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06.18.2013| By Shure Notes|
You notice a drop in the sound level of your favorite Shure earphones and it’s starting to get worse. Is it the cable? The drivers? Maybe the sound source? You keep turning the volume up – and … nothing. Chances are the solution is as simple as cleaning earwax, dust …
06.10.2013| By Shure Notes|
What specifications are important to understand when you’re getting ready to upgrade or replace your earphones or headphones? If you’re not a sound engineer, understanding the difference between frequency range and frequency response – or even the impedance requirements of your iPod or DJ rig – can have an impact …tagsChris Lyonsearphone specificationsearphonesheadphone specificationsheadphonesMatt Engstrompersonal listening
08.20.2012| By Shure Notes|
By: Shure Notes Editors, Contributor: Chris Lyons Noise cancelling headphones have become very popular in consumer markets over the past few years. Especially around the holidays, TV spots featuring de-stressed travelers in headphone Nirvana seem to dominate the airwaves. This has caused a little bit of confusion about the difference between sound isolation (as used in Shure earphones) and noise cancellation headphones like the ones you see advertised on television. Noise cancellation is an electronic process. It was originally developed to improve radio communications in noisy environments like aircraft cockpits. There’s a microphone built into …tagsChris Lyonsearphonesheadphonesnoise cancellationpersonal listeningSalman AshraftShure Earphonessound isolation
04.30.2012| By Shure Notes|
Do you want a private listening experience with some isolation from what’s going on around you? Are you a recording engineer or audiophile looking for the accuracy of open back headphones? Check out Shure’s new educational video on the differences between open back and closed back headphones to determine which headphone type is right for you.tagsbroadcast and videoChris Lyonsclosed back headphonesopen back headphonespersonal listeningstudio recording
12.17.2007| By Shure Notes|
A Shure Educational Podcast Ever wanted to know the difference between sound isolation and noise cancellation? In this episode, along with guest Chris Lyons, we explore the characteristics of both technologies, complete with real-world audio samples.