The ATH brand is getting rave reviews for its quality of goods and the affordable price range. In comparison to some of the similar products from Sennheiser, Bose, Sony, ATH is definitely cheaper and in some cases even sturdier. The brand focuses on durability and comfort over looks and is winning over plenty of loyalists.
The Audio Technica ATHM50RD Pro DJ Headphones as the name suggests, is a great call for both professional DJs and DJ enthusiasts. They are also great for users who want only the best quality in their music and want to appreciate the highs and the lows in the sound. The music quality is very detailed and balanced. The bass and treble is also good. As it is made for professional use, it is bound to be comfortable. They can be worn for long hours without discomfort to the user.
The ear pads have extra cushion and the padded headband too has a better design and fit. The ear cups are closed back which also aids in noise isolation that in turn prevents noise seepage and helps in noise blocking. The ear cups can swivel as well which is a boon in the professional world. The Audio-Technica ATHM50RD Pro DJ Headphones are a limited edition and are one of the best for professional monitoring and mixing. For that reason, as you would expect, this model does not have an in-line microphone and controls for calls.
The diameter of the driver is 45 mm and the headphones have a frequency response of 15-28,000 Hz. Not only that, the impedance is 38 ohms with a sensitivity of 99 db. The maximum input of the Audio Technica ATHM50RD Pro DJ Headphones is 1,600 mW.
The cable is coiled to make it longer and sturdier. It is detachable which helps in its transportation. The 3.5 mm jack goes with most gadgets and appliances. The Audio Technica ATHM50RD Pro DJ Headphones is extremely foldable which ensures that one can travel easily with them. The carry case too is gorgeous and one can transport the headphones easily.
Don’t be confused by its name, you don’t need to be a music professional or a DJ to use the ATHM50RD. All you need to have is a passion for high quality sound.
The design of this headset is not as impressive as Beats or SMS Audio but is still decent. In terms of sound performance, the ATHM50RD is one of the best on the market, as it was originally designed for professional music monitoring and mixing. As mentioned above, one of the things that this model doesn’t have is an in-line microphone for calls.