09/05/2018 Dubai, UAE
Sennheiser Middle Easthas announced a partnership with Etihad Airways to be the exclusive provider of headsets for the airline’s premier cabin. The chosen travel headset from Sennheiser, the PXC 480, are specially designed to deliver exceptional sound quality and premium listening experience during any journey.
Under the agreement, Sennheiser’s PXC 480 will soon be available for passengers travelling in Etihad Airways’ The Residence, the world’s first and only private luxury three room suite on a commercial aircraft. Residence guests will be able to listen to their favourite music and movies with Sennheiser’s signature sound quality whilst in an oasis of calm thanks to the proprietary NoiseGard™ hybrid active noise cancellation.
“The partnership with Etihad Airways allows us to contribute to an experience that goes beyond just sound. With the PXC 480 we have crafted a pair of premium travel headphones that bring our leadership in high-quality audio to address the travel needs of the most discerning set of customers. For Etihad guests seeking the ultimate way to travel, the PXC 480 will prove to be the perfect companion”, says Eric Denise, Sennheiser Senior Vice President Market Development.
Set over 125 square feet, The Residence offers a lounge, bathroom with a shower and a separate bedroom. The private double bedroom features a bedside table, two personal storage drawers and a full length wardrobe, and is certified for two guests – a completely unique travel experience, akin to private jet travel, but on a commercial airliner. With a VIP Travel Concierge service looking after Residence guests from reservation through to the end of their journey, to the lightweight Sennheiser PXC 480 headphones, offering a special listening experience , Sennheiser Middle East and Etihad Airways endeavor to enhance a bespoke travel experience tailored to those who like upgrade their way of traveling.
Etihad Airways Vice President Marketing Partnerships, Patrick Pierce, said: “Enhancing our guest proposition is one of the key drivers of this partnership. Aligning with Sennheiser provides premium guests flying in the world’s most exclusive cabin a best-in-class audio product to further improve their experience in The Residence.”
Featuring NoiseGardTM hybrid active noise cancellation and a truly impressive battery life of up to 50 hours, Sennheiser’s PXC 480 provides comfortable, uninterrupted listening for any journey. Sharing the essence of its Bluetooth counterpart PXC 550 Wireless, the PXC 480 has been designed to meet the needs of discerning travellers who demand a pair of noise-cancelling headphones that does not compromise on performance, style or features.
Like the PXC 480, the PXC 550 Wireless delivers high-quality sound in a sleek, foldable design. Featuring NoiseGard™ hybrid adaptive noise cancellation and up to 30 hours of battery life, Sennheiser’s PXC 550 Wireless lets you travel around the world in silence and comfort on a single charge. The headphones reflect the audio specialist’s continued focus on expanding of the Sennheiser wireless product portfolio to meet the growing demand for accessibly and adaptability from customers.
For more information on Sennheiser products available throughout the region please see https://en-ae.sennheiser.com/
Vorm geven aan de sound van morgen en voor zijn klanten unieke klankervaringen tot stand brengen… Dat is het doel waarrond wereldwijd alle medewerkers en partners van Sennheiser zich verenigen. De onderneming is opgericht in 1945 en uitgegroeid tot een van ’s werelds toonaangevende producenten van koptelefoons, microfoons en draadloze zendersystemen. Met zijn 21 verkoopfilialen en partnerrelaties van vele jaren is de groep actief in ruim 50 landen. Daarnaast telt hij nog eens eigen productiefaciliteiten in Duitsland, Ierland, Roemenië en de VS. Sinds 2013 staat met Daniel Sennheiser en Dr. Andreas Sennheiser de derde generatie van de familie aan het hoofd van de onderneming. In 2017 genereerde de Sennheiser-groep een omzet van in totaal € 667,7 miljoen.