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Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset User Guide

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Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset

Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset Product

ABOUT Audio Technica
Hideo Matsushita established Audio Technica on April 17, 1962, in Japan. After beginning operations in a tiny apartment above a ramen restaurant in Shinjuku, Audio Technica opened a larger office in Machida, Tokyo, where the business is still based today.

Thank you for purchasing these headphones. Before using these headphones, please read through these operating instructions to ensure that you will use the headphones correctly.

Name of each part

Confirm each part before using the product.

Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset (1)

  1. Earpad
  2. L/R (left/right) indicator
  3. Head pad
  4. Headband
  5. Slider
  6. Joint
  7.  Arm
  8. Housing
  9. Connector jack for detachable microphone
  10. Fixed cable (2.0 m (6.6’)/3.5 mm (1/8”) gold-plated stereo mini-plug/4 pole)
  11. Volume/mute controller
  12. Input plug
  13. Y-type stereo headset cable
  14. Detachable microphone
  15. Windscreen
  16. Volume control dial
  17. Mute mark (red dot mark)
  18. Mute switch

Using the product

Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset (2)

  1. Lower the volume on the connected device you intend to use, then connect the “Input plug” to the connected device’s headphone/microphone jack.
    • You can also connect the product to the Y-type stereo headset cable and connect it to the microphone input and the headphone output of your computer.
    • When connecting to a PC without using the Y-type stereo headset cable, the microphone may not work properly.
  2. Attach the microphone to the headphones.
    • Use the windscreen to reduce wind or breath noise.
  3. Place the product with the side marked “L” over your left ear and the side marked “R” over your right ear, and adjust the headband length by sliding the adjustable slider so that the earpads cover your ears completely.
  4. Adjust the microphone near the corner of your mouth.
  5. Turn on the connected device, and adjust the volume as necessary.
    • Also, read the user manual of the connected device.

Using the volume/mute controller

  • If you want to mute the microphone of the product, switch the mute switch to ON. The mute mark (red dot mark) indicates that the microphone is muted.
  • If you want to adjust the volume, turn the volume control dial as necessary.

Swivel mechanism

Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset (3)

You can fold the housing so that it lies flat. The swivel mechanism cannot rotate more than 90 degrees. Do not apply excessive force.



  • Type: Closed-back dynamic
  • Driver: 45 mm
  • Sensitivity: 101 dB/mW
  • Frequency response: 5 to 40,000 Hz
  • Impedance: 45 ohms


  • Type: condenser
  • Polar pattern: Hypercardioid
  • Sensitivity: -43 dB (1V/Pa, at 1 kHz)
  • Frequency response: 30 to 20,000 Hz


  • Weight (without cable): Approx. 250 g (8.8 oz) / Approx. 257 g (9.1 oz) (including the detachable microphone)
  • Operating temperature: 5 °C to 40 °C (41 °F to 104 °F)
  • Cable length: 2.0 m (6.6’)
  • Plug: 3.5 mm (1/8”) gold-plated stereo mini-plug/4 pole
  • Accessories: Detachable microphone, Windscreen, Y-type stereo headset cable
  • Sold separately: Earpad, Headpad, Detachable microphone

For product improvement, the product is subject to modication without notice.

FAQs About Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset

What is the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 Premium Gaming Headset?

The Audio-Technica ATH-G1 is a premium gaming headset designed for gamers seeking high-quality audio and comfort. It is manufactured by Audio-Technica, a renowned audio equipment company.

Is the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 compatible with virtual surround sound?

No, the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 does not have built-in virtual surround sound capabilities. However, it delivers high-fidelity stereo sound through its powerful drivers, providing an immersive gaming experience.

Can I use the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 with consoles like Xbox and PlayStation?

Yes, the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 is compatible with consoles such as Xbox and PlayStation. It can be connected to the controllers of these consoles using the included cables or adapters.

Does the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 have noise cancellation?

The Audio-Technica ATH-G1 does not have active noise cancellation. However, its closed-back design and earpad cushioning provide passive noise isolation, reducing external noise to some extent.

Can I detach the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 microphone when not in use?

Yes, the microphone on the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 is detachable. You can easily remove it when not needed or attach it for voice communication during gaming.

Can I use the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 for listening to music and watching movies?

Absolutely! The Audio-Technica ATH-G1 is not limited to gaming and can be used for various multimedia purposes. Its high-quality audio reproduction makes it suitable for enjoying music and movies with rich sound.

Can I adjust the audio settings of the Audio-Technica ATH-G1?

he Audio-Technica ATH-G1 does not have built-in audio settings or equalizer presets. However, you can adjust the audio settings on your gaming device or computer to customize the sound according to your preferences.

Is the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 foldable for easy storage?

No, the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 is not foldable. However, it features a flexible and adjustable design that allows for a comfortable fit and easy adjustment.

Does the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 come with a carrying case?

Yes, the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 comes with a pouch or carrying case for convenient storage and protection when not in use or during travel.

What type of connectivity does the Audio-Technica ATH-G1 use?

The Audio-Technica ATH-G1 uses a wired connection. It comes with a detachable 3.5mm audio cable that you can plug directly into your gaming device or compatible audio source.

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