Sony H.ear on Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphone, Lime Yellow (MDR100ABN/Y)

  • Hear music at its best with Hi-Res Audio compatibility, Connect and stream music easily with Bluetooth, Focus on the music with Digital Noise Cancelling
  • Frequency response – 5-60000 Hz

Product Description

Sony H.ear on Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphone, Lime Yellow (MDR100ABN/Y) : Product Description



What are Bluetooth headphones?

It is the name of a wireless standard different from Wi-Fi.
Bluetooth is the name of a wireless connection standard. Put “wireless connection between various devices.” Until now, such devices as wireless keyboards, wireless speakers, wireless mice, wireless headphones, etc., have been used by each company with their standard radio. It is a standard that unifies them so that any device can be used immediately by connecting them.

Bluetooth is power-saving and suitable for short distances
Speaking of wireless standards, Wi-Fi is famous. Still, it was developed to connect multiple devices to the network, so advanced work such as fast transfer speed, the power of radio waves reaching a certain distance, and security are required. It becomes.

Bluetooth is a bit simpler. Because it is about making familiar digital devices wireless, the output is low compared to Wi-Fi (that is, it is not suitable for long distances). Still, the transfer speed is not fast, but instead, it can be made smaller and cheaper with power saving.

If you use a smartphone or computer and think that this cable is in the way, you can think of it as a wireless connection via Bluetooth. In particular, the latest Bluetooth smart compatible devices consume very little power during standby, so they can always be connected.

Actual Bluetooth connection procedure

step 1:
Turn on Bluetooth on the player side (transmitting side).

For iPhone

* The following image is a screenshot of my iPhone.

  • (1) Open the settings.
    First, open the setting screen. Bluetooth is [Off] in the image. Tap here!
  • (2) Tap Bluetooth in the settings.
    Bluetooth on / off switching button. The white color is off!
  • (3) Turn on Bluetooth.

※iPhone6S! The appearance may be slightly different depending on the version!

Step 2:
Please turn on the power of the earphone (receiving side) and set it to the pairing mode.

Pairing, i.e., connection mode! This process tends to stumble. It’s not the end after turning on the power. For most devices, the pairing mode is often set by pressing and holding the power button from power-off until the lamp flashes red and blue. Light or not, there are various and Tari a button of the playback is stopped, not the power switch, but generally is long press from the time of power supply OFF is!

Step 3:
Select the model of the earphone (reception side) on the player side (transmission side).

For iPhone

  • (1) Find the device you want to pair.
    After pairing the earphones and headphones, check the setting screen on the player again! The name of the paired device will be searched!
  • (2) Tap the device name.
    Tap the name of the device to complete the connection! [Connected] is displayed!

※ iPhone6S! The appearance may be slightly different depending on the version!

One point advice ☆
In many cases, the connection after the first time skips the pairing process in step 2 and connects the transmitter and receiver. If you can’t connect, try pairing again!

How to connect (pair) a Bluetooth earphone with a computer

For Windows

First, how to connect a PC to Bluetooth earphones is explained for Windows 10. The steps are as follows:

1. Click the “Start button” and go to “Settings”-> “Devices.”

2. Select the item “Bluetooth” on the left side of the device screen. Then the search for surrounding Bluetooth devices starts.

3. Put the Bluetooth earphone in pairing mode. Refer to the Bluetooth earphone manual for the pairing mode.

4. When an earphone is detected, the name of the headset is displayed. After a while, pairing is ready, and the button “Pairing” will appear. Click it.

5. You may be asked to enter your passcode or PIN code. In that case, follow the instructions and enter the system using the keyboard.

6. After that, when “Connected” is displayed, pairing is completed.

For macOS

1. Click “System Preferences” from the Apple menu and go to “System Preferences.”

2. From the System Preferences screen, select the item “Bluetooth.” Then it will be in the mode to search for nearby Bluetooth devices. If “Bluetooth: Off” is displayed, click “Turn on Bluetooth.”

3. Put the Bluetooth earphone in pairing mode. Refer to the Bluetooth earphone manual for the pairing mode.

4. When an earphone is detected, the name of the headset is displayed. Click the “Pair” or “Connect” button next to it.

5. You may be asked to enter your passcode or PIN code. In that case, follow the instructions and enter the system using the keyboard.

6. After that, when “Connected” is displayed, pairing is completed.