Amazon Republic Day Sale: Deals on Sony WH-1000XM5, WF-1000XM4, and More
Let's take a closer look at the offers.
The Amazon Great Republic Day Sale is currently underway in India and will end on January 20th. We've already seen deals and discounts on smartwatches, phones, the iPhone 13, the iPad 9th generation, and more during the sale. Aside from these deals, Sony is providing significant discounts on its headphones and audio products, including its flagship headphones.
Sony is offering massive discounts on its current-generation and new wireless headphones, the WH-1000XM5, as well as a significant price reduction on the previous-generation WH-1000XM4 headphones. Aside from that, the company is also offering discounts on TWS products. Let's take a closer look at the offers.
Sony Audio Products Deals: Amazon Republic Day Sale
Price: Rs 26,989 (Rs 3,010 off)
Sony's flagship product is the WH-1000XM5 over-the-ear headphones, which feature Bluetooth 5.2 wireless connectivity. A large 30mm dynamic driver unit powers the audio product, which supports SBC, AAC, and LDAC audio formats as well as A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, and HSP sound profiles. There is also DSEE Extreme, an AI-based process that restores detail and clarity from lossy compressed formats.
Sony has used the new V1 processor to provide the HD Noise Cancelling processor QN1. In terms of design, the 1000XM5s are more cylindrical, and the new earcups can rotate sideways but not inwards like the previous generation. There are eight microphones to provide excellent noise cancellation. The WH-1000XM5 also supports Hi-Res audio wireless and Hi-Res audio.
In terms of battery life, they can last up to 30 hours with ANC turned on and up to 40 hours with ANC turned off for music. These numbers are reduced to 24 and 32 hours for calls. A full charge takes about 3.5 hours, and charging is done through a USB Type-C port.
Other features on select Sony TVs include quick attention mode, quick access to music with two or three taps, Google Assistant, Google Fast Pair, multipoint connection, touch controls, Dolby Atmos, and 360 Spatial Sound.
Price: Rs 19,989 (Rs 5,010 off)
If you don't have a budget of more than Rs 20,000, the Sony WH-1000XM4 is the best alternative to the flagship headphone. The active noise cancellation feature, as it has always been in the series, is the star of the show here. These are extremely comfortable to wear and provide excellent sound quality. Multi-device pairing, DSEE Extreme upscaling, and wear detection are also included.
These headphones have a 40mm driver and support Sony's LDAC codec, as well as SBC and AAC. These headphones are rated to last up to 30 hours on a single charge and come with a USB-C charging port as well as 3.5mm aux support.
Price: Rs 16,989
The Sony WF-1000XM4 true wireless earbuds are powered by Sony's V1 integrated processor and include LDAC codec support. These feature industry-leading active noise cancellation as well as passive noise isolation. The WF-1000XM4 is also rated to provide clear audio during calls, thanks to a beamforming microphone and a bone-conduction sensor that detects voices even in noisy environments. They also work with Sony's DSEE Extreme and 360-degree audio.
The Sony WF-1000XM4 features a 6mm driver unit with a 20% increase in magnet volume, as well as Bluetooth 5.2 for wireless audio connectivity. The TWS is rated to last up to 8 hours with ANC and up to 12 hours without ANC on a single charge. You also get three charging cycles with the included case, which is approximately 24 hours with ANC on and 32 hours with ANC off. A 5-minute charge will provide an hour of playback.
Other noteworthy features include IPX4 water resistance, wireless charging, Google Fast pair, in-ear detection, Qi-wireless charging, built-in Alexa, and Google Assistant support.
Aside from the three flagship audio products mentioned above, Sony is also offering discounts on the following items:
- Sony WF-LS900N TWS at Rs 13,999
- Sony WF-C500 TWS at Rs 4,999
- Sony WH-CH510 BT headphones at Rs 2,830
- Sony WH-XB910N Extra Bass headphones at Rs 10,999
- Sony WI-C310 Wireless Headphones (neckband) at Rs 1,799
In addition to the prices listed above, you can get a 10% instant discount up to Rs 1,250 on SBI credit card non-EMI transactions of Rs 5,000 or more.