50points

Audeze LCD-4

44points

Focal Utopia

Comparison winner
Audeze LCD-4
Focal Utopia
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14 facts in comparison

Audeze LCD-4 vs Focal Utopia

Audeze LCD-4
Focal Utopia
50
points
Audeze LCD-4
44
points
Focal Utopia

Why is Audeze LCD-4 better than Focal Utopia?

  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 26dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    130dB/mWvs104dB/mW
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • 66mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    106mmvs40mm

Why is Focal Utopia better than Audeze LCD-4?

  • 110 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    90 Ohmsvs200 Ohms

Price comparison

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.

Audeze LCD-4
Focal Utopia
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-4
Focal Utopia
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-4
Focal Utopia
4.travel bag is included
?

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

Audeze LCD-4
Focal Utopia
5.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

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

For example

Jaybird Vista

Audeze LCD-4
Focal Utopia
6.has a straight plug
?

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Audeze LCD-4
Focal Utopia

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-Z1R

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

5Hz

5Hz

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

130dB/mW

104dB/mW

4.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

200 Ohms

90 Ohms

5.has a neodymium magnet
?

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.

Audeze LCD-4
Focal Utopia
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

Audeze LCD2 Classic

106mm

106mm

40mm

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Audeze LCD-4
Focal Utopia

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