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 best What Hi-Fi? deals of the month Fri, 21 Jul 2017, 12:38pm Meters Music collaborates with U2's Adam Clayton for new in-ear headphones Tue, 18 Jul 2017, 05:39pm The best Amazon Prime Day headphones deals Tue, 11 Jul 2017, 02:52pm Amazon Prime Day 2017: best UK deals Tue, 11 Jul 2017, 12:36pm New Apple AirPod patents reveal more health-tracking capabilities Thu, 06 Jul 2017, 12:03pm 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.