Montreal – Canadian based Kronos Audio Products Inc. (KAP) will introduce the Kronos Sparta turntable at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), January 7 to 10 2014, at the Venetian, Las Vegas, Nevada in rooms 31-316 and 35-203.
Kronos Audio, known throughout the world for their unparalleled Limited Edition Turntable_The Kronos_ has received multiple international audio press awards and is distributed in over 20 countries.
The Kronos Sparta will offer the same unique patented dual counter rotating suspended turntable technology, in a leaner, lower priced package. “We are very excited to offer this performance breakthrough to a wider audience. We have included into Sparta all the core technical elements that have made Kronos a resounding success. We have achieved a lower manufacturing cost by streamlining production processes, by innovating in the use of efficient materials and by introducing novel engineering solutions.” says KAP president and designer Louis Desjardins.
“We were inspired by the legendary city of Sparta in designing this new turntable. Our goal was to embody its values of strength, stability, durability and unwavering efficiency.
Sparta will allow the use of various tone-arms ranging from 9 to 10.5 inches in length. KAP will also offer optional turntable-tone-arm-cartridge OEM value packages through its distributors. These special packages to be announced soon. In addition, a 10.5 inch version of the Black Beauty tone-arm (exclusive to Sparta) will be available in limited quantities.
The Kronos Sparta will be offered at an introductory price of $21 ,500usd with a shipping date March 2014.
The Kronos Limited Edition and the Kronos PRO will remain the flagships of the Kronos line. They will continue to deliver the superlative level of performance sought after by the world’s most discriminating audiophiles.
Kronos Audio, a Montreal based Canadian company, was founded in 2010. Kronos has received rave reviews throughout the world. Harry Pearson of HP Soundings might have summed it up best when he wrote, “the best turntable I’ve never heard… this turn·table gives me all the musical truths I so desire…a masterpiece of design and sound.~
Kronos Audio Products Inc.
Hi-res photos available at: kronosaudio.com