“ Caveat I am an unabashed fan of orthodynamic headphones. Have been a dedicated orthohead for over two years now. All thanks to dBel84 for introducing me to some home made SFI driver based headphones at a meet. The Orthodynamic thread soon became a sanctuary and the folks who take part in the thread very close friends. We are dedicated group who share a passion for planar driven...” --sachu
“Originally published on February 6, 2012 Note: this review is an exact cross-post from post #1 of this thread on Head-Fi, which contains some user discussion on the review that may be relevant to read: http://www.head-fi.org/t/594426/mini-review-audeze-lcd-3-vs-lcd-2-r2-sr-007-et-al - download a printable 5-page PDF version of this review (right-click the link & save target) -...” --Asr
“Audeze LCD-XC When I first put the LCD-XC’s on my head I thought to myself: “Wow, finally I no longer have to sacrifice sound quality or a natural/neutral presentation when listening to closed headphones.” The first group of closed headphones that I’ve previously owned were ones that isolated well enough but really made you constantly feel that you were giving up a bit...” --MacedonianHero
“Hello hifi communities. This is my very first thread on head-fi as well as the first review. So please chill if you dislike my opinions and ignorant. I just received my LCD-X, paired up with Burson Conductor running through foobar on ASIO with flacs, excited and unboxed......... Pictures: LCD-2 with LCD-X Burson Conductor / AKG Q701 ...” --SnowReborn
“ This is a review of Audeze EL-8C closed back planar magnetic full size headphones: https://www.audeze.com/products/el-8-collection/el-8-closed-back, with a bonus review of Audeze Deckard desktop DAC/Amplifier: https://www.audeze.com/products/amplifiers/deckard Before I start my write-up, I would like to Thank Audeze for providing me with review samples in exchange for my...” --twister6
“Background and Expectation: I am fan of over-ear dynamic headphones. I have or had many dynamic headphones, but I have never own a planar dynamic before. I plan to buy the Audeze EL-8 as my first taste of planar dynamics. I choose EL-8 for 2 reason: 1. It is one of the newest planar dynamics headphone and featured with Fazor Tech. 2. Price. I only plan to spend less than...” --Nap-Chiang
“ Hello guys, I remember the day I wrote my first question on this forum. The first response contained "Welcome and sorry for your wallet." I did not understand for the moment what that was supposed to mean. The question was about what headphone amplifier I should get. I was thinking on a no more than 200EUR budget. Well needless to say, in a few days I bought a Corda Cantate 2 with over...” --dan.gheorghe
Type: Planar Magnetic, Open Air construction Ear coupling: Circumaural Ear cushions: exchangeable, velvet finish Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 20 KHz, usable high frequency extension 50 KHz Distortion: less than 1%, full output Sensitivity: 96 dB, 1 mW Output: 126 dB, 1W; 133 dB, 5W Power Handling: 5 W RMS, 10W program, 50W peak, 100 ms. Transducer active diaphragm area: 5...