Excerpt: I've had more than one now, and I think he has a good quality / price ratio. Excellent acute and medium, I just wish that there was not a chouilla more bass. I had a slight defect (the leather top of the headphone that is loose, but very simply with a screwdriver you can blow it back.
Excerpt: I own these along with AKG K240 Studios. I first bought the K240's over these for the comfort along with the sound quality. While these sound very good they just don't match the clarity and smoothness of the semi open back AKG's. These are fully closed back so give you a sorta pressured feeling.
Summary: I have owned many pairs of headphones over the years and still have a yearning to experience listening to my music through different ones. I have owned some costing over £600 and some under £100 - you don't always get what you pay for.
Summary: The MP4 Player I Use is the Cowon iAudio J3 Which incidentily Knocks Ten Bells of(I am not going to swear)out of ANY!! MP3/MP4 out there For Sound Quality...This includes the iPod, I Did not really fall in Love with the sound Quality of the 440's at First, But after using them for a few hours they...
Summary: Easily the best headphones I've owned. They can get a little uncomfortable after extended use though. they are big and solid which is fine. THere is little to no sound leakage either which is really very good. The headphones were delivered very quickly. Great price too!.
Summary: Just my third pair of moderately priced headphones in 35 years, I felt so cool at 18 wearing my first set of cans thanks to my parents, both pairs were excellent and seemingly lasted forever so these new Shure SRH440 have a lot to live up to!
Excerpt: My Sennheiser HD212pro having passed away, I decided to spend a higher speed, by paying me a real headphone (yet practical) for home (music, lounge, pc). I did not want to retry the experiment Senheiser (its too dark for my taste).
Excerpt: Shure have been producing high class audio equipment for quite sometime. Readers may have heard of their flagship SM series, such as the SM57 or SM58 microphones, and due to this, it was no surprise when they started creating studio headphones.
Pros: Crisp clear Audio, Ideal for home studio mixing, easy on the eye .
Cons: Un - comfortable after 1 hour and exposed wires .