Long Beach, Calif. – Pioneer
Electronics took the wraps off a pair of DJ headphones intended for the pro
The over-ear HDJ-1500,
which will be available in May for $209, feature 50mm drivers and copper-clad
aluminum wire voice coils, a frequency range of 5Hz to 30kHz, impedance of 32
ohms, and a maximum input of 3,500mW.
The leather-covered ear
pads are made of urethane memory-foam, and they can swapped with Pioneer’s
HDJ-EP01 open-cup protein leather ear pads that sit around the ears. Both the
left and the right cups can swivel 45 degrees or flipped around 180 degrees for
The headband and hinges
are made of magnesium-alloy, and the coil cord can be removed and replaced if
Two color options are
offered: Deep Silver and Black Chrome. A carrying pouch is included.