Audeze LCD-2 sale has a new low: $650 [two options]

Planar Mania 2017 continues as more and more models come out, thus putting more price pressure on existing models. Which may explain why the return of the cyclical Audeze LCD-2 sale at Adorama is now at $649. Previous “cyclical sales” were at $699.

+ Audeze LCD-2 Aluminum and Lambskin for $649

+ Audeze LCD-2 Shedua Wood Edition for $650

AUDEZE Deckard Headphone DAC/amp for $449

For a limited time, the new condition AUDEZE Deckard Headphone DAC/amp (Class A amplifier) is on sale for $449 with free shipping at Adorama.com as one of their in-progress Audeze offers.

The typical price for this is $699 over there when it’s not on sale.

Open-Box Audeze LCD-3 (Z&L) for $1249

If you are comfortable with open-box headphones that come with the full warranty, then that’s a way to save some money. Adorama at the moment has these open-box headphones available:

Used Audeze Deckard Class A DAC/amp for $524+ [updated]

Back to Audeze. Their Deckard Class A DAC/amp goes for $700 in new condition at authorized dealers, but if you are willing to go “The Way of The Used”, then there are some options:

+ SOLD OUT as of 9/30/17 recheck: in B-Stock condition for $489 at RazorDog Audio

+ in USED condition for $524 + shipping at Adorama with a 90-day warranty and 30-day return policy

+ with shipping added to the total price, you can get it to $539 with free shipping by Adorama on eBay

[DEAD] Audeze LCD-X Open Over-Ear Planars for $1100

As of 9/30/17 recheck, this recurring sale expired again…

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[DEAD] Manufacturer Refurbished Audeze EL-8 Closed Wood Over-Ear Planars with Warranty for $339

As of a 10/10/17 recheck, this is sold out…

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Audeze EL-8 Closed-Back Planars with Cipher Cable for $499

This is back on the sale train again for a limited time again. The new condition closed-back over-ear Audeze EL-8 planar-magnetic headphones with the cipher cable (lightning cable) are on sale for $499 with free shipping at Adorama.com. They average 4.6 out of 5 based on 11 customer reviews over there. This is the black/silver Titanium, not Wood.

[DEAD] Manufacturer Refurbished Audeze EL-8 Closed Wood Over-Ear Planars with Warranty for $339

As of 9/19/17 AM re-check, this is sold out again. If you missed it, fear not ~ this seems to be going in and out every few days, so chances are it may return in the future…

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Audeze SINE Closed On-Ears w/Cipher Lightning for $299

The planar party moves to the on-ear front now, with the new condition Audeze SINE closed-back on-ears with the Cipher Lightning cable currently on sale for $299 with free shipping and handling at Adorama.com. No coupon needed, the price you see is the price you pay while this limited time offer is running.

[DEAD] Refurbished AUDEZE EL-8 Open Back Planars for $340 (with Warranty)

As of a 9/5/17 PM re-check, this sold out and is no longer available in refurbished condition at this price…

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[DEAD] Audeze LCD-2 Planar Over-Ears for $699

This recurring promotion expired…

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Audeze EL-8 Planars Closed-back Titanium for $550

Of the various options of the Audeze EL-8 planar magnetics, the closed-back Titanium EL-8 with the integrated Apple Cipher cable is on sale for a limited time for $550 with free shipping at Adorama.com. The other EL-8 options remain at their usual prices. Its formal, manufacturer name is 200-E8-1117-00. Memorize it, it will be on the Headphones 101 Mid-Term Exam 🙂

Pre-order new Audeze LCDi4 Planars for $2495

If you want to be among the first to get the new flagship Audeze earphones, the planar LCDi4, they are now available for pre-ordering at reputable online dealer B&H Photo for the flagship price of $2495 with free expedited shipping when they get released. There is no specific shipping estimate other than the all-encompassing “coming soon”.

Used Audeze LCD3 Planar Magnetic for $1490 [one left]

UPDATE: yes, it is funny, the Hifiman store is selling a used Audeze headphone 🙂

The Audeze LCD3 Planar Magnetic headphones are available in “Used – Very Good” condition for $1490 with free shipping by the Hifiman store through Amazon Warehouse Deals. Hifiman’s Amazon store includes a gallery of pictures of the actual unit they have for sale (there’s only one unit available). Clicking on one of those tiny thumbnail pictures over there will bring up the gallery with the six pictures.

