Audeze EL-8 Titanium, Over Ear, Closed Back Headphone
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- Top Choice Closed-Back Headphones - The clear choice for anyone looking for audiophile and pro-grade sound in a portable, planar magnetic headphone. Innovative design features a near weightless diaphragm, plus patented Uniforce voice-coil technology, Fluxor Magnet Arrays, and Fazor Elements.
- With Lightning Cable for Apple Users - Our 24-bit lightning cable brings a significantly better sound through its built-in amplifier, DAC and DSP that lets you bypass the internal components in your iPhone, iPod or iPad. Also offers a SIRI-compatible microphone for voice calls
- Customize With The Audeze iOS App - Personalize your music playback with a 10-band equalizer that changes EQ in real time, and refine bass levels and tamp down highs on peaky recordings with the exclusive Audeze iOS app.
- By Audeze - From the makers of the elite Audeze LCD 3 and Audeze LCD 2, the award-winning EL-8 planar magnetic headphones offer affordability, stellar design, usability and Audeze's signature sound.
- Made in the USA, Designed With BMW - EL-8 Titanium Magnetic Planar Closed-Back Headphones are designed, engineered and handcrafted in our Southern California factory. Custom aluminum frame, floating headband and closed-back headphone style designed by our strategic partner Designworks, a BMW group subsidiary.
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Audeze - EL-8 Titanium Closed-back Planar Magnetic Headphones with Audeze CIPHER lightning cable that has a integrated AMP/DSP/DAC and in-line mic. Pro grade Sound Quality with 24 bit connection Plus Premium Comfort. Made in the USA
Audeze started in 2008 in a garage (of course!) when its founders came across a revolutionary flexible circuit material developed for NASA. Realizing this could be a great advance in planar magnetic technology, they first started to make pro audio PA speakers, but dropped this project and started making headphones – the LCD-1.
Taking this first headphone to the Rocky Mountain Audio Fest, it was a tremendous hit, and that success launched the company. Hanging on that garage wall was the 2001 Space Odyssey poster, and that inspired the company’s name. The founders wanted a name that had something to do with a “journey through audio,” so Odyssey would be perfect, and that’s how the name Audeze (pronounced “odyssey”) was born.
AUDEZE'S PLANAR MAGNETIC TECHNOLOGY
Audeze headphones employ cutting-edge planar magnetic headphone technology for more accurate, high-quality audiophile sound. Our high-end planar magnetic technology connects you to your favorite artists and musicians as if you were right there at the original event.
- We use space-age materials in a near weightless diaphragm that’s four times larger than typical headphones for fast response times, higher resolution and improved imaging, and dramatically reduced distortion.
- Patented Uniforce voice-coil technology delivers a uniform driving force across the entire diaphragm for near zero distortion.
- Patented Fluxor Magnet Arrays focus the magnetic flux nearly doubling the power driving the diaphragm for even lower distortion and greater accuracy.
- Patented Fazor Elements guide internal headphone soundwaves to avoid resonance, producing a more accurate waveform.
MORE FEATURES OF THE EL-8 TITANIUM HEADPHONES
More on the EL-8 Titanium Headphones
The EL-8 Titanium is designed for Apple users with its integrated Lightning cable. Otherwise, it is identical in performance to the EL8 closed back. The EL-8 is the clear choice for anyone looking for audiophile and pro-grade sound. Users worldwide rave about the quality and clarity of sound in this portable, over-the-ear headphone.
The World’s First 24-bit Lightning Cable for Higher-resolution SoundImmerse yourself in sound with Audeze’s one-of-a-kind CIPHER cable for a significant upgrade to your listening experience. It features an inline system-on-a-chip that drives your music to levels you never dreamed of by bypassing the iPhone’s internal DAC and amplifier and streaming high-resolution audio to our high-quality DAC with DSP for significantly better sound quality. The Cipher cable also features a SIRI-compatible microphone for voice calls.
Engineered and Handcrafted in Audeze's California Factory
The sturdy aluminum frame is built to last a lifetime, the earpads and headband are handcrafted with luxurious faux leather for best sound and maximum comfort. The headband fits everyone and contributes to superb long-term comfort. The EL-8 is made at our Southern California factory and engineered to immerse you in sound.
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The built in CIPHER Lightning cable is a nice convenience as i have an iPhone 7, but the max output when using it is weak. I have done most listening with a TEAC Headphone DSP/AMP and the included analog cable on the headphones.