Pro-Ject MaiA S3: Compact integrated amplifier with DAC and BT
Pro-Ject Audio continues to add new products to the third generation S series of compact components. One of them was the Pro-Ject MaiA S3 integrated amplifier , equipped with a built-in DAC unit and a Bluetooth adapter.
The Pro-Ject MaiA S3 Integrated Amplifier impresses at first sight with its premium aluminum enclosure. It not only gives the model an interesting look, but also allows you to eliminate interference and make the work of MaiA S3 more stable. The circuitry of the amplifier is made on the principle of double mono. Alps motorized potentiometer is used as a volume control.
The Pro-Ject MaiA S3 integrated amplifier delivers 2 x 40 watts per channel when driven into a 4 ohm load, allowing it to deliver confident sound in rooms up to 25 sqm. The novelty is able to confidently shake many models of not only bookshelf, but also compact floor acoustics.
The Pro-Ject MaiA S3 amplifier can simultaneously connect up to eight signal sources – digital and analog. The novelty is equipped with a phono stage for working with cartridges with a moving magnet (MM), as well as two optical and coaxial digital inputs. Thanks to the adjustable output, the Pro-Ject MaiA S3 can be connected to a powered subwoofer, external power amplifier or powered speakers.
Also in the arsenal of the Pro-Ject MaiA S3 integrated amplifier is a Bluetooth 5.0 receiver with support for the aptX HD codec, which allows you to broadcast audio with parameters up to 24 bit / 48 kHz. The novelty is equipped with a headphone output and a remote control.