46points

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x

59points

Shure SRH1540

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
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17 facts in comparison

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x vs Shure SRH1540

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Shure SRH1540
46
points
Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
59
points
Shure SRH1540

Why is Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x better than Shure SRH1540?

  • 17000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    42000Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    100dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    42 Ohmsvs46 Ohms
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    53mmvs40mm
  • 1.17m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs1.83m

Why is Shure SRH1540 better than Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x?

  • Has a detachable cable
    ?
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 64g lighter
    286gvs350g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has included ear pads
    ?

Price comparison

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.

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
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.

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Shure SRH1540
3.has a detachable cable
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With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Shure SRH1540
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

350g

286g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Shure SRH1540
6.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Shure SRH1540

Sound quality

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

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

42000Hz

25000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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

5Hz

5Hz

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

100dB/mW

99dB/mW

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

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Shure SRH1540
5.impedance
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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

42 Ohms

46 Ohms

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

Best

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

53mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Audio-Technica ATH-W1000x
Shure SRH1540

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