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AT ATH-DSR7BT

Audio-Technica ATH-DSR7BT Wireless over-ear Headphones with Pure Digital Drive


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The Audio-Technica ATH-DSR7BT Bluetooth Headphones feature Audio-Technica’s new Pure Digital Drive system, allowing them to operate without the sound-degrading D/A converter found in conventional wireless headphones. By utilizing Trigence Semiconductor’s Dnote chipset, the ATH-DSR7BT headphones are capable of receiving a Bluetooth wireless transmission, processing the digital audio signal and transferring it to the drivers where the digital pulses of the chipset move the voice coil and diaphragm forward and backward to create the sound waves heard by the listener.


    • Audio-Technica ATH-DSR7BT Features:

      The Pure Digital Drive system likewise depends on re-engineered 45 mm True Motion Drivers, which feature specially designed diaphragms and lightweight, bobbin-wound voice coils to deliver incredibly nuanced, high-resolution sound reproduction. A pair of acoustic resistors controls the airflow in front of and behind the diaphragm to ensure a natural, balanced sound, and the entire driver assembly is housed within a layered aluminum structure that minimizes unwanted resonance and isolates the electric circuitry from the housing’s acoustic space, resulting in optimal phase and transient response.

      The Pure Digital Drive system also enables the ATH-DSR7BT to overcome the sonic limitations of conventional Bluetooth wireless transmissions by supporting the 24-bit/48kHz Qualcomm® aptX™ HD codec. (aptX, AAC and SBC codecs are also supported.) The headphones can reproduce Hi-Res Audio when connected to a computer or other digital playback device via the included 2.0 m USB cable.

      The ATH-DSR7BT is equipped with a microphone, volume control and simple tap control for answering/ending calls and playing/pausing music on a smartphone or other device. Three LED indicators allow you to easily monitor pairing and charging status, battery level, and the codec currently in use. The headphones’ internal lithium polymer battery provides approximately 15 hours of continuous use (up to 1000 hours in standby mode) and can be recharged using the included USB cable.

      About High-Resolution Audio – In Brief: The Move to Hi-Res Audio

      While many listeners may believe that high-resolution audio came along with the introduction of the Compact Disc in 1982, constraints on the disc’s storage space always prevented CD audio (standardized at 44.1 kHz/16-bit) from fully and completely reproducing the original recorded sound. The advent and subsequent popularity of MP3s only made this problem more pronounced – the necessary compression of these files causes audio information to be lost, thus greatly reducing the audio quality. But with lossless audio file formats, faster Internet speeds, and storage space increasingly easy to come by (and in ever-smaller packages), the push is on to create audio equipment capable of capturing and reproducing true Hi-Res Audio, generally considered to be 96 kHz/24-bit or better. The Hi-Res Audio logo certifies that a product meets the Hi-Res Audio standards. Per these standards, headphones must have transducer frequency performance to at least 40 kHz. As a producer of these types of audiophile headphones since 1972, Audio-Technica is well-positioned to provide audio solutions that meet the demands of Hi-Res Audio media formats, allowing for the full reproduction of their extended sonic characteristics.


      - Exclusive Pure Digital Drive™ system keeps audio signal completely digital from source to driver for exceptionally pure sound
      - Dnote chipset controls driver amplitude directly with digital signals – no D/A converter required
      - Compatible with Qualcomm aptX HD, aptX, AAC and SBC codecs, enabling wireless transmission with a resolution up to 24-bit/48kHz
      - Exclusive 45 mm True Motion Drivers, featuring bobbin-wound voice coil, top-mounted printed circuit board and specially designed diaphragm, provide rich, detailed audio reproduction
      - Housing’s dual-layer isolation structure keeps the electric circuitry separate from the acoustic space for optimal phase and transient response
      - Acoustic resistor controls airflow inside the diaphragm housing to yield a natural sound
      - Mic and volume/control switch are built into the earcup for convenient control of smartphones and other Bluetooth wireless devices
      - NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality enables touch pairing with NFC-compatible Bluetooth wireless technology devices
      - Remembers the last eight Bluetooth wireless devices paired
      - LED indicators in the earcup display pairing and charging status, battery level, and the codec currently in use
      - Ultra-comfortable, soft, memory foam earpads and headband
      - Internal battery provides approximately 15 hours of continuous use (1000 hours on standby) on a full charge
      - Includes a 2.0 m USB cable, for charging and Hi-Res Audio playback, and a carrying pouch
    • Audio-Technica ATH-DSR7BT Specifications:

      Type

      Dynamic

      Driver Diameter

      45 mm

      Frequency Response

      5 – 40,000 Hz

      Sensitivity

      100 dB/mW

      Impedance

      35 ohms

      Battery

      3.7V rechargeable lithium polymer battery

      Battery Life

      Approx. 15 hours continuous use (1,000 hours standby)

      Charging Time: Approx. 4 hours (for 0-100% charge)

      Depending on environmental conditions

      Weight

      300 g without cable

      Input jack

      Micro USB Type B

      Accessories

      2.0 m USB charging cable, carrying pouch

      Microphone

      Type

      Condenser

      Sensitivity

      -44 dB (1V/Pa a 1 kHz)

      Frequency Response

      50 – 4,000 Hz

      Polar Pattern

      Omnidirectional

      Bluetooth

      Communication System

      Bluetooth Version 4.2

      Output

      Bluetooth Specification Power Class 2

      Maximum Communication Range

      Line of sight – approx. 10 m

      Compatible Bluetooth Profiles

      A2DP, AVRCP, HFP, HSP

      Support Codec

      aptX HD, aptX, AAC, SBC