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Phiaton’s Touch-Controlled Headphones with Smart Play Pause Technology Win 2016 iF Product Design Award

9 Feb 2016

Phiaton’s BT 460 wireless headphones Awarded the iF Design Award

IRVINE, Calif. (Feb. 09, 2016)Phiaton Corporation, a premium manufacturer of high-performance personal audio products, is honored to announce that its BT 460 headphones have earned the distinguished honor of winning one of the 2016 iF design and awards. The BT 460 headphones were unveiled at CES 2016 and are available now for $199.

For more than 60 years, the iF Design Award has been an internationally recognized label for product design excellence, and the iF brand has become a symbol of outstanding achievements in design. Out of more than 5,000 entries from 53 countries, the BT 460 Headphones were selected as one of the 2016 iF design award winners. The BT 460 will be recognized with the renowned iF label.

The BT 460 headphones come equipped with brand new state-of-the-art technology including touch-interface controls, audio sharing and smart play/pause features. The smart play pause function automatically detects whether a headphone is being worn or not and will play and pause automatically.

Their unique touch interface allows you to control your music, calls and volume with a swipe of your finger on the outer ear cup. The BT 460 headphones also feature Phiaton’s ShareMe™ Connection technology, which allows two people to listen to the same music or watch the same movie at the same time.

For more information, please contact Jen Mangham at or 305-374-4404 ext. 191.

About Phiaton Corporation

Phiaton produces elegant and crystal clear headphones that are designed for the audiophile who’s searching for premium sound quality. Every Phiaton product combines inventive technology and elegant design for the most natural soundstage, wearability and eye-catching appeal in audio gear today.

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Media Contact:

Jen Mangham
Account Supervisor
Max Borges Agency
305-374-4404 ext. 191