Colour me impressed with Beyerdynamic’s Lagoon

By | September 8th, 2018|Categories: DAR|Tags: , , , , , |

When Beyerdynamic’s Lagoon, the 94-year old German manufacturer’s first ever pair of active noise cancelling (ANC) headphones, begin shipping later this year, they’ll arrive with a €399 price tag, touch-sensitive earpad controls, a USB-C recharging port, 24-hour battery life, advanced Bluetooth codec support (AAC and aptX Low Latency, but no LDAC) and a carry case into which they fold. None too dissimilar to the Sony WH-1000XM3 also launched at IFA 2018.

Setting the Lagoon apart from their Japanese rivals are circumaural ear-cups whose internal light-guide system shows us L and R channels, Bluetooth pairing status and battery life.… Read the full article