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Multi-Channel Outputs Balanced 7.1 -Multi-Channel Outputs Unbalanced 11.1

The MX121 home theater processor is the control hub of some of the finest home theater systems in the world. An extensive yet easy to use feature set allows MX121 based systems to be configured to meet your exact needs.

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"McIntosh has managed with the $6,000 MX121 to halve the price of its $12,000 MX150 flagship processor, putting it at a still expensive, but more manageable, price point."
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We have (2) MX-121's in stock and they have been discounted to move fast! These Awesome processors have tons of features including AirPlay! They are in excellent condition with original packaging. Units are available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

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4K UPSCALE BLU-RAY DISC™ PLAYER

Experience four times the detail of Full HD with 4K upscaling. Inside the Blu-ray Disc™ player, a chip converts standard video sources, such as 480p, 720p, and 1080p, into a signal that’s nearer to 4K resolution (3840 x 2160). This packs eight million pixels into the picture for sharper, more detailed images. Colors are vividly reproduced, maintaining brightness, hue and saturation, and higher image quality lets you sit closer to the screen for a wider field of view.

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"The Sony BDP-S7200 punches well above its ticket price when it comes to AV performance. Offering superb image quality with highly sophisticated image processing that really pays you back when coupled to a 4K TV, as well as high-res audio support. It's a solid reason to upgrade your DVD player or an earlier BD deck. Throw in a 'Super' Wi-Fi performance and a goodly selection of streaming services and you have the best Sony BD deck since Sony's shortlived ES audiophile model. I rate this player cracking value." by Steve May January 16, 2015 techradar.com  read the full review

 

 

Original Price: $ 7,499

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Two Channel 190 WPC at 8 Ohm (1%THD EIAJ)

Wadia has advanced its tradition of progressive technology and industrial design, to deliver a product with the utmost in performance and aesthetics while also being environmentally conscious. Intuition focuses on the digital inputs, with 192 kHz/24 bit resolution for Coax, optical and AES and 384 kHz/32 bit via USB. There are also two analog inputs. At the heart of the digital decoding is a high resolution, 32 bit AD/DA digital preamp with a 1.5 MHz sampling frequency. The 350 watt, high efficiency power amplifier is capable of driving any loudspeaker. Its design is proudly made in Italy.

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“Wadia’s Intuition 01 is a daring, forward-thinking product. Its distinctive style will surely find many admirers, and it offers an alternative to the dour, bulky components that so frequently occupy listeners’ equipment racks and sight lines. It also offers very strong, if not standard-setting performance, with support for every popular digital audio format in existence, up to and including DXD. What I’m most impressed with, however, is the Intuition 01 as a package. It’s a full-featured, power-efficient component that accepts all manner of digital and analog inputs, with a bespoke remote and an attractive design that will harmonize with most living spaces. Hardcore audiophiles may scoff at such a product, but I’m confident that the Intuition 01 will resonate with far more potential buyers than the average integrated amplifier. Well played, Wadia.” Read more at SoundStage HiFi

Original Price: $ 1,995

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 Upsampling Audio DAC with Master Reference Ultra-Clock

The DAC2.5 converts your digital media into music for the most direct connection to your amplifier. The DAC2.5 provides full system control and is loaded with features including an analog input. This allows you to experience your music through the convenience of a single component, eliminating the need for a preamplifier.

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“Ever since the release of their original DAC1, which sold for a little over $1000, Bel Canto has been known for their high-quality DACs. Their current DACs are far more advanced designs that also include digital volume control. When you consider that, ten years after the launch of the DAC1, the e.One DAC2.5 can be used as the centerpiece of a high-quality digital audio system and costs only $1995, it seems a relative bargain.”   Written by Roger Kanno,  Created: 01 June 2011 Sound Stage Access

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We have this great sounding DAC in stock and discounted to move fast! This awesome DAC has tons of features and would make a great addition to any hi end equipment! Unit is in excellent condition with original packaging. Unit is available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

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Two Channel Tube Preamp

The C2500 tube preamplifier combines the legendary McIntosh vacuum tube preamplifier circuitry with a full suite of contemporary features and technology.
A total of 15 inputs – including two dedicated phono (1 Moving Magnet and 1 Moving Coil) and five digital – offers you ample connections to keeâ��p all your legacy and modern sources connected, while six dual triode tubes will produce that romantic tube sound. The digital inputs will decode digital music at up to 32 bits and 192kHz for high resolution audio playback.

