ATH-A550Z

High-Fidelity Closed-Back Headphones

  • Newly designed 53mm drivers
  • Distinctive matte black finish
  • Innovative 3D wing support
  • Double Air Damping System structure providing extended frequency response
  • Premium, soft earpads

£139.00 (inc. VAT)

ATH-A550Z ATH-A550Z

Product Features

  • New 53mm large drivers for high-fidelity audio performance that offers both power and detail
  • Innovative 3D wing support for a great fit and long-wearing comfort
  • Distinctive matte black finish
  • Premium, soft earpads for comfortable fit
  • Double Air Damping System structure provides an extended frequency range for deep bass reproduction
  • 3.0 m tangle-free cable

AT5040

ATH-A550Z

High-Fidelity Art Monitor Series

Representing the next-generation of Audio-Technica’s Art Monitor series, the ATH-A550Z high-fidelity headphones deliver a premium high-fidelity sound performance. Featuring newly designed large 53mm drivers and distinctive matte black design.

  • New 53mm large drivers for high-fidelity audio performance that offers both power and detail
  • Innovative 3D wing support for a great fit and long-wearing comfort
  • Distinctive matte black finish
  • Premium, soft earpads for comfortable fit
  • Double Air Damping System structure provides an extended frequency range for deep bass reproduction
  • 3.0 m tangle-free cable
 

“Audiophile-Quality”

Newly designed 53mm drivers for audiophile-quality acoustic performance.

“Comfortable Fit”

Premium, soft earpads provide a comfortable fit for long listening periods.

“Extended Bass Frequency Range”

Double Air Damping Structure (D.A.D.S.) optimises the internal airflow to provide an extended bass frequency range for deep bass reproduction.

 
Pure Innovation

Enhanced 3d Wing Support

Redesigned, self-adjusting 3D Wing Support Housing that perfectly adapts to the user’s head for a closer, more stable fit providing extra comfort for long listening periods.

Four-Pattern Element

Premium Earpads

Offering a comfortable fit for long listening periods, the A550Z headphones include premium, soft earpads.

AT8480 Shock Mount

Back To Black

The A550Z comes in a distinctive matte black finish.

100% Quality Control

Tangle-Free Cable

Includes a 3.0m tangle-free cable.

ATH-A550Z
Type Closed-back dynamic
Driver Diameter 53mm
Frequency Response 5 – 35,000Hz
Maximum Input Power 1,000mW
Sensitivity 100dB/mW
Impedance 40 ohms
Weight 300g (without cable)
Cable 3.0 m
Connector 6.3/3.5 mm gold-plated stereo 2-way plug

ATH-A550Z

High-Fidelity Closed-Back Headphones

Name Filetype Filesize
ATH-A550Z Datasheet PDF 214 KB
ATH-A550Z Manual PDF 796 KB

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Trusted by industry professionals

Trusted by industry professionals

Whether it’s on the boardroom table, the stage or in the studio, Audio-Technica products are trusted time and again by industry professionals looking for reliable, lovingly developed audio products for all budgets.

It’s Audio-Technica’s commitment to innovation, customer service and meticulous design that ensure professionals turn to us to provide solutions in conferencing, houses of worship, broadcasting, live sound, recording studios and beyond.

 

50 Years of Devotion to music

50 Years of Devotion to music

For over 50 years Audio-Technica has worked alongside leading figures in sports and music broadcast to develop and hone a range of products that deliver on the highest level.

Audio-Technica have developed and delivered products to power the Grammys, World Cup, Super Bowl, Commonwealth Games as well as every Summer and Winter Games from Atlanta 1996 to Sochi 2014.

 

A Legacy in Innovation

A Legacy in Innovation

Founded in 1962 by Hideo Matsushita, Audio-Technica positioned itself immediately as a leader in the manufacture and design of innovative audio products.

It’s expertise in innovation quickly spread to various new fields and led to the development of tone arms, microphones and headphones. Audio-Technica soon became a benchmark in those fields. Making history.

A self-made man and audiophile, Hidéo Matsushita was the former Director of the Tokyo Museum of Modern Art. It all started in his workshop, with the hand crafting of stereo cartridges. 50 years later, Audio-Technica has become a global leader in audio innovation.

 

A Passion for Listening

A Passion for Listening

Humility, passion, creativity and expertise in sound are the core values behind Audio-Technica’s legacy, greatly inspired by its founder - whose imprint on the company’s philosophy is still felt today.

Audio-Technica’s passion for listening evolved in the 70’s, when it started designing headphones, building upon a legacy in innovation, meticulous engineering and artistic design.

Today, Audio-Technica’s audio products have become globally synonymous with consistently high sonic performance paired with impeccable build construction and artistic design.

 

Two Year Limited Warranty

Two Year Limited Warranty

All Audio-Technica products come with a two year warranty as standard meaning you can enjoy your product safe in the knowledge that you’re covered.

All Audio-Technica products purchased from Audio-Technica Europe are guaranteed for two years from the date of purchase to be free of defects in materials and workmanship. In the event of such defect, the product will be repaired or replaced without charge*.

(* T&Cs apply)