New AudioControl Architect ‘P’ Series Amplifiers

Deliver More Power, In Less Space!

AudioControl Announces First Shipments Of New Architect ‘P’ Series 12 and 16 Channel Power Amplifiers, Analog and Digital Inputs, Equalization, all Designed Into a New Space Saving 2U Rack Mountable Chassis.

Seattle, WA – For Immediate Release: July 31st, 2016

AudioControl announced they are now shipping their highly anticipated addition to their Architect series of multi-channel amplifiers. The new Architect Performance ‘P’ series represents the latest addition to AudioControl’s highly successful Architect multi-channel amplifier line-up.

The Architect ‘P’ Series superbly complements AudioControl’s popular high-power Architect Multi-zone amplifier series with an industry leading 100 Watts RMS per channel solution, skillfully engineered into a 2U Chassis. These new models are available with 12 or 16-channels and are designed and manufactured in the USA exclusively for the custom-installation market. Both models are available with or without AudioControl’s legendary equalization controls depending on the needs of the project.

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The Architect ‘P’ Series delivers over 100 watts per channel into 8 ohms, 200 watts per channel into 4 ohms; all channels driven. Additional adjoining channels can be bridged to 400 watts. The Architect ‘P’ Series uses a cool running proprietary design, including AudioControl’s LightDrive™ anti-clipping protection, input bussing capability, output pass-thru, master 12v trigger in/out plus local 12v trigger inputs on all zones, signal sensing as well plus digital inputs through a SPDIF input for digital sources.

Our dealers love the power, features and the flexibility of AudioControl amplifiers including a focus on installer friendly features, including equalization, bussable inputs, and ground isolation jumpers“, explained Chris Kane, VP of Sales for AudioControl. “The new Architect P series offers even higher power levels plus digital audio inputs all designed into a compact 2U chassis. This will allow dealers to sell even better speaker systems while taking up less rack space! We even include a new security cover that attaches to the chassis magnetically. When our dealers speak, we listen.

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The Architect ‘P’ series is available in a robust anodized black finish and is designed, engineered and manufactured at AudioControl’s manufacturing facilities located in Seattle, USA! AudioControl has announced four new Architect ‘P’ Series models. These models are the Architect Model P2680 EQ (16 Channels, 100w, Equalization), the Architect Model P2660 (16 Channels, 100w), the Architect Model P2280 EQ (12 Channels, 100w, Equalization), and the Architect Model P2260 (16 Channels, 100w).

The Architect ‘P’ series comes with AudioControl’s legendary 5-year warranty and is available exclusively to the residential custom-install and Pro-Audio markets through AudioControl authorized dealers.

About AudioControl

AudioControl is a U.S. designer and manufacturer of the highest quality home theater processors and amplifiers, distributed audio amplifiers, car audio, signal processors and pro-audio products, celebrating nearly four decades of ‘making good sound great’. The company’s headquarters, including research & development, manufacturing, production, & training facilities continue to thrive in Seattle, Washington heart of the rainforest of the Pacific Northwest.

Press Contact

Chris Kane
chris.k@audiocontrol.com
(425) 775-8461

Hi-Res Images and additional press information is available at www.audiocontrol.com/press/images

AudioControl New Dolby Atmos® Concert AVR-7 & AVR-9 with Dirac Live – Now Shipping!

AudioControl Announces Its New Concert AVR High-Power Receivers with Dolby ATMOS, HDMI 2.0a, HDCP 2.2 & DIRAC LIVE Now Shipping

Seattle, WA – For Immediate Release:

AudioControl, the U.S. award winning designer of home theater processors and amplifiers, today announced the International launch of their new 7.1.4 Concert AVR-7 and Concert AVR-9 receivers with Dolby ATMOS, 4K, HDMI 2.0a, HDCP 2.2 and introducing DIRAC LIVE FOR AUDIOCONTROL.

AudioControl’s new AVR-7 and AVR-9 receivers deliver a visually stunning entertainment experience, designed by a company with nearly 40 years of making some of the best audio and video products in the world.

