Sonarworks Reference 3 Lets You Mix & Master On Headphones

Sonarworks has announced that is has more than doubled the number of headphones supported by its Reference 3 Headphone Calibration system, which they say is accurate enough to let you mix and master on headphones. Sonarworks has added calibration profiles for the most popular studio headphones from Sennheiser, AKG, Beyerdynamic, Audio-Technica and other brands.

Allen & Heath Launches XONE XD-53 DJ Headphones

Musikmesse: Allen & Heath has launched the XD-53 professional monitoring headphones, designed to complement Allen & Heath’s leading brand of Xone DJ mixers. The XD-53’s incorporate a circumaural isolation design, providing high level isolation from ambient noise, which make them the ideal product for DJ’s requiring immersive listening in loud environments. Comprising 53mm diameter drivers… Read More Allen & Heath Launches XONE XD-53 DJ Headphones

beyerdynamic Intros Headzone Portable Surround Mixing System

NAMM: beyerdynamic introduced the Headzone, a portable surround mixing system. Using DSP technology, Headzone provides headphone-based 5.1 surround sound reproduction and is ideal for a variety of applications including studio, mobile recording and post-production. For use with Headzone, beyerdynamic has added “Headtracking” technology to its popular DT 800 PRO headphones. This ultrasonic-headtracking system locates the… Read More beyerdynamic Intros Headzone Portable Surround Mixing System

NAMM: Audio-Technica Expands Pro Headphone Line

2007 Winter NAMM Show: Audio-Technica introduced its flagship ATH-M50 professional studio monitor headphones. Specifically intended for professional monitoring and mixing applications, the ATH-M50 headphones feature a collapsible design for easy portability and convenient storage. Employing Audio-Technica’s proprietary 45 mm large-aperture drivers with neodymium magnet systems and CCAW voice coils, the ATH-M50 headphones have exceptional power… Read More NAMM: Audio-Technica Expands Pro Headphone Line

NAMM: Audio-Technica Headphones Actively Cancel Environmental Noise

2007 Winter NAMM Show: Audio-Technica announced the availability of its ATH-ANC7 QuietPoint active noise-canceling headphones. The ATH-ANC7 QuietPoint headphones employ a miniature microphone in each earpiece that monitors ambient noise (such as airplane cabin or traffic noise) and creates a sound-canceling signal that reduces distracting background noise by up to 85%. Ideal for use with… Read More NAMM: Audio-Technica Headphones Actively Cancel Environmental Noise