As the most critically acclaimed model in the M-Series line, the Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Professional Studio Monitor Headphones feature 45 mm large-aperture drivers with copper-clad aluminum wire voice coils, plush sound isolation pads, and an over-ear design. The ATH-M50x provides an unmatched experience for those looking for studio quality headphones at an affordable price. The ATH-M50x delivers accurate audio and deep bass response, making the portable closed-back headphones perfect for long sessions in the recording studio and on the go.
Trusted in both the studio and at home, the ATH-M50x are our best-selling headphones for pro audio use. The proprietary large-aperture drivers deliver exceptional clarity throughout an extended frequency range, with deep, accurate bass response. The studio headphones’ circumaural design contours around the ears for excellent sound isolation from ambient noise. Vocals and instruments are portrayed in detail, offering users an enjoyable listening experience.
Constructed with professional-grade material, the ATH-M50x earpads and headband offer utmost durability and comfort. The ATH-M50x features 90° swiveling earcups for easy, one-ear monitoring, and are collapsible and fold flat for seamless traveling, making them great portable headphones.
The style, comfort, and engaging sound of the ATH-M50x is what makes these professional headphones the top choice for studio tracking and mixing, as well as DJ monitoring and personal listening. When looking for the best features in studio-grade headphones, the ATH-M50x is a well-rounded and high-quality option.
Included Accessories:The ATH-M50x comes with a protective carrying pouch, 6.3 mm (1/4") screw-on adapter, and three interchangeable cables (detachable 1.2 m - 3.0 m (3.9' - 9.8') coiled cable, detachable 3.0 m (9.8') straight cable and detachable 1.2 m (3.9') straight cable).
Our Best-Selling Headphones
The Choice of Top Engineers and Audio Pros
Engineers and pro audio reviewers agree: the M50x is the choice for pure professional performance.
Trusted in the Studio
Coveted Sonic Signature
The way to listen – in the studio or at home. The M50x delivers exceptional clarity throughout an extended frequency range, with deep, accurate bass response.
From the Studio to the Street
In the studio or onstage, at home or out and about, the closed-back, over-ear design of the M50x gives you excellent passive isolation to keep out exterior noise.
Critically acclaimed sonic performance praised by top audio engineers and pro audio reviewers
Proprietary 45 mm large-aperture drivers with rare earth magnets and copper-clad aluminum wire voice coils
Exceptional clarity throughout an extended frequency range, with deep, accurate bass response
Circumaural design contours around the ears for excellent sound isolation in loud environments
90° swiveling earcups for easy, one-ear monitoring
Professional-grade earpad and headband material delivers more durability and comfort
Collapsible for space-saving portability
Detachable cables (includes 1.2 m - 3.0 m coiled cable, 3.0 m straight cable and 1.2 m straight cable)
Top choice for studio tracking and mixing, as well as DJ monitoring and personal listening
15 - 28,000 Hz
Maximum Input Power
1,600 mW at 1 kHz
285 g (10 oz), without cable and connector
Interchangeable cables: detachable 1.2 m - 3.0 m (3.9' - 9.8') coiled cable, detachable 3.0 m (9.8') straight cable and detachable 1.2 m (3.9') straight cable
Cable - Detachable
Gold-plated stereo 1/8” (3.5 mm) connector with strain relief
CCAW (Copper-clad aluminum wire)
Protective carrying pouch, 6.3 mm (1/4") screw-on adapter