45points

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

46points

Shure SRH1840

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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition vs Shure SRH1840

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Shure SRH1840
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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
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Shure SRH1840

Why is Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition better than Shure SRH1840?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs10Hz
  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    35000Hzvs30000Hz
  • 33 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs65 Ohms
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • 0.9m longer cable
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    3mvs2.1m

Why is Shure SRH1840 better than Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition?

  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 22g lighter
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    268gvs290g
  • Travel bag is included
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Price comparison

Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition

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Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Premium Edition 250 ...beyerdynamic DT 990 Premium Edition 250 Ohm Over-Ear-Stereo Headphones. Open design, wired, high-end, for the stereo system
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$197.00
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Edition 32 Ohm Over-...beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition 32 Ohm Over-Ear-Stereo Headphones. Open design, wired, high-end, for tablet and smartphone
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$199.99
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition Amazonbeyerdynamic DT 990 Edition 600 Ohm Over...beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition 600 Ohm Over-Ear-Stereo Headphones. Open design, wired, high-end for use with headphone amplifiers
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$197.00
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition walmartBeyerdynamic DT 990 PRO Studio Headphone...Beyerdynamic DT 990 PRO Studio Headphones (Ninja Black, Limited Edition) Bundle
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$199.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
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Shure SRH1840
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
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
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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.
3.has a detachable cable
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Shure SRH1840
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

290g

268g

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.
5.travel bag is included
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The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.has a tangle free cable
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Shure SRH1840
The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

10Hz

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

35000Hz

30000Hz

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

96dB/mW

96dB/mW

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

32 Ohms

65 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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Beyerdynamic DT 990 Edition
Shure SRH1840
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
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A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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