Audeze MM-500 Professional Studio Planar Magnetic Headphones


  • Brand: Audeze
  • Product Code: mm-500 sku 100-MM-1030-01 Open-Box

Free Lifetime Technical Assistance


  • $1,399.99

  • $1,699.00

Conceived and refined in one of the world’s most acclaimed studios, the MM-500 is a purpose-built tool designed to deliver mixes that consistently translate and capture the emotion the artist intended. Lighter than our famous LCD-X, the MM-500’s sleek and sturdy chassis offers all-day comfort. Step up to the headphone used to mix Kendrick Lamar's #1 album "Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers" at Larrabee Studios: the Audeze MM-500.

Specifically designed to deliver mixes that consistently translate well
Like near-field monitors, they remove your room from the equation and give you studio-quality sound anywhere
Durable, lightweight chassis featuring machined aluminum and spring steel
Compatible with virtually all audio interfaces or consoles
Designed in collaboration with award-winning producer/mixer Manny Marroquin.

The MM-500 is designed to suit the requirements of long daily listening sessions under almost any condition. World-class studio monitor? Check. Quick reference on-the-go? No problem. Deep late-night listening? Done. With its ease of drive, comfortable fit and trustworthy sound, you can count on the MM-500 to deliver in every situation.



Over-ear, open-back

Transducer type

Planar Magnetic

Magnetic structure

Fluxor™ magnet array

Phase management


Magnet type

Neodymium N50

Diaphragm type

Ultra-Thin Uniforce™

Transducer size

90 mm

Maximum SPL


Frequency response

5Hz - 50kHz


<0.1% @ 100 dB SPL, 1kHz


100 dB/1mW (at Drum Reference Point)


18 ohms

Max power handling


Min recommended power


Recommended power level