Sony has launched two new products in the US which are the WF-XB700 truly wireless earphones and the WH-CH710N Noise Canceling Headphones. Among its features, the truly wireless WF-XB700, being part of the ‘XB’ family has excellent bass reproduction while the WH-CH710N claims good noise cancellation with its Artificial Intelligence Noise Cancelation (AINC).
Starting with the WF-XB700, it features Sony’s EXTRA BASS technology that creates precise, punchy bass rhythms while maintaining vocal clarity, perfect for those who love the EDM or Hip-hop genre. It is designed with a Ergonomic Tri-hold structure that will provide for a comfortable fit and it is rated for IPX4 water resistance. It has quick charge technology that can provide for 60 mins of playback in just 10 mins of charge, while the total listening time with the charging case is 18 hours.
The WH-CH710N is part of Sony’s upper mid-range ANC headphones that has a premium feeling design with an adjustable metal slider, NFC, and soft oval-shaped earpads. It features Sony’s newer Artificial Intelligence Noise Cancelation that works with its dual microphones to constantly analyse environmental ambient sound components, and accordingly set the best noise-canceling mode. It also features quick charging, 60 mins with 10 mins of charging, and has a total listening time of 35 hours.
The WF-XB700 model will be priced at $129.99 (Approx. Rs. 9,905) and will be available in black and blue colour. The WH-CH710N model will have retail price of $199.99 (Approx. Rs. 15,239) and will come only in black. Both products will go on pre-sale from April 2020.
Commenting on the launch, Mike Fasulo, president and chief operating officer of Sony Electronics North America said:
We are proud to deliver Sony’s latest audio innovations, created with our great customers in mind. These new models offer more ways to enjoy Sony’s EXTRA BASS and best-in-class noise cancellation, which can help users reduce the distractions of loud ambient noise, both in their homes and outdoors.