Axxess Forté

Forté 1, 2, 3 – It's the new 100wpc super integrated from Audio Group Denmark's fourth brand Axxess. Called Forté and coming in three grades of proprietary Tesla coil noise-reduction tech applied to the same core circuits [$5.5K, €8K, €11K], it offers RJ45, USB DAC, USB host, BNC and Toslink for digital plus RCA analog inputs, analog pre-outs and even a 6.3mm headphone socket. The amplifier is based on Pascal UMAC class D with the group's own resonant power supply. The DAC is an in-house developed 1-bit type. Here is a longer press release.