August 19, 2022
(wassuprockers) – Top-end audiophile logo Astell&Kern has introduced its first wi-fi, Bluetooth speaker. The Astell&Kern

(wassuprockers) – Top-end audiophile logo Astell&Kern has introduced its first wi-fi, Bluetooth speaker. The Astell&Kern Acro BE100 is a stereo speaker with a devoted 32-bit DAC and improve for hi-res song streaming as much as 24-bit.

It accommodates two 1.5-inch silk dome tweeters and a 4-inch Kevlar woofer for bass ranges. Its on-board Elegance D amplifier is in a position to a complete energy output of 55W. Frequency reaction is 50Hz to 20kHz.

The speaker helps Bluetooth 5.0 and aptX HD for 24-bit 48kHz prime answer audio streaming (albeit a slightly lossy because the codec is not in point of fact bit-for-bit). Different formats supported come with LDAC and AAC.

There could also be a three.5mm audio enter to plug-in an exterior supply immediately, that method you’ll be able to play true lossless song throughout the BE100.

Its design is modest and blank, with a quantity dial at the most sensible.

The Astell&Kern Acro BE100 is to be had now in black or white. It’s priced at £449 in the United Kingdom, €529 in Central Europe and $499 within the States.

An alternate model of the speaker, which contains an FM radio will probably be to be had in decided on international locations.

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Writing by way of Rik Henderson.