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AKG Drop New K553 Pro Studio Headphones

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AKG K553 Pro by Harman

AKG's New K553 Pro Studio Monitor

AKG by Harman have dropped their new K553 Pro Studio Monitor headphones. Below are some of the specs and general information about this new headphone that is retailing for around $250. We will be dropping a full in depth review on these headphones shortly. 

Headphone Highlights 

• Advanced closed-back technology for high noise insulation

• Over-ear design for maximum wearing comfort

• 2” (50 mm) transducer for precise sound reproduction

• Low impedance for impressive performance on any portable device

• Lightweight and comfortable fit for hours of continuous listening

• 2D-axis fold-flat mechanism for easy storage and transportation

Applications: Monitoring, Mixing and Mastering

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The K553 PRO's are closed-back, over-ear studio headphones for monitoring, mixing and mastering. Their unique performance results from the perfect balance between the noise-isolating qualities of a closed-back headphones and the spacious, dimensional sound of an open-back design. The 50mm drivers provide a strong, yet accurate and distinguished bass response as needed for monitoring and mastering contemporary music. The extra large, soft ear pads ensure stress free listening over hours and the 2D-axis mechanism enables full flat folding for easy storage or handling on the road. With its low impedance drivers the K553 PRO is sensitive enough to also be used on laptops and mobile devices, which is why its soft highquality cable is equipped with a 3.5mm (1/8”) plug. A screw on adapter to 6.3mm (1/4”) is included.


Headphone type: over-ear, closed-back

Audio Frequency bandwidth: 12 to 28000 Hz

Sensitivity: 114 dB SPL/V

Max. Input Power: 200 mW

Audio bandwidth: 20 – 20,000 Hz (± 3 dB)

Rated Impedance: 32 Ohms

Ear pads: Leatherette with slow retention foam, replaceable

Cable: fixed

Connector: Screw-on Jack Combo (1/4" and 1/8"), gold plated

Unit dimensions 4.4” / 113 mm (length) x 7” / 180 mm (width) x 6.9” / 175 mm (height)

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