The magic of cinema at home with the Focal Astral16 16 channel Audio-Video processor and amplifier
Like any true conductor who draws the best out of his orchestra, Astral 16 draws the very best out of high fidelity and in-wall/in-ceiling loudspeakers by perfectly coordinating all the components within a sensational Home Cinema installation.
Integrating a Class D Pascal Audio amplifier, Astral 16 has 16 channels, of which 12 are amplified and 4 are pre-amplified ( balanced XLR outputs ) and dedicated entirely to audio ( filtering, equalization, bass management, etc. ).
This rock-solid foundation is your official invitation to an immersive journey through images and sound of unrivaled quality ( sampling frequency supported up to 192 kHz ).
Equipped with technology that allows adjustments based on room characteristics ( Room calibration, with Dirac Live® ) and delivered with a calibrated measurement microphone, Astral 16 can be fine-tuned to suit all possible acoustical environments and desires.
Astral 16 is compatible with Control4, Crestron, Savant and RTI.
Astral 16 benefits from the possibilities offered by these leading interface systems to enable perfectly seamless remote control of all your audio & video needs.
iPad App endless configuration options
Astral 16 comes with an app available on the App Store ( via iPad ) to drive the system you want room by room, as well as technical support ( Remote Monitoring ) for equipment diagnostics at any time.
Astral 16 covers all audio formats: Dolby Atmos®, DTS:X™, Auro-3D® etc.
Equipped with technology that allows adjustments based on room characteristics ( Room calibration, with Dirac Live® ) & delivered with a calibrated measurement microphone, Astral 16 can be fine-tuned to suit all possible acoustical environments and desires.
16 audio channels with 12 x 200 watts under 8Ώ + 4 balanced XLR outputs Fully configurable channels ( mono- amplification, bi-amplification, active loudspeaker management )
3 power supplies, 1 per group of 4 amplification channels: Power always available across all channels
7 HDMI inputs +
2 HDMI 4K UHD outputs, HDCP 2.2, including one eARC compatible Compatible with the latest audio-video standards
3D Audio and Video compatible as well as HD Audio An uncompromising listening experience
• Dedicated iOS application - simple and intuitive control
• Unlimited number of settings
• System calibration by Dirac Live® ( built-in license ) - analysis and active correction of the room’s acoustics and the multichannel system
• Rack mounting kit supplied - flexible installation
Are you an audiophile on a budget? If you check out via PayPal, you have the option offered at PayPal checkout! ( Free to sign-up & free account ).
Or contact us to inquire how you can finance your purchase through our partner, ( Synchrony ).