Finding good studio headphones at a budget price can be difficult, but not impossible. The AKG K 240 Semi-Open studio Headphones are under $60 and are a great intro audiophile headphone.
AKG is a staple in the audiophile world. Providing quality products for listeners with refined ears for sound. The K240 have a semi-open air design with a highly accurate dynamic tansducer. This really gives the headphones a natural open sound. The XXL tranducers are paired with AKG’s patented Varimotion diaphragm. This gives quality sound at any listening level The low impedence of 55 ohms produces a higher volume level when used with studio equipment, keyboard, drum machines and other electric instruments. While these may not be for the bass heavy fan they are a great headphone for good crisp and clean mids, highs and bass. This is ideal for those that need a good mixing headphone. The audio cable is detachable and easily replaceable if the need arises. It is 99% oxygen-free copper and has gold plated plugs on both ends of the jacks.
The pads are comfortable but may not sit well on those with larger ears. The auto-adjusting headband makes it easy to get a proper comfortable fit. Its steel headband frame keeps does a great job at keeping the headphone in place when moving around. Other than the comfort level the durability is remarkable. Most K240 owners get years of use out of their headphones and they are still providing great sound without any decay.
Overall these are great option for any person looking for a quality studio headphone at under the $60 price.