Overview: The Sony MDR-XB950BT Bluetooth wireless headphones let you enjoy your music without the hassle of dangling
cables. The headphones
have Bluetooth wireless technology, as well as the easy pairing of NFC. A
switchable Electro Bass Boost function gives your music a more powerful sound
when you want it. The soft earpads gently surround your ears for hours of comfort. The headphones come with a USB
charging cable and an audio connecting cable for those times when you need to
plug the headphones in.
Bluetooth: The MDR-XB950BTs feature Bluetooth 3.0 to
wirelessly deliver crystal clear audio from a compatible digital music player,
smartphone, tablet, or computer within a range of approximately 30 feet (10
meters). The headphones are compatible with the following Bluetooth Profiles:
Headset Profile (HSP), Hands-Free Profile (HFP), Advanced Audio
Distribution Profile (A2DP), and Audio Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP).
Built-in apt-X and AAC codec support provides maximum signal quality when
streaming your audio wirelessly.
NFC: With compatible Android smartphones (Android 2.3.3 or
later), you can pair with the headphones using NFC (Near Field
Communication) using the one-touch connection method. By simply touching the
device to the "N" mark on the right ear cup, the phone and headphones are
Music/Phone Controls: The headphones have built-in controls on the right ear cup
for music playback as well as phone calls. When listening to music via Bluetooth, you can use
the two-way slide switch for skip next/previous, fast forward/reverse. Pressing the slide switch allows you to
pause/play the music or answer/end a phone call. A separate rocker switch
controls volume up or down. An omnidirectional, electret condenser microphone is located on the front of the left ear cup for making phone calls. The mic's frequency response is 100-4000Hz.
Electro Bass Boost: The MDR-XB950BT is equipped with an
Electro Bass Boost circuit that delivers extra bass at the press of a button.
Note: The Electro Bass Boost feature does not operate
when the headphones are connected via the included cable.
Swiveling Ear Cups: The ear cups on the MDR-XB950BT swivel
out to let you listen to external sounds or carry on a conversation. When not in
use, the swiveling ear cups fold flat for easy storage.
Drivers: The MDR-XB950BTs have large 40mm drivers that deliver
full and balanced sound. You can enjoy a full 20Hz-20kHz frequency response when
streaming music, and an extended frequency of 3Hz-20kHz when using the supplied
Rechargeable Battery: The MDR-XB950BT has a built-in
3.7-volt Lithium-Ion rechargeable battery that fully charges in about 4 hours via the supplied USB charging
cable. Maximum battery life estimates (with Bluetooth) are as follows:
Note: About 7 hours of
continuous communication is possible after 1 hour of charging.
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