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Audio-Technica to Exhibit Gaming Headsets, Streaming/Podcasting Mic Packs, and a Wide Range of Headphones at PAX East 2019


Stow, OH 03-25-2019 At PAX East 2019 Audio-Technica will be exhibiting a wide range of gaming headsets, streaming/podcasting microphone packages, wireless and wired headphones and other gaming-friendly products. It’ll all be on display at PAX East 2019 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Booth 12108, March 28 – 31, 2019.

Three active gaming areas will allow attendees to try out all of Audio-Technica’s gaming headsets in a real-time playing environment. Origin PC will provide the high-performance gaming hardware. A fourth area will have a selection of microphones including “live” setups where show-goers will be able to hear the mics first-hand.

Audio-Technica will also have headphones, wearables and other merchandise for sale at the show.

Highlights of the Audio-Technica products on exhibit at PAX East 2019 include the following:

Audio-Technica’s ATH-AG1X closed-back and ATH-ADG1X open-back high-fidelity gaming headsets (SRP: US$299.00 each) deliver an immersive sonic environment that draws participants completely into the playing field. The headsets feature large-diameter drivers for impactful sound and include a state-of-the-art gooseneck microphone with volume control for crystal-clear in-game communication. The ATH-PG1 closed-back and ATH-PDG1 open-back premium gaming headsets (US$129.00 each) will also be on exhibit, both packed with gaming-centric features like flexible boom mics, smartphone-compatible operation and much more.

Gaming and streaming go hand in hand and for the first time at PAX Audio-Technica will showcase a selection of streaming/podcasting packages that include a microphone, adjustable boom arm, headphones, cables and accessories – everything needed for content creators in a complete easy to use setup. Models include the AT2035PK with XLR mic (US$199.00), AT2020USB+PK with USB mic, (US$199.00), AT2020PK with XLR mic (US$149.00) and the AT2005USBPK with USB/XLR connectivity (US$129.00).

Gamers on a budget will want to check out the ATGM1-USB gaming desktop microphone, which provides high-quality directional pickup at a price of just US$49.00. And now anyone can convert their favorite headphones into a full-fledged gaming headset, thanks to Audio-Technica’s ATGM2 detachable boom microphone (US$79.00), which easily attaches to any headphones and adjusts for optimal positioning.

Audio-Technica’s wireless headphones combine high-quality Bluetooth® audio with cord-free convenience. The new top-of-the-line QuietPoint® over-ear ATH-ANC900BT (US$299.00) features exclusive digital hybrid active noise cancellation (ANC) technology to deliver the highest degree of ambient noise reduction of any QuietPoint model, along with exceptional Hi-Res, aptX™ and Bluetooth 5.0-compatible audio quality.

Other wireless headphones on exhibit at PAX East 2019 will include the over-ear ATH-M50xBT (US$199.00), the wireless version of the company’s acclaimed ATH-M50x professional monitor headphones (US$149.00), plus the ATH-SR6BT (US$129.00) and the ATH-SR30BT (US$99.00). A number of in-ear wireless headphones will be on hand including the true wireless high-end Sound Reality ATH-CKR7TW (US$249.00) and Sonic Sport ATH-SPORT7TW (US$199.00), which eliminate all connecting wires for completely cord-free listening and come with a handy combination charging and carrying case.

Celebrating over 50 years of audio excellence, Audio-Technica is a recognized leader in the development and manufacture of high-quality personal and professional audio equipment. Founded in Japan in 1962 by Hideo Matsushita, the company made its name by manufacturing state-of-the-art phonograph cartridges and tonearms. Today, Audio-Technica is a worldwide group of companies devoted to creating high-performance microphones, headphones, wireless systems, mixers, turntables, phono cartridges and other electronic products.

A reputation for quality, durability, performance and value has made Audio-Technica products the first choice for many of today’s top musical artists and audio engineers, and for discerning listeners everywhere. Drawing from its audiophile heritage, Audio-Technica remains dedicated to providing music enthusiasts with great-sounding, innovative audio gear, including the award-winning QuietPoint® active noise-cancelling headphones, popular ATH-M50x monitor headphones, versatile USB microphones, and new Hi-Res Audio headphones and high-fidelity gaming headsets. Learn more at www.audio-technica.com.

— For more information on the complete range of Audio-Technica products, contact Jamie Bobek, Audio-Technica U.S., Inc., 1221 Commerce Drive, Stow, OH 44224. Tel: (330) 686-2600; Fax: (330) 688-3752.

— For further information regarding product availability and pricing in Europe, contact Tanya Williams (TWilliams@audio-technica.eu) or visit our media centre at www.starscreamcommunications.com.

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