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These Sony headphones are on sale for the same price as AirPods Pro -- and they do way more

The widely loved Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones are $250 at Amazon right now ahead of Memorial Day. That's the same price as Apple's top earbuds.
Written by Nina Raemont, Associate Editor
Sony WH-1000XM4 wireless noise-canceling overhead headphones

Get this: These widely loved Sony headphones with a 30-hour battery life and stellar sound are the same price as Apple's AirPods Pro with its 6-hour battery life right now. If that's not a mega deal, then I don't know what is. If you're in the market for a comfortable fitting headset and some silence, you can't go wrong with a pair of Sony's noise-canceling headphones, and ahead of Memorial Day, the Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones are $100 off at Amazon.

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The Sony WH-1000XM4 is the predecessor to one of our favorite headphones we've written at-length about, the WH-1000XM5. We've put the WH-1000XM5 at the top of so many best lists for its exceptional noise-canceling, all-day comfort, strong battery life, great microphones, and, because it's Sony, gorgeous sound. The only downside to this headset? It's $400. And there aren't too many differences between the XM4 and XM5. The main difference is the build style (the XM4 is collapsible, while the XM5 isn't, a common gripe reviewers and customers have with the latest model). 

More: The best headphones you can buy 

"Sony has a winner here and has lived up to expectations," Matt Miller writes in his review of the Sony headphones. The Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones share similar features like comfort and sound, but offer a slightly different headphone design (the WH-100XM4 is more adjustable) and are much cheaper. So if you want to experience the amazing sounds of Sony but are trying to stretch your paycheck a little further, choose the WH-1000XM4 over the WH-1000XM5. The headphones offer 30 hours of battery life, a 40mm driver size, and Bluetooth 5.0. 

More: Sony WH-1000XM4 review

"Many people have pets, children, roommates, and other distractions that can inhibit an effective work space. Thanks to the new Sony wireless noise-canceling headphones you can simply place them on your head and enter another world free from distractions," Miller writes in his review.

So if you're in the market for a new pair of noise-canceling headphones, now is a great time to pick up these Sony WH-1000XM4 headphones.

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