Emotiva are an American brand that has hit the A/V market in Australia like a breath of fresh air. Their philosophy is simple – make the highest quality audio and home theatre components at affordable prices.
Founder Dan Laufman has worked with some of the best in the industry, so when he decided to start his own company he was able to build on everything he had learnt about audio quality and manufacturing efficiency.
The result is bang-for-buck that is simply astounding, as the prices below will attest!
Some Key Emotiva Products
2 Channel Audiophile Power Amp – RRP $1,999
The XPA-2 Gen3 is the ideal amplifier for a superb stereo system, or to power the critical front main channels of a great surround sound or home theatre sound system.
The XPA-2 Gen3 delivers 300 Watts RMS into 8 Ohms or 490 Watts RMS into 4 Ohms with both channels driven; and, because it’s modular, you can add up to five additional amplifier modules to the XPA-2 Gen3 when you decide you need them.
Stereo Integrated Amplifier / DAC / Receiver – RRP $849
The Emotiva TA-100 combines the features and capabilities of an audiophile quality stereo preamplifier, a high-performance FM tuner, and a high-quality power amplifier – all in one convenient package.
The preamp section includes line level analog inputs for a CD player or line-level source, a built-in USB DAC with plenty of digital inputs for your computer and other digital stereo sources, a high-quality phono preamp that supports both moving magnet and moving coil cartridges, and provisions for an optional high-quality AptX Bluetooth input module.
The tuner offers full digital control, and 50 station presets.
The fully complementary, all discrete Class A/B amplifier section delivers plenty of clean power to drive a pair of high-quality stereo speakers to satisfying listening levels; and the TA-100 includes line level outputs for a powered subwoofer, or for connecting an external power amplifier.
Stereo Flex Amplifier – RRP $499
The A-100 offers all the essential features that make a great audio component, like a heavy duty power supply, great sounding high-current short signal path Class A/B amplifiers and full-sized five-way binding post speaker terminals.
The A-100 delivers a solid 50 watts per channel into 8 Ohms and 80 Watts per channel into 4 Ohms; plenty to drive most speakers to satisfying listening levels.
It also offers several useful extra features that earn it the designation of Flex Amplifier – a standard trigger input and output, and it can also be configured to switch on automatically when it senses an incoming audio signal, which makes it perfect for use in a remote zone.
7.2 Channel A/V Preamp / Processor – RRP $2,499
The Emotiva XMC-1 redefines everything you know about home theatre equipment; great audio performance doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg, and neither does support for the latest cutting-edge 4k video formats.
The advanced audio circuitry in the XMC-1 delivers the superb sound quality of a premium separate audiophile component; the high-performance video switching circuitry supports the latest 4k UHD and HDR video formats, and the powerful menu and control system ties it all together into one easy to use system.
Stereo Preamp / DAC/ Tuner – RRP $599
The PT-100 is a high-performance stereo pre-amplifier that includes a high-performance FM tuner, line level analog inputs for a CD player or line-level source, a built-in USB DAC with plenty of digital inputs for your computer and other digital stereo sources, a high-quality phono preamp that supports both moving magnet and moving coil cartridges, and provisions for an optional high-quality AptX Bluetooth input module.
10″ Powered Subwoofer – RRP $849
The Emotiva BasX S10 subwoofer is ideal if you need deep, clean, musical bass, and space is somewhat limited. The BasX S10 uses a heavy-duty long-throw 10” driver and an efficient 200 watt Class D amplifier to deliver bass response down to 27 Hz.
We have a range of Emotiva Integrated Amplifiers and Pre-Power combos on display our Brisbane showroom – call us on (07) 3552 7000 for more info and come in for a listen – you’ll be impressed!