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The Sony MDR-IF3000 is a high-end wireless headphone set that is designed to provide a comfortable form of mobility.

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Soft ear pads provide excellent long-term comfort - many users report hours of continuous use with little to no discomfort

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Operative range is true to advertised details - users report consistent high-quality audio playback at as far away as 30 feet

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Infrared technology doesn't interfere with other wireless devices in the area - ideal for users with multiple Bluetooth/Wi-Fi-enabled devices

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Excellent option for users who own a Sony TV with wireless capabilities - natively supports infrared signals for optimal audio playback

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Provides clear, balanced audio - excellent option for DJs and audiophiles seeking "true-to-life", uncolored sound

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Base-station-only charging style is not conducive to users with multiple headsets - may cause considerable frustration when multiple units are running on low on power

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Unit requires a very specific type of battery for continuous powering - can cause considerable frustration amongst frequent users who may be forced to order each one directly from Sony

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The Sony MDR-IF3000 is a high-end wireless headphone set that is designed to provide a comfortable form of mobility. With the headphones comes a high-power infrared wireless transmitter, headphones, a rechargable battery with up to 30 hours of battery life, a connecting cable, and a UniMatch plug adapter and AC power adapter. The MDR-IF3000 headphones also include additional features such as an 90 degree transmission angle, auto on/off that is triggered when headphones are put on your head, a vibration function for games and movies with level volume control, a single volume control dial, easy connection supported, Ferrite Magnets and up to a 24 foot transmission range. The Sony MDR-IF3000 wireless headphones were released on May 26, 2006 and have an MSRP of $99.99, which is listed on the official Sony website.

Key Specs
  • High-power Infrared Wireless support with a maximum transmission range of up to 24 feet away
  • Transmitter included
  • 90 degree transmission angle
  • auto on/off triggered when placed, or taken off, your head
  • single volume control
  • easy connection/hookup
  • vibration function for added gaming and movie entertainment with level volume control
  • Frequency Response: 18Hz - 22,000Hz
  • Infrared Carrier Frequencies: Right 2.8MHz, Left 2.3MHz
  • Effective Range : 24 ft
  • Driver Unit: 30mm
  • Power Requirements: Rechargeable NiMH battery (supplied); provides up to 30 hours battery life
  • Magnet: Ferrite
  • Release Date: 05/26/2006
  • MSRP: $99.99
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