Neumann NDH 20 | Designed for Tracking and Mixing
Neumann release their first ever studio headphones, the moving coil Neumann NDH 20 closed-back model. Designed for tracking and mixing, they retail for $499 USD and are available now. The Neumann NDH 20 offers uncompromised linearity and definition, just like our acclaimed studio loudspeakers, while its excellent isolation allows you to work anytime, anywhere.
Neumann NDH 20
Monitoring, editing, mixing – in the studio, at home, on the road.
- Linear sound balance, like Neumann’s acclaimed studio monitors
- Closed-back construction allows working in noisy environments
- High long-term comfort and easy transportation
The Neumann NDH 20 is a closed-back headphone combining excellent isolation with the carefully balanced sound image and outstanding resolution you’d expect from a Neumann product. The NDH 20 is thus ideally suited to monitoring and mixing tasks, even in loud and noisy environments. Circumaural memory foam ear pads offer high long-term comfort.
- Studio quality sound with outstanding resolution
- Excellent sound isolation with high long-term comfort
- High quality metal construction
- Monitoring, editing, and mixing in the studio, at home, on the road
- Working in loud environments, including FOH applications
- Music listening
Wolfgang Fraissinet, President Neumann.Berlin: “Unlike most other closed-back headphones, the NDH 20 is also suited to mixing purposes. An unusually flat frequency response and natural stereo image allow for mixing with confidence and ensure compatibility to all playback systems. The NDH 20 is a dream come true: reliable studio-grade monitoring – even on the road.”
Tech Specs. – Neumann NDH 20
Transducer technology: 38 mm dynamic drivers with neodymium magnets
Impedance: 150 ohms
Frequency range: 5 Hz – 30 kHz (–3 dB)
Peak power handling: 1000 mW
Continuous power handling: 200 mW
Sensitivity: 114 dB SPL (1 kHz, 1 Vrms)
Total Harmonic Distortion: < 0.10% (1 kHz, 100 dB SPL
Weight: 388 g (without cable)
The Neumann NDH 20’s newly designed 38 mm drivers with high-gauss neodymium magnets ensure high sensitivity and low distortion. In other words, you won’t need a dedicated headphone amplifier; the Neumann NDH 20 sounds just as great on mobile devices such as laptop computers. The NDH 20 is suited to all applications that require high sound isolation such as monitoring for musicians and engineers in the tracking room as well as FOH work. The NDH 20 is thus an indispensible tool for working on the road.