Polish your ears up for the gold-plated Piano Forte earphones

Bust out your money clip and slam down a wad for some audiophile earbuds

Final Audio Design is blinging up the earphone market with some high-end music makers. The Piano Forte series comprises four models, with the cheapest Piano Forte VIII (above) being made from brass with gold plating and a US$940 price tag.

Next up is the Piano Forte IX (above), with mirror-polished stainless steel, at US$1180, and the Piano Forte X-CC (below) made from chrome copper with ion plating for US$2650.

The flagship model is the Piano Forte X-G, with chrome copper bodies coated with gold. No word on pricing, but expect it to be pretty immense.