Campfire Audio New IEM release
May 14, 2020 at 1:09 AM Thread Starter Post #1 of 872

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We're excited to announce our new Spring 2020 product line; Andromeda 2020, Ara, and Solaris 2020. Below are some product highlights.



Andromeda 2020:
5 BA + T.A.E.C.™ (Dual High + Single Mid + Dual Low)
All new Solid-Body internal acoustic chamber design
'Emerald' Green Anodized Finish with Stainless Steel Screws
New Stainless Steel Spout

Sound: Enhanced Classic Andromeda signature; more detail retrieval, improved vocal presence.
Includes:
New Sustainably Harvested Cork Zipper Case in Green: Hand made in Portugal.
Smoky Jacket Silver Plated Litz cable with molded hooks
SPL: 112.8 @ 1k
Frequency Response: 10Hz - 28kHz
Earphone Impedance: 12.8 Ohm @ 1k

https://campfireaudio.com/andromeda-2020

Serial Numbers = UNA-00001
MSRP $1099


Ara:
Pronounced "Air-uhh" or "Era" - Constellation = the Altar
7 BA + T.A.E.C.™ (Dual High + Single Mid + Quad Low)
Solid-Body internal acoustic chamber design
'Crossover-less' design (no passive electronic components in signal path)
Titanium Shell (Grade 2 Titanium) with Black PVD Screws.
Sound: Fast, Articulate, and Unique. Its sound has just the right touch of warmth and richness to recall the best in classic HiFi. It reminds you why listening to earphones can be so much fun.
Included Accessories
New Sustainably Harvested Cork Zipper Case in Blue: Hand made in Portugal.
Smoky Jacket Silver Plated Litz cable with molded hooks
SPL: 93dB @ 1k
Frequency Response: 10-26kHz
Earphone Impedance: 8.5 Ohm @1k

Serial Numbers = ARA-00001
MSRP $1299

https://campfireaudio.com/Ara
Available to Pre-Order on May 14th
Shipping June 18th

Solaris 2020:
Superior Solaris Sound - Now 20% Smaller
Hybrid Design;
Dual Balanced Armature + T.A.E.C.™
Single Mid Balanced Armature,
10mm ADLC Diaphragm Dynamic Driver + Polarity Tuned Chamber.
All new Solid-Body internal acoustic chamber design
Black PVD Finish with Gold PVD Screws.
Stainless Steel Spout

Sound: Holographic presentation. Intimate detail retrieval. Soaring highs, engaging mids, and rich impactful bass. Music sounds like music with lifelike performances, superior layering, and unbelievable imaging.
Included Accessories
New Sustainably Harvested Cork Zipper Case in Brown: Hand made in Portugal.
New Super Smoky Litz - Silver Plated Copper cable of varying diameter conductors fitted with molded hooks (no memory wire)
SPL: 115dB @ 1k
Frequency Response: 5Hz - 20kHz
Earphone Impedance: 15.5 Ohm @ 1k

Serial Numbers = MSR-00001
MSRP $1499

https://campfireaudio.com/solaris-2020
Available to order May 14th
Shipping May 21st
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May 14, 2020 at 1:27 AM Post #4 of 872

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@KB Are there any sonic differences between Solaris v1 and Solaris v2? And how does the Ara sound compare to the Andromeda AG?
 
May 14, 2020 at 1:33 AM Post #6 of 872

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Great news a smaller and more discrete Solaris...

Could Ara be considered quite close to the Andro Special Edition with the quad bass BA or is it a different tuning?
 
May 14, 2020 at 1:50 AM Post #8 of 872

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@KB, how does Solaris-2020 sound sig compare to OG and SE?

Website is live..

https://campfireaudio.com/

We are always looking to make our builds more refined, this Solaris 2020 is pretty much all the work we have done with the SE and more rolled into the revised smaller Solaris 2020. To my ears the 2020 is a lot like the sound of the Solaris SE only physically smaller, more ergonomic and more discrete in all PVD black. Could not be more happy with it and congrats to my team, especially the engineering guys who worked very hard to shrink everything down while somehow making sonic improvements along the way. Main improvement is its new monolithic solid body interior design. All 3 have this new solid interior body improvement and is a major step in the evolution of Campfire IEMs. Looking forward in hearing impressions by customers and reviewers in the coming days.

Ken
 
May 14, 2020 at 1:52 AM Post #9 of 872

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Will the new 2020 models of the Andromeda and Solaris replace the current models? Or will they coexist?

The 2020 versions are permanent, again we are striving for perfection and to give our customers the best we can muster.

Ken
 
May 14, 2020 at 2:07 AM Post #10 of 872

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Can you provide measurements for the size of the Solaris 2020? Curious about the size difference.
 
May 14, 2020 at 2:11 AM Post #11 of 872

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Now, let's wait for reviews.
 
May 14, 2020 at 2:29 AM Post #15 of 872

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Congrats @KB

Does the Solaris 2020 feature the same mids driver like SE?
 
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