Headphones

Headphones

Your choice of headphones depends on what you wish to use them for. At Absolute Music we stock a wide variety of the best studio and DJ headphones, from entry-level to professional studio and critical listening applications. Generally speaking, the closed-back variety are used in situations where isolation from the outside world is required - eg. whilst recording with microphones, to stop spill from the headphones getting recorded, or in live situations where you only want to hear the headphone mix.

Open-backed headphones can't be used in these situations, but are generally much better for critical listening and mixing as the sound they deliver is more natural and less coloured due to their open design. Semi-open headphones sit between these two types and can be used for both applications to a greater or lesser extent, so may be better if you are looking for an “all-round” pair of headphones. So once you know which type of headphones are right for you, use the filters on this page to narrow down your selection, and if you require any further advice please don’t hesitate to contact us.

  • Beyerdynamic DT770Pro Headphones (80 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic DT770Pro Headphones (80 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic

    Our Price: £144.99
    Main FeaturesClosed diffuse field studio headphoneInnovative bass reflex systemRobust spring steel headband3.0 m (9.8 ft.) coiled cable (single-sided)Soft inner headbandGold plated jack plug (3.5 mm) and adapter (6.35 mm)Drawstring bag includedThe...
    Our Price: £144.99
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  • Beyerdynamic DT770Pro Headphones (250 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic DT770Pro Headphones (250 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic

    Our Price: £144.99
    Main FeaturesClosed, diffuse-field studio headphone'Bass reflex' technology for improved bass responseComfortable fit due to rugged, adjustable, soft padded headband constructionRobust, easy serviceable construction as all parts are...
    Our Price: £144.99
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  • Beyerdynamic DT990Pro Headphones (250 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic DT990Pro Headphones (250 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic

    Our Price: £144.99
    Main FeaturesOpen, diffuse-field systemsExcellent sound reproductionRobust spring steel headbandSingle-sided cableSoft replaceable ear cushionsGold plated stereo mini jack and 1/4 inch adapterThe Beyerdynamic DT990 PRO is an open dynamic...
    Our Price: £144.99
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  • Focal Listen Professional Closed Back Studio Headphones Focal Listen Professional Closed Back Studio Headphones

    Focal Listen Professional Closed Back Studio Headphones

    Focal

    Our Price: £170.00
    Main FeaturesExclusive cone technology offering acoustic transparency and excellent dynamicsPrecision and neutralityTotal control over the audio spectrumExcellent isolationCompact, rigid carrying caseOptimal comfortNo compromise closed back headphones...
    Our Price: £170.00
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  • KRK KNS 6400 Closed Back Studio Headphones KRK KNS 6400 Closed Back Studio Headphones

    KRK KNS 6400 Closed Back Studio Headphones

    Krk

    Our Price: £78.00
    Main FeaturesVoiced to remain true to the character of KRK's class leading studio monitors, developed with 25 years of years of experience in studio soundUtilising the latest in acoustic memory foam technology ensures class leading performance in...
    Our Price: £78.00
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  • Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro Closed Dynamic Headphone (32 Ohm) Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro Closed Dynamic Headphone (32 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic DT770 Pro Closed Dynamic Headphone (32 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic

    Our Price: £144.99
    Main FeaturesCircumaural headphones for professional sound in the studio and on mobile devicesInnovative bass reflex systemHigh wearing comfort thanks to soft, circumaural and replaceable ear padsComfortable fit due to rugged, adjustable, soft padded...
    Our Price: £144.99
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  • Beyerdynamic DT880Pro 250 Ohm Semi Open Studio Headphones Beyerdynamic DT880Pro 250 Ohm Semi Open Studio Headphones

    Beyerdynamic DT880Pro 250 Ohm Semi Open Studio Headphones

    Beyerdynamic

    Our Price: £234.99
    Main Features250 ohms impedance for studio use (ideal for mixing, editing, mastering)Transparent, spacious and natural soundSoft, circumaural and replaceable velour ear padsRobust, comfortably padded and adjustable spring steel headband designThe...
    Our Price: £234.99
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  • KRK KNS 8400 Closed Back Studio Headphones KRK KNS 8400 Closed Back Studio Headphones

    KRK KNS 8400 Closed Back Studio Headphones

    Krk

    Our Price: £117.80
    Main FeaturesExceedingly accurate, natural and wide frequency responseExtended low frequency definitionTransparent reproduction of high-frequencies36 ohms impedanceMemory foam ear cushions for supreme comfortLooking for a pair of headphones that are...
    Our Price: £117.80
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  • Audio Technica ATH-M50x Closed Back Headphones  Audio Technica ATH-M50x Closed Back Headphones

    Audio Technica ATH-M50x Closed Back Headphones

    Audiotechnica

    Our Price: £121.00
    UKMain FeaturesProprietary 45 mm large-aperture drivers with rare earth magnets and copper-clad aluminium wire voice coilsExceptional clarity throughout an extended frequency range, with deep, accurate bass responseCircumaural design contours...
    Our Price: £121.00
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  • Beyerdynamic DT150 Headphones (250 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic DT150 Headphones (250 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic

    Our Price: £187.49
    Main FeaturesExtremely wide frequency responseHigh long-term wearing comfortExcellent isolation from ambient noiseLightweight, yet rugged constructionExtended bass responseDynamic transducerModular construction for easy servicing and detachable...
    Our Price: £187.49
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  • Beyerdynamic DT250 headphones (80 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic DT250 headphones (80 Ohm)

    Beyerdynamic

    Our Price: £195.00
    The Beyerdynamic DT 250 Headphones have been specifically designed for all professional monitoring applications. Their tailored frequency response makes it especially ideal for studio playback and film monitoring.Beyerdynamic DT 250 Features•...
    Our Price: £195.00
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  • Shure SE425 Sound Isolating Earphones, Clear Shure SE425 Sound Isolating Earphones, Clear

    Shure SE425 Sound Isolating Earphones, Clear

    Shure

    Our Price: £185.00
    Main FeaturesDual High-Definition MicroDrivers - one dedicated tweeter and one wooferAccurate and balanced soundCable with formable wire and a wide assortment of accessories for secure, comfortable fitSound isolating sleeves in multiple sizes for...
    Our Price: £185.00
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