Sennheiser’s new HD 450SE special edition Bluetooth noise-cancelling headphones work with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant and come with a dedicated button to summon her, as well as Siri or Google Assistant.
The closed-back design headphones can run for up to 30 hours per charge and, sync audio and video using aptX Low Latency, and support AAC and aptX. With Bluetooth 5.0 support and dedicated buttons on the earcups, you can adjust sound to your liking using the Sennheiser Smart Control app and in-app equalizer. The app also provides details about the battery status, a quick guide with tips, and access to firmware updates. There’s also a podcast mode for enhancing the clarity of speech for podcasts, audio books, and other spoken word audio content.
Recharge the headphones via USB-C and fold them up for easy transport in the included carrying case. Finished in sleek black, they come with an extra audio cable and sell in Canada for MSRP $229.95.