Sennheiser PXC 550 BT 4.2 30hrs Black

MPN: PXC 550 Wireless  |  EAN: 4044155207484  |  Model:

Price Information

£199.00

as at 19 Mar 20 | 12:46 AM CET

£225.00

as at 24 Sep 19 | 10:15 PM CET

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Choosist's Ratings

Sennheiser PXC 550 BT 4.2 30hrs Black - PXC 550 Wireless Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Wired
Outstanding
Wireless
Outstanding
Wired + Wireless Combo
Outstanding
MP3 Player
Outstanding
Musical Instrument
Just Right
Android (headphone port)
Outstanding
Apple iOS (headphone port)
Outstanding
Use With Hi-Fi Amplifier
Just Right
PC or Mac
Outstanding
Use With Headphone Amp
Outstanding
PS4 Compatible
Outstanding
PS Vita Compatible
Outstanding
Commuting
Outstanding
Taking Flights
Outstanding
Train Journeys
Outstanding
Audio Books
Outstanding
Music
Outstanding
Video Content (Netflix, YouTube, TV)
Outstanding
Gaming
Just Right
Radio
Outstanding
Podcasts
Outstanding
Over-Ear
Outstanding
Making Phone Calls
Outstanding

Wired Connection

These wired headphones by Sennheiser are a really good choice if you prefer not to deal with some of the challenges posed by wireless headphones such as needing to always remember to recharge it before taking it out with you.

Wireless Connection

By choosing to go wireless with these pair of headphones, you are no longer shackled to your audio device and now have the freedom to enjoy the trends of wireless gadgets that can connect using various methods like Bluetooth.

Wireless + Wired Combo

The Sennheiser headphones can cover both your wired and wireless needs which is great as you now have 2 capabilities in just 1 package.

Battery Life

These Sennheiser headphones are able to last for up to 30 hours.

Connected Devices

  • Android device that comes with a port for connecting wired headphones.
  • iOS device that comes with a headphone port.
  • PC or Mac for whatever audio you need to listen to while you work or play.
  • Hi-Fi amplifier just in case you have sensitive neighbours or little ones in the house that would prefer not to join in on your booming sounds. What's more, it's got an impedance of 46 Ω (Ohms) making it capable of handling a Hi-Fi that has a powerful output.
  • Headphone amp so that you can enjoy better quality audio.
  • MP3 player so you can keep listening to your playlists while on the move.
  • Musical instrument to listen closely to your output while you play.

Game Console Compatibility

  • Works with the PS4
  • Works with the PS Vita

All Kinds of Journeys

  • Commuting while listening to music from these Sennheiser headphones gives the perfect distraction while getting to work. What's more, is that this one actually has an adjustable noise cancelling feature which helps control how much of the background noise you let in.
  • On train trips sometimes you'll need to zone out from the sounds of other passengers. The Sennheiser helps achieve this with its "closed-back" ear-piece design. Also, it's got noise cancelling features to help you tune out even more.
  • On flights keeping yourself occupied is a lot easier with this pair. You can tune out of the in-flight noise and hum of engines using the inbuilt noise cancelling features. .

Various Audio Content Types

  • Audio books where you can enjoy listening to a range of narrated titles and written materials.
  • Music such as tracks from your various favourite artists. 
  • Video content while watching or streaming a TV episode or full feature film.
  • Radio stations for your debut tracks, shows and news reports. The back of the ear-piece for these headphones are completely closed which helps to eliminate environmental sounds.
  • Gaming audio in order to fully enjoy the sound effects and rousing music while playing on your PC or console.
  • Podcasts for fun, knowledge and entertainment.

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Technical Specifications

Sennheiser PXC 550 BT 4.2 30hrs Black - PXC 550 Wireless Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Design
Colour of Product Black, Grey
Ear Coupling Over-ear
Ear Coupling - Over-ear Yes
Headphone or Headset Mobile headset
Headset Type Dual Ear
Multi-function Control - Position On-ear
Multi-function Control - Type Touch
Multi-function Control Present Yes
Volume Control Present Yes
Volume Control Type Touch
Wearing Style Head-band
Sound Technology
Acoustic System Name Closed Back
Driver Type Dynamic
Headphone Frequency 17 - 23000 Hz
Headphone Sensitivity 110 dB
Impedance 46 Ω (Ohms)
Noise Cancelling Yes
Ports & Interfaces
3.5mm Connector 1 mm
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, DIP, HFP, HSP
Bluetooth Version 4.2
Cable Length 1.4 m
Connectivity Technology Wired & Wireless
NFC / W1 Yes
USB Connectivity Yes
Wireless Type Bluetooth
Battery
Battery Life (max) 30 hours
Battery Recharge Time 3 hours
Rechargeable Yes
Microphone
Microphone Number 3
Weight & Dimensions
Weight 227 g
Ergonomics
Detachable Cable Yes
Other Features
Voice Commands (manufacturer features) 1