63points

Audeze LCD-1

54points

Audeze LCD2 Classic

Audeze LCD-1
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Audeze LCD-1 vs Audeze LCD2 Classic

Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
63
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Audeze LCD-1
54
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Audeze LCD2 Classic

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

  • 54 Ohms lower impedance
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    16 Ohmsvs70 Ohms
  • Can be folded
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  • Has a tangle free cable
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  • Has a straight plug
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Why is Audeze LCD2 Classic better than Audeze LCD-1?

  • 10dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    130dB/mWvs120dB/mW
  • 16mm bigger driver unit
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    106mmvs90mm

Price comparison

Audeze LCD-1

ProductStorePrice
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-1 Audiophile Headphones, Over...Audeze LCD-1 Audiophile Headphones, Over Ear, Open-Back, Wired
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$399.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$299.00
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
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$1,199.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonHIFIMAN SUNDARA Over-ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN SUNDARA Over-ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones with High Fidelity Design Easy to Drive by iPhone /Android Comfortable Headband Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping Black
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$349.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCDi3 Headphones with Bluetooth a...Audeze LCDi3 Headphones with Bluetooth and Lightning Cables
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$899.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonMeze 99 Classics over-ear headphones ( W...Meze 99 Classics over-ear headphones ( Walnut Silver )
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$309.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-GX Gaming Headset with Boom M...Audeze LCD-GX Gaming Headset with Boom Mic, Wired, All-Analog
Amazon logo
$1,086.79
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 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 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
Amazon logo
$499.00
Audeze LCD-1 aliexpressHaldane one pair Headphone Plug for Aude...Haldane one pair Headphone Plug for Audeze LCD-3 LCD3 LCD-2 LCD2 LCD-4 Male to MMCX Female Converter Adapter
aliexpress logo
$58.50

Audeze LCD2 Classic

ProductStorePrice
Audeze LCD2 Classic AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Classic Over Ear Open Back ...Audeze LCD-2 Classic Over Ear Open Back Headphone with New Suspension Headband
Amazon logo
$1,049.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
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.
3.has a detachable cable
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.sweat resistance
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
6.can be folded
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

10Hz

10Hz

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

50000Hz

50000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.has passive noise reduction
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
4.has active noise cancellation (noise control)
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
5.sound pressure level

120dB/mW

130dB/mW

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

16 Ohms

70 Ohms

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.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
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.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
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.
2.has a noise-canceling microphone
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
3.control panel placed on a device
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
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.
4.Has an in-line control panel
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.Has voice prompts
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
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.
6.has a mute function
Audeze LCD-1
Audeze LCD2 Classic
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.

Price comparison

Audeze LCD-1

ProductStorePrice
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-1 Audiophile Headphones, Over...Audeze LCD-1 Audiophile Headphones, Over Ear, Open-Back, Wired
Amazon logo
$399.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
Amazon logo
$299.00
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 AmazonHIFIMAN SUNDARA Over-ear Full-size Plana...HIFIMAN SUNDARA Over-ear Full-size Planar Magnetic Headphones with High Fidelity Design Easy to Drive by iPhone /Android Comfortable Headband Open-Back Design Easy Cable Swapping Black
Amazon logo
$349.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCDi3 Headphones with Bluetooth a...Audeze LCDi3 Headphones with Bluetooth and Lightning Cables
Amazon logo
$899.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonMeze 99 Classics over-ear headphones ( W...Meze 99 Classics over-ear headphones ( Walnut Silver )
Amazon logo
$309.00
Audeze LCD-1 AmazonAudeze LCD-GX Gaming Headset with Boom M...Audeze LCD-GX Gaming Headset with Boom Mic, Wired, All-Analog
Amazon logo
$1,086.79
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 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 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
Amazon logo
$499.00
Audeze LCD-1 aliexpressHaldane one pair Headphone Plug for Aude...Haldane one pair Headphone Plug for Audeze LCD-3 LCD3 LCD-2 LCD2 LCD-4 Male to MMCX Female Converter Adapter
aliexpress logo
$58.50

Audeze LCD2 Classic

ProductStorePrice
Audeze LCD2 Classic AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Classic Over Ear Open Back ...Audeze LCD-2 Classic Over Ear Open Back Headphone with New Suspension Headband
Amazon logo
$1,049.99

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