Geek Pulse: A Digital Audio Awesomifier for Your Desktop

A high-definition DAC and headphone amplifier that connects to your computer, music server, or other digital device. Your videos, music, & games will rule!
Technology
$1,174,075USD
raised of $38,000 goal
3,090%
0 time left
This campaign started on Oct 28 and closed on December 27, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
Fixed Funding
Campaign Closed
This campaign ended on December 27, 2013
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  • $1USD
    BIG THANKS!

    Every dollar counts! Thanks so much for supporting our project. Captain midnight!

    Estimated delivery: April 2014

    243 claimed

  • $10USD
    Slacker Mini

    Slacker Mini is a small USB extension for your Geek Out. It features a 360 degree ball joint, so your Geek Out can always point in the direction you want it without fear of damaging the USB connector. MSRP is $19.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    52 out of 100 claimed

  • $11USD
    Original Geek T-Shirt

    We're having these commemorative tees made to celebrate what our backers truly are: Original Geeks. Yep, that’s right. You’re the ones who’ve helped us to make it all happen. Choose your size after the campaign ends and we’ll ship them out to you poste haste. $11 will cover the cost to make them and ship them. Get them while they’re hot! If you can’t swing it right now, we’ll have them available for our Geek Force in the Geek Stop (lhlabs.com) after we the campaign ends.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    101 claimed

  • $59USD
    LightSpeed Jr.

    Want to add on an additional LightSpeed Jr. cable? Add $59 for 1m, $83 for 2m, $101 for 3m, or $131 for 5m. If you've already contributed for a Geek Pulse, no need to add for int'l shipping. Otherwise, please add $10.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    20 out of 50 claimed

  • $99USD
    Internal Amplifier Upgrade

    HOLY COW, we hit our $1M stretch goal! Now everybody gets upgraded passive resistors and capacitors in their Geek Pulse for FREE! For those of you who already backed the $88 Instant $1M Upgrade perk, you can choose an upgraded analog amplifier, too. If you didn’t back the $88 perk and want an upgraded amp inside your Geek Pulse /S/X, just back this perk. No additional shipping fee. (Important: Original $88 Instant $1M Upgrade backers, please do NOT choose this perk. You already have it!)

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    100 claimed

  • $99USD
    Geek LPS Holiday Special

    Geek LPS Holiday special for backers. $99 down payment only! We offer you a way to back 'Geek LPS' in 3 easy payments. Just put $99 down (plus a payment $50 if you live outside the USA), then you can make two more payments of $100 after the campaign ends.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    37 out of 50 claimed

  • $99USD
    Geek Pulse Holiday Special

    Geek Pulse Holiday special for new backers. $99 down payment only! We offer you a way to back 'Geek Pulse' in 3 easy payments. Just put $99 down, then you can make two more payments of $100 (plus a payment $40 if you live outside the USA) after the campaign ends.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    36 out of 50 claimed

  • $119USD
    Femto Clock Upgrade

    Final Round - Upgrade the two audio clocks inside Geek Pulse /S /X to a customized, lowest jitter, USA-made Crystek TCXO clock. This is the single-most requested upgrade by the geekiest of Geek Force. You asked, we're delivering. (This set of 250 will be shipped after the first 750 ship.We anticipate up to a six week delay if you choose this perk.

    Estimated delivery: July 2014

    174 out of 250 claimed

  • $119USD
    Geek LPS4 Holiday special!

    Geek LPS4 Holiday special for new backers. $99 down payment only! We offer you a way to back 'Geek LPS4' in 3 easy payments. Just put $119 down (plus a payment $50 if you live outside the USA) , then you can make two more payments of $155 after the campaign ends.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    15 out of 50 claimed

  • $120USD
    Upgrade to Geek Pulse S

    So I’m thinking you want to upgrade your Geek Pulse to a Geek Pulse S. Am I right? Am I right? Well, go ahead, then! Oh, and no need to add anything extra for international shipping. Booyah!

