LCD-5 is the exciting new Flagship Open-Back Planar-Magnetic headphone from Audeze, featuring an all new light weight design and Parallel Uniforce™ diaphragms! LCD-5 is the end result of Audeze's long term commitment to delivering reference products, be sure to pair it with a top of the line amp like our GS-X Mini to hear LCD-5 at it's best!
Featuring our core technologies while adding some new innovations like our Parallel Uniforce voice coil, the LCD-5 incorporates decades of audio and technology research to deliver all the aspects of a truly reference audio experience
Audeze CEO Sankar Thiagasamudram
The LCD-5 sets a new standard for accuracy using a new driver design with Audeze’s own patent-pending Parallel UniforceTM voice coils and new magnet assembly. LCD-5 represents a completely new design made specifically for minimal reflections, improved frequency response, and a more open yet accurate soundstage. LCD-5’s impedance is 14 Ohms, sensitivity is 90dB, and it weighs just 420 grams (1/3 less than the LCD-4!). Handcrafted in California, USA, the LCD-5 has been meticulously engineered to provide unmatched audio for industry professionals and audiophiles alike!
Featuring Audeze’s patented core technologies, and new acoustically designed leather earpads, an improved and luxurious carbon fiber suspension headband, deep “tortoise shell” acetate rings, all-new magnesium housing, plus their latest premium audio cable made with high-purity copper, and an aluminum travel case.
Max Power Handling
Minimum power requirement
Recommended Power Level
5Hz to 50kHz
Fluxor magnet array
Nano-Scale Parallel Uniforce
<0.1% @ 100dB
The planar-magnetic driver design used by Audeze moves a large ultra-thin driver between magnet arrays, capable of great air movement. This helps create the signature powerful bass that Audeze headphones have become known for, in addition to a natural, extended treble.