ARCAM: Solo ‘Gen 3’

They say ….. A decade ago, Arcam’s Solo, Solo Movie and then Solo Mini, redefined the performance of compact Hi-Fi & Movie systems, bringing Arcam’s legendary sound quality into ‘non Hi-Fi’ homes. The Solo Neo added networking and last year’s Solo bar extended the range into new market areas. The new Solo ‘Gen 3’ range […]

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ARCAM: FMJ A49. 100 watts of Class-A sweetness

They say ….. Arcam of Cambridge deliver their first Mega-Amp, the A49, a High-End Glass-G Integrated Stereo Amplifier, built in their US factory to deliver serious Real World Power, Class-Leading Sound Quality and Incredible High-End Value. The A49 delivers 400 to 800 watts of muscular finesse, balanced with 100 watts of Class-A sweetness, class leading […]

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ARCAM: The rHEAD

They say: Arcam has always been known for producing class-leading integrated amplifiers, all of which featured excellent headphone stages. The rHead continues that tradition, but n the highly specialised area of discrete analogue headphone amplification in a small, solidly and beautifully built unit designed to complement the audio system of any headphone lover. The rHead […]

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ARCAM: The rPHONO

They say ….. Designed specifically to replace an in-built phono amplifier or to add a turntable connection to your existing amplifier, the rPhono is the latest addition to the rSeries. The rPhono benefits from Arcam’s more than forty years of analogue audio expertise and uses the finest quality parts in a layout that is optimised […]

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ARCAM: CDS27 CD player

They say ….. The CDS27 offers outstanding performance from all forms of compatible audio media. Music from SACDs and CDs and network is delivered with outstanding quality to the very highest standards currently available. Using Arcam’s unique and hard won engineering expertise the CDS27 delivers a truly exceptional performance, regardless of the media used. Few […]

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ARCAM: The P349 power amplifier

They say ….. Arcam’s P349 power amplifier represents the pinnacle of Arcam’s audio engineering. We set out to incorporate everything we have learnt in almost 40 years to deliver a power amplifier that will set new standards and provide class leading sound quality for the best possible reproduction of your music. Drawing on the many […]

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ARCAM: The C49 pre amplifier

They say ….. rcam’s C49 pre-amplifier represents the pinnacle of Arcam’s audio engineering. We set out to incorporate everything we have learnt in almost 40 years to deliver a pre-amplifier that will set new standards and provide class leading sound quality for the best possible reproduction of your music. Drawing on the many years of […]

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ARCAM: The A29 integrated amplifier

They say ….. Arcam’s A29 integrated amplifier represents another major step forward for Arcam’s stereo audio engineering. We set out to incorporate everything we have learnt in almost 40 years to deliver an amplifier that will set new standards and provide class leading sound quality for the best possible reproduction of your music. Drawing on […]

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ARCAM: The A39 integrated amplifier

They say ….. Arcam’s A39 integrated amplifier represents the pinnacle of Arcam’s audio engineering. We set out to incorporate everything we have learnt in almost 40 years to deliver an amplifier that will set new standards and provide class leading sound quality for the best possible reproduction of your music. Arcam’s A39 integrated amplifier represents […]

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ARCAM: The A19 integrated amplifier

They say ….. The A19 will delight music lovers of all generations. It delivers exceptional transparency and detail with ultra-low level distortion and is perfect for those looking for reference level sound quality at a sensible price. The amplifier’s design and performance have been refined and tuned to an exquisite degree. This focus on sound […]

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ARCAM: The MUSO loudspeaker

They say ….. The muso speaker has been designed to perfectly complement Solo Movie & Music systems, utilising the same audiophile sound quality and unobtrusive but stylish aesthetic as the rest of the Solo product range. Ease of placement and effortless high quality sound are the signature of the new Solo muso speaker. The main […]

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ARCAM: The Solo music system

They say ….. The new Solo music delivers music at a quality level previously only possible from large separate components. Featuring a SACD/CD drive and 160W of amplification in a stylish, low-resonance enclosure, the Solo music provides high-quality room-filling sound. Four HDMI™(1.4b), coax, optical, phono and 3.5mm line inputs allow for flexible system building without […]

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The best 19 stereo amplifiers of What Hi-Fi?’s lifetime

What Hi-Fi? write: We’ve often referred to a stereo amplifier as the heart of a hi-fi system, the rug that knits a system together. Considering its importance, it pays to pick a good one. A less than adequate performer could bring a system’s potential down by a couple of notches. This list of the best […]

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ARCAM: FMJ A19 integrated amplifier test review

Stereophile Magazine ….. It was fall 2000. I’d just begun working at Stereophile, and I clearly remember sheepishly, innocently putting this question to former senior editor Jonathan Scull. I think the question confused him—not because he didn’t know the answer, but because the answer seemed so obvious, the question itself should have been unnecessary. How […]

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ARCAM: FMJ A19 test review

FOR Big, room-filling sound Open, dynamic and cohesive Subtle and revealing detail Deep and authoritative sound Remarkable composure and control Good build and connections AGAINST Requires careful system matching Its strengths might not be immediately apparent The Arcam FMJ A19 is a new integrated stereo amplifier that joins the ranks of Arcam’s high-end FMJ series – and […]

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