Sennheiser Unveils its Latest Professional Audio Portfolio at PALM Expo 2019
Launches XS Wireless Digital, IE 400 Pro and IE 500 Pro Professional in-ear Monitors
Unveils NDH 20, the first ever headphones by Neumann and Neumann KH 750 Subwoofer
Mumbai, 06 June 2019: Taking ahead the professional audio revolution, German audio-giant Sennheiser set a new benchmark by launching best in-class technology and audio solutions at this year’s PALM Expo 2019. Held in Mumbai, PALM Expo is one of India’s leading exhibition and conference that serves as the epicentre of showcase, engagement and quality knowledge dissemination for pro audio, lighting, live sound, install sound, musical instruments and AV integration industry professionals.
This year, Sennheiser took the bar a notch higher by launching not just one or two, but five clutter-breaking audio solutions from the Sennheiser and Neumann family – the Sennheiser XS Wireless Digital, a portable transmitter and receiver, IE 400 Pro & IE 500 Pro, professional in-ear monitors, Neumann NDH 20, first ever headphones by Neumann and KH 750 Subwoofer.
In addition, Sennheiser also showcased a wide range of its other innovative equipment for consumers to experience and gain deeper insight, including the Sennheiser Digital 6000, Digital 2000 IEM and HD 300.
Sticking true to its commitment, Sennheiser showcased the best of audio solutions at PALM Expo 2019 which are designed to provide an immersive experience and connect audiophiles, musicians, DJ’s, content creators, broadcasters and other professionals to the future of audio.
Mr. Vipin Pungalia, Director, Professional Segment, Sennheiser Electronics India Pvt. Ltd. said, “We, at Sennheiser, have always been committed towards introducing new age audio solutions with cutting-edge technology that cater to the constantly evolving needs of our users. The aim is to make life simpler for the industry professionals, enable them to capture the best of audio and video content and have a seamless experience while doing so. To further that, this year at PALM Expo, we have launched some of our most innovative professional audio solutions. These include products like IE500 and XSW Digital, which have received a phenomenal response in international markets and we are looking forward to a similar response in India.”
He further added, “PALM Expo has been a great platform where the best of the industry comes together under one roof with technologies that shape the present and future of audio, and we are extremely happy to be a part of the same.”
Sennheiser also showcased some of its other recently launched products like Sennheiser HD 300 headphones and Sennheiser Digital 6000, a one of its kind, with two digital channel solutions in one rack. With increasing focus on content creation, Sennheiser also showcased the Memory Mic, a small wireless portable mic designed for daily vlogs, travel, cookery videos or even podcasts.
Products launched at PALM Expo 2019:
1. Sennheiser XSW Digital
XS Wireless Digital is essentially a cable replacement. It works digitally, using a 2.4 GHz transmission to create a wireless peer-to-peer connection. With a simple touch of a button, step away from the cables and maintain a faithful connection. As a liberating solution for the musician moving about on stage, or a convenient approach to practicing in the rehearsal room, XS Wireless Digital empowers your inner creativity by allowing you to roam free. It means interacting with the crowd like you never have before and enables you to take your performance to the next level. It’s the power to turn audio limitations into audio opportunities.
Frankly, it’s a simple but versatile tool that means more than we’ve had the time to discover. What we do know is that it works, and if you’re looking to change your relationship with cables and frequencies, then you need to try it out. Who knows? You might find you have an instant connection.
No more cables
A good connection doesn’t require being tied down. Wireless means no obstacles, no distractions, just effortless audio, every time. Empower your performance with the ability to roam free; lose the cables but keep the connection.
One touch ease-of-use
It’s simple, each XS Wireless Digital has only one button. Press to power up and link simultaneously, click once to mute, and hold to power down. It’s as easy as plugging in a cable, minus the cable part.
Digital for worldwide operation
Your sound should be as boundless as your ideas. Forget about having to set frequencies and step into the world of digital. Using a 2.4 GHz transmission, sync and go anywhere, anytime—effortlessly.
One touch ease-of-use
2.4 GHz digital transmission for worldwide operation
75m range (250ft) in optimal conditions
Up to 5 hours battery life on a single charge
Switch between multiple transmitters linked to one receiver
Configure any combination of transmitters and receivers
Mute from either transmitter or receiver
2. Sennheiser IE400 and Sennheiser IE500
Image result for ie400pro press releaseThe brand-new series of professional in-ears offer natural, high-resolution sound, a secure and comfortable fit that comes close to custom-moulded in-ears and a break-proof, patent-pending cable connection. These new models have been appreciated and loved by musicians, DJs and sound engineers across the globe. Theses professional in-ears ensure impeccable audio reproduction with warmth, great detail and natural clarity, thus improving the artist’s focus and performance control even in difficult stage situations. The three models target professionals across segment with IE 500 PRO being top-of-the-range followed by IE 400 PRO and IE 40 Pro designed as an entry model. IE 400 PRO and IE 500 PRO have reinvented the single dynamic driver principle while other in-ears in the same price range work on the balanced armature principle. The IE 400 PRO and the IE 500 PRO, use a single high-performance dynamic driver that covers the entire frequency range with ease, resulting in a distortion-free, detailed and accurate sound reproduction.
3. Neumann NDH 20
The Neumann NDH 20 is a closed-back studio headphone combining excellent isolation with the carefully balanced sound image and outstanding resolution you would expect from a Neumann product. It is thus ideally suited for monitoring, editing and mixing tasks, even in loud and noisy environments. The NDH 20’s newly designed 38-mm drivers with high-gauss neodymium magnets ensure high sensitivity and low distortion. In other words, the NDH 20 would not need a dedicated headphone amplifier; it sounds just as great on mobile devices such as laptop computers.
Linear sound balance, like Neumann’s acclaimed studio monitors
Excellent isolation allows working in noisy environments
High long-term comfort, easy transportation
Two detachable cables (straight/coiled)
Some of the other range of key products showcased:
Sennheiser HD 300: Featuring an extremely durable construction and a folding headband for easy storage when not in use, the HD 300 is perfect for listening to music on the go. Sennheiser’s own transducers ensure a well-balanced sound and powerful, dynamic bass
Sennheiser Digital 6000: The first digital two channel solutions in one rack. As precise as the top-of-the-range wireless Digital 9000
Sennheiser Memory Mic: The Memory Mic allows you to create rich audio landscapes for your content, whether it’s daily vlogs, travel or cookery videos or even podcasts. When recording with the Memory Mic, the integrated microphone of the smartphone will also be active and pick up ambient sound. This allows you to record a commentary and preserve the original soundscape of the site at the same time
Audio specialist Sennheiser is one of the world's leading manufacturers of headphones, microphones and wireless transmission systems. Based in Wedemark near Hanover, Germany, Sennheiser operates its own production facilities in Germany, Ireland and the USA and is active in more than 50 countries. With 19 sales subsidiaries and long-established trading partners, the company supplies innovative products and cutting-edge audio solutions that are optimally tailored to its customers' needs. Sennheiser is a family owned company that was founded in 1945 and which today has 2,750 employees around the world that share a passion for audio technology. Since 2013, Sennheiser has been managed by Daniel Sennheiser and Dr. Andreas Sennheiser, the third generation of the family to run the company. In 2015, the Sennheiser Group had sales totalling €682 million. http://www.sennheiser.com/