Submitted by Leadon 08-03-2008 @ 16:23
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In keeping with their legacy of bringing high-end quality products to market, Pioneer has done it again with another release - new HDJ-1000 headphones. Whether you are a DJ, Studio Musician, Sound Engineer or just an avid listener of music, the HDJ-1000 is the answer to all your headphone needs. With powerfull sub-frequencies and sparkling highs this sits for multiple purpose. In its mids it has a little boost so that you perfactly hear every kick and hit of the snare!
Public opinion matters when Pioneer engineers it's PRO DJ products and the company has gone beyond the call of duty with the new HDJ-1000 - designing a product that meets the requests of all users. And the striking appearance only hints at what these headphones can do.
Pioneer has defined a new standard in distortion-free sound quality, featuring 3,500 mW of maximum input allowing high sound volume with best possible clarity as the ear pad fully encompasses each ear, fulfilling the demands of those serious about their music.
And comfort? Both ear pads have a swivel mechanism allowing the ultra-light HDJ-1000 to be manipulated to any desired position, while plush padding makes it possible for music professionals to wear the headphones for hours of listening pleasure.
Durability is the most important aspect of a high quality pair of headphones - will they stand the test of time? Yes, thanks to the compact folding design, ear pads made of a tear resistant material and special screws that hold the cord in place, making it simple to replace the cord should the need arise. Additionally, a black vinyl-carrying pouch is supplied to keep these prized headphones looking like new. With all these features enhancing a product that both looks and sounds great, the HDJ-1000 is undoubtedly set to create a new standard in headphones.
50 mm Tightly closed dynamic headphones
5 ~ 30.000 Hz
1.2m curled, aprox. 3m stretched
270g (excluding cord)
3.5 mm 3P plug with 6.5 adapter
Folding Housing With Universal Joints
Joints allow you to fold the headphones for space-saving and to turn them in each direction for free-style single ear sound monitoring.
Large Diameter Speaker Unit
High power input (3,500mW) for monitoring a high level of sound, and a hermetically sealed body with high sound-insulating ability.
Soft Touch Housing
Designed with DJs in mind, the housing can rest against the shoulders for stability and comfort.
The selector allows you to mix right and left channel signals for single ear sound monitoring, this comes in very handy when you play tracks where the producer sweeps the melody or percussion from left to right.
Available as service part and is very easy to replace: Lift the coushen gently of the shell. Then unscrew the tiny screw in the shell and remove the metal plate. Now you can change the cord and put everything back together again.
DJ Topic : How to replace the wire of an Pioneer HDJ-100.
This part can be ordered at any official dealer with part number WDE-1197
In Pioneer's merchandise-line there was a little foam-cocoon with zipper available to put your HDJ-1000 in when travelling between your gigs. Unfortunatly they sold out very fast and didn't came back.
Replacement KitOptionally available is an Replacement Kit for the parts that might wear off eventually. This kit contains 2 ear pads, a curled wire and the neccesary screws.
This part can be ordered at any official dealer with part number T-U87
Read lots more in the full length DJ-Topic : Pioneer HDJ-1000
1 User experiences and Reviews
Xtremer wrote on 30-04-2008 at 20:07
Never had any problems with this beauty!