1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.

    Dismiss Notice

Affordable Mixing Headphones that will reveal mid bass/muddy mixes

  1. jayhova123
    Hi Everyone.

    Long time lurker of this board and first time poster.

    I am currently mixing on a pair of ATH M50X (I know mixing on headphones but I am in a small apartment so I don't have a choice). I love the headphones but I find that my mixes often translate a little muddy/boomy on other playback devices which I think is a symptom of the ATH having a big bottom end which kind of makes everything sound good down there no matter if it actually is or not.

    So my question is what pair of headphones can I mix in conjunction with the M50 that will allow me to hear the potential for mud / mid bass issues? Looking to keep it under $300 if possible.

    Thanks for all your help!
  2. PurpleAngel Contributor
  3. theveterans
    Sony MDR CD900ST for me
  4. serman005
    SoundMAGIC HP151 might be worth a look-see IMO.
  5. PurpleAngel Contributor
    I would have thought the HP151 would have too much bass/treble, for audio production?
    But otherwise a good headphone, I have the HP200 :)
  6. jayhova123
    Thanks guys. Thinking of the Yamaha HPH 7 that I just found out about

Share This Page