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Sony’s new wireless noise-canceling earbuds can replace your very bad Apple AirPods

Sony’s new wireless noise-canceling earbuds can replace your very bad Apple AirPods

And the WF-1000XM3 are in the same series as Sony's WH-1000XM3, the "Bose-killer" headphones that compete with Bose's QC 35 headphones that have been considered the gold-standard in wireless noise-cancelling headphones. One other thing that's worth mentioning is that Sony might have permanent cut the WH-1000XM3 price by $50, so you can now buy a brand new pair from any USA retailer in the country for just $300. Being an advanced Earphones, it comes with an active noise cancellation feature and many other powerful features which makes it the best Earphones on the market. The case can fully charge your internal headphones three times, for a total of 24 hours of musical entertainment. With active noise cancellation switch on, you can listen to up to 6 hours of music with a single charge. Sony also states that the earbuds come with a quick-charge feature, in which a 10-minute charge can give about 90 minutes of playback.

It improves audio quality in calls and overall connection stability, and means you can choose to use just one of the earbuds if you prefer. They have refreshed looks over the two-year-old WF-1000X, improved NC and longer battery life. The WF-1000XM3 buds are small and light but manage to pack in a newly developed Bluetooth® chip. With 4 sizes of hybrid earbuds and three sizes of triple comfort earbuds, you can find your ideal fit. Placing your finger over an earbud turns its volume down and lets in ambient sound, so you can immediately hear what's happening around you.

The buds also have a proximity sensor that will automatically stop playback once you remove one bud from your ear, as well as touch controls for noise-cancelling and playback. Headphones Connect app, which provides customization features for sound, noise cancellation, touch controls and more.

Optimised for the Google Assistant [4], you can control your headphones by voice, making the WF-1000XM3s the ideal commuter companion.

Sony says the WF-1000XM3s will arrive this August for $230.

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[1 ] As of 1June 2019.

Up to 24 hours with Noise Cancelling on (6h x 3 charges) and up to 32 hours with Noise Cancelling off (8h x 3 charges).

The WH-1000XM3's noise-canceling abilities, audio performance, and many features made the $348 headphones one of our IFA 2018 top picks and a category victor in our Best of Headphones feature.

[4] Google is a trademark of Google LLC.