AudioControl Home Theater products are NOT available for sale on the internet but ONLY through authorized custom installation professionals and authorized dealers of AudioControl products.

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Behind the striking contemporary visual design, the Concert AVR-9 and AVR-7 benefit from the high-end audio performance that AudioControl is renowned for. The AVR-9’s powerful high-current 7 x 200 watts per channel theater amplifier creates a truly incredible audio platform that turns watching a movie in your living room, media space or theater into a movie lover’s ‘nirvana’.

The Concert AVR-7 also benefits from the same high performing audio and video platform as the Concert AVR-9, powering its seven-channel amplifier at 100 watts per channel into 8 ohms.

Both the AVR-7 and AVR-9 benefit from four high-performance Dolby ATMOS pre-amp outputs. Users can drive the Dolby ATMOS channels using the high-power amplification contained inside the Concert AVR’s and also add additional power utilizing AudioControl’s high-power 2-channel Bijou 600 or Rialto 600 amplifiers as the perfect Dolby ATMOS amplifier.

To complement the high performance of AudioControl’s new Concert receiver platform, AudioControl is introducing DIRAC LIVE room correction on to all of its home theater products providing one of the most effective and flexible room calibration systems available today.

The AudioControl Concert AVR-7 & AVR-9 include 7 HDMI 2.0a inputs, 4 x COAX SPDIF and 2 x Toslink digital audio inputs; 6 x stereo analog inputs, USB Input, Ethernet Client. Both models benefit from 2nd Zone HDMI outputs (ARC compatible). Surround modes include Dolby ATMOS; Dolby True HD; Dolby Digital Plus; Dolby Digital EX; Dolby Digital 5.1; Dolby Pro Logic IIx; DTS-HD Master Audio and are DTS-X ready.

AudioControl’s Concert AVR Receivers are designed exclusively for the custom install channel. They have Ethernet connectivity and RS232, and are compatible with leading control systems like Control4, Crestron, RTI and Savant. Both models have the ability to scale to any resolution standard or high definition sources where required. The audio platform builds upon AudioControl’s legendary audio reputation with powerful, dynamic, audiophile amplification supported by the best in room correction through DIRAC LIVE.

AudioControl will begin shipping in February, 2016 direct from AudioControl’s design, engineering and manufacturing facilities located in Seattle, USA and come with AudioControl’s legendary 5-year warranty.

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About AudioControl

AudioControl is a U.S. designer and manufacturer of the highest quality home theater processors and amplifiers, distributed audio amplifiers, car audio, signal processors and pro-audio products, celebrating nearly four decades of ‘making good sound great’. The company’s headquarters, including research & development, manufacturing, production, & training facilities continue to thrive in Seattle, Washington heart of the rainforest of the Pacific Northwest.

Press Contact

Chris Kane
chris.k@audiocontrol.com
(425) 775-8461

Hi-Res Images and additional press information is available at www.audiocontrol.com/press/images

AudioControl Launches First 8-Channel 1U The Director® M4800 Matrix-Amplifier at ISE 2016!

AudioControl Launches First 8-Channel 1U The Director® M4800 Matrix-Amplifier at ISE 2016!

AudioControl’s new Director® Model M4800 network, matrix-amplifier driving over 100 Watts RMS, all channels driven across 8-channels

Seattle, WA – For Immediate Release:

The Director® Model M4800 from AudioControl brings to the pro and custom installation channels a new standard of Matrix-Amplifier, a first in the industry. The Director Model M4800 delivers high-power amplification into a 8 x 6 stereo-channel matrix, 4 x pairs of stereo analog inputs with signal present LED’s, 4 stereo digital inputs (both optical and coax for every pair), powering 4 x stereo pairs of amplified outputs with zone status indicators, and an additional 2 x stereo digital coax outputs all engineered into a compact 1U chassis.

The Director Model M4800, is the latest member of AudioControl’s new Matrix M-Series builds upon the success of AudioControl’s award-winning ‘The Director’ D-Series.

