Best Isolation EX-29 Headphones

This is no time for compromises. To perform your best, you need to hear your best. That’s why we designed the EX-29 headphones with 29 dB of passive isolation. To help you keep the outside world out – and your music in, in all its purity. And to stand up to studio- and performance-level extremes. No batteries required.

EX-29 headphones are now available in limited-edition white.

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Price: from $129.95

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Type: Dynamic closed back headphones with closed back drivers
Passive Attenuation: 36.7 dB at 8,000 Hz, NRR 29 dB
Frequency Response: 20-20,000 Hz
Fidelity Response: TruSound tonally accurate
Drivers: 40 mm, closed back
Impedance: 32 Ω
Sensitivity: 114 dB at 1 KHz 1 mW
Cord: 9 ft (2,750 mm) premium twin-lead cable
Plug: Straight stereo 1/8″ (3.5 mm) gold-plated with screw-on 1/4″ (6.3 mm) gold-plated adapter
Rated Input Power: 500 mW
Maximum Input Power: 1,000 mW
Weight: 11.5 oz (includes cable and plug)
Warranty: One year
Red is Right E-Z channel identification
IncrediFlex padded, fully adjustable headband
User-friendly repairability
Foldable for storage
Convenient jack adaptor keeper
Environmentally responsible natural passive isolation – no batteries required
Made in the USA

What’s in the box
EX-29 Extreme Isolation™ stereo headphone
1/4″ (6.3 mm) gold-plated screw-on adaptor with on-cord storage


“I won’t use another set of headphones while tracking or producing in the studio. Extreme Isolation headphones are by far the best.”

Paris Toon, R&B Soul Producer / Songwriter

“Extreme Isolation are the official headphones for 907 Records & Productions. They are the best sounding isolation headphones we have ever used. The clarity is one of a kind. We use them for everything from vocals to drums and they are the only headphones we use.”

Anthony Schofield, CEO of 907 Records & Productions

“Direct Sound Extreme Isolation headphones are, without question, the best I’ve ever used. I take them and use them at all my voice-over recording sessions. Simply stated. They’re Gr-r-r-reat.”

Lee Marshall, National Voice-Over Artist for Tony The Tiger / Kellogg’s