The Way The Artists Truly Intended
Enjoy the subtlest nuances of studio-quality sound in higher than CD quality with High-Resolution Audio. Passion for music unites every component from signal to speaker so it feels like the artist is performing right in front of you.
Pure clarity. Total comfort. Classic style.
The precision sound and full-spectrum clarity of the MDR-1AM2 headphones capture the hearts of music lovers everywhere. And with a lightweight design and soft cushioned earpads, you can listen for hours in total comfort.
40-mm HD drivers
Enjoy clear, lively sound across all frequencies from 1.57" HD drivers.
Wide frequency range
Hear deep lows and euphoric highs with a full-range response from 3 Hz to 100 kHz.
Tuned for clearer sound
Our newly developed 1.57" lightweight HD driver with an aluminum-coated liquid crystal polymer (LCP) diaphragm delivers clear, lively sound, especially on mid to high tones—perfect for vocal-focused styles—and a smooth, precise response across the entire frequency range.
Specially-designed Fibonacci-patterned grills protect the drivers while minimizing sound damping of high-resolution frequencies, so you can revel in every detail of the ultra-high notes.
Truly authentic sound
A supplied 4.4mm balanced connection cable retains all the clarity of studio sound so you can savor every detail of High-Resolution Audio.
A balanced cable fully separates left and right channels by including an additional ground connection to reduce cross-talk and increase audio efficiency, for superior sound quality.
Silver-coated oxygen-free copper
Four silver-coated oxygen-free copper (OFC) cables minimize resistance and signal-transmission loss. The result is less sound degradation, finer detail and smoother treble.
Listen in style and comfort
With an ultra-lightweight frame and pressure-relieving earpads, you can listen comfortably in style for long periods of time.
Listen comfortably for hours thanks to soft cushioned synthetic leather earpads. The closed-back design minimizes any sound loss.
A new lightweight frame relieves pressure for longer listening in comfort, while premium build materials ensure long-lasting durability.
Take music anywhere
Swivel earcups make it easy to safely pack your headphones in a bag.
The precision sound and full-spectrum clarity of the MDR-1AM2 headphones captures the hearts of music lovers everywhere. And with an ultra-lightweight frame and pressure-relieving earpads, you can listen for hours in total comfort.
- Size & Weight
- 6.60 oz
- Headphone Type
- Closed Dynamic
- Driver Unit
- 1.57 in (Dome Type)
- Aluminum-Coated LCP
- Frequency Response
- 3-100,000 Hz
- Sensitivities (dB/mW)
- 98 dB / mW
- Cord Type
- Detachable/Silver-coated OFC
- Cord Length
- Gold-plated L-shaped Stereo Mini
- Wearing Style
What's In The Box
- Carrying Pouch
- Headphone cable (inline remote and microphone) (approx. 3.94 ft)
- Balanced-connection headphone cable (approx. 3.94 ft)