It looks like Wednesday’s huge Sony WF-1000XM4 leak was just warming us up for the week. Japanese Twitter user @ mirai160525 – a self-proclaimed “Sony blogger” – has now posted even better renderings of Sony’s upcoming noise-canceling wireless headphones, this time showing them in two (expected) color combinations – black and silver.
Spotted by TheWalkmanBlog, the leaked images show the size of the WF-1000XM4 in relation to their What Hi-Fi? Award-winning predecessor, the WF-1000XM3 released in 2019. Pick up your magnifying glass (or use your device’s zoom) and you can get a decent look at the microphone apertures, which indicate “ Hi-Res ” audio support.
Previous leaks have all but confirmed that Sony’s next flagship true wireless earbuds will feature wireless charging this time around, but the new renderings offer a detailed look at the case itself. It appears to have a slimmer profile than the current XM3 case and slightly higher charging power output (140mA vs 120mA), which should result in faster charging speeds.
The design of the XM4 Buds leaked in February, so we’ve been “ aware ” of their updated aesthetic for some time now, but you might think today’s new leak confirms – once and for all. – that Sony ditched the XM3’s “ stretched pill ” shape for a rounder, more compact body that mimics the likes of the Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 2, Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro, and Panasonic RZ-S500W.
Looking for a new pair of noise-canceling wireless headphones? You might want to wait for the arrival of the Sony WF-1000XM4 headphones, which are expected to launch in early June. That said, they’ll likely have a steep price tag, so if you’re not willing to spend more than £ 200 ($ 200) north for a pair, maybe now is the time to get a good deal on their outgoing predecessors. and enter into a WF-1000XM3 contract.
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