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IC-300 Signature (interconnect) First off I want to congradulate Lou on such a great interconnect. The IC-300 competes with a pure solid silver interconnect from another company that cost thousands!!!! To start off I will begin with the Highs. Very silk sound, no edginess, non bright. Great detail, smooth. Mids are very stunning more inner details, more life-like to say the least!! Bass is tight, dynamic and with authority!I truly have no regrets on buying this cable. Very musical indeed! You can't go wrong. Again thank you Lou at L A T
Submitted by L S

The IC-300 Signature (interconnect) is amazing. There are many standout qualities that you hear immediately when first listening to them. I'll start off with: -transparency- Using this IC made my speakers disappear in a way that that speakers don't draw attention to themselves but to the whole sound stage in front of you. I was able to spread out my speakers much farther apart than where I initially placed them and the stage grew proportionally. Bass- The bass is impressive. Before I had the IC-300, my music sounded "thin" but I did not realize that until I heard the IC-300 . Bass hits with authority and control. No muddiness, no sloppiness. Pure clean bass. Music now sounds full...in a delicious way.
Submitted by CA

IC-300 Signature (interconnect) Even though I am an audiophile, I am primarily a musician. As such, I will say that I know what live music sounds like. I was looking to replace my JPS Labs Aluminata Reference since I was never completely satisfied with them. I always felt they were little harsh in the lower treble range. This tended to become tiring after an hour or so of listening. I had seen a lot of good comments about LAT International on the internet, so I went on their web site. The LAT web site seemed down to earth (no hype); and what they say about cables in general made sense to me; also, the description of the Signature IC-300 impressed to me enough to try it. Try it I did and wow! Was I impressed. I had not heard such realism, speed, and transparency, with my JPS Aluminata or any other cables I have heard; and I have auditioned quite a few. The realism approached live music as closely as I have heard in my system and in the systems of my friends. We play and listen to a lot of live music. They have superb image accuracy, and neutrality. They are fluid and liquid smooth. A good investment and at very low price if you compare the price to the mega priced interconnects; some of which I know of from listening experience. Though, I don’t know of any that surpass the IC-300 Signature.
Submitted by DB

Auditioning a new cable can be frustrating; especially if it turns out to be just a so, so, cable. No frustration here; the LAT International IC-300 sounds great. It's hard to describe how they sound. They are tonally neutral and reveal more colors and micro-dynamics than any other cable I've heard. Over the first hours of listening I repeatedly had to lower the volume. Not because things got louder but that they got clearer. Incredible dynamics and musicality. Effortless. They provide an amazing degree of immediacy, where musicians and instruments are at times seemingly “alive” or “present” in the room. Voices had this natural quality of projecting themselves into the room (that forward sensation) that was simply captivating. All of the above was done on a comparison basis of one meter length in both cables, against my current interconnect; Synergistic Research. Everything was better. I heard things on my CDs that I never knew were there. Conclusion; no contest. The 300 Signature stomped all over the Synergistic Research in every aspect.
Submitted by PF

IC-300 is FANTASTIC. this is a very accurate cable. Great sound stage. I replaced these cables with a pair of Monster M1000 (RCA) and the difference in night and day. I dont know much about cables but I can easily tell the difference between M1000 i (bassy) and IC-300 (transparent). I asked LAT International to use my own set of connectors (Eichmann silver Bullet Plugs RCA). I use this set of cables for my Martin Logan Purity (powered) floor speakers, and I use SS-1000 MK II for my center channel (Martin Logan, Stage). As a matter of fact, I just ordered a pair of their HDMI cables for my TV and DVD player. The quality of their cables leaves me no choice but to buy more LAT cables for all my components. If you're looking for a great cable whether speaker or interconect, LAT is the one. I am waiting to try their HDMI cables.
Submitted by Sharok

