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Astell & Kern AK T5p 2nd Gen Headphones Black

Astell & Kern

Astell & Kern AK T5p 2nd Gen Headphones Black

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£1,099.00
Astell & Kern AK T5p 2nd Gen Headphones Black
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Beyerdynamic + Astell&Kern

AK T5p 2nd Generation is the latest collaboration between beyerdynamic – the renowned German manufacturer with almost 100 years of headphone-making heritage – and Astell&Kern, market leader in premium portable music players.

A closed-back design, the AK T5p 2nd Generation is tuned for optimal audio performance with Astell&Kern’s portable players, providing peerless clarity across all frequencies, plus excellent bass reinforcement.
It uses high-efficiency Tesla Technology, and comes with an audiophile-grade 2.5mm 99.8% pure silver and OCC hybrid detachable balanced headphone cable.
The headphones, which are handmade in Germany, also feature high-quality ear pads, to provide excellent comfort- even for long listening sessions. Astell&Kern increased the perfection of the product with black metal faceplate.

about Beyerdynamic

Established 90 years ago, 1924, in Berlin, Germany by Eugen Beyer, Beyerdynamic is the essence of audio technology. Beyerdynamic is the leading audio equipment worthy of its name that has developed controller-mounted wireless conference system starting with the world’s first dynamic headphone--the DT 48, which is available even today. As the inheritor of the Eugen Beyer brand, Beyerdynamic maintains the leading corporate image, vision and role put in place by the founder. The technological advancements, continuous innovation and the world’s best quality have made Beyerdynamic the undisputed industry-standard and sound technology market leader.

tesla technology

Thanks to Tesla technology, the cutting-edge innovation from beyerdynamic, these hi-fi headphones are equipped with new sound transducers that have the power of more than one Tesla. Due to the higher efficiency, the low-impedance sound transducers of the T 5 p reach the full sound potential, even with low-output devices such as smartphones, tablets, and high- resolution players. Additionally, the tilted shape of the sound transducers produces a fascinatingly spatial and transparent sound – for a dynamic and authentic musical experience.

4N pure silver and 7N OCC copper hybrid 2.5mm 4-pole cable

Cable Included with - and designed and tuned especially for – the Astell&Kern AK T5p 2nd Generation is a very special headphone cable – an 8 conductor wire of awesome sound.
It’s made with 4N pure silver with silver plated 7N OCC to deliver the high in this combination; and the 7N OCC to bring the low.
This hybrid construction of pure silver, silver OCC and OCC litz creates a unique harmony and is the finishing touch to the AK T5p’s excellence. No more sharp highs or too much bass: bring perfect balance to your music with this unique cable.

handcrafted and made in Germany

With their premium products, Astell&Kern satisfy every wish of the hi-fi superclass.
The headphones, which are manufactured by hand in Germany, satisfy the highest standards.
From exceptionally precise sound, which ensures individual music pleasure, to the utilisation of the highest quality materials to provide incomparable comfort, the headphones offer the optimal listening experience.

Specifications
  • Model: AK T5p 2nd Generation
  • Transducer type: Dynamic
  • Operating principle: Closed
  • Frequency response: 5 – 50,000 Hz
  • Impedance: 32 Ω
  • Nominal sound pressure level: 102 dB
  • Sound Coupling to the ear: Circumaural
  • Power handling capacity: 300 mW
  • Weight Without Cable: 340 g
  • Cable: 1.4m / Detachable, 4N pure silver and 7N Occ Copper hybrid 2.5mm 4-pole cable
  • Connection: 2.5mm balanced / 3.5mm jack plug / 6.35mm adaptor

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