Audeze, the leading premium audiophile headphone manufacturer, announced today that the Audeze Penrose wireless gaming headset will be shipping to consumers worldwide today and is now available at Audeze.com. The latest headphone in Audeze’s family of top reviewed gaming headphones, the Penrose is designed to take advantage of the high-end audio features of the Microsoft Xbox Series X|S and Sony PlayStation 5. Featuring Audeze’s 100mm planar magnetic drivers, a broadcast quality microphone designed in consultation with Shure, the most trusted microphone brand in the world, and a 2.4 GHz low-latency lossless wireless connection, the Penrose is the ultimate next-gen gaming headphone.
“We are extremely proud to launch the Audeze Penrose just in time for the launch of next-gen consoles,” Sankar Thiagasamudram, CEO of Audeze. “Both the Xbox Series X|S and PlayStation 5 offer amazing audio experiences, and the Penrose is equipped to take advantage of each console’s audio features now and in the future.”
Audeze Penrose Features:
• Audeze Planar Magnetic Drivers – Penrose is equipped with Audeze’s 100mm planar magnetic drivers. Built with Audeze’s patented Uniforce™ voice coils, Fluxor™ magnets, and Fazor™ waveguides, Penrose delivers the ultimate in-game sound experience with enhanced clarity and accuracy, a more immersive soundstage, and zero audible distortion. All Audeze planar magnetic drivers are hand crafted in California, USA.
• Microphone Design in Consultation with Shure – The Penrose microphone was designed to bring enhanced broadcast voice quality for chat and streaming. Its flexible and detachable construction makes adjustments effortless and built-in filters reduce up to 20dB of background noise.
• Low-Latency Wireless Connectivity – Penrose has a 2.4GHz lossless low-latency wireless connection with a range of up to 32 meters, along with a full audio bandwidth up to 20kHz. Penrose also includes Bluetooth connectivity, so gamers can chat on Discord from an iOS or Android device while listening to audio from their preferred console or computer.
• Multi Device Compatibility – The Penrose wireless planar magnetic headset comes in two versions: Penrose (for PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, and Windows and Mac desktops) and Penrose X (for Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and Windows desktops).
• Extended Battery Life: 15 Hours of battery life for all day long gaming, with simultaneous charge and play.
The Audeze Penrose is available now for $299 US at audeze.com and through participating international distributors. Orders for the Penrose X will be shipping in December 2020.