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Shure SE530 Sound Isolating Earphones

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Overall 7
7.3
Value for money 8
8.0
Sound quality 8
8.0
Comfort 7
7.0
Durability 7
7.0
Bass quality 7
7.0

User Review

Iron_Dreamer, Headphone Reviews
24 June 2009
  • Summary: The Shure E500PTH, now known as the SE530, is an extremely well-rounded and versatile listening piece. The sound is generally neutral, and can be tweaked with the assortment of available tips. It provides a level of sound quality previously only attainable in much more expensive custom-fit monitors, thanks to a three-driver design.
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 7
7.0
Sound quality 9
9.0
Comfort 8
8.0
Durability 9
9.0
Bass quality 9
9.0

User Review

Doug Greenberg, Headphone Reviews
24 June 2009
  • Summary: These have become my everyday earphones for use with an iPod, though not for use at home with an amped system. These are durably made and reasonably comfortable, and they provide a full, rich sound with plenty of tight bass. Over time, however, I have found the midrange reproduction (especially of human voices) to be good but not great, and the high treble reproduction is recessed just enough to seem lacking a bit.
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Overall 6
6.1
Value for money 5
5.0
Sound quality 5
5.0
Comfort 5
5.0
Durability 7
7.0
Bass quality 7
7.0

User Review

CraneyR, Headphone Reviews
24 June 2009
  • Summary: Shure E530 headphones do produce fairly accurate and clean sound throughout big spectrum with great isolation. Bass is punchy, mids are moderate and highs are quite nice. I would say those in-earphones would be great for portable use or onstage performance. However, due to their size, material, good, but definetely not perfect shape, those pieces don't reach my specific demands in regard to sound I truly love.
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Overall 8
7.8
Value for money 9
9.0
Sound quality 7
7.0
Comfort 7
7.0
Durability 7
7.0
Bass quality 9
9.0

User Review

DavidMahler, Headphone Reviews
24 June 2009
Overall 9
9.1
Value for money 9
9.0
Sound quality 9
9.0
Comfort 9
9.0
Durability 9
9.0
Bass quality 9
9.0

User Review

jinx20001, Headphone Reviews
24 June 2009
  • Summary: these are superb,only overshadowed by customs,but only high end customs such as ue11 surpass the sound quality,these match the ue10 on sound quality and even give extended bass and highs,creating beautiful clean warm sound! i came to these and chose these over the superfi 5 and triple fi 10,the design and looks surpass the triple fi 10 and the sound is about even but in preferably different ways i.e the triple fi have harder bass but the shure has cleaner and clearer...
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 6
6.0
Sound quality 9
9.0
Comfort 9
9.0
Durability 7
7.0
Bass quality 9
9.0

User Review

JMCIII, Headphone Reviews
24 June 2009
  • Summary: One note that could ne be put into the review (review time being as short as it is) is durability. Twice since I bought the review pair I've had to send them back to Shure. The first time because the lead into the right ear pice began to crackle. The second time becasue the volume of the right channel become far, far lower than the left. Shure's reputation for superb customer service lived up to it reputation in both cses. Within a week I had brand new replacements sent.
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Overall 8
8.2
Sound quality 9
9.0
Comfort 9
9.0
Durability 7
7.0
Bass quality 9
9.0

User Review

JMCIII, Headphone Reviews
4 September 2008
  • Summary: One note that could ne be put into the review (review time being as short as it is) is durability. Twice since I bought the review pair I've had to send them back to Shure. The first time because the lead into the right ear pice began to crackle. The second time becasue the volume of the right channel become far, far lower than the left. Shure's reputation for superb customer service lived up to it reputation in both cses. Within a week I had brand new replacements sent.
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Overall 8
7.6
Sound quality 7
7.0
Comfort 7
7.0
Durability 7
7.0
Bass quality 9
9.0

User Review

DavidMahler, Headphone Reviews
28 August 2008
Overall 9
9.1
Sound quality 9
9.0
Comfort 9
9.0
Durability 9
9.0
Bass quality 9
9.0

User Review

jinx20001, Headphone Reviews
8 August 2007
  • Summary: these are superb,only overshadowed by customs,but only high end customs such as ue11 surpass the sound quality,these match the ue10 on sound quality and even give extended bass and highs,creating beautiful clean warm sound! i came to these and chose these over the superfi 5 and triple fi 10,the design and looks surpass the triple fi 10 and the sound is about even but in preferably different ways i.e the triple fi have harder bass but the shure has cleaner and clearer...
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Overall 7
7.2
Sound quality 8
8.0
Comfort 7
7.0
Durability 7
7.0
Bass quality 7
7.0

User Review

Iron_Dreamer, Headphone Reviews
30 June 2007
  • Summary: The Shure E500PTH, now known as the SE530, is an extremely well-rounded and versatile listening piece. The sound is generally neutral, and can be tweaked with the assortment of available tips. It provides a level of sound quality previously only attainable in much more expensive custom-fit monitors, thanks to a three-driver design.
  • Read full review
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