In this product update we give a first-hand look at the latest OSSIC X prototype and point out some of the most compelling features and design elements. Some of the features we discuss include:
- Flexible headband
- Memory foam head pads and ear pads
- Anechoic ear cup
- Cable connectivity options
- Mic array
- Passive noise isolation
- Premium material selection
We also discuss some of the inspiration behind the product design itself. Check it out!
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