Bathys: The new Focal headphones, which combine high-fidelity sound with Bluetooth® technologies and active noise cancellation.
HEADPHONES FOR TRAVELING WITH SENSATIONAL HI-FI SOUND
Focal presents Bathys, the first wireless Hi-Fi headphones with active noise cancellation on the market. As a result of the brand’s sound savoir-faire and its expertise in the field of high-end headphones, FOCAL has created Bathys headphones, which deliver pure high-fidelity sound, via a Bluetooth® 5.1 multipoint or a wired connection thanks to its USB-DAC mode.
The headphones feature Focal’s own drivers made in France, high-performance noise cancellation technology, more than 30 hours of battery life, high-quality materials and a host of attractive features that make the Bathys the new headphones Bluetooth® essentials for your travels.
HI-FI SOUND, TWO MODES OF NOISE CANCELLATION
Bathys offers a detailed, precise and dynamic sound, following the line of high-fidelity sound that is so characteristic of Focal and for which it has enjoyed the highest worldwide reputation for more than 40 years.
The active noise cancellation system adapts to your needs because it allows two cancellation modes: to be able to totally escape with your music, it proposes a Silent mode” optimized for journeys with a lot of background noise (planes, trains, etc.) and a “Soft” mode to facilitate concentration at home, in the office, etc. But it also has the mode “Transparency”which allows you to listen to the sounds of the environment when you need it.
PERFORMANCES AT THE HEIGHT OF THE BEST
Easy-to-reach control buttons and Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant voice assistants make using the headphones much easier. They also feature an adjustable equalizer to customize the sound. Voice assistants, equalizer and other settings are available in the specific app developed by Focal.
The Bathys are compatible with the SBC, AAC, Apt-X™ and Apt-X™ Adaptive, Bathys codecs, therefore they include a wide selection of connectivity modes (Bluetooth®, Jack, USB). In addition, they have Clear Voice Capture microphone technology, which allows you to maintain crystal clear telephone conversations.
When it comes to battery life, Bathys offers over 30 hours of use, and its fast charge feature gives you an additional 5 hours of listening in just an additional 15 minutes of charging. In addition, two cables are supplied with the headphones (1.2 m 3.5 mm Jack and 1.2 m USB-C®) so that wired listening is optimal and adapts to all the uses you want to give them.
CUTTING EDGE TECHNOLOGIES
Manufactured in Saint-Étienne in the Focal workshops, the drivers of these headphones (the speaker cones) benefit from the experience of a brand that constantly innovates to improve its products and provide you with the ideal solution, however and wherever you want. enjoy high quality sound.
With their M-shaped aluminium/magnesium dome, Bathys drivers deliver deep bass, smooth highs and a clear midrange for extremely accurate sound. The integrated USB-DAC mode offers up to 24-bit/192kHz resolution for even more impressive performance.
AN ELEGANT AND EXCLUSIVE AESTHETICS
The design of the Bathys is inherited from Focal’s open and closed headphones. These earbud headphones combine select materials, including magnesium mechanisms, genuine leather on the headband, and aluminum for a robust construction, resulting in exceptional comfort for any head shape. The earcup grilles reflect the distinctive Focal headphone design code, with their highly aesthetic curves. The Focal flame symbol appears in the center of the earcups and features a white backlighting system that can be activated if desired for a discreet and elegant visual effect. Another outstanding feature of Bathys is its elegant and timeless Black Silver colour. Designed to be lighter, more compact and with superior resistance, they will be your ideal travel companion. A meticulously finished carrying case is supplied with the headphones.
BATHYS WHY THIS NAME?
Bathys comes from the word “bathyscaphe” [batiscafo], the first underwater exploration vehicle. This vessel, the embodiment of calm, depth and absolute silence, is the inspiration for the name of these ANC headphones.