German audio accessories brand beyerdynamic has launched its latest affordable studio-quality headphones in India. Called the DT 240 PRO, the headphone has been designed for musicians, podcasters and filmmakers looking for audio equipment on a budget. The DT 240 PRO is priced at Rs 7,500.
The DT 240 PRO is claimed to be compatible with most professional audio equipment as well as laptops, smartphones, tablets and MP3 players, as the headphone utilises low-ohm acoustic transducer, thereby negating the need for amplifiers. The headphone supports a frequency range of 5 – 35,000Hz and has a Nominal SPL of 99dB.
The headphone weighs around 196g and comes with up to 3m of cable. beyerdynamic describes this headphone’s mixture of on-ear and over-ear design as "compact over ear", where both ears are firmly enclosed, but the monitor can still be transported in a notebook or camera bag. The company claims that the headphone’s detachable coiled cable and replaceable ear pads ensure an extended life of the headphones.
The DT 240 PRO is available at most stores specialising in audio accessories.