In India, Audio-Technica launched the ATH-M50xBT2 wireless over-ear headphones on Thursday. In terms of design, audio quality, and features, the ATH-M50xBT2 is an improvement over the ATH-M50x.

With padding on the ear cups, the Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT2 offers a comfortable fit in its over-the-ear design. The headbands on the headphones can be adjusted. In addition to wireless connectivity, the headphones have an AUX port for wired connections. There are buttons on the left ear cup for controlling volume, muting, music, and calls, as well as access to voice assistants. Dual pairing support lets the user connect the headphone to two devices at once. Android devices can also be easily paired with it. For Bluetooth calling, there is a built-in microphone with beamforming technology. The device also has Bluetooth 5.3 wireless connectivity, a USB-C port for charging, and press buttons.

Smartphone users can access it through the A-T Connect app. Among its features is the ability to adjust the headphone’s EQ settings, control the volume balance on left and right channels, enable low latency mode, locate headphones, and change codecs. When on a voice call, the headphones feature sidetone circuitry that allows users to hear their voice. With a 10-minute rapid charge, the headphones are claimed to last up to 50 hours.

The Audio-Technica ATH-M50xBT2 wireless over-ear headphones are priced at Rs 30,800 on Amazon India.