Improved control of upper and lower frequency range
Built on the same features as the SR60e, but SR80e utilizes a 4 conductor connecting cable and the diaphragms are put through a special 'de-stressing' process in order to enhance inner detail, the result of which gives a more open stage. The new SR...
The new SR80e has an upgraded driver design, and they have enlarged and improved the mass distribution in the plastic housing. The way the SR80e's new driver and plastic housing move air and react to sound vibrations are now less affected by transient distortions.
The SR80e provides an improved bass resonance, which enhances the overall detail.
With the SR80e you will notice improved control of the upper and lower range of the frequency spectrum with both better supporting Grado's world renowned midrange.
The SR80e will produce a sound that is pure Grado, warm harmonic color, rich full bodied vocals, excellent dynamics and an ultra smooth top end.
Whether you're into gaming or jamming, our perfectly proportioned soundstage delivers the midrange you love and the details you crave. The 4-conductor cable and gold-plated mini-plug bring the sparkle back to your audio or gaming system, tablet or phone. Play keyboard or guitar in your own head-space with the comfortable S-Cushions and durable embossed vinyl strap. The only distortion you'll hear will be from your stomp box.
...these are truly wonderful headphones, they've got the bass energy... ripping into heavy tracks with a gusto that eludes lesser rivals. With vocals they intoxicate with a natural feel and beautifully proportioned soundstage: few headphones can transport you as convincingly... The Grado SR80's are special. Buy'em, and Love'em.
- What HiFi
Grados SR80 headphones won a top rating of Five Stars from Englands What HiFi magazine These are truly wonderful hearphones theyve got the bass energy ripping into heavy tracks with a gusto that eludes lesser rivals raves the magazine With vocals they intoxicate with a natural feel and beautifully proportioned soundstage few headphones can transport you as convincingly The Grado SR80s are special Buy em and Love em
These comfortable and highly dynamic Prestige headphones feature closelymatched Grado drivers in a 3diameter polycarbonate housing The driver diaphragm is made of an advanced lowmass polymer carefully designed to provide a warm wellbalanced 20 Hz to 20 kHz frequency bandwidth with very low distortion The low distortion output lets you listen for hours without the annoying earburn of most other lowprice headphones
Upgraded Driver and More
What does the letter i stand for in the new SR80i from Grado Improved thats what
Built around the same features as the SR60i the SR80i utilizes a fourconductor connecting cable and the diaphragms are put through a special destressing process in order to enhance inner detail the result of which gives a more open stage
The new SR80i has an upgraded driver design and they have enlarged and improved the mass distribution in the plastic housing The way the SR80is new driver and plastic housing move air and react to sound vibrations are now less affected by transient distortions The SR80 provides an improved bass resonance which enhances the overall detail With the SR80i you will notice improved control of the upper and lower range of the frequency spectrum with both better supporting Grados world renowned midrange The SR80i will produce a sound that is pure Grado warm harmonic color rich full bodied vocals excellent dynamics and an ultra smooth top end
In the recording studio or for the serious hobbyist I cant think of a more versatile or dimensionally satisfying personal speaker system writes Anthony Chiarella in Vol 2 No 4 of Fi magazine
It figures that these Brooklynmade phones would kick some serious butt observes Steve Guttenberg in Vol 1 No 4 of Audio Video These babies have a pretty big sound a powerful tight bottom end very articulate midrange and a good top end They have an airy open quality less in your head then most phones near their price
Tonal colours are natural even with difficult early instruments reports Issue 57 of HiFi Choice magazine The level of detail is exemplary and orchestral dynamics are faithfully rendered
- Tranducer type: dynamic
- Operating principle: open air
- Frequency Response: 20-20
- SPL 1mW: 98
- Normal Impedance: 32ohms
- Driver matched db: .1