Sonys 1000X M3 headphones have a big problem: cold weather
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Sonys 1000X M3 noise-canceling headphones are a terrific product: theyre comfortable, they deliver pleasing sound, eliminate outside noise, and they charge by USB-C. I dont feel any regrets for dropping $350 on them. But as weve moved into winter, I have come across one significant frustration: these headphones arent very good at handling cold weather. A usually superb listening experience can be interrupted and in some cases, ruined when the temperature drops and the headphones register touch inputs or volume changes for seemingly no reason.
Instead of physical buttons for volume and track controls, these headphones use tap and swipe gestures on the exterior of the right cup to perform those actions. In recent weeks, Ive…