About the “Sony | Headphones Connect” Dashboard

Sony | Headphones Connect” Dashboard is explained.

Illustration of the Dashboard screen

A: Displays headphones connected to “Sony | Headphones Connect”.

B: You can turn off the headphones.

This icon is displayed only for headphones that support the power off function.

C: Tap here to display the following menu.

Menu items Descriptions
XXXX Tutorial You can check how to operate the headphones. Headphones connected to “Sony | Headphones Connect” are shown in “XXXX”.
XXXX Version You can check the software version of the headphones. Headphones connected to “Sony | Headphones Connect” are shown in “XXXX”.
Backup and restoration of settings You can save settings such as [Adaptive Sound Control] associated with your account.
The account that can be used differs depending on the country or region.
Launch Music Center Launches “Sony | Music Center”.
About this app You can check the version, license information, country or region, end user license agreement, and privacy policy of the app.
Help You can check help and troubleshooting of the app as well as your headphones.

D: Displays the status of headphone settings.

Menu items Descriptions
DSEE Extreme DSEE Extreme function is available.
DSEE HX DSEE HX function is available.
DSEE DSEE function is available.
LDAC icon LDAC™ codec is selected.
AAC AAC codec is selected.
aptX Qualcomm® aptX™ audio codec is selected.
aptX HD Qualcomm® aptX™ HD audio codec is selected.
SBC SBC codec is selected.

E: Displays the status of the BLUETOOTH connection and the remaining battery charge.

Menu items Descriptions
Bluetooth icon Currently connected via BLUETOOTH connection.
Battery icon The remaining battery charge is displayed.
The remaining battery charge for the charging case indicates the battery charge when the headphones were last removed from the charging case.

F: It is divided into [Status]/[Sound]/[System] tabs.

Depending on the headphones, these tabs may not be displayed.

G: Displays the features supported by the headphones on the Dashboard.

Depending on the headphones, the function name or the items displayed on the screen may be different.

H: Tap here to display the following menu.

Menu items Descriptions
Headphones Displays the “Sony | Headphones Connect” Dashboard.
Information
  • Information
    You can check the information on the app and compatible headphones as well as answer a questionnaire on the product. The questionnaire is available only if you have agreed to the privacy policy of the app.
  • Tips
    You can find tips on how to make “Sony | Headphones Connect” more useful for your situation.