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"The McIntosh C2500 and MC452 excel at spectacular dynamic expression, beautiful and accurate tonality, satisfying detail retrieval, and the recreation of a generous sound field." -read the full review at Audio Esoterica

We took this great sounding Preamp in on trade from a very good customer. Unit was originally purchased from Epic AV and we have all original packaging. Unit is in excellent condition with minimal hours of use. It is available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

Original Price: $ 999.99

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Stereo Preamplfier

The RC-1570 provides an entryway into higher performing separate components with all of the analog and digital inputs required by today's sources. Separate components hold the promise of the best possible fidelity, since each device is optimized for its role in the sound reproduction chain. Rotel has been designing and manufacturing high performance components for dedicated enthusiasts for over 50 years.

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"When, a few years ago, I decided to start a second run in audio, my system included a tubed preamplifier from Audio Research that I’d had for some 15 years. The Rotel RC-1570 reminds me of the sound I had during that long stretch: warm and very comfortable, with bass that’s firm but not as precise as that from similarly priced, all-solid-state preamps. I never found tubes to be the finicky nuisances they’re often claimed to be, and my ARC preamp had a sweet, fat midrange sound that the solid-state gear of that time couldn’t duplicate. But time has moved on, and so has solid-state. The warm sound and comprehensive feature set of Rotel’s RC-1570 should keep its buyers happy for many years." Written by Erich Wetzel,  Sound Stage Access, read the full review

This is our showroom demo and is in excellent condition with original packaging. Unit is available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

 

 

 

Original Price: $ 13,000

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Two Channel Stereo Preamp

At its heart, the Reference 5 SE is a fully balanced, zero-feedback, class-A triode preamplifier that uses four 6H30 tubes in its single-gain analog stage, and one 6H30 and one 6550 tube in the power supply. I’ve owned class-A and a few single-ended amps, and have always felt that they did more with tone and space than their class-AB cousins could ever dream of.

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"Summing up my experience of Audio Research's Reference 5 SE preamplifier is pretty easy: I was smitten. I hear a lot of great audio gear, but it's been a long time since I've been so taken with a component. I can't imagine anyone hearing the Ref 5 SE and not falling head over heels for it. It's been a long time, too, since I've heard a component that seemed to be so fundamental and significant an advance over all others I've heard." Brian Damkroger  |  Nov 9, 2012 Stereophile.com  read the full review

 

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Two Channel Poweramp

At 450 watts per channel, the MC452 is the most powerful McIntosh stereo amplifier and utilizes the latest advancements in circuit and cosmetic design. With the MC452, the latest circuit components are deployed in the classic McIntosh Quad Balanced design that cancels noise for impeccable audio performance.

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 "The McIntosh C2500 and MC452 excel at spectacular dynamic expression, beautiful and accurate tonality, satisfying detail retrieval, and the recreation of a generous sound field." -read the full review at Audio Esoterica

 We took this great Poweramp in on trade from a very good customer. Poweramp was originally purchased from Epic AV and we have all original packaging. Unit is in excellent condition with minimal hours of use. It is available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

Original Price: $ 1,599.99

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Classic Stereo Power Amplifier

At 2 x 200 Watts per channel and utilizing Rotel's Balanced Design Concept for superior performance, the RB-1582 MkII is a compelling stereo amplifier. Rotel’s next largest stereo amplifier at 200 Watts per channel provides the massive current to drive the very largest Hi-Fi systems effortlessly. And like its smaller brother, the RB-1582 MkII has been designed to excel at resolving the subtle details in music as well as supplying the brawn required for extremely dynamic passages. It is able to achieve this difficult dual requirement because of the meticulous attention paid to circuit design and parts selection.

