WF-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones
WF1000XM4S.CE7
WAS £249.00 £199.00

WF-1000XM4 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones

Evolved Digital Noise Cancelling and immersive high-quality sound, personalised to you

WF1000XM4S.CE7

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Truly wireless headphones with digital noise cancelling, smart listening technology, clear call quality, Bluetooth® connectivity, ergonomic fit, water resistance, and all-day power.

  • Digital Noise Cancelling with Integrated Processor V1
  • Exceptional sound quality with High-Resolution Audio Wireless
  • Smart listening and superior call quality
  • Precise Voice Pickup technology for clear hands-free call? Precise Voice Pickup technology, uses beamforming microphones and a bone-conduction sensor to allow the WF-1000XM4 microphone to pick up your voice clearly and accurately for hands-free calls – at home, in a café or wherever you are.
  • Up to 24 hours battery life & Quick charging On a full charge with noise cancelling on, the headphones offer 8 hours, with the charging case providing a further 16 hours. With noise cancelling off, it’s even longer – 12 hours of power on a full charge, with a further 3x charges from the charging case, for up to 36 hours of play time.
  • IPX4 water resistance As an added bonus, with an IPX4 water resistance rating, splashes and sweat won’t stop the WF1000XM4 earbuds!
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You won’t find many true wireless earbuds that come close to matching the all-round brilliance of the Sony WF-1000XM4

June 2021

"The latest truly wireless in ear headphones have amazing Hi res audio performance with unrivalled noise cancelling so you only hear your music at its best."

June 2021

June 2021

FEATURES

Industry-leading noise cancellation[FN|As of April 26th 2021. According to research by Sony Corporation, measured using JEITA-compliant guidelines in Truly Wireless style noise cancelling headphones market.] – now even better


Everything in the WF-1000XM4 headphones has been designed from the ground up. Like our new Integrated Processor V1, specially developed by Sony, that cancels more noise than ever, a new driver unit with more performance, noise sensing microphones, and innovative Noise Isolation Earbud Tips with a more stable fit.

Integrated Processor V1


Specially developed by Sony, our new Integrated Processor V1 takes the noise cancelling performance of our acclaimed QN1e chip and goes even further. Improved noise cancelling performance and Bluetooth ‘System on Chip’ technology delivers the industry’s highest level of noise cancelling yet uses less power.

High performance dual noise sensor microphones


Two noise sensing microphones per ear – one feed-forward and one feed-back – on the surface of the headphones catch more of the ambient sounds of your surroundings, whether it’s in-flight noise, city traffic or office chatter.

New 6mm driver unit


A newly designed 6mm driver unit, featuring a 20% increase in magnet volume and the high compliance diaphragm, gives you improved performance in low frequencies. It also enhances noise cancelling by generating a high-precision cancellation signal to the low frequency range.

Noise Isolation Earbud Tips


Newly developed Noise Isolation Earbud Tips feature a unique polyurethane foam material. Soft and elastic, it maximises the surface contact area between the earbud tip and the ear canal, eliminating gaps to insulate sound and reduce noise. It also improves adhesion to the ear canal for a more stable fit, making the WF-1000XM4 headphones easy to wear.

Minimising wind noise


Even on windy days you’ll stay totally immersed. Automatic Wind Noise Reduction mode detects when it’s windy and automatically suppresses it.

Hear more of what’s around you


In Ambient Sound mode, the WF-1000XM4 headphones capture more of the sound around you than ever before, which means you get a more natural listening experience and stay connected to your environment.

Exceptional sound quality


The WF-1000XM4 now supports High-Resolution Audio Wireless [FN|Need to set the function to “Priority on Sound Quality” using the Sony | Headphones Connect app. Compatible devices supporting LDAC will be needed.]. Thanks to specially designed 6mm drivers, they reproduce a dynamic sound despite their small size, and the high compliance diaphragm reproduces a rich bass range. The Integrated Processor V1 also enhances sound quality and reduces distortion, and enables LDAC codec processing and DSEE Extreme.

