Audeze EL-8. Open-Back Headphones
The EL-8 is flexible, portable, lightweight and loaded with new technology for extreme performance. It works beautifully with most portable players and phones. Designed by BMWDesignWorks USA and available in open and closed-back models, they’re built with superb craftsmanship, wood veneer accents, and enormous attention to detail.
The EL-8 features the world’s most advanced planar magnetic technology with sound quality unheard of in this or any other price category.
- Style: Open circumaural
- Transducer type: Planar magnetic
- Magnetic structure: Fluxor magnets
- Magnet type: Neodymium
- Driver Size: 100 mm
- Maximum power handling:15W (for 200ms)
- Maximum SPL: >130dB
- Frequency response: 10Hz – 50kHz
- Total harmonic distortion: <0.1% (1kHz, 1mW)
- Impedance: 30 ohms
- Efficiency: 102dB / 1mW
- Optimal power requirement: 200mW – 4W
- Weight: 460g