Audio-Technica ATH-W5000 Audiophile Closed-Back Dynamic Ebony Wood Over-Ear Headphones With High-Resolution Audio & Hard Shell Case

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Delight in the stellar sounds of Audio-Technica’s incredible closed-back headphones. This pair’s unique ebony wood casing teams up with the state-of-the-art audio gadgetry to deliver insane clarity. Dive into rich, high-fidelity harmonies, deep bass and an all-round thrilling listening experience. This lightweight pair even comes with a hard shell case so you’ll keep your beloved investment safe on your travels. Slick, powerful and miraculously-engineered, these headphones are an audiophile’s dream.

Astonishing High-Res Audio
The step-up from compressed MP3 tracks to larger, full-bodied High-Res tracks is a big one, and this pair can play them. These files are played beautifully through this pair’s punchy 53mm audio drivers and broad 5 – 40,000 Hz frequency range. These large-aperture drivers have 8N-OFC (oxygen-free copper) voice coils for an ultra-smooth signal transfer that’s sure to render your sounds wonderfully. Once you pop these one, you’ll sink into the warm bass notes of the Double Air Damping System and luscious trebles of the top-notch permendur magnetic circuit. Whether you’re playing High-Res files or regular MP3s, these headphones will take you on a ravishing aural journey.

Playback Purifying Ebony Wood
A standout feature of this pair is its lavish casing. Housed in striped ebony wood, you’ll get a premium look with superb acoustics. With such a sublime design, these aren’t just headphones, they’re a master-class of engineering.

Premium Build
With its super-sturdy magnesium alloy frame, 3D wing support system and lightweight shape, this pair will feel secure but not overbearing. You’ll be treated to leather-cushioned ear pads and Audio-Technica’s ultra-comfortable total ear-fitting design too, so there’ll be no problem with long-wears. The brand want you to enjoy their top-notch sound in style and comfort, and this pair won’t let you down.

Top-Line Cabling
Sound quality is deepened with the gold-plated stereo connector. The 3 metre, 6.3mm cable delivers exceptional corrosion resistance, conductivity and low noise. This way, playback from your home hi-fi system will be perfectly pure. Furthermore, the cord’s flexible and tangle-free elastomer sheath will make using them seamless.

Hard Shell Case Included
This pair comes with a super-stylish hard shell case so you can keep them safe on trips or at home.

Accessories Included
Hard case, cable storage bag
Cable length
Packaged: H44 x W30 x D18cm. Unpackaged: H23 x W18 x D10.5cm
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
Ebony wood
Microphone Remote
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
Noise Cancelling Information Models which have microphones built into the headphones which produce signals to reverse outside noises, cancelling them out. Perfect for cutting out the constant low drone caused by jet or train engines on your travels.
Noise Reduction Information Either flexible rubber sphere-like tips which slot nicely into your ear canal providing a seal, or cupped designs which surround and seal your ear from the outside world, they effectively eliminating ambient sounds, and trap your music in your ear
Wi-Fi enabled

About Audio-Technica

Being around since 1962, Audio-Technica is a giant of the audio market. As one of the world’s most respected makers of professional equipment, their microphones and headphones have been used in the World Cup, Super Bowl and even the Commonwealth Games. Founded in Japan, this worldwide group delivers time-honoured sound quality to businesses and consumers.

Their products range from high-end microphones and turntables to wireless music systems and headphones. Always pushing to innovate, their items’ deluxe, award-winning sound is perfect for even the fussiest audiophile. With such a rich history, you’ll never go wrong with an Audio Technica product.


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