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Sony MDR-XB80BS

alaTest has collected and analyzed 84 reviews of Sony MDR-XB80BS. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Comments about the reliability and price are overall positive. The comfort and usability also get good feedback, whereas reviews about the size and portability are different.

sound, usability, comfort, price, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Sony MDR-XB80BS is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 92/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Tim Gideon (pcmag.com)

Sony MDR-XB80BS

 

The wireless, exercise-friendly Sony MDR-XB80BS earphones deliver thunderous bass, but lack the high-mid definition that allows for balance.

Powerful bass response doesn't distort at high volumes. Secure in-ear fit. Water-resistant design ideal for exercise.

Sound signature lacks high-mid defintion. Control panel could be laid out more usefully.

If big bass motivates you during your workouts, Sony's MDR-XB80BS earphones will provide it in spades and stay in place while doing so. However, many bass lovers don't necessarily realize that they also want a crisp high-mid punch to help add crunch...

Sep, 2017

Expert review by: Andrew Williams (trustedreviews.com)

Sony MDR-XB80BS

 

Wireless earphones for gym fans

Sporty to the core, but you can get more refined sound at the price.

May, 2017

Expert review by: (which.co.uk)

Sony MDR-XB80BS review

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The Sony MDR-XB80BS headphones are a wireless Bluetooth pair of in-ear headphones specially designed to be used while exercising. Sony claims that they'll give you extra bass to help you work out harder, so we sent them to our expert listening panel to...

Nov, 2016

Consumer review by: ELKTERSSON (very.co.uk)

Elktersson

 

I have being doing sport all my life and have owned so many headphones , but this sony MDR-XB80Bs, it's end of everything you need for sport whether you play football , runner, Box and workout in gym it is the best you can get and also you got all...

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: Pete6679 (johnlewis.com)

Headphones work great - charger doesn't

 

The headphones are excellent. Fit on the ear Well, good sound and no interference. However the charger doesn't work. I've been waiting 3 weeks for a replacement and still don't have one...

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Will (reevoo.com)

Sony MDRXB80BS

 

Good sound and staying in place during gym sessions

Not being able to know how much charge /time is left

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Will (currys.co.uk)

SONY EXTRA BASS MDR-XB80BS Wireless Bluetooth Headphones - Black

 

Good sound and staying in place during gym sessions

Not being able to know how much charge /time is left

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Dekayblue (very.co.uk)

All good

 

Very pleased with my new Bluetooth headphones. Great fit and excellent sound quality

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Dekayblue (johnlewis.com)

All good

 

Very pleased with my new Bluetooth headphones. Great fit and excellent sound quality

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Garry57 (argos.co.uk)

Good Bluetooth connectivity & sound quality

 

I received this as a prize, and have made good use of it since then. The Bluetooth connectivity is very simple and reliable, and has not yet cut out. The sound is warm and high quality. The earpieces are a little clunky but reasonably comfortable, with...

Aug, 2017

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Charging source:USB