April 9th 2013 12:49 pm

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The H6 from Bang & Olufsen is a new over the ear headphone that is part of their Play lineup of products. The H6 has a 40mm driver with a frequency range from 20Hz up to 22kHz. There are inline controls that also have a microphone built in. They will hit stores in May.

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Engadget May 8, 2013

We spent some time with the H6 and we're surprised at how light it is -- which also made for an extremely comfortable first impression when it was placed around this editor's ears. The sound from the H6's drivers is crispy and light with a fairly flat voicing that's free of any noticeable sibilance.

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CNET Asia Apr 10, 2013

The over-the-ear H6 ... features large 40mm drivers and earpads made of New Zealand lambskin for greater comfort. These headphones feature a closed-back design which means they should provide some isolation from outside noise. They will come with two detachable cables with inline mics.

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These are my go-to headphones and for good reason. They are very comfortable and I have no problem listening to them for hours without fatigue. The build quality is amazing and after a year of ownership still in like new condition, even with me using them almost every day. They offer really good...

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