Grado, one of the oldest family owned companies in audio industry, has been one of the leaders in design engineering for the high-end audio and recording industries. Grado is famous for its remarkable headphone and phono cartridge designs. Grado products have been acclaimed best value in their price category from publications around the world. At Grado, their goal is to continually improve on the reputation they have spent over 60 years creating. The music is the most important element, and with the products they produce, your feet will be tapping and your head will be bobbing. The Grado family makes exquisite headphones by hand in their Brooklyn facility. Each iteration of their products represents a significant step forward in sonic reproduction. Grado headphones have already been called "The finest electricity-to-sound transducer in the world".
This headphone has sizable rear air flow through a metal screen, while utilizing Grado's larger ear cushion and closely matched drivers. The result is a broad soundstage free from colorations. The way the SR225e's new driver, cable and plastic housing move air and react to sound vibrations is virtually unaffected by transient distortions. Bass, midrange and treble are all more wide open and you will enjoy the fine tonal spread and balance. The SR225e will produce a sound that is pure Grado, with warm harmonic colors, rich full bodied vocals, excellent dynamics, and an ultra-smooth top end.