Sony MDR-XB950B1 is another fantastic wireless stereo headset by the company that is available to purchase for $200 from, and it’s available in India for Rs 13,999. Sony MDR-XB950B1 is an over the ear headset with fantastic sound quality, and as the name (Extra Bass) suggest, with excellent bass.

Sony MDR-XB950B1 is a wireless headset which means you can connect it with any devices with Bluetooth connectivity, including Android, iPod, iPhone, PC, Mac, etc. The headset also supports audio jack which gives you the freedom to connect it with all the devices even if they don’t have Bluetooth connectivity.

The headset comes with a charging cable and an audio jack. As well as the audio jack, the headset supports NFC, Bluetooth (of course), Hands-free calling with HD Voice*1, Voice assist function, Max 18 hours music playback time, Circum-aural earpad. There is also an app available for Android and iOS devices to control the bass and music mode. You can download the app from

Sony MDR-XB950B1

Features of Sony MDR-XB950B1

The basic and most important feature we want on a headphone or headset is the better sound quality which Sony MDR-XB950B1 has. You can also use the Sony’s official app on your Android and iOS device to control the bass amount and the music mode. The headset itself has a built-in bass effect on/ off button.

It’s very comfortable to wear the headset for a long time, as it’s an over the ear headphone it doesn’t hurt the ear.

Below I have pointed out few and the basic specs and features of the Sony MDR-XB950B1 wireless stereo headset:

  • Supports NFC, Bluetooth
  • Also, supports audio jack
  • Has a dedicated app to control the bass, mode
  • Comfortable Circum-aural earpad
  • Max 18 hours music playback time
  • Built-in microphone
  • Has built-in Play/ Pause, Next/ backward button for music control which also works to receive and end call
  • You can also hard reset the headphone
  • 1-year worldwide warranty

These are the basic features of the headphone that you might want to know before going for it. The thing that impressed me the most is the build quality of the headphone. The headset is very light weighted and when you are wearing it sometimes you might forget that the headphone is over your ear. It’s very comfortable to listen to music for a long time and you can increase the volume of the headset real high.

Sony MDR-XB950B1

If you wonder how you can make this awesome headphone yours, I have added the direct purchase link of the headphone at the best possible price below:

You can also walk into any sony authorized seller and purchase from there and if anything goes wrong within an year, you’ll be able to claim warranty.

Sony MDR-XB950B1 Gallary

If you are still looking for a great headset and you have $200 in your pocket, Sony MDR-XB950B1 is definitely the best choice you can go with. If you already a proud owner of Sony MDR-XB950B1, be sure to leave a comment below mentioning your experience with the headset.


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