40points

Sennheiser HD 660 S

61points

Shure SRH1540

Sennheiser HD 660 S
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Sennheiser HD 660 S vs Shure SRH1540

Sennheiser HD 660 S
Shure SRH1540
40
points
Sennheiser HD 660 S
61
points
Shure SRH1540

Why is Sennheiser HD 660 S better than Shure SRH1540?

  • 16000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    41000Hzvs25000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    104dB/mWvs99dB/mW
  • 26g lighter
    260gvs286g
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Shure SRH1540 better than Sennheiser HD 660 S?

  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs10Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • 104 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    46 Ohmsvs150 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • 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.

Sennheiser HD 660 S
Shure SRH1540
2.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.

Sennheiser HD 660 S
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.

Sennheiser HD 660 S
Shure SRH1540
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

260g

286g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

Sennheiser HD 660 S
Shure SRH1540
6.has a tangle free cable
?

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

Sennheiser HD 660 S
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

41000Hz

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

10Hz

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

104dB/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.

Sennheiser HD 660 S
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

150 Ohms

46 Ohms

6.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.

Sennheiser HD 660 S
Shure SRH1540

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Sennheiser HD 660 S
Shure SRH1540
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

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

Sennheiser HD 660 S
Shure SRH1540

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