Sound update for everyone: beyerdynamic gives mp3 players and mobile phones the best sound quality with four new in-ear earphones. DTX 60 / 80 / 100
March 09, 2009
DTX 100 - The flagship of the new DTX series
Listening pleasure is not always a question of money. The new in-ear models by beyerdynamic will make you sit up and take notice whatever the price category. From the entry model DTX 60 for 59 Euro to the top of the line mobile headset MMX 100 (RRP: 119 Euro), the entire series guarantees sound enjoyment.
Along with its know-how in the professional area, the audio specialist from Heilbronn has also incorporated consumer requirements features in their development. beyerdynamic knows its clientele better than almost any other manufacturer when it comes to unique customised models. Even with the tried and tested DTX 50 Individual, we respond closely to customer requirements: The earpiece raved about by the trade press is individually fitted to the ear of the bearer.
The new DTX 60, DTX 80, DTX 100 and MMX 100 models also stand out with their functional details – such as the clever angled plug. It is formed so that it can also be used with iPhones with deep headphone plugs. beyerdynamic has strengthened the high use popular headphone cable fork and has covered it with a special plastic that resists loads and minimizes the risk of cable breakage. A special clip provided can attach the earphone to clothing and prevents it from slipping from the ear at the slightest pull.
Acoustic converters with neodymium magnets help give the headphone series an impressive sound and amazingly strong bass. Tuning differentiates the individual features of the models: The DTX 60 with ice-blue gleaming silicone ear cushions is perfect for those who love pumping bass. The DTX 80 with its glass blasted aluminium design, provides a realistic live sound in any environment. And the top of the line DTX 100 adds visual and acoustic highlights with its polished aluminium casing and crystal clear sound.
Owners of iPhones or other mobile phones with jack plugs will appreciate the multimedia headset MMX 100. It combines the sound qualities of the DTX 100 with a high quality hands-free microphone. At the push of a button, calls on the iPhone can be answered and ended while the mp3 player goes into hold mode and continues its program at the same point. When not in use, the headset can be stored, as all earphones in the series, in a stylish softcase provided, which fits nicely even in close-fitting sports gear.
The models in detail:
With chill-out lounge music, the DTX 60 (RRP: 59 Euro) is a cool companion for urban outings. Its elegant plastic casing in black or white gets a visual touch with ice-blue gleaming ear cushions made from silicone. Interchangeable adaptors in three sizes provide maximum comfort and a secure hold. The angle plug is formed so that it will even fit in iPhones with deep headphone plugs. And the sound? Thanks to heavy bass acoustic converters with neodymium magnets, the small all-round earphones by beyerdynamic give an amazingly large performance.
The DTX 80 (RRP: 79 Euro) is a sophisticated version of the basic earphone. A matt gleaming ring from glass blasted aluminium tops the sporty appearance. When not in use, the headset can be stored, as all earphones in the series, in a stylish softcase provided, which fits nicely even in close-fitting sports gear. The sound impresses with its stirring live character and the extensive elimination of static: Three interchangeable ear adaptors keep background noise out. beyerdynamic has also strengthened the forking of the high wear headphone cable and has covered it with a special plastic that resists loads and minimises the risk of cable breakage.
The DTX 100 (RRP: 99 Euro) stands for absolute superb sound. Even the casing itself, made from polished aluminium and hard-wearing black or white plastic, shows the special status of this mobile earphone. Every detail is on the mark: from the sophisticated angle plugs that fit all iPhones, to the reinforced y-piece on the cable bifurcation to the simple adjustment to the ear. beyerdynamic includes three pairs of silicone adaptors in different sizes to ensure the highest level of comfort and highly precise sound. Tuning is oriented to the hi-fi requirements of the audio specialist and provides for extremely high fidelity music replay throughout the hearing range with neodymium acoustic converters.
The business headset MMX 100 (RRP: 119 Euro) is the ideal accessory for owners of iPhones or other mobile phones. It combines the sound qualities of the top of the line DTX 100 by beyerdynamic with a high quality hands-free microphone. At the push of a button, calls on the iPhone can be answered and ended while the mp3 player of the mobile phone goes into hold mode and continues its programme at the same point. A special clip provided attaches the sturdy and tight cable to the lapel. The MMX 100 doesn't just sound worlds better than most production model headsets, it also looks a lot more sophisticated.
Compatibility with mp3-Player or mobile phones
DTX 60/80/100 und MMX 100 is compatible to Apple iPod/iPhone und Blackberry-Phones. Equipment with the same construction of headphone plug-in point could also be used for the phone jack of DTX-/MMX-In-Ear-headphones. For phones which are not compatible with phone jacks adapters are available in specialised trade shops for consumer electronics or mobile phones.
For the MMX 100 In-Ear-Headsets these adapters have to be 4-pole to use the microphone. With the microphone button of the MMX 100 telephone calls can be managed comfortable. Sometimes the button must be held for a second to terminate the phone call.