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“Rotel’s RB-1582 MkII is a reasonably priced, attractive power amplifier with a warm sound. Its marked difference in sound from that of, say, the Parasound Halo A 23 is worth exploring for yourself, especially if your taste tends a bit toward warmth. The RB-1582 MkII could soften an overly analytic front end or be the powerhouse of an already comfortable-sounding system. Not surprisingly, it blended well with its preamplifier mate, Rotel’s RC-1570. If all of that sounds appealing -- and I could see it being just that for a lot of audiophiles -- this Rotel should be on your shortlist for audition.” Written by Erich Wetzel, Sound Stage Access, read the full review

This great sounding powerful amp is our showroom demo and is in excellent condition with original packaging. Unit is available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

 

 

Original Price: $ 3,500

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200W/Ch stereo amplifier

The Sigma series AMP2 is a 200W/Ch stereo amplifier utilizing switching technologies for both power supply and amplification stages. A Classé-designed switch mode power supply with Power Factor Correction makes over 1,000W of clean and stable power available while being both compact and efficient. A new class D amplifier topology provides wide dynamic range, smooth and extended frequency response and rich harmonic detail to yield stunning sonic performance. The efficiency of class D adds efficiency, low heat dissipation and relatively small size to the list of the AMP2’s attributes.

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“The Sigma SSP, Amp2 and Amp5 setup performed superbly during the time I had them. The audio quality was first-rate whether used for music or movies. When used for two-channel music, the Sigma SSP and Amp2 sounded detailed and clear. For multi-channel music and movies, the sound was immersive and impactful. If two-channel audio is a high priority in a surround sound processor then this may be the setup for you.”  Home Theater HiFi read the full review

 

Original Price: $ 5,000

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200W/Ch 5 Ch Power amplifier

The Sigma series AMP5 is a 200W/Ch five-channel amplifier derived from the AMP2, but with necessary part and layout changes to accommodate its five-channel architecture. Like the AMP2, it utilizes switching technologies for both power supply and amplification stages. A Classé-designed switch mode power supply with Power Factor Correction makes over 1,000W of clean and stable power available while being both compact and efficient. A new class D amplifier topology provides wide dynamic range, smooth and extended frequency response and rich harmonic detail to yield stunning sonic performance. The efficiency of class D adds efficiency, low heat dissipation and relatively small size to the list of the AMP5’s attributes.

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“The Sigma SSP, Amp2 and Amp5 setup performed superbly during the time I had them. The audio quality was first-rate whether used for music or movies. When used for two-channel music, the Sigma SSP and Amp2 sounded detailed and clear. For multi-channel music and movies, the sound was immersive and impactful. If two-channel audio is a high priority in a surround sound processor then this may be the setup for you.”  Home Theater HiFi read the full review

Original Price: $ 1,995

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250 watt @ 8 ohms, 500 watt @ 4 ohms Monoblock Amplifier

The REF500M monoblock amplifier has excellent power combined with upper midrange and high frequency clarity and openness that lets the subtle detail from your source component pass through to your speakers.

  • Max Power Output: 500W 4 ohms, 250W 8 ohms per Channel
  • Minimum Load: 3 ohms per Channel
  • Peak Output Current: 35 Amps
  • Balanced Input Impedance: 200 Kohms

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 "While you may come for the power of the REF500M monoblocks, you will stay for the musicality … Considerably sweeter than their predecessors … more open and transparent, with greater clarity and control (particularly of the bass) … A more relaxed presentation (particularly on the top end), and really remarkable rhythm and pacing. … I experienced all audio events as occurring in real time; in the here and now ... ample power reserves track the leading edge of transients, as well as the rise and fall of dynamics with incredible accuracy, timing and presence … with a focused, convincing soundstage. Musically, you want for so little, it's hard to imagine wanting anything more."  SoundStage, Dan Davis, April 2010

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We have (2) of these great sounding power amps in stock and discounted to move fast! With their sleek contemporary design and loads of power these awesome Power Amps would make a great addition to any hi end system! Units are in excellent condition with original packaging. They're available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

Original Price: $ 2,800

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Dolby ATMOS-enabled 11.2 Channel Network A/V Receiver

The 11.2 channel DTR-70.6 A/V Receiver offers major flexibility. Build a 7.2.4 Dolby Atmos theater (7.2 plus 4 Dolby Atmos height channels) or a 5.2.4 Dolby Atmos theater (5.2 plus 4 Dolby Atmos height channels) with independent powered audio & video for zone 2 and an independent line level-audio for zone 3, or a 7.2 standard theater with independent audio & video for zone 2 and an independent powered audio for zone 3. Keeping up with the options? There are also 11.4 preamp outs for use with separate power amps.

