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Shure E3G

Shure E3G
alaScore 72

37 reviews

Mar, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 37 reviews of Shure E3G. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the bass quality and reliability. The usability and comfort are also mentioned favorably, but some have doubts about the portability. The design and price get mixed opinions.

sound, comfort, usability, reliability, bass quality


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Shure E3G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 72/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 31 user reviews of Shure E3G from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Opinions about the bass quality and reliability are on the whole positive. The usability and comfort are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the portability. Views about the design and price are mixed.

sound, comfort, usability, reliability, bass quality


94% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Shure E3g Gaming Edition Sound Isolating Earphones for Portable Gaming Devices

Mar, 2015


Expert review by: Brandon King (

Shure E3G


Shure's new line of gaming canalphones fill in the gaps within the company's consumer line, by retaining the crisp, accurate sound of the C series and boosting the bass. Some users may find this style of headphone uncomfortable, but for those who...

Good sound isolation; strong ; accurate bass; sound clarity

Spendy; tough to fit properly

Shure has listened to the consumers and crafted some of the best canalphones we have had the pleasure of auditioning.

Jan, 2006

Consumer review by: John (

Shure E3G


Well Shure audio is the best I have ever experienced! The quality, the noise reduction, the style; Shure takes audio to a higher level! First, I bought this pair of E3Gs but later on I just switched to the E5Cs.

May, 2007

Consumer review by: Stephen (

Shure E3G


I have owned a set of e3g's since Oct '05 and love them! Excellent sound quality and great for commuting on the noisy trains here in NYC.

Mar, 2006

Consumer review by: Jason Renn (

Shure E3G


Was wary of paying 120GBP to replace my e2c's (destroyed in the Buncefield oil depot explosion !) but I'm utterly and totally delighted with the e3g's – no idea if they're the same as the e3c's because I've never heard them. (but cant see why shure...

Feb, 2006

Consumer review by: N/A (




Great sound, rich and full. I am a professional live sound technician and have a good ear for sound. I didn't want bad earphones and knew that SHURE made good audio equipment, so I bought them. I couldn't be happyer


Dec, 2006

Consumer review by: tiger (

great sound and more comfortable than expected


On sale from Newegg, these are a great deal.

Fantastic, clear sound. Much more comfortable than I thought they would be, given that you have to shove them into your ears

Noise isolation not nearly as good as I had hoped out of the box. Part of the problem is getting a good seal between your ears and the plugs. Getting good isolation and comfort will require you to spend some time trying out the different plugs (which...

Oct, 2006

Product Specifications

Utilizing the same technology as the original E Series, the E3g offers a sleek, ultra-lightweight design. Combining WideBand MicroDriver technology with incredible sound isolation for extended range audio with precision highs, the E3g creates a completely immersive gaming experience. Optimized for compatibility with your Sony PSPTM, the E3g is also an ideal upgrade for other portable entertainment devices, including MP3, DVD and CD players.

Audio Output

Connectivity Technology:Wired
Headphones Form Factor:Ear-bud
Headphones Type:Binaural
Product Type:Headphones
Sound Output Mode:Stereo

Audio System

Recommended Use:PC multimedia / Portable audio system

Dimensions & Weight



Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Shure E Series: Gaming Edition

Remote Control

Type: None

Service & Support

Type:2 years warranty