Audio Technica-New Headphones for back to school!

Audio-Technica Makes Going Back to School Easier with New Turntable
and Headphones for On-Campus and Remote Learning

Audio Technica's ATH-M50xBT Wireless Headphones Are Worth It

STOW, OH, June 30, 2020 — Soon, students will be going back to school – but the educational landscape will be different this semester, with some learning from home and others on campus. Audio-Technica offers a variety of products that will help students hear their lessons more clearly and relax when they need to unwind, including the all-new AT-LPW50PB turntable, which is now shipping.

The AT-LPW50PB turntable (SRP: US$399.00) is designed to deliver exceptional sound from 33-1/3 and 45 RPM records, and has a stunning, high-gloss piano black finish that complements any dorm, apartment or room. It offers quiet, high-performance vinyl playback thanks to its belt drive, professional-grade aluminum platter, speed sensor-monitored motor, straight-line carbon fiber tonearm and other refinements. It comes with a pre-mounted AT-VM95E moving magnet (MM) phono cartridge and features a built-in phono preamp, allowing its use in any music system or with powered speakers.

Originally designed as a premium gaming headset, the wireless ATH-G1WL (SRP: US$249.00) is also ideal for remote learning, thanks to its high-performance features including stable, lag-free wireless connectivity, a detachable, highly directional boom mic, superior noise isolation to block outside distractions and long 15-hour battery life. And when it’s time to relax, the ATH-G1WL lets students enjoy powerful sound for gaming and eSports, with a virtual surround sound function for an even more immersive 3D audio gaming experience. The ATH-G1WL’s wireless USB transceiver ensures compatibility with computers.

For students who prefer in-ear headphones, the ATH-CK3TW combines outstanding sound quality with the convenience of truly wireless operation – there are no connecting cables to deal with. Available in black, blue and white, the ATH-CK3TW (SRP: US$99.00) features an Auto Power On/Off function that automatically turns the headphones on and connects to a paired smartphone, laptop, portable digital audio player or other compatible device when they’re removed from their case.

The ATH-CK3TW’s Bluetooth 5.0 wireless technology with aptX™ delivers superior audio quality for everything from lectures to music and podcasts. Students will also enjoy maximum clarity during phone calls thanks to the headphones’ Qualcomm® cVc™ Clear Voice Capture technology. The ATH-CK3TW is also perfect for fitness-oriented users thanks to its IPX2 water resistance rating and features Qualcomm TrueWireless Stereo Plus for reliable streaming.

Audio-Technica’s QuietPoint® ATH-ANC300TW truly wireless in-ear headphones (SRP: US$229.00) feature next-generation digital hybrid noise cancellation, to effectively block out outside noise for undisturbed studying or listening enjoyment. The headphones’ 5.8 mm DLC (diamond-like carbon) drivers deliver superlative wireless sound quality.

The ATH-ANC300TW supports Bluetooth 5.0, aptX and AAC codecs and has an easy to use control system for music playback. Its hear-through function allows some ambient sound to be heard if the listener wants to be aware of his or her outside environment. The ATH-ANC300TW also features Qualcomm cVc Clear Voice Capture for improved sound during phone calls, and  Qualcomm TrueWireless Stereo Plus to ensure stable audio streaming. The ATH-ANC300TW comes with a charging case and its operation can be customized with the AT Connect smartphone app, which provides an array of convenient tools and features.

For students who want to experience the finest in music listening and voice quality, the over-ear ATH-WP900 portable headphones combines a beautifully crafted exotic-wood finish with Hi-Res Audio performance. The ATH-WP900 (SRP: US$650.00) is meticulously crafted in Tokyo and features earpieces made from flamed maple wood that look striking, and the wood’s high density also contributes to the headphones’ clear, natural sound. The ATH-WP900 features large-diameter 53 mm drivers with high-flux-density magnetic circuits for extraordinary audio quality. It comes with standard and balanced cables, enabling its use with a wide range of electronics including high-end headphone amps and audio components.

Students won’t miss a word when they’re learning from home or remotely with Audio-Technica’s ATH-M50xBT wireless over-ear headphones (SRP: US$179.00). The ATH-M50xBT’s 45 mm drivers deliver studio-quality sonic accuracy and the headphones utilize Bluetooth 5.0 and are compatible with aptX and AAC codecs for the best-possible wireless audio reproduction. Controls mounted on the left earcup provide easy handling of phone calls and music listening. An internal battery provides up to 40 hours on a full charge, and the headphones can also be used in wired mode. The ATH-M50xBT is compatible with the AT Connect smartphone app.

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Celebrating over 50 years of audio excellence, Audio-Technica is a recognized leader in the development and manufacture of high-quality personal and professional audio equipment. Founded in Japan in 1962 by Hideo Matsushita, the company made its name by manufacturing state-of-the-art phonograph cartridges and tonearms. Today, Audio-Technica is a worldwide group of companies devoted to creating high-performance microphones, headphones, wireless systems, mixers, turntables, phono cartridges and other electronic products.

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