Plinius: The Heart of Music
For more than three decades, Plinius have created and crafted amplifiers of distinction that bring enjoyment to music lovers all over the world.
The Audio Tailor, experts in audio, are proud to stock the full range of products from this New Zealand company. They, like us, hold quality sound reproduction at the heart of everything they do.
You can trust a Plinius system to get you into true high fidelity listening.
The Plinius Product Range as stocked by The Audio Tailor
Power Amplifiers: SA-Reference, SA-103, SB-301 and P10
Plinius offer an extended range of power amps to drive even the trickiest speakers comfortably and deliver a great listening experience. Years of customer research and feedback, combined with their design expertise, have resulted in products that deliver pure distortion-free amplification.
There is a Plinius Power Amplifier to suit your needs, from the top-of-the-range Class A Reference unit, boasting high current delivery, right through to the understated Class AB series.
Integrated Amplifiers: Hiato, Hautonga, Inspire 880 and 980
These units have a smaller footprint, with both the preamp and power amp stages incorporated into the same chassis, but they fill a special niche in many great systems. Plinius' range builds on their solid reputation for integrated amplifiers with award-winning units that are capable of driving any speakers. The integrated range boasts a simple elegance and very stylish finish, making the units an attractive addition to any listening space.
Preamplifiers: Tautoro, Kaitaki
Plinius' well established and reliable preamp circuit designs work hard to ensure your power amplifier is presented with a clean signal, free of distortion.
A critical component at the start of the amplification journey, these units manage the delicate source signals as well as functioning as a control centre for your whole system. Plinius' excellence at this stage sets your system up for faithfully reproducing the sound of the original artist.
Home Theatre: KioKio
Plinius audio amplification is integral to some of the best home theatres in the world, allowing speakers to produce their widest and deepest sound. Clear and accurate audio delivery is critical in this environment for faithful voice, music and soundtrack reproduction in full volume, without distortion, in order to fully impact on the audience.
Professional installers demand reliability and Plinius delivers this, with high quality components seated in robust electronic designs, giving a five star rating every time.
Phono Stages: Koru
For those listeners who love their vinyl, the Plinius phono stage, Koru, won't disappoint. Award-winning technology, it protects the tiny signal produced by a record cartridge to bring the listening experience to life for traditional audiophiles. Phono stage options are also available in Plinius' integrated and preamplifier ranges.
Digital Source Components:
Tiki Digital Network Player
Toko Digital Audio Player
Mauri CD player
Arataki Network Audio Controller
Plinius' source components complement their amplifier ranges to help you realise your system's full potential. Their CD and Network players feature Plinius' respected 192DAC technology and the Arataki iPad app can be used for controlling the players as well as organising your stored media.
About the Company
Established in 1980, Plinius' early vision was simply to deliver excellence in hi-fi sound to the New Zealand market. Now fully international, they have expanded that noble goal to the rest of the world with New Zealand pride.
Manufacturing and Production
Employing young designers and engineers, Plinius believe, instils energy, innovation and life into their products. Proximity of departments at their Christchurch site ensures all aspects work coherently to fulfil their corporate ideals.
Interestingly, their production facility also supports businesses in the medical, laboratory, photographic and GPS fields.
The Audio Tailor is proud to supply and support this fine New Zealand company's products. With a young approach to a relatively old market, Plinius’ products are always fresh and exciting and our customers easily find something within the range to suit their listening style.
Come and view their beautifully crafted music systems in the comfort of our The Audio Tailor showroom and experience the great sound of Plinius.