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Driving 8-channels of high-power amplification delivering over 100 watts per channel at 8 ohms, 200 watts per channel at 4 Ohms and 400 watts at 8 ohms bridged, RMS all channels driven. The Director M4800 features on-board digital signal processing, graphic & parametric equalization by zone, network monitoring, & programming plus the addition of zone and global volume control, channel/zone grouping and zone audio presets.

It also allows for individual channel and zone selection via standard TCIP, the ability to bridge into low impedance while delivering the ultimate in flexibility combined with the best in audio power and AudioControl’s legendary audio performance.

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The AudioControl Director® series can be controlled on-site or remotely through its DCHP/fixed IP control. The Director Model M4800 harnesses the power of AudioControl leading DSP processing including full operational control, system and amplifier configuration, AudioControl’s award-winning audio EQ and audio signal processing capabilities enabling full matrix audio from any analog/digital input to any output across single or multiple amplifiers. The Director Model M4800 also has the benefit of operating either as a standalone matrix-amplifier or as part of a 3rd party control system from companies including Crestron, Savant, RTI or Control 4.

The Director Model M6400 is available in brushed stainless steel or black espresso finish and is designed, engineered and manufactured in the USA. The Director M4800 also comes with AudioControl’s standard 5-year warranty and is available exclusively to the international residential custom-install and pro-audio market. AudioControl will be unveiling The Director Model M4800 at the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2016 in Amsterdam from February 9th-12th at its booth 1-P92.

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About AudioControl

AudioControl is a U.S. designer and manufacturer of the highest quality home theater processors and amplifiers, distributed audio amplifiers, car audio, signal processors and pro-audio products, celebrating nearly four decades of ‘making good sound great’. The company’s headquarters, including research & development, manufacturing, production, & training facilities continue to thrive in Seattle, Washington heart of the rainforest of the Pacific Northwest.

Press Contact

Chris Kane
chris.k@audiocontrol.com
(425) 775-8461

Hi-Res Images and additional press information is available at www.audiocontrol.com/press/images

New AudioControl High Power ‘Network Matrix-Amplifiers Premier at ISE 2016!

New AudioControl High Power ‘Network Matrix-Amplifiers Premier at ISE 2016!

AudioControl unveils The Director® Model M6800 network, multi-zone matrix-amplifier driving over 100 Watts RMS per channel, all channels driven!

Seattle, WA – For Immediate Release:

The Director® Model M6800 Matrix Amplifier from AudioControl is the first of its kind and one of the highest power, most flexible amplifiers designed exclusively for the custom-install market. The Director Model M6800, part of AudioControl’s new Matrix M-Series builds upon the success of AudioControl’s ‘The Director®’ Series driving 16-channels of high-power amplification in a compact 2U chassis that delivers over 100 watts per channel at 8 ohms, 200 watts per channel at 4 ohms and 400 watts at 8 ohms bridged, all channels driven.

The M6800 features on-board digital signal processing, graphic & parametric equalization by zone, network monitoring and programming, digital and analog inputs, plus the addition of Volume Control, channel/zone grouping and zone audio presets. It also allows individual channel and zone selection via standard TCP/IP, the ability to bridge into low impedance, delivering incredible power and AudioControl’s legendary audio performance.

The AudioControl Director® series is always in control, communicating with the network and producing great audio. The Director Model M6800 harnesses the power of DSP processing to enable full matrix flexibility of any input to any output. The matrixing capabilities of the Director ‘M’ series allow any of eight analog or two digital inputs to be routed to any zone output.

The Director Model M6800 includes two digital Optical TOSLINK inputs plus two coax outputs that are included in the matrixing so that any one of the input sources can be routed through the digital outputs. These digital outputs can be connected to Director ‘M’ series digital inputs so that multiple amplifiers can receive any signal from any inputs. The Director Model M6800 has the benefit of operating either as a standalone matrix-amplifier or as part of a 3rd party control system from companies including Crestron, Savant, RTI or Control 4.