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"By now it should be clear that I highly recommend the Integra on multiple levels: overall sound and build quality, its Atmos capability, power, and bleeding-edge features set. And it's that last bit I'd like to focus on as I try to wrap this up. The Integra is the first receiver I've auditioned that has made me second-guess my $8,000 worth of separates. Does the Integra sound better than my reference rig? In terms of resolution and transparency, it does not, although at $2,800 that's not a reasonable expectation. Where it wins is obviously with Atmos, but also in the areas of features and convenience as a whole. There are plenty of little perks that this receiver delivers, as well--like convenient app control of streaming sources and the fact that, when powering up the receiver after listening to Pandora, it will default to playing that same station. On paper, it sounds trifling; in practice, it's incredibly convenient to press one button and be greeted with streaming bliss." By: Sean Killebrew, May 25, 2015 HomeTheaterReview.com read the full review

This is our showroom demo and is in excellent condition with original packaging. Unit is available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

 

Original Price: $ 1,699.99

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7.2 Channel Home Theater AV Receiver

The perfect receiver for three-room, multi-zone installation. Setup is now easier than ever, thanks to an eight-port switching hub and a wealth of connection options—including six inputs and two outputs that enable 4K upscaling and pass-through. Enjoy an immersive sound experience with Digital Cinema Surround, even at low volumes.

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  • Designed for three-room, multi-zone installation
  • 6-in, 2-out HDMI with 4K upscaling and pass-through
  • Rich surround sound from DTS-HD and Dolby TrueHD audio
  • HDCP 2.2 Repeater (2-in/2-out) for 4K streaming services
  • 110W per channel power output
  • HDMI Video In/Out (6/2);Component Video Input (2 Assignable);Composite Video Input (2);Composite Monitor Out (2);Component Monitor Out (2);Opt Audio Input (2);Coax. Audio Input (1);Analog Audio Input (4);USB (1 for Setup)

Original Price: $ 2,995

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Power. Authority. Control. The Performa B15a subwoofer features unique Revel advantages that no other subwoofer provides, for authoritative low frequency reproduction.

Featuring a massive long excursion, 15-inch driver that is equipped with an inverted metal dome that delivers incredible acoustic output at the very lowest deep bass registers, the B15a’s prodigious deep bass capabilities will do justice to the most explosive movie soundtracks, as well as the newest generation of high resolution music formats, such as DVDAudio and Super Audio Compact Disc (SACD). A built-in 1,000-watt power amplifier featuring a tremendous 40% reserve capacity powers the 15-inch driver, delivering up to 1.4 kilowatts to handle the most thunderous special effects and the lowest musical octaves.

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 "At $2995, the Revel Performa B15 subwoofer is not cheap, but its value is apparent. The B15 has more relevant features than any other all-in-a-box subwoofer for home audio that I’ve seen. And it isn’t just a subwoofer to mate with Revel speakers -- it’s versatile enough to match with just about anything. And that anything pertains to the most precise and exacting speakers you can find. This "tight as a drum" sub has the sonic fidelity to complement the finest audio systems. The Revel Performa B15 is a longstanding promise fulfilled. And while this subwoofer is not exactly new -- it’s been on the market for a couple of years -- it will more than likely be a benchmark of sorts for some time to come."

Doug Schneider, SoundStage,  read the full review

We have 2 of these awesome sounding Subs. They came in on trade from an Epic AV customer. Speakers are used, with some minor scratches but overall in good shape. They are available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

 

Original Price: $ 13,500

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 3 way floorstanding, paralaminar stealth flow vented loudspeaker.

