68points

Audeze LCD-1

93points

Sony WH-1000XM3

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
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Audeze LCD-1 vs Sony WH-1000XM3

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
68
points
Audeze LCD-1
93
points
Sony WH-1000XM3

Why is Audeze LCD-1 better than Sony WH-1000XM3?

  • 10000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    50000Hzvs40000Hz
  • 15.5dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    120dB/mWvs104.5dB/mW
  • 31 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    16 Ohmsvs47 Ohms
  • 5g lighter
    250gvs255g
  • 50mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    90mmvs40mm
  • Has a tangle free cable
    ?
  • 0.8m longer cable
    ?

    2mvs1.2m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?

Why is Sony WH-1000XM3 better than Audeze LCD-1?

  • 6Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    4Hzvs10Hz
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Has a rechargeable battery
    ?
  • Has a battery level indicator
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?
  • Has an in-line control panel
    ?

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

Sony WH-1000XM3

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000X...Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000XM3: Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headphones with Mic and Alexa voice control - Industry Leading Active Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$278.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...Sony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Black WH-1000XM3/B (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$249.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSONY WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise canceling...SONY WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise canceling Stereo Headset(International Version/Seller Warrant) (Black)
Amazon logo
$260.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Premium Wireless Bluetoot...Sony WH1000XM3 Premium Wireless Bluetooth Noise Canceling Over Ear Headphone Bundle with Voice Assistant, Portable Carry Case, Anker 2-Port USB Wall Charger, and in-Flight Adapter - Black
Amazon logo
$288.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) Bundle with USB Adapter and More
Amazon logo
$344.29
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...Sony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones Silver WH-1000XM3/S (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$249.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony BT/NC Headphone 30H BAT Black, WH10...Sony BT/NC Headphone 30H BAT Black, WH1000XM3B.CE7
Amazon logo
$682.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000X...Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000XM3: Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headphones with Mic and Alexa voice control - Industry Leading Active Noise Cancellation - Silver
Amazon logo
$258.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WH1000XM3/B wireless noise-cancelli...Sony WH1000XM3/B wireless noise-cancelling headphones (black)
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$278.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WH1000XM3/S wireless noise-cancelli...Sony WH1000XM3/S wireless noise-cancelling headphones (silver)
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$278.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant
walmart logo
$278.00

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
Sony WH-1000XM3
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
Sony WH-1000XM3
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
Sony WH-1000XM3
4.sweat resistant
?

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

For example

Skullcandy Vert

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
5.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

250g

255g

6.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
Sony WH-1000XM3

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

40000Hz

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

4Hz

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

104.5dB/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
Sony WH-1000XM3
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

47 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

40mm

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
3.Has USB Type-C
?

The USB Type-C features reversible plug orientation and cable direction.

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
4.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

For example

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H9

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
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
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

For example

Meters OV-1 Bluetooth

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3

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.

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
4.has a noise canceling microphone
?

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

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
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.

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3
6.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base. Show more

For example

Microsoft Surface Earbuds

Audeze LCD-1
Sony WH-1000XM3

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

Sony WH-1000XM3

ProductStorePrice
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000X...Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000XM3: Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headphones with Mic and Alexa voice control - Industry Leading Active Noise Cancellation - Black
Amazon logo
$278.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...Sony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones, Black WH-1000XM3/B (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$249.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSONY WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise canceling...SONY WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise canceling Stereo Headset(International Version/Seller Warrant) (Black)
Amazon logo
$260.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Premium Wireless Bluetoot...Sony WH1000XM3 Premium Wireless Bluetooth Noise Canceling Over Ear Headphone Bundle with Voice Assistant, Portable Carry Case, Anker 2-Port USB Wall Charger, and in-Flight Adapter - Black
Amazon logo
$288.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling...Sony WH-1000XM3 Wireless Noise-Canceling Over-Ear Headphones (Black) Bundle with USB Adapter and More
Amazon logo
$344.29
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise ...Sony WH1000XM3 Bluetooth Wireless Noise Canceling Headphones Silver WH-1000XM3/S (Renewed)
Amazon logo
$249.99
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony BT/NC Headphone 30H BAT Black, WH10...Sony BT/NC Headphone 30H BAT Black, WH1000XM3B.CE7
Amazon logo
$682.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 AmazonSony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000X...Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000XM3: Wireless Bluetooth Over the Ear Headphones with Mic and Alexa voice control - Industry Leading Active Noise Cancellation - Silver
Amazon logo
$258.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WH1000XM3/B wireless noise-cancelli...Sony WH1000XM3/B wireless noise-cancelling headphones (black)
pricegrabber logo
$278.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 pricegrabberSony WH1000XM3/S wireless noise-cancelli...Sony WH1000XM3/S wireless noise-cancelling headphones (silver)
pricegrabber logo
$278.00
Sony WH-1000XM3 walmartSony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling ...Sony WH1000XM3 Wireless Noise Canceling Over-the-Ear Headphones with Google Assistant
walmart logo
$278.00

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