Is This 'The Maserati Of Headphones'?

Written by Oonagh Reidy     22/01/2014 | 09:36 | Category: INDUSTRY

Bowers & Wilkins has gone all Maserati- relasing a special ed. headphone in homage to the supercar

Is This 'The Maserati Of Headphones'?

Bowers & Wilkins special P5 Maserati Hi-Fi Headphone is available in Oz from April RRP $549.95.

The noise isolating Hi-Fi headphones have "unfatiguing natural sound" from the use of specially developed, ultra-linear neodymium magnets and highly optimised Mylar diaphragms.

The suave looking P5's offer maximum noise isolation through sealed-leather ear pads and a closed-back design featuring a rigid metal faceplate. 

The P5 Maserati special ed. also folds flat, has a frequency range is 10Hz to 20kHz with 115dB/V at 1kHz  sensitivity. 

Paying homage to the design heritage of Maserati, the B&W cans are crafted from fine-grain natural leather in Maserati's distinctive deep blue, features the iconic Maserati Trident emblem on the headband, and on the quilted leather travel pouch. 

Bowers & Wilkins' have also announced 805 Maserati Edition loudspeaker RRP $13,000 per pair, available in April. 

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