rare components in sennheiser headphones offer unheard-of audio experience
 
rare components in sennheiser headphones offer unheard-of audio experience
nov 03, 2015

rare components in sennheiser headphones offer unheard-of audio experience

rare components in sennheiser headphones offer unheard-of audio experience
all images courtesy of sennheiser

 

 

 

 

sennheiser presented a set of new high-end headphones that offer an unprecedented audio experience. the ‘orpheus’ electrostatic headphone system combines the most innovative technology with carefully selected, luxurious materials and the highest quality craftsmanship made in germany. 

sennheiser-orpheus-headphone-experience-designboom-02the rear inputs and outputs 

 

 

 

to make this product possible, a team of experts have spent almost a decade continuously working against the limits of what is technically possible. the ‘orpheus’ uses an innovative amplifier concept that combines advantages of a tube amplifier with those of a transistor amplifier. 

 sennheiser-orpheus-headphone-experience-designboom-03the control elements are crafted from a single piece of brass and then plated with chrome

 

 

 

the selection of all materials consequently supports the acoustic excellence of this milestone product. each of the more than 6,000 components were meticulously chosen to ensure an outstanding acoustic performance. the audio specialists used gold-vaporized ceramic electrons and platinum vaporized diaphragms, as well as marble from carrara italy for the amplifer housing. 

 

‘with the new orpheus, we once again push the boundaries and show that we can repeatedly set new benchmarks in excellence and with that shape the future of the audio world,’ says CEO daniel sennheiser. ‘it is able to deceive our senses in a completely unique way, creating the perfect illusion of being directly immersed in the sound.’

 sennheiser-orpheus-headphone-experience-designboom-04the over-the-ear sennheiser headphones    sennheiser-orpheus-headphone-experience-designboom-08all the materials support the acoustic excellence of this milestone product sennheiser-orpheus-headphone-experience-designboom-09there are more than 6,000 components inside the ‘orpheus’ systemsennheiser-orpheus-headphone-experience-designboom-10the amplifier will come in a variety of italian marbles 

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