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Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT2 Wireless Over-Ear Studio Headphones

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Special Price $288 Was $349
Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT2
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Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT2 Wireless Over-Ear Headphones

The ATH-M50xBT2 is the second generation of Audio-Technica's critically acclaimed M-Series wireless over-ear headphones. These headphones feature 45 mm, large-aperture drivers, in a wireless design, so you will enjoy the same sonic signature of the legendary ATH-M50x studio headphones. With this update, Audio-Technica has also introduced several noticeable enhancements, such as improved vocal pickup for better call quality, an updated USB-C connection, and multipoint pairing mode. So, whether you’re looking for high-fidelity audio for your commute to work, conference call setup, or just relaxing and enjoying the music, the ATH-M50xBT2 lets you go wireless whenever you need it.

Key Features

• Wireless, on-the-go design
• Same critically acclaimed sonic performance as the original ATH-M50x professional studio headphones
• Proprietary 45 mm large-aperture drivers and dedicated amplifier deliver deep, accurate bass
• Exceptional clarity throughout an extended frequency range
• Low latency mode improves synchronicity between audio and video for smooth streaming and gaming
• Premium AK4331 advanced audio DAC delivers pure, natural sound
• Dual mics and beamforming technology ensure crystal-clear call quality
• Sidetone circuitry improves conversations when making calls on most smartphones
• Multipoint pairing function allows you to stay connected to two Bluetooth devices at once 
• Buttons built into the earcup provide easy control of volume/mute, music, and calls, and more
• Access to voice assistant (Amazon Alexa Built-in, Google Assistant, Siri)
• Google Fast Pair lets you quickly pair headphones with an Android smartphone or other device
• A-T Connect app gives you additional control over settings, tone, and more
• Up to 50 hours of continuous use on a full charge and up to 3 hours of use on a 10-minute rapid charge
• Charges via USB-C connection
• Compatible with high-quality LDAC and AAC codecs
• Over-ear design for excellent sound isolation in loud environments
• Professional-grade earpad and headband material for long-lasting durability and comfort
• Includes 1.2 m cable for optional wired connection

ATH-M50xBT2 User Manual (PDF, 1.11MB)
ATH-M50xBT2 Quick Start Guide (PDF, 3.66MB)

2022 Sound+Image Awards Winner

"No noise-cancelling here, but great wireless performance with a solid sound worthy of the heritage behind these headphones."

"The latest Bluetooth version of Audio-Technica’s M50x design is another winner, with excellently strong and musical wireless performance, a top-notch build and overall great value for the price."

Read the full Review / See the full lineup of award-winning products in the 2022 Sound+Image Awards.

The Sound of the Studio

The ATH-M50xBT2 features the same signature studio ‘flat-EQ’ as Audio-Technica's original professional monitoring headphones. This makes them excellent at reproducing any style or genre of music, and perfect for anyone that is serious about sound quality.

Building on the acclaimed sonic signature of the ATH-M50x studio headphones, the ATH-M50xBT2 headphones utilize Bluetooth wireless technology and offer the same studio-quality sound in a wireless package. The large-aperture drivers deliver deep and accurate bass response for an immersive listening experience, while the AK4331 advanced audio DAC and dedicated internal headphone amp provide superior clear, high-fidelity sound.

Keep the Music Going

The ATH-M50xBT2 features up to 50 hours of continuous use on a full charge with up to 3 hours of use on a 10-minute rapid charge with the USB-C Connection, making them some of the longest-lasting wireless headphones available. They also include a 1.2m cable for an optional wired connection.

Enhanced Call Quality

The ATH-M50xBT2 features dual microphones and beamforming technology, which provide improved vocal pickup ensuring crystal-clear audio call quality. Additionally, you can conveniently mute with the press of a button or access the built-in Amazon Alexa voice assistant, as well as Google Assistant and Siri.

Personalised Listening Experience

You can also personalize and adjust the ATH-M50xBT2 to your preferences with the A-T Connect app. Simply download the new A-T Connect app to access a greater level of control for your headphones.Adjust additional controls like activating low latency mode for gaming or watching videos,adjust and save EQ to your headphones, locate your missing headphones, adjust balance, select preferred voice assistant, change audio codecs, and much more!

Stay Connected

The new multipoint pairing function allows you to stay connected to two Bluetooth devices at once, allowing uninterrupted listening, gaming, and viewing if you get a call or need to listen to something on a second device. The ATH-M50xBT2 wireless headphones are perfect for anyone who leads a busy life and appreciates quality sound on the go.

More Information
Model Number ATH-M50xBT2
RRP 349.00


Closed-back dynamic

45 mm

99 dB/mW

Frequency response
15 to 28,000 Hz

38 ohms


MEMS type

Polar pattern

Microphone Sensitivity
-38 dB (1 V/Pa, at 1 kHz)

Microphone Frequency response
85 to 15,000 Hz


Communication system
Bluetooth version 5.0

Maximum RF output
5.1 mW EIRP

Maximum communication range
Line of sight – approx. 10 m

Frequency band
2.402 GHz to 2.480 GHz

Modulation method

Spread spectrum method

Compatible Bluetooth profiles

Supported codecs

Supported content protection method

Transmission band
20 to 40,000 Hz (when LDAC 96 kHz sampling, 990 kbps)
20 to 20,000 Hz (when 44.1 kHz sampling)


Power supply
DC 3.7 V lithium polymer battery

Charging time
Approx. 3.5 hours*

Operating time
Continuous transmission time (music playback):
Max. approx. 50 hours*

Approx. 307 g (10.8 oz)

Operating temperature
5 °C to 40 °C

• USB charging cable (30 cm, USB Type-A / USB Type-C)
• Cable (1.2 m 3.5 mm gold-plated stereo mini-plug (Lshaped))
• Pouch

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