Roksan Caspian M2 Amp (Black)
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"It's another year and yet another award for Roksan's mighty Caspian M2."What Hi-Fi Sound & Vision magazine. Best stereo amp £1500+ 2013 and 5-star award-winner.
Exceptional sound quality
If it's the very best in stereo sound quality you're after then you've come to the right place. With a sack load of awards under its belt, the Roksan Caspian M2 is simply one of the finest sounding amplifiers under £2000. Typically from Roksan, the Caspian M2 puts resolution and dynamic scale as top priorities. Every nuance of musical detail is clearly articulated in a way you may never have heard from hi-fi before. Combined with this accuracy is an effortless power that can drive the strongest of rhythms for a totally absorbing performance, whether it's classical or jazz, pop or dance music.
The Roksan Caspian M2 is more than likely to be used in a serious system and has been designed as such. For your main source - usually CD or streamer - you've a choice of gold-plated RCA phono or balanced XLR connectors for a professional connection with studio levels of shielding and ultra-low noise levels. There's also four line level inputs, plus a recording loop.
Bi-amp or use as a power amp
Outputs consist of the recording loop plus two further pre-amp outputs - ideal if you're adding a further Caspian M2 Power Amplifier for bi-amping. Finally, there's also a power-input, letting you use the power amp section of the amplifier with, for example, a high-end surround sound system.
Spend a little time with the Caspian M2 and you'll soon appreciate its superior construction quality. The solid casing offers excellent vibration resistance and the controls are smooth and well damped. Inside there's a mighty ultra-low noise toroidal transformer that helps to give the Caspian its effortless 85 watts per channel. In addition, a separate toroidal power transformer is used for the pre-amplifier, ensuring each section works to the best of its abilities. A fan-assisted heat sink offers ample cooling, even when used with 'tricky' speakers at high levels.
If you want to be totally immersed in the music, then this is the amplifier to get; pure and simple.