AudioControl has announced the availability of three new AV receivers (AVRs) and two new AV processors.
Maestro Series Preamp/Processors
The Maestro X9 and Maestro X7 support the most sought after immersive surround formats, such as 9.1.6 Dolby Atmos, Auro 3D, DTS:X, and IMAX Enhanced, with 16-channels of balanced and unbalanced output. Both models offer a full complement of inputs for connection to the latest audio/video components, including seven HDMI 2.0b inputs that fully support 4K UHD and HDR playback. The new Maestro Series processors house the very latest in audio and video processing technology, featuring Dirac Live room correction with bass management and ESS Sabre DACs. Enthusiasts will enjoy easy-to-use app-based control, Google Cast, Airplay 2, aptX Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi streaming connectivity options, and integrators will appreciate the intuitive web-based configuration along with control drivers for popular smart home platforms.
Concert Series Audio/Video Receivers
AudioControl’s new Concert Series of immersive audio/video receivers is comprised of three models: the Concert XR-8, Concert XR-6, and Concert XR-4. All three models have Dirac room correction and all of the popular surround formats. The Concert XR-6 and Concert XR-8 also add AURO 3D. Enthusiasts will also appreciate having six channels of user-configurable outputs, ideal for high-pass channels, additional subwoofers, or height channels. The Concert Series AVRs feature 16-channels of output, integrated web-based configuration, intuitive app-based control, Google Cast, Airplay 2, aptX Bluetooth, and Wi-Fi streaming connectivity.
The Concert XR-8 delivers 9.1.6 channels of HDMI 2.0b with 16 channels of output, 7 channels of high-current class H amplified output at 200 watts into 4 ohms. The Concert XR-6 delivers 9.1.6 channels of HDMI 2.0b with 16 channels of output, 7 channels of class AB amplified output at 100 watts per channel into 8 ohms. The Concert XR-4 delivers 7.1 channels of HDMI 2.0b with 11 channels of output, 7 channels of class AB amplified output at 60 watts per channel into 8 ohms.
For more information, visit audiocontrol.com.