Sony has announced a new neckband speaker that now supports Dolby Atmos.
“The SRS-NS7 transforms the way customers experience their favorite Dolby Atmos® movies thanks to Sony’s unique 360 Spatial Sound Personalizer,” said Tyler Ishida, Deputy President for Consumer Business Group, Sony Electronics Inc. “With powerful audio, long-lasting battery and an extremely comfortable design, this product is made for non-stop entertainment.”
The company says the SRS-NS7 is one of the first wireless neckband speakers to support Dolby Atmos. It does this by using Sony’s 360 Spatial Sound technology.
Sound quality on the SRS-NS7 should be great thanks to the X-Balanced Speaker Unit that delivers crisp sound and minimal distortion and IPX4 rating.
Battery life on the SRS-NS7 is around 12 hours and charges via USB-C. There is also Bluetooth with multipoint connection support to use with your phone or laptop.
In the box, is the WLA-NS7 wireless TV adapter. This device lets you experience 360 Spatial Sound using your Sony headphones, like the new SRS-NS7 or WH-1000XM4 and your Sony Bravia XR TV.
The wireless TV adapter connects to your Sony Bravia TV using a digital optical audio connection and connects to your supported headphones via Bluetooth.
The Sony SRS-NS7 is launching later his month for $399 CAD ($299 USD) And WLA-NS7 wireless TV adapter comes bundled with the SRS-NS7 and also sold separately for $79.99 CAD ($59.99 USD).