Sennheiser is one of the renowned audio brands in the world. It has now launched the new Sennheiser HE 1 headphones in India at the whopping price tag of ₹45 lakhs. Yes, you read it right! The headphones cost even more than popular cars like BMW. The price tag is really very high. These are successor to the legendary Orpheus and are now available for purchase in the country. Let’s have a look at its details:
The main reason behind the high cost of the headphones could be because the development of these headphones took more than a decade. It offers an audio range from 8Hz to more than 100kHz. It is the first electrostatic headphones that come with a Cool Class A MOS-FET high voltage amplifier integrated into the ear cups.
The headphones include more than 6000 individual components. It comes with a visually stunning design and the control dials are crafted to the highest quality. The eight wires of the cables are made of oxygen-free copper and silver, providing optimum transmission of the signals. The wires are also covered with insulating layer.
Each headset consists of more than 6000 individual components including gold-vaporised ceramic electrodes and platinum-vaporised diaphragms. The headphones house eight internal DACs to convert music data to analog signals. The Sennheiser HE 1 headphones use a tune amplifier than has eight vacuum tunes to process incoming signal.
A quick look at specifications of Sennheiser HE 1 headphones:
|Frequency Range||8 Hz to over 100 kHz|
The headphones go on sale in India but it is not as easy to buy a pair as buying other stuff only. You need to fill out the form at Sennheiser’s India website and the team gets in touch with you to take things forward.
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