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Sennheiser’s Urbanite XL Wireless headphones - The Audiophile Man
Wire free headphones are becoming increasingly popular. Paul Rigby reviews Sennheiser’s new Urbanite XL Wireless headphones Walk down the street or mooch around any electronics or technology-based store and you will see, not just how popular headphones are at the moment but also how many manufacturers and types there are available. One of the more sought-after flavours of headphone is the wireless model. The variant has been a holy grail of sorts. To create a top sounding pair of headphones without the continual hassle of having to deal with the long and often tangling lead which also pins you close to your music source. To be free to roam and turn your head and body without tying yourself in knots has always been appealing. Sennheiser, the long standing German headphone manufacturer, an outfit that has always had a mark of quality attached to its moniker, has entered the fray with its Urbanite XL Wireless headphones, adding Bluetooth and NFC to the basic Urbanite formula. Use of the latest Bluetooth 4.0 standard enables multi-connectivity pairing of up to eight different devices as well as simultaneous connection to two devices. With a range up to 10m, this pair of closed back, …