Sennheiser MM 550 Travel Headphones Price in Singapore, Features, and Other Info

Sennheiser MM 550 Travel Headphones Price in Singapore, Features, and Other Info: The MM 550 Travel from Sennheiser is a pair of high-end headphones. They are Bluetooth capable and, as the name implies, made for the road. They have a combination of street-style and comfort that would make long hours of travel seem like a journey marked with solid sound music and high quality cozy bass. Being high-end, they do come with a high price. But for those who would rather trade money for the best quality headphones there is (which normally, do not come cheap), this pair is definitely recommended. Aside from the Bluetooth functionality, the headphones also feature both NoiseGard and TalkThrough features.

The Sennheiser MM 550 Travel features a closed-back design, and is a binaural type with an ear-cup headphones form factor. It is both light and sturdy – two qualities consumer would want in their travel companions. They are solidly built but are very light at 6.03 ounces, with the earpieces fitting snugly onto the ears but comfortably. They are also slim and can easily fold up for easy storage or stowing away.

The Sennheiser MM 550 Travel is jam-packed with features for manipulating it into a configuration that would suit one’s taste or situation. There are dials that would maximize the music and at the same time those that would minimize the surrounding noise. On the right ear pad are a heap of controls that include the power–play–pause button, track skip, volume, noise-canceling, Bluetooth and the “SRS WOW HD enhancer”. On the left ear pad is a single micro-USB charging port. The package includes, aside from the headphones, one USB charging cable for powering up the batteries, and a carrying case for the unit.

The Sennheiser MM 550 Travel uses a rechargeable battery that has a total run time of 20 hours. Sennheiser also offers practical accessories and designs for the headsets, depending on what would suit the user best in terms of his or her lifestyle and usage of the device.

The sound output mode of the Sennheiser MM 550 Travel is stereo, with a dynamic response bandwidth of 15 – 22,000 Hz. The total harmonic distortion of the device is only around 0.1%, which is insignificant really but it has a sensitivity that amounts to 107 dB. The built-in microphone itself has an omni-directional operation mode, and a response bandwidth of 100-10,000 Hz.

As mentioned, the Sennheiser MM 550 Travel is capable of Bluetooth connection that gives the user the convenience of mobility without always worrying about the wire. It has Bluetooth 2.1 with EDR connectivity with a maximum transmission range of 33 ft. It is simple to set up and would readily pair with a cellular phone. The NoiseGard 2.0, on the other hand, makes for a clear sound with its noise-cancelling capability.

In addition, the Sennheiser MM 550 Travel also has the TalkThrough feature that allows the user to talk to other people around him or her even while he or she is still wearing the headphones. It involves the external microphone mentioned a while ago that can be conveniently turned on with ease. If one is listening to music when a call comes in, the device interrupts the music in order for the user to act on the call, and then promptly returns the music once the call is finished.

The Sennheiser MM 550 Travel can connect to a cellular phone, or to any supported portable audio system. It has both Hands Free Profile (HFP) and Handset Profile (HSP).

Although the Sennheiser MM 550 Travel is Bluetooth-ready, the user still has the option to plug it into a cable. In both cases however, the Sennheiser MM 550 offers a sharp and balanced sound, with decent bass response to handle booming tracks or even hip hop. It also has great music reproduction and solid delivery at both the high and low ends. Also, since the headphones are sealed, they offer a kind of isolation to the world, and would readily and very effectively immerse its users to the music they’re listening to.

Overall, the Sennheiser MM 550 Travel is definitely recommended to any audiophile who would gladly pay up for a quality pair of cool and high-end headphones.

Sennheiser MM 550 Travel Headphones Price in Singapore Dollar (SGD): Approximately S$ 630.00

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