NAD C3050 BluOS

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Paying tribute to NAD’s 50-year history of innovation and value, the C 3050’s vintage designwas inspired by the NAD 3030 Stereophonic Amplifier, a 1970s classic. Retro design elementsinclude dual VU meters, push-button input selectors, a walnut-finished vinyl-clad cabinet, anda dark grey front panel with the original New Acoustic Dimension logo in its 1970s cursivetypeface. Underneath its vintage-inspired exterior are advanced features like a HybridDigitalUcD output stage, high-performance Texas Instruments PCM5242 differential DAC, and NAD’sMDC2 future-proofing technology. Unit comes equipped with BluOS high-resolution multi-room streaming and Dirac Live room correction.

  • Retro design elements include front-panel VU meters, push-button input controls, 1970s cursive branding, walnut-finished vinyl-clad cabinet, and dark grey front panel
  • Hybrid Digital UcD Amplifier
  • Continuous Power: 100 Watts per channel into 8/4ohms
  • Instantaneous Power: 135 Watts per channel
  • Vanishingly low harmonic and intermodulation distortion
  • MDC2 port for expanded functionality
  • MDC2 BluOS-D module adds BluOS high-resolution multi-room music streaming and Dirac Live** room correction
  • High-performanceTIPCM5242differentialDAC
  • Ultra-low-noise MM phono stage with infrasonic filtering circuitry
  • One optical, one coaxial digital input
  • Pre-amp out/Main-in connections
  • HDMI-eARCinput
  • One set of line-level analogue inputs with low-noise buffer amplifiers
  • Speaker A/Speaker B outputs
  • Subwoofer output
  • Dedicated headphone amplifier
  • IR remote control
  • CI-Friendly, 12V Trigger out, IR in

  • Continuous output power into 8 ohms and 4 ohms
  • 100W (ref. 20 Hz-20 kHz at rated THD, both channels driven)
  • THD (20 Hz – 20 kHz)
  • <0.03% (250 mW to 100 W, 8 ohms and 4 ohms)
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio
  • >95dB (A-weighted, 500 mV input, ref. 1 W out in 8 ohms)
  • Clipping power
  • >115 W (at 1 kHz 0.1 % THD)
  • IHF dynamic power
  • 8 ohms: 180 W
  • 4 ohms: 250W
  • 2 ohms: 300 W

On picture above yo can see back panel of C3050 without MDC2 BluOS card installed.

We offer booth version of this unit with and without MDC2 BluOS.

Unit without BluOS retail for $1399

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