Made of brushed aluminium and soft leather, the wonderfully engineered B&W P5 headphones are an object of beauty with sound quality to match. The closed back design offers a good level of external noise suppression, whilst radiated sounds from the B&W P5's should not disturb others around you. Behind P5's natural sound is some of the most advanced technology ever to be put into a set of headphones.
Specially developed ultra-linear neodymium magnets and highly optimised mylar diaphragms keep music sounding rich, pure and incredibly detailed, with no need for artificial adjustments. The P5's high-quality sound and luxury materials are supported by smart design and user-friendly features. The Made for iPod cable allows easy control of an iPod, and the microphone facilitates calls on an iPhone. The leather earpads are magnetically attached, and can be quickly removed to swap the supplied cables. Thoughtful features include a built in microphone on the audio cord enabling mobile phone use wihout removing your headphones. Comfortable on the head and weighing just 195g, the B&W P5 headphones fit snugly on the ears and fold flat for convenient storage.
The B&W P5 sound fast and exciting with iPod's, iPhone, laptops and Mac with plenty of natural midrange and taut bass slam. Integration of the frequencies is impressive, soundstage wide and deep, highs are crystal clear and unfatiguing. As the ultimate iPod or iPhone upgrade, the B&W P5 headphones will enhance your enjoyment of music like no other.
- B&W P5 Info Sheet (195.9 KB)
Frequency response (Hz): 10 - 20,000
Type: Closed back dynamic, noise isolating
Nominal impedance (ohms): 26
Sensitivity (dB): 115 at 1kHz
Power handling (watts): 50mW (max)
Ear coupling: Supra-aural (with memory foam ear cushions)
Weight (kg): .0195
Lead and connector: Twin detachable cables included (both with 2.5mm minijack connection to headphones): Single sided detachable oxygen free copper cable, with 3.5mm minijack plug - for connection to hifi system, or portable MP3 player. 6.3mm/¼" jack adaptor included. 2nd iPod/iPhone cable with volume control/microphone module - for use with compatible iPods and the iPhone.
Volume control compatible with iPod Touch (2nd generation: 6/16/32/64GB), iPod Classic (12/16GB), iPod Nano (4th generation: 8/16GB, 5th generation: 8/16GB), iPod Shuffle (3rd generation: 2/4/GB)
Replaceable parts: Ear pads
Supplied accessories: 6.3mm/¼" jack adaptor
Finish: Black with brushed stainless steel and aluminium features.
Extra: 40mm drivers with neodynium magnets, Mylar diaphragm, flat folding design, adjustable leather headband.