Press Release: Advance Paris

Zepher Audio, official UK Distributor of Advance Paris / Advance Acoustic are delighted to announce the UK launch of two fantastic products.


The X-CD5 pushes the boundaries of aesthetics and sound at its given price point. With a stunning acrylic front panel, attached to a solid metal framework, the X-CD5 is an eye turner. Couple this with an array of features, the X-CD5 is the perfect solution for any digital enthusiast.

With a RRP of £450.00, you receive both single ended and balanced outputs. On the rear you will also find both optical and coaxial digital outputs, with a USB A also available on the front panel.

The CD mechanism is cleverly suspended to reduce any vibration during playback.

Technical Information:

Output Level : 2V (unbalanced)
Output Level : 3,87V (balanced)
Frequency Response (+/-1db) : 20Hz à 20 kHz
Distorsion < 0.005%
Output Impedance : 10KΩ
Channel Separation : 105dB
Signal Noise ratio : 97 dB
Convertor Wolfson WM8761 : 24bit-192kHz
AC Input : 115V-230V
Power Consumption < 8W
Dimensions (H/W(D) 70x430x257mm
Net Weight : 4,95 kg

X-i50BT Integrated Amplifier

The X-i50BT integrated amplifier again features a stunning, solid acrylic foot panel, with a similarly design metal framework body. One of the key aspects in Advance Paris’ design is their desire to have matching products, that blend perfectly aesthetically & most importantly sonically. The X-i50BT produces a solid 2 x 50 watts per channel, and features 10 inputs including an MM Phono Stage, Bluetooth Streaming, 6 x Aux Line inputs and 2 x USB. The X-i50BT can also be switched in High Bias / Class A mode to offer warmer, more musical sound. Tone Controls are also available via the menu system, allowing you to set the bass, treble, and balance. These are also available to adjust via the supplied remote control.

RRP: £399.00

Technical Information 

Inputs /Outputs :
1 MM phono
1 CD
1 Tuner
4 Auxiliaries
1 PC2
1 USB for MP3 keys
Amplier - Preamp can be disconnected
1 pair speakers
Output Power 8 Ω : 2 X 50 W RMS
Output Power 4 Ω : 2 X 65 W RMS
Frequency Response (-3dB): 10 Hz – 30 kHz
Tone Control : +/- 10 dB
Distortion : < 0,15%
S/N Ratio > 85 dB
Channel Separation > 70 dB
Bluetooth A2DP
Input Impedance : 10 kΩ
Phono Input Impedance : 47 kΩ
In Level of Aux Inputs : < 550 mV
Amp in Level < 1.25 V
Phono Stage Input Level : 2.5 mV
AC Input : 230V
1 toroïdal transformer
Dimensions : H.11 cm x W.43 cm x D.32 cm
Net Weight: 6 kg

Full details on the Advance Paris range and their UK dealer network are available from Zepher Audio on

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