48points

Shure SRH1440

57points

Shure SRH940

Shure SRH1440
Shure SRH940
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18 facts in comparison

Shure SRH1440 vs Shure SRH940

Shure SRH1440
Shure SRH940

Why is Shure SRH1440 better than Shure SRH940?

  • 1dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    101dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • 5 Ohms lower impedance
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    37 Ohmsvs42 Ohms
  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Shure SRH940 better than Shure SRH1440?

  • 10Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs15Hz
  • 3000Hz higher high-frequency
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    30000Hzvs27000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 21g lighter
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    322gvs343g
  • Can be folded
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  • 0.9m longer cable
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    3mvs2.1m
  • Has a coil cable
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Price comparison

Shure SRH1440

ProductStorePrice
Shure SRH1440 AmazonShure SRH440 Professional Studio Headpho...Shure SRH440 Professional Studio Headphones
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$99.00
Shure SRH1440 AmazonShure RMCE-UNI Universal Communication C...Shure RMCE-UNI Universal Communication Cable for Detachable SE Sound Isolating Earphones
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$29.00
Shure SRH1440 AmazonShure SE215SPE-B-UNI Special Edition Sou...Shure SE215SPE-B-UNI Special Edition Sound Isolating Earphones with Inline Remote & Mic for iOS/Android
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$79.00
Shure SRH1440 AmazonShure SRH145 Portable Collapsible Closed...Shure SRH145 Portable Collapsible Closed-Back Headphones
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$24.71
Shure SRH1440 AmazonShure SRH440-A Headphones(International ...Shure SRH440-A Headphones(International Version)
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$192.31
Shure SRH1440 AmazonShure (Sure) Portable headphones SRH145-...Shure (Sure) Portable headphones SRH145-A
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$73.30

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Shure SRH1440
Shure SRH940
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
Shure SRH1440
Shure SRH940
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
Shure SRH1440
Shure SRH940
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

343g

322g

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.can be folded
Shure SRH1440
Shure SRH940
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Shure SRH1440
Shure SRH940
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

15Hz

5Hz

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

27000Hz

30000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Shure SRH1440
Shure SRH940
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.sound pressure level

101dB/mW

100dB/mW

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

37 Ohms

42 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.
6.has a neodymium magnet
Shure SRH1440
Shure SRH940
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
Shure SRH1440
Shure SRH940
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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