11points

AudioQuest NightHawk

59points

Shure SRH1540

AudioQuest NightHawk
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AudioQuest NightHawk vs Shure SRH1540

AudioQuest NightHawk
Shure SRH1540
11
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AudioQuest NightHawk
59
points
Shure SRH1540

Why is AudioQuest NightHawk better than Shure SRH1540?

  • 10mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    50mmvs40mm

Why is Shure SRH1540 better than AudioQuest NightHawk?

  • 15000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    25000Hzvs10000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has included ear pads
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  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
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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.

AudioQuest NightHawk
Shure SRH1540
2.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.

AudioQuest NightHawk
Shure SRH1540
3.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AudioQuest NightHawk
Shure SRH1540
4.has a tangle free cable
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The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

AudioQuest NightHawk
Shure SRH1540
5.has included ear pads
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Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

AudioQuest NightHawk
Shure SRH1540
6.has a straight plug
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A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

AudioQuest NightHawk
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

10000Hz

25000Hz

2.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.

AudioQuest NightHawk
Shure SRH1540
3.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

50mm

40mm

4.has a neodymium magnet
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Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

AudioQuest NightHawk
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.

AudioQuest NightHawk
Shure SRH1540

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