Article ID : 00278144 / Last Modified : 20/05/2022

The touch sensor works unexpectedly even though I didn't touch it (WF-1000XM4)

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    Follow these steps to troubleshoot the issue:

    Note: Check the touch sensor performance after performing each of these steps. If the issue continues, proceed to the next step.

    1. Turn off the Adaptive Sound Control function using the Sony | Headphones Connect app.

      1. In the Status select (right arrow) at the right side of the Adaptive Sound Control menu.
      2. Tap the slide bar to set it to Off.
    2. Reset the headphones.
      Visit the Help Guide or view the How to reset video:

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    3. Initialize the headphones.
      Note: Initialization returns the headphones to the factory settings and all Bluetooth pairing information is deleted.

      Visit the Help Guide or view the How to initialize video:

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    If the issue is not resolved, the headphones may be malfunctioning and service may be required.