85points

JBL Duet BT

62points

Shure SRH440

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JBL Duet BT vs Shure SRH440

JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440
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points
62
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Why is JBL Duet BT better than Shure SRH440?

  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
    32 Ohmsvs44 Ohms
  • 88.7g lighter
    183.3gvs272g
  • Can be used as a headset
  • Can be used wirelessly
  • Has an in-line control panel
  • Has a tangle free cable
  • Control panel placed on a device
  • Has a battery level indicator

Why is Shure SRH440 better than JBL Duet BT?

  • 2000Hz higher high-frequency
    22000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
    10Hzvs20Hz
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Has an over-the-ear form
  • Has a straight plug
  • Has a coiled cord

Top specs and features

Design

1.has stereo speakers
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

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 a detachable cable
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

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

3.has an over-the-ear form
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

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.

4.weight

183.3g

272g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.can be folded
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.

6.has a tangle free cable
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sound quality

1.highest frequency

20000Hz

22000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

20Hz

10Hz

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

3.sound pressure level

111dB/mW

105dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

4.impedance

32 Ohms

44 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

5.has a neodymium magnet
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

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

6.driver unit size

40mm

40mm

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

Power

1.has a battery level indicator
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

2.has a rechargeable battery
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

3.has a removable battery
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9i

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

2.has a 3.5mm male connector
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

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

Features

1.control panel placed on a device
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

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.

2.can be used as a headset
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

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

3.has an in-line control panel
JBL Duet BT
Shure SRH440

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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