Sonus Faber wanted to create a family of speakers rich in content but also evocative of those visual and tactile emotions that have always characterized its production. Thus, wood, leather timeless craftsmanship values of careful and passionate production, able to make anyone understand the sincere love for their work and Music. The Sonus Faber Olympica project is made up of a new family of passive acoustic speakers that will add to the existing catalogue of the Arcugnano factory, aesthetically characterized by the use of two iconic SonusFfaber noble materials, walnut wood and leather.

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"I believe that the Olympica III is an example of exactly what Sonus Faber stands for today: Italian-flavored build quality and styling combined with a signature sound that audiophiles the world over can appreciate. That combination could prove lethal to their competitors -- while I could name a half-dozen brands off the top of my head that make good-sounding speakers at similar prices, none looks as if it’s worth a damn placed side by side with the Olympica III. With almost all of them, it’s like parking a Ford next to a Ferrari. For those who want a speaker that thrills the eyes as much as the ears, Sonus Faber’s Olympica III gets my highest recommendation." . . . Doug Schneider Soundstage HiFi read the full review

These sweet sounding speakers came in on trade from an Epic AV customer. Originally purchased from Epic AV, we have all original packaging. Speakers are in excellent condition with minimal hours of use. They are available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

Original Price: $ 9,995 pair

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Hybrid XStat™ Transducer

Following in the footsteps of our award-winning flagship hybrid ESL speaker, the Summit X™, Montis blends legendary sound with sophisticated styling. Years in the making, the Montis builds on a number of unique MartinLogan manufacturing techniques and materials; XStat and AirFrame™ technologies, vacuum bonding, MicroPerf stators, a Curvilinear Line Source electrostatic transducer, dipole sound radiation, a low-distortion aluminum-cone woofer, advanced Vojtko filtering, a 24-bit Vojtko™ DSP engine, and 100-Hz level control.

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 “If ever there was a model to break down the negative stereotypes of electrostatic loudspeakers, it must be the MartinLogan Montis. With a small footprint, and taking up only a modest amount of visual space in the room, the Montis can be driven effectively by solid-state or tubed amplifier can be played quite loudly, and doesn't require you to listen with your head locked in a virtual vise. In the right system and with the right recordings, a pair of Montises can aurally transport you to the concert hall, or the musicians to your room.”  Read More at Stereophile.com

These are our showroom demo's and are in excellent condition with original packaging.They're available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

Original Price: $4,995 pair

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XStat™ Transducer

Theos are the most affordable hand-built electrostatic speakers with real wood finishes and custom bi-wire capable binding posts. Descended from MartinLogan's critically acclaimed flagship CLX™ loudspeaker, the Theos features advanced XStat™ electrostatic technology and a proprietary Vojtko™ crossover topology delivering the highest sonic standards of efficiency and precision. A passive 8-inch high excursion woofer and ultra low turbulence down-firing bass port generate unyielding, detailed bass down to 43Hz. Custom coupling spikes and tool-less bi-wire binding posts provide the final touch—providing the ultimate level of flexibility for connection and setup.

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“The speed and transparency that their electrostatic panel seemed to offer compared to a conventional box speaker was always enchanting, and unlike many other speakers of similar designs, they played well without a massive amplifier and with rock and roll music.”  —Chris Heinonen, Secrets of Home Theater and High Fidelity - Read the full review »

These are our showroom demo's and are in excellent condition with original packaging.They're available for inspection at our Naples FL showroom.

Original Price: $ 70,000

SALE PRICE: $45,000 Preowned trade in

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Yes you read this correctly these speakers were $70,000.00 and are brand new. These came in on consignment and we uncrated them ourselves and are breaking them in as you read this. They are really fantastic speakers. You'll never find a brand new pair for this amount anywhere in the US! 

Avalon Acoustics Time

Years of research into spatial transparency has produced a design devoted to holistic precision, carefully balancing all empirical criteria without exaggeration or gimmick. The result is shockingly non-clinical with rich tonal colors and thundering dynamic contrasts that remain locked into precise focus naturally filing the spatial context of the recording.

