The Japanese model of Hi-Fi headphones Audio-Technica ATH-M40x is a decent option of closed back over ear headphones of sturdy built and decent sound quality. They are used with a wired connection only and intended for studio and home use. The type of sound will satisfy most listeners. Let’s see Audio-Technica ATH-M40x specs more detailed further.
The headphones Audio-Technica ATH-M40x have quite a low impedance of 35 Ohm to sound great with players and phones. The frequency response 15Hz-25KHz helps to deliver quality sound at all ranges. The clarity at loud volumes is provided by the sensitivity of 98 dB.
The soundstage is narrow for the closed cups, but the imaging is decent to distinct instruments and vocals. The balance of ranges is natural. They are not placed backwards or forward overshadowing another one. The natural reproduction of highs, mids, and lows makes them a good choice for all genres and for audio recording/mixing.
The headphones are used with a wired connection only. There are coiled and straight cables in the box plus adapters for various jacks.
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x headphones are well padded on headband and cups and feel comfy without much pressure. You will be able to adjust the headband for your head size. The cups are large and comfortable. They swivel and fold for a smaller size to carry out or wear on your neck like a DJ. The weight of 240 g/8.4 oz feels very light for a long rest on your head.