Twitiq Review: Sony WH-1000XM2 Premium Noise Cancelling Wireless HeadPhones

Sony WH-1000XM2
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Everyone is looking for the latest in gadgets. Having a wireless and noise cancelling headphone like Sony WH-1000XM2  is one of the best gadgets you can purchase. It becomes easier to use when you are on the go, without getting entangled with any cables and the best part is you can talk to someone on the other end without too much background noise.

Looking for the best noise cancelling headphones, then Sony has come out with its latest gadget, WH-1000XM2. The previous headphones by Sony, MDR-1000X also was in the top range as far as active noise cancelling headphones were concerned.

Sony has gone one step further and has come up with its new update version, WH-1000XM2.



In the latest gadget by Sony, the wireless and noise cancelling headphones (WH-1000XM2), great emphasis has been given to sound quality. The headphones provide a good fit and has a sleek appearance.

The design of this gadget is simplistic and comes in black or white. The Sony WH-1000XM2 has a sleek finish, giving it a professional look.

These headphones go around the ear, providing comfort as compared to those which have the usual earbuds. Adequate padding has been provided with the earcups and the headband area of the Sony WH-1000XM2.

This gadget comes with the HiRes Audio5 technology, allowing for superior sound compression, which is the highlight in Bluetooth headphones.

The sound quality of the Sony WH-1000XM2, is excellent, where all frequencies are equally presented and you can hear the finer details of your music.

The highlight of this gadget is its noise cancelling ability. It eliminates all the sounds around you and allows for a noise free conversation. You can also listen to your favourite music without the distraction of external noises.

Another feature added to this gadget is the touch interface. These headphones do not have any buttons, but with just using the touch interface, you can perform the basic functions. Nowadays, touch control is the rage among the latest gadgets in the market. By placing your finger on the earcup and moving it up or down, you can increase or decrease the volume. By tapping on the earcup, you can pause or play the music. By double swiping forward or backward, you can skip a track or go back to the previous track. With this gadget, one need not struggle to find the buttons.

Along with the headphones, there is an airplane adaptor, a micro USB cable and a cable for wired listening.

The Cons of this gadget

The Sony WH-1000XM2 is not very adaptable in producing and mixing music. They are not studio grade. This gadget tends to colour the sound a bit. Hence, if they have to be used for any particular purpose or any particular application, then these headphones are not the best.

Final Analysis  

These wireless and active noise control headphones by Sony are a must buy. This gadget has a far superior audio encoding system than the other wireless headphones. This results in a high sound quality. They are sleek in appearance and provide for a high level of comfort.

This gadget comes at a cost of $350. It is a bit steep, but with the excellent sound quality and active noise cancellation features, this gadget by Sony is a good buy.

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