DISCONTINUED

1000X Noise Cancelling Bluetooth Headphones (Cream)

Model: MDR1000XC
WH-1000XM2 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones (Gold), , hi-res
Replaced by
WH-1000XM2 Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones (Gold)

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Please note, we cannot deliver to PO Boxes, Parcel Lockers or international destinations and currently authority to leave (ATL) at doorsteps or un-signed is not available.

Delivery Australia

Australia

Regular deliveries to NSW, QLD and VIC metro areas should be received within 1-5 business days. For ACT, SA, WA, TAS, NT metro and other rural areas, orders should be received within 1-7 business days.

Delivery New Zealand

New Zealand

Regular deliveries to Metro areas should be received within 1-5 business days. For rural areas and Stewart Island, orders should be received within 1-7 business days but may dependant on local carriers.

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Delivery Fees

Some orders may be charged a small delivery fee as part of the convenience of getting your order delivered to your doorstep. See checkout for final costs.

Delivery Sale Periods

Sale Periods

Delivery delays may be experienced during sale periods due to high demand.

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  • Shipping is only available to customers within NSW, VIC, ACT, QLD, SA, WA, NT, TAS only for orders on store.sony.com.au and to North Island, South Island, Stewart Island addresses only for orders on store.sony.co.nz
  • For items over 20kg, Sony (or an authorised logistics provider) will contact to arrange a delivery time. Certain factors such as size, shipping address or volume of deliveries may delay shipments.
  • Pick up and collection of orders are not available.
  • Delivery is currently during standard business hours only.

In Noise We Escape

Escape into perfect silence to enjoy a deeper, more inspiring listening experience with these award winning headphones that tailor sound to your environment

In Noise We Escape

Features

Headband noise cancellation headphones with SENSE ENGINE, High-Resolution Audio and DSEE HX
Headband noise cancellation headphones with SENSE ENGINE, High-Resolution Audio and DSEE HX
  • Digital noise cancelling
  • High quality wireless audio with LDAC
  • High-Resolution Audio compatible
Sony’s wireless noise-cancelling headphones mean business...
The Sony MDR-1000X headphones began what has become a dynasty of top-notch Sony wireless noise-cancelling headphones. What Hi-Fi, 2016 Read Review
Noise-cancelling Headphones of the Year
Held every year since 1989, the prestigious Sound+Image Awards recognise excellence in the design, manufacture and installation of audio, home entertainment and incar equipment. Sound Image Read Review

Key Features

Noise cancelling beyond compare

Noise cancelling beyond compare

Never before have Sony headphones so effectively controlled noise. Latest features and techniques enable the MDR-1000X to provide industry-leading noise cancellation . Low frequency vehicle noise and mid to high frequency sound including voices have been reduced with the MDR-1000X compared to our previous Sony noise cancelling model.

Noise, tackled and tamed

Noise, tackled and tamed

New high sensitivity drivers efficiently filter out unwanted noise while Dual Noise Sensor technology uses internal and external microphones to detect and offset ambient sound. Close-fitting urethane foam earpads surround your ear and lock out distractions.

World in. World out.

World in. World out.

Take control of sound with SENSE ENGINE. Hear only what you want to hear and nothing else. SENSE ENGINE gives you the freedom to tune in and out of your music at a touch.

Optimises and adjusts to you

Optimises and adjusts to you

These headphones analyse your personal characteristics and wearing style, then optimise sound for you.

Turn down the music for a conversation

Turn down the music for a conversation

Talk without taking your headphones off. Place one hand over the housing to instantly decrease music volume.

Stay immersed and catch every word

Stay immersed and catch every word

Listen to your music without distraction while still catching important messages and announcements.

Stay immersed, yet aware

Stay immersed, yet aware

Hear essential everyday sounds such as traffic while listening to your music in the background.

Truly authentic sound

Truly authentic sound

Hear music that stays true to the original recording with High-Resolution Audio. Optimised for High-Resolution Audio, S-Master HX reduces distortion and allows you to enjoy all the subtleties of your music. These headphones also include a powerful 40mm driver with Liquid Crystal Polymer (LCP) diaphragm for handling heavy beats, and can reproduce a full range of frequencies up to 40kHz.

Restore all your compressed files

Restore all your compressed files

The Digital Sound Enhancement Engine HX (DSEE HX) upscales compressed digital music files (MP3, ACC, ATRAC and WMA) and takes them closer to the quality of High-Resolution Audio. By restoring the high-range sound lost in compression, DSEE HX produces your digital music files in rich, natural sound.

High quality wireless listening with LDAC

High quality wireless listening with LDAC

LDAC transmits approximately three times more data (at the maximum transfer rate: 990 kbps) than conventional Bluetooth Audio, which allows you to enjoy High-Resolution Audio content in exceptional sound quality close to High Resolution Audio .

Luxurious leather-look

Luxurious leather-look

Soft synthetic leather on the housing and earpads give a luxurious look and feel. Designed to fit securely over your ears for hours of comfortable listening.

Ready to travel

Ready to travel

Swivel folding earcups make it easy to store your headphones in a suitcase, bag or the supplied carrying case while travelling.

Swipe and tap

Swipe and tap

Simply touch the gesture panel on the earpads to stop, play, skip through tracks, change volume or activate the smartphone's voice assistant features.

  • Luxurious leather

    Soft synthetic leather on the housing and earpads give a luxurious look and feel. Designed to fit securely over your ears for hours of comfortable listening.
  • Ready to travel

    Swivel folding earcups make it easy to store your headphones in a suitcase, bag or the supplied carrying case while traveling.
  • Swipe and tap

    Simply touch the gesture panel on the earpads to stop, play, skip through tracks, change volume or activate the smartphone's voice assistant features.

Specifications

General Features

    • Volume Control Touch sensor
    • Usage Time Max. 20 hours(NC ON), Max. 22 hours(NC OFF)
    • Sensitivities (dB/mW) 103dB/mW(1kHz)(when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned on)98dB/mW(1kHz)(when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned off)
    • Plug Gold-plated L-shaped stereo mini plug
    • Magnet Neodymium
    • Impedance (Ohm) 46 ohm(1kHz)(when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned on), 16 ohm(1kHz)(when connecting via the headphone cable with the unit turned off)
    • Frequency Response (Hz) 4Hz-40,000Hz
    • Dynamic Type Closed, dynamic
    • Driver Unit 40mm, dome type(CCAW Voice Coil)
    • Diaphragm Aluminum coated LCP
    • Cord Type Single-sided (detachable)
    • Cord Length Headphone cable(approx. 1.5m, silver-coated OFC strands, gold-plated stereo mini plug)
    • Charge Time Approx. 4 Hours

Design and Sound Features

    • Wearing Style Circumaural

Size and Weight

    • Width (cm) 20.00
    • Height (cm) 26.00
    • Weight (kg) 0.98
    • Carton Width (cm) 21.00
    • Carton Height (cm) 25.50
    • Carton Weight (kg) 4.36

Availability

    • Released 2016
    • Discontinued 2017
    • Replaced by WH1000XM2N