Are you tired of looking for a single headset that’s compatible with your gaming consoles, PC and phones; so that you don’t have to keep wasting your money? Well look no further, Audeze Penrose headset promises to deliver just that!

Audeze LLC is a high-end audio manufacturer based in California which was founded in 2008 and has been in the business of providing consumers with high-quality headphones ever since. As well as, being the best-reviewed headphone brand in the world; it just goes to show their commitment to providing leading-edge products in such a competitive category.

Hence, when someone like Audeze contacts you about their newest product that’s been made to be an all-rounder contender for current and next-generation usage, you tend to listen.

Audeze Penrose and Penrose X

The Audeze Penrose and Penrose X planar magnetic gaming headsets are the newest lineups of product from Audeze. Before we dig deep into what it provides, let’s answer the question that’s already in our minds; is it going to be compatible with pretty much everything?

The answer is yes! These headsets were built with the idea of ‘One size fits all’. The Audeze Penrose is compatible with multiple devices such as Xbox and Playstation, Nintendo, Windows, Macintosh, iOS as well as Android.

The Penrose’s capabilities were designed to support next-generation consoles such as Sony’s PlayStation 5 and Microsoft’s Xbox Series X. Equipped with Audeze’s patented 100mm Planar Magnetic driver technology and Audeze’s Fluxor magnet array, that promises to offer audio clarity and power; that rivals its previous products and its competitors.

Gaming headsets are known to be tedious when it comes down to its microphone clarity and connectivity proficiency. The experience of white noise and disconnections can make your gaming experience unpleasant, but Audeze Penrose is here to say not today!

Equipped with both wireless and Bluetooth for a high dual performance connection, it ensures that your gaming experience never gets interrupted; be it on your desktop or console. You’ll also be able to connect to your devices seamlessly by using a USB dongle that will be provided; thus, none of the fuss of dealing with wires being tangled up again!

Penrose’s microphones are manufactured with a max SPL of more than 140dB and built-in noise filters that can reduce up to 20dB of background sound; thus, allowing you to play with more clarity. Also, did I mention that the microphone is detachable? That’s going to be quite convenient when you choose to switch the headset for more personal usage rather than gaming.

Technical Specifications

Here’s the full spec of the product for your perusal:

StyleOver-ear, closed circumaural
Transducer typePlanar Magnetic
Magnetic structureFluxor™ magnet array
Phase managementFazor
Magnet typeNeodymium N50
Diaphragm typeUltra-thin Uniforce™
Transducer size100mm
Frequency response10Hz – 50kHz
THD<0.1% (1kHz, 1mW)
Weight320g (including battery)

Audeze Penrose Availability

If you’re eager to get your hand on a pair of Audeze Penrose then you’re in luck, as it seems you won’t have to wait too long. The product itself is slated to arrive in mid-September 2020, which is around a month left to go. You’ll be able to get these at the retail price of S$489; considering its capabilities the price range is rather reasonable.

For those who have already made up their minds on purchasing Audeze Penrose then you’re in for a treat. As of today till the 15th of September, an exclusive pre-order price of S$409 will be available for order at these selected retailers: AV One, Connect-IT, Headphones.SG, Stereo Electronics, Treoo.

If you’re not still convinced on making a purchase then fret not, we’ll be reviewing this product in the future. Thus, allowing you to make a better and informed decision at a later date.

Ibrahim's a hardcore gamer and Star Wars fan. He's obsessed with Obi-Wan Kenobi, even claiming that he's a descendant of the fictional Jedi Master. Other than that delusion, Ibrahim's pretty down to earth, collecting figures and buying games he'll never finish.