"Audeze doesn't make one-off high-end headphones for fun; the company has the track record (and loyal customer base) to prove it. So why take the step up from the company's LCD-3 and LCD-4headphones to the newest flagship set, the LCD-4z (pictured)?"

"How about a ridiculously thin nano-grade diaphragm, double Fluxor magnetic arrays boasting excellent efficiency and a cast-magnesium housing that yields a lighter-weight design than the 'standard' LCD-4 ($3995)? And the LCD-4z doesn't need an amplifier, so it can be driven straight from the aux port of your favourite listening device. Worth over £3k of anyone's money, surely..."

What Hifi Names Audeze LCD-4z One Of The Worlds Most Expensive Over Ears