Quad are releasing a new 'Elite' series for 2010. Building on the strengths of the 99 series, the Elite series has received updated internal components, higher specification transformers, multi-layer circuit boards, cast allot casework, along with the most advanced software. The new range consists of the following:
A CD player using 24/96 Crystal DACs. Remote controlled.
The CDS with a built in digital pre-amp, with 3 optical and 3 coaxial digital inputs. Remote controlled.
Dedicated pre-amp with 3 audio inputs, 1 tape loop, and 1 MM/MC phono input. Remote controlled.
Stereo power amplifier capable of 90wpc continuous into 8ohms, and 120wpc into 4ohms.
Monoblock power amplifier capable of 150w into 8ohms, and 220w into 4ohms.
FM tuner. Don't ask me why.
More details over at our audio forum.