Last year, Hifi Pig visited Apurna, a French High end amplifier manufacturer based in Valence.

They were had created a very high end amplifier, with bespoke finishing that was hand-done in the same workshops that work for the likes of Cartier and Hermès. Now, they have expanded their offering with three lines of amplifier, Apogee, Evidence and Soprano.

Pricing for one mono amplifier from each collection starts as follows

SOPRANO (Third Picture) – 29800€

EVIDENCE (Second picture) – 45000€

APOGEE (First picture) – 69000€

Caractéristiques

Specifications

Soprano

Soprano

Evidence

Evidence

Apogée

Apogee

PUISSANCE (RMS)

OUTPUT POWER (RMS)

Puissance sous 4 Ω

Power under 4-ohm load

300 W400 W460 W
Puissance sous 8 Ω

Power under 8-ohm load

150 W200 W230 W
HABILLAGE

FINISH

Peinture | Finition mate, brillante ou métallisée

Paint | Matt, gloss or metallic finish

Cuir | Pleine fleur

Leather | Full grain leather

Habillage Interchangeable*

Interchangeable finish*

Habillages Collection Apogée

Apogée Collection finishes

OPTIQUE

OPTIC

Optique Lumineuse

Illuminated optic

Verre Acrylique

Acrylic Glass

Cristal

Crystal

Cristal

Crystal

MECANIQUE APPARENTE

VISIBLE INTERNALS

PIEDS & BAGUE OPTIQUE

FEET & OPTIC BEZEL

Aluminium Anodisé

Anodised Aluminium

Inox Poli

Polished Stainless Steel

Inox Poli

Polished Stainless Steel

Entrées disponibles

Available inputs

Prise XLR en mode Bypass

XLR socket in Bypass mode

111
Prise RCA en mode Bypass

RCA socket in Bypass mode

111
TRIGGER In / Out (link)
Sorties pour enceintes

Speaker outputs

WBT-0702.01 en finition dorée à l’or fin 24 carats

WBT-0702.01 terminals with 24-carat gold plating

 

Options

Options

Soprano

Soprano

Evidence

Evidence

Apogée

Apogée

PRÉAMPLIFICATEUR INTÉGRÉ

INTEGRATED PREAMPLIFIER

Inclus / Included 

Préamplificateur avec module de commande**

Preamplifier with control module**

Bouton volume Inox

Stainless steel volume control

Bouton volume Cristal

Crystal volume control

Bouton volume Cristal

Crystal volume control

Prise XLR supplémentaire

Additional XLR Socket

+1+1+1
Prise RCA supplémentaire

Additional RCA Socket

+4+4+4
FINITION OR

GOLD FINISH

HABILLAGE

FINISH

Habillages Collection Apogée

Apogée Collection finishes

 

 

Inclus

Included

Habillage sur-mesure***

Customisable finishes***

 

 

 

 

Accessoires

Accessories

MODULE DE COMMANDE SUPPLÉMENTAIRE

ADDITIONAL CONTROL MODULE

Module de commande (Bouton volume Inox)

Control module (Stainless steel volume control)

Module de commande (Bouton volume Cristal)

Control module (Crystal volume control)

CÂBLAGE

CABLING

Câbles

Cables

SOCLE

BASE

Socle en Inox poli

Base in polished stainless steel

 ** L’intégration du préamplificateur implique la suppression de l’entrée TRIGGER (+12V) laissant le module de commande seul maître de la commande ON / OFF

** Integrated preamps mean there is no TRIGGER input (+12V), allowing the ON/OFF function to be operated through the control module

*** Sous réserve de faisabilité. Cet habillage sera chiffré en supplément

*** Subject to feasibility. Additional cost applies for this finish

* Habillage Interchangeable est une fonction permettant de changer l’habillage de l’amplificateur. Cet habillage sera chiffré en supplément

* Interchangeable finish is a way of allowing the finish of the amplifier to be changed. Additional cost applies for this finish

 

 

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