We have launched our new site! The Wire backend has moved to www.svconline.com. Your can log on now with your e xisting credentials. For your reference, posting instructions have been sent to your email. Note: postings made to the old backend will be redirected through Thursday Feb 19th. Please make the switch to www.svconline.com as soon as possible.


If you have questions please email thewire@svconline.com.


Looking forward to seeing you on the new site!

A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

NEW NAD C 356BEE STEREO INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

c356beefrontlow.jpg

NAD Introduces New MDC-Equipped C 356BEE Stereo Integrated Amplifier. Energy Efficiency, Patented Technology, and Modular Design Construction Advance a Winning Design

CEDIA EXPO, ATLANTA, Aug. 23, 2010 — NAD Electronics, the highly regarded manufacturer of high-performance audio/video components, introduces the new C 356BEE Integrated Amplifier, representing NAD’s vision, talent, and expertise in amplifier design at CEDIA EXPO, Sept. 22-26, 2010. Director of Advanced Development, Bjorn Eric Edvardsen (the “BEE” in the model name), has implemented knowledge gained from the company’s flagship Masters Series M3 Integrated Amplifier into the C 356BEE design.

With the very high dynamic power and low impedance drive capability of NAD’s patented PowerDrive circuit, the C 356BEE offers musical, detailed, coherent and relaxed sound while accurately controlling difficult to drive loudspeakers. Even at elevated listening levels, NAD’s exclusive Soft Clipping circuit gently transforms the sound waveform to save speakers (and ears) from damaging clipping distortion.

The C 356BEE expands NAD’s Modular Design Construction (MDC) offerings in its venerable Classic Series. MDC greatly improves the C 356BEE’s functionality and ease of use, while offering expansion and customization possibilities as future MDC Modules are introduced. By equipping the C 356BEE with MDC, NAD has given users the option of adding the PP 375 Phono Stage Module, which integrates a very high performance phono input.
In line with NAD’s position on environmental sustainability, the engineering team sought to reduce energy consumption in the C 356BEE without sacrificing performance. Thanks to a redesigned power supply, the C 356BEE’s standby power is less than 0.5Watt. NAD’s PowerDrive amplifier circuit provides the C 356BEE with the dynamic capability of an amplifier twice as powerful, while using only half the power. Another thoughtful energy-saving touch is the convenient fully off ‘vacation’ switch.

The C 356BEE is properly regulated with a high-current power supply, resulting in a continuous 4-ohm load and the lowest levels of distortion and noise in its price class. The C 356BEE’s continuous power measures 80W x two channels, Full Disclosure Power (FDP). NAD uses the strict FDP performance criterion to measure amplifiers with all channels driven simultaneously over the full frequency bandwidth (20Hz – 20kHz), and at rated distortion.

Other high value features include Preamp Out, new improved speaker binding posts, sonically transparent sealed reed relay switches for all inputs, a front panel mini-jack for iPod or MP3 player; tone controls for any necessary correction of music without adding coloration or distortion; and a remote control compatible with other select NAD products for complete system control.

The C 356BEE Stereo Integrated Amplifier is available now for a suggested price of $799 (U.S. MSRP).

About NAD
Sold in over 80 countries, NAD Electronics is renowned worldwide for its range of innovative class-leading audio and video consumer electronics. Every NAD component is designed and manufactured with a philosophy for putting “Music First”, resulting in authentic, accurate, and detailed sound reproduction. When it comes to performance, NAD emphasizes quality over quantity, preferring to focus on the inside where it counts— and where consumers can hear the results. NAD believes that the real point of home audio equipment is the enjoyment of lifelike, involving sound from music and movies — and that the qualities central to creating this are performance, simplicity, and value.

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: News

Ergonomic Surge Protection and Diagnostic Energy Intelligence for Digital Signage
VMP Features New FP-MLPAB Medium Low Profile Flat Panel Articulating Wall Mount at 2015 ISC West
Professional Wireless Systems Helps Wireless Make a Slam Dunk at 2015 NBA All-Star Weekend
API A2Ds Making Headlines at NBC Network News
Metric Halo’s Thailand Distributor Kimleng Audio Hosts 2015 Competition
Joseph Cornwall Named to InfoComm University Faculty
Train Your Employees with Style…Corporate Car Leasing Training Center Goes Interactive!
Platinum Tools® Debuts Net Prowler™ PRO Test Kit
BrightSign Unveils Plans for 2015 Digital Signage Expo
Canterbury Church Gains Invisible Intelligibility with Renkus-Heinz Iconyx

About

Stay up to date on the latest technology news. Select press representatives post company news several times a day. Check back often to get the latest news on product releases, mergers and acquisitions, and product applications. To be included in this virtual press conference, please contact The Wire.

Calendar

October 2010
M T W T F S S
« Sep   Nov »
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031

Your Account

Subscribe

Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication