October 27, 2020 – With a combined 88 years of handcrafted audio expertise, Focal and Naim understand how to create the very best music systems. Now they are making them even easier to enjoy, with specially matched and priced systems that pair Award-winning Focal loudspeakers with Naim Uniti music-streaming players. With five systems to choose from, it’s simple to find the perfect fit for your musical life. To get the music flowing even faster, the systems also come with high-quality speaker cable, plus free trials of both TIDAL and Qobuz streaming services. There’s even an extended warranty for extra peace of mind.
“Since Focal and Naim joined forces in 2011, our audio experts have worked together to develop products with true sonic synergy,” said Christophe Sicaud, Vervent Audio Group CEO. “These systems are just a few examples of how Focal speakers powered by Naim electronics deliver an authentic musical experience.”
The five packages will be available to buy at special promotional pricing from selected Focal and Naim retailers from November 1 through December 31, 2020 inclusive, while stocks last. All system prices quoted below are suggested retail pricing.
THE SYSTEMS IN MORE DETAIL: NAIM UNITI
The Award-winning Naim Uniti family of music-streaming players is the smart but simple way to enjoy music, radio and better TV sound in any or every room. Class-leading performance combines with excellent build quality and usability, wrapped in a beautiful British design.
All Uniti players expertly handle all the top music streaming services (Spotify, Apple Music, TIDAL, Qobuz…) plus offer easy Apple AirPlay 2, Chromecast built-in and Bluetooth playback. In addition, Uniti Star offers exceptional CD playback, and the ability to ‘rip’ discs to your own archive. Uniti players can also seamlessly play with other music systems around your home, and connect to your TV via HDMI.
Master the Uniti range and explore a world of music via the Naim App; there is also voice-control support for Google Assistant and Apple Siri, and a smart remote-control handset.
THE SYSTEMS IN MORE DETAIL: FOCAL SPEAKERS
Each of the expertly Made in France speakers in these systems is designed to both sonically and aesthetically match the Uniti players, with a range of prices and styles to suit every size of room and budget. Everyone is an Award winner. The Chora range brings Focal technology to music lovers who crave a quality sound wrapped in a modern design. With signature Focal TNF tweeters and all-new Slatefiber drivers, Chora is a clear class-leader at its price point.
The Aria 926 is a classic 3-way loudspeaker. Musical and expressive, it suits every mood from low-level listening to full-on party. Here the signature Focal TNF tweeter is paired with Flax drivers, characterized by their natural sound.
Kanta speakers deliver exceptional performance. The range uses a unique combination of a new-generation Focal IAL Beryllium tweeter and Flax speaker drivers. The result is a precise, detailed and involving sound, plus the flexibility to suit both smaller rooms and larger spaces. Kanta N°1 makes a sophisticated companion for the Uniti Star, while the floorstanding Kanta N°2 offers the ultimate experience paired with the Uniti Nova.
THE SYSTEMS IN MORE DETAIL: EXTRAS
· Naim NAC A5 speaker cable (a pair of high-quality speaker cables in four-meter lengths) giving you flexibility of where to position your player and speakers
· Extended 5-Year Warranty
· 90-day free trial, TIDAL music-streaming service (new users only)
· 30-day free trial, Qobuz music-streaming service (new users only)
ABOUT FOCAL AND NAIM AUDIO
With a combined 88 years of expertise in hand-crafting the world’s best music systems, Naim Audio – based in Salisbury, Wiltshire – and Focal, from St Etienne in France, have been sister brands since 2011. Both are recognized as exceptional brands in their respective countries: Naim is a multiple Queen’s Award winner, while Focal is designated by the French state as an Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant (EPV, or Living Heritage Company). Since their 2011 merger, Naim and Focal have united their unique areas of excellence and innovation, meaning even higher levels of authentic audio performance are possible – taking you closer to the music you love. Focal Naim America: www.focalnaimamerica.com.
ABOUT VERVENT AUDIO GROUP
Vervent Audio Group was born in 2011, incorporating Focal and Naim Audio. Each brand brings its own expertise: Focal is a French manufacturer of loudspeaker technologies and hi-fi speakers, whose expertise extends to pro-audio speakers, in-car audio, custom install products and headphones. Naim is a renowned British electronics specialist, specializing in two-channel Hi-Fi, multi-room music streaming systems, amplifiers and music servers. Both are recognised as exceptional brands in their countries: Naim is a multiple Queen’s Award winner, while Focal is designated by the French state as an Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant. Together, they have united their unique areas of excellence & innovation and constitute a High-Fidelity reference point in the world. Vervent Audio’s key markets are Europe, Asia and North America; strategic territories in which the Group open Focal Powered by Naim flagship stores.