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AKG Q701 Quincy Jones Premium Class Reference Headphones

Virtually distortion-less, these cans give you highly accurate and responsive playback for the ultimate in sound realism. (5) Read 3 reviews for this product | Rate and Review This Product
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With AKG Q701 Quincy Jones Premium Class Reference Headphones music has never sounded better, or closer. Sparkling harmonics, incredibly low distortion and unequalled realism in the lower frequencies - it's the huge, airy, three-dimensional sound that been available only in the finest high-end speaker systems and microphones. Now, AKG has engineered it into the most accurate and responsive reference headphones they have ever produced, the AKG Q701. Hear music exactly as the artist intended.

AKG Q701 Quincy Jones Features

- Revolutionary flat-wire voice coil
- Patented Varimotion two-layer diaphragm
- High-performance neodymium magnets
- Totally open-back design
- High-performance, 99.99% oxygen-free cable
- Professional 6.3mm stereo plug
- Unique "3D-Form" ear pads for perfect fit
- Cushioned, genuine-leather headband
- Individually tested and serialized

"These are the only headphones I've heard that bring out the true sound we were striving for on records like 'Billie Jean', 'Thriller' and 'Give Me the Night.' It's the best quality sound I've heard, ever. - Quincy Jones zZounds is an authorized dealer of AKG products.
AKG Warranty If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 818-920-3212
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zZounds has verified that this customer bought this product from us. "Excellent headphones for studio use! Dont be fooled by the Monster Cable headphones, Beats by Dre. Dont let the Marketing BS you"
Sound: I had a chance to compare the AKG Q701 with the Sennheiser HD 380 Pros, and Bose TriPort Headphones QCZ Silver. I also compared these with my Yamaha HS80M refernce monitor speakers. The Q701's were by far the most accurate with a flat reference level and detail. I had been mixing and composing on the Bose Tri-Port headphones for years, and Im sad to say that I just discovered that it was quality I was making was all wrong and inaccurate levels of what sounds right. Feature: Only reason I rated it as a nine was because their is not a carrying bag or case. It did come with two cables though! (10ft, and 20ft) Ease of Use: Just plug it in! Make sure your audio hardware can power this though! My Mbox Mini has just enough juice for it. Quality: Very Sturdy, Rugged, feels and looks well put together. The quality of the materials and excellent. Value: These headphones are pricey... but they are worth every penny if you want to take your music to the next level.
Style of Music: Hip-Hop, Electronic
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"The best Headphones for mixing"
Sound: Flat frequency response, very accurate Bass and superb stereo image. Feature: Comfortable Fit, Great sound and stereo image with two detachable cables. Ease of Use: Before you return it be aware the this cans need at least 300 hours of burning time, after the real sound blooms. Quality: They feel very sturdy and solid the cables are very nice but fragile so try to step over them. they look great and very comfortable. Value: This is audiophile headphones are the best in this price range. Manufacturer Support: no problem them yet The Wow Factor: The design and sound of the cans match together with my SPL Phonitor help my to get very accurate mixes in no time Overall: im very satisfied, the only thing that can beat this headphones are the very high end speakers in very calibrated room = a lot of cash this a bargain for the sound that produce.
Style of Music: Rock, "Alternative", "Country", "Jazz"
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