Sony WH-1000XM3 (Black) is rated 4.6 out of 5 by 1962.
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Sony WH-1000XM3 (Black)

Wireless Bluetooth Noise Cancelling Over Ear Headphones with Built in Alexa

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Open Box Guide Price (1 available across all stores) £134 .950000
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RRP £159 .000000

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”Still superb, and now more affordable”. ’What Hi-Fi?’ 5 Star review.

The best made better – improved Digital Active noise cancellation

Already one of the best noise cancellation systems out there, Sony’s Digital Active system is better than ever. The new QN1 processor is more powerful than ever, meaning, if you travel by 'plane, train or coach, you’ll hear less background noise than ever. Quiet sections of music are now audible and the whole travel experience becomes more restful than ever before.

More options for noise cancellation
New settings include the ability to cancel out background noise, even without music playing – this is ideal when you’re trying to read in a busy environment. Atmospheric Pressure Optimiser adjusts the frequency response and microphone sensitivity for the best sound when in flight. Use the Sony Headphones Connect app and get even more control over your sound.

Now with the purity of analogue sound
Moving from a digital amp to analogue one has given these award-winning headphones an even purer and more involving sound quality. Whatever the genre of music you listen to, it will simply sound more ‘real’ now there’s an analogue amplifier in charge of pumping out the sound.

Improved wireless Bluetooth connection with NFC
Featuring Bluetooth v4.2 connectivity to your smartphone, tablet or laptop, wireless sound is better than ever from these headphones. For a speedy connection with your smartphone, the WH-1000XM3 also features NFC (Near Field Communication). Simply tap the NFC-equipped phone against the headphones and it's paired and ready to go. If you prefer, a wired connection is also included.

The highest quality wireless sound
Using the LDAC wireless audio system means these headphones are able to receive around three times more detail than ordinary Bluetooth headphones. With an improved frequency response, you’ll hear more of the music, with the quietest details easy to hear.

Plug in the cable and experience Hi-Res sound
With Hi-Res music files now more popular than ever, only Hi-Res headphones will make the most of this expansive-sounding format. Plug in the supplied cable and these Sony headphones become Hi-Res compatible. With a frequency response of 4 - 40,000kHz, the Sony's easily cover a huge frequency response. From the deepest rumbling of sub-bass to subtle harmonics that affect the way we hear top-end notes, the Sony has it covered.

Sound precision with DSEE and LCP drivers
DSEE HX upsamples compressed music files, giving them a fuller, richer sound. Using 40mm drivers with LCP (Liquid Crystal Polymer) diaphragms, these Sony headphones are quick to react to the most dynamic music.

Now with Amazon Alexa and Google voice assistants
Using the built-in microphone, the Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones are compatible with Amazon Alexa and Google’s voice Assistant. Simply press and hold the noise cancelling button and ask your PA a question. The touch sensitive pad also lets you communicate more easily – simply hold the pad to instantly turn down the volume with Quick Attention. For previous versions (prior to 4.1.1.) full instructions on how to update can be found here.

Quicker to charge and 30 hours battery life
The XM3 version is even quicker to charge than before. Use the optional AC adaptor and just 10 minutes of charging is enough for 5 hours playback – perfect for when you’re in a hurry. Once fully charged up (in around 3 hours), these headphones give up to 30 hours of playback – easily enough for a week’s worth of commuting.

Lighter and more comfortable than before
Compared to the previous version, the WH1000XM3’s weigh 20g less. Combine this with the thicker and softer foam used and you’ve got even greater comfort than before. Subtle changes to the style makes them look more attractive, too.

Made for music on the move
Supplied with a premium travel case, the foldable WH-1000XM3 headphones make the perfect travel partner. An aeroplane adapter plug is also supplied – letting you make the most of the noise cancellation ability and enjoy your music with far less disturbance.

Travel with the best, pack the Sony WH-1000XM3.
Overview
Cable Length
1.2m
Type
Bluetooth, Closed Back, Over Ear, Noise Cancelling
Plug size
3.5mm
Smart Features
Smartphone control
Yes
Connectivity
Bluetooth
Yes
Audio
High Resolution Audio
Yes
Sensitivity
104.5/101dB cancellation on/off
Features
Closed back
Yes
Over Ear
Yes
Weight
Weight (KG)
255g
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Absolutely perfect Exactly what I’d have expected from a Sony product
Date published: 2021-12-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Noise cancelling world class! Had other top brands for several years and my personal experience is that these Sony XM3,s are the best so far in audio quality, noise cancelling and ease of use. Great battery life and comfortable to wear. Love the swipe control.
Date published: 2021-12-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I can’t use in-ear phones The sound quality is excellent and the touch controls make it easy to control your listening though occasionally they don’t pick up your touches but not a major problem. Could have come with a longer charging cable, perhaps even a stand for them to go on.
Date published: 2021-12-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Awesome sound & noise cancelling Title says it all. I tried the XM4 too but these seemed as good with easier to use ambient sound. And cheaper. Only 4* because they continuously drop calls back to my phone and the ear cups are just a bit too small for my massive ears so become uncomfortable after a while. Admittedly I have big ears and they’re ok for 2-3 hours!!
Date published: 2021-12-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product Received as a birthday gift recently. Very impressed with sound quality, comfort & ease of use.
Date published: 2021-12-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great comfortable very good quality I use them for receiving calls and listing to music while exercising the quality of bass and music is just amazing really happy with the purchase
Date published: 2021-12-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great ... but no mute option when using MS Teams Excellent features. However, it would be great if you could mute/unmute yourself when in a MS Teams meeting. To be fair, it never said it was compatible for use with MS Teams.
Date published: 2021-12-01
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Perfect sound I did need help with the set up from my son. But I am not a techie.
Date published: 2021-12-01
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