Sony WH-XB900N - headphones with mic

Tech Specs

Quick Specs

Product Type
Headphones - Bluetooth - wireless - NFC - 3.5 mm jack
Recommended Use
Portable electronics
Color
Black
Headphones Form Factor
Full size
Connectivity Technology
Wireless
Wireless Technology
Bluetooth
Headphones Technology
Dynamic
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth 4.2
Sound Output Mode
Stereo
Sound Effects
Digital Sound Enhancement Engine (DSEE)
Audio Specifications
Frequency Response 20 - 40000 Hz
Impedance
50 Ohm
Active Noise Canceling
Yes
Microphone Technology
Electret condenser
Microphone Operation Mode
Uni-directional
Controls
Volume
Manufacturer Warranty
1-year warranty

General

Product Type
Headphones - Bluetooth - wireless - NFC - 3.5 mm jack
Weight
8.96 oz
Color
Black
Recommended Use
Portable electronics
Max Operating Distance
33 ft

Audio Output

Headphones Form Factor
Full size
Headphones Cup Type
Closed
Headphones Technology
Dynamic
Connectivity Technology
Wireless
Wireless Technology
Bluetooth
Bluetooth Audio Codec
SBC, AAC, aptX, aptX HD, LDAC
Bluetooth Version
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth Profiles
Hands-Free Profile (HFP), Headset Profile (HSP), Advanced Audio Distribution Profile (A2DP), Audio/Video Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Serial Copy Management System (SCMS-T)
Sound Output Mode
Stereo
Sound Effects
Digital Sound Enhancement Engine (DSEE)
Active Noise Canceling
Yes
Frequency Response
20 - 40000 Hz
Impedance
50 Ohm
Diaphragm
1.6 in
Magnet Material
Neodymium

Microphone

Form Factor
Built-in
Microphone Technology
Electret condenser
Microphone Operation Mode
Uni-directional
Frequency Response
50 - 8000 Hz

Remote Control

Controls
Volume

Tracking

Sensors
Touch sensor

Connections

Connector Type
  • USB (USB Type-C)
  • Bluetooth
  • Headphones (mini-phone 3.5 mm 4-pole)

Cable

Cable Length
4 ft
Plated Connector
Gold

Miscellaneous

Cable Details
  • Headphones cable - detachable - 4 ft
  • USB-C charge cable - detachable - 7.9 in

Power

Battery
Headphone battery rechargeable
Run Time (Up To)
35 hour(s)
Run Time Details
  • Continuous playback (noise canceling ON): up to 30 hrs
  • Continuous playback (noise canceling OFF): up to 35 hrs
  • Continuous talk (noise canceling OFF): up to 32 hrs
  • Standby (noise canceling OFF): up to 300 hrs
  • Standby (noise canceling ON): up to 50 hrs
Standby Time
300 hours
Recharge Time
7 hour(s)

Manufacturer Warranty

Service & Support
Limited warranty - parts and labor - 1 year

Sony WH-XB900N - headphones with mic

Est. Value
$249.99
Save
$70.00
Shipping
FREE
Dell Price
179.99
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Features


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WH-XB900N

Powerful bass, powerful silence.

Wireless Noise Canceling Extra Bass Headphones
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Digital noise cancellation

Sony’s noise cancellation technology means you hear every word, note, and tune with incredible clarity, no matter your environment. Additional microphones also assist in isolating sound while talking on the phone, resulting in improved phone call quality.
Great battery life with quick charging

Listen to your favorite audio content all day long, and then some. Up to 30 hours of battery life on a single charge keeps you listening for longer. In a pinch, the XB900N’s quick charging capabilities give 60 minutes of playback time after just 10 minutes of charging.1


Love the bass.

EXTRA BASS enhances all your low-end frequencies.

Lifting every track with wave after wave of thundering rhythm. Just touch the button to get started.
Touch panel control

Swipe the panel with your fingertip.

Change the track, turn the volume up or down, activate your phone’s voice assistant, and make calls.
Quick Attention Mode

Communicate without taking your headphones off.

