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!
Kedar Shashidhar, our Associate Creative Director, has been always been obsessed with spatial audio — whether it's with virtual reality experiences, video games or music. In this talk on spatial audio, Kedar discusses how one should approach capturing 360 audio connect with ambisonic microphones, and how ambisonics continue to play an important role in the future of spatial audio production.
A selection of popular songs that rely heavily on the use of samples.
For those who may not be headphone tech geeks, deciding on a high-end pair to purchase can sometimes be daunting. The technical terms and marketing language that often accompany with headphone descriptions is enough to make your head spin. With that in mind, this post aims to simplify the terminology associated with the two main types of “over-ear” headphones: closed-back and open-back.
A quick update from the past two weeks of OSSIC X development, including head tracker advancements, software update, and E3 recap. Check it out!