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AKG K171MKII Closed-Back Studio Headphones

AKG's K171 MKII closed-back headphones deliver powerful bass and serious isolation while remaining comfortable and lightweight. (1) Rate and review this product
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Product Description

The K171MKII combines the benefits of a closed-back design with the lightweight and comfort of supra-aural headphones.

The K171MKII is an excellent choice for DJ and broadcast applications where no sound can bleed from the headphones into live microphones.

The closed-back, loud and rugged design gives the K171MKII a different low-frequency character and maintains its comfort and flexibility.

Features:

- Professional hi-fi stereo studio headphones
- Self-adjusting headband for optimum fit
- Patented Varimotion speakers
- High ambient noise attenuation
- For broadcast and DJ use
- Rugged construction for tough handling
- Leatherette ear pads and additional velvet ear pads
- Single-sided, detachable 3 m cable and additional 5 m coiled cable

Varimotion: The basis of superior audio performance

The heart of any headphone is the diaphragm. Made of extremely thin foil, the diaphragm is required by transducer designers to perform incredible, almost artistic feats. The rim of the diaphragm must vibrate elastically while the center portion should move like a piston. AKG achieved just that by designing the Varimotion system.

The "sound zone" in the center is thicker than the rim and therefore moves like a piston with no partial oscillations. The result is an absolutely realistic sound, with a better sonic perspective and an airier high end. The rim, or "movement zone," is thinner and vibrates more easily, providing a powerful, punchy bass range.

zZounds is an authorized dealer of AKG products.
Supra-aural, closed-back headphones with self-adjusting headband

Applications: Professional, portable stereo-headphones for monitoring and broadcast applications

Frequency range: 18--26.000 Hz

Sensitivity: 94 dB at 1 mW / 107 dBV

Impedance: 55 ohms per channel

Power handling capability: 200 mW

Cable: 3 m and 5 m (OFC) single-sided, plug-in, easily replaceable cable with mini-XLR connector and with hard-gold plated, screwable 1/4 in. jack plug

Net (headphones without cable)/shipping weight: 200/500 g (7.1 /17.6 oz.).
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 818-920-3212
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