Sony MDR-1000X

B&O Beoplay H9 review

OUR VERDICT The B&O Beoplay H9 are luxury headphones that miss some key marks. Materials, battery life and active noise cancellation are great, but their

Sennheiser HD 4.50 BTNC review

OUR VERDICT The HD 4.50 BTNCs are significantly cheaper than noise-cancelling headphones from Bose and Sony designed for business travellers, while Sennhesier’s NoiseGuard tech proves

Sony Bravia X9300E (KD-65X9300E) review

OUR VERDICT With its exceptional 4K HDR X1 Extreme processor, the KD-65X9300E delivers fantastic HDR10 and Dolby Vision enhanced images, as well as superb object-based

Bose QC35 vs Sennheiser Momentum 2.0 Wireless vs Sony MDR-1000X

When was the last time you had to turn the volume of your music up to drown out the train ride to work? Scratch that.

AKG N60NC Wireless review

There’s a lot been said about silence. The Chinese philosopher Laozi said “silence is a source of great strength”, while Confucius believed it was a

Sony MDR-1000X vs Sennheiser PXC 550 Review

It’s time for the ultimate showdown between two of the most highly-rated active noise-cancelling releases in the past few months. Differing in build, similar in

Meters Music OV-1 review

PROS Nicely built and finished Lighter than they look VU meters give a unique aesthetic Tremendously tight, deep bass CONS Overly polite with ANC on

The 10 most popular reviews on What Hi-Fi?

Wondering which products are proving popular in 2017? Our list of the most-read reviews in April should give you a good idea… Another month, another

Sennheiser Ambeo Smart Headset preview: Exploring 3D sound

Sennheiser launched the Ambeo mic in 2016, taking a step into devices that were designed for 3D audio, or audio to support the sort of sound

Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear review

Libratone, Danish maker of the lovely wool-covered Zipp wireless speakers, is dipping its toes into the vast headphones market for the very first time with

Sony MDR-1000X review

PROS Light and comfortable Excellent noise-cancelation Superb sound quality Adjustable ANC level Excellent mic for calls Long battery life CONS There’s a knack to the

Sony MDR-1000X preview: Quite simply phenomenal noise-cancelling headphones

Sony’s mission to deliver noise cancelling headphones has lead to the birth of the MDR-1000X. It’s a solid name, for a solid pair of headphones.