Your device supports noise canceling headsets. By using a noise canceling headset with
your device, you can get much clearer audio quality when listening, for example, to
music in a noisy environment, such as on a bus, a train or a plane. You can also use this
feature to create a silent environment in which to study, work or read.
To ensure optimal performance, noise canceling headsets from Sony are recommended.
To Use a Noise-Canceling Headset
Connect the noise-canceling headset to your device.
From your Homescreen, tap >
Settings > Sound & notification > Accessory
settings > Noise canceling, then drag the slider beside Noise canceling to the
If you want
Noise canceling to be enabled only during music or video playback or
when the screen is active, drag the slider beside
Power save mode to the right.
If you want
Noise canceling to be enabled for as long as the headset is
connected, drag the slider beside
Power save mode to the left.
A noise-canceling headset may not be included with your device at purchase.
To Adjust the Settings to the Noise Environment
Make sure a noise-canceling headset is connected to your device.
From your Homescreen, tap .
Find and tap
Settings > Sound & notification > Accessory settings >Noise
canceling > Noise environment.
Select the relevant noise environment type, then tap