Ultrasone Edition 10 headphones flaunt wooden open back design

Ultrasone Edition 10 The beginning of October brought along PowerBeats by Dr. Dre headphones, for athletes to boost their workouts with excellent music. Here’s another one from Ultrasone inspired from nature entitled, the Edition 10. These are said to be the first open back special edition headphones from Ultrasone.

Its ear cups are crafted with Ethiopian sheepskin leather ear cup pads, Titanium plated drivers, Zebrano wood ear cup inlays, and are fitted with Kevlar coated cables. This audio solution was crafted with natural elements to proffer high levels of air permeability through the ear cups’ grills along with extremely low resonance. Furthermore they also provide high specific torsion strength.

With a lightweight design tipping the scale at 282g, the outer surface of the ear cup is coated with galvanic Ruthenium plating, while the Zebrano wood inlay has been protected with eight layers of clear lacquer. The head pad and the inner lining of the ear cups flaunt a reddish brown Ethiopian sheepskin. This material is known to be one of the supplest leather available in the market. It offers admirable comfort and sound isolation.

These headphones show off a debonair look with its wooden finish. Only 2010 units of this offering will be sold, each one having its own model number. Titanium-plated 40mm drivers have been selected for this audio solution which are specially tuned to suit an open back design. It is outfitted with a magnet which is 10 percent more powerful to augment the sound pressure levels. Each set of drivers are independently paired with a tolerance of +/- 0.4.

Silver-plated OFC 99.99 percent pure copper wires have been used for the cables with a Kevlar encasing to attain a better current flow and elasticity. It features a 3m cord length and is fitted with a 6.3 mm gold plated plug. Audiophiles who want to use a balanced cable configuration can simply add-in XLR connectors rather than changing the entire wire with a 6.3mm connector, since these headphones are balanced input ready.

Utilizing S-Logic Plus technology, it renders a neutral acoustic feeling with high spacious tonal perception. Moreover, this Ultrasone offering comes with a MU-Metal shielding (ULE technology) which minimizes radiation by up to 98 percent. Thus, users can enjoy hours of music without hurting their ears.

The Edition 10 headphone is packed in a wooden box with a Zebrano wood headphone stand. Each one of these is emblazoned with its own serial number. These are priced at $2,749 and can be purchased from the official Ultrasone website or major audio retailers all over the world.