3 ways, 5 drivers, comfort, power, ease of listening, presence, accuracy, emotion within the superperatives, a "must have". It is the basis of the success of the ES5. Great care is taken in choosing the best materials and components. For example, the EVS® hull of your ES5 is injected by a local partner (short circuit manufacturing) for better monitoring. A great concern is also brought to the packaging and accessories; the ES5s are supplied with a very wide choice of tips, a detachable professional cable, a carrying case, a cleaning tools all in a beautiful case.