Audeze is company based in the United States which manufactures world class planar magnetic headphones. These headphones are known for their strong aesthetic appeal and rich sound quality. They have distinguished themselves as leaders in the open-back planar magnetic headphones market, and have released additional closed back models to critical acclaim. We also recommend Audeze headphones for anyone who covets bass performance, as their bass detail and impact are exceptional.
Benefits and Privacy
The LCD-XC offers the world class sound reproduction of the LCD collection, with the added benefit of privacy and noise isolation associated with traditional closed back designs. The LCD-XC will isolate the listening from ambient noise, creating exceptional detail retrieval an intimate soundstage.
Easy to Drive
Patent pending Fazor technology allows the LCD-XC to perform exceptionally well on portable devices. Users who elect to listen on high powered external amplifiers will also experience additional improvements in power, clarity, and detail.
Focus and Clarity
Fast, dynamic and accurate sound using our proprietary technology that eliminates breakup modes found in other designs and improves focus and clarity.
Style -- Closed-back circumaural
Transducer type -- Planar magnetic
Magnetic structure -- Acoustically transparent proprietary design
Magnet type -- High-grade Neodymium
Transducer active diaphragm area -- 39.8 sq cm (6.17 sq in)
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 -- Purely resistive 22ohm
Efﬁciency -- 95dB/1mW
Optimal power requirement -- 1-4W