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Description

Our flagship headphone has been called the best in the world. At the pinnacle of our LCD Collection, the LCD-3 delivers the highest resolution music experience of all our headphones. It’s sound is always musical, spacious, ultra-realistic, with powerful bass, a rich and engaging midrange, and a top end that pulls you into the music. For the best results Audeze recommends pairing the LCD-3 with an external headphone amplifier.

Specifications

Style Open circumaural
Transducer type Planar magnetic
Magnetic structure Proprietary push-pull design
Magnet type Neodymium
Transducer active diaphragm area 39.8 cm2 (6.17 in2)
Maximum power handling 15W (for 200ms)
Sound pressure level >130dB with 15W
Frequency response 5Hz – 20kHz extended out to 50kHz
Total harmonic distortion <1% through entire frequency range
Impedance 110 ohms
Efficiency 102dB / 1mW
Optimal power requirement 1 – 4W

 

Reviews

The LCD3 is – quite simply – Audeze’s attempt to build a headphone that offers (according to the company), ‘the highest level of audio quality, unsurpassed bass extension, exceptional treble and the best mid-range you will find in headphones.’ That’s an ambitious sonic goal. Does it achieve that, and if so, does its healthy price tag represent true value for money. Well, not wishing to spoil the review from the get-go, we’ll offer you this introductory hint; the LCD3 is arguably one of the two best headphones that money can buy at this point in time. Read More