The Audio-Technica M50 stokes any listener searching for highly textured bass response with well performed vocal mid-ranges and efficiently extended, distinct upper treble detail.
Moderate efficiency favors use with headphone amps for optimum dynamics when used with MP3 players, iPod, iPhone or iPad. However the ATH-M50 sound powerful even without having dedicated amplification.
Solid construct plus excellent wearing comfort fulfills these expecting a headphone to function and play as hard as they do.
- Excellent Earcup Seal Gives Isolation, Stops Any Significant Sound Loss
- Coiled Cable Option Helps Prevent Cord Tangling While Going Around
- Incredibly Competent Headphone At Its Cost With Well Detailed Punchy Presentation
- Comfy Durability Matches DJs, Pros & Portable Listeners Wanting Very Best Overall Performance
There is but a few bright stars in the closed headphone world and fewer yet within reach of price conscious headphone fans looking for a well priced can that does everything really nicely. Get into the brazenly qualified Audio-Technica ATH-M50s, a high performance closed back headphone that portable music fans, pro DJs, studio craftsmen and budding audiophiles will all find desirable.
The M50 Headphones has superb clearness and its rich musical detail with precisely reproduced extension both high & low will amaze many people when comparing it to many other covered back models anywhere close to this cost. Expect acoustic precision totally responsive to the audio transmission and also a true presentation of the source quality for accurate imaging of your audio and tracks.
Regarding maximized quality of subtle mix nuances plus quickened dynamic range reaction, I suggest mating the Audio Technica Ath with a devoted headphone amp because of their 38 Ohm impedance & low 99dB level of sensitivity. Having said that, they will still perform great even un-amped direct from mp3 devices, computers, iPod, iPhone and iPad.
And also for these seeking listening privacy or thorough noise blocking on your trips, the Audio-Technica M50s has a great monitoring grade ambient noise seal. Combined with Top Shelf Quality of sound it makes these slightly unassuming cans amongst the greatest mid priced sealed headphone values in the whole market in my humble opinion.
The Audio-Technica M-50 headphone comes in either a 9ft coiled cord edition or a straight cord model with an approximate 11ft cable length. The choice is yours. Both models are actually similar with flip-style headband styles for easy portability and handy storage or transportation.
The M50’s cool black matte look with stainless-steel ring accents is really professional looking without being over-stated. Plush black pleather circumaural ear-pads go completely around the ear for most users and rotating 180 degrees for easy one-ear monitoring during DJ work or live mixing desires.
The single sided headphone cord leaves from the left earcup and ends to a 3.5mm mini-plug straight jack. A full size 1/4″ screw-on stereo plug adapter is handily included with all the M50 Audio Technica plus a storage pouch.