Elite pushes the Empyrean sound to the next level, with a higher level of detail and performance that retains the musicality and emotion that’s part of Meze’s DNA. If you’re looking for headphones that stand at the summit of detail, resolution, and performance, balanced with musicality, warmth, and emotion, Elite delivers it all in a headphone masterpiece.
With a custom, newly designed driver, created by Rinaro Isodynamics, ELITE is the result of 3 years of research and development through which we strived to create a powerful, lifelike, and immersive experience that awakens the senses of the listener.
Passion Brought Us Here, Technology Made it Happen
Combining an exclusive aesthetic with state-of-the-art engineering, ELITE delivers an accurate, authentic listening experience ready to meet the highest expectations of the proficient audiophile. With a no-compromise mindset, driven by our love for art and sound, we built a one-of-a-kind headphone using innovative designs and technologies that perfectly complete each other to create pure emotion.
- PATENTED ISODYNAMIC HYBRID ARRAY TECHNOLOGY One of the most sophisticated and advanced planar magnetic technologies in the world.
- ULTRA LOW DISTORTION Total harmonic distortion (THD) measures under 0.05% in the whole frequency range.
- LIGHTWEIGHT 75g combined driver weight designed to create a headphone that offers prolonged listening sessions.
- ULTRA HIGH RESOLUTION AUDIO Upper frequency limit of audio reproduction is 112,000 Hz.
- RINARO PARUS® DIAPHRAGM An innovative low mass acoustic diaphragm constructed on an ultra-thin biaxially oriented semi-crystalline film.
- EASY TO DRIVE 101dB@1mw/1kHz; 32Ω Can be driven by almost any source without the need for amplification.
Driver Type Rinaro Isodynamic Hybrid Array® [MZ3SE]
Ear Coupling Open Circumaural
Frequency Response 3 - 112,000 Hz
Impedance 32 Ω
Nominal SPL 101 dB (1 mW / 1 kHz)
Maximum SPL > 130 dB
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) <0.05% (in the whole frequency range)
Weight 430 g
In the Box
- Suitcase: High-strength aluminum suitcase with foam inserts.
- Two sets of ear pads included: one ALCANTARA®, one LEATHER +ALCANTARA® HYBRID
- Cable options (included): 3.5 mm OFC Standard Or 6.3 mm OFC Standard Or 4 PIN XLR OFC Standard