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Audio-Technica ATH-M30

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Shure SRH240A

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Audio-Technica ATH-M30 vs Shure SRH240A

Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Shure SRH240A

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-M30 better than Shure SRH240A?

  • 1.4m longer cable
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    3.4mvs2m

Why is Shure SRH240A better than Audio-Technica ATH-M30?

  • 7dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    107dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 27 Ohms lower impedance
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    38 Ohmsvs65 Ohms
  • 19g lighter
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    181gvs200g

Price comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-M30

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Shure SRH240A
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Shure SRH240A
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.
3.weight

200g

181g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.cable length

3.4m

2m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
5.has a straight plug
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Shure SRH240A
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

20Hz

20Hz

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

20000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Shure SRH240A
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

100dB/mW

107dB/mW

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

65 Ohms

38 Ohms

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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Shure SRH240A
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audio-Technica ATH-M30
Shure SRH240A
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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