The flagship in the Audeze headphone lineup, the LCD-5 the pinnacle of no compromise, high resolution performance, refining upon the innovations and discoveries the company has made throughout its lineup for the past 11 years. The proprietary Parallel Uniforce™ voice coils and Double Fluxor™ magnet array inside of these headphones work together to bring the pinnacle of planar technology straight to your ears. This is a listening experience that represents the very best that Audeze has to offer, and it’s truly something that every audiophile should witness.
A technological tour-de-force
The LCD-5 utilizes a bevy of Audeze’s award-winning designs and technologies, from the Fluxor magnets, newly arranged Fazor waveguides to the brand new patent-pending Parallel Uniforce™ voice coils, this is the bleeding edge in the planar headphone sphere. The sum of all these parts together is near universal praise, from HiFi critics to music production professionals, these headphones deliver your music like nothing else.
The LCD-5 offer a familiar durable chassis that weighs in ⅓ less than the LCD-4, and is fitted with sculpted ear pads to maximize comfort during long listening sessions. The soft leather touchpoints and wood ear cups put the proud, high quality craftsmanship from Audeze on full display, highlighting the sheer excellence that can be found in every area these headphones have to offer.
Even better with Roon
Thanks to an in-depth partnership with Roon, your Audeze listening experience can be taken to the next level. Activate the custom designed, Audeze specific listening profiles inside of Roon’s DSP engine, and you’ll be able to experience your headphones in a special way that can’t be found anywhere else.
LCD-5 unboxing and design review
- Product Specifications Headphone Interconnect | 4-pin mini-XLR Headphone enclosure | Over-ear, open-back Driver | 90mm Planar magnetic driver Frequency range | 5Hz - 50kHz Impedance | 14Ω Sensitivity | 90dB/1mW THD | <0.1% at 1kHz Maximum SPL |>130dB Minimum power requirement | >100mW Recommended power level | >500mW Materials | Metal and wood chassis with leather earpads Weight | 14.82oz (420g) - What's in the box 1 x LCD-5 1 x Audeze LCD hard carry case 1 x 2.5m 1/4'' to dual 4-pin mini-XLR cable 1 x Cetrificate of authenticity 1 x Document download card 1 x Pair of white gloves 2 x Storage case keys - Manuals and Downloads [@DOWNLOAD User Guide~https://drive.google.com/file/d/1nhrOGVh3y0krft1OguEBOmAzkQPq4pWp/view] - Warranty The LCD-5 is covered by a one-year general warranty and a three-year planar driver warranty, effective from the date of purchase.