Audeze has announced that its new LCD-1 reference headphones are now available and will be show this week at the AES convention in New York (booth 857).
Overview of the LCD-1:
— Includes the company’s patented Uniforce diaphragms and Fluxor magnets designed to enhance sonic detail and accuracy
— 90 mm over-ear planar drivers intended to provide wide dynamic range
— Open circumaural design to supply a transparent, spacious sound stage and stereo imaging.
— Fazor wave guides designed to facilitate rich bass with no audible distortion
— Foldable design and weight of 250 grams (8.8 ounces)
— Memory foam ear and headband for extended comfort during long listening sessions
— 3.5 mm braided cable
— 1/4-inch adapter included
— Available for $399 (USD)
“With the LCD-1, we’ve created our best sounding headphone in a compact design that’s easy to use and convenient for travel,” states Sankar Thiagasamudram, CEO of Audeze. “Whether you’re a veteran sound engineer that quickly needs to check audio with reference quality headphones or an audiophile, you’ll find the portability and sound quality of the LCD-1 to be incredibly versatile.”