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AKG Quincy Jones Signature Q460
Portable on-ear headphones with in-line microphone and remote for iPhone® (White)
From AKG - Quincy Jones Signature Headphones
From AKG - the Quincy Jones Signature line
Item # 039Q460WHT | MFR # Q460WHT
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Our take on the AKG Quincy Jones Signature Q460 by Crutchfield's Kristen Schaub
Hit the road with Quincy Jones style
From AKG and the producer of one of the best-selling singles of all time, "We Are the World," comes the Q460 on-ear headphones. Their advanced driver design delivers top-to-bottom clarity and accuracy, achieving the level of sound quality that musicians like Jones demand. Super-soft ear pads combine with the Q460s closed-back, lightweight design to block out most ambient noise. Plus, an innovative folding mechanism allows these 'phones to collapse down to a super-compact size for easy carrying no matter how far you travel across the globe.
Switch between calls and music on your iPhone
Do you use an iPhone? The Q460s give you great sound and convenient operation. They come with an in-line microphone and remote for making and receiving calls, as well as controlling basic music playback without even touching your phone. And the detachable, single-sided cable is designed to resist tangles for maximum portability.
A share of the proceeds from these AKG Quincy Jones Signature Line headphones will go to the Quincy Jones Musiq Consortium to support music education.
From the review AKG Quincy Jones Signature Q460
"My goal in this review was to hear Quincy Jones' music through the headphones that had to meet his standard. What I found consistently was that the level of detail, balance and efficiency of these headphones presented his music as he would have heard it in the final studio board mix. They also performed handily with the rather eclectic mix on my MP3 player. Quincy Jones and I share the values of balanced tone, clarity, and simply allowing the music to express its own flavors and leaving the headphones out of the mix. when I was listening with the Quincy Jones Signature Q460 headphones, I experienced enjoyment, pure and simple.
Marshall, A/V Writer
"I visit more than a dozen countries every year, and these are the headphones I want with me."
I got these headphones at a good sale price but I would pay full for them they sound really good and are better built then the Dr Dre Beats Headphones that broke on me after 2 years. So the sound quality is good and lightweight which is a plus for me on the go.
Trini C, Pittsburgh,PA
What's in the Box:
- On-ear headphones
- 43" Detachable headphone cable (with a 2.5mm connector on one end and a 3.5mm connector on other end)
- 24" Detachable headphone cable (with a 2.5mm connector on one end and a 3.5mm connector on other end)
- In-line remote/mic (installed on 43" headphone cable)
- 1/8" to 1/4" adapter
- 3.5mm to 2.4mm adapter
- Storage case
- The Quincy Jones Signature Line Brochure
- "Attention!" booklet
- Warranty Card
- lightweight, on-ear earcups with padded headband
- compact, folding design
- in-line microphone and remote control (play/pause/skip) for iPhone
- frequency response: 11-29,500 Hz
- impedance: 32 ohms
- 43" detachable, single-sided cord with stereo mini plug
- comes with 2.5mm cellphone and full-sized 1/4" adapters
- carrying case included
- weight: 3.8 oz.
- warranty: 2 years
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
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Features and Specs
|Earcup Width x Height||2.1875" x 2.1875"|
|Mic For Taking Calls||Yes|
|Frequency Response||11-29.5k Hz|
|1/4-inch Adapter Included||Yes|
|Parts Warranty||2 Years|
|Labor Warranty||2 Years|
Overview: The AKG Q460 mini on-ear headphones deliver high-accuracy sound with outstanding dynamics and bass response. These on-ear headphones are perfect for those on the go, with a folding, lightweight design. The Q460 mini on-ear headphones also allow you to receive & end calls from your iPhone. The AKG in-ear headphones also offer basic playback music functions for your iPhone.
Closed-Black, On-Ear Design: The AKG Q460 headphones feature an closed-back, on-ear design which blocks out most ambient noise, allowing you to enjoy hours of dynamic, balanced, reference-quality sound.
Comfortable Fit: The AKG Q460 mini on-ear headphones feature a lightweight design, leatherette padded ear-cups, and an adjustable headband to provide a comfortable fit.
In-Line Remote Control: The AKG Q350 in-ear headphones feature an in-line remote control which allows you to answer and end calls from your iPhone. The in-line remote control also provides basic playback functions (such as Play/Pause/Skip) for your iPhone.
Built-in Microphone: The AKG Q350's built-in microphone lets you carry on a conversation from your iPhone without having to speak into your mobile phone. The caller's voice is heard through the in-ear headphones.
Headphone Cable: The AKG Q460 mini on-ear headphones utilize a single-sided 99.99% oxygen-free cable (OFC) terminated by a gold-plated 3.5mm connector for maximum signal transfer and sound quality. The headphone cable is detachable. A 24" and 44" headphone cable is provided.
Adapters: The AKG Q460 includes a 1/8"-to-1/4" adapter for home stereo use and a 3.5mm-to-2.5mm adapter for smart phone use.
3D-Axis Folding Design: The AKG Q460 mini on-ear headphones feature a unique 3D-Axis folding mechanism for ease of handling, storing, and transporting.
Storage Case: The AKG mini on-ear headphones comes supplied with a carrying case that features polyester construction and a zippered closure to protect the headphones during transport or storage.
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