5 Gifts for the Music Addict in Your Life
Sennheiser is the guru when it comes to sound technology. Leading the pack with everything you could ever need for your personal or home music set up, Sennheiser offers soundbars, headphones, true wireless earbuds, and so much more. If you know a music addict, or you happen to be one, we’ve got the perfect gift list for you. For every kind of music lover, whether they demand perfection, love to entertain, or just can’t seem to stay in one place, we have put together five gifts for all these people in your life.
The Entertainer – AMBEO Soundbar
Say hello to the bold, black Sennheiser AMBEO Soundbar. AMBEO Soundbar, meet the entertainer. Producing immersive 5.1.4 sound, this bad boy stands out from the pack thanks to its wider soundstage and deep bass response. And that’s without the need for a subwoofer. AMBEO features five dedicated high-fidelity tweeters for studio-quality sound and six long-throw woofers producing 30Hz bass. Delivering a 3D sound that caters to the characteristics of your living room, it uses 13 independent drivers to replicate a surround sound installation, placing you in the centre of the action.
Connectivity comes via the built-in Google Chromecast, Bluetooth and the usual HDMI, while the Sennheiser Smart Control app can be used as a remote and change settings. Crafted from best-in-class materials and featuring a lacquered and brushed aluminium surface, it looks every bit as premium as it sounds.
Harnessing the power of a multi-speaker home cinema system in one sleek-looking device, the AMBEO Soundbar delivers a 3D home audio experience, unlike anything you’ve heard before.
The Perfectionist – MOMENTUM True Wireless 2
Heralded as the best-sounding, truly wireless earbuds on the market, MOMENTUM True Wireless 2 earbuds feature the same fantastic sound as the first generation, while boasting a smaller, more comfortable design, ANC and excellent battery life. Beefed up and ready to conquer the market once again, the Sennheiser MOMENTUM True Wireless 2 now offers 7 hours of playback with up to three extra charges on the go. Plus there’s a deep sleep mode to keep things efficient and not so power-hungry.
Sporting a smaller design than its predecessor, the second-gen MOMENTUM’s are more comfortable, allowing for a tighter seal, which leads us nicely into the active noise cancellation. Using a single-mic, Sennheiser reduces low-frequency ambient noise, though don’t expect to get seven hours of battery life with it turned on.
The Hardcore Music Addict – CX 400BT True Wireless
The Sennheiser CX 400BT True Wireless offers high-end acoustic technology, customisable controls, up to 20 hours of battery life and all-day comfort. Created for fast-paced and always-connected lifestyles, the CX 400BT earbuds are for those who want the best audio experience no matter where they are—delivering incredible high-fidelity stereo sound with deep bass, natural mids levels and clear, detailed treble thanks to Sennheiser’s 7mm dynamic drivers. These earbuds have a serious amount of power for their size.
Offering 7 hours battery life that expands up to 20 hours when charging on-the-go with the supplied charging case, the CX 400BT True Wireless from Sennheiser sound as good as they are capable.
The Everyday Man – HD 450BT/ 458BT Bluetooth Headphones
You can never have too much of a good thing in this world, and by that we mean you can never have too many pairs of Sennheiser headphones. The best part? These wireless noise-cancelling headphones are quite affordable and super comfortable. Whether you go for the HD 450BT or the HD 458BT, each one offers up an exceptional combination of versatility and superior sound. Offering active noise cancellation and a closed-back design, these Bluetooth headphones deliver captivating sound that you can enjoy without distraction.
Both come equipped with 30 hours of battery life and advanced Bluetooth technology for music that never drops out. Juice up using USB-c fast charging and you can be back to the tunes in no time. And with a compact folding design, you can take them with you anywhere you so desire. Crafted from high-quality materials to provide the perfect balance of minimalist style, ergonomic comfort, and take-anywhere durability, you won’t be disappointed with either model.
Plus, with the addition of the Voice Assistant and the Smart Control App, you can personalise your sound experience for whatever it is you choose to listen to. Tailor it for speech and hear podcasts as though you’re in the same room, or up the bass for your favourite house tunes.
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The Modern Traveller – PXC 550-II Wireless
For a pair of long-lasting headphones, you cannot look past the PXC 550-II Wireless. With up to 30 hours of music playback on one charge, these stunning headphones have been crafted with the modern traveller in mind. Whether you’re taking a bus across town or flying across the world, they’ll provide you with unfettered freedom and unparalleled sound the whole trip through. If you’ve been looking for the perfect pair of travel headphones, your journey ends here.
Brimming with functionality, the PXC 550-II Wireless leaves no spec unturned. This premium gear is distinguished from its predecessor by upgrading to Bluetooth 5.0, support for the AAC codec, and a new Voice Assistant button that provides one-touch access to Siri, Google Assistant, and Amazon Alexa. The PXC 550-II Wireless also features a unique Anti-Wind ANC setting, taking adaptive noise cancellation to new heights.
Delivering up to 20 hours of wireless playtime and up to 30 hours when using ANC and a wired connection, the PXC 550-II Wireless have some serious staying power. Pair with all the other premium features and you have yourself the best travel headphones that money can buy.