43points

Audeze LCD-2

40points

Sennheiser HD 820

Audeze LCD-2
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27 facts in comparison

Audeze LCD-2 vs Sennheiser HD 820

Audeze LCD-2
Sennheiser HD 820

Why is Audeze LCD-2 better than Sennheiser HD 820?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs6Hz
  • 27dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    130dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • 240 Ohms lower impedance
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    60 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
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  • Has a detachable cable
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Sennheiser HD 820 better than Audeze LCD-2?

  • 28000Hz higher high-frequency
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    48000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
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  • Has passive noise reduction
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  • 162g lighter
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    360gvs522g
  • 0.5m longer cable
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    3mvs2.5m
  • Has a straight plug
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Price comparison

Sennheiser HD 820

ProductStorePrice
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 820 Over-the-Ear Audiophil...Sennheiser HD 820 Over-the-Ear Audiophile Reference Headphones - Ring Radiator Drivers with Glass Reflector Technology, Sound Isolating Closed Earcups, Includes Balanced Cable, 2-Year Warranty (Black)
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$2,389.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone ...Sennheiser HD 800 S Reference Headphone System
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$1,543.65
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile O...Sennheiser HD 660 S - HiRes Audiophile Open Back Headphone
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$457.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone, I...Sennheiser HD 599 Open Back Headphone, Ivory
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$180.31
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 450BT Bluetooth 5.0 Wirele...Sennheiser HD 450BT Bluetooth 5.0 Wireless Headphone with Active Noise Cancellation - 30-Hour Battery Life, USB-C Fast Charging, Virtual Assistant Button, Foldable - Black
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$149.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model...Sennheiser HD280PRO Headphone (new model)
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$99.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGa...Sennheiser PXC 550-II Wireless – NoiseGard Adaptive Noise Cancelling, Bluetooth Headphone with Touch Sensitive Control and 30-Hour Battery Life
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$219.95
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonHIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar M...HIFIMAN Arya Full-Size Over Ear Planar Magnetic Audiophile Adjustable Headphone
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$1,599.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonBeyerdynamic 459038 DT 990 PRO open Stud...Beyerdynamic 459038 DT 990 PRO open Studio Headphone
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$159.00
Sennheiser HD 820 AmazonSennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional...Sennheiser HD 600 Open Back Professional Headphone
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$299.00

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audeze LCD-2
Sennheiser HD 820
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
Sennheiser HD 820
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
Sennheiser HD 820
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-2
Sennheiser HD 820
Resistance to sweat makes it ideal for use while doing sports.
5.weight

522g

360g

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.
6.can be folded
Audeze LCD-2
Sennheiser HD 820
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

6Hz

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

48000Hz

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-2
Sennheiser HD 820
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-2
Sennheiser HD 820
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

130dB/mW

103dB/mW

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

60 Ohms

300 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.

Power

1.has a removable battery
Audeze LCD-2
Sennheiser HD 820
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audeze LCD-2
Sennheiser HD 820
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audeze LCD-2
Sennheiser HD 820
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.
3.supports Wi-Fi
Audeze LCD-2
Sennheiser HD 820
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audeze LCD-2
Sennheiser HD 820
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.control panel placed on a device
Audeze LCD-2
Sennheiser HD 820
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.
3.Has an in-line control panel
Audeze LCD-2
Sennheiser HD 820
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.

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