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LYD 8

LYD 8

The biggest 2-way monitor in the LYD series. LYD 8 is a redefinition of our previous Professional monitors. A redefinition that helps you redefine your artistic expression. 

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Introduction

LYD 8

The biggest 2-way monitor in the LYD series. LYD 8 is a redefinition of our previous Professional monitors. A redefinition that helps you redefine your artistic expression. 

With its 8in MSP woofer and state-of-the-art DSP, LYD 8 provides the kind of performance, precision and bass heft that dreams (and maybe hit albums) are made of. Like the rest of the range, these nearfield monitors let you tune their sound for their position in the room, feature handmade drivers, and contain advanced Class-D amps.

Features

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  • Nearfield Monitor with 8" Woofer

  • Bi-amped speaker design with 50W HF/80W LF and state-of-the-art Class-D amplification

  • Bass extension to extend or curtail the low end frequency response

  • Two different tunings: one for free standing and one designed for speakers within 50 cm of wall

  • Sound balance to influence the overall response of the speaker

  • Made in Denmark

Reviews

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Engineering Integrity Makes LYD Classy and Capable

"Both the LYD 5 and LYD 8 are classy and capable nearfield monitors invested with thoughtful electro-acoustic engineering. They look great, their performance is up there with the best in their class, and that they’re relatively affordable only increases their appeal. (…) If you asked me, and I’m sure you did, to come up with one phrase to describe my feelings about the LYD monitors it would be ‘engineering integrity’.”

- Sound on Sound

Pro Tools Expert LYD Review: Near Field Size. Main Monitor Sound.

Pro Tools Expert took the entire LYD studio monitor in for a detailed review. As James Ivey points out, each model shines in its own way and is ideal for significant purposes.

Bonedo Considers LYD a Genuine Danish Delicacy

German online magazine, Bonedo, reviewed all 3 LYD models. In short, they conclude that LYD preserves the classic Dynaudio virtues: The design is modern, the standard of craftsmanship is high and the sound is immaculate and very transparent.

Soundcards and great monitors revolutionized my productions.

Axel Boman

Technical specifications

Measured by the best acousticians in the business.

Specification sheet for LYD part 2
Max SPL (1m, pair): 112dB
Principle: Bass reflex, rear port
Crossover Frequencies: 3.9kHz
Tweeter: 1inch Soft dome
Mid: N/A
Woofer: 8inch
Dimensions (W x H x D): 234 x 369 x 328mm
Weight: 10.2kg
Sensitivity (85dB @ 1m, free field):
+6dB: 50mV
0dB: 100mV
-6dB: 200mV
Specification sheet for LYD part 1
Amplifier:
Power (Tweeter/Woofer): HF 50W/LF 80W
Type: Class D
Power consumption standby: <0.5 W
Power consumption max.: 100 W
Input voltage: 90 - 264 V AC, 50 - 60 Hz
  XLR balanced
Inputs: RCA unbalanced
Outputs: N/A
Cut-off frequencies -6dB limits:
Bass extension +10Hz: 65Hz - 21kHz
Bass extension 0Hz: 55Hz - 21kHz
Bass extension -10Hz: 45Hz - 21kHz
Free field frequency response: 55Hz - 19kHz

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