Dynaudio Shows LYD Professional Audio Monitors at AES

Dynaudio is demonstrating its LYD 5, LYD 7 and LYD 8 professional nearfield audio monitors designed to deliver precision sound reproduction in small sized studios.

Click to enlarge.

Click to enlarge.

Dynaudio said the LYD series redefines its previous line of professional monitors. The LYN 8 is the largest monitor in the series with an eight-inch woofer and advanced digital signal processing.

LYD monitors, made in Denmark, use a ferrite magnet system with vented pole piece for accurate driver control. A large diameter voice coil surrounds the magnet for superior linearity. The aluminum voice coil and wire are low mass so its transient response is quick and accurate.

Click to enlarge.

Click to enlarge.

To ensure the ideal mix between stiffness, weight and dampening, the diaphragm and dust cap are molded in one piece with the company’s proprietary magnesium silicate polymer. The speakers are designed to reduce unwanted bass buildup in corners and close walls. They have a wide sweet spot and include EQ filters.

The LYD series. Click to enlarge.

The LYD series. Click to enlarge.

The LYD 8 is a bi-amped speaker design with 50 watts for high frequency and 80 watts for low frequencies, using Class-D amplification. There is a bass extension to extend or curtail the low-end frequency response.

Two different tunings are used — one for free standing and one designed for speakers located within 1.5 feet of the wall. The sound is balanced to influence the overall response of the speaker.

The monitors are priced between $559 for the small five-inch model up to $789 for eight-inch model.

Let us know what you think…

Log-in or Register for free to post comments…

You might also like...

Genelec Introduces GLM 2.0 Software for Loudspeaker Management

Genelec has unveiled its latest GLM 2.0 software, a powerful loudspeaker management system for Genelec Smart Active Monitor (SAM) systems.

Genelec Exhibit Next-Generation Smart Active Monitoring at AES

At AES, Genelec expanded its Smart Active Monitoring (SAM) technology to five new speakers for both analog and digital audio applications.

Mackie Introduces Two New Bluetooth-Capable Monitor Speakers

Mackie has introduced two new models to its CR Series Multimedia Monitor line — the CR4BT and CR5BT. Both new models feature Bluetooth music streaming from any capable device, adding source flexibility for auditioning comparison tracks.

Genelec Wins 13th TEC Award For Bi-Amplified Monitors

At the recent 30th annual NAMM show in Anaheim, California, Genelec was awarded a TEC Award for its Genelec 8010A Bi-Amplified Monitor System. This is Genelec’s 13th TEC Award.

Neumann Introduces the KH 805 Active Studio Subwoofer

On the eve of AES in New York City, Neumann introduced the new active KH 810 subwoofer, an optimal choice for stereo set-ups in combination with the company’s KH 120 or KH 310 loudspeakers.