The SRH1540 Premium Closed-Back Headphones deliver superior acoustic performance, comfort, and durability to professional engineers, musicians, and audiophiles alike. The SRH1540 utilizes 40 mm neodymium drivers for an expansive soundstage with clear, extended highs and warm bass. Developed with aluminum alloy and carbon fiber construction, the lightweight and durable design also features Alcantara ear pads for maximum sound isolation and comfort. 

The included storage case, replacement set of Alcantara ear pads, replacement cable, and threaded adapter ensure years of uninterrupted listening enjoyment.

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Broadcast & Media Production Brochure (PDF)
Earphone and Headphone Brochure (PDF)
SRH1540 Specification Sheet (PDF)
SRH1540 User Guide (PDF)
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Features
  • 40 mm neodymium drivers deliver superior acoustic performance for an expansive soundstage with clear, extended highs and warm bass
  • Diaphragm developed with APTIV™ Film for improved linearity and lower THD (total harmonic distortion)
  • Closed-back, circumaural design rests comfortably over the ears and reduces background noise
  • Lightweight construction features aircraft-grade aluminum alloy yoke and carbon fiber cap for enhanced durability
  • Steel driver frame with vented center pole piece improves linearity and eliminates internal resonance for consistent performance at all listening levels
  • Ergonomic dual-frame, padded headband is lightweight and fully adjustable for hours of listening comfort
  • Oxygen-free copper cable (OFC) with Kevlar™ reinforced jacket offers superior performance and durability
  • Dual-exit cables with gold-plated MMCX connectors provide secure connection and detachability for easy storage or replacement
  • Replaceable ear pads feature Alcantara and low-density, slow-recovery foam for exceptional comfort  
  • Legendary Shure durability allows the SRH1540 to withstand the rigors of everyday use
Specifications
Sensitivity
99 dB/mW
lmpedance
46 Ω
Frequency Range
5 Hz – 25 kHz
Weight
10.1 oz (286 g)
Cable Length
6 ft (1.8 m)
Cable Style
Dual-exit, detachable oxygen-free copper
Plug
Gold-plated 1/8" (3.5 mm) stereo mini jack
Accessories
Name Availability
HPAQA1

HPAQA1

Threaded 1/4" gold-plated adapter for SRH240A, SRH240, SRH440, SRH550DJ, SRH750DJ, SRH840, SRH940, SRH1440, SRH1540, and SRH1840 Professional Headphones.

HPASCA3

HPASCA3

Dual-exit, detachable cable for SRH1540 Premium Closed-Back Headphones.

HPACC3

HPACC3

Zippered, hard storage case for SRH1540 Premium Closed-Back Headphones.

HPAEC1540

HPAEC1540

Alcantara™ ear pads for SRH1540 Premium Closed-Back Headphones.