Simply put, the IC-300 Signature is the Best Interconnect i ever had the Pleasure to listen to! Neutral, Transparent and Dynamic, everything that an Audio Cable should be... When you take into account the Moderate Pricing, it is hard to phantom why would anyone want to Spend anymore on the Likes of Nordost, JPS, Cardas, Kimber Select and all the other Over-Hyped, Over-Priced Snake Oil Brands that the AudioIdiots Community love so much! Real Music Lovers need not look Elsewhere; the LAT IC-300 Signature is all they will ever Need. A truly Outstanding audio Product.
This cable is one that I borrowed from a friend who raved about. He said try it for a week. I did, while comparing it to my top of the line Acoustic Zen Absolute Interconnect. I was immediately impressed to put if mildly! With the 300 Signature, the Music was much more lively and detailed than the Acoustic Zen. Dynamics were definitely better and it had the tendency to play louder - or maybe it just seemed that way because the dynamics were so much better. The mids and bass also had more drive and presence. Voices seem to have a more fluid, warm and 'singing' character. The Acoustic Zen has somewhat lower resolution and is less detailed; the whole presentation is a bit flatter and has a less texture. Tonality is excellent with the 300 Signature as well as is the overall impression. I found it to be the most relaxing, most musical cable I have listened to. Well I wish I knew of this cable before I bought the Acoustic Zen Absolute at over $2000.00 for one meter. I know that the price of the 300 Signature has been increased substantially recently; now up to $500.00 for one meter; But when compared to the Acoustic Zen Absolute, it is a real bargain.
Submitted by Al_Lamont

Auditioning a new cable can be frustrating; especially if it turns out to be just a so, so, cable. No frustration here; the LAT International IC-300 sounds great. It's hard to describe how they sound. They are tonally neutral and reveal more colors and micro-dynamics than any other cable I've heard. Over the first hours of listening I repeatedly had to lower the volume. Not because things got louder but that they got clearer. Incredible dynamics and musicality. Effortless. They provide an amazing degree of immediacy, where musicians and instruments are at times seemingly “alive” or “present” in the room. Voices had this natural quality of projecting themselves into the room (that forward sensation) that was simply captivating. All of the above was done on a comparison basis (one meter length in both cables) against my current interconnect; the $ 2750.00 Synergistic Research Tesla Apex. Everything was better. I heard things on my CDs that I never knew were there. Conclusion; no contest. The 300 Signature stomped all over the Synergistic Research in every aspect.
Submitted by RJ

Even though I am an audiophile, I am primarily a musician. As such, I will say that I know what live music sounds like. I was looking to replace my JPS Labs Aluminata Reference since I was never completely satisfied with them. I always felt they were little harsh in the lower treble range. This tended to become tiring after an hour or so of listening. I had seen a lot of good comments about LAT International on the internet, so I went on their web site. The LAT web site seemed down to earth (no hype); and what they say about cables in general made sense to me; also, the description of the Signature IC-300 impressed to me enough to try it.
Try it I did and wow! Was I impressed. I had not heard such realism, speed, and transparency, with my JPS Aluminata or any other cables I have heard; and I have auditioned quite a few. The realism approached live music as closely as I have heard in my system and in the systems of my friends. We play and listen to a lot of live music. They have superb image accuracy, and neutrality. They are fluid and liquid smooth. A good investment and at very low price if you compare the price to the mega priced interconnects; some of which I know of from listening experience. Though, I don’t know of any that surpass the IC-300 Signature. This includes the JPS Aluminata Reference which is very expensive if you buy them new.
Submitted by Dave Browne

This Interconnect is truly outstanding. A friend and I compared it up against two other highly rated interconnects: The Nordost Quattro Fil Reference and the Cardas Golden Cross. Both are pricey at $1320.00 and $870.00 respectively, if you pay full retail. We didn't. We borrowed them from a dealer. The Nordost is an excellent cable; but it fell short against the 300 Signature. The areas where the 300 Sigbature beats out the Nordost are in neutrality, transparency and speed. The 300 signature is super fast with firm and defined bass and extended clean highs. The full music spectrum is treated equally with no peaks or valleys. The Cardas Golden Cross was no match for either the Nordost and certainly not the IC-300 Signature. It is very well made - not cheap looking as though it was made in someones basement. The quality of the connectors and finish are professional and top notch. Try this LAT cable (you get a 45 day trial period) and we think you too might be amazed.
Submitted by Fairhursttom

