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Sony Black Over-Ear Extra Bass Smartphone Headphones - MDR-XB950BT/B

Abt Model: MDRXB950BTB | UPC Code: 027242879331
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Sony Black Over-Ear Extra Bass Smartphone Headphones - MDR-XB950BT/B

Listen to every beat with these Sony over-the-ear smartphone headphones. They fit comfortably over your ears so that you can wear them for long periods of time, and the battery lasts for up to 10 hours to ensure complete wireless freedom whether you are listening to music or enjoying your favorite movies. Connect via Bluetooth thanks to NFC compatibility, and simply get on with listening.

The Sony headphones include 40mm drivers that send plenty of power straight to your ears, and the electronic bass boost adds even more punch. The high-energy neodymium magnet balances sound carefully in conjunction with the broad frequency response, and the whole unit is capable of receiving audio from 3Hz to 28kHz with the supplied cable.

These Sony smartphone headphones are designed for extended listening thanks to the large ear cushions to ensure a comprehensive seal. When you're ready to head out, the ear cups fold flat so that they slip inside a bag with ease. These Sony over-the-ear smartphone headphones quickly charge using a micro USB cable.


  • Wireless listening, impressive bass
    Wireless freedom, sleek comfort, and unmistakable bass response add-up to an unforgettable audio experience. Connect via Bluetooth®2 with NFC and let your music loose for up to 20 hours (battery life2) anytime anywhere. 40mm drivers with electronic bass boost will add punch to your favorite tracks.
  • Wireless freedom
    Enjoy high quality Bluetooth® audio streaming1 and simplified connectivity with Near Field Communications (NFC) technology.2 Simply align your compatible devices and touch the NFC logos to activate or deactivate pairing. For the ultimate wireless audio streaming experience, aptX® & AAC codec support ensure maximum signal quality, or listen to your favorite playlist conventionally, in passive mode, without relying on the battery.
  • Broad frequency response
    Large, 40mm driver units deliver broad, dynamic, and balanced sound for an exceptional listening experience. You can enjoy 20 - 20,000 Hz frequency response when streaming audio wirelessly or even broader frequency response, from 3 – 28,000 Hz when using the supplied audio cable.
  • Electronic Bass Boost
    For impressive low-end bass response, a simple press of the Bass Boost button delivers! A Digital Signal Processor produces club-like enhanced low-frequencies for music that you can feel!
  • Extended comfort
    Lush, wrap around ear cushions provide a comprehensive, acoustic seal-for an intimate listening experience, in long-lasting comfort. And when it’s time to roll, the swiveling ear cups fold flat for enhanced portability.
  • Make and take calls on the go
    Enjoy the convenience of hands-free calling thanks to the integrated microphone and Bluetooth®1 profile connectivity. Once your phone is paired, simply press the phone button on the earpiece to accept incoming calls then press again to terminate the call. Music playback will automatically resume once the call is completed.
  • Enjoy long battery life
    The built-in rechargeable battery provides up to 20 hours of continuous, wireless music playback.2 For hands-free calling, you can speak freely for up to 20 hours or up to 200 hours on stand-by. When your battery runs low, passive mode, using the supplied cable, allows for continued listening in a conventional fashion.
  • Ready to go!
    A Micro-USB charging cable and conventional 1.2 m audio cable are included, perfect for plugging into your digital music player or computer when your battery runs low.



  • Driver Unit: 40 mm, dome type
  • Sensitivity (db): 102 dB/mW (using supplied cord)
  • Frequency Response:
    • 3 - 28,000 Hz (using supplied cord)
    • Effective range via Bluetooth mode: 20 - 20,000 Hz
  • Audio Format(s) Supported: SBC, AAC, and aptX® codec support


  • Type of Use: Bluetooth/Passive
  • Noise Level: ON/OFF switch on ear-cup
  • Design: Headband Headset
  • Headband: Wide, Adjustable
  • Plug: Gold-plated stereo mini plug


  • Microphone: Omni directional, electret condenser
  • Effective frequency range: 100 Hz - 4,000 Hz
  • Cord:
    • Detachable stereo connecting cord
    • Micro-USB charging cable
  • Remote Control: Via Bluetooth® AVRCP: Play, Pause, FF, FR, Volume +/-, Bass Boost on/off


  • Battery Type: Built-in Lithium-ion rechargeable battery
  • Battery Life (Approx): Continuous music playback: up to 20 hours; Continuous communications: up to 20 hours; Standby time: up to 200 hours
  • Battery Charging (Approx): Appox. 4 hours from empty to full
  • Power Handling Capacity: 1000 mW (using supplied cord)
  • Power Consumption (in Operation): 1.5 W


  • Impedance: 24 ohms at 1 kHz (using supplied cable)
  • Type: Closed, dynamic


  • Bluetooth® Technology: Bluetooth specification Version 3.0 2.4 GHz band (2.4000 GHz-2.4835 GHz) FHSS
  • Network Transport Protocol:
    • A2DP (Sampling frequency 44.1 kHz)
    • Transmission Range: 20-20,000 Hz
    • Line of sight approx.30 ft (10 m)
  • NFC: One-touch Listening with NFC (Near Field Communications)

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Cord Length:
    • Headphone cable: 47 1/4"
    • micro-USB cable: 19 3/4"

Approximate Weight:

  • Without Cord: 10 oz
  • Shipping: 1 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
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Key Features
24 Ohms At 1 Khz Impedance/ 40mm Driver Units/ Extended Comfort/ Broad Frequency Response/ Wireless Freedom/ Connect Via Bluetooth With NFC/ Up To 20 Hours Battery Life/ 20 - 20,000 Hz Frequency Response/ Make And Take Calls On The Go/ Micro-USB Charging Cable/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the Sony MDR-XB950BT/B from Abt Electronics
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  • The Sony MDR-XB950BT/B is Brand New.
  • The Sony MDR-XB950BT/B Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
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