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Sony DR-BT50

Sony DR-BT50
alaScore 77

563 reviews

Sep, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 563 reviews from magazines and websites. People are impressed by the portability and value for money. The comfort and usability also get good feedback, whereas there are some negative comments about the reliability.

sound, usability, comfort, value for money, portability

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sony DR-BT50 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 563 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony DR-BT50

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 39 user reviews of Sony DR-BT50 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk.

usability, sound, comfort, bass quality, value for money

reliability

77% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony DR-BT50 Bluetooth HeadphonesSony DR-BT50 Stereo Bluetooth Headset

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony DR-BT50

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 375 user reviews of Sony DR-BT50 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com.

sound, usability, comfort, value for money, bass quality

84% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony DRBT50 Stereo Bluetooth Headset (Old Version)Sony DRBT50 Stereo Bluetooth HeadsetSony DR-BT50 Stereo Bluetooth Headphones

Expert review by:

Sony DR-BT50 Bluetooth headphones review

 

The Sony DR-BT50s are comfortable wireless headphones with decent sound quality and just the right amount of features to make them useful without being cumbersome. You pay for the Bluetooth, though

Conclusion Sony has produced a really solid set of comfortable headphones with great sound quality and just the right set of features. Even if you don't have a Sony MP3 player or phone, the BR-BT50s will still work seamlessly. If you can justify £130...

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Consumer review by:

Must try,superb sound quality with US$119 only.

 

Very comfort on-ear headset. High quality stereo sound even listen from Iphone. Easy to use

Pricey retail price (but Sony cut down to 3.990 baht (around $119))

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Good Quality and High end Head phone from Sony

 

- If any one wants to have betterand technological Head phone...the chioice is BT 50....you can connect with any audio out device and need to buy 3.5 mm bluetooth transmitter..so that any Headphone can receive Audio signals from any souce such as MP3...

Imperssed with quality audio streamed from PC thorugh enhanced WMP; Very qood quality output using winDVD with dolby headphone setting.. 100% satisfied with output , Blue tooth connection, Battery life. Easy to use with PC / Mp3 Player

Blue tooth adator is not supplied and need to buy at extra cost. how ever it is worth to buy considering the Low price and qood quality Head phone from Sony

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Awesome sound for music lovers; wasn't meant for cell headsetters

 

First of all these sound great. I'm no audiophile, but my roommates are musicians and were all very impressed with the sound quality. I have, however, read some reviews that say the mids are lacking. I found the overall sound to be anything but. Once...

Awesome sound, very comfortable fit, noise cancellation, playlist execution/navigation button

questionable mids; useless mic for calls; tiny ambiguous volume buttons; somewhat clumsy bt connectivity

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Sony DR BT50 (headset)

 

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Geat product

 

These are great. I use them with my phone (iPhone 4S) every single day at work. They last for 2-3 days with 8 hours of usage per day no problem. I would recommend these to anyone, and they are very confortable as I do not prefer earbuds or on-ear...

Compared to other products in this area, I really have no complaints at all

Consumer review by:

Sony Blue Tooth

 

Nice If They Did Not Keep Breaking Up Form Blue Tooth ; Connection Have A 15$ Jvc Flats Wired Sound Better than ; These Headphones Sony Tec Support Horriable ; Using These On A Iphone 4

They Can Make This Headset Smaller Too Big

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Does not always connect, sound choppy

 

I bought that set because it was the best wireless set available and was willing to pay premium for a good brand. What a disappointement. Most of the times it does not connect. If I sit next to the computer and when it connnects it is nice sound.

Good sound quality when it works

Difficult to connect, works on some systems and not on others, expensive

Consumer review by:

ok headphones

 

their great for some one wanting to hear clear voice and mid range and low bass power. not for the people who wants hard hitting bass. you can expect something to be awesome if its batterie powered and transmit a signal. battery would die out if the...

highs clear ; mids clear ; bass clear but low ; voice and sound is very clear hifi sounds awesome

bass sucks, not loud as other people say. the bass is their but low to mid not very loud. im using a ipod touch 4g and i turned the bass up and still did not get did any louder. my monster turbine pro copper edition beats them by far

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Not Compatible with Win 7

 

Maybe some day there will be a stereo headset that can pair with a win7 machine, but not this one

great concept, does not perform well

Does not work with Win 7 ; Do not purchase if you intend to use this device with Win 7

Product Specifications

Sony's worldwide reputation for creating unique, attractive, high-quality, advanced technology products rests on a long line of innovations embraced by people from all walks of life. With a diverse product lineup serving a variety of lifestyles and industries, Sony continuously strives to introduce new products and technologies to meet changing market needs. PRODUCT FEATURES: Over band type wireless Bluetooth Stereo headset compatible with Stereo Bluetooth devices (A2DP) such as mobile phones; Mobile phone headset functionality with in-built microphone; Volume control and Skip tracks (FF/RW) on the headset; Complete cord free style; 40mm driver unit capable of reproducing vocal and instrumental sound with vivid clarity; 24bit DA converter for high quality sound; Luxury ear pads for comfortable fitting; Folder changing function for Walkman's connected with WLA-NWB; 17 hours continuous playback time (600 hours on waiting time); Full battery charging in approx. 2.5 hours.

Audio Input

Microphone Form Factor:Built-in
Microphone Operation Mode:Omni-directional
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser
Type:Microphone

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wireless
Headphones Form Factor:Ear-cup
Headphones Type:Binaural
Product Type:Headphones
Sound Output Mode:Stereo
Wireless Technology:Bluetooth 2.0

Audio System

Recommended Use:Cellular phone
Type:Headset

Dimensions & Weight

Weight:6.6oz

Header

Manufacturer:Sony
Model:BT50
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony DR
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