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Hi-Fi by Carsten Kaiser 2 months ago

Sennheiser HD 650

Updated open hi-fi over-ears

Sennheiser advertises their ear-enclosing, open HD 650 as being to an hi-fi audiophile standard. Like the HD 600, the HD650 is also intended to deliver a natural sound, but is more bass-rich. How well does the combination of update and tradition work with the 2019...

4.5

Hi-Fi by Carsten Kaiser 2 months ago

Sennheiser HD 600

2019 version of the open hi-fi classic

The Sennheiser HD 600 has been a popular enclosed hi-fi classic from the German manufacturer for over 20 years. The headphones are now available in an updated edition. Read for yourself how the new version performed in our test.

4.5

Studio by Numinos 8 months ago

AKG K245

Foldable, open studio headphones

The K245 is the open-back addition to AKG’s new range of foldable studio headphone models, which also includes the K175 and K275. All headphones from this fresh series are specifically designed for use in the studio, with the open-back version particularly suited for long production...

4

Hi-Fi by Numinos 1 year ago

Ultrasone Edition eleven

Open high-end headphones

Earphone manufacturers are doing everything they can to sell as many headsets as possible. However, the Bavarian manufacturer Ultrasone is following a completely different path - it relies on artificial scarcity. Because Edition Eleven is limited to 1,111 units, the price is just as exclusive,...

4.9

Gaming by Andreas Proß 2 years ago

Sennheiser GSP 500

Straightforward Gaming Headphones

With the GSP 500, Sennheiser offers both gamers and sci-fi cosplayers a good-sounding and tight-fitting headset with few frills.

3.8

Studio by Marcus Schlosser 2 years ago

Audeze LCD-2C

A Clear Entry into the Top Class

Audeze enters the price region of well below 1,000 euros with the somewhat slimmed down LCD-2 Classic, thus becoming a more appealing option for a new slice of the market. Reduced to the essentials, these headphones combine the highest processing criteria with a super comfortable...

4.8

Hi-Fi by Ulf Kaiser 2 years ago

Sennheiser HD 660 S

High-End Closed Headphones with Balanced Connector Option

With the HD 650 Sennheiser has delivered a proven open headphone option for high-end hi-fi applications for years. With its successor, the HD 660 S, the manufacturer is once again introducing a premium option to its expanding range.

4.8

Hi-Fi by Carsten Kaiser 3 years ago

AKG K701

Reference Headphones with a High Level of Precision

The K701 makes a convincing case for itself when it comes to mixing and mastering, or simply lying back and listening to some of your favourite jazz or classical compositions.

5

Studio by Carsten Kaiser 3 years ago

Beyerdynamic DT 1990 Pro

Open Studio Headphones for Studio Use and Discerning Audiophiles

The DT 1990 Pro is quite rightly regarded as Beyerdynamic’s premier model of studio headphones when it comes to handling, design and most pivotally, sound. Everything you could want is waiting right here for you in one neat package.

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