The Sony WH-1000XM4 is a James Bond-class gadget among headphones. With its app, it offers immense possibilities for sound customisation and use of ANC and innovative, immersive 360-degree sound. Its tuning is particularly suitable for fans of rock, pop or hip hop, for whom the warmly tuned over-ear headphones serve up rich, deep bass. Disadvantage: It is noisy in Bluetooth mode.
WH-1000XM4 (ANC, 30 h, Cable, Wireless)WH-XB910N (ANC, 30 h, Wireless)WH-1000XM5 (ANC, 30 h, Wireless, Cable)
The technology with two noise sensors and two microphones on each ear cup detects ambient noise and sends the data to the HD noise minimization processor QN1. Using a new algorithm, the QN1 then processes...
|Equipment + Functions|
Bluetooth headphones, Over ear headphones
1 x USB-C, Jack 3.5mm (1x)
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Overall ratingVery good91/100
stereoplaySingle testReleaseJuly 2021
PC MagazinSingle testReleaseJune 2021
The Sony headphones are compact, have hardly any weaknesses and offer a strong smartphone connection via app. There is still room for improvement in the acoustics, especially when making phone calls.