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EL8 Open Back Over-Ear Headphones

The Audeze EL8 Open Back headphones are the clear choice for anyone looking for audiophile and pro-grade sound in a portable, planar magnetic headphone. Their innovative design features a near weightless diaphragm, plus patented Uniforce voice-coil technology.

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Planar Open-Back Design

Experience the listening thrill of a huge soundstage

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Multiple Cable Options

Configure for Apple, Pono/Sony, Astell&Kern, or standard

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Designworks Design

Cool design from a BMW group subsidiary

  • Audeze uses 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.
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Availability Online, In-Store
Color Dark Wood / Black
Impedance 30 Ohms
Sensitivity 102db
Transducer Type Planar magnetic
Wired or Wireless Wired
Noise Control Noise Isolating
Adjustable Headband Click
Detachable Cable Yes
Cable Length 47"
Replaceable Earpads Yes
Travel Friendly Yes
Inputs Supported 1/8" (3.5mm)
1/4" (6.35mm)
Driver 100mm Planar Magnetic
Ear Coupling Circumaural
Frequency Response 10 - 50kHz
Foldable Yes
Works With Portables Yes
Included Accessories 2m (6.56 feet) Audeze headphone cable
3.5mm to 1/4in stereo adapter
Parts Warranty 1 Year Earpads/Headband/Cables
3 year LCD Planar Drivers
Labor Warranty 1 Year Earpads/Headband/Cables
3 year LCD Planar Drivers
Open/Closed Back Open-Back

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