(Pocket-lint) – Grell Audio – an organization launched by former Sennheiser design engineer Axel Grell – has introduced its first product: a premium, audiophile grade pair of true wi-fi earbud known as merely: Grell TWS/1. The identify might not be acquainted to you, however Grell was behind among the most high-end Sennheiser merchandise launched over the previous 20+ years, and has now utilized that experience to craft a pair of wallet-friendly – however high-end – earphones. As with every new true wi-fi buds, a part of the trick is making a pair of earphones that look distinctive, and we predict Grell actually achieved that. The skin encompasses a spherical, however flat, floor with a premium steel chamfered edge after which a stubby stem protruding of the underside. GrellTo ship the so-called “audiophile” sound, the Grell TWS/1 function a bespoke pair of 10mm dynamic drivers, constructed and encased in a technique to scale back any noise or vibrations internally, preserving the sound as pure as attainable. Grell calls these “excessive precision” drivers, which means they’ve quick response and may ship incredible audio, with a frequency vary from as little as 6Hz to 22kHz. They’re outfitted with ANC (Energetic Noise Cancellation) and are additionally constructed on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Sound platform and have aptX HD and aptX Adaptive assist in addition to customary aptX. In addition they assist the high-resolution, low latency LHDC codec. GrellIncluding the battery within the case, the earphones can go 28 hours between expenses with ANC enabled the entire time, plus additionally function IPX4 splash resistance. An enormous a part of how these earphones are priced is right down to the gross sales mannequin, you will solely be capable to purchase them direct from Grell, and will not discover them on third get together retailer cabinets. That cuts value of numerous completely different components, enabling Grell to carry them to promote it at a smart value level. The Grell TWS/1 can be found to pre-order from right now direct from Grell Audio, for simply £179.99 within the UK, $199.99 within the US and €189.99 in Europe.
Writing by Cam Bunton. Initially revealed on 6 October 2021.