44points

Audeze LCD-2

42points

Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X

Audeze LCD-2
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14 facts in comparison

Audeze LCD-2 vs Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X

Audeze LCD-2
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Why is Audeze LCD-2 better than Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X?

  • 28dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    130dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Travel bag is included
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Why is Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X better than Audeze LCD-2?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
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    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 20 Ohms lower impedance
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    40 Ohmsvs60 Ohms
  • 257g lighter
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    265gvs522g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
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  • 0.5m longer cable
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    3mvs2.5m
  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

Audeze LCD-2

ProductStorePrice
Audeze LCD-2 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Over Ear | Open Back Headph...Audeze LCD-2 Over Ear | Open Back Headphone | Rosewood Wood Rings | Leather earpads
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$799.95
Audeze LCD-2 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Over Ear | Open Back Headph...Audeze LCD-2 Over Ear | Open Back Headphone | Bamboo Wood Rings | Leather
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$980.99
Audeze LCD-2 AmazonAudeze LCD-2 Closed Back Over Ear Isolat...Audeze LCD-2 Closed Back Over Ear Isolating Headphones with New Suspension Headband
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$999.99

Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X

ProductStorePrice
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X walmartAudio-Technica ATH-M20x Professional Mon...Audio-Technica ATH-M20x Professional Monitor Headphones
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$49.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audeze LCD-2
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
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-2
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
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-2
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

522g

265g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.travel bag is included
Audeze LCD-2
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
6.cable length

2.5m

3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

5Hz

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

20000Hz

40000Hz

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

130dB/mW

102dB/mW

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

60 Ohms

40 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.
5.has a neodymium magnet
Audeze LCD-2
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audeze LCD-2
Audio-Technica ATH-AD1000X
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.

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