AXPONA 2018 again was very successful for us and our Canada&USA distributor Wynn Audio. At this year’s show Wynn Audio and we were represented with very carefully selected system.
System consisted of:
Metronome Kalista DreamPlay (CD Transport + DAC), Speakers: Penaudio Sinfonia, Preamplifier: Karan Acoustics KAL Reference Mk2, Power Amplifier: Karan Acoustics KAM 2000 Monoblocks, Phono Preamplifier: Karan Acoustics KA Ph Reference, Turntable: Thalles TTT- compact II, Tonearm: Thales Statement, Cartridge; EMT JSD VM and Cables: ZenSati Zorro and Seraphim.
Top synergy of presented system resulted in great sound therefore positive comments of audience didn’t miss out which makes us very proud. One of them, famous web site Audiobacon had very nice comment about Wynn presentation: “Spent some quality time in this room. Unequivocally one of the best sounds from the show. Very dynamic, resolute, euphonic, and tonally accurate. Piano, in particular, sound very convincing on this system.”
New great presentation of our amplifiers in Bangkok – Thailand, was in organization of KA distributor INVENTIVE AV and our friend Chris with his team. This show was held on 29. March to 1. April 2018. According to the information we received, this is the most important hifi show in Thailand.
Chris has made up one impressive system for this opportunity, which consisted of monoblocks Karan Acoustics KA M 900 with their 900W per channel, preamplifier Karan Acoustics model KA L Reference Mk3, new flagship speakers from CANTON model Reference K1. Digital front end was Esoteric K1 Grandioso CD Player, Esoteric Network Player, Esoteric G-02x master clock and analog source was German company AMG and model Viella V12 turntable with AMG V12 Turbo tonarm and DS Audio W2 Phono Cartridge.
The sound on presentation in INVENTIVE room had been at the highest level, which could be seen in the large interest in audience and very positive comments.
One of the greatest French dealers, HiFi Link company from Lyon and Mr. Partice Muller (CEO), organized a very significant dealer show this year, where our distributor, Mr. Marc Loubeau and his company Prestige Audio Diffusion took part.
Truly top equipment has been chosen for this year’s presentation that had shown all its qualities in the best way possible. This time the base of the system were Canadian speakers Verity Audio with model Sarastro IIS under which were our best monoblocks KA M 2000 and preamplifier KA L Ref Mk3. Digital sound has been entrusted to a Bulgarian company APL with their CD transport DTR-MR, converter DSD-MR and new network player DNP-MR. The room where our presentation was held was about 80m2 size and this made it possible to express serious system such as this one and show its great potentials.
The opening word at the conference on the second day has been given to our host Mr. Partice Muller (Hi Fi Link) and then Mr. Jonas C. Sacs (Technical director – Native DSD) and then Mr. Alex Peychev (CEO – APL hi-fi) spoke of the companies they were coming from. The second part of this very interesting and well visited conference was opened by Mr. Mladjen Vojinovic (Karan Acoustics) and at the end Mr. Julien Pelchat (Vice president – Verity Audio). Closing word was done by our distributor Mr. Marc Loubeau which finished this very successful conference. Visitors were able to hear many useful information and ask direct questions to the representatives of manufacturers.
Large number of visitors and great interest for our presentation tells us that popularity and interest for our amplifiers will be even greater.
Once again we wish to thank Mr. Partice Muller and Mr. Marc Loubeau for kind invitation and great organization which made our stay in Lyon very pleasant and useful.
At HiFi show held from 13. To 15. October 2017. In Toronto, named TAVES Consumer Electronics Show we were presented in the best way possible, through presentation organized by our Canadian distributor, Mr. Wong and his company Wynn Audio Company.
Mr. Wong reserved two rooms with two different systems for different clients, but what’s more important is that both systems were greatly composed, therefore visitor and expert audience comments were extremely positive. This mostly goes for main system which, besides analogue, had also digital source which proved to be excellent combination which had won the hearts of many with its quality therefore some found it to be unofficially “the best sound of the show”. Such approval has been given to this system by known internet hi-fi magazine MY HIEND.
This main system consisted of the following devices: Turntable: Thales TTT-Compact mk2 with Statement tonearm CD/DAC: Kalista 30th Anniversary Set (CD Transport and DAC) Phono Preamp: Karan Acoustics KA Ph Reference Phono Preamp Preamplifier: Karan Acoustics KA L Reference Preamp Power Amplifier: Karan Acoustics KA M 2000 Monoblock Speakers: TIDAL Contriva G2 Cables: ZenSati Zorro and Seraphim Accessories: Critical Mass Systems Olympus Rack, Entreq Olympus Tellus Ground Box
The other system was based only on digital source of sound which has also proven its qualities that one well composed system can give.
The second system consisted of the following devices: Universal Player: Goldmund Eidos 36U+ Preamplifier: Karan Acoustics KA L MK 3 Power Amplifier: Karan Acoustics KA S 600 Speakers: Penaudio Sinfonia (top of the line from Penaudio) Cables: Furutech Acoustics Panels: Acoustic Revive panels Accessories: Entreq Tellus II Ground box…
We would like to thank Mr. Wong for his successful presentation and promotion of our brand at this very important hifi show.
