AudioControl Introduces RS Series Subwoofer Amplifiers with DSP

Lineup includes two models designed to deliver astonishing power along with DSP tuning capabilities for the ultimate in extended, seamless bass response

Seattle, WA, September 5th, 2019 – AudioControl (audiocontrol.com), designers and manufacturers of innovative high-performance audio solutions for the residential, commercial and automotive markets has introduced two RS Series single-channel subwoofer amplifiers ideally suited for home theater, 2-channel music systems and multi-zone audio applications. Both amplifiers feature AudioControl’s popular DSP feature set, providing integrators with the ultimate resource for fine-tuning each system. AudioControl RS Series amplifiers will become available Q4, 2019.

The Ultimate Subwoofer Amplifiers

The AudioControl RS 1000 and RS 500 are the ultimate bass amplification solutions for any home cinema, multi-zone audio or 2-channel music system. The RS 1000 delivers 1000 watts from a 2U chassis into a 4 or 8-Ohm subwoofer, and the RS 500 delivers 500 watts from a 1U chassis into a 4 or 8-Ohm subwoofer. Both RS Series amplifiers deliver the ultimate control of any subwoofer system thanks to high power and rock solid stability, even into 2 ohms. Like many AudioControl products, RS Series subwoofer amplifiers accommodate the needs of integrators with IP and IR control as well as loop outputs with an optional high-pass filter along with a balanced and unbalanced input. These features, coupled with the limitless adjustability of AudioControl’s multi-award-winning DSP engine that puts graphic and parametric EQs, a crossover along with delay and phase controls at easy access for precise calibration and tuning, make the RS Series amplifiers a definitive choice to power any subwoofer in entertainment systems that demand the very best.

“We have had numerous requests from integrators all around the world for an AudioControl subwoofer amplifier solution and we are so proud of the engineering and execution behind these two new models,” explained AudioControl CEO Alex Camara. “We are very confident that the RS Series, featuring an elegant industrial design that matches our new G4 Series amplifiers, will provide integrators with the most complete solution set ever from AudioControl.”

Always There for Integrators with the Finest Solutions Available

AudioControl has a 40-plus year history of creating award-winning Made in USA products for integrators and backing them up with superior customer service as well as a 5-year warranty. Engineered and manufactured in the Pacific Northwest, RS Series subwoofer amplifiers are yet another example of a best-in-class, innovative product design from AudioControl.

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AudioControl Adds Matthew Palumbo as National Trainer and Sales Specialist for 12-Volt Products

AudioControl Adds Matthew Palumbo as National Trainer and Sales Specialist for 12-Volt Products

Increased demand nationwide for AudioControl’s best-in-class aftermarket car audio and OEM interface solutions results in expansion of the 12-volt team

Seattle, WA, August 2nd, 2019 – AudioControl (audiocontrol.com) makers of innovative high-performance audio solutions for the residential, commercial and automotive markets has announced that Matthew Palumbo has been appointed National Trainer and Sales Specialist for the company’s aftermarket car audio division. Palumbo brings over 15 years of valuable experience in the mobile electronics industry to his new role at AudioControl.

Palumbo hails from the Seattle area and has been employed at a 12-volt retailer in the region called Mobile Music for over 15 years, where he worked as a technician, a shop manager and then store manager. “AudioControl feels like a perfect fit for me, I am excited to start this next phase of my career with such a prominent manufacturer,” Palumbo said. “AudioControl does such an amazing job of reacting to market trends, designing and manufacturing new products in a timely fashion that truly help retailers close sales. I am very much looking forward to working with 12-volt dealers across the US.” Palumbo worked with the AudioControl product line extensively at Mobile Music.

“Because of our continued growth and aggressive product development at AudioControl, we needed to add a dynamic and energetic 12-volt specialist, someone who has been totally immersed in our industry, to help us implement our training and sales strategy” Stated Chris Bennett, National Sales Director – Mobile at AudioControl. “Matthew fits the bill perfectly, we are excited to have such a talent join us here at AudioControl.”

