Audio-Technica ATH-M40x vs Beats Solo3

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Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
8.2
Beats Solo3
6.1
10
10
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6
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0
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5
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10
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x review

May 20, 2020

The Japanese model of Hi-Fi headphones Audio-Technica ATH-M40x is a decent option of closed back ove...

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Beats Solo3

Beats Solo3 review

May 18, 2020

Beats has made lots of great headphones. Here I am going to show you my Beats Solo3 review that incl...

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Common

Product

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Beats Solo3

Model

ATH-M40x
Solo3

Brand

Audio-Technica
Beats

Reviews

7281
5110

General

Wearing style

over ear
on ear

Enclosure

closed back
closed back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

40/1.5

Impedance, Ohm

35

Frequency response, Hz

15Hz-24KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

98

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

240/8.4
215/7.5

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

300/9.8
130/4.2

Jack connection (TRS)

3.5
3.5

Balanced connection

Control

Built-in control buttons

In-line control

Touch control

Voice control

Siri

App control

Control functions

volume, answer/end, play/pause, next/previous track

Wireless connectivity

Bluetooth

has not

Bluetooth version

has not

aptX

has not

aptX HD (Hi-Res Audio)

has not

Bluetooth profiles

has not

NFC

Wi-Fi

Battery

Battery type

has not
rechargable

Battery life, hrs

has not
40

Charging time, hrs

has not
2

Charging port

has not
micro USB

Charging cable

has not
micro USB to USB-A

Speed charge

has not

Battery free listening mode

has not

Battery level indicator

has not

Additional features

Water resistance

Light indication

Additional audio features

In the box

Audio cable

Carry case

Charging cable

has not

1/4 Adapter (6,35 mm)

Interchangeable ear pads

User manual

Manual

Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Beats Solo3
Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
Beats Solo3

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8.2
  • 6.1
  • 8.2Audio-Technica ATH-M40x
  • 6.1Beats Solo3

The Audio-Technica ATH-M40x is better headphones in this comparison. Check Audio-Technica ATH-M40x price