There has always been a debate between electronic reproduction and natural sound. The Sennheiser HD-800 is the headphone that has been specifically engineered in replicating the basic acoustic conditions of natural hearing. This level of performance has yet to be matched by any competitor. The HD-800 is the ultimate headphone to deliver nature.
More than 60 years of ingenious headphone engineering has been applied into the new HD 800. Incorporating Sennheiser's most advanced driver technology, these open, circum-aural dynamic stereo headphones redefine what reference-level audio is all about. You will form an altogether new height of sonic perspective as you experience a high-fidelity natural hearing experience. Premium parts have gone into their production - the transducer is encased by a precision material made of stainless steel; ear pads are made of special high-quality Japanese Alcantara; while the headband and headphone mounting utilizes the most advanced development from the aerospace industry.
In terms of connectivity, these headphones utilize specially designed, four-wire, high-performance connections with Teflon insulation. These headphones have been developed to provide the closest match to "being there" than any other available headphone. The Sennheiser HD-800 is for the discriminating audiophile seeking the best and most natural sound available. From rich bass lows to definitive highs, the Sennheiser HD-800 headphones deliver the exclusive sound that nature had intended.
Frequency Response - 14 - 44,100 Hz (- 3 dB)
Nominal Impedance - 300 Ohms
Contact Pressure - 3.4 N (+- 0.3 N) approx.
Transducer Principle - Dynamic, open
Thd - =0.02 % (1kHz/1Vrms)
Characteristic Spl - 102 dB (1kHz/1Vrms)
Cable Length - 9.84 feet (3m)
Oxygen Free Cable Adapter - 1/4 (6.3 mm) stereo jack
Sennheiser 2 year warranty