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Sony MDR-XB400B

Sony MDR-XB400B
alaScore 85

359 reviews

Mar, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 359 reviews of Sony MDR-XB400B. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Opinions about the design and comfort are on the whole positive. The price and sound are also mentioned favorably.

bass quality, sound, price, comfort, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sony MDR-XB400B is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 112 user reviews of Sony MDR-XB400B from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Opinions about the portability and comfort are overall positive. The price and bass quality are also mentioned favorably.

sound, bass quality, price, comfort, portability

93% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony MDR-XB400 Extra Bass Overhead Headphones - BlackSony MDR-XB400 Extra Bass Overhead Headphones - WhiteSony MDR-XB400 Extra Bass Overhead Headphones - White

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: Naaptol (

Expert Review


Overall, Sony MDR-XB400 extra bass headphone is a reasonable option to listen to your favourite music with exceptional quality sound and deep bass. It is not only stylish in looks, but is also extremely comfortable to wear, thereby, truly justifies its...

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: kym (

Good sound quality


I use the headphone primarily for my computer, which is daily and very often. Since it is very compact, I will take this with me for travel, which is not tested yet. Overall I am very happy with the headphone.

Compact","Good Bass","Good Value","Great Sound","Lightweight","Stylish

Jan, 2013

Consumer review by: Abe (

I would like this product again


Listening a hip hop song this model offer very good quality with the system direct vibe, got a comfortable in the ears and good style by the low price.

Comfortable","Durable","Good Bass","Good Value","Great Sound","Stylish

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Chris (



So, I was a little worried ordering these headphones. I was a sony guy a long time awhile ago then went to Sennheiser. I recently had the HD203 headphones and frankly was sick of them. They were uncomfortable, bulky and not sounding great. So, I...

Clarity","Comfortable","Compact","Good Bass","Good Value","Great Sound","Lightweight","Stylish

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: Kshitiz Singh (



I've been using these headphones for about two weeks now and this is my review PROS: 1. U get what the name says BASS and yes lots of it...infact you can feel the earpieces thumping to your ears with each beat 2. Excellent isolation 3. The flat cable...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Kiran (

Well balanced


Bass is excellent, goes down low. Mids are ok, Highs are balanced ( Not low as in other reviews, May be they were used to listen with ear buds). The down side is Completely closed head phone, So sound appears to originate between the ears(This is not...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Satish Nimmagadda (

simply superbly amazing


wow wow wow totally totally happy with the headphones. the super bass is simply mind blowing. amazing experience just not getting off the ears these. and the movie experience just got lot lot better with these phones :) wow totally satisfied happy...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Kshitiz Singh (

Not Bad


It delivers what the name says 'Xtra Bass'...tremendous amount of bass on these babies....however the treble ain't that good..a bit on the lower side Excellent for all hip hop, rnb, dubstep and all EDM fans....i'd say go for it!!!

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Kenneth Tusing (

Bass of the Bass....


Beyond my expectation....amaaaaazing Bass..!!!! Satisfied with almost everything except that he treble is little on the lower side, otherwise everything is MIND BLASTING, it is blasting my mind..:))))))) I really do not expect this good with just...

Nov, 2012

Consumer review by: Edwin Arangassery (

is it better than MDR XB300 ??


Please someone who has used this compare it with XB300 and write a review.. XB 300 is a discontinued product and it costs around 2500.. I dont believe SONY will give better quality with lower price...

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications


Active Noise Cancellation: No
Dolby PL / AC3: No
Earclip: No
Neckband: No

General Features

Ear Canal Headphone:Not Applicable
Product Type:Headphones
Signal Connection:Wired