Fostex T50RP MK3 vs Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

T50RP MK3 vs ATH-M40x comparison chart

Overall
Fostex T50RP MK3
7.5
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
8.2
7
10

Fostex T50RP MK3 vs Audio-Technica ATH-M40x review

Fostex T50RP MK3
vs
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

What are the main differences between the Fostex T50RP MK3 vs Audio-Technica ATH-M40x and which headphones is better for you considering specs and features? T50RP MK3 has a total rating of 7.5 out of 10 vs 8.2 out of 10 for ATH-M40x.

Advantages Fostex T50RP MK3 over Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

  • Better high limit of frequency response: 35KHz vs 24KHz

Advantages Audio-Technica ATH-M40x over Fostex T50RP MK3

  • Higher sensitivity: 98dB vs 92dB
  • Less weight: 8.4oz vs 11.1oz
  • Foldable design

Common strengths

  • Detachable cable
Votes 2 2
Rating 5 5
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Common

Product

Fostex T50RP MK3
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

Model

T50RP MK3
ATH-M40x

Brand

Fostex
Audio-Technica

Reviews

301
7832

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

semi-open
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5

Impedance, Ohm

50
35

Frequency response, Hz

15Hz-35KHz
15Hz-24KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

92
98

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

315/11.1
240/8.4

Comfort

Adjustable headband

Foldable

Noise cancelling

Active noise cancelling

Adjustable noise cancelling level

Microphone

Built-in microphone

In-line microphone

Detachable microphone

Cables

Detachable cable

Audio cable length, cm/ft

120/3.9
300/9.8

Jack connection (TRS)

6.35
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

App control

Control functions

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

has not
has not

Bluetooth version

has not
has not

aptX

has not
has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

has not
has not

Bluetooth profiles

has not
has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

has not
has not

Battery life, hrs

has not
has not

Charging time, hrs

has not
has not

Charging port

has not
has not

Charging cable

has not
has not

Speed charge

has not
has not

Battery free listening mode

has not
has not

Battery level indicator

has not
has not

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

has not
has not

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Fostex T50RP MK3
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Fostex T50RP MK3
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

Headphones CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.5
  • 8.2
  • 7.5Fostex T50RP MK3
  • 8.2Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

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