This package sees the beautifully built Blue Aura V40 Bluetooth integrated valve amplifier, paired with the equally well constructed Q Acoustics 3010 bookshelf loudspeakers and ProJect Essential II Phono USB turntable. The ProJect's integrated phonostage allows for direct connection to the Blue Aura V40 for a warm and immersive vinyl listening experience. The result is a high quality, auduiophile grade, compact system at an exceptionally comfortable price-bracket.
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Package includes 2 x 3.0m length of QED 79 Strand loudspeaker cable with milty terminations.
Blue Aura V40 Bluetooth Valve Amplifier
Blue Aura is a UK manufacturer of quality stereo equipment, designing state-of-the-art hifi components, wireless speakers and a range of associated furniture options, such as speaker-stands. The Blue Aura engineers collectively boast over thirty years of experience with working within some of the country's best known audio companies. The Blue Aura design philosophy is simple but effective; to produce and engineer stylish, easy-to-use and superlative sounding audio products that cater to the new generation of music enthusiasts.
Outstanding performance meets exemplary build-quality to form an audiophile listening experience, all the while retaining a comfortable and accessible price point. Blue Aura design and engineer all of their products in St Neots, Cambridgeshire.
As part of their Blackline range, Blue Aura have put together a high quality integrated valve amplifier, designed and aimed towards music enthusiasts using the latest audio sources. An integrated aptX Bluetooth receiver allows the effortless connection of smart-devices/laptops to stream CD-quality, lossless audio without hassle or compromise. This sound is given an extra layer of depth and warmth, thanks to the tube amplification section being fed by the high quality integrated Digital-to-Analogue Converter.
The V40's high efficiency toroidal transformers enable the amplifier to offer a better heat dissipation with low leakage. This results in a drastically low level of unwanted, parasitic distortion. The amplifier makes use of two different audio processing valves, as well as a volume indicator valves. For those who require an extra level of oomf, the V40 also comes equipped with a subwoofer output.
While no phono-stage is built in, the sound of the Blue Aura V40 is a perfect match for the warmth and immersion that can be found hidden deep within the grooves of your vinyl records. Purchase an external phono-stage to connect your turntable, or buy a turntable with a phonostage built in for the best possible sound at this price point.
Q Acoustics 3010 Bookshelf Loudspeakers
The original 1010 and 2010 models from Q Acoustics set new standards in compact loudspeaker manufacturing, receiving exceptional reviews and retaining an affordable price point. the 3010 takes this reputation and builds upon it further, raising the bar even higher than ever before.
A newly developed '2 in 1' concentric ring dome tweeter allows for crisper, clearer highs and a high quality aramid Fibre/Paper cone bass unit, spanning 100m wide provides a detailed midrange and controlled bass response. The crossover of the loudspeaker has seen an update also. These newly enhanced components sit comfortably inside a stronger and lower-resonance cabinet.
The 3010 will provide a compelling sound in both hifi music and home cinema applications, and integrates perfectly with the 3090C centre channel speaker and 3070S subwoofer units. The 3010 can be stand-mounted, or wall-mounted using the dedicated 3000ST stand of 3000WB wall bracket.
ProJect Essential II Phono USB Turntable
The Essential 2 phono USB turntable from renowned turntable manufacturers; Project, builds upon the excellence of the highly regarded Essential model, thanks to some new engineering and added USB functionality.
The Essential 2 makes use of a new motor control, to provide a quieter running sound in an effort to minimise unwanted vibrations. The Essential 2 USB is a manual turntable, and includes the same fitted cartridge one woulf find on the more up-market Project model, the RPM 1.3 Genie.
An 8.6" aluminium tonearm combined with a sturdy and robust plinth allows for an even greater sound quality, making this turntable one of the most audio capable models in its price-range, while its integrated phono stage with USB functionality makes it one of the most source-flexible turntables in its price-range. This built in phono stage with USB allows the listener to connect both the line-level input of an existing hifi system, and directly to a PC or Mac