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ATH-A990Z High-Fidelity Closed-Back Headphones

High-Fidelity Closed-Back Headphones



High-Fidelity Art Monitor Series

Representing the next-generation of Audio-Technica’s Art Monitor series, the ATH-A990Z high-fidelity headphones deliver a premium high-fidelity sound performance. Featuring newly designed 53mm drivers, hand-assembled in Japan, that deliver clear, natural high-resolution audio reproduction, and lightweight aluminium housings with a deep metallic forest green finish.

  • Hand-assembled in Japan, the A990Z features newly designed 53mm drivers for a premium high-fidelity sound
  • Lightweight, aluminium housings with a deep metallic forest green finish
  • Innovative 3D wing support for a great fit and long-wearing comfort
  • Premium, soft earpads for comfortable fit
  • Double Air Damping System structure provides an extended frequency range for deep bass reproduction
  • 3.0 m cloth-wrapped tangle-free cable

“Japanese Precision”

Each newly designed 53mm driver is hand-assembled with Japanese precision for increased reliability and performance.

“Comfortable Fit”

Premium, soft earpads provide a comfortable fit for long listening periods.

“Extended Bass Frequency Range”

Double Air Damping Structure (D.A.D.S.) optimises the internal airflow to provide an extended bass frequency range for deep bass reproduction.

Enhanced 3d Wing Support

Redesigned, self-adjusting 3D Wing Support Housing that perfectly adapts to the user’s head for a closer, more stable fit providing extra comfort for long listening periods.

Premium Earpads

Offering a comfortable fit for long listening periods, the A990Z headphones include premium, soft earpads.

Superior Design

Lightweight aluminium housings with a deep metallic forest green finish.

Tangle-Free Cable

Includes a 3.0m cloth-wrapped tangle-free cable.


Type Closed-back dynamic
Driver Diameter 53mm
Frequency Response 5 – 42,000Hz
Maximum Input Power 2,000mW
Sensitivity 100dB/mW
Impedance 44 ohms
Weight 335g (without cable)
Cable 3.0 m
Connector 6.3/3.5 mm gold-plated stereo 2-way plug



Declaration of Conformity
ATH-A990Z Manual
ATH-A990Z Datasheet