So immersive. So real.

360 Reality Audio

Immerse yourself in sound all around you. As real as if you are there at a live concert or with the artist recording in a studio. With 360 Reality Audio, music has never been so immersive and so real.

Experience 360 Reality Audio

Compare 360 Reality Audio and conventional stereo sound to understand how it sounds differently when you experience 360 Reality Audio with speakers and headphones.

How it works with headphones

Once you subscribe to a compatible music streaming service, you can enjoy 360 Reality Audio with your headphones and smartphones.

streaming service app
Download a music streaming service app to your smartphone
streaming service
Subscribe to a premium music streaming service
any headphones
Listen with any headphones
Compatible music streaming services

Enjoy a growing library of tracks, contents from major artists, as well as legendary catalogue contents, through our music streaming service partners. Visit Music.com for a simulated 360 Reality Audio music experience.

Upgrade your experience with personalisation

With 360 Reality Audio certified headphones and the Sony | Headphones Connect app, optimize your experience by analyzing your individual ear shape, and enjoy the ultimate immersive music experience.

360 Reality Audio
360 Reality Audio

Without a personalised 360 Reality Audio experience, your unique ear shape may cause individual sound positions to deviate slightly from the creator’s intent.

Personalised 360 Reality Audio
Personalised 360 Reality Audio

With a personalised 360 Reality Audio experience, you’ll enjoy precise sound positioning – customised for your ears – so the soundscape is presented exactly as the creator intended.

How to personalize and enjoy immersive music samples

Headphones Connect
Download the Sony│Headphones Connect app and connect it to the Sony headphones
Capture and analyze
Capture images of your ears to create a personalized analysis
Analyze
Select and download the Artist Connection app to enjoy personalized immersive music samples
Sony Support for 360 Reality Audio Certified Headphones

Sony Support provides practical information about how to experience 360 Reality Audio technology with your Sony certified headphones. Visit the website and find everything you need to know about this new technology.

How it works with speakers

Subscribe to a 360 Reality Audio music streaming service and enjoy this new music experience with 360 Reality Audio certified speakers or Home Theater System.

Connect with wi-fi network

Connect your smartphone and 360 Reality Audio device to the same Wi-Fi network.

Music streaming apps

Download compatible music streaming subscription apps (Amazon Music HD, Deezer, nugs.net, TIDAL) to your smartphones.

Cast icon

Tap the 'Cast' icon in your music streaming app to stream 360 Reality Audio device to your speaker or AV receiver with playback control from your smartphone.

Compatible music streaming services

Enjoy a growing library of 360 Reality Audio tracks, major artists frontline contents as well as legendary catalog contents, through our music streaming service partners.

Sony Support for 360 Reality Audio Certified Speakers

Sony Support provides practical information about how to experience 360 Reality Audio technology with your Sony certified speakers. Visit the website and find everything you need to know about this new technology.

Collaborative partners for certified playback devices

Upgrade your music listening experience with 360 Reality Audio and some of the world’s leading audio brands and products.

*Available music services vary by manufacturer and device. For details, please check the website of the collaborative partners.

Create your immersive music experience
Licensing

Join a new music ecosystem for content distribution and playback.

Experience the Future of 360 Reality Audio

Bring new life to live music with 360 Reality Audio. Download the Artist Connection app to have a trial experience of mind-blowing live performances with 360 Reality Audio. 

Download the Artist Connection app with your mobile device