Enjoy High-Resolution Audio without wires


The WF-1000XM4 now supports High-Resolution Audio Wireless [FN|Need to set the function to “Priority on Sound Quality” using the Sony | Headphones Connect app. Compatible devices supporting LDAC will be needed.], thanks to LDAC, our industry-adopted audio coding technology. LDAC transmits approximately three times more data (at the maximum transfer rate of 990 kbps) than conventional Bluetooth® audio, allowing you to enjoy High-Resolution Audio content in exceptional quality, as close as possible to that of a dedicated wired connection.

Real-time restoration of all your compressed files


Using Edge-AI (Artificial Intelligence), DSEE Extreme™ (Digital Sound Enhancement Engine) upscales compressed digital music files in real time.[FN|Activate the DSEE Extreme™ from the Sony | Headphones Connect app.] Dynamically recognising instrumentation, musical genres, and individual elements of each song, such as vocals or interludes, it restores the high-range sound lost in compression for a richer, more complete listening experience.

An even smarter listening experience


As soon as you speak to someone, Speak-to-Chat automatically pauses the music and lets in ambient sound so you can conduct a conversation[FN|In rare cases, Speak-to-Chat may unintentionally start up in response to vibrations caused by devices such as electric toothbrushes, electric massagers and electric shavers, and activities such as brushing teeth, coughing or humming.]  – handy if you want to keep your headphones on, or your hands are full. And once your chat is over, your music starts playing again automatically[FN|To deactivate Speak-to-Chat and return to your music immediately, tap either the left or right touch panel. Otherwise, music will resume playing by default 15 seconds after your conversation ends in Speak-to-Chat mode. This timeframe can be customised using the Sony | Headphones Connect app.]. Speak-to-Chat recognises and reacts to your voice. It is based on Precise Voice Pickup Technology, which combines four microphones and sensors with advanced audio signal processing.

Adaptive Sound Control automatically adjusts to your situation


Adaptive Sound Control is a smart function that senses where you are and what you’re doing – for example, travelling, walking or waiting – then adjusts ambient sound settings for the ideal listening experience.

Headphones that get to know you


You can opt to have Adaptive Sound Control learn to recognise places that you frequently visit, like your office, the gym, or a favourite café, and tailor sound to suit the situation.

Superior call quality


Precise Voice Pickup Technology uses beamforming microphones and a bone-conduction sensor to allow the WF-1000XM4 headphones to pick up your voice clearly and accurately for hands-free calls – at home, in a café or wherever you are. In addition, Noise Cancelling lets you hear the person on the other end of the call more clearly, even in noisy situations.

Beamforming microphones


Beamforming microphones are calibrated to only pick up sounds from your mouth. With an improved signal-to-noise ratio they’ll catch every word, even when there’s a lot of noise around you.

Bone-conduction sensor


A bone-conduction sensor only picks up vibrations from your voice – it doesn’t register ambient sound – enabling even clearer speech when making calls.

Control with your voice


Get hands-free help. Just say “OK Google” or “Alexa” to activate your preferred voice assistant. [FN|The feature to activate Google Assistant by saying “OK Google” is only available for Android devices. Google, Google Assistant and Android are trademarks of Google LLC. Amazon, Alexa and all related logos are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. The Google Assistant and Alexa are not available in all languages and countries/regions. Install the Google Assistant app and set up with Sony | Headphones Connect app. For Amazon Alexa, install the Amazon Alexa app and set up with Sony | Headphones Connect app.] Enjoy entertainment, connect with friends, get information, listen to music and notifications, set reminders, and more. You can even control your headphones’ features like noise cancellation with your voice. [FN|Only available for Google Assistant. Please see details on https://support.google.com/assistant/answer/7172842#headphones]

Find your headphones with Fast Pair


The WF-1000XM4 headphones support Google’s helpful new Fast Pair feature. In one tap, the WF-1000XM4 enable quick, effortless Bluetooth pairing with your Android devices. You can easily locate where you left your headphones by ringing them or checking their last known location on your smartphone. You’ll even receive a notification when your headphones battery is running low so you know when to charge them.

