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More info here.

They look promissing: No bumps on the soft leather headband and low-end performance improved by 3dB. 

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prediction: MLE will sell a bit of his collection and grab these tongue_smile.gif

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Any idea when these will be released? I had just made up my mind to buy the K702 65th Anniversary Editions and now this has me drooling. =( haha

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K702 ANV with another color with regular K70X price redface.gif

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Anniversaries are boring, now this is interesting!

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Official site:
http://www.akg.com/K712+PRO-827.html?pid=1408

 

Over-ear design
maximum wearing comfort for long work sessions

Sophisticated open technology
for spacious and airy sound without compromise

Improved low-end performance by 3dB
for more powerful sound imaging

Revolutionary flat wire voice coil
for incredible impulse and treble response

Made in Vienna, Austria
hand-crafted with the highest attention to detail

 

 

GENERAL
Headphone type open
Audio Frequency bandwidth 10 to 39,8 Hz
Sensitivity headphones 105 dB SPL/V
Max. Input Power 200 mW
Rated Impedance 62 Ohms
Earpads velour
Detachable cable yes
Cable Length 3 m
AUDIO INTERFACE
Type Screw-on Jack Combo (1/4" and 1/8")
Gender Male
Contacts 2-pin
Interface Finish Gold
DIMENSIONS / WEIGHT
Net Weight 235 g
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ehh, based on the tech specs, it's just a K702 with different color. well, it's also tuned by a different guy...

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Originally Posted by RazukOrz View Post

ehh, based on the tech specs, it's just a K702 with different color. well, it's also tuned by a different guy...

 

This time they advertise that there is a 3db boost on low end ...redface.gif

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Needs about 6dB to do the job.

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They should released them on 1st of April, then it would become the joke of the year 2013.

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I hope for some breakthrough performance... (not sure if my brain is being ironic or not)

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Originally Posted by wink View Post

Needs about 6dB to do the job.

 

Hum it's for monitoring application , not bass head use tongue.gif

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beside that 3db boost on low end, the 3-pin contact is changed to 2-pin, Revolutionary!!! LOL

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Originally Posted by RazukOrz View Post

beside that 3db boost on low end, the 3-pin contact is changed to 2-pin, Revolutionary!!! LOL


i see 3 pins contact on the Photoshop thing : /


Edited by HaVoC-28 - 4/10/13 at 7:25am
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Oh, while they arent Limited Edition, they do come with  premium carrying bag as extra, so, expecting MSRP of EUR 800.

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