Audio Technica has been a name to recon with, when it comes to music gadgets; CD players, turntables, record players, microphones and headphones. Since 1962, the company has been setting new standards in the music and electronic industry with state-of-the-art products.
This is why when it comes to best studio headphones, Audio-Technica ATH-M40X Professional Studio Monitor Headphones has a lot of convincing proofs. You can find out hundreds of real life examples indicating that the pair of headphones are serious music stuff, unlike those bright and funny ones that only have looks.
Let’s find out is these headphones have enough to make you buy them.
From cutting edge design to crystal clear sound, every feature of this head gear is worth praising.
Sleek and Comfortable
You don’t often find headphones with such sleek yet comfortable padding. That’s possible because Audio-Technica utilized pro-grade material in the construction of ATH-M40X, and has successfully achieved that sleek look. The headband and the ear cups can be seen wearing the professional grade material, which is also extremely comfortable.
Moreover, pro-grade material makes sure the headphones can withstand these damages:
- Sweat falling from the head,
- An unfortunate fall on the floor, or
- Any other unintentional mishandling
Convenient for Professionals
The headband contours to your head shape and the ear cups are just perfect for almost every ear. The headphones offer maximum sound proofing and enable you to listen crystal clear sound with highest possible passive noise isolation.
The headphones also feature 90-degree swiveling ear cups so that you can listen to the music without wearing them on the head. This is the reason why ATH-M40X are perfect for hours of call-monitoring, sound editing, sound mixing and other professional stuffs.
In fact, these headphones deliver amazingly accurate monitoring over an extra-wide frequency range. You can feel a noticeable difference while mixing audios and monitoring vinyl records in packed concert. Whether you’re on your couch listening to your MP3 player; on the flight; in a concert playing those Vinyl records in front of the packed crowd; or sitting in front of the computer editing sound tracks, you’ll find Audio Technica ATH-M40X extremely helpful.
Sound: Simply Natural
There’s no need to say what factors make sound natural and perfect for human ears. Sound drivers, voice coil and permanent magnet are main components that are responsible to produce sound. And their quality determines the fate of the headphones.
Audio Technica ATH-M40X feature 40mm sound drivers, just like other headphones, but you wouldn’t get rare earth magnets in any other headphones. Even better, the voice coil is made of copper-clad aluminium wire for durability and high-quality sound.
- 8.5 ounce (2 pounds) weight for trouble-free listening for hours.
- Detachable cable for sophisticated storage.
- Finally, ATH-M40X bags a punch with 2-year end-user warranty, giving you a secure purchase.
Want to know more? Let’s find out the strengths and weaknesses of ATH-M40X studio headphones:
Audio Technica ATH-M40X Professional Studio Monitor Headphones are highly recommended for audiophiles, music lovers and sound experts.
- They offer very well-balanced and neutral sound experience.
- Durability is the strongest factor of these headphones.
- They offer heavy bass and deliver consistent performance across all the music devices.
- You can wear them in a train, a bus or an airplane, and listen to the music with maximum volume without troubling your neighbor.
The headphones do have some limitations, but if you can compromise on size and movability, and can stretch your budget a little bit, these headphones will give you a great value for money, considering the 2-year warranty.
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