78points

AKG N90Q

64points

Shure SRH1540

AKG N90Q
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AKG N90Q vs Shure SRH1540

AKG N90Q
Shure SRH1540
78
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AKG N90Q
64
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Shure SRH1540

Why is AKG N90Q better than Shure SRH1540?

  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    30000Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 11dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    110dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    32 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • 12mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    52mmvs40mm
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?

Why is Shure SRH1540 better than AKG N90Q?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 174g lighter
    286gvs460g
  • Has included ear pads
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?

Price comparison

AKG N90Q

Buy used:

$549.00

ProductStorePrice
AKG N90Q AmazonAKG N90Q Reference Class Auto-Calibratin...AKG N90Q Reference Class Auto-Calibrating Noise Cancelling Headphones - Black
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$1,025.00
AKG N90Q walmartOEM AKG Ear Buds Headphones Headset EO-...OEM AKG Ear Buds Headphones Headset EO-IG955 for Samsung Galaxy S7 S8 S8+ S9 S9+ S10 S10e New Original With extra Ear gels
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$9.48

Shure SRH1540

Buy used:

$700.20

ProductStorePrice
Shure SRH1540 AmazonShure SE215-CL Sound Isolating Earphones...Shure SE215-CL Sound Isolating Earphones with Single Dynamic MicroDriver
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$89.00
Shure SRH1540 AmazonShure WH20TQG Dynamic Headset Microphone...Shure WH20TQG Dynamic Headset Microphone - Includes Miniature 4-pin Female Connector for Shure Bodypack Transmitters
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$80.00
Shure SRH1540 AmazonShure SRH145 Portable Collapsible Closed...Shure SRH145 Portable Collapsible Closed-Back Headphones
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$16.18
Shure SRH1540 walmartShure SM58S Dynamic Vocal Microphone wit...Shure SM58S Dynamic Vocal Microphone with On/Off Switch
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$109.94

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience. Show more

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Shure SRH1540
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

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Shure SRH1540
3.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

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Shure SRH1540
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

460g

286g

5.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Shure SRH1540
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

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Shure SRH1540

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1

120000Hz

30000Hz

25000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

10Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

110dB/mW

99dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

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Shure SRH1540
5.impedance
?

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

32 Ohms

46 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1060

106mm

52mm

40mm

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Shure SRH1540
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

AKG N90Q
Shure SRH1540

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

AKG N90Q
Shure SRH1540

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

AKG N90Q
Shure SRH1540
2.control panel placed on a device
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There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

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Shure SRH1540
3.has an in-line control panel
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There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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Shure SRH1540

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