- Based on the RS1
- Mahogany Earpieces
- Vented Diaphragms
- Adjustable Headband
- Foam Ear Cushions
- ULHPC Copper Voice Coil
- 8-Conductor Cable Design
- Gold-Plated 1/4" Plug
Grado RS1i Reference Series
What does the i stand for in the new RS1i from Grado? Improved, thats what! Featuring a new species of handcrafted Mahogany earpieces made using an intricate curing process; Grado has been able to optimize the tonal quality. The RS1i uses new upgraded dynamic transducers and the new 8 conductor cable design all in an open-air configuration, the cups being open-backed. The result is a smooth, controlled and coherent sound with detailed dynamics. Frequency response ranges from 12-30 kHz and the drivers are matched to 0.05dB. Weighing 9oz, the headphones are an example of the wonder of Mother Nature with a gorgeous, dark-colored Mahogany look.
The RS1i, part of the Reference Series from Grado, is a high-quality dynamic open air stereo headphone designed with the discerning listener in mind. Based on the popular RS1, the RS1i has hand-crafted mahogany wood housings designed to eliminate resonance and provide terrific tonal quality. Vented 40mm drivers are matched to within 0.05dB and provide a wide frequency response of 12Hz to 30kHz.
Foam ear cushions and an adjustable leather headband provide outstanding comfort and stability for hours of fatigue-free listening. The ultra-high purity long crystal copper voice coil and 8-conductor connecting cable provide a clear signal and precise control over upper and lower frequencies.
The standard 1/4" plug can connect to a wide variety of audio devices. Regardless of genre, the RS1i provides clear, smooth, realistic audio.
"I can honestly say that there is no better sounding headphone than the Grado RS1."
-Home Theater Vol.3, No.5
- Type: Dynamic, Open-Air, Supra-Aural
- Frequency Range: 12 Hz - 30 kHz
- Impedance: 32 Ohms
- Sensitivity: 98dB
- Connectors: 1/4" Stereo Plug
- Weight: 9 oz (255g)
Grado Labs provides a warranty effective one year from the date of purchase.
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