Bang & Olufsen Releases its First Over-Ear Headphones This Month

Bang & Olufsen has announced the latest model in its B&O PLAY product line, the BeoPlay H8 wireless headphones, at CES 2015 on Tuesday. The BeoPlay H8 will be first wireless over-ear headphones released by Bang & Olufsen, and are due on sale later this month.

In addition to the usual high audio quality of Bang & Olufsen gear, the Bluetooth H8 features a touch interface to adjust playback, change tracks, answer calls from a smartphone, and gesture-controlled Active Noise Cancellation. The headset weighs in at 255g and has a 14-hour battery life.

Available in cream or brown, the BeoPlay H8 will cost £399 ($499) when units ship later in January.

Source: The Verge