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Reviews Categories | Headphones & Boom-mic Headsets | Beyerdynamic DT-290 MKII Help

Reviews Summary for Beyerdynamic DT-290 MKII
Beyerdynamic DT-290 MKII Reviews: 1 Average rating: 3.0/5 MSRP: $349.99 Amazon
Description: The headsets in this series dispose of a dynamic headphone transducer with a frequency response of 10 30,000 Hz and excellent isolation from ambient noise. The single cable is detachable, the ear cushions are replaceable. The pivoting gooseneck microphone- boom design, can be swivelled to work on the left or right side of the headset, or set to the upper position when not in use.
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WX2S Rating: 3/5 Apr 7, 2014 20:09 Send this review to a friend
Comfy but deaf  Time owned: 3 to 6 months
This is a very comfy and well-built headphone for professional studio applications. For ham radio use, the dynamic mike is fairly deaf. At the highest gain possible, its output is only barely adequate on my K3. A preamp is in order.

There is a .v11 version with a built-in preamp, but you will need to supply AB power. Otherwise, count on using an external preamp.

The headset does not include a connecting cable, which is extra and costly. It uses a proprietary connector.

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