Since the release of the WF-1000XM3 almost two years ago, Sony has yet to formalize its successor, the WF-1000XM4. Nevertheless, true wireless headphones are already starting to make a name for themselves on the web. A leak reveals for the first time the design of the WF-1000XM4 headphones , and more particularly their packaging.
The design potential of the Sony WF-1000XM4 headphones - Credit: u / Key_Attention4766 / Reddit
The WF-1000XM3 were released a year later the active noise canceling wireless headphones WH-1000XM3 . This one quickly established itself on the market as a reference with the main rival the Bose QuietComfort 35 II . Since then, Sony replaced this headset with the WH-1000XM4 released in 2020 which fixes all the faults of its big brother . Thus, there is a good chance of see landing the WF-1000XM4 headphones in addition to the WH-1000XM4 this year.
Fake or real photo? Hard to know
The design of the Sony WF-1000XM4 was first seen on Reddit . As reported The Walkman Blog , the leak was shared on Reddit by user" u / Key_Attention4766 ". He said, "I received the WF-1000XM4 packaging package." The photo only shows the design of an earpiece as well as the name "WF-1000XM4" written above.
The Walkman Blog then set about verifying this photo to determine its legitimacy. The font of the brand name appears to be the same, but slightly thinner than the current product packaging.els from Sony. In addition, the gold logo engraved on the earpiece is positioned on the side and not on the top as is usually the case with Sony. Nonetheless, The Walkman Blog said: “Chances are, this is the new design. The rounded shape (rather than long and thin) allows Sony to use a longer battery life and the WF-XB700 have a similar rounded shape. ”
Finally, so we can't confirm if this is the design of the Sony WF-1000XM4. However, if this is the case, Sony should announce them within a few months for release in 2021 . For now, it is best to take this leak with a grain of salt and wait for more information. Moreover, do not hesitate to consult our comparison ofs best true wireless headphones of 2021 if you're currently looking for some.
Source: Notebook Check