“The Echo Live” Audio Headphone Cable
*Extension adapters are available at additional cost
• Custom hand-crafted in the USA & lifetime guaranteed
• SA-OF8N RSC solid core Gen2 conductors
• Multiple terminations available
• High-frequency extension, full mid & defined bass
• Neutral with wide spatial cues and soundstage
• Extremely transparent, fine resolution of details with micro-nuances
AVAILABLE TERMINATIONS FOR HEADPHONE CONNECTION
6.3mm - ¼” 3.5mm - 1/8” 4 pin mini XLR 3 pin mini XLR Lemmo push-pull MMCX
Hirose push-pull 8 Contact for EL-8 SMC 2.5 mono mini Switchcraft push-pull
*Any headphones that use the above terminations can be used with TARA Labs headphone cables. Please contact TARA Labs for additional info and optional termination pricing.
List of some of the most popular headphones compatible with TARA Labs headphone cables:
Sennheiser HD 800, 700, 650, 600 / OPPO / Focal – Elear, Utopia / AKG K712, K812
Audeze LCD-3, LCD 2, LCD-XC, LCD-X, EL-8 / AudioQuest – Nighthawk / Ultrasone - Edition 5
Hifiman – HE 400, HE 6, HE 1000, HE 560, HE 400i / Mr.Speakers Alpha Dog, ETHER, ETHER C
Shure – SRH1840, SRH1540 / Sony – MDR 27, MDR Z1R / McIntosh – MHP 1000
The TARA Labs Headphone Cable Series are a revolutionary new high-end audio cable series from TARA Labs. The Echo live is an affordable model of high-end audio headphone cable.
The Echo Live is available with a wide variety of termination options and custom lengths that are compatible with most headphone manufacturers world-wide. The standard length is 2.4 meters/8ft. and is terminated with gold plated 4 pin balanced XLR male connector on the source end and can be terminated with either a gold plated 3.5mm stereo mini or a gold-plated ¼” stereo phono adapter on the source side. The Echo Live is carefully constructed to eliminate any transient triboelectric noise within the cables construction, as well as their ability to dampen. In addition, our customized geometric construction has virtually eliminated internal micro-phonics as well as any triboelectric noise. All headphone cables use TARA Labs SA-OF8N pure copper conductors. 99.999999%, super-annealed, oxygen-free, mono-crystal, frequency-tuned, rectangular sold core conductors (RSC).
High-res audio is typically 24-bit, with sampling frequencies of 88.2kHz, 96kHz and up to 192kHz. High resolution audio having file formats of FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec), ALAC (Apple Lossless Audio Codec), WAV, AIFF, are now easily available online, as well as high-res music coming from music servers. These formats offer the listener the ability to hear music as was truly intended with superior sound quality over compressed audio formats. And then there is vinyl! This tried and true music format is unmatched in music recording. As vinyl purists around the world can attest, analog recordings done correctly are as close to a live musical performance as you can get. High-end audio components, as well as comparable headphones, when paired with TARA Labs headphone cables, will truly ignite any audiophile who chooses this fantastic medium for their listening pleasures.
What the listener will hear with the Echo Live headphone audio cables is an exceptionally low noise floor. High frequency extension, micro details, fine dynamics, full mid-range and tightly defined bass. Full range of sound frequencies are afforded to the listener, as well as exceptional soundstage that is spacious and precise. Spatial cues are defined, with excellent nuance of delicate details in the music. Musicality is excellent. Each TARA Labs The Echo Live headphone cable is custom hand-crafted at our factory in Oregon, USA, and lifetime guaranteed.