Audeze LCD-3 headphone - Lambskin leather

Audeze LCD-3 headphone - Lambskin leather

"In pragmatic, real-world terms, however, Audeze LCD3 may be the best of the best, partly because it works so well with moderately-priced, high-quality headphone amps, and partly because its prices falls thousands of dollars below that of its closest competitor (namely, the SR-009)."1

"The Best Headphones in the World"
Planar magnetic drivers for clear detailed sound and dynamics
Fazor technology for improved phase response, 3-dimensional imaging
High-powered headphone amp not required but needed for best sound quality
Open-back design for more live-like music listening
Closely match transducers, even the earpads by leather texture and color


Audeze LCD-3 headphone - Lambskin leather


Product Info


Audeze's reference LCD-3 has been called the best in the world by many audio reviewers, music creators and end-users. This headphone delivers resolution that is extremely detailed it allows you to experience audio like you would, at a the studio or venue. You will need an external headphone amplifier to get the best out of these headphones.

Audeze patent-pending Fazor elements help guide and manage the flow of sound in the headphone. Two Fazor elements are placed just outside the two magnet structures that surround the diaphragm. The result is improved phase response, greater frequency extension, smoother frequency response, and remarkable 3D holographic imaging.

Made in USA, the LCD-3 is truly luxurious. Crafted from Zebrano wood and super-soft leather earpads, it encourages uninterrupted hours of comfortable listening.

Each LCD-3 comes with:

- 2.5m 1/4in to dual 4-pin mini-XLR cable
- 3.5mm to 1/4in stereo adapter
- Ruggedized travel case

LCD-3 Specifications
- Style: Circumaural - open
- Transducer type: Planar magnetic
- Magnetic structure: Proprietary push-pull
- Magnet type: Neodymium
- Transducer size: 106 mm
- Maximum power handling: 15 W (for 200 ms)
- Sound pressure level (SPL): >130 db with 15 W
- Frequency response: 5 Hz - 20 KHz, usable high-frequency extension of 50 KHz
- Total harmonic distortion (THD): Less than 1% throughout entire frequency range
- Impedance: 110 ohms
- Efficiency: 102 dB/1 mW
- Optimal power requirement: 1-4 W
- Weight: 600 g
- Cable length: 2.5 m (8.2 ft)

Footnote 1: We encourage you to read fully the hi-fi+ review at Audeze LCD3 Headphone. It is one amongst many reviews you can google that testify to the LCD-3's live-like musical accuracy and performance.

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