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Audio-Technica ATH-CKW1000ANV Inner Ear Headphones 50th Anniversary Edition 2,500 Limited Reviews

Positive Reviews

kameenadesi

Excellent capabilities of this driver make the CKW1000anv my best in-ear monitor to date.

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Pros: Treble extension is gorgeous. CKW1000's Dynamic driver sounds like a hybrid.

Cons: Treble and vocals can get sibilant, need to use the proper eartips (not really a con).

I'm using eartips I found on a pair of Dollar Store earbuds. They look like JVC Spiral dot tips but with a larger dameter opening, more rubbery too. I also tried the CKW1000anv with the JVC's Spiral Dot tips and Hifiman RE0 Small Biflanges. Its a toss up of your preferred signature with these tips but they all sound superb. Spiral Dot tips surprisingly sound the worst of the bunch. Anyways I have to give the CKW1000anv a 5-Star rating for the incredible performance it's shown, namely Treble Extension capabilities of the driver, im still in awe, its like there's no end. ***(i heard this extension when using the tips that came with the dollar store earbuds) Timbre is top notch as...
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Negative Reviews

mark2410

ATH-CKW1000ANV Quick Review

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Pros: Good name, nice build quality

Cons: Terrible price to sound ratio

ATH-CKW1000ANV Quick Review   (Thread here, http://www.head-fi.org/t/656808/ath-ckw1000anv-quick-review )   Thanks to SwimSonny for the loan.       Brief:  Audio Technica had an Anniversary   Price: Circa £456 on ebay before HMRC has a go at them   Specification:  Driver Diameter 14 mm, Frequency Response 5 - 30,000 Hz Maximum Input Power 200 mW, Sensitivity 103 dB/mW, Impedance 17 ohms, Weight 11 g without cable Cable 0.6 m, Y-type, Connector 3.5 mm (1/8") mini stereo, gold-plated,   Accessories:  Leather case; interchangeable earpieces (XS, S, M, L); 0.6 m extension cord;...
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