ATH-R70x

Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones

  • High-efficiency magnets and pure alloy magnetic circuit design
  • Carbon composite resin improves structural rigidity
  • Acoustically transparent, aluminum honeycomb-mesh housings
  • Breathable fabric earpads and improved wing support
  • Feather-light weight and robust construction
  • Unique, dual-sided detachable locking cable

£338.00 (inc. VAT)

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Product Features

ATH-R70X
  • Audio-Technica's first pair of professional open-back reference headphones 
  • Remarkable spatialisation due to large-aperture 45mm drivers
  • Magnets and magnetic circuits of pure alloy to reduce distortion and ensure optimal response at high frequencies
  • Carbon fibre which improves rigidity and transient response 
  • Perforated aluminium earcups (Honeycomb structure)
  • 3D Headband System
  • Soft ear pads let the skin breathe guaranteeing listening comfort during prolonged usage
  • Very lightweight (210g excluding cable) but robust construction

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ATH-R70X

ATH-R70X

The first professional open-back reference headphones

Audio-Technica's first ever Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones, the ATH-R70x have already become a flagship product in our range of professional headphones. Bespoke drivers which have been the result of specific development, combined with acoustically transparent earcups in a honeycomb aluminium structure guarantee that this lightweight, robust and comfortable headset is built for lasting comfort, convenience and audio purity.

  • Audio-Technica's first ever Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones
  • Remarkable spatialisation due to large-aperture 45mm drivers
  • Magnets and magnetic circuits of pure alloy to reduce distortion and ensure optimal response at high frequencies
  • Carbon fibre which improves rigidity and transient response 
  • Perforated aluminium earcups (Honeycomb structure)
  • 3D Headband System
  • Soft ear pads let the skin breathe guaranteeing listening comfort during prolonged usage
  • Very lightweight (220g excluding cable) but robust construction
  • Unique dual-sided Y-shaped detachable locking cable is L/R signal independent, always ensuring proper stereo orientation
 

“Over 40 years' experience”

The ATH-R70x is Audio-Technica's first pair of professional open-back reference headphones, and have been created using some of the most advanced technologies developed for our open-backed hifi headphones, critically acclaimed in the audiophile world for over 40 years. 

“precise and natural sound”

The rare-earth magnetic circuitry in the drivers allow for the reduction of distortion, whilst assuring precise response and scope on high frequencies. You don't just listen to your music anymore; you feel it, you live it...

“comfort light as a feather”

Weighing in at just 210g with an inbuilt anti-vibration system in the bespoke headband, the ATH-R70x glides effortlessy around the head, ensuring lasting comfort, convenience and audio purity. The velour earpads effortlessly cover the whole ear eliminating pressure and allowing heat to escape, for totally natural sound immersion.

 
ATH-R70X

large 45MM Drivers

Exceptional sound quality due to large-aperture 45mm drivers made from rare-earth magnets. 

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3D wing headband

The 3D Wing headband self-adjusts to the required width and height depending on the morphology of the user. 

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Aluminium earcups

Acoustically transparent, the aluminium honeycomb mesh housing delivers airy and natural spatial reproduction.

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detachable locking cable 

Unique dual-sided Y-shaped detachable locking cable is L/R signal independent, always ensuring proper stereo orientation

ATH-R70x
Type Open-back reference
Driver Diameter 45 mm
Frequency Response 5 - 40,000 Hz
Maximum Input Power 1,000 mW at 1 kHz
Sensitivity 99 dB
Impedance 470 ohms
Weight 210g
Accessories Included Protective carrying pouch

ATH-R70x

Professional Open-Back Reference Headphones

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Declaration of Conformity PDF 69 KB
ATH-R70x Literature PDF 380 KB

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Trusted by industry professionals

Trusted by industry professionals

Whether it’s on the boardroom table, the stage or in the studio, Audio-Technica products are trusted time and again by industry professionals looking for reliable, lovingly developed audio products for all budgets.

It’s Audio-Technica’s commitment to innovation, customer service and meticulous design that ensure professionals turn to us to provide solutions in conferencing, houses of worship, broadcasting, live sound, recording studios and beyond.

 

50 Years of Devotion to music

50 Years of Devotion to music

For over 50 years Audio-Technica has worked alongside leading figures in sports and music broadcast to develop and hone a range of products that deliver on the highest level.

Audio-Technica have developed and delivered products to power the Grammys, World Cup, Super Bowl, Commonwealth Games as well as every Summer and Winter Games from Atlanta 1996 to Sochi 2014.

 

A Legacy in Innovation

A Legacy in Innovation

Founded in 1962 by Hideo Matsushita, Audio-Technica positioned itself immediately as a leader in the manufacture and design of innovative audio products.

It’s expertise in innovation quickly spread to various new fields and led to the development of tone arms, microphones and headphones. Audio-Technica soon became a benchmark in those fields. Making history.

A self-made man and audiophile, Hidéo Matsushita was the former Director of the Tokyo Museum of Modern Art. It all started in his workshop, with the hand crafting of stereo cartridges. 50 years later, Audio-Technica has become a global leader in audio innovation.

 

A Passion for Listening

A Passion for Listening

Humility, passion, creativity and expertise in sound are the core values behind Audio-Technica’s legacy, greatly inspired by its founder - whose imprint on the company’s philosophy is still felt today.

Audio-Technica’s passion for listening evolved in the 70’s, when it started designing headphones, building upon a legacy in innovation, meticulous engineering and artistic design.

Today, Audio-Technica’s audio products have become globally synonymous with consistently high sonic performance paired with impeccable build construction and artistic design.

 

Two Year Limited Warranty

Two Year Limited Warranty

All Audio-Technica products come with a two year warranty as standard meaning you can enjoy your product safe in the knowledge that you’re covered.

All Audio-Technica products purchased from Audio-Technica Europe are guaranteed for two years from the date of purchase to be free of defects in materials and workmanship. In the event of such defect, the product will be repaired or replaced without charge*.

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