Easy pairing with your computer


Swift Pair makes it quick and easy to pair your WF-1000XM4 headphones with your Windows 10 laptop, desktop PC or tablet. Pop-up pairing guidance appears on nearby Windows 10 devices when pairing mode is selected.

Ergonomic surface design for a better fit


Since introducing the world’s first in-ear headphones in 1982 (MDR-E252), we’ve surveyed huge amounts of data relating to ear shapes from around the world. The WF-1000XM4 headphones are the product of that research, combining a shape that matches the ear cavity with a new ergonomic surface design for a more stable fit.

Use the app to find your perfect size


Find the right fit for your ears with the Sony | Headphones Connect app. It takes you through a few simple measurements to find the ideal size of Noise Isolation Earbud Tips[FN|In order for measurements to be taken, the Noise Isolation Earbud Tips must be attached to the WF-1000XM4 headphones.] to ensure maximum sound quality and minimum outside noise.

Perfect for TV shows, movies and more


Watching video content on your smartphone or tablet? The advanced wireless connection on the WF-1000XM4 syncs what you see on screen precisely with what you hear on your headphones for more enjoyable viewing.

A clearer, more stable Bluetooth signal


The optimisation of the transmission algorithm with the Integrated Processor V1 has made the connection more stable and less prone to sound skipping, even in an environment where there is interference. It allows sound to be transmitted to both ears at the same time with very low latency, and with a higher signal strength than ever before. (A) WF-1000X L to R Relay BT Transmission. (B) WF-1000XM4 L/R Simultaneous BT Transmission.

Water resistant for everyday use


With an IPX4 water resistance rating[FN|Protection assured against water splashing from any angle, excluding the sound conduit (sound exit tube), ventilation holes, and microphone holes in the unit (2 locations) of the headphones. The charging case is not water resistant.], splashes and sweat won’t stop these headphones – so you can keep on moving to the music.

Listen all day, charge in minutes


You can enjoy a full working day of charge – 8 hours – from your headphones and store another 16 hours in the case. That means a full 24 hours[FN|8hrs (earbuds) + 16hrs (charging case ), total 24hrs when using Noise Cancelling and Bluetooth® connection. 12hrs (earbuds) + 24hrs (charging case), total 36hrs when using Bluetooth® connection with Noise Cancelling switched off.] of listening time every time you leave the house. In a hurry? Just a 5 minute quick charge gives you up to 60 minutes of play time and the Sony | Headphones Connect app will even notify you when your charging case drops below 30%.

Easy wireless charging with Qi technology


No cables necessary, the WF-1000XM4 feature Qi technology for easy wireless charging.[FN|Charging pad sold separately. The charging case is compatible with wireless charging pads that meet the Qi standard. Depending on the wireless charging pad you are using, it may not be able to charge properly.] You can even use a smartphone with Qi technology, like the latest Xperia model with battery share function[FN|Xperia 1 III Availability may vary by region.][FN|It is not possible to power the Headphone while charging the Xperia.], to charge your headphones and charging case.

Everything’s at your fingertips


The WF-1000XM4 headphones feature intuitive touch control settings – for example, tap on the left earbud to change from Noise Cancelling to Ambient Sound and long tap for Quick Attention, or double tap on the right to skip to the next track. What’s more, you can assign your own functions to each earbud using the Headphones Connect app.[FN|The Sony | Headphones Connect app lets you assign alternative options, such as Google Assistant, Amazon Alexa, and music volume control, to each earbud. If neither Noise Cancelling nor Ambient Sound is required, set the function to "OFF“ using the Sony | Headphones Connect app.]

Instant pause and play


Just take the earbuds out of your ears and the music stops – a proximity sensor knows when you are wearing one or both earbuds. Pop the earbuds back in and the music starts again.

