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Arcam - A5 - Integrated Amplifier

by Arcam
Original price $1,495.00 - Original price $1,495.00
Original price
$1,495.00
$1,495.00 - $1,495.00
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Experience the pinnacle of sonic excellence with the ARCAM A5 Integrated Amplifier, a testament to over 45 years of audiophile innovation. From the experts who've refined amplification to an art form, the A5 seamlessly blends historical prowess with cutting-edge technology. Immerse yourself in a world where every note and nuance of your treasured vinyl collections and digital playlists is rendered with astonishing clarity and depth, thanks to the meticulously chosen components and materials that epitomize ARCAM's commitment to unparalleled sound quality. With 50 watts per channel driving your speakers, and the inclusion of Bluetooth featuring Qualcomm aptX™ Adaptive Technology, the A5 invites you to connect both traditionally and wirelessly, ensuring every listening session is effortless and pristine. Revel in high-resolution audio prowess through advanced digital inputs, and engage in private aural bliss with both wired and wireless headphone connectivity. Embrace ARCAM's Class AB amplification for an unforgettable, musically rich experience, all presented in an all-new Radia design that's as aesthetically striking as it is acoustically remarkable. In alignment with our contemporary values, the ARCAM A5 arrives in plastic-free packaging, ensuring its environmental footprint is as refined as its audio output. Make the ARCAM A5 the heart of your home audio system—proudly featured by Australia's top-ranked Hi-Fi store, The Audio Tailor. Unbox, plug in, and set your music free.

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ℹ Product Information

ARCAM A5 Integrated Amplifier

Unveil the quintessence of auditory refinement with the ARCAM A5 Integrated Amplifier—a masterpiece skillfully intertwined with over 45 years of hallowed tradition in sound engineering. This isn't just an amplifier; it’s the heartbeat of your home audio system, a testament to ARCAM’s unwavering commitment where the “A” has always stood for Amplification—our guiding principle and core competence. The A5, a worthy successor to our inaugural A&R Cambridge A60, is an amalgamation of time-honored expertise and the fiery innovation of today. Every component, each material, has been meticulously selected and refined to elicit the most pristine and enveloping sound that audiophiles dream of. The ARCAM A5 triumphantly brings music to life directly out of the box with Bluetooth technology boasting Qualcomm AptX Adaptive innovation. It delivers a sumptuous 24-bit HD audio banquet, each note bursting with clarity, whether you are streaming from your handheld device or immersing yourself in the velvety grooves of a vinyl record thanks to the dedicated MM phono stage. Exuding elegance in its all-new Radia design, the A5 does not skip a beat, offering a robust 50W per channel into 8Ω or 75W into 4Ω—all while achieving an almost nonexistent harmonic distortion of 0.003%. With Class AB amplification, a bevy of high-resolution digital and analog inputs, and sublime connectivity for both wired and wireless headphones, your listening habits are poised for transformation. And as we commit to a greener earth, our packaging foregoes plastic, welcoming you to a world where sensational performance coexists with environmental consciousness. Embrace the sumptuous, nuanced soundscape with the ARCAM A5, where every note resonates with history and every performance feels like a live recital—fresh, riveting, soul-touching.

Features / Benefits of ARCAM A5 Integrated Amplifier

Expansive Power Delivery

  • Feature: ARCAM Class AB amplification powers each channel with 50W into 8Ω and 75W into 4Ω ensuring you have ample power for a wide range of speakers.
  • Benefit: Regardless of your speaker setup, the A5 delivers consistent, high-quality audio with the muscle to fill your space with an immersive listening experience.

High-Resolution Wireless Streaming

  • Feature: Incorporates Bluetooth with aptX™ Adaptive Technology, delivering up to 24-bit HD audio wirelessly.
  • Benefit: Reap the advantages of high-definition audio from your mobile devices without the constraints of wires, with a wireless listening experience that is indistinguishable from wired high-resolution audio.

Advanced Connectivity

  • Feature: Equipped with both high-resolution digital and analog inputs, along with wired and wireless headphone connectivity.
  • Benefit: You can connect a breadth of devices, from turntables to cutting-edge digital sources, and enjoy private listening sessions day or night, without compromising on sound quality.

Specially Crafted Phono Stage

  • Feature: A specially designed MM phono stage with exquisite frequency response and input impedance.
  • Benefit: Vinyl enthusiasts will hear their records in all their glory – lush, rich, and true to the original recording – honoring the classic warmth that vinyl is cherished for.

Exemplary Sound Clarity and Purity

  • Feature: Harmonic distortion kept incredibly low at 0.003%, signalling ARCAM’s meticulous attention to sound fidelity.
  • Benefit: Experience audio as it was intended, with minimal interference and noise – each note is crisp, clear, and authentically represented, bringing you closer to the performance.

Radia Design Aesthetics

  • Feature: The ARCAM A5 is the epitome of visual elegance with its all-new Radia design.
  • Benefit: Not only will your ears be delighted, but the A5 also serves as a statement piece for any room, blending seamlessly with your decor to create a stylish focal point.

Environmentally Conscious Packaging

  • Feature: The product arrives in completely plastic-free packaging.
  • Benefit: Aware of the bigger picture, the A5 is presented in sustainable materials, ensuring that your premium sound experience doesn’t come at the expense of the environment.

