Summary: Firstly, to give you a little background, I record music for a living - but I don't consider myself an audiophile. I bought these hoping for a headphone that was a little more "Hi-Fi" then my current go-to pair - AKG K271's, but I also own some Westone 2's.
Summary: I bought the SRH 940'S and by god there incredible headphones. The quality from the headphones is not at all like your really there, its more like you enter a whole different world when putting them on. The best way to describe it, is you are truly listening to the purest of audio.
Summary: Very comfortable, but a bit on the heavy side. Sound quality on good recordings very good. Running an amp makes a big difference. These headphones sure show how lousy most mp3 recordings are.. No regrets here.
Cons: a bit heavy
Summary: My new Shure 940s are incredible! I normally use my Shure in-ear 530s, which I also find incredible but I wanted to try out a high quality headphone-and I was not disappointed. To my surprise, they both provide different presentations-the most noticable difference is that I found the 940s richer and...
Summary: These headphones are astounding. I have never written a review for a product, however, the sound of these headphones inspired me to do so. I produce music and I have honestly never heard music sound this clear across all frequencies.