Sony Launches New Headphones At Maxim's Celebration Of The World's Most Beautiful Women

The 2013 Maxim Hot 100


LOS ANGELES, May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Tonight Sony X Headphones celebrates MAXIM's 2013 HOT 100 in the heart of Hollywood, CA with music by world renowned DJ Vice. From models and athletes to film starlets and musicians, MAXIM's highly anticipated 2013 HOT 100 is the definitive list of the world's most beautiful women.

"We're honored to help celebrate the latest Sony X Headphones at Maxim's annual Hot 100 Party," says Ben Madden, President of Maxim. "Between the sexy look of the headphones and its cutting-edge technology, this product really is a great match for our brand."

"The Maxim Hot 100 is all about beauty, style and attitude," said Andrew Sivori, vice president of the Sound division at Sony Electronics. "Sony's headphones combine all of that with stunning sound. It's a perfect fit."

Sony X Headphones deliver music lovers a premium audio experience. Together in collaboration with one of the world's leading record producers, Simon Cowell, and Sony Music Entertainment, the X Headphones deliver killer sound reproduction in an aggressive, stylish design. 

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About Sony X Headphones
Engineered with an efficient acoustic design, the new MDR-X05 X Headphones feature precision 40mm drivers for a crisp, full-range audio experience that optimally reproduces today's bass-heavy music. With their pressure-relieving memory foam ear pads, the X Headphones conform to each listener's unique ear shape, providing a highly effective acoustic seal and preventing sound leakage.  The X Headphones look as great as they perform with their accented headbands and end caps, available in five different color combinations. Their dual folding style allows the user to conveniently fold the headphones for hassle-free portability. Featuring grooved serrations on its surface, the X Headphones' high-quality cord eliminates friction between cable surfaces, reducing the incidence of frustrating tangles.  It also includes an inline remote with microphone, perfect for most Apple and Android devices.

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