Quad Vena Amplifier with DAC & Bluetooth


Reg. price £699.95

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Item Condition: Ex-Demo Clearance
Store: Cheltenham
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Classic Quad design and build with a modern twist. Connect wirelessly via Bluetooth, or connect digital devices such as your TV or computer via the on-board DAC and digital inputs.

The Quad Vena is an integrated amplifier combining timeless Quad design and looks with the latest cutting-edge features. Music can be streamed directly to the Vena wirelessly via Bluetooth from any compatible smartphone, tablet or laptop. The icing on the cake is that Vena uses aptX Bluetooth, enabling cd quality streaming to ensure that Vena is the perfect petite audiophile amplifier for the modern day music fan.

The on-board DAC allows you to connect digital USB, coaxial and optical sources directly to the amplifier and enjoy high resolution 192kHz/24bit playback. This means you can enjoy music from a computer or any other digital source such as a freeview tv box or games console through your hi-fi.

The Vena features two inputs for your analogue sources as well allowing connection of a turntable through an external phono stage for example. The combination of analogue and digital inputs plus Bluetooth functionality allows you to connect a multitude of other equipment.

With 45W per channel this little amp has more than enough output to power an extremely wide range of speakers, making this amplifier the perfect heart for a modern system. Just add speakers and you can begin enjoying high quality, great sounding music from all your sources!

You can read more about the Quad Vena at What Hi-Fi?

Preamplifier Section

Auxiliary Input Sensitivity 450mV
Auxiliary Input Impedance 10kΩ(Unbalanced)
Output Voltage 2.3V (Max.)
Output Impedance 470Ω
Inputs 2 × RCA (AUX1, AUX2)
Outputs 1 x RCA (Pre-Out)

Power Amplifier Section

Rated Power Output 2 x 45W (8Ω)
Frequency Response -0.5Db (20Hz-20kHz,ref.1kHz)
Total Harmonic Distortion <0.009% (10W, 1kHz)
Signal to Noise Ratio ≥108dB (A Weighted, ref.45W)

Digital Section

Digital Analogue Convertor CIRRUS LOGIC: CS4398
Sampling Frequency 44.1-192 kHz
Digital Input 1 x Coaxial 2 x TOSlink Optical 1 x PC USB 1 x Bluetooth 1 x Apple Docking
Digital Output 1 x Coaxial 1 x TOSLink Optical


Dimensions in mm (Width x Height x Depth) 313 x 93.5 x 302
Power Requirements 220-240V ~ 50/ 60Hz 110-120V ~ 50/60Hz
Weight Aluminium Enclosure: 6.1kg Wooden Enclosure: 7.5kg


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