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Sennheiser HD 800 S Headphones


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Rated 5/5 based on 3 customer reviews
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"We think Sennheiser has got the tonality of these just right, leaving instruments sounding full-bodied and convincing."

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"This is an unflinchingly accurate headphone that musters a level of three dimensionality and realism that is hard to find anywhere else. It is built like a piece of lab equipment and manages to be comfortable into the bargain. This is the headphone by which all others are judged."

Crafted for perfection, the HD 800 S are precision-built in Germany from only the finest materials and components. The transducer is encased by stainless steel, while the headband and headphone mounting utilises the most advanced materials developed in the aerospace industry for high strength with minimal weight.

The striking industrial design combines form and function seamlessly, the layered metal and plastic headband construction attenuating vibrations to the earcups while the handmade microfiber earpads offer exceptional comfort for even long periods of listening enjoyment.

The new HD 800 S offers even better high precision connectivity options and is now supplied with two connection leads, a 6.3mm connector and a XLR-4 balanced cable to offer even better quality sound from sources with balanced outputs such as the Sennheiser HDVD 800 headphones amplifier.

  • Tick Further optimised reference class in wired headphones
  • Tick Open, circum-aural dynamic stereo headphones
  • Tick Enhanced sound reproduction achieved through absorber technology
  • Tick High-class matte black metal parts
  • Tick Natural hearing experience - realistic and natural sound field with minimal resonance
  • Tick Biggest transducers ever used in headphones including new innovative dynamic transducer design
  • Tick Uncovered earcups for enhanced acoustics
  • Tick Handcrafted ear pads, made of high-quality microfiber fabric
  • Tick Metal headband with an inner damping element
  • Tick Specially tuned balanced, impedance matching cable with low capacitance
  • Tick Special high precision headphone connectors
  • Tick Optional accessory: cable with balanced XLR-4 connector

While we do our best to keep this information up to date, please be aware that all specifications are subject to change by the manufacturer at any time.

Wearing Style Headband
Impedance 300 Ω
Audio-XLR Connector XLR4
Frequency Response 4 - 51,000 Hz (-10 dB)
THD, Total Harmonic Distortion 0.02 % (1 kHz 1 Vrms)
Contact Pressure ~ 3,4 N (± 0,3 N)
Ear Coupling Circumaural
Jack Plug 6.3mm/ XLR4
Transducer Principle Dynamic Open
Weight w/o Cable 330 g

While we do our best to keep this information up to date, please be aware that all specifications are subject to change by the manufacturer at any time.

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Reviews for this product.

27 March 2017

Wonderful and precise, open sound. Great purchase.
25 January 2017

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20 October 2016

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