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Cross-section of earbud
High- density silicone
Manual de instrucciones
13.5 mm dynamic type driver units reproduce vocal and instrumental sound with
Reproduction of precision monitor quality by adapting the new structural
arrangement of 13.5 mm driver units while maintaining excellent wearing comfort
Convenient cord adjuster supplied
Hybrid silicone rubber earbuds (S, M, L) supplied for secure fitting and long-term
wearing comfort (see fig. )
Convenient carrying pouch supplied
How to use
Wearing the headphones (see fig. )
Determine right and left headphone and hold them as in the illustration.
Insert the left headphone from behind your left ear, as in the illustration. Be
sure to wear it completely inside the ear canal.
Adjust the earbud to fit snugly in your ear. Follow the same procedure for the
How to use the supplied cord adjuster (see fig. )
You can adjust the cord length by winding the cord on the cord adjuster.
(The cord can be wound to the cord adjuster up to 50 cm (19
the cord comes off from the cord adjuster easily.)
Wind the cord.
Push cord into slot hole to secure in place.
Do not wind the plug or split section of the cord, as it will strain the cord and may cause a wire break.
How to install the earbuds correctly (see fig. )
If the earbuds do not fit your ears correctly, low-bass sound may not be heard. To enjoy
better sound quality, change the earbuds to another size, or adjust the earbuds position to
sit on your ears comfortably and fit your ears snugly.
If the earbuds do not fit your ears, try another size. Confirm the size of the earbuds by
checking color inside (see fig. -).
When you change the earbuds, turn to install them firmly on the headphones to prevent
the earbud from detaching and remaining in your ear.
Earbud sizes (inside color)
* This size is optional and available at purchase.
To detach an earbud (see fig. -)
While holding the headphone, twist and pull the earbud off.
If the earbud slips and cannot be detached, wrap it in a dry soft cloth.
To attach an earbud (see fig. -)
Push the parts inside of the earbud into the headphone until the projecting part of the
headphone is fully covered.
Cleaning the earbuds
Remove the earbuds from the headphones, and wash them with a mild detergent
How to carry the headphones (see fig. )
Place the headphones in the inner case.
Wind the cord around the side of the inner case and then put the inner case
in the carrying case.
13.5 mm (CCAW adopted), dome type
Power handling capacity:
100 mW (IEC*)
16 Ω at 1 kHz
5 – 24,000 Hz
Approx. 1.2 m (47
Approx. 6 g (0.21 oz) without cord
Gold-plated L-shaped stereo mini plug
Earbuds (S (2), M (2), L (2))
Carrying case (1)
Inner case (1)
Cord adjuster (1)
Operating Instructions (1)
* IEC = International Electrotechnical Commission
Design and specifications are subject to change without notice.
Please keep your headphones clean at all times especially inside the rubber earbud
(see fig. ).
If any dust or ear wax is inside the earbud, you may experience some listening
Listening with headphones at high volume may affect your hearing. For traffic safety,
do not use while driving or cycling.
Do not put weight or pressure on the headphones as it may cause the headphones to
deform during long storage.
The earbuds may deteriorate due to long-term storage or use.
Install the earbuds firmly onto the headphones. If an earbud accidentally detaches and
is left in your ear, it may cause injury.
Note on static electricity
In particularly dry air conditions, mild tingling may be felt on your ears. This is a result
of static electricity accumulated in the body, and not a malfunction of the headphones.
The effect can be minimized by wearing clothes made from natural materials.
EP-EX10A is available (sold separately) as optional replacement earbuds.
EP-EX10A offers 4 types of the earbuds: SS, S, M and L.
in). If you wind more,
in), OFC litz cord