Fostex T50RP MK3 vs Philips SHP9500

Fostex T50RP MK3
vs
Philips SHP9500

For an affordable headphones, Fostex T50RP MK3 and Philips SHP9500 are two comparable choices. Based on our rating, T50RP MK3 has a total rating of 7.5 out of 10 vs 7 out of 10 for SHP9500.

Advantages Fostex T50RP MK3 over Philips SHP9500

  • Less weight: 11.1oz vs 11.2oz

Advantages Philips SHP9500 over Fostex T50RP MK3

  • Better low limit of frequency response: 12Hz vs 15Hz
  • Higher sensitivity: 101dB vs 92dB

Common features

  • Detachable cables
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Headphones comparison chart

Overall
Fostex T50RP MK3
7.5
Philips SHP9500
7
7
7
Philips SHP9500

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May 18, 2020

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Common

Product

Fostex T50RP MK3
Philips SHP9500

Model

T50RP MK3
SHP9500

Brand

Fostex
Philips

Reviews

296
4120

General

Wearing style

over ear
over ear

Enclosure

semi-open
open back

Wireless

Wired

Specifications

Transducer

dynamic
dynamic

Driver size, mm/inches

50/1.9

Impedance, Ohm

50
32

Frequency response, Hz

15Hz-35KHz
12Hz-35KHz

Total harmonic distortion (THD), %

Sensitivity (SPL), dB

92
101

Magnet type

neodymium

Weight (headphones), g/oz

315/11.1
320/11.2

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
Philips SHP9500
Fostex T50RP MK3
Philips SHP9500

Headphones HeadphonesArena comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.5
  • 7
  • 7.5Fostex T50RP MK3
  • 7Philips SHP9500

The Fostex T50RP MK3 is better headphones in this comparison. Check Fostex T50RP MK3 price