Another great hi-end show AXPONA 2017 went by very successfully for us and our distributor Wynn Audio. At this year’s show Wynn Audio and we were represented in two rooms with different systems. The bigger system consisted of Penaudio Serenade Signature speakers, stereo amplifiers KAS 600, preamplifier KA L Reference Mk3, Goldmund Eidos 36U CD player and ZenSati Seraphin cabling. Another room had a smaller system based on monitor Penaudio Cenya Signature speakers and integrated amplifier KA I 180 Mk2. Great synergy of presented systems resulted in extraordinary sound therefore positive comments of audience didn’t miss out which makes us very proud. Top of the successful presentation of our distributor Wynn Audio came as prestigious awarded given annually by “Positive Feedback Audio Oasis” for best presentation and sound. You can see more about this at parttimeaudiophile.com.
One of the most significant HIFI shows is for sure Montreal Audio Fest where Karan Acoustics amplifiers were presented by our Canadian distributor, WYNN Audio company. Our friend and business partner, Mr. Wong, decided to go for an ambitious system which included big Tidal Audio Sunray speakers, our stereo amplifier KA S 600 (2 x 600W), preamplifier KA L Mk3 and phono preamplifier KA PH-1. The source was trusted to Goldmund Eidos 36U + CD player and Thales TTT Compact II Turntable with Thales Simplicity II tonearm. All of this was connected to ZenSati Seraphim cables. Reactions of the audience and their comments, as well as opinion of people from audio world showed that this system played absolutely impression, and by the opinion of many it was “the best sound of the show” which makes us very happy and proud, and we wish to share these lovely news with you. You can read some of the comments at Stereophile, Part Time Audiophile and 6moons.
Another great presentation of our amplifiers, this time in Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, and main actors were our distributors from CMY Audio&Visual, led by our friend John with his numerous team. This traditional show was held on 22. To 24. July 2016. In Kuala Lumpur, and according to the information we received, this is one of the most visited shows in this region.
John has made up one truly impressive system for this oportunity, which consisted of monoblocks Karan Acoustics KAM 900 with their 900W per channel, preamplifier Karan Acoustics model KA L ReferenceMk3, top speakers Acoustics Systems model Tango of our French friend Franck Tchang, and finally probably one of the highest quality digital lines that can be found on world market, the French company CD transport METRONOME and top model Kalista, as well as top DAC Metronome C8+.
Only by stating the components of the system asks for respect even before listening to it, which has been confirmed during the 3 days presentation. Great crowd at all times, as well as exceptional comments only confirm that everything was at the top level, which makes us and hosts very happy. We wish plenty of success in future, as well as well deserved rest after the show to John and his team.
At the HiFi show, held on 9. -10. December 2015. In Tel Aviv, named DIGITOWN, our Israeli distributor, company N Studio was present, along with our friend and business partner, Mr. Mishel. For this occasion Mishel decided to present the combination which consisted of power amplifier, Karan Acoustics, model KA S 400, preamplifier KARAN ACOUSTICS KA L Mk3, digital components by Accustic Arts company, and finally German loudspeakers, ARTOS company, with model Moonglow, to lovers of good sound. Exceptionally good comments, during and after the show, and large visit make us very happy, as well as the fact that system, made by Mishel, had been one of the most convincing at the show by the opinion of many visitors. We hope that lovers of good sound in Israel are now even more interested in Karan Acoustics amplifiers, and we wish plenty of work and more successful presentations.
At traditional annual HiFi Show held in Lyon – France in November, our distributor Mr. Marc Loubeau and his company Prestige Audio Diffusion had a very successful presentation of our amplifiers. HiFi Link company gave a part of their program for this occasion and were big help in promotion and made the presentation of our amplifiers the best possible. This time they have booked three rooms with three different systems, so everyone could find something for themselves.
The stars of the show were for sure Wilson Audio Alexia speaker which worked with our best stereo pair Karan KAL Reference MK3 + Karan KAS600. Digital front end has been made of Amare Musica streamer and CD Player Ayon CD3X.
The second room was somewhat different in concept, and our amplification KA S 400 with tube preamplifier Audio Research REF 6 and with the latest B&W 802D3. Extraordinary pair Metronome Technologies Kalista + DAC Metronome Technologies C6+ had been used as digital source.
The third room played the Verity Audio speakers, model Parsifal Anniversary with our integrated amplifier KA I 180 Mk2. Similar to the first room, Ayon CD1SX had been used as transport with Ayon S5 DAC/ Streamer. The sound achieved along with the presentation in all three rooms had been at the highest level, which could be seen in the large interest in audience and potential dealers as well.
The Fall promotion season for Karan Acoustics started in August in Asia with the Hong Kong. A big thank you to our distributor Sam Audio who organized an impressive presentation and launch our new KA Ph-1at the Hong Kong AV Show. With over 10,000 visitors a day, this show is certainly the highest attendance show in the world.