Marantz, after the SA5004 and PM5004, is going to release the SA8004 SACD Player and PM8004 Integrated Amplifier.
The Marantz SA8004 plays SDCD, CD, CD-R/RW as well as MP3 and WMA files from CD-R/RW. It features discrete Analog Audio Circuit featuring marantz HDAM-SA2 circuit with double side shielded printing board, Dual PLL circuits for Low Jitter Signal Transmission, Cirrus Logic CS4398 D/A Converter with Digital Filter, and a front USB input port for USB memory and iPod/iPhone connection.
Marantz’s PM8004 is an integrated amplifier with 100W/ch RMS power and features “Current Feedback” topology for power amp and volume amp, Marantz HDAM-SA3 circuit, Shortest signal path, High Instantaneous Peak Current design, Double shielded Toroidal Power Transformer and Marantz Custom Speaker Terminals.
The SA8004 and PM8004 are both priced at $999.99.