52points

Audeze LCD-MX4

80points

Sony MDR-100ABN

Audeze LCD-MX4
Comparison winner
Sony MDR-100ABN
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23 facts in comparison

Audeze LCD-MX4 vs Sony MDR-100ABN

Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN
52
points
Audeze LCD-MX4
80
points
Sony MDR-100ABN

Why is Audeze LCD-MX4 better than Sony MDR-100ABN?

  • 27dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    130dB/mWvs103dB/mW
  • 12 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    20 Ohmsvs32 Ohms
  • Has an over-the-ear form
    ?
  • 66mm bigger driver unit
    ?

    106mmvs40mm
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

Why is Sony MDR-100ABN better than Audeze LCD-MX4?

  • 20000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    40000Hzvs20000Hz
  • Has active noise cancelling (noise control)
    ?
  • 260g lighter
    290gvs550g
  • Can be used as a headset
    ?
  • Can be used wirelessly
    ?
  • Can be folded
    ?
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • Control panel placed on a device
    ?

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-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN
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-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN
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-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

550g

290g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN
6.can be folded
?

Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.

Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN

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

20000Hz

40000Hz

2.lowest frequency
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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
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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

103dB/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

20 Ohms

32 Ohms

5.has active noise cancelling (noise control)
?

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.

Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN
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

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
?

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.

Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN
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-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN
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-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN

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-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN
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-MX4
Sony MDR-100ABN

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