The Director Model M6800 is available in brushed silver or espresso black anodized finish and is designed, engineered and manufactured in the USA. The Director Model M6800 comes with AudioControl’s standard 5-year warranty and is available exclusively to the international residential custom-install and Pro-Audio market. AudioControl will be showcasing The Director Model M6800 at the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2016 Expo in Amsterdam from February 9th-12th, 2016 at its booth number 1-P92.

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About AudioControl

AudioControl is a U.S. designer and manufacturer of the highest quality home theater processors and amplifiers, distributed audio amplifiers, car audio, signal processors and pro-audio products, celebrating nearly four decades of ‘making good sound great’. The company’s headquarters, including research & development, manufacturing, production, & training facilities continue to thrive in Seattle, Washington heart of the rainforest of the Pacific Northwest.

Press Contact

Chris Kane
chris.k@audiocontrol.com
(425) 775-8461

Hi-Res Images and additional press information is available at www.audiocontrol.com/press/images

New AudioControl Amplifiers Deliver More Power, In Less Space! At ISE 2016

New AudioControl Amplifiers Deliver More Power, In Less Space! At ISE 2016

AudioControl’s New Architect ‘P’ Series Delivers More Power in Less Space with 12 or 16 Channels Designed Into a New Space Saving 2U Rack Mountable Chassis

Seattle, WA – For Immediate Release:

AudioControl will be unveiling its new series of high-power multi-channel distributed audio amplifiers, the Architect ‘P’ Series at Integrated Systems Europe 2016 (ISE) in Amsterdam from February 9th-12th, booth 1-P92. The new Architect Performance ‘P’ series represents the latest addition to AudioControl’s highly successful Architect multi-channel amplifier line-up.

The Architect ‘P’ Series superbly complements AudioControl’s popular high-power Architect multi-zone amplifier series with an industry leading 100 Watts per channel solution, skillfully engineered into a 2U Chassis. These new models are available with 12 or 16-channels and are designed and manufactured in the USA exclusively for the custom-installation market. Both models are available with or without AudioControl’s equalization controls depending on the needs of the project.

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The Architect ‘P’ Series delivers over 100 watts per channel into 8 ohms, 200 watts per channel into 4 ohms; all channels driven. Additional adjoining channels can be bridged to output over 350 watts. The Architect ‘P’ Series uses a cool running proprietary design, including AudioControl’s LightDrive™ anti-clipping protection, input bussing capability, output pass-thru, master 12v trigger in/out plus local 12v trigger inputs on all zones, signal sensing as well as introducing additional digital inputs through a SPDIF input for digital sources.

The Architect ‘P’ series is available in a robust espresso black finish and is designed, engineered and manufactured in USA.. AudioControl has announced four new Architect ‘P’ Series models. These models are the Architect P2680 EQ (16 Channels, 100w, Equalization), the Architect P2660 (16 Channels, 100w), the Architect P2280 EQ (12 Channels, 100w, Equalization), the Architect P2260 (16 Channels, 100w).

The Architect ‘P’ series comes with AudioControl’s legendary 5-year warranty and is available exclusively to the residential custom-install and Pro-Audio markets through AudioControl authorized dealers.

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AudioControl will begin shipping its new Architect ‘P’ Series in April, 2016 direct from AudioControl’s design, engineering and manufacturing facilities located in Seattle, USA. The Architect ‘P’ Series comes with AudioControl’s legendary 5-year warranty.

About AudioControl

AudioControl is a U.S. designer and manufacturer of the highest quality home theater processors and amplifiers, distributed audio amplifiers, car audio, signal processors and pro-audio products, celebrating nearly four decades of ‘making good sound great’. The company’s headquarters, including research & development, manufacturing, production, & training facilities continue to thrive in Seattle, Washington heart of the rainforest of the Pacific Northwest.

Press Contact

Chris Kane
chris.k@audiocontrol.com
(425) 775-8461

Hi-Res Images and additional press information is available at www.audiocontrol.com/press/images

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