Quincy Jones has partnered with AKG to release a signature line of headphones. Three models make up the lineup. The Q702 is a reference-class premium headphones with flat-wire voice coils, patented Varimotion two-layer diaphragm, and 3D-Form ear pads. The Q460 portable on-ear mini headphones have a 3D-Axis flat folding design, in-line mic and remote, and closed-back design. Finally, the ultralight Q350 in-ear earphones wrap up the line-up with strong bass response, cable winder, and three sizes of silicon sleeves for proper fitment. A portion of the proceeds for every set of headphones sold goes to the Quincy Jones Musiq Consortium to further music education amongst American children.
Pricing is as follows: Q702 -$479, Q460- $229 and Q350 -$149. All three will be available in October.