Sennheiser HD800 review

Sennheiser's new high-end HD800 sets a new benchmark for headphone performance

By  from TechRadar Issue 324

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"Headphone listening may not be for everybody or every day, but this exquisite new model will undoubtedly move things closer to that state of affairs, thanks to excellent performance levels. It's certainly worth making sacrifices for"
For
  • Sound is simply superb in every way
  • Beautifully balanced across the range
  • Incredibly detailed
  • Comfort is excellent, even over extended listening sessions
Against
  • Undeniably expensive
  • Can lead to your loudspeakers feeling neglected
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