Tucked behind Corning Gorilla Glass is Sennheiser's HD800S driver to give us the closed-back HD820. Beyond the practicality of listening in privacy and isolation, the opportunity to go closed also brings unique opportunities to tweak flavour.
The HD820 is very much the first Sennheiser many can feel, as hear – a truly unique proposition in today's high-end market.
Check out the rest of Sennheiser's legendary line-up here, or view our other closed-back headphone options here.
// The preceding HD800S is popularly viewed as the open-back equivalent of the HD820, after they've tested Sennheiser's waters with the HD600, HD650 and HD660s.
// For added headband comfort: Check out the DEKONI Nuggets.