adidas Originals by Monster

adidas Originals Meets Pure Monster Sound

$149.95 $299.95 MSRP

Limited Edition Yellow and Green

Ships Worldwide

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Slip on a fresh way of listening with these high-performance headphones. The adidas Originals Over-Ear headphones are the result of a unique collaboration between Monster® and adidas Originals, fusing the best in audio performance with serious street cred to deliver a sound experience worthy of the Trefoil.



MusicShare™ for Linking Together

adidas Originals by Monster® headphones have dual audio input jacks that let you link your MusicShare™ headphones together and share the audio. Plug in and experience music and movies with your friends.


Pure Monster Sound®
With these over-ear-headphones, you don't have to choose between deep bass or crystal details. adidas Originals by Monster® headphones are tuned for a live music experience, just like being in front of the stage.


Pillow-soft Superior Noise Isolation
Offering pillow-soft cushion and superior noise isolation, these over-the-ear headphones are tuned for a live music experience, just like being in front of the stage. They easily fold for travel and come in a stylish carrying pouch

  • Made for active lifestyles
  • Easily folds for travel
  • Stylish carrying pouch
  • Pillow-soft superior noise isolation


How does the ControlTalk work?
Using ControlTalk™ Answer or end a call: Press and release the center button once to answer. Repeat to end the call. Decline an incoming call: Press and hold the center button for two seconds, then release. There will be two beeps when you let go to indicate successful operation. Play or pause a song or video: Press and release the center button. Repeat to resume. Skip to the next or previous song or chapter: Press and release the center button twice quickly to skip forward. Press and release three times quickly to skip back. Control volume: Press the (+) button to increase volume. Press the (-) button to decrease volume. Functionality will vary by device. For more information on functionality for your device, please visit ControlTalk Works


Important Monster® Performance and Safety Tips
Listen Responsibly

To avoid hearing damage, make sure that the volume on your music player is turned down before connecting your headphones. After placing headphones in your ears, gradually turn up the volume until you reach a comfortable listening level.

Noise levels are measured in decibels (dB), exposure to any noise at or above 85 dB can cause gradual hearing loss.

Monitor your use; hearing loss is a function of loudness versus time. The louder it is, the less time you can be exposed to it. The softer it is, the more time you can listen to it. Refer to the chart* below.

This decibel (dB) table compares some common sounds and shows how they rank in potential harm to hearing.
SoundNoise Level (dB)Effect
Whisper30Very quiet
Quiet Office50-60Comfortable hearing levels are under 60 dB
Vacuum Cleaner, Hair Dryer70Intrusive; interferes with telephone conversations
Food Blender85-9085 dB is the level at which hearing damage (8 hrs.) begins
Garbage Truck, Cement Mixer100No more than 15 minutes of unprotected exposure recommended for sounds between 90-100 dB
Power Saw, Drill/Jackhammer110Regular exposure to sound over 100 dB of more than 1 minute risks permanent hearing loss
Rock Concerts (varies)110-140Threshold of pain begins around 125dB
"....a typical person can safely listen to an iPod for 4.6 hours per day at 70% volume."
"....knowing the levels one is listening to music at, and for how long is extremely important."
Get the most out of your equipment and enjoy great audio performance even at safe levels.
Our headphones will allow you to hear more details at lower volume levels than ever before.

Physiology of the Ear and Hearing

Physiology of the Ear
For additional information on what loud noises do to your ear and chart reference

Use Responsibly

Do not use headphones when it's unsafe to do so - while operating a vehicle, crossing streets, or during any activity or in an environment where your full attention to your surroundings is required.

It's dangerous to drive while wearing headphones, and in many places, illegal because it decreases your chances of hearing life-saving sounds outside of your vehicle, such as another car's horn and emergency vehicle sirens.

Please avoid wearing your headphones while driving. Use one of Monster's FM transmitters to listen to your mobile media devices instead.

Learn how to establish a safe listening level and review other important safety guidelines from the Consumer Electronics Association at and the Deafness Research Foundation at

Do you have questions about this product?

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    why do i have to press on the middle button between the + and - to hear both sides? I have to keep it pressed at all times to hear both sides.? Doesnt make sense to me.
    Asked on 7/16/2014 by Luis from Downey,california

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      You most likely are connecting the cable in reverse. Please make sure the angled end of the cable is plugged into the mp3 player/phone/etc and the straight end is plugged into the headphones.

      Answered on 7/17/2014 by Monster
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By The White Mike

from Atlanta, GA

About Me Frequent Traveler, Teenager

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  • Comfortable
  • Good Bass
  • Great Sound
  • Lightweight
  • Stylish


    Best Uses

    • Music
    • Portable Devices
    • Relaxing
    • Traveling

    Comments about adidas Originals by Monster Over-Ear Headphones Limited Edition Yellow & Green / Bla:

    Great Pair of headphones i have sol republics and beats and i keep going back to listen to these they got the style and the sound!

    • Primary Use:
    • Listening to iPod
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)


    really comfortable, great sounding!

    By Zoe Lem

    from Santa Rosa, CA


    • Comfortable
    • Durable
    • Good Bass
    • Great Sound
    • Lightweight
    • Stylish


    • A Tad Pricey

    Best Uses

      Comments about adidas Originals by Monster Over-Ear Headphones Limited Edition Yellow & Green / Bla:

      These are my favorite headphones right now. They sound great, are really light and comfortable and look great. For me comfort and sound come first, and these really fit that bill. The only downside to these is that they are a tad bit pricey at fullprice. If you can find them at a discount they're a steal.

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