47points

Audeze LCD-XC

40points

Sennheiser HD 800

Comparison winner
Audeze LCD-XC
Sennheiser HD 800
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16 facts in comparison

Audeze LCD-XC vs Sennheiser HD 800

Audeze LCD-XC
Sennheiser HD 800
47
points
Audeze LCD-XC
40
points
Sennheiser HD 800

Why is Audeze LCD-XC better than Sennheiser HD 800?

  • 1Hz lower low-frequency
    ?

    5Hzvs6Hz
  • 28dB/mW higher sound pressure level
    ?

    130dB/mWvs102dB/mW
  • 278 Ohms lower impedance
    ?

    22 Ohmsvs300 Ohms
  • Has a neodymium magnet
    ?
  • Travel bag is included
    ?

Why is Sennheiser HD 800 better than Audeze LCD-XC?

  • 1000Hz higher high-frequency
    ?

    51000Hzvs50000Hz
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?
  • 320g lighter
    330gvs650g
  • Has a 3.5mm male connector
    ?
  • 0.5m longer cable
    ?

    3mvs2.5m
  • Has a straight plug
    ?
  • Has an open-back design
    ?

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-XC
Sennheiser HD 800
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-XC
Sennheiser HD 800
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-XC
Sennheiser HD 800
4.weight
?

Best

Sony MDR-EX150AP

3g

650g

330g

5.travel bag is included
?

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

Audeze LCD-XC
Sennheiser HD 800
6.cable length
?

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.

Best

Pioneer SE-A1000

6m

2.5m

3m

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

51000Hz

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

6Hz

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

102dB/mW

4.has passive noise reduction
?

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.

For example

Skullcandy Sesh

Audeze LCD-XC
Sennheiser HD 800
5.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

22 Ohms

300 Ohms

6.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.

For example

Beats Solo Pro

Audeze LCD-XC
Sennheiser HD 800

Connectivity

1.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-XC
Sennheiser HD 800

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