MM 550-X TRAVEL Bluetooth Wireless Headset with Noise Cancelling
The state-of-the-art MM 550-X offers both a superior sound quality in an ultra-comfortable ‘around-the-ear’ design. Say ‘goodbye’ to the frustrations of cable tangle when you are travelling and already have too much to carry! Now you can relax, listen to music or take a phone call at the touch of a button even when in noisy environments such as airplanes or trains. The closed ear-piece design combined with Sennheiser NoiseGard active noise-cancellation ensures that outside noise is effectively reduced by up to 90%. There is also a handy ‘TalkThrough’ button for clear conversations without removing the headset. What’s more while delivering fantastic sound with any Bluetooth audio device, it also features the CD quality apt-X codec to deliver CD quality audio with any apt-X audio devices.
- Superb noise-cancelling to reduce the drone of background noise
- Unique surround sound function for more immersive listening, great for films
- Padded, ‘around-the-ear’ cushions for excellent soft fit – perfect for long flights
- Easy management of tracks and calls with on-ear controls and microphone
Learn more about the MM 550-X TRAVEL
The MM 550-X was designed as a larger full-size headset for supreme comfort and for those with larger ear shapes. You can now experience excellent audio without having the inconvenience of becoming tangled up with your rucksack or when you need to answer your phone. The ear cups are sealed to block out distracting noise and prevent noise leaking out to interrupt others. And there’s even more - you don’t have to take off the headset to talk to the flight attendant or fellow passengers, the MM 550-X TRAVEL also features a new one-touch ‘Talk Through’ button so you can order your drink without struggling to remove the headset!
Folds easily into carry case for storage and transport
- Sennheiser sound quality – hi-fi headphone drivers ensure superior dynamic range, detail and excellent bass
- CD quality audio – featuring the apt-X codec, the headsets can connect wirelessly to any Bluetooth apt- enabled devices
- Noise-cancelling clarity – NoiseGard reduces outside noise actively and lets users enjoy music in peace
- TalkThrough – one press of a button turns on the external microphone so you can hold a conversation without removing the headset
- Wireless freedom – Bluetooth 2.1 guarantees hands-free convenience without wires and the advanced A2DP profile delivers optimized hi-fi stereo sound
- Blocks outside noise – due to closed on-ear headphone design, no sound leakage
- Invisible high-performance microphone – for clear voice transmission
- Option of connecting a cable – for going wired when you are on a plane or when the 10-hour battery runs out; an airline adapter is included
- Easy headset controls – in one intuitive cluster. Simple call and music control – an in-line remote makes it easy to manage phone calls, to easily play/pause music* and change track* and to change the volume level
- Wearing comfort – padded ear-cushions provide an excellent soft fit, even on long trips
- Folds into a compact bundle for travel and storage - while the headband is metal-reinforced for durability
- Flexible – replace the battery with a spare on long trips – or recharge it via the USB port on your laptop or the supplied lightweight wall charger with different plug fittings for Europe, the USA, the UK and Australia
- Connect everywhere – to mobiles, laptops, MP3 players, or in-flight entertainment systems with an all-in-one headset solution
* Functions are phone and computer dependent
Did you know?
If you hold down the Bluetooth button when connected to an iPhone it activates the Voice Control so you can even select your tracks by name!
This is Sennheiser’s third generation of Bluetooth headsets and takes advantage of all the latest developments available in wireless technology.
The rechargeable battery is removable and should last for two years on average, depending on usage. It is called the BA 370 PX and is easily available. To fully charge the battery via USB or mains will take about 3 hours. You can then listen to music for a full 10 hours (8 hours if the noise-cancelling is switched on) or talk for 20 before having to re-charge!
To hear the full audio potential from your computer or audio device with a USB socket, Sennheiser recommends using the BTD 500 USB (a USB dongle accessory), to ensure the source is apt-X enabled
Sennheiser recommends this headset for...
... owners of the latest Bluetooth apt-X-enabled phones and laptops, such as more recent MacBooks, selected HTC or Samsung Galaxy music products, who would like to take advantage of their full audio capability. Also perfect for those wanting a high sound and build quality in a more convenient format.
The MM 550-X offers excellent compatibility with all Bluetooth apt-X-enabled mobile smartphone brands and computers.
Meet the Range
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MM 450-X TRAVEL
MM 550-X TRAVEL
|Wearing Style ||Closed-Back (Sealed) ‘On-Ear’ ||Closed-Back (Sealed) ‘Around-The-Ear’ ||Closed-Back (Sealed) ‘On-Ear‘ ||Closed Back (Sealed) ‘Around-The-Ear’ |
|Supported Profiles ||A2DP + AVRCP + HSP + HFP, Codec: SBC, apt-X ||A2DP + AVRCP + HSP + HFP, Codec: SBC, apt-X ||A2DP + AVRCP + HSP + HFP, Codec: SBC, apt-X ||A2DP + AVRCP + HSP + HFP, Codec: SBC, apt-X |
|Noise-Cancelling ||No ||No ||Yes ||Yes + Surround Sound Function |
|Weight ||105 g ||179 g ||105 g ||179 g |
|Charging/Listening/Talk Time ||3 Hours /10 Hours/20 Hours ||3 Hours /10 Hours/20 Hours ||As MM400-X + Listening Time With Noise-Cancelling Reduces to 8 Hours ||As MM 500-X + Listening Time With Noise-Cancelling Reduces to 8 Hours |
|Frequency Response (Headphones) ||15–22,000 Hz ||15–22,000 Hz ||15–22,000 Hz ||15–22,000 Hz |
|SPL ||107 dB ||107 dB ||107 dB ||107 dB |
|Range ||Up to 10 m ||Up to 10 m ||Up to 10 m ||Up to 10 m |