Trends Audio wants to move. They’re no longer content with being a secondary or portable option. As marketing director David Ho puts it,”It is the time to move Trends Audio products to the main system in the larger listening room."
Sure, you’ve got an impressive 7.1 channel system that makes movie watching a thrill. It recreates the sounds of filmed battles precisely and it makes watching a flick into an experience rather than a way to pass the time. But how does it handle simple stereo music?
Along with the announcement of the availability of the D12 Amplifier from ELAN, the company has also announced the D16, which is set to ship in March. ELAN’s new highly efficient ‘green’ amplifiers were redesigned from the ground up in order to create energy efficient and powerful amps.
Pass Labs has announced that their new INT-30A integrated amplifier will be debuting at the Consumer Electronics Show in January. The INT-30A is the second integrated amp to come out of Pass Labs and is the followup to the INT-150. Unlike its predecessor which boasted 150 watts of power, the INT-30A is a Class A amp rated at 30 watts per channel at 8 ohms and 60 watts at 4 ohms.