Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones take you even deeper into silence with further improvements to Sony’s industry-leading noise cancellation, and smart listening that adjusts to your situation. With the Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones one can experience the next level of silence. This awesome level of noise cancelling cuts more outside sound than ever before. And experience how smart headphones can be with advanced noise-cancelling technology such as Adaptive Sound Control, and the convenience of smart features including Quick Attention, Voice Assistant compatibility and touch control.
HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1
Lose yourself in silence. Escape the sounds of the city with industry-leading noise cancellation. The noise cancelling technology in the WH-1000XM3 headphones is our most advanced ever with close fitting ear pads and our HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1. With the new HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1, noise cancelling power is greatly enhanced. Having a dedicated NC processor also ensures the reproduction of your music is never compromised due to processor performance. Most noise-cancelling headphones are designed to block out vehicle noise when traveling. The Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones are no exception, but are also highly effective at blocking out daily noise like voices and the background sounds you might hear walking through a city.
Unique Personal Optimising analyses the sonic characteristics caused by head size, glasses and hair, then optimises sound to you. Unique Atmospheric Pressure Optimising delivers optimal sound at high altitude.
Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones’ LDAC transmits approximately three times more data (at the maximum transfer rate of 990 kbps) than conventional BLUETOOTH® wireless audio, allowing you to enjoy High-Resolution Audio content in exceptional quality, as close as possible to that of a dedicated wired connection.
A built-in amplifier integrated in HD Noise Cancelling Processor QN1 realises the best-in-class signal-to-noise ratio and low distortion for portable devices and delivers exceptional sound quality in the Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones. Powerful 40-mm drivers with Liquid Crystal Polymer (LCP) diaphragms make the headphones perfect for handling heavy beats and can reproduce a full range of frequencies up to 40 kHz.
Adaptive Sound Control
Smart listening by SENSE ENGINE — automatically adjusts to your situation in the Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones. Adaptive Sound Control automatically detects your activity such as travelling, walking and waiting, then adjusts ambient sound settings to you. And with Quick Attention, you can communicate without removing your headphones – simply place your hand over the housing to turn the volume down for instant conversation. Take trips without interruption and lose yourself in the music with no background noise. Be aware of everything around you, from street to office, while still enjoying music. Hear important announcements while you wait with reduced background noise. SENSE ENGINE™ gives you the power to tune in and out of your music at a touch.
Sony I Headphones Connect App
Download the Sony I Headphones Connect app to use Smart Listening by Adaptive Sound Control, control your ambient sound settings and adjust the sound levels with the equaliser. Communicate without taking your headphones off. Place your hand over the housing to turn the volume down for instant conversation. Adjust ambient sound with the Sony | Headphones Connect APP to hear essential sounds when you’re listening on the move. Find your perfect sound tone for every song from the presets, also easily customisable to your preference with Sony | Headphones Connect APP. Feel immersed in sound wherever you are. Experience audio optimised for different listening environments including outdoor stages, clubs, halls and arenas. Choose the direction you want the sound to come from, just as you can with a wireless speaker.
Smart & Comfortable Enough
Wear the Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones all day in total comfort. Super soft, pressure-relieving ear pads in foamed urethane evenly distribute pressure and increase ear pad contact for a stable fit. Comfort is further enhanced by a larger and deeper ergonomic ear space structure. And with a lighter weight design, your music is the only thing you’ll notice all day.
Smarter than your average headphones as it provides everything at your fingertips. Answer hands-free phone calls with a double tap, or change tracks, adjust the volume and make calls by touching or swiping the panel. And help from your phone’s voice assistant is just one long press away.
Be smarter with the Voice Assistant service. Ask it questions. Tell it to do things. It’s your own personal assistant, always ready to help. Simply press-and-hold the noise cancelling button and ask your phone’s assistant something while pressing.
Clearer hands-free calling facilities with a double tap. Conversation flows freely with easy, hands-free calling. Leave your phone where it is, just speak with a double tap. Thanks to several microphones, Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones deliver clearer voice quality to the other person on the phone.
Change the track, turn the volume up or down and take or make calls by tapping or swiping the panel with your fingertip.
All day power and quick charging
With a huge 30 hours of battery life, you’ll have enough power for even long trips away with the Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones. And if you need to charge in a hurry, you can get five hours’ worth of charge after just ten minutes with the optional AC adapter.
Tech Spec. & Features
- Driver Unit
- 40 mm, dome type (CCAW Voice coil)
- DSEE HX
- Stereo Mini Jack
- Frequency response
- 4 Hz-40,000 Hz
- Frequency Response (Bluetooth® Communication)
- 20 Hz–20,000 Hz (44.1 kHz Sampling)/20 Hz–40,000 Hz (LDAC 96 kHz Sampling, 990 kbps)
- Frequency Response (Active Operation)
- 4 Hz-40,000 Hz
- Passive Operation
- Cord length
- Headphone cable (approx. 1.2 m, OFC strands, gold-plated stereo mini plug)
Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones take you even deeper into silence with further improvements to Sony’s industry-leading noise cancellation, and smart listening that adjusts to your situation.