Ultimate Ears 18 Custom Monitors Fit 6 Speakers In Your Ear

Logitech announced Thursday Ultimate Ears 18 Pro Custom Monitors, a 6-speaker in-ear monitor solution aimed at professional musicians and audiophiles. The in-ear monitors reduce ambient noise by 26 dBs, and feature four-way passive crossovers.

In addition, the UE 18 monitors use a new low-distortion cable, and they are tuned electronically and acoustically. the company also said that each sound channel includes an acoustically tuned in-line filter designed to keep frequencies separate and balanced.

Technical specs:

  • Speaker Type: 6 proprietary precision balanced armatures
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz to 18,000 Hz
  • Input sensitivity: 110.6 dB @ 1 kHz
  • Impedance: 21 ohms @ 1 kHz
  • Noise Isolation: -26 dB
  • Standard cable length: 48 inches
  • Extended cable length (64 inches) available
  • Input Connection: 1/8” (3.5 mm) gold plated
  • Weight: 1 oz.
  • Ambient Feature (a feature available for Ultimate Ears's full custom line): additional $50 fee
  • Custom Artwork: costs vary

The devices are priced at US$1,350, come in an aluminum "roadie box," and are expected to ship in February of this year. Note that an ear impression from a qualified audiologist is required for ordering this model.

Ultimate Ears 18 Custom Monitors
Ultimate Ears 18 Custom Monitors