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Sony MDR-RF811RK review

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Key features
  • TV headphones
  • Wireless
Expert review

The Sony MDR-RF811RK wireless headphones are specifically designed for TV listening, with the transmitter claiming to provide a long range radio link. But what’s the sound quality like and are they easy to use? Find out how they fared in the Which? lab tests.

What's included:
  • Pros and cons
  • What are they?
  • How do they sound, and can you hear speech clearly?
  • Are they better than Bluetooth headphones for TV listening?
  • What are they like to use with your TV?
  • How long does the battery last?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy them?
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Last checked by Which?

January 2022

First reviewed by Which?

August 2021

Released

April 2014

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Best Buys and Don't Buys
We have tested 259 headphones and found that there are 45 Don't Buys and 32 Best Buys.
Range of Headphone scores
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  2. 55%
    Average score
  3. 91%
    Highest score
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