Meze Audio Introduces ALBA: A New Entry-Level In-Ear Headphone

Meze Audio, known for its high-quality and rich-sounding headphones, has expanded its lineup by introducing the ALBA in-ear headphones. Designed as an accessible entry point into the Meze Audio world, the ALBA aims to deliver a balanced, immersive listening experience while maintaining the brand’s signature design language (that means gorgeous).

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The ALBA has a relatively large 10.8mm dynamic driver, covering a frequency range of 15-25kHz. It promises a sound profile that balances a neutral character with a touch of warmth, making it suitable for various musical genres. The headphones also feature a sound pressure level (SPL) of 109dB for a more impactful listening experience.

Comfort and Convenience

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The ALBA is designed for both comfort and portability. It includes specially designed silicone ear tips in four sizes to ensure a secure and comfortable fit for different ear shapes. The headphones are also compatible with a wide range of devices, including smartphones with USB-C connectivity and devices with a 3.5mm headphone jack.

The ALBA includes a custom-made USB-C adapter with a built-in DAC (Digital to Analogue Converter) for improved sound quality when connected to compatible devices (including the new iPhone). This feature makes the ALBA a convenient option for users who want a high-quality listening experience on the go.

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Pricing and Availability

The Meze Audio ALBA in-ear headphones will be available for purchase starting today, June 20, 2024, on the Meze Audio website and at select retailers. The headphones are priced at $159/€159/£139.

Tech Specs

Driver: 10.8 mm Dynamic Driver
Frequency Range: 15 Hz-25 kHz
Impedance: 32 Ω at 1kHz
SPL: 109 dB SPL/V at 1kHz
Distortion: <0.1% at 1kHz

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