Audio-Technica has announced that its ATH-M70x Professional Monitor Headphones are now shipping.
The ATH-M70x represent the newest flagship model in A-T’s M-Series headphone line, and are designed to bring out added detail in the mix. The new headphones feature proprietary 45 mm large-aperture drivers with rare earth magnets and copper-clad aluminum wire voice coils and are tuned to accurately reproduce extreme low and high frequencies (from 5 to 40,000 Hz) while maintaining balance. The ATH-M70x also feature a rugged metal design that are ideal for studio mixing/tracking, DJ use, personal listening, mastering, post-production, and audio forensics.
The headphones were created with durability in mind, with a collapsible, space-saving design as well as 90-degree swiveling earcups for easy, one-ear monitoring. A maximum power input of 2,000 mW allows for low distortion at even the highest of vlumes, and detachable professional-grade earpads provide comfort for listeners. Additionally, circumanural design contours around the ears for enhaned sound isolation in loud environments.
The ATH-M70x Professional Monitor Headphones are available now with an MSRP of $419. Product specs are below. For more information, go to Audio-Technica.com
Type: Closed-back dynamic
Driver Diameter: 45 mm
Voice Coil: CCAW (Copper-clad aluminum wire)
Frequency Response: 5 – 40,000 Hz
Maximum Input Power: 2,000 mW at 1 kHz
Sensitivity: 97 dB
Impedance: 35 ohms
Weight: 280 g (9.9 oz), without cable and connector
Cable: Interchangeable cables: detachable 1.2 m – 3.0 m (3.9′ – 9.8′) coiled cable, detachable 3.0 m (9.8′) straight cable and detachable 1.2 m (3.9′) straight cable
Accessories Included: Carrying case, 6.3 mm (1/4″) screw-on adapter