Goldmund, the Swiss audio company, has announced that a three year project is finally about to see the light. The Telos 5000 amplifier will be shipping soon, at the hefty price of $189,000 each. Only 25 units will be made, most of which have already been pre-sold.
Dynaudio North America will add Octave tube electronics products to its lineup of premium consumer speakers in its North American market. The German Octave has been producing tube electronics for over twenty years.
Cary Audio Design, a manufacturer of tube and solid state components to enhance both analog and digital music experiences, just updated their product lineup. The new 211 Founder’s Edition (FE) monoblock amplifier gives consumers the option to play back their music on a powerful tube amp, as opposed to the more conventional solid-state.
Two new amps from NAD have hit the market, the C 165BEE Stereo Preamp (SRP: $899) and C 275BEE Power Amp (SRP: $1,199). These components are manufactured using environmentally-friendly materials, and draw less than one Watt of power when in standby.
Perreaux has introduced the their most powerful integrated amplifier, the 250i. Part of the éloquence range, this Class-AB amp delivers more than 350 Watts of power into its 8 Ohm load before clipping. The power transformer regulates voltage and large amounts of current to emit low mechanical/electrical noise by using its magnetic shielding and XQ core.