Sennheiser has just launched the next generation of its HD 400 series over-ear headphones. The range includes the HD 451, HD 461 and HD 471, all closed-back models. These headphones are designed to provide isolation from ambient noise, which being stylish, lightweight, comfortable and durable – for easy of use and portability.
Each of the 400 series models employ Sennheiser’s proprietary neodymium magnets to deliver high performance sound. The HD 451 and HD 461 models feature powerful bass, whereas the HD 471 offers a more balanced, lifelike sound experience.
The new HD 400 series headphones are designed to be the perfect companions to mobile devices and for enjoying music on the go, with closed-back, over-ear designs which keep the listener comfortably isolated from external noise and prevent disturbance of others. Convenience and portability of the range are ensured by strong yet lightweight designs, well-thought ergonomics and tangle-free, single-sided cables, while the soft leatherette ear pads of the HD 461 and HD 471 offer greater comfort even for long periods of use.
The HD 461 and HD 471 feature detachable cables with inline remotes and microphones that make taking calls and controlling music playback on a smart device effortless. These models are available in dedicated versions for Android and Apple iOS devices. Reflecting its added appeal to the committed listener, the range-topping HD 471 also includes a 3m cable, a gold-plated plug and a 6.3mm stereo adapter to optimise connectivity with home Hi-Fi equipment. This model also comes supplied with a carry pouch for added protection and convenient storage on the go.
Pricing and availability has not been announced; look for more information at: http://en-ca.sennheiser.com.