How do you like to listen?


With the Sony | Headphones Connect app, Ambient Sound Control lets you adjust the volume of background sound and gives you the option to allow voices alone to be heard. Meanwhile, the Equaliser lets you customise sound levels to suit your music.

Choose your colour


The WF-1000XM4 headphones come in your choice of black or silver.

Smaller size, no compromise


We redesigned the internal layout to make the WF-1000XM4 headphones 10% smaller than the previous generation, without compromising on sound quality or battery life. At just 7.3g, they’re light enough to wear all day. The charging case is smaller too by 40%, yet still gives you 16 hours of on-the-go charge.

Better for the environment


There’s no plastic in the WF-1000XM4 packaging is designed based on low toxicity design principles and a ‘Made to be remade” philosophy that’s more socially responsible. 99% of paper packaging, other than labels, are produced using recycled and sustainable materials developed specially for Sony.

What’s in the box


Open up the packaging for your WF-1000XM4 headphones and you’ll find 3 sizes of Noise Isolation Earbud Tips included, as well as a USB-C charging cable.

So immersive. So real.


Immerse yourself in sound all around you. As real as if you are there at a live concert or with the artist recording in a studio. With 360 Reality Audio, music has never been so immersive and so real. These headphones let you enjoy 360 Reality Audio.[FN|Sony | Headphones Connect App is needed. Requires subscription to a music streaming service – subscription fees apply. Some services may not be available in certain countries/regions.]

360 Spatial Sound Personalizer


With the Sony | 360 Spatial Sound Personalizer app[FN|Sony | 360 Spatial Sound Personalizer is an app that personalises your sound experience when connected to a BRAVIA XR TV.], you’ll enjoy a sound experience that’s optimised for you. The app captures and analyses your ear shape, allowing these headphones to create your own personal spatial sound field when paired with BRAVIA XR TVs.[FN|Firmware update available by Jan 2022 and is required to enjoy 360 Spatial Sound on BRAVIA XR. Network connection required for firmware update of BRAVIA XR.][FN|The same experience as WH-1000XM4 headphones (shown in picture) is available.][FN|BRAVIA XR™ and Wireless Transmitter WLA-NS7 sold separately.]

Dolby Atmos experience


With a Sony WLA-NS7 wireless transmitter connected to a BRAVIA XR TV[FN|Firmware update available by Jan 2022 and is required to enjoy 360 Spatial Sound on BRAVIA XR. Network connection required for firmware update of BRAVIA XR.][FN|BRAVIA XR™ and Wireless Transmitter WLA-NS7 sold separately.], your headphones create the ideal arrangement of phantom speakers all around you so you can enjoy a Dolby Atmos experience. Be immersed in the scene and feel right at the heart of the action.[FN|The same experience as WH-1000XM4 headphones (shown in picture) is available.]

SPECIFICATIONS

Size & Weight
Weight
Approx. 41 g
General Features
Headphone Type
Truly Wireless
Driver Unit
6 mm
Magnet
High power neodymium magnets
Frequency Response(Bluetooth® Communication)
20Hz - 20, 000Hz(44.1kHz sampling) / 20Hz - 40, 000Hz(LDAC 96kHz sampling, 990kbps)
Waterproof
Yes(IPX4)
DSEE Extreme
Yes
Battery
Battery Charge Time
Approx. 1.5 hrs
Battery Life(continuous music playback time)
Max. 8 hrs(NC On) / Max. 12 hrs(NC Off)
BATTERY LIFE(CONTINUOUS COMMUNICATION TIME)
Max. 5.5 hrs(NC On) / Max. 6.0 hrs(NC Off)
Bluetooth® Specification
Bluetooth® version
BLUETOOTH Specification Version5.2
Profile
A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
Supported Audio Format(s)
SBC, AAC, LDAC
Supported Content Protection
SCMS-T
Noise Cancelling
Ambient Sound Mode
Yes
Quick Attention
Yes
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