Audio-Technica ATH-M50X & DragonFly Black Preamp Headphone Amplifier
We've put this package together to help you get the most out of your private listening sessions. The Audio-Technica M50X Studio Monitoring over-ear headphones are an upgraded version of the much lauded MX50 headphones, featuring the same fantastic sound signature and build quality. The improvments include the new detachable cables, of which there are 3 options included; coiled, straight (1.2m), and straight (3.0m). The headphones come in your choice of black or white, and the cables and accessories are also colour matched.
While a great pair of headphones are a great start, this package takes things up a notch with the inclusion of the Audioquest DragonFly Black USB DAC & Headphone amplifier. About the size of a USB thumb-drive this tiny device is designed to improve digital audio from a range of devices. It's compatible with you home PC or Mac, but is also designed for use with Apple and Android mobile phones and tablets (requires Apple Camera Adapter or Made for Android/OTG adaptor - not included).
- ATH-M50X Over-Ear Headphones
- Audioquest DragonFly Black USB DAC Preamp Headphone Amplifier
Audio-Technica ATH-M50X Studio Monitoring Over-Ear HeadphonesThe ATH-M50x features the same coveted sonic signature as its predecessor, the ATH-M50, with the addition of three interchangeable cables. Proprietary 45 mm large-aperture drivers with rare earth magnets and copper-clad aluminium wire voice coils ensure a pure listening experience. Isolating earcups swivel 90°. Collapsible design and included carrying pouch make for easy storage.
Critically acclaimed M-Series professional monitor headphones deliver accurate audio and outstanding comfort, perfect for long sessions in the studio and on the go. Contoured earcups seal tight for excellent sound isolation, with minimal bleed. And the pro-grade materials are durable, yet comfortable. Find out why online reviewers, top audio engineers, and cult followers agree, M-Series is an unmatched combination of audio and build-quality that gets the job done.
- 45 mm large-aperture drivers with rare earth magnets and copper-clad aluminium wire voice coils
- Exceptional clarity throughout an extended frequency range, with deep, accurate bass response
- 90° swivelling earcups for easy, one-ear monitoring
- Detachable cables (includes 1.2 m - 3.0 m coiled cable, 3.0 m straight cable and 1.2 m straight cable)
- Collapsible for space-saving portability
Audioquest DragonFly Black USB DAC Preamp Headphone Amplifier v1.5
The DragonFly Black is a small USB digital-to-analog converter (DAC) designed to deliver cleaner, clearer, more naturally beautiful sound from any computer, smartphone, or tablet. DragonFly Black is capable of natively decoding 24-bit/96kHz data. About the size of a USB thumb drive, the DragonFly Black is a true example of goods things coming in small packages! With DragonFly Black, any computer, laptop, tablet, or smartphone can be used as a true high-fidelity music player, allowing music lovers to enjoy beautiful sound wherever they go, whenever they please.
The DragonFly Black is designed for exceedingly low power consumption and extremely low-noise, and can achieve an unprecedented level of efficiency and signal-to-noise ratio, regardless of bit or sample-rate. Additionally, the low power design means it is compatible with handheld Apple and Android mobile devices, allowing a truely unique audiophile experience when travelling and away from home.
- USB Stick-Sized Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC)
- Plays all music files: MP3 to high-res
- Compatible with Apple and Windows PCs, as well as iOS and Android mobile devices*
- Medium output (1.2 volts) drives a wide range of headphones
- Drives headphones directly, Fixed output feeds preamp or AV receiver
- 32-bit ESS 9010 DAC with minimum-phase filter
*requires Apple Camera Adapter or Made for Android/OTG adaptor (not included)