NAD Launches New Audio Products with AirPlay

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NAD Electronics unveiled three affordable products: the D 7050 Direct Digital Network Receiver (MSRP: $999), the D 3020 Digital DAC/Amplifier (MSRP: $499) and the D 1050 USB 24/192 DAC (MSRP: $499). All three models will be July 2013. The D 7050 Digital Network Receiver is basically an amplifier with Apple’s AirPlay Wi-Fi streaming technology integrated into it (in addition to Apple’s AirPlay, the […]

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Vincent Audio Introduces New High-Powered Amplifier and Preamplifier

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Vincent Audio has introduced what they are calling “high performance versions” of two of their most popular hybrid vacuum tube/solid-state power amplifiers and preamplifiers. The new Vincent SA-31MK stereo preamplifier and SP-331MK Class A/AB stereo power amplifier are based on the current SA-31 preamplifier and SP-331 Class AB power amplifier, which will continue in the […]

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Velodyne’s SC-602 Amplifier Offers Control of 2 Subs

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The SC-602 dual-mono amplifier, available from Velodyne Acoustics, controls up to two SC-600 Series in-wall, in-floor or in-ceiling subwoofers.  The two-unit high, rack-mount SC-602 is the newest addition to the SC-600 Series which includes the SC-600 IW (In-Wall) and SC-600 IF/IC (In-Floor/In-Ceiling) subwoofers and the single-sub SC-600 amplifier.  The SC-600 Series are affordable, easy-to-use subwoofer […]

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Extron Announces the Industry’s First Energy Star Qualified Commercial Amplifiers

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Yesterday, Extron launched the ProAV industry’s first power amps that are Energy Star qualified and meet the new Version 2.0 Audio/Video specification (you can read the entire 2.0 spec here: http://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=revisions.audio_video_spec. The MPA 401 and XTRA Series high performance amplifiers comprise a complete family of mono, stereo, and multi-channel power amplifiers for a wide range […]

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