AudioControl Bringing New High Performance Amplifiers and Room Tuning Resources to InfoComm 2019

PLEASE VISIT AUDIOCONTROL AT INFOCOMM 2019, BOOTH 5160

Seattle, WA, May 15th, 2019 – AudioControl (audiocontrol.com), makers of innovative high-performance audio solutions for the residential, commercial and automotive markets will be highlighting three exciting new product categories designed for commercial A/V integrators during the upcoming InfoComm 2019 on June 12-14 in Orlando, FL. AudioControl’s lineup of three 70-volt amplifiers offer performance, build quality and features unavailable on competitive solutions. The company’s brand new Avalon G4 is the most versatile 4/3/2 channel configurable amplifier on the market, ideal for nearly any entertainment application. And the new DM-RTA enables integrators to perfectly calibrate audio system performance even in the most challenging acoustic environments. These offerings from AudioControl make InfoComm Booth 5160 must-see for InfoComm 2019 attendees.

CM Series 70-Volt Amplifiers
AudioControl’s Made in USA CM Series 70-volt amplifier solutions enable integrators to deliver superior quality entertainment content to discerning clients in for nearly entertainment system application. The first CM Series model to become available is the 4-channel CM4-750, followed shortly thereafter by 2-channel and 3-channel versions—all based on a similar high performance platform. The CM4-750 delivers 750 watts in 70/100 volt mode, 500 watts at 8-ohms (stereo or mono output) and 750 watts at 2 or 4-ohms and 1500 watts bridged into either a 70/100v and 8 or 4 ohm load. The amplifier also offers eight balanced analog inputs (four stereo) – plus four digital stereo inputs – digital coax and optical. The four outputs can be individually controlled or be controlled as two stereo pairs, giving commercial A/V integrators the system configuration flexibility they need to accommodate any system architecture.

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For maximum efficiency, system setup and diagnostics can be managed remotely via an IP web-based browser or app for PC, Mac, iOS, and Android, facilitating control of the amplifier via IP and/or RS232. CM Series amplifiers are unique in the realm of 70-volt options because they offer the DSP control and signal matrixing capabilities developed by AudioControl for their award-winning Director Series amplifiers. These key features enable integrators to precisely tailor the sound by zone to any environment—from Houses of Worship, Boardrooms, Hospitality, Collaboration Suites and more. DSP capabilities include onboard speaker profiles crafted by the engineers from leading architectural loudspeaker manufacturers such as Dynaudio, Graysound, James Loudspeaker, Monitor Audio, Nuvo, Origin Acoustics, Stealth Acoustics and Triad Speakers—all part of a growing list of Sound Partner Program members.

AudioControl’s 70-volt amplifiers also offer advanced graphic and parametric equalization along with onboard crossovers, enabling integrators to fine-tune the sound to any acoustic environment. AudioControl has a 40-plus year history of creating award-winning products for integrators and backing them up with superior customer service as well as a 5-year warranty. Engineered and manufactured in the Pacific Northwest, the CM Series is slated to ship Q2, 2019 and is yet another example of a best-in-class product design from AudioControl.

More info:
https://www.audiocontrol.com/home-audio/70-volt-amplifiers/cm4-750/

Avalon G4 4/3/2 Channel Amplifier
The AudioControl Avalon G4 is a completely unique high-performance amplifier that combines outstanding performance with unmatched configuration flexibility ideal for nearly any entertainment application. The Avalon G4 is fully configurable to operate as a 4-channel, 3-channel or 2-channel amplifier using intuitive rear panel controls, enabling commercial A/V integrators and theater designers to rely on this high-power/high-performance amplifier for many applications in cinema, dedicated music systems, distributed audio and upgraded sound for TVs, kiosks and more.

