SONY WI-SP500 Make sports and workouts even better with your favorite tracks and the WI-SP500 wireless headphones. Enjoy the freedom to move without wires and work out comfortably with open-type drivers that let you hear your surroundings while listening to your music.
HEADPHONE TYPE: Open-air
FREQUENCY RESPONSE (BLUETOOTH® COMMUNICATION): 20 Hz–20,000 Hz (Sampling frequency 44.1 kHz)2
VOLUME CONTROL: Yes
DSEE HX: No
S-MASTER HX: No
PASSIVE OPERATION: No
BATTERY CHARGE TIME: Approx. 2.0 hrs
BATTERY LIFE (CONTINUOUS MUSIC PLAYBACK TIME): Max. 8 hrs
BATTERY LIFE (WAITING TIME): Max. 200 hrs
BLUETOOTH® VERSION: Version 4.2
EFFECTIVE RANGE: Line of sight approx. 30 ft (10 m)
- DESIGNED FOR WIRELESS MOVEMENT Work out without wires holding you back. With button operation on the earbuds, these headphones have a simple and lightweight design that’s comfortable, secure and discreet to wear whether you’re training or out and about3.
- NFC™ AND BLUETOOTH® CONNECTION Stream effortlessly with Bluetooth® connectivity and NFC One-touch listening. Near Field Communication (NFC) technology makes complex set-up sequences a thing of the past. Simply touch selected NFC-enabled devices to the on-body N-mark for a quick, seamless connection, then start streaming content via Bluetooth®. No NFC? No problem. You can still manually connect to Bluetooth® using your device’s settings menu.
- HEAR YOUR SURROUNDINGS WITH OPEN-TYPE DRIVERS Open-type drivers let you hear ambient sound along with your music, so you can still hear what’s going on around you. Great for outdoor training and runs where you need to stay alert.
- SWEAT AND SPLASH-PROOF Yes to music, no to sweat. With an IPX4 rating, the headphones can handle sweat or splashes from rain when you’re working out.
- YOU MOVE, YOUR HEADPHONES DON’T Ergonomically designed for a secure and comfortable fit, the ear tips feature rubber dimples to grip your ear and stay in place, even when you sweat.
- OPEN-TYPE DRIVERS FOR COMFORTABLE LISTENING The WI-SP500’s open-type drivers fit snugly without filling the whole of your ear, so you can listen to your favorite workout tracks comfortably — no matter which sports you’re doing.
- ONE BUTTON, HANDS-FREE With hands-free calling, you can leave your phone where it is and take calls with the touch of a button thanks to a built-in microphone.
- TALK TO VOICE ASSISTANTS Activate your voice assistant on Android™4 or iOS with a long press of your headphones. So you can get help or information without interrupting your workout.
- UP TO 8 HOURS BATTERY LIFE Get in a few trips to the gym without having to power up, thanks to up to 8 hours of playback from a single charge.