Our Verdict Fans of dance might like these energetic cans, but we're not so impressed For Power aplenty Against Lack refinement and subtlety one dimensional Reviewed on 21st January 2010 Shure's SRH range of professional headphones claims to be the first choice for “music obsessives.” Well, as far as the SRH440s are concerned, the obsessives here at What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision would position them slightly further down their pecking order. Fans of dance will be impressed by the energetic sound: there's power aplenty, but at the expense of refinement and subtlety. Their one-dimensional approach and the lack of natural finesse means they struggle to keep you interested. See all our headphone Best Buys More after the break Follow whathifi.com on Twitter Related News The AH-C160Ws are Denon's sporty new wireless earphones Thu, 16 Feb 2017, 12:00am The best What Hi-Fi? deals of the month - February Fri, 10 Feb 2017, 04:55pm Headroom show returns to Metropolis in March Thu, 09 Feb 2017, 10:55am The best headphone deals - in-ear, over-ear, wireless and more Mon, 06 Feb 2017, 12:05pm The 10 most popular reviews on What Hi-Fi? Wed, 01 Feb 2017, 01:07pm Headphones Shure SRH440 Stay on top of your sound with What Hi-Fi? in your inbox every week Thank you for registering for our Newsletter We will send you relevant emails and updates.