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The sleek, 2U rack space Avalon G4 delivers pristine performance from a Class H design, providing exceptional detail and clarity from even the most demanding loudspeakers thanks to an innovative and highly efficient Class H design that effortlessly achieves 230 watts/8-ohms or 300 watts/4-ohms into four channels all channels driven. The Class H design topology provides superb audio quality and bullet-proof reliability while reducing heat dissipation from a compact form factor.

The Made in USA Avalon G4 has been designed as a perfect match to AudioControl’s Maestro M9 and M5 cinema processors and is ideally suited for immersive surround formats such as Dolby Atmos® or as a premium standalone power amplifier for nearly any multi-zone entertainment system.

The Avalon G4 features AudioControl’s LightDrive™ anti-clipping protection circuit, which protects loudspeakers from clipping and distortion even in extreme conditions such as a highly dynamic action movie soundtrack.

On the Avalon G4, each pair of channels features hi/lo/bypass crossover controls, balanced (XLR) and unbalanced (RCA) inputs as well as RCA throughputs to achieve multiple configuration options. The Avalon G4 also features independent channel level controls, remote power control triggers, audiophile-grade 5-way binding posts and can be ordered for either 110 or 220-volt operation.

More info:
https://www.audiocontrol.com/home-audio/power-amplifiers/avalon-g4/

DM-RTA Room Calibration
The AudioControl DM-RTA is a sophisticated yet compact audio analyzer containing powerful analysis software designed to provide integrators with the features of a fully functioning Oscilloscope, Voltage Meter, Real Time Audio Analyzer (RTA), SPL Meter and Polarity Checker.

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This amazing tool enables integrators to overcome acoustic challenges and calibrate each system for best performance. Because integrators are always on the go, the DM-RTA was designed to be light weight, compact and durable. Input/output options are staggering, including balanced XLR inputs, phono and RCA style unbalanced inputs as well as speaker level inputs designed to make interface a snap. Digital outputs include Optical, COAX and USB. The DM-RTA is powered by a 5-hour rechargeable battery so that it can be effortlessly deployed anywhere.

More info:
https://www.audiocontrol.com/pro-audio/dm-rta/

About AudioControl

AudioControl is a leading designer and manufacturer of innovative high-performance audio solutions for the residential, commercial and automotive markets since 1977. Based in Seattle, WA, AudioControl offers premium quality home theater and whole-house entertainment products, distributed audio amplifiers for commercial applications and a legacy of outstanding car audio processors, amplifiers and OEM interface solutions sold and installed worldwide by qualified professionals. For more information visit audiocontrol.com or contact AudioControl at +1 425-775-8461 or email sound.great@audiocontrol.com.

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AudioControl Introduces the Avalon G4 — a High-Performance 4/3/2 Channel Amplifier

Highly versatile multichannel architecture ideal for everything from immersive surround sound applications to multi-zone audio, 2-channel or 2.1-channel entertainment systems and more!

Seattle, WA, May 2nd, 2019 – AudioControl (audiocontrol.com), makers of innovative high-performance audio solutions for the residential, commercial and automotive markets has introduced the Avalon G4, a fully configurable 4, 3 or 2-channel amplifier ideally suited for any residential or commercial audio application. The sleek, 2U rack space Avalon G4 is highly versatile, capable of operating as a 4-channel, 3-channel or 2-channel amplifier configurable instantly via rear panel controls. The AudioControl Avalon G4 is the ultimate amplifier solution for integrators building premium A/V systems for their clients.