Place your hand over the right ear cup to turn the volume down and deactivate noise canceling.
Voice activation function

Activate your phone’s voice assistant

Touch and hold the right ear cup for three seconds to activate.
Take calls wirelessly

Enjoy the convenience of hands-free calling

With integrated microphone and Bluetooth connectivity.
Choose your voice assistant 

With the XB900N headphones, you can choose to activate either the Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa with a simple touch
“Sony | Headphones Connect” App for Android/iOS

Control your ambient sound settings and adjust the sound levels with the Equalizer.2
Travel friendly design

The XB900N headphones travel well with a foldable design and a soft carrying bag.
Wireless freedom with Bluetooth and NFC

Hassle-free wireless connections to stream high-quality music and phone calls.3

Sony customer reviews

Overall:

(991 reviews)

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  • Headphone cable (approx. 47 1/4" [1.2 m])
  • USB cable: Type-CTM (approx. 7 7/8 in [20 cm])
  • Carrying pouch

Size & Weight
Weight Approx. 8.96 oz (254 g)
General Features
Headphone Type Dynamic
Driver Unit 1.57 in
Magnet Neodymium
Impedance (Ohm) 50 ohm (1 kHz) (when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned on), 25 ohm (1 kHz) (when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned off)
Diaphragm PET 25 μm
Frequency Response (Active Operation) 2 Hz–20,000 Hz
Frequency Response (Bluetooth® Communication) 20 Hz–20,000 Hz (44.1 kHz Sampling)/20 Hz–40,000 Hz (LDAC 96 kHz Sampling, 990 kbps)
Sensitivities (dB/mW) 101 dB/mW (when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned on), 103 dB/mW (when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned off)
Volume Control Touch sensor
Cord Type Detachable Single-sided type
Cord Length Approx. 47 1/4 in (1.2 m) (supplied headphone cable)
Plug L-shaped stereo mini plug (supplied headphone cable)
Wearing Style Over-ear
NFC Yes
DSEE Yes
S-Master HX No
Passive Operation Yes
Battery
Battery Charge Time Approx. 7 hrs
Battery Charge Method USB
Battery Life (continuous music playback time) Max. 30 hrs (NC ON) , Max. 35 hrs (NC OFF)
BATTERY LIFE (CONTINUOUS COMMUNICATION TIME) Max. 30 hrs (NC ON) , Max. 32 hrs (NC OFF)
Battery Life (Waiting Time) Max. 50 hrs (NC ON) , Max. 300 hrs (NC OFF)
Bluetooth® Specification
Bluetooth® version Version 4.2
Effective Range Line of sight approx. 30 ft (10 m)
Frequency Range 2.4 GHz band (2.4000–2.4835 GHz)
Profile A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP
Supported Audio Format(s) SBC, AAC, aptX, aptX HD, LDAC
Supported Content Protection SCMS-T
Noise Canceling
Noise Canceling ON/OFF Switch Yes
Automatic AI Noise Canceling No
Personal NC Optimizer No
Ambient Sound Mode Yes
Quick Attention Yes

Footnotes


  1. Actual performance varies based on settings, environmental conditions, and usage. Battery life lasts longer when EXTRA BASS is in passive mode.
  2. Requires download of Headphones Connect app for iPhone from the App Store or for Android from Google Play. Subject to app terms and conditions.
  3. Interoperability and compatibility among Bluetooth® devices vary. LDAC supports several transmission rates according to your wireless environment. It allows you to enjoy High-Resolution Audio content in exceptional sound quality near to High Resolution Audio, by transmitting at the maximum transfer rate: 990 kbps (approximately three times more data than conventional Bluetooth® audio).

Immerse yourself in well-balanced acoustics with these Sony over-ear headphones. The integrated microphone and active-noise cancellation ensure quality audio pick up for answering calls hands-free.

Turn down ambient noise and enter a world of powerful music with these Sony over-ear headphones. A rechargeable battery offers up to 35 hours of listening time when fully charged, while the touch panel allows effortless playback handling. The Quick Attention mode turns down the volume and deactivates noise canceling, keeping you in contact with your immediate environment. Bluetooth connectivity over a 33-foot range and an electret condenser unidirectional microphone enable hands-free call answering.

These lightweight headphones have a foldable design and come with a carrying bag for enhanced portability, and NFC technology provides a quick connection to your smartphone to start streaming music. Compatibility with Google Assistant and Alexa provides voice-controlled operation, while the 3.5mm jack lets you enjoy music on a wide range of devices. These Sony over-ear headphones have 1.6-inch diaphragms for deep bass, and the USB Type-C port enables rapid charging.