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In-ear Dynamic Headphones

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  • Overview
  • Features
  • Specifications
  • Reviews
  • Q & A

  • Overview

    Our absolute best in-ear headphones deliver truly professional performance for the most demanding listener. Equipped with exclusive Permendur* magnetic circuitry, our largest in-ear 14 mm drivers, and titanium-forged body, these headphones will surprise and delight. Nothing is spared, including a double-shielded, low-noise cable and aluminum sleeve plug. If you’re looking for the best in-ear headphones money can buy, look no further than the pro grade, ultra rugged ATH-CKM1000s.

    *A material offering excellent magnetic characteristics, Permendur is used for some compression drivers and other magnetic products.
  • Features

    • Our largest in-ear aperture 14 mm drivers, exclusively designed for ATH-CKM1000

    • Titanium forged body with aluminum case to minimize unwanted vibration

    • Low distortion magnetic circuit with Permendur

    • Acoustic resister with enhanced high-end audio performance

    • Double-shielded low-noise cable

    • Aluminum sleeve metal plug at a junction

    • Prepackaged 0.6 m extension cord (L-shaped)

    • Portable pouch and storage case
  • Specifications

    Driver Diameter14 mm
    Frequency Response5 – 30,000 Hz
    Maximum Input Power200 mW
    Sensitivity102 dB/mW
    Impedance17 ohms
    Weight11 g
    Cable0.6 m Y-type
    Connector3.5 mm (1/8”) mini-stereo, gold-plated
    Accessories IncludedProtective pouch, storage case, cleaning cloth, eartips (XS, S, M, L), 0.6 m extension cord

  • Reviews

    best sound quality! inconvenient to use


    the sound quality is great, not too warm not too cold. field is deep and wide, powerful. suitable to use on PC and cellphone, no mention other players. inconvenient to take out of the contain case and out it back in every time.


    ATH-CKM1000 In-ear Dynamic Headphones

    4.0 1


  • Q & A

    Volume control and mic Does this unit come with volume control and mic?


    It does not.


    It does not, however there is an option to upgrade your cables as it is a removable cables. You can upgrade to better quality of pure copper or whatever you love, or simply to a cable that has a mic in it.


    How detect fake or not? I want to buy this headphones but I afraid to buy fake. can you help me with detecting fake ckm1000 from original?


    It is always best to purchase Audio-Technica product through a known Authorized Audio-Technica Dealer in your world-area. This helps to ensure quality and authenticity. For your convenience, we offer an Authorized Audio-Technica Dealer List/Locator on the ATUS homepage, There is also an "Unauthorized" seller list. Please avoid purchasing from those sources. An "unauthorized online reseller" is the term for an internet vendor offering to sell Audio-Technica product who is not an Authorized Dealer or Reseller of Audio-Technica, U.S. An unauthorized online reseller may be offering counterfeit, damaged, used or defective product. Many unauthorized online resellers may not be located within the United States. Purchasing from an online reseller from a foreign country may increase your risk of receiving a counterfeit product. Audio-Technica cannot guarantee the authenticity or condition of product offered for sale on unauthorized online reseller websites. Additionally, Audio-Technica brand product is warranted only when purchased from an Authorized Audio-Technica Dealer. Audio-Technica is working to prevent these unauthorized online resellers from taking advantage of you, the customer. Audio-Technica provides a list of Authorized U.S. Dealers and a Dealer Locator (see the box on the left). If you have doubts about the authenticity of an online reseller, please contact Audio-Technica directly at If the product has already been purchased, then unfortunately, Audio-Technica does not directly comment on (potentially) counterfeit product. If you think the product might be counterfeit, or you are not certain, the ONLY way for us to tell is if you send in the product to our Service Department for an evaluation. For more information on obtaining Service with ATUS, please visit Thanks!