Japan is one country that pretty much gave birth to a first-class audio manufacturers. One of them is the Audio Technica are not only popular in the headphone segment but also other audio devices such as turntables and a mic. For this review, we will review the latest headphones from Audio Technica ATH-WS770iS ie.
Generally headphones are comes with a 40mm driver, the Audio Technica ATH-WS770iS offers the dynamic driver measuring 53mm. Not surprisingly, the headphones include to the category back close, performed with large dimensions earcase. Design looks pretty cool, with a premium look brown color with gold color accents sweetened.
Earcase design has also been fitted with anti-vibration feature that is claimed to maintain the performance to keep accurate sound with minimal distortion levels. Overall, by combining plastic and metal body feels very solid. And, despite packing large-sized driver fortunately weight of about 265 grams is still felt very light.
Which is quite unfortunate, the design does not allow the headphones to be folded. Earcase part only be rotated a little towards the front. It makes pretty much take up space in the bag when the go. Moreover, in the purchase package Audio Technica also did not accompany it with a special pouch or bag for storage media also protects them, so you shall be careful when asked her mobility.
The Sound Isolation is Quite Good, Very Comfortable to Use
Nevertheless, the earpad comes with leather-covered foam. The foam is thick and feels very soft. When attached to the ear, these headphones are able to cover the whole ear perfectly. Foam feels very comfortable, sound insulation offered is pretty good although we could still hear a little noise from the surrounding environment while at low volume. For use in the long term ATH-WS770iS not cause excessive heat and do not make a stiff neck.
Besides comfort, the one we love about these headphones is designed anti-tangle cable. Audio Technica ATH-WS770iS equipped with flat-shaped cable. With the cable design, you will no longer be bothered with cables tangled problem. In addition, the cable is also equipped with a mic and remote that can be used to control the music being played.
Sounds Enough Detail and Powerful Enough Bass
By carrying the Solid Bass tagline, of course ATH-WS770iS offer more dominant bass performance. But, is in line with expectations? To prove the bass performance, we play songs Get Lucky Daft Punk ft Pharrell Williams and played on Lenovo Vibe P1 Turbo.
In this song, we could enjoy the shreds bass sound and drum thumper. Bass sound feels powerful. Portions are quite fit and do not cover the vocals and other instruments retinue.
ATH-WS770iS is not an audiophile-class headphones that puts the sound clear, detailed and perfect separation. By prioritizing the bass performance, these headphones are not only suitable for the bass lovers, but also suitable for music lovers of various genres. The convenience factor is also becoming one of the advantages. If you have enough budget and requires headphones with a powerful enough bass vibrant, ATH-WS770iS should be entered in your shopping list.
+ The design looks premium
+ Very comfortable to use
+ The bass sound is powerful enough
– Can not be folded
– Isolation average sound