Grado and company strikes again. The Grado PS1000e are exclusive upscale headphones perched at the pinnacle of luxury audio performance.
The oversize open-back earcups and general feel remind of the equally awesome Grado GS1000i model but with the addition of a unique metal-framed outer grill assembly that allows for extra-rigid internal driver structures and, in turn, highly articulate transient response, quickened musical dynamics and deeply transparent audio reproduction.
The famous Grado GS1000i soundstage depth and spaciousness remains intact in the PS1000e with perhaps an even greater sense of image spatiality and 'room sound' information. Upon hearing these big open headphones, we think of them as a doppelganger to the GS1000i but with a deeper soundstage imaging ability, extended mids/highs transients and a slightly 'lighter' but very tightly focused low bass presentation.
The full-size PS1000e design maintains the large 'over-the-ear' circumaural earcups and the deep-well foam earpad cushions of the GS editions which keeps this model as among the most comfortable wearing experiences in the Grado line.
The Grado PS1000e highly efficient 32 Ohm impedance ensures clean volume and solid audio performance from any source with no headphone amp required
The Grado PS1000e features slick glossy metal earpieces similar to the Grado SR325is model (not the dull brushed-matte look associated with the first PS1000 editions). A high-quality OFC 'Y-type' headphone cord extends approximately 9ft and terminates to a full-size 1/4" stereo plug. The Grado 1/4"-to-1/8" flexible plug adapter is included -- perfect for connecting the PS1000e into a smartphone, tablet or laptop -- along with the handy Grado Labs 15ft headphone extension cord.
All Grado PS1000e headphones are serial numbered and handmade one-at-a-time in Brooklyn USA. The 1-year manufacturer's warranty is serviced free exclusively at the Grado facility.
NOTE: The Grado PS1000e gloss metal outer earcups are uniquely hand-tooled and vary just slightly from headphone to headphone in overall cosmetic look, finish and logo etching so no two appear exactly alike. We think this adds to their very handsome personality!
What's In The Box:
Grado PS1000 Frequency Response
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