53points

AKG K872

48points

Audeze LCD-XC

Comparison winner
AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC
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AKG K872 vs Audeze LCD-XC

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC
53
points
AKG K872
48
points
Audeze LCD-XC

Why is AKG K872 better than Audeze LCD-XC?

  • 4000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    54000Hzvs50000Hz
  • Has passive noise reduction
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 260g lighter
    390gvs650g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 0.5m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs2.5m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Audeze LCD-XC better than AKG K872?

  • 18dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    130dB/mWvs112dB/mW
  • 14 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    22 Ohmsvs36 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC
2.has an over-the-ear form
?

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC
3.has a detachable cable
?

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

390g

650g

5.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

For example

JBL T460BT

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC
6.travel bag is included
?

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC

Sound quality

1.highest frequency
?

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.

Best

Sony MDR-Z1R

120000Hz

54000Hz

50000Hz

2.lowest frequency
?

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.

Best

Sony MH1CBLK

1Hz

5Hz

5Hz

3.sound pressure level
?

Devices with a higher sound pressure level are generally louder when supplied with any given audio source.

Best

AKG K553 Pro

144dB/mW

112dB/mW

130dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC
5.impedance
?

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

36 Ohms

22 Ohms

6.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
?

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC

Features

1.can be used as a headset
?

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

AKG K872
Audeze LCD-XC

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