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1000X WIRELESS NOISE-CANCELLING HEADPHONES

Full Specifications and Features

MDR-1000X

$499.99

Weight
Approx. 275 g (without cable)
Driver Unit
40 mm, dome type (CCAW Voice Coil)
Magnet
Neodymium
Dynamic Type
Closed, dynamic
Impedance (Ohm)
46 ohm (1 kHz) (when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned on), 14 ohm (1 kHz) (when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned off)
Diaphragm
Aluminum coated LCP
Frequency Response
4 Hz-40,000 Hz
Sensitivities (dB/mW)
103 dB/mW (1 kHz)(when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned on), 98 dB/mW (1 kHz)(when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned off)
Volume Control
Touch sensor
Cord Type
Single-sided (detachable)
Cord Length
Headphone cable (approx. 1.5 m, silver-coated OFC strands, gold-plated stereo mini plug)
Plug
Gold-plated L-shaped stereo mini plug
Usage Time
Max. 20 hours(NC ON), Max. 22 hours (NC OFF)
Charge Time
Approx. 4 Hours
Wearing Style
Circumaural
Unit of Microphone
Electret Condenser Microphone
Direction of In-Line Microphone
All Direction
cream
  • Carrying Case
  • Plug Adaptor for In-flight Use
  • Headphone cable (approx. 1.5 m, silver-coated OFC strands, gold-plated stereo mini plug)
  • USB Cable

Features

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Noise cancelling beyond compare

Never before have Sony headphones so effectively controlled noise. Latest features and techniques enable the MDR-1000X to provide industry-leading noise cancellation . Low frequency vehicle noise and mid to high frequency sound including voices have been reduced with the MDR-1000X compared to our previous Sony noise cancelling model.

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Noise, tackled and tamed

New high sensitivity drivers efficiently filter out unwanted noise while Dual Noise Sensor technology uses internal and external microphones to detect and offset ambient sound. Close-fitting urethane foam earpads surround your ear and lock out distractions.

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World in. World out.

Take control of sound with SENSE ENGINE™. Hear only what you want to hear and nothing else. SENSE ENGINE™ gives you the freedom to tune in and out of your music at a touch.  

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Optimizes and adjusts to you

These headphones analyse your personal characteristics and wearing style, then optimize sound for you. 

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Turn down the music for a conversation

Talk without taking your headphones off. Place one hand over the housing to instantly decrease music volume.   

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Stay immersed and catch every word

Listen to your music without distraction while still catching important messages and announcements.

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Stay immersed, yet aware

Hear essential everyday sounds such as traffic while listening to your music in the background.

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Truly authentic sound

Hear music that stays true to the original recording with High-Resolution Audio. Optimized for High-Resolution Audio, S-Master HX reduces distortion and allows you to enjoy all the subtleties of your music. These headphones also include a powerful 40 mm driver with Liquid Crystal Polymer (LCP) diaphragm for handling heavy beats, and can reproduce a full range of frequencies up to 40 kHz.

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Restore all your compressed files

The Digital Sound Enhancement Engine HX (DSEE HX) upscales compressed digital music files (MP3, ACC, ATRAC and WMA) and takes them closer to the quality of High-Resolution Audio. By restoring the high-range sound lost in compression, DSEE HX produces your digital music files in rich, natural sound. 

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High quality wireless listening with LDAC

LDAC transmits approximately three times more data (at the maximum transfer rate: 990 kbps) than conventional BLUETOOTH® Wireless Audio, which allows you to enjoy High-Resolution Audio content in exceptional sound quality close to High-Resolution Audio .

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Luxurious leather

Soft synthetic leather on the housing and earpads give a luxurious look and feel. Designed to fit securely over your ears for hours of comfortable listening.

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Ready to travel

Swivel folding earcups make it easy to store your headphones in a suitcase, bag or the supplied carrying case while travelling.  

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Swipe and tap

Simply touch the gesture panel on the earpads to stop, play, skip through tracks, change volume or activate the smartphone's voice assistant features.

Clear hands-free calling

A built-in microphone and HD voice support enables you to conduct crisp, clear hands-free calls.