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Shure SRH1540

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Shure SRH1540 review: specs and price

Shure SRH1540
Shure SRH1540

Why is Shure SRH1540 better than the average?

  • Highest frequency
    25000Hzvs24201.64Hz
  • Lowest frequency
    5Hzvs14.83Hz
  • Driver unit size
    40mmvs30.86mm
  • Cable length
    1.83mvs1.65m
  • Diaphragm size
    40mmvs31.02mm

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Design

1.has an over-the-ear form
Shure SRH1540

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.

2.has a detachable cable
Shure SRH1540

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

3.weight

286g

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Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

4.has a tangle free cable
Shure SRH1540

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.

5.has included ear pads
Shure SRH1540

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.

6.travel bag is included
Shure SRH1540

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

25000Hz

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

5Hz

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.has sound isolation/passive noise reduction
Shure SRH1540

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

99dB/mW

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

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

5.has a neodymium magnet
Shure SRH1540

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.impedance

46 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

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Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Shure SRH1540

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

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