Make sure the seller is the Hifiman store, and not the “Just Launched” sellers who sadly continue to troll Amazon listings. Here’s a screenshot of what to look for if you are not familiar:

Clicking on one of the thumbnails over there at their Amazon listing (not above, it’s just a screenshot), brings up the gallery of six pictures, a screenshot of those right below:

More Audeze headphones on sale at Adorama

In addition to the previously mentioned new condition Audeze LCD-2 (Aluminum and Lambskin) planar-magnetic over-ears on sale again for $699 with free shipping for a limited time at authorized dealer Adorama.com, they have a few more Audeze headphones on sale as well:

+ Audeze LCD-2 (Shedua) and iFi micro iDSD for $995

+ Audeze LCD-3 Planars + iFi PRO iCan amp for $2300

+ Audeze LCD-4 with iFi PRO iCAN head-amp for $3995

+ Audeze LCD-4 with iFi PRO iCAN head-amp and iFi Pro Series iESL energiser for $5000

Audeze LCD-2 (Aluminum and Lambskin) for $699

This recurring sale has been turned back on again, about a month since the last time it went on sale, the new condition Audeze LCD-2 (Aluminum and Lambskin) planar-magnetic over-ears are going $699 with free shipping for a limited time at authorized dealer Adorama.com. No coupon, no rebate, just add-to-cart and checkout.

Used Audeze LCD-X Planars for $1299 [or Less]

We cover everything from single figure to four figure headphones and assorted gear here. To the four figure we go now, authorized dealer Adorama’s eBay store is offering the used AUDEZE LCD-X headphones for $1299 with free shipping. There is only one unit available.

NOTE: Best Offer is enabled on this offer, so you can try to negotiate a lower price within eBay’s “Best Offer” framework. If you are not familiar with it, here’s a screenshot of what to look for:

SINE Closed On-Ears with Cipher 24-Bit Lightning Cable for $340

The last time we posted this was late January 2017, and as of this recheck, the sale is back, it is the the SINE On-Ear Headphone with Cipher 24-Bit Lightning Cable is on sale for $340 with free shipping at authorized dealer Adorama. These are planar magnetic closed-back on-ears. Offer ends 5/30/17.

Audeze LCD-2 (Shedua) and iFi micro iDSD for $995

This recurring offer has returned. It’s bundle time again, the Audeze LCD-2 planar magnetics (Shedua wood) is bundled with the iFi micro iDSD Black label edition, together going for $995 with free shipping for  a limited time at authorized dealers Adorama.com. This is a limited time offer. No coupon/rebate needed. The last time we posted this was about two months ago.

Audeze LCD-X and iFi micro iDSD Black + Fiio X5 III for $1800

And another bundle to make your wallet cry, this is a bundle of three, again centered on an Audeze planar headphone, the LCD-X (aluminum and lambskin leather), along with the iFi micro iDSD Black Label Edition and the Fiio X5 (3rd generation), all together, going for $1800 at Adorama.com with free shipping for a limited time.

Audeze LCD-2 with AK 100 II for $1150 to $1200

More Audeze action, this time we have two versions of the LCD-2 bundled with the Astell & Kern AK 100 II on sale for a limited time at authorized dealer Adorama as follows:

+ AUDEZE LCD-2 Lambskin + AK for $1150
+ AUDEZE LCD-2 Rosewood + AK for $1200

Audeze LCD X + Grace m920 + Crimson HPA100 + Just Mobile Stand for $3500

Another recurring Audeze sale is back ON again, this is a Quartet Bundle at B&H Photo going for $3500 with free shipping. The four items included, all in new condition, are:

  • Audeze LCD-X headphones (Anodized Aluminum, Lambskin Leather)
  • Grace Design m920 High Resolution Monitoring System
  • Crimson Audio HPA100 Reference Headphone Amplifier
  • Just Mobile HS-100 Headphone Stand

No coupon, no rebate, this is a bundle discount. Just add the bundle to cart and proceed to checkout.

Audeze LCD-2 (Aluminum and Lambskin) for $699

About a month since the last time it went on sale, the Audeze LCD-2 (Aluminum and Lambskin) planar-magnetic over-ears are on sale again for $699 with free shipping for a limited time at authorized dealer Adorama.com. No coupon, no rebate, just add-to-cart and checkout.

Audeze LCD-3 + AK AK100 II DAP + iFi micro iDSD Black Label for $2050

Yesterday we featured some of the lower priced iFi models, today, it’s the make your wallet cry bundles. We start with a $2050 bundle of three different audiophile products, all together offered by Adorama, authorized dealers of the three:

  • AUDEZE LCD-3 Planar Magnetic Headphones with Case, Zebrano & Lambskin Leather headphones
  • Astell & Kern AK100 II DAP in Smoky Blue
  • iFi micro iDSD Black Label Edition

Strategically, even if you need two of the three, you can get the bundle, and gift or trade or sell the one you don’t want.

This is a limited time offer, but there are no coupons, and no rebates. The promotion is running as long as you see the sale price over there.

[DEAD] Used Audeze Case for EL8 for $20~ shipped

This sold out… The Audeze headphone case for their EL8 headphones, model CSE1016, is available in “Used – Excellent Plus” condition at authorized dealer Adorama.com for $16 plus shipping. Shipping is around $4 for the slowest option (enter zipcode over there to get custom estimates). This bag goes for $39 in new condition.

Fostex TH-900 Mk II and Audeze Deckard amp for $1400

Bundle up time once again. This time it is two different headphone manufacturers bundled up, the new condition Fostex TH-900 Mark II headphones are bundled with the Audeze Deckard headphone-amp, together for $1400 with free shipping at Adorama.com. No coupon, no rebate, just add to cart and proceed to checkout.

