Breaking News today from Rotel who are celebrating 60 years in audio with the release of their new two-model ‘Diamond Series’. The series is designed to reflect Rotel’s commitment to ‘quality and passion for
exceptional audio performance’.
The Diamond Series features the DT-6000 DAC Transport which is centred on an 8-channel ESS Sabre ES9028PRO Digital to Analog converter. The DT-6000 has a dedicated toroidal transformer with high-efficiency slit foil smoothing capacitors, that claims to minimise noise and distortion. The DAC Transport has a USB input supporting MQA and DSD playback as well as several coaxial and optical inputs that will take streamed sources. There is also a CD in there as well.
The matching RA-6000 Integrated Amplifier claims an impressive 350W/ch into 4 Ohms, it takes performance and design ideas from the flagship Michi Series of Rotel electronics. Inputs include 3 coaxial inputs, 3 optical, 3 RCA analogue inputs, PC-USB supporting MQA, Bluetooth with aptXTM HD, as well as XLR Balanced, iOS USB for Apple devices and a Moving Magnet Phono stage.
The Diamond Series RA-6000 and DT-6000 will be available in black and silver finishes through Authorized Rotel Dealers with shipments beginning in July of 2022.
The RA-6000 is slated to cost £3,999 /€4,499 /$4,499 and the DT-6000 is around £1,999 / €2,299/$2,299.
Rotel audio products are known worldwide for their quality, reliability, value, and, above all, exceptional sound reproduction. Family-owned since 1961, Rotel has utilized the resources of its formidable international design team and has manufactured its products in its own sophisticated production facilities. Rotel proudly offers a complete range of electronics that have consistently received critical acclaim and coveted industry awards. With substantial investment in new technologies and manufacturing, Rotel is prepared to meet the challenges of an evolving specialty electronics marketplace.