November 29, 2022


A brand new complete leak from TechnikNews together with some official-looking renders inform an fascinating story about Sony’s future ANC headphones – the WH-1000XM5.

As you may see from the renders beneath, there are small however notable adjustments within the design in comparison with the older model. The upcoming headphones look considerably cleaner than their predecessors, have greater earpads and the scarf appears to have a bit extra padding. The hinge holding the earpads has been revamped as nicely. At first look, these adjustments will doubtless contribute to a extra snug match.


Sony WH-1000XM5
Sony WH-1000XM5
Sony WH-1000XM5
Sony WH-1000XM5

Sony WH-1000XM5

The facility button is now swapped out for a slider-type change, whereas the customized button has been changed with an NC/Ambient button.


Sony WH-1000XM5
Sony WH-1000XM5

Sony WH-1000XM5

So far as specs are involved, the brand new iteration will doubtless ship as much as 40 hours of continuous playback with ANC turned on, which is 10 hours up from the XM4. Expectedly, the charging time has additionally elevated and the headphones will take 3.5 hours to a full cost.

Sony WH-1000XM5 headphones to offer longer battery life and improved ANC

The supply would not point out something about launch time frames, sadly.

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