Pristine Performance from a Class H Design

The AudioControl Avalon G4 delivers exceptional detail and clarity thanks to an innovative and highly efficient Class H design that effortlessly achieves 230 watts/8-ohms or 300 watts/4-ohms into four channels all channels driven. The Class H design topology provides superb audio quality and bullet-proof reliability while reducing heat dissipation from a compact form factor. The Avalon G4 also features AudioControl’s LightDrive™ anti-clipping protection circuit, which protects loudspeakers from clipping and distortion even in extreme conditions such as a highly dynamic action movie soundtrack. On the Avalon G4, each pair of channels features hi/lo/bypass crossover controls, balanced (XLR) and unbalanced (RCA) inputs as well as RCA throughputs to achieve multiple configuration options. The Avalon G4 also features independent channel level controls, remote power control triggers, audiophile-grade 5-way binding posts and can be ordered for either 110 or 220-volt operation.

All in the Family

The Made in USA Avalon G4 has been designed as a perfect match to AudioControl’s Maestro M9 and M5 cinema processors and is ideally suited for immersive surround formats such as Dolby Atmos® or as a premium standalone power amplifier for nearly any multi-zone entertainment system. The Avalon G4 can be easily configured as a powerful 2-channel amplifier (600 watts into 8 ohm loudspeakers) or as a 2.1 solution for residential or commercial A/V systems.

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AudioControl Joins the IMAX® Enhanced Program to Deliver a Heart-Pounding Immersive Entertainment Experience

AudioControl teams with IMAX and DTS to offer IMAX Enhanced AV receivers and preamp/processors

Seattle, WA, February 4th, 2019 – AudioControl (audiocontrol.com), makers of innovative high-performance audio solutions for the residential, commercial and automotive markets is pleased to announce its partnership in the IMAX® Enhanced program, a new certification and licensing program combining the highest-end consumer electronics products with IMAX digitally re-mastered 4K HDR content and DTS audio technologies to offer consumers a new level of quality in immersive sight and sound experiences for the home. The IMAX Enhanced firmware update for AudioControl cinema products, including the Concert AVR-7 and AVR-9 receivers and the Maestro M5 and M9 preamp/processors will become available Tuesday, February 5th.

Feel the Sound

As one of the program’s initial licensees, AudioControl will offer a line of IMAX Enhanced AV receivers and preamp/processors, enabling consumers to experience the IMAX signature sound mix, delivered by DTS, and all with the power and grace of AudioControl’s remarkable line of AV engines. To become IMAX Enhanced-certified, consumer electronics manufacturers must meet stringent performance standards, set by a certification committee comprised of IMAX and DTS engineers as well as Hollywood’s leading technical specialists. Those settling down to a home movie with audio powered by an IMAX Enhanced AudioControl AV receiver or preamp/processor can expect a heart-pounding immersive sonic experience – sound that you can feel.

AudioControl’s IMAX Enhanced AV receivers and preamp/processors feature DTS:X immersive audio decoding that is optimized to properly reproduce the full dynamic range of IMAX theatrical sound mixes available in IMAX Enhanced content. With meticulous adjustments modelled on the IMAX theatrical sound system, this proprietary IMAX audio mix is translated for home theater environments and exclusively delivered using a special variant of the DTS:X codec technology to deliver the IMAX signature sound experience in the home. Additionally, IMAX is working with its global studio and content partners to make available a steady stream of IMAX Enhanced versions of blockbuster movies and additional programming.

“AudioControl receivers and preamp processors have been recognized for exceptional quality and performance, and adding IMAX Enhanced further elevates the cinematic experience to the highest level,” said AudioControl CEO Alex Camara. “Now enthusiasts can immerse themselves in the visceral dimensionality of content from DTS and IMAX combined with the unrivaled power and detail available from AudioControl.”

About AudioControl

AudioControl is a leading designer and manufacturer of innovative high-performance audio solutions for the residential, commercial and automotive markets since 1977. Based in Seattle, WA, AudioControl offers premium quality home theater and whole-house entertainment products, distributed audio amplifiers for commercial applications and a legacy of outstanding car audio processors, amplifiers and OEM interface solutions sold and installed worldwide by qualified professionals. For more information visit audiocontrol.com or contact AudioControl at +1 425-775-8461 or email sound.great@audiocontrol.com.

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