Robust Digital Inputs

  • Feature: Digital Inputs support a wide range of sample rates and bit depths, ensuring compatibility with a multitude of high-resolution audio formats.
  • Benefit: Enjoy the full spectrum of high-resolution digital tracks with the assurance that your digital audio is conveyed accurately and transparently.

Optimized Headphone Experience

  • Feature: Offers a dedicated headphone output with a versatile load range and substantial power to drive a wide array of headphones.
  • Benefit: Indulge in private listening sessions that rival the main output in depth and dynamism, catering to personal audiophile preferences without disturbance.

Comprehensive Frequency Response

  • Feature: With frequency responses measured within tight tolerances for both digital and analog inputs, the A5 exhibits exceptional linearity.
  • Benefit: Every melody and chord is delivered with a fidelity that respects the full dynamic range of your music, guaranteeing an emotional and enveloping encounter with your favorite tunes.

Specifications

Specifications ARCAM A5 Integrated Amplifier
Core Competence Amplification
Heritage Over 45 years of design history; descendant of A&R Cambridge A60
Amplification Type Class AB
Output Power (8Ω) 50 Watts per channel
Output Power (4Ω) 75 Watts per channel
Total Harmonic Distortion 0.003% at 80% power, 8Ω at 1kHz
Bluetooth Yes, with Qualcomm aptX™ Adaptive Technology
Wireless Headphones Connectivity Yes
Phono Stage MM phono stage for turntables
High-Resolution Audio Support Yes, via high-resolution digital audio inputs
Analogue Inputs 3 x RCA pairs
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Analogue) > 106dB (A-weighted, ref. 50W, 1V input)
Frequency Response (Analogue) 20Hz - 20kHz ± 0.2dB
Digital Inputs 1 x Coaxial (RCA), 1 x Optical (Toslink)
Supported Sample Rates (Digital) 192kHz, 176.4kHz, 96kHz, 88.2kHz, 48kHz, 44.1kHz
Bit Depths (Digital) 24-bit, 16-bit
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Digital) > 109dB (A-weighted, ref. 50W, 0dBFS)
Headphone Output Yes, with max output level 2.5V/5V RMS into 32Ω/300Ω
Headphone Load Range 16Ω - 2kΩ
Power Consumption (Maximum) 350 Watts
Power Consumption (Standby) < 0.5 Watts
Dimensions 431mm (Width) x 344mm (Depth) x 83mm (Height)
Weight (Net) 8 kilograms
Weight (Packed) 11 kilograms
Mains Voltage 220–240V, 50–60Hz
Supplied Accessories Mains lead(s), Remote control with 2 x AAA batteries, Quick Start Guide, Important Safety Instructions
Design All new Radia design
Packaging Plastic Free, Using Natural Materials

In conclusion, the ARCAM A5 Integrated Amplifier is more than a piece of technology; it is an heirloom of audiophile excellence that beckons you to experience music as the artist intended—rich with emotion and untouched by compromise. As the cornerstone of your sound system, the A5 stands as a beacon of aural purity, inviting you to delve deep into the heart of your favorite melodies. With the backing of Australia's most revered Hi-Fi store, The Audio Tailor, your journey towards sonic perfection will be as seamless as the harmonies this magnificent device weaves into your home. Should you desire to own the embodiment of acoustic finesse or merely yearn to have your questions answered, reach out at 1300 308 711, connect through our contact page or visit us at our Brisbane Store. The ARCAM A5 is not just an amplifier; it's your gateway to rediscovering music, a timeless invitation to elevate your auditory experience to sublime heights. Embrace the pinnacle of sound with The Audio Tailor, where elite craftsmanship pairs with consummate customer care to tailor an audio experience you'll treasure for a lifetime.

ℹ Specifications
Specifications ARCAM A5 Integrated Amplifier
Core Competence Amplification
Heritage Over 45 years of design history; descendant of A&R Cambridge A60
Amplification Type Class AB
Output Power (8Ω) 50 Watts per channel
Output Power (4Ω) 75 Watts per channel
Total Harmonic Distortion 0.003% at 80% power, 8Ω at 1kHz
Bluetooth Yes, with Qualcomm aptX™ Adaptive Technology
Wireless Headphones Connectivity Yes
Phono Stage MM phono stage for turntables
High-Resolution Audio Support Yes, via high-resolution digital audio inputs
Analogue Inputs 3 x RCA pairs
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Analogue) > 106dB (A-weighted, ref. 50W, 1V input)
Frequency Response (Analogue) 20Hz - 20kHz ± 0.2dB
Digital Inputs 1 x Coaxial (RCA), 1 x Optical (Toslink)
Supported Sample Rates (Digital) 192kHz, 176.4kHz, 96kHz, 88.2kHz, 48kHz, 44.1kHz
Bit Depths (Digital) 24-bit, 16-bit
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Digital) > 109dB (A-weighted, ref. 50W, 0dBFS)
Headphone Output Yes, with max output level 2.5V/5V RMS into 32Ω/300Ω
Headphone Load Range 16Ω - 2kΩ
Power Consumption (Maximum) 350 Watts
Power Consumption (Standby) < 0.5 Watts
Dimensions 431mm (Width) x 344mm (Depth) x 83mm (Height)
Weight (Net) 8 kilograms
Weight (Packed) 11 kilograms
Mains Voltage 220–240V, 50–60Hz
Supplied Accessories Mains lead(s), Remote control with 2 x AAA batteries, Quick Start Guide, Important Safety Instructions
Design All new Radia design
Packaging Plastic Free, Using Natural Materials

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