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Old 12-02-2016, 05:27 PM
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Default Audeze LCD-4 arrived today



Straight out of the box and hooked up to the C1100 and they sound simply stunning. This, once I can identify the appropriate headphone amp, will form the basis of the only second system I will have ever owned.
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Old 12-02-2016, 07:08 PM
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That is quite a beauty!!
Enjoy...
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The zebra cables and LCD looks superb.
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Old 12-05-2016, 01:59 AM
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Enjoy your new headphones, they are amazing. I tried a pair in Vancouver and was very close to buying them. The bass is fantastic. I chose the Focals but these are equally as good.
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Old 12-06-2016, 12:27 AM
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Gorgeous. Congrats.
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Very nice! Did you decide upon a dedicated headphone amp yet? I bought several including the Deckard and the iFi Pro iCan for its tube or FET output stage.
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Very nice! Did you decide upon a dedicated headphone amp yet? I bought several including the Deckard and the iFi Pro iCan for its tube or FET output stage.

I personally really love the Burson Conductor V2+. It offers 8 watts of power and is very reasonably priced.
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Old 12-16-2016, 09:23 AM
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Many thanks for the positive comments. Still breaking them in but already feel that they are tightening up and becoming more revealing. I take my hat off to the designers, despite their weight, they sit incredibly comfortably even after an extended listening session. Regarding a headphone amp, I'm in no hurry and would like to sample a few before committing. Does anyone have any experience of the recently produced Audeze 'The King' headphone amp?
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Old 12-21-2016, 07:40 PM
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Awesome!!! Please post pics of your headphone amp when you purchase it.
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Old 12-21-2016, 11:36 PM
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Highly recommend the Dragon Inspire IHA-1 headphone tube amp. Handbuilt by Dennis Had, retired founder of Cary Audio. He had the LCD-3 headphones in mind when designing this amp.

http://www.theabsolutesound.com/arti...one-amplifier/

He also makes other tube amps. There is a separate long thread on his amps here on AA:

https://www.audioaficionado.org/showthread.php?t=24170
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