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Shure SRH1540 Premium Closed-Back Studio Headphones

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The SRH1540 offers a nice aggressive yet articulate bass response and the widest frequency range of Shure's full sized designs, while retaining the same elegant craftsmanship as the open-back SRH1840, making the SRH1540 an excellent choice for engineers, musicians, and audio enthusiasts. The SRH1540 headphones feature a steel driver frame with a vented center pole structure to improve linearity and eliminate internal resonance problems. The ergonomic dual-frame includes a padded headband that is fully adjustable and light enough to wear for long listening sessions. An extra cable, replacement ear pads, and storage case are included.

  • Product Features:

    • Lightweight, Closed Back design
    • Ultra Comfortable Alcantara earpads
    • Aluminum alloy and carbon fiber construction
    • Detachable cable
  • Specifications:

    • Driver Type: Dynamic
    • Impedance @ 1kHz: 46 ohms
    • Sensitivity: 99 dB SPL/V
    • THD+N:
    • Isolation:
    • Connector Type: 3.5mm (1/8")
    • Cable Length: 6 ft.
    • Cable Style: Straight Y
    • Weight: 10.1 oz
    • Manufacturer Warranty: 2 year

    What's In The Box:

    • SRH1540 closed back headphones
    • Two, dual entry detachable cables
    • Replacement Alcantara earpads
    • Hard shell zippered travel case
  • The closed headphone world has been longing for a great performer like SRH1540 at this price point ever since the demise of the Denon line. The warm inviting tone of the SRH1540 is sure to please any audiophile or mix engineer who wants an engaging and non-fatiguing response for long listening sessions. The bass tone is authoritative, but nicely mannered and even throughout the low frequency region.

    Inspired by the SRH1440 and SRH1840, the SRH1540 offers increadible comfort and an impressive sonic signature. Outfitted with 40 mm neodymium drivers, the SRH1540 headphones deliver the most superior acoustic performance available in a closed-back headphone model from Shure. Developed with aluminum alloy and carbon fiber construction as well as Alcantara® ear pads, the SRH1540 is built to withstand the rigors of everyday use, while still ensuring maximum sound isolation and comfort for hours of listening. The Alcantara® ear pads are crucial to the 1540's acoustic tuning, positioned to optimize driver performance.

  • Shure SRH1540 Frequency Response

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