$2,490.00

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Description

Description

Manufactured in France, Arche is a unique electronic solution which combines a digital-analog converter as well as two pure class A amplification modes designed especially for headphones. Ideal to sit between the digital sources and your audiophile headphones, Arche is the perfect solution to fully enjoy your headphones while benefiting from the performance delivered by the converter to drive high-fidelity loudspeakers!

Main Features

  • Digital-analog converter compatible with high-resolution formats (384kHz – DSD 264).
  • 2 integrated amplifiers (voltage and hybrid): choose the amplifier type best suited to your headphones.
  • Presets for every set of Focal headphones: get the best from Focal’s combination of electronics and acoustics.
  • Dual mono audiophile construction from input of the digital signal to output of the self-powered signal.
  • Can also be used as a digital-analog converter for high-fidelity home systems

AN ALL-IN-ONE SOLUTION FOR HEADPHONES

Arche is an all-in-one solution, offering presets for every set of Focal High-Fidelity headphones (Utopia, Stellia, Clear, Elegia and Elear) to make sure you get the absolute best from this ultimate combination. Owners of Focal headphones can be sure they are enjoying a combination of electronics and acoustics that is carefully thought out and specially developed from the very outset. Arche will be updated by using a USB stick.

POWER AND PRECISION

The two premium AK4490 balanced digital-analog converters can process formats in PCM format up to 384kHz, as well as DSD 256. The analog signal is then routed towards 2 pure class A amplification modes designed especially for headphones (voltage, hybrid) for an uncompromising solution. The original audio signal is totally respected, so as to reproduce the tiniest details of the recording.

CHOOSE YOUR AMPLIFICATION

Upon entry of the digital signal, Arche offers a resolute audiophile design through its uncompromising dual mono construction, from signal processing to amplification. And thanks to the presets integrated, every user of Focal headphones gets amplification to suit their product and their favorite tonal balance.

USE AND DESIGN

Arche comes with a solid aluminum headphones mount inspired by the brand’s logo: accessing and storing the headphones is therefore quick and easy, as well as looking incredible and saving on space!

Brand

Brand

Focal

For almost 40 years, Focal’s history has been based on offering the most outstanding musical experience to music lovers and ultimate immersion to audio enthusiasts. Focal strives to create sound equipment that honors the artist’s musical creation and empowers you to feel a new dimension of the music. They want every nuance to be revealed with precision and purity. To do this, they push the limits of the current boundaries in sound technology, and go beyond the traditional. Focal has been creating benchmark home audio loudspeakers and headphones since 1979. Their historic core values are based on the union of technology, mechanics, noble materials and design. They are constantly pushing the limits of sound to offer you a truly unique listening experience. For Focal, innovation and tradition come together to enhance the performance of hi-fi sound and the beauty of music. Their desire is to open a gateway to new sensations and emotions, giving you the chance to experience music in its purest form. With Focal, let the sound thrill your senses until you go beyond the usual perception of music and discover new fields of emotion. If you are interested in purchasing a Focal product, you can trade-in another electronic component on it by filling out our Trade-In Form.