Cambridge Audio CXA61 (Lunar Grey)

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Cambridge Audio CXA61 (Lunar Grey)

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”The CXA61 takes top honours for another year.” ’What Hi-Fi?’ 2022 award-winner.

The perfect balance of features and sound quality

Just as with its award-winning predecessors, the CXA61 puts sound quality first. The 60 watt amp delivers a smooth, yet detailed sound that’s at home with a vast expanse of music genres. A built-in ESS DAC (Digital to Analogue Convertor) means you get the best from your digital, as well as analogue sources. Thanks to standard Bluetooth, you can now stream music in top quality aptX HD. All this, plus the Lunar Grey CXA61 looks more stylish than ever.

DAC for digital
Featuring a built-in, reference standard ESS Sabre ES9010K2M DAC, the CXA61 works wonders with your digital audio and video sources. With two optical digital inputs and one coaxial, you can connect up to three digital sources, such as a games console, TV and a CD transport – the Cambridge Audio CXC makes the perfect match.

Stream wireless music via Bluetooth
Now a standard fitment, Bluetooth offers simple, wireless music streaming from your mobile, tablet or laptop. The Bluetooth receiver is compatible with aptX HD, giving the highest quality sound possible from Bluetooth, right up to 24bit/48kHz. You also get the benefit of the sound passing through the ESS Sabre DAC, meaning precise, detailed sound from all your streamed music.

Now you can enjoy USB audio, with Hi-Res sound
New to the CXA61 is an asynchronous USB input with Hi-Res handling for the best in computer audio. You can connect up to your laptop, PC or server and stream Hi-Res music, right up to studio-quality 32bit/384kHz and DSD256. As well as improving the sound over your computer’s soundcard, the asynchronous ‘direct control’ link also greatly reduces jitter, for lower distortion and more precise audio.

Analogue audio – including front socket
The Cambridge CXA61 also has four line level inputs - enough for all your analogue sources. A pre-amp output is also fitted – ideal for power amp upgrades. There's a 3.5mm front-mounted input, perfect for connecting an MP3 player or smartphone for quick and convenient playback. Other handy connections include an RCA subwoofer output, headphone socket and connections for two pairs of speakers.

Connected for installs
A wide range of control sockets make the CXA61 ideal as part of a more complex home installation. RS-232C, IR input, trigger in/out sockets and Control Bus RCA phonos mean the CXA61 is more than happy to work with a wide range home automation control systems.

Vibration resistant casing
With rigid, metal construction and low-resonance design, the casing helps shield the player from both mechanical and electrical interference, helping to improve clarity and reduce background noise. Isolating feet help adsorb vibration for a further reduction in distortion.

Sleek new finish
The CXA61 is part of the refreshed CX-Series 2. The distinctive tear-drop profile gives the CXA61 a contemporary look and makes it the ideal partner for the CXC CD transport, CXN V2 network player and also a great match for the Cambridge Audio AX range. The Lunar Grey front panel contrasts with the black top and sides and blends well with both black and silver separates.

Don’t choose between an amp with features and sound quality. With the Cambridge Audio CXA61 you can have it all.
Connectivity
Analogue RCA Inputs
4
Audio Outputs
Yes - Combined with pre-output
Bluetooth
Yes
Coaxial Digital Inputs
1
Coaxial Inputs
1
Headphone Output
Yes
AUX Front Input
Yes - 3.5mm
Optical Digital Inputs
2
Pre Output
Yes
Speaker Sets
2
Speaker Sets FILTER
x 2
Sub Output
Yes
Sub Output
Yes
USB Input
Yes (1)
General
Manufacturer's Warranty
24.0000
Audio
Frequency Response (Hz)
5 - 60,000
High Resolution Audio
Yes
Power Output
60 x 2
Power Output - Watts per CH
60 - 99
Energy Consumption
Power Consumption - Normal Use (W)
600
Power Consumption - Standby
0.5
Dimensions
Dimensions WxHxD (mm)
430 x 115 x 351
Weight
Weight (KG)
8.3
Accessories
Remote Control
Yes
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great sound and brilliant customer service Very happy with the Cambridge Audio Amp - lovely sound . Customer service from Watford even though we bought it on line was superb , as we had trouble setting it up and the lady there talked us through how to do It ,
Date published: 2022-11-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from New sound system Simply brilliant. Staff answered every question I had and explained everything so I could confidently go home and start to use my new system. 10 out of ten. Staff very friendly
Date published: 2022-11-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Brilliant Great work these guys do, quality goods and great service. Need to change there delivery company which let the side down "in my opinion"
Date published: 2022-11-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good, reliable sound An excellent replacement for my faltering 16 year old Cambridge Azur amp. I connected tuner, CD player and turntable and (after a struggle) speakers. I look forward to experimenting with digital inputs.
Date published: 2022-11-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cambridge CXC & CXA61system & Q Acoustic speakers. Wow. Quality sound with all genres of music. Waited so long to get this - well worth the wait!
Date published: 2022-11-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to set up and use What a great piece of equipment, looks sophisticated and really easy to set up and use
Date published: 2022-10-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great amp Bought 2 weeks ago sound is very clear and crisp. Good advice from Hanley branch will go back soon to buy CD player and speakers.
Date published: 2022-10-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic product I bought this a couple of weeks ago and I am very pleased with the clear sound through my Bowers and Wilkins speakers. It looks good and the controls feel great.
Date published: 2022-09-20
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