We are reader-supported. Links on our site may earn us a commission. More about us

Studio monitors

All the studio monitor articles, guides, and tutorials at Higher Hz.

M-Audio BX5 D3 review

In this review, I’ll be taking a look at the M-Audio BX5 D3 studio monitors, which are one of my go-to choices for professional audio production and home recording.

M-Audio tends to be fairly hit or miss, especially with their lower-budget products. However, every once in a blue moon they really nail it. Let’s take a closer look and see what the BX5 D3 monitors have to offer.

Pioneer DJ DM-50D review

Pioneer has had a long history of making equipment tailored for DJs in particular, although recent years have begun to show a steady decline in the company’s influence.

The trajectory seems to be following a path similar to Technics and Nokia, especially as companies like Denon have begun to take the lead in terms of DJ equipment.

PMC PMC 6 review

PMC is an innovative company that has consistently delivered high-end quality speakers at the cutting-edge of audio technology since its inception.

The PMC 6 monitors, which we’ll be reviewing, have been designed for smaller studio spaces while attempting to retain the same quality of larger models.

I’ll be taking a deeper look into the PMC 6’s performance, build, and features, to see how capable it truly is.

The 8 best studio monitors under $500 a pair for 2024

Although $500 might seem like a lot of money to some, this is truly the lower midrange for what professionals would consider a budget expense.

To help ease the buying process, I’ve tested a wide range of speakers to come up with a curated list of the best studio monitors under $500 for 2024.

The 7 best studio monitors under $1000 a pair for 2024

As a professional audio engineer, you’re probably already well aware that having a reliable and high-quality pair of monitors is one of the most crucial things that you can have in your arsenal to make sure that your mixes are accurate, precise, and ultimately enjoyable.

We have reviewed a wide range of monitor speakers in the last two years, and today we’ll be going over the best studio monitors under $1000 you can buy in 2024.