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    69 claimed

  • $130USD
    Upgrade to Geek LPS4

    Have you already purchased a Geek LPS but you want more 12 volt outputs? Upgrade to Geek LPS 4 to output 12 volt power to up to four devices. International backers, please add $10 more to the $40 you already paid for Geek LPS for shipping.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    49 claimed

  • $139USD
    LightSpeed S/PDIF Cable

    This cable will soon be the digital cable by which all others will be compared! Engineered for optimal impedance matching at high speeds, making it perfect for listening to high resolution downloads. We’d planned on releasing these cables sooner, but you’ll be the first to have them when we start shipping in April. $139 for 0.5m, $199 for 1m, or $299 for 2m. MSRP starts at $299. Free shipping worldwide.

    Estimated delivery: April 2014

    65 out of 100 claimed

  • $140USD
    Upgrade to Geek Pulse X

    If you’ve already contributed and are slated to get a Geek Pulse, contribute again at this level to upgrade to Geek Pulse X. No need to add any funds for International shipping.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    98 claimed

  • $160USD
    LightSpeed 2G Upgrade

    LightSpeed 2G has twice the bandwidth as LightSpeed Jr.! $160 for 1m, $216 for 2m, $298 for 3m, or $438 for 5m.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    119 claimed

  • $169USD
    Geek Blue

    Want to stream your audio to Geek Pulse from your Android, iDevice, or other Bluetooth-enabled device? Grab this add-on for 30% less than its MSRP of $249. Please add $40 for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    19 claimed

  • $179USD
    LightSpeed AES/EBU Cable

    This cable will soon be the digital cable by which all others will be compared! Engineered for optimal impedance matching at high speeds, making it perfect for listening to high resolution downloads. We’d planned on releasing these cables sooner, but you’ll be the first to have them when we start shipping in April. $179 for 0.5m, $249 for 1m, or $389 for 2m. MSRP starts at $399. Free shipping worldwide.

    Estimated delivery: April 2014

    24 out of 100 claimed

  • $199USD
    Geek Pulse+ PayPlan

    Geek Pulse + Femto Clock + Geek LPS in 3 easy payments. Just put $199 down, then you can make two more payments of $249 and $269 (plus a payment $80 if you live outside the USA) after the campaign ends.

    Estimated delivery: July 2014

    5 out of 50 claimed

  • $199USD
    LightSpeed USB PayPlan

    Want the best USB audio cable on the planet but can’t come up with the whole chunk at once? Choose this perk to make a down payment of $199. Then we’ll invoice you for a half of the balance on February 1, and a final payment on March 1. NO INTEREST! This perk will be delivered through our existing network of dealers and distributors. $199/$250/$250 for 0.8m, $199/$390/$390 for 1.6m, or $199/$600/$600 for 3.8m. MSRP starts at $999. Free shipping worldwide.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    4 out of 25 claimed

  • $219USD
    LightSpeed 2G

    LightSpeed 2G has over 4 times the bandwidth of standard USB 2.0. Why the extra bandwidth? To deal with jitter-related issues that harm the digital signal, endangering bit perfection. $219 for 1m, $299 for 2m, $399 for 3m, $569 for 5m. If you've already contributed for a Geek Pulse, no need to add for int'l shipping. Otherwise, please add $10.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    16 out of 100 claimed

  • $299USD
    Geek Pulse S+ PayPlan

    We know that we're right in the middle of the holiday season and that wallets aren't as thick as they normally are. So we've decided to offer you a way to back ‘Geek Pulse S f’ plus ‘Geek LPS 4’ in 3 easy payments. Just put $299 down, then you can make two more payments of $369 and $399 (plus a payment $80 if you live outside the USA) after the campaign ends. NO INTEREST and ABSOLUTELY NO REFUNDS!

