The W1000X Grandioso is the evolution of Audio Technica's luxurious wooden series. Earcups carved out of a single block of black cherry wood, then beautifully lacquered in Japan's grand lacquerware tradition to a luxurious glossy shine. This hard and dense wood has excellent acoustic properties, giving a clear and resonant tone. It is also commonly used to make pianos, and in constructing concert halls.
Floating Mount System
This is Audio Technica patented system of mounting the wooden earcup on high-tech designed steel rings and dampening material before attaching it to the Magnesium alloy frame. This allows the earcups to reverberate more freely, faithfully exhibiting the earcups original wooden acoustic properties.
Super light magnesium alloy frame
The improved 3D wing head support system gives you longer wearing comfort.
Type:Closed dynamic type
Frequency Response:5 - 42000Hz
Driver Size:53mm 6N-OFC
Impedance: 42 ohm
Sensitivity:100 dB/mW at 1 kHz
Cord Length:3 meters
Plug:Gold-plating phi 6.3 stereo standards
Weight:350 g (without cord)