The ATH-OX5 by Audio Technica is a very sturdy and great overall pair of headphones. This over the ear earphone is ideal for daily use as it is very comfortable. It has been created with highly durable materials and will last long. The headphone can be used with laptop, tablet, smartphone or any listening device such as a music player. It is able to provide optimal sound with its superior 40 mm or 1.5 inches drivers. The ATH-OX5 offers high fidelity natural and clear sound, thus enhancing your experience of listening to music. Its sleek design makes it look very stylist. The headphone comes with an adjustable padded headband that can easily conform to the unique shape of the user’s head, thus providing a more stable experience of wearing the headphone. This is why, people can use this headphone for hours together.
The ATH-OX5 over the ear headphone is very smartphone friendly, as it comes with a button that will help you to instantly answer / reject calls and talk. It can also be used to control the volume, or skip to the next song in the playlist. It can be used with Android Devices, iPhones, iPads, iPods, Windows phones etc. It is available in 2 colors namely red (ATH-OX5RD) and black (ATH-OX5BK). You will not have to worry about the headphone getting tangled as it comes with tangle-free, flat cords which also make it easier to store. You will also get a carrying pouch with the headphone, which will help in easily transporting it.
Pros and Cons of the ATH-OX5
1. High fidelity sound – the ATH-OX5 offers high fidelity natural and clear sound with its 40 mm or 1.5 inches large and powerful drivers. It also has a higher frequency range and better sensitivity than most other headphones available in the market. It also offers good bass.
2. Fits well – the headphone is equipped with an adjustable padded headband that can easily conform to the unique shape of the user’s head
The only drawback of the ATH-OX5 headphone is that it is quite expensive and is priced around an MSRP of $200.
What users have stated around the net
The user reviews of the headphone have been mostly positive. Added features for smartphones, high fidelity sound etc. are some of the features which have been praised by the users.
Main features of the Audio-Technica ATH-OX5
- The headphone offers features such as volume and track control, mic and other features that make it ideal for smartphones, music players or other gadgets, such as Android phones, iPad, iPod, iPhone, Windows mobile etc.
- It comes with well cushioned ear pads that make it ideal for extended use
- The headphone offers high fidelity natural and clear sound with the help of its 40 mm or 1.5 inch drivers
- ATH-OX5 is equipped with an adjustable padded headband that can easily conform to the unique shape of the user’s head
- It is highly durable and has been constructed for daily use
- Comes with tangle-free, flat cords which also make it easier to store
- The headphone is available in 2 colors namely red (ATH-OX5RD) and black (ATH-OX5BK)
Specifications of the SonicFuel over-ear headphones
- Type – Dynamic Closed-back
- Frequency Response – 15 to 22,000 HZ
- Diameter of Driver – 40 mm or 1.5 inches
- Input Power (Maximum) – 1600 mw
- Sensitivity – 99 dB per mW
- Weight – 190 g (without the cords)
- Cord – 1.2 m or 3.9 ft flat, detachable, tangle-free – 1 regular cord and 1 cord (with mic) for controlling volume and track in smartphones
- Impedance – 35 ohms
- Connector – 3.5 mm or 1/8 inches,
- Microphone Type – Condenser
- Accessories – carrying pouch
- Polar Pattern of Microphone – Omni-directional
- Frequency Response of Microphone – 100 to 10,000 Hz
- Microphone Sensitivity: – -40 dB, 1 kHz