    Estimated delivery: July 2014

    4 out of 50 claimed

  • $299USD
    Geek Pulse

    An awesome desktop DAC for $200 off the MSRP of $499! Please add $40 for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: April 2014

    29 out of 100 claimed

  • $299USD
    Geek LPS

    Geek LPS (Linear Power Supply) is a must-have for those of you who demand VERY quiet power. It has an AC input and two DC outputs: one 12V DC output on the back and one 5V DC output on the front. MSRP is $499. International backers, please add $50 for shipping.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    19 out of 50 claimed

  • $329USD
    Geek Pulse X+ PayPlan

    We know that we're right in the middle of the holiday season and that wallets aren't as thick as they normally are. So we've decided to offer you a way to back ‘Geek Pulse X f’ plus ‘Geek LPS 4’ in 3 easy payments. Just put $329 down, then you can make two more payments of $369 and $389 (plus a payment $80 if you live outside the USA) after the campaign ends. NO INTEREST and ABSOLUTELY NO REFUNDS!

    Estimated delivery: July 2014

    1 out of 50 claimed

  • $398USD
    Geek Pulse + Geek Out Bundle

    There are three advantages to backing us at this level. First, you get Geek Pulse for only $199. Second, you get Geek Out for $199. And last, but definitely not least, your Geeks will be shipped to you first. Please add $40 for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    30 out of 50 claimed

  • $399USD
    Geek Pulse X++ PayPlan

    We know that we're right in the middle of the holiday season and that wallets aren't as thick as they normally are. So we've decided to offer you a way to back ‘Geek Pulse X f’ plus ‘Geek LPS 4’ plus a 1m ‘LightSpeed 2G’ in 3 easy payments. Just put $399 down, then you can make two more payments of $439 and $468 (plus a payment $80 if you live outside the USA) after the campaign ends. NO INTEREST and ABSOLUTELY NO REFUNDS!

    Estimated delivery: July 2014

    2 out of 50 claimed

  • $418USD
    Geek Pulse f

    Geek Pulse with a super-cool set of upgraded femto clocks. Please add $40 for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: July 2014

    5 out of 100 claimed

  • $419USD
    Geek Pulse S

    So, you want a differential and dual-mono, single-ended Geek Pulse? You got it. Just back this perk and your wish is our command. No really, command us to do something else. I dare you. Please add $40 for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    4 out of 100 claimed

  • $429USD
    Geek LPS 4

    Geek LPS 4 is the same as Geek LPS, but it has 3 more 12V outputs! International backers, please add $50 for int'l shipping.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    9 out of 100 claimed

  • $429USD
    Geek Blue + Geek LPS Bundle

    Want to stream your audio to Geek Pulse from your Android, iDevice, or other Bluetooth-enabled device combined with the quietest noise floor? Grab this bundle for WAY less than MSRP. Please add $50 for international shipping

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    6 out of 25 claimed

  • $439USD
    Geek Pulse X

    When you choose this perk, you’ll get Geek Pulse X Balanced DAC/Headphone Amp for 30% off it’s MSRP of $699. International backers, please add $40 for shipping.

    Estimated delivery: May 2014

    7 out of 100 claimed

  • $538USD
    Geek Pulse S f

    Geek Pulse S with a super-cool set of upgraded femto clocks. Please add $40 for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: July 2014

    6 out of 100 claimed

  • $558USD
    Geek Pulse X f

    Geek Pulse X with a super-cool set of upgraded femto clocks. Please add $40 for international shipping.

    Estimated delivery: July 2014

    16 out of 100 claimed

  • $699USD
    LightSpeed USB

    LH Labs is all about high-speed audio. In cable design, this is our original interface and the standard by which we compare all of our cable products. It features a 10-gigabit bandwidth, which is 20X USB 2.0 spec! After the campaign ends, you’ll be able to choose a standard or split configuration (see lightharmonic.com for details on that). $699 for 0.8m, $979 for 1.6m, or $1,399 for 3.8m. MSRP starts at $999. Free shipping worldwide.

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    14 out of 25 claimed

  • $2,268USD
    Geek Pulse Reseller Pack

    If you're a reseller, you can pre-order master cartons of 12 units at a much lower price that what wholesale will be once the product launches. Only 30 of the master cartons are available. Act fast! International buyers, we will provide a shipping quote to you upon request.

    Estimated delivery: June 2014

    5 out of 10 claimed

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