Audeze LCD-2 (Aluminum and Lambskin) for $699

This recurring promotion has recurred again 🙂 The Audeze LCD-2 (Aluminum and Lambskin) planar-magnetic over-ears are on sale again for $699 with free shipping for a limited time at authorized dealer Adorama.com. No coupon, no rebate, just add-to-cart and checkout.

Audeze iSine 10 Lightning with FREE Fiio X3 II for $399 [also: iSine 10 w/STD cable and X3 II for $369]

The brand new FiiO X5 (3rd Generation) with smartphone and Android internals is going for $400 in new condition at authorized dealers (eg various at amazon.com). If you don’t want the latest Fiio model AND you also want the new Audeze iSine 10 in-ears, then you can get the second generation of the Fiio X3 (not X5) bundled with the iSine 10s for either FREE or for $20 more (depending on which iSine 10 model you get). The X3 II goes for $170 on its own so this is a pretty sizeable discount!

So to the bundles after that senatorial introduction 🙂 Adorama has two bundles of the iSine 10 IEMs bundled with the Fiio X3 II DAP. They are authorized dealers for both brands.

The iSine 10 with standard cable is bundled with the Fiio X3 II goes for $369 with free shipping; versus $349 without the Fiio X3 II. No coupon or rebate is needed, just add to cart and proceed.

If you are of the Lightning/Apple persuasion, the iSine 10 with Lightning is bundled with the Fiio X3 II goes for $399 with free shipping; versus $399 without the Fiio X3 II. That’s right, the Fiio X3 II is FREE for this bundle! No coupon or rebate is needed, just add to cart and proceed.

Audeze LCD-4 with iFi PRO iCAN head-amp for $3995

The Audeze LCD-4 is bundled with the iFi PRO iCAN headphone amp, together going for $3995 with free shipping and handling by authorized dealer Adorama.com. This is a limited time but recurring offer.

AUDEZE iSINE 10 In-Ears + iFi nano iDSD Light Edition for $349

If you had been waiting for a deal to get the new Audeze iSine 10 planar in-ears, wait no more! For a limited time, authorized dealer Adorama is bundling the AUDEZE iSINE 10 In-Ears WITH the iFi nano iDSD Light Edition, TOGETHER going for $349 with free shipping. This is the same price as the iSine10 on their own.

The iFi goes for $129 on its own, so it’s like getting it for free. If you don’t want the iFi, you can always trade it with local or internet friends or sell it or gift it. Amps don’t go in the ears, so more people are willing to buy them from peers 🙂

AUDEZE iSINE 10 In-Ears (Lightning) + iFi nano iDSD Light Edition for $399

The second of the iSine + iFi bundles is for Lightning music source fans. It is the iSine 10 planar in-ears with both Lightning and standard cables included, bundled with the iFi nano iDSD Light Edition, together going for $400 with free shipping at Adorama. The iSine 10 goes for that on its own, so it’s like you are getting the iFi for free.

Audeze EL-8 Titanium Closed Over-Ear Planars (with 24-bit Cipher Lightning Cable) + iFi micro iDSD Black Label Edition for $900

Another Audeze and iFi bundle, their bundling alliance is strong! The AUDEZE EL-8 Titanium Planar-Magnetic Closed-back Over-Ears (with Lightning cable included) are bundled with the iFi micro iDSD Black Label Edition, both new condition, for $900 with free shipping at authorized dealer Adorama.com. This is a limited time but recurring offer.

PS: the EL-8 Titanium comes with their 24-bit Cipher Lightning cable. The “regular” EL-8 do not come with a Lightning cable.

Audeze LCD-2 (Shedua) and iFi micro iDSD for $995

Another Audio Odyssey offer 🙂 It’s bundle time again, the Audeze LCD-2 planar magnetics (Shedua wood) is bundled with the iFi micro iDSD Black label edition, together going for $995 with free shipping for  a limited time at authorized dealers Adorama.com. This is a limited time offer. No coupon/rebate needed.

Audeze LCD-3 Planars + iFi PRO iCan amp for $2300

Two months after the last time we spotted this promotion, and it is back. It is a combo deal, the iFi PRO iCAN amp is bundled with the Audeze LCD-3 planar magnetic headphones (zebrano and leather), together for $2300 with free shipping at authorized dealer Adorama.com. This is a limited time offer but some of their Audeze specials are recurring every few weeks/months.

Audeze LCD X + Grace m920 + Crimson HPA100 + Just Mobile Stand for $3500

The Crimson Audio head-amp is on sale on its own but it’s also part of a Four Product Bundle at B&H Photo going for $3500 with free shipping. The four items included, all in new condition, are:

  • Audeze LCD-X headphones (Anodized Aluminum, Lambskin Leather)
  • Grace Design m920 High Resolution Monitoring System
  • Crimson Audio HPA100 Reference Headphone Amplifier
  • Just Mobile HS-100 Headphone Stand

No coupon, no rebate, this is a bundle discount. Just add the bundle to cart and proceed to checkout.