When you want a high performance upgrade to typical on-ear headphones, look no further than the AKG K 430 mini, on-ear headphones. Deisgned to deliver true AKG performance - high-output sound and excellent frequency response - from virtually any portable device, including iPhone, they are the high-performance upgrade for an improved personal listening experience. By using a closed-back deisgn that fits comfortably on the ear with soft ear pads, the K 430s deliver exceptional dynamic range and detailed sound that is free of distortion, even at high listening levels. AKG has even made tucking these headphones away very easy as the patented 3D-Axis folding mechanism allows you to fold these headphones into very easy size to carry. Include an integrated volume control and a single sided cable and these headphones are the perfect companion for everyday use. A protective carrying case is even included to keep your headphones safe and secure when not in use.