Long Beach, Calif. - Pioneer Electronics introduced a series of headphones designed specifically for the DJ market.
The HDJ-500 series are constructed of magnesium allow for durability and a light weight. They come with 40mm drivers, urethane pads, and a rotating arm structure that lets users rotate the right earpiece forward and back by 60 degrees.
Frequency range is listed at 5Hz to 28,000Hz, with impedance at 45 ohms. Max input is 2,000mW and output sound level is 105d, Pioneer said. Two interchangeable cords are included -- a traditional 1.2-meter coiled cord and a 1-meter straight cord.
The headphones come in three colors for a $125 suggested retail: red, black and white.
The black HDJ-500-K and the red HDJ-500-R will be available in November, while the white HDJ-500-W will be available in January 2011.