Yamaha HPH-MT8 – The Best Studio Monitor Headphone!

Yamaha HPH-MT8

Studio regulars? YAMAHA HPH-MT8 is best option for you!

YAMAHA launches the newest addition in its headphone line after HPH-MT7 and this is known as one of its “Studio Monitor Expert”, YAMAHA HPH-MT8. If you like to feel the earth stranding bass, Punchy & Crystal Clear trebles, Enjoy highest clarity of your creations, YAMAHA HPH-MT8 is obviously the best choice for you comparing to the last MT Editions YAMAHA have released.  Comparing to the YAMAHA MT7 price, YAMAHA HPH-MT8 is a little better in terms of its construction and materials and it also comes with a coiled cord!. YAMAHA MT5 has a straight, 9.8 foot cable like the MT7—but it snaps right on and off, so if you break it or want to replace it with coiled cable, done. MT8s, they are quite comfortable for long-term use preferences, these headphones also have a better frequency response than both the MT5 & MT7. Considering the YAMAHA MT 07 price, MT8 headphones feature custom drivers equipped with 45mm CCAW voice coils and powerful neodymium magnets to achieve precise definition and control. Made from aluminium wire coated in highly conductive copper, these lightweight yet powerful drivers provide a broad frequency range of 15 Hz-28 kHz, and deliver flat, ultra high-resolution sound that meets the demands of strict professional monitoring.

After the release of YAMAHA HPH-MT8, There has been a mixed review among the users of YAMAHA MT series headphones. Most of the MT lovers said in the context of YAMAHA MT 07 review, that YAMAHA MT8 is far more better than the MT7 in terms of its sound clarity and production materials. If we consider the YAMAHA HPH-MT5 review in the past, MT5 is obviously lighter but MT8 rounds up all the cost adding to its total weight of 350 gm with lots of new features and enhancements.

 

Specifications & Comparisons:

General specifications HPH-MT8 HPH-MT7 HPH-MT5
Type Closed-back, Circumaural (Over Ear) Closed-back, Circumaural (Over Ear) Closed-back, Circumaural (Over Ear)
Frequency Response 15Hz – 28kHz 15 Hz – 25 kHz 20Hz – 20kHz
Sensitivity (SPL) 102dB/mW 99 dB/mW 100dB/mW
Maximum Input Power 1600 mW (at 1kHz) 1600 mW (at 1kHz) 1600 mW (at 1kHz)
Impedance 37 Ω (at 1kHz) 49 Ω (at 1kHz) 51 Ω (at 1kHz)
Driver Unit 45 mm, Dynamic, CCAW Voice Coil 40 mm, Dynamic, CCAW Voice Coil 40 mm, Dynamic, CCAW Voice Coil
Cable 1.2 m (3.9ft), coiled cable; 3.0 m (9.8ft), straight cable 3.0 m (9.8 ft), straight 3.0m (9.8ft), straight cable
Connector 3.5 mm (1/8”) stereo with 6.3 mm (1/4”) stereo adaptor 3.5 mm (1/8”) stereo with 6.3 mm (1/4”) stereo adaptor 3.5mm (1/8”) stereo with 6.3mm (1/4”) stereo adaptor
Dimensions (W x H x D) 161 x 214 x 89 mm (6.3″ x 8.4″ x 3.5″) (Without cable & plug) 170 x 195 x 98 mm (6.7″ x 7.7″ x 3.9″) (Without cable & plug) 165 x 203 x 88 mm (6.5″ x 8.0″ x 3.5″) (Without cable & plug)
Weight 350g (0.8lbs) (Without cable & plug) 360 g (0.8 lbs) (With cable & plug) 245g (0.5lbs) (Without cable & plug)
Accessories 1.2m Coiled cable, 3.0m Straight cable, Threaded 6.3mm (1/4″) gold-plated adaptor, Padded carrying bag Threaded 6.3 mm (1/4″) gold-plated adaptor, Padded carrying bag 3.0m Straight cable, Threaded 6.3mm (1/4″) gold-plated adaptor, Nylon carrying bag

 

Why you should buy it?

Powerful Neodymium Magnetic Drivers

Yamaha HPH-MT8

MT8 headphones feature custom drivers equipped with 45mm CCAW voice coils and powerful neodymium magnets to achieve precise definition and control. Made from aluminium wire coated in highly conductive copper, these lightweight yet powerful drivers provide a broad frequency range of 15 Hz-28 kHz, and deliver flat, ultra-high-resolution sound that meets the demands of strict professional monitoring.

 

High quality acoustic components

MT8 headphones are designed with high quality premium acoustic components and materials to deliver the listeners with best quality sounds possible than any other headphones in the market. It can eliminate any extrinsic sounds with its high quality insulated pads

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Your best studio mate

Professional engineers are required to use such headphones which fits in a way that can prevent fatigues when listening for extended periods. Sound isolation ability plays a vital role in this sector to increase the concentration of work. YAMAHA HPH-MT8 provides highest isolation which enable the listeners to feel every single code of the voice or sound being produced.

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Sleek & Stylish 

The physical design of MT8 are pretty simple and sleek, with a stylish closed back configuration which gives a comfortable fit with ear.

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Maneuverability & foldability

MT8 is armed with a three-dimensional arm pivot construction and highly adjustable slider length allows the angle of the ear pads to fit the shape of the wearer’s head perfectly, helping to alleviate fatigue when working for extended periods. MT8 headphones also feature move-able ear cups, allowing single-ear monitoring when required. As well as the headphone have a fold-able feature right over its arm pivot which really makes it carrying in a small bag provided with the package.

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