Sony has given details of what will be the renewal of its high-end earbuds after two years, as well as a release date. And they are very promising.
It’s been two years since Sony introduced the WF-1000XM4that we already had occasion to analyze. As always, Sony is one of the leading manufacturers when it comes to audio equipment (along with other manufacturers such as Yamaha or JBL; of the latter we have also reviewed some earbuds recently). It’s hard not to pay attention every time we hear news from Sony in this field.
According to 91Mobilesthere is less and less left for the new Sony WF-1000XM5 are presented. There is already a date for it and a small teaser about what its design will be like. In addition, the manufacturer promises better noise cancellation features, in addition to being lighter, charging faster and incorporating new technology for its driver.
Sony WF-1000MX5: presentation date and what to expect
For the silence. By the sound.
— Sony Electronics (@SonyElectronics) July 18, 2023
The Japanese company has let see a small detail of its design on Twitter. The image also reveals its presentation date, which It is scheduled for July 24.in less than a week. Clues about your design the same medium leaked them a few days agoand it can be seen that they will change slightly from the previous generation. For now, they look more stylized.
Regarding what we can expect, we have commented above that Sony is doing a lot of emphasis on noise cancellation technology. It seems that they hope to greatly improve the previous generation, which already did not have bad capabilities at all.
The earbuds will weigh 5.9 grams and will have a new technology called Dynamic Driver X which also incorporates an 8.4 mm driver. The headphones have two custom processors, with two feedback microphones with which they hope to achieve that more precise noise cancellation.
With regard to the voice collection in calls, there will be three microphones in each headset so that our voice can be heard clearly on the other end of the line. The WF-1000MX5 will feature Hi-Res Audio and the DSEE Extreme standard.
Regarding the box of the device, it will have a 500mAh battery that will allow a total autonomy of 24 hours. The new Sony headphones will be compatible with Bluetooth 5.3 and, in addition, they will have multiple connection points. The helmets are also IPX4 certified for water resistance.
It is also expected that inherit touch control from their predecessor and that fast charging allows you to have them from 0 to 100% in a matter of two hours. For now there are no details about the price, but we hope that in less than a week Sony will clear up our doubts.