Tagged: Audiophile

EsaVox by iXoost – Audio bliss delivered from Lamborghini Aventador engine exhaust

EsaVox by iXoost docking audio system

EsaVox by iXoost docking audio system

Matteo Panini’s collection of race car engine inspired docking stations for iPhone’s are the pinnacle of Apple accessories one can think of buying. Made from real car engines, Matteo likes to call them iXoost, and so far we have seen some eye-popping creations by him. iXoost Radical6 and the maiden iXoost docking station are one of his unique creations. Now, the Italian designer has come up with another iXoost docking station in collaboration with Lamborghini that will blow you away.
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Sennheiser’s $55,000 Orpheus headphones have 8Hz to 100KHz frequency response

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Sennheiser first set out with task of designing the finest pair headphones in the 1990s. After significant work, the headphone manufacturer arrived at the Orpheus HE90, a pair of headphones that sold for $16,000. Quite rightly, only 300 units of this headphone with dedicated tube amplifier enclosed in metal casing were made. Fast forward some 25 years, Sennheiser has launched the successor to HE90. Called the Orpheus, this is certainly based on the same working mechanism as the HE90, but tagged with a price tag of $55,000 – Orpheus is the ‘best headphone in the world’ yet. Read More…