Sony’s forthcoming WF-1000XM4 earbuds have released once more, everything except affirming they’ll feature the new plan we saw toward the beginning of the month. In an article spotted by The Verge, German-language outlet WinFuture has shared numerous official-looking renders of the earphones and subtleties on the new V1 processor they’ll include. The chip will allegedly offer improved noise-canceling performance, support for Sony’s LDAC Bluetooth codec and better battery life.
With ANC turned on, the WF-1000XM4 will present to eight hours of battery life on a single charge, as per WinFuture. By turning off the feature, that figure will allegedly increment to 12 hours. With the included charging case and relying upon the amount you use ANC, it’s feasible to get somewhere in the range of 24 and 36 hours total. Sony has additionally added support for Qi wireless charging to the case. This time around, the earbuds will likewise carry an IPX4 certification. Absence of water and sweat resistance was one of the few missing features on Sony’s astounding WF-1000XM3, so that is a pleasant addition.
WinFuture didn’t share subtleties on US pricing and availability, yet the outlet claims the WF-1000XM4 will soon hit store shelves in Europe for €279.90. That proposes they could cost more in the US than the $230 WF-1000XM3 sold for when they turned out in 2019.