Audio-Technica Now Shipping Limited Edition ATH-M50xBB Headphones

Videographers, filmmakers, audio engineers and other creative professionals looking to perfect their sound recording for all kinds of projects will be thrilled with Audio-Technica’s latest news. The company is now shipping the ATH-M50xBB, the limited edition blue/black version of the popular ATH-M50x. This stylish addition to their M-Series headphones sports metallic blue earcups and black accents on the trimming, earpads and headband.

Audio-Technica’s ATH-M50xBB boasts of 45mm large-aperture drivers, sound-isolating earcups, detachable cable and sturdy construction, making it ideal for both professional audio applications and personal listening. If you’re looking for a reliable set of headphones with outstanding sound quality for studio recording, live sound, broadcast and DJ projects, you might want to consider these limited-edition professional monitor headphones.

The limited edition ATH-M50xBB is now available for $169 at the Audio-Technica website.

See the press release below.


Audio-Technica Now Shipping ATH-M50xBB Blue/Black Version of Its Popular ATH-M50x Professional Monitor Headphones

 — The new limited-edition ATH-M50xBB is added to Audio-Technica’s M-Series line of headphones —

STOW, OH, March 22, 2017 — Audio-Technica, a leading innovator in transducer technology for over 50 years, is now shipping the ATH-M50xBB Professional Monitor Headphones, a limited-edition blue/black version of A-T’s popular ATH-M50x and part of its M-Series line of headphones. The headphones feature metallic blue earcups and black accents including distinctive trimming, earpads and headband.

From the 45 mm large-aperture drivers to its sound-isolating earcups and robust construction, the ATH-M50xBB provides an unmatched experience for the most critical audio applications, including recording, live sound, broadcast, DJ and personal listening. The headphones incorporate technology drawn from Audio-Technica’s long history in the field of high-performance professional audio, providing exceptional power handling, very high SPL capability, and natural, accurate sound with impactful bass and high-frequency extension. With professional-grade earpad and headband material and a collapsible design with detachable cable, the ATH-M50xBB headphones remain comfortable throughout long monitoring sessions and transport easily.

ATH-M50xBB Features:

  • 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-degree swiveling earcups for easy, one-ear monitoring
  • Professional-grade earpad and headband material delivers more durability and comfort for extended wear
  • Collapsible for space-saving portability and convenient storage
  • Top choice for studio tracking and mixing, as well as live sound, DJ monitoring and personal listening
  • Detachable cables (includes a 1.2m-3m coiled cable, 3m straight cable and 1.2m straight cable)
  • The ATH-M50xBB Professional Monitor Headphones are a limited-edition blue/black version of A-T’s popular ATH-M50x Professional Monitor Headphone

Audio-Technica’s new limited-edition ATH-M50xBB are now available at $169.00 MAP. They join the currently available ATH-M50x models in black (ATH-M50x) and white (ATH-M50xWH).

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