AC-3 Power Cord Since I was so impressed by the IC-300 interconnects (see my review), I decided to buy 4 of the AC-3's and hear what they have to offer. I've had these cables for 3 months but the sonic benefits were immediate and obvious from the first time I listened to them. I believe the most important quality of this power cord is the... -Focus- The imaging now became more solid and coherent then ever. There is absolutely no doubt of where each instrument or "element" is placed in the stage. Like a sniper's scope that can pin point and zoom in onto every instrument. -Holographic Image- The 3D Image is a bi-product of the cable's focus but it's such a huge improvement that it needs its own paragraph. The elements in the music come to life with an organic aura. The AC-3 is like 3D glasses for your ears. This is what I craved from high end audio all along and I finally have it. -Details- This may also be a bi-product of the cable's focus. As I said, you can pin point or hone in onto the musical elements and at the same time, the details have unleashed. I was impressed with the details of the IC-300 interconnects but the AC-3 power cords have taken it to a much higher level. My Scanspeak 6600 tweeters are able reproduce great details from my music but now I can easily hear the tiny micro details. Final Thoughts: The AC-3 power cord has proven to be a solid backbone to my system. It is LAT's most expensive cable and also, probably, their best. I have no regrets with buying the AC-3 cables. I only regret not purchasing them sooner.
Submitted by captinjuan

Wow, what can i say. When i read the reviews for the IC interconnects, i knew i had to get this cable. When i opened the box it looked really good. after that i plugged it in and i was stunned and amazed. The previous power cord that i was using was the PSAudio xStream Plus SC. All i have to say was the AC-3 signature blew the psaudio cable out the water. The accuracy was amazing and it was very musical. The bass traveled far more out of the speaker and it was in the center of the woofer, The AC-3 delivered a full sound on my dynaudio BM12a's and I was so happy. Also it was very neutral, pretty much no emphasis on bass or highs, it was well balanced. I am definitely going to replace all of my power cords with Lat International.
Submitted by c_pacana an Audio Enthusiast

I have purchased the LAT International AC-3 Signature to audition and possibly keep. It is their top of the line power cord and the price reflects it at 899.00. I already own another of their signature series cables: the IC-300 Signature interconnect. The IC-300 Signature is a superb cable which made me curious at to if the mate, the AC-3 Signature power cord would be just as impressive. Well I must say it is just as impressive. The build, fit and finish is professional and plush looking. The connectors, I am told, are the most expensive and best available. As far as performance is concerned, if you go the IC-300 Signature interconnect reviews elsewhere on this audioreview site, every thing reviewers say about it you can transfer in total to the AC-3 Signature power cord. I have copied over a few of these comments here: “Simply put, the IC-300 Signature is the Best Interconnect i ever had the Pleasure to listen to! Neutral, Transparent and Dynamic, everything that an Audio Cable should be... it is hard to phantom why would anyone would want to Spend anymore on the Likes of Nordost, JPS, Cardas, Kimber Select and all the other Over-Hyped, Over-Priced Snake Oil Brands that the AudioIdiots Community love so much! Real Music Lovers need not look Elsewhere; the LAT IC-300 Signature is all they will ever Need. A truly Outstanding audio Product. STRENGTHS: Awsome detail, Transparency, Dynamics” Fred Keys a AudioPhile

My system is fairly expensive and in my opinion a very revealing system. It consists of Krell Electronics and Legacy speakers. I had been using Nordorst Rev II Red Dawn, one of their pricy speaker cables at $1760.00. A dealer discounted them for me by 10 % off. Still pricy for me. While the Nordost has served me well fairly well, one day a friend of mine mentioned that Legacy had recommended LAT Int’l cables at the time he purchased his Legacy speakers. He is so impressed with the cables that I let the “up grade bug” bite me. I decided to go for it. My first impressions were somewhat surprising. At initial listening they sounded only slightly less impressive than the Nordost; but after about two weeks of listening, they suddenly flowered into astonishing performance. I found the following improvements over the Nordosts: Unsurpassed resolution of fine and low lever details over the Nordost and over any cables I have heard Extremely detailed, smooth, extended, neutral and authoritative.Tight and articulate bass Complete absence of coloration Surpassed the Nordosts in virtually every way. It is incredible to me that the L A T Int’l completely blew away the much more expensive Nordost cable! I will certainly look for a buyer for the Nordosts. I will use the money to expand my CD collection
Submitted by BN

