51points

Audeze LCD-MX4

61points

Sony MDR-ZX220BT

Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
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22 facts in comparison

Audeze LCD-MX4 vs Sony MDR-ZX220BT

Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT

Why is Audeze LCD-MX4 better than Sony MDR-ZX220BT?

  • 15Hz lower low-frequency
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    5Hzvs20Hz
  • 30dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    130dB/mWvs100dB/mW
  • Has an over-the-ear form
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  • 4 Ohms lower impedance
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    20 Ohmsvs24 Ohms
  • Has a detachable cable
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  • 76mm bigger driver unit
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    106mmvs30mm
  • Travel bag is included
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  • Has an open-back design
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Why is Sony MDR-ZX220BT better than Audeze LCD-MX4?

  • Can be used as a headset
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  • Can be used wirelessly
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  • Has a rechargeable battery
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  • 419.9g lighter
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    130.1gvs550g
  • Control panel placed on a device
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  • Has a battery level indicator
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  • Has an on-ear form
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  • Supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
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Price comparison

Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
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-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
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-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
4.weight

550g

130.1g

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.can be folded
Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Foldable devices are easier to transport and take up less storage space.
6.travel bag is included
Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Sound quality

1.lowest frequency

5Hz

20Hz

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

20000Hz

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

100dB/mW

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

20 Ohms

24 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-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
6.driver unit size

106mm

30mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Power

1.has a rechargeable battery
Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
2.has a battery level indicator
Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a removable battery
Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Connectivity

1.Can be used wirelessly
Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
2.has a 3.5mm male connector
Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
3.supports Bluetooth pairing using NFC
Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
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.

Features

1.can be used as a headset
Audeze LCD-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
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-MX4
Sony MDR-ZX220BT
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.

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