Professional studio headphones
Our take on the Shure SRH440 by Crutchfield's David Brown
At home in the studio
If you're no stranger to recording studios, you'll make fast friends wtih the Shure SRH440 headphones. These pro-style headphones feature closed-back earcups and fit completely over your ears to ensure you get the proper noise isolation. That means your music stays in your ears and out of live microphones. This design also helps keep external sounds out of your monitor mix, so you can concentrate on your performance to deliver a killer take the first time around.
Designed for pros, good fit for anyone
These headphones are designed to deliver sound that is full-bodied and accurate, so you hear your performance as it should be heard. Their extended frequency response means you'll be monitoring the whole mix, from high-frequency detail all the way down to those low bass notes. The extra-long coiled cable gives you plenty of room to maneuver in the studio without tripping you up. With both miniplug and 1/4" connectors, these headphones are great for mobile listening as well as recording. They're also good headphones for setting up a small home studio or a portable computer-based recording rig.
Keep connected until it's time to wrap up
The SRH440's cable detaches from the left earcup, though only when you want it to thanks to the clever locking mechanism designed to prevent accidental disconnections. When it's time to call it a day, detach the cable, fold up the 'phones, stash them in the included carrying case, and throw them in your bag until you need them for your next session.
- over-the-ear, closed-back design offers noise isolation for studio recording
- 40mm neodymium dynamic drivers
- 118-inch detachable coiled cable
- cable locks securely in earcup to prevent accidental disconnection
- soft padding on headband and earpads for long-lasting comfort
- 1/8" miniplug connector
- 1/4" adapter and carrying bag included
- frequency response: 10-22,000 Hz
- sensitivity: 105 dB
- impedance: 44 ohms
- weight: 9.6 oz.
- warranty: 2 years
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
What's in the Box:
- Over-the-ear headphones (black)
- 9.8' Coiled cable (2.5mm sub mini plug on headphone end and a 3.5mm plug on device end)
- 1/4" Adapter
- Vinyl pouch
- Owner's Manual
- Safety Precautions card
Features and Specs
|Earcup Width x Height||3.481" x 4.107"|
|Mic For Taking Calls||No|
|Frequency Response||10-22k Hz|
|1/4-inch Adapter Included||Yes|
|Parts Warranty||2 Years|
|Labor Warranty||2 Years|
Overview: The Shure SRH440 Professional Studio Headphones are designed for use in a home or professional recording studio, or can be used by DJs. They reproduce accurate audio across an extended frequency range. The SRH440 comes with a detachable coiled cord, a 1/4" adapter, and a vinyl carrying pouch.
Earcups: The headphones have an over-the-ear design with a closed back to keep out extraneous sound. The soft vinyl-covered ear pads are replaceable (HPAEC440), and are available from the manufacturer.
Coiled Cable: The HPACA1 coiled OFC cable is approximately 54" in length, and stretches to 9.8'. The cable has a bayonet-style locking clip to keep the cable from accidentally disconnecting. It has a 3.5mm plug, and come with a threaded 1/4" adapter.
Carrying Pouch: The SRH440s come with a soft vinyl carrying pouch with a drawstring closure. The headphones fold for easy storage. The pouch features the Shure logo on the front.
- Transducer Types: 40mm dynamic transducers with neodymium magnets
- Frequency Response: 10Hz - 22kHz
- Sensitivity (1 kHz): 105 dB/mW
- Impedance: 44 ohms
- Net weight: 9.6 ounces (w/o cable)
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Why did you buy this?
nice headset. Good sound. [ Kathy Nov 28, 2016 ]
Excellent basic headphones with great price. :-) [ JAMES Aug 30, 2016 ]