About Avalon Acoustics;

“Music is the passion in our blood and the muse of our intellect. “  - Neil Patel

Avalon Acoustics is an idealistic group of musicians, artists, craftsmen, and engineers. Our experience ranges from playing and performance through recording, editing, mastering and playback. For over 25 years our world renowned designs have set the ultimate reference standard for audio reproduction. Our ongoing research continues to redefine the state of the art in high-resolution 3 dimensional soundstaging. Each of our Musical Masterpieces is a work of art in itself, entirely handcrafted in the foothills of the Colorado Rocky Mountains.

Original Price: $ 2,499

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Perfect pair of Trition Twos we took in on a Trade for Trition Ones.

“Whoa! The low bass of the organ so fills the room that I look for subwoofers in the corners. The orchestra and chorus have great presence. There's a believable sense of space.”    Read more at Stereophile.com

Description: Three-way floorstanding loudspeaker.

  • Drive-units: 1.06" by 1.31" High-Velocity Folded Ribbon (HVFR) tweeter, two 4.5" cone midrange units, two 5" by 9" cone woofers powered by an internal amplifier, two 7" by 10" passive radiators.
  • Crossover frequencies: 150Hz, 3.5kHz.
  • Frequency range: 16Hz–35kHz.
  • Sensitivity: 91dB/2.83V/m.
  • Nominal impedance: 8 ohms.
  • Recommended amplifier power: 20–500W.
  • Built-in subwoofer amplifier: class-D, 1200W.
  • Dimensions: 48" (1230mm) H (with base, no spikes) by 5.25" (135mm) W front by 7.5" (190mm) W rear by 15" (385mm) D. Weight: 60 lbs (27.3kg).
    Finish: Glossy piano black with black cloth.

Created, as the name suggests, to be wall mounted and adjustable thanks to its jointed bracket, the Wall is a versatile speaker that offers many answers to different sound needs: great for those who want to build a two-channel audio system that does not take up valuable space, suitable for quality stereo reproduction from a source such as a TV with only two speakers, versatile in the role of speaker in a home theater system partially or entirely of Venus wall speakers. Its small dimensions and its beautiful and refined design make it a great choice if you want to set up a multi-room system, as it fits easily in different environments, it ensures optimum performance even with its discreet physical presence.

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The ultimate centre speaker

The HTM1 D3 is the perfect centre speaker to partner either the 800 D3 or 802 D3 in a breathtakingly realistic home theatre system. Its combination of Diamond domes, Continuum cones and Aerofoil bass drivers delivers pristine dialogue and natural, realistic music.

This is the perfect center speaker! Sounds big, crystal clear dialogue, and can be played at high levels and not show signs of strain and fatigue.

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With separate Low Gain and High Gain inputs selectable via a switch mounted between the two, you can have two turntables connected to the Reference simultaneously. Of course, there's an IEC jack, so you can play with power cords. (I used an Electra Glide Reference Fatboy.) Front-panel controls include On/Off, Operate/Standby, Stereo/Mono, and Operate/Mute.
t takes at least an hour from power up for the Reference to sound its best, so leaving the unit On and in Standby mode is a good way to go if you don't want to wait the hour. In that position, voltage is applied only to the tube heaters. You save tube life, yet the unit is partially warmed up. Moving from Standby to Operate, there's about a 30-second auto mute before you can begin playback. To avoid potentially dangerous thumps, the Mute switch should be activated whenever you lower or raise the pickup arm or change the input.

  • 3 outlet Power Manager; 1800 watts / 15amps
  • 5 Always-on, 4 Switched-on, 2 Delayed-on & 2 programmable
  • 5400 joules of surge suppression
  • Dimmable front panel with circuit
  • Over/Under voltage shut down; safe operating voltage: 90V – 130V
  • 3 separate filter banks; digital, analog and high voltage outlets
  • 12 volt trigger in and out
  • 2 USB chargers with USB gooseneck light
  • Surge suppressed DSS/Sat and Phone/Lan outlets
  • Rack mountable, hardware included
  • 5 UL® certifications and RoHS compliant
  • $25,000 connected equipment warranty