47points

Audeze LCD-X

38points

Sennheiser HD 800 S

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Audeze LCD-X
Sennheiser HD 800 S
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Audeze LCD-X vs Sennheiser HD 800 S

Audeze LCD-X
Sennheiser HD 800 S
Audeze LCD-X
Sennheiser HD 800 S

Why is Audeze LCD-X better than Sennheiser HD 800 S?

  • 278 Ohms lower impedance
    22 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
  • Travel bag is included

Why is Sennheiser HD 800 S better than Audeze LCD-X?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    51000Hzvs50000Hz
  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    4Hzvs5Hz
  • 270g lighter
    330gvs600g
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a straight plug
  • 0.5m longer cable
    3mvs2.5m

Top specs and features

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Design

1.has stereo speakers
Audeze LCD-X
Sennheiser HD 800 S

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-X
Sennheiser HD 800 S

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-X
Sennheiser HD 800 S

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.

4.weight

600g

330g

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

5.travel bag is included
Audeze LCD-X
Sennheiser HD 800 S

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

6.has a straight plug
Audeze LCD-X
Sennheiser HD 800 S

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

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Sound quality

1.highest frequency

50000Hz

51000Hz

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

2.lowest frequency

5Hz

4Hz

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

3.has a neodymium magnet
Audeze LCD-X
Sennheiser HD 800 S

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

4.impedance

22 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.

Best

Flips Solo 2 Social

4 Ohms

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