I had been a very satisfied user of LAT SS-1000 D speaker cable for three years. After hearing many people rave about the new SS-1000 MK II version, I decided to try it. Well, I can tell you the difference between the two is like night and day. I was very surprised that the MK II could be so much better than the “D” version that I and several friends liked so well. The reproduction my system now produces is simply cleaner and more distinct in terms of the overall clarity. Soundstage is very wide and deep. Instruments are accurately positioned and stable within the soundstage. There is lots of detail but not the type that is analytical and gets on your nerves after a while. My friend and I did comparisons with another friend’s Acoustic Zen Absolute. This Acoustic Zen is touted by some audiophiles to be one of the very best cables out there. We both saw no improvement over the LAT cable. In fact the LAT excelled in areas such as more specific focus - instead of “exaggeratedly” large vocalists. Vocals with the LAT are naturally sized and properly positioned. The highs are much more revealing without any harshness – a slight bit of which we heard in the Acoustic Zen. The more we listened the more we felt we might go so far as to say the LAT excelled in virtually all areas. Rather shocking when you realize the Acoustic Zen costs 8 times as much as the LAT SS-1000 MK II. I have not listened to every cable out there but I would be surprised if it wasn’t one of the best.
Submitted by Fairhursttom a AudioPhile

If you are like me, you will not be influenced by the price of a cable. I have auditioned several speaker cables over the past 2 months . Some very high priced ones along with the moderately priced L AT International SS-1000 MK II. I don’t need the “prestige” of being able to say I have brand “X” that is putting a strain on my mortgage payment. The LAT bested them all in virtually all aspects of evaluation. Soundstage is very wide and deep. Bass is much tighter with bass lines definition clearly audible. Imaging is much more defined. Detail retrieval, transparency, presence are far superior with the LAT. So my advice to anyone looking for great value for the money, look to LAT International.
Submitted by RP

I have a Martin Logan Electro Static 5.1 System: Front Speakers: Purity (Powered Speakers) Center Channel: Stage Rear Speakers: Script i Sub Woofer: Decent i A local store in Tucson made a few speaker cables and I used to use Monster M1000i (Inter Connect RCA) for my fron speakers. I started to loook around for speaker and Interconnect cables for my Electro Static syste and I saw many great reviews on L A T products. so I decided to give it a try (I was not sure how good would it match with Electro Stat speakers). I purchased a speaker cable for my center channel (SS-1000 MK II) and I am very happy with it. This cable offers an absolutley clear background and a great sound stage. Compared to my old speaker cable, this cable is truly musical. I'd recommend this cable to anyone who wants one of the best speaker cables in the market with a very reasonable price.
Submitted by TCP

My system is fairly expensive and in my opinion a very revealing system. It consists of Krell Electronics and Legacy speakers. I had been using Nordorst Rev II Red Dawn, one of their pricy speaker cables at $1760.00. A dealer discounted them for me by 10 % off. Still pricy for me. While the Nordost has served me well fairly well, one day a friend of mine mentioned that Legacy had recommended LAT Int’l cables at the time he purchased his Legacy speakers. He is so impressed with the cables that I let the “up grade bug” bite me. I decided to go for it. My first impressions were somewhat surprising. At initial listening they sounded only slightly less impressive than the Nordost; but after about two weeks of listening, they suddenly flowered into astonishing performance. I found the following improvements over the Nordosts: Unsurpassed resolution of fine and low lever details over the Nordost and over any cables I have heard Extremely detailed, smooth, extended, neutral and authoritative. Tight and articulate bass Complete absence of coloration Surpassed the Nordosts in virtually every way. It is incredible to me that the L A T Int’l completely blew away the much more expensive Nordost cable! I will certainly look for a buyer for the Nordosts. I will use the money to expand my CD collection
Submitted by BP

I had been a very satisfied user of LAT SS-1000 D speaker cable for three years. After hearing many people rave about the new SS-1000 MK II version, I decided to try it. Well, I can tell you the difference between the two is like night and day. I was very surprised that the MK II could be so much better than the “D” version that I and several friends liked so well. The reproduction my system now produces is simply cleaner and more distinct in terms of the overall clarity. Soundstage is very wide and deep. Instruments are accurately positioned and stable within the soundstage. There is lots of detail but not the type that is analytical and gets on your nerves after a while. My friend and I did comparisons with another friend’s Acoustic Zen Absolute. This Acoustic Zen is touted by some audiophiles to be one of the very best cables out there. We both saw no improvement over the LAT cable. In fact the LAT excelled in areas such as more specific focus - instead of “exaggeratedly” large vocalists. Vocals with the LAT are naturally sized and properly positioned. The highs are much more revealing without any harshness – a slight bit of which we heard in the Acoustic Zen. The more we listened the more we felt we might go so far as to say the LAT excelled in virtually all areas. Rather shocking when you realize the Acoustic Zen costs 8 times as much as the LAT SS-1000 MK II. I must say however, that I have not listened to every cable out there.
Submitted by RC