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Sony WF-1000XM3

Sony WF-1000XM3

from  $230+
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89 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
89

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Sony’s latest true wireless earbuds are its best so far. The WF-1000XM3 covers all the bases with ambient sound and active noise cancellation, and that’s on top of audio profiles and a custom EQ inside its headphones app. For $230, these are one hell of a deal.

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Pros
  • More affordable than most flagship true wireless earbuds
  • Excellent sound quality
  • Full-featured companion app
  • Great battery life
Cons
  • No on-board volume controls
  • Slightly awkward fit and look
  • Bulky charging case

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100
 
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User Reviews 2
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Earbud
Active noise cancellation
Yes
Connections
Other
Type
Active noise cancellation
Connections
Earbud
Yes
Other

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89 Engadget Score
An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.
89

An all-around great product that's among the best in its category. You'll almost certainly be happy.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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89
 

User Reviews

100
EricPA717
Great sound and noise canceling. Sound stage is wide and everything is crystal...read more
100
Walt
Love the sound. Saw a number of reviews commented on the lack of water sealing....read more
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The Latest

07.05.19
Sony's revamped wireless noise-canceling earbuds are a revelation
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Sony's revamped wireless noise-canceling earbuds are a revelation

The WF-1000XM3 feature everything we'd want in truly wireless earbuds.

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