The Ayre AX-7e integrated amplifier combines sophisticated control functions with a dynamic output section in a single sleek chassis. But don’t let its compact size fool you—it delivers all of music’s drama and excitement, employing the same exclusive zero-feedback design found in our reference products. Extremely flexible, the AX-7e offers true balanced inputs and full remote control capabilities. Its custom-designed volume control features FET switches and precision metal-film resistors to ensure total purity of sound. The Ayre AX-7e removes the last veil between you and music’s magic.
Ayre AX-7e Integrated Amplifier
Ayre AX-7e Integrated Amplifier Features
Zero-feedback, fully-balanced circuitry.
66 step volume control, each of 1.0 dB.
Four inputs: two balanced, two single-ended.
Eight high-curent output devices per channel.
Proprietary volume control with FET switches & metal film resistors. No potentiometer in signal path.
Control microprocessor is turned off except when executing a command.
Input selector also switches ground connection, so that all source components are completely disconnected except for the one selected.
“Theater” mode for use with surround-sound processor is assignable to any input, allowing use with balanced or single-ended processors.
Ayre AX-7e Integrated Amplifier Specifications
Power Output: 60 Watts per channel at 8 Ohms, 120 Watts per channel at 4 Ohms.
Power Consumption: 20 Watts standby, 70 Watts operating, no signal.
Frequency Response: 2 Hz-200 kHz
Dimensions: HxWxD 4 3/4" x 17 1/4" x 13 3/4", 26 lbs