Beoplay H9 vs. Beoplay H9i – Blogpost

Beoplay H9 vs. Beoplay H9i

Today we have launched an upgraded version of our world-famous H9 over-ear headphone with an elegant design, better sound quality and advanced features to give you a better experience on the go.

Below you will find a description of all the new exciting and advanced features:

  • PROXIMITY SENSOR: An intelligent feature that automatically pause the sound when you take off the headphones and starts playing when you put them back on.
  • TRANSPARENCY MODE: Allows you to listen to your surroundings whenever you want, with a single touch of a button.
  • IMPROVED ACTIVE SOUND CANCELLATION: More powerful noise reduction at low frequencies, eliminating human voices more efficiently.
  • IMPROVED SOUND QUALITY: We have introduced a new bassport with deeper and more powerful bass and added a dedicated microphone that improves sound quality.
  • USB-C-CHARGER NOW WITH 1,25 M. CABLE: Compatible with all our BT speakers. With a longer charger cable, you can use your headphones while charging.
  • BATTERYLIFE: An additional four hours of playback with Bluetooth and active noise cancellation turned on. We have extended the playtime significantly with optimal circuit design and increased battery capacity.
  • DUAL DEVICE CONNECTIVITY AND LARGE BT RANGE: You can connect your H9i wirelessly with two devices at the same time, and with an improved range, you can now stream music further from your device without interruptions.

In addition, we have refined the design with the iconic elegance of H6:

    – Simplified monoarms in aluminum, slimmer ear cushions and larger aluminum discs
    – Elegantly integrated in the cabinet is a microphone with a single slot and active noise reduction
    – Improved operation of buttons
    – Integrated and a more safe removal of the battery directly from the ear cup


List prices:
Beoplay H9 list price 499€ – Can only be purchased in our stores, as long as we have them in stock.
Beoplay H9i list price 499€

We hope the above information has helped to clarify what updates you find in the new Beoplay H9i. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at

Buy, view more pictures or read more about Beoplay H9i right here on our website.