The Sony WH-1000XM5 is among the current best headphones on the market. But as you can expect, that pair of headphones is a flagship offering from Sony.
Take noise canceling to the next level with Sony’s Integrated Processor V1, so you can fully immerse yourself in the music.
And it has a “flagship” level price tag. Well, with Sony WH-CH720N, you can get the taste of that high-end headphones without paying too much.
Yes, Sony has just released the WH-CH720N, a budget-friendly offering with some of the best wireless headphones techs.
In other words, it is the trimmed-down version of the Sony WH-1000XM5. One of the first things that make the Sony WH-CH720N “flagship-grade” is the integrated V1 processor.
Yes, it is the same chip present in the WH-1000XM5 and the WF-1000XM4. And in case you didn’t know, the chip is mainly for improving the Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) performance.
To be exact, the V1 has the ability to eliminate the outside noise significantly. And with the integrated Dual Noise Sensor tech, the Sony WH-CH720N can efficiently capture ambient sound.
This Dual Noise Sensor tech basically enhances the noise-canceling functionality even further. But the noise cancellation feature is not the only highlight of the Sony WH-CH720N.
The pair of headphones offers superb battery life. You can get up to 35 hours of run time with the ANC turned on with a single charge.
And when you turn the ANC off, the battery life jumps to 50 hours. In short, one single charge will be enough for days.
And unlike the Sony WH-CH710N, the WH-CH720N comes with Digital Sound Enhancement Engine (DSEE).
This tech promises to enhance all digital files by filling in the info lost during compression. In other words, even highly compressed music files will sound amazing.
Furthermore, the Sony WH-CH720N comes with Bluetooth multipoint feature. Thanks to it, you will be able to keep the headphones connected to multiple devices simultaneously. And switching between them will be a piece of cake too.
Let’s not forget to talk about the build quality. Sony did not cut any corners with the WH-CH720N.
It has a fantastic build. In fact, it might even offer you the same level of comfort as the WH-1000XM5.
Like the Sony WH-1000XM5, you can connect the Sony WH-CH720N to the Sony Headphones Connect app.
And through that, you will be able to control the level of ambient sound that comes in. You can also adjust the audio equalizer with the app.
Overall, the WH-CH720N offers excellent value for the money. In fact, if you don’t care about the other features present in the WH-1000XM5, the Sony WH-CH720N is a no-brainer purchase!
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