68points

Audeze LCD-1

58points

Audeze LCD2 Classic

Audeze LCD-1
Comparison winner
Audeze LCD2 Classic
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32 facts in comparison

Audeze LCD-1 vs Audeze LCD2 Classic

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
68
points
Audeze LCD-1
58
points
Audeze LCD2 Classic

Why is Audeze LCD-1 better than Audeze LCD2 Classic?

  • 54 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs70 Ohms
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Audeze LCD2 Classic better than Audeze LCD-1?

  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    130dB/mWvs120dB/mW
  • 16mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    106mmvs90mm

Price comparison

Audeze LCD-1

Buy used:

$849.00

ProductStorePrice
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Over Ear Open Back | Shedua...Audeze LCD-2 Over Ear Open Back | Shedua Wood Ring Headphones
Amazon logo
$995.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Closed Back Over Ear Isolat...Audeze LCD-2 Closed Back Over Ear Isolating Headphones with New Suspension Headband
Amazon logo
$899.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonLCDi3 in-Ear Headphones with Bluetooth 5...LCDi3 in-Ear Headphones with Bluetooth 5.0 and Lightning and Analog Cables
Amazon logo
$899.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Over Ear, Open Back Headpho...Audeze LCD-2 Over Ear, Open Back Headphone, Rosewood, Leather-Free
Amazon logo
$995.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphon...Audeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphone with New Suspension Headband Creator Package – no Travel case
Amazon logo
$1,199.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-4 Over Ear | Open Back Headph...Audeze LCD-4 Over Ear | Open Back Headphone | Ebony Wood Ring | Leather Ear Pads
Amazon logo
$3,995.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Over Ear | Open Back Headph...Audeze LCD-2 Over Ear | Open Back Headphone | Rosewood Wood Rings | Leather earpads
Amazon logo
$1,145.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-4z Over Ear | Open Back Headp...Audeze LCD-4z Over Ear | Open Back Headphone | Magnesium housing | Leather Earpads
Amazon logo
$3,995.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-3 Over Ear Open Back Headphon...Audeze LCD-3 Over Ear Open Back Headphone Zebrano Wood Rings with New Suspension Headband
Amazon logo
$1,945.00
Audeze LCD-1 walmartAudeze iSINE 20 In-Ear Headphones with S...Audeze iSINE 20 In-Ear Headphones with Standard Cable Regular
walmart logo
$549.00

Audeze LCD2 Classic

ProductStorePrice
Audeze LCD2 Classic AmazonAUDEZE Flat Drive Type Headphone LCD2 Cl...AUDEZE Flat Drive Type Headphone LCD2 Classic 100-LC-1015-00【Japan Domestic genuine products】【Ships from JAPAN】
Amazon logo
$855.59

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. Show more

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
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.

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
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.

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
4.sweat resistant
?

Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.

For example

Skullcandy Vert

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes. Show more

For example

Skullcandy Vert

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
6.travel bag is included
?

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

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic

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-Z1

120000Hz

50000Hz

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

10Hz

10Hz

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

120dB/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.

For example

Skullcandy Method ANC

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
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

16 Ohms

70 Ohms

6.driver unit size
?

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Best

Monoprice Monolith M1060

106mm

90mm

106mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Groov-e Sound Buds

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
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.

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
?

Device supports fast Bluetooth pairing using NFC so it can communicate with other devices over Bluetooth. You can fastly pair devices without entering a code by simply holding one device next to the device with which it is to be paired.

For example

Samsung Level On Wireless

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic

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 apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.

For example

Groov-e Sound Buds

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
2.control panel placed on a device
?

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.

For example

Skullcandy Vert

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
3.has an in-line control panel
?

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

For example

Skullcandy Method ANC

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.

For example

Samsung Level On Wireless

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
5.Has voice prompts
?

With voice prompts, you will automatically receive information via audio messages – for instance, you may find out that the battery is running low, and it's time to recharge the device.

For example

Skullcandy Vert

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
6.has voice commands
?

You can use your voice to control key functions of the device and you can easily access your device without pushing any button.

For example

Groov-e Sound Buds

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic

Price comparison

Audeze LCD-1

Buy used:

$849.00

ProductStorePrice
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Over Ear Open Back | Shedua...Audeze LCD-2 Over Ear Open Back | Shedua Wood Ring Headphones
Amazon logo
$995.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Closed Back Over Ear Isolat...Audeze LCD-2 Closed Back Over Ear Isolating Headphones with New Suspension Headband
Amazon logo
$899.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonLCDi3 in-Ear Headphones with Bluetooth 5...LCDi3 in-Ear Headphones with Bluetooth 5.0 and Lightning and Analog Cables
Amazon logo
$899.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Over Ear, Open Back Headpho...Audeze LCD-2 Over Ear, Open Back Headphone, Rosewood, Leather-Free
Amazon logo
$995.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphon...Audeze LCD-X Over Ear Open Back Headphone with New Suspension Headband Creator Package – no Travel case
Amazon logo
$1,199.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-4 Over Ear | Open Back Headph...Audeze LCD-4 Over Ear | Open Back Headphone | Ebony Wood Ring | Leather Ear Pads
Amazon logo
$3,995.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Over Ear | Open Back Headph...Audeze LCD-2 Over Ear | Open Back Headphone | Rosewood Wood Rings | Leather earpads
Amazon logo
$1,145.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-4z Over Ear | Open Back Headp...Audeze LCD-4z Over Ear | Open Back Headphone | Magnesium housing | Leather Earpads
Amazon logo
$3,995.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-3 Over Ear Open Back Headphon...Audeze LCD-3 Over Ear Open Back Headphone Zebrano Wood Rings with New Suspension Headband
Amazon logo
$1,945.00
Audeze LCD-1 walmartAudeze iSINE 20 In-Ear Headphones with S...Audeze iSINE 20 In-Ear Headphones with Standard Cable Regular
walmart logo
$549.00

Audeze LCD2 Classic

ProductStorePrice
Audeze LCD2 Classic AmazonAUDEZE Flat Drive Type Headphone LCD2 Cl...AUDEZE Flat Drive Type Headphone LCD2 Classic 100-LC-1015-00【Japan Domestic genuine products】【Ships from JAPAN】
Amazon logo
$855.59

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