Cambridge AXR85 FM/AM Stereo Receiver
- 85 Watts per channel – perfect for driving different sizes of speakers, ideal for medium rooms
- Integrated FM/AM Tuner – with RDS & 15 station presets
- Built-in MM Phono Stage – plug & play a turntable, no other boxes required
- Built-in Bluetooth 5.0 – easy wireless connection to smartphones etc.
- Slim elegant design – classic hi-fi design with stylish white LED display
- Analogue Inputs – plenty of rear connectors for audio sources
- Full-size headphone jack & Aux-In – on the front panel for convenience
With 85 watts of power and an FM/AM tuner at its disposal, the AXR85 is a receiver to be reckoned with. It boasts a built-in phono stage for easy connection of a turntable and Bluetooth capability for wireless music playback from a smartphone. The inclusion of a dedicated subwoofer output and two sets of speaker outputs adds to the AXR85’s capabilities, making it a versatile audio hub. Convenient front and rear connectors further enhance its connectivity.
As recognized by Gear Patrol, the AXR85, when stacked alongside the AXC35, is hailed as an excellent stereo receiver—powerful, beautiful, and versatile.
Designed for music enthusiasts, the AXR85 prioritizes the appreciation of well-recorded music from various sources, including its integrated tuner. It serves as a gateway into a personalized audio journey, offering options for speaker selection based on individual taste.
In a world where streaming often takes the spotlight, the AXR85 brings back the simple pleasure of radio. Program up to 15 favorite stations and enjoy the convenience of quickly retrieving them without re-scanning. The RDS-enabled white LED dot matrix display provides station information at a glance.
The built-in phono stage is a standout feature, allowing for a direct connection of a turntable without the need for additional equipment. Compatibility with moving magnet turntables ensures versatility, letting you explore your vinyl collection effortlessly.
Thanks to integrated Bluetooth 5.0, the AXR85 facilitates easy music streaming from phones, laptops, and other compatible devices. It's not just a receiver; it's a hub for sharing music with friends and discovering new favorites.
For audiophiles, the AXR85 is a well-connected receiver with three pairs of analogue RCA inputs, a moving magnet phono section, and hi-fi quality speaker binding posts for two sets of speakers. The inclusion of an output for a subwoofer caters to those who crave a richer bass experience.
Reflecting the house-style of the AX Series, the AXR85 features a Lunar Grey minimalist fascia, a black steel cabinet, and a 'floating' base. This timeless design not only enhances its aesthetic appeal but also allows for a seamless upgrade path within the Cambridge range. With a relatively slim build in the classic 430mm hi-fi width, the AXR85 effortlessly integrates into cherished audio systems.
Cambridge AXR85 FM/AM Stereo Receiver Specifications
Power Output: 85 watts (into 8Ω)
- <0.01% @ 1kHz, 80% of rated power
- <0.15% 20Hz - 20kHz, 80% of rated power
Frequency Response (-1dB): 5Hz - 50kHz
S/N Ratio (Ref 1W): >82dB (unweighted)
Input Impedances: 47k ohms
Power Amp Damping Factor: >50
Standby Power Consumption: <0.5W
Max. Power Consumption: 500W
Bass/Treble Controls: Shelving, ultimate boost/cut +/- 10dB @ 100Hz and 20kHz
Subwoofer Output: 200Hz 2nd order L+R Level follows volume setting
Dimensions: 110 x 430 x 340mm (4.3 x 16.9 x 13.4”)
Weight: 8.1kg (17.8lbs)
Bluetooth: 5.0 A2DP/AVRCP supporting SBC
- European AM (522-1629kHz) FM (87.5-108MHz)
- US AM (530-1710kHz) FM (87.5-108MHz)
- FM 75 ohms, Coaxial
- AM 300 ohms wire loop/single wire
Signal to Noise (Tuner): 60dB typical (FM)
- <0.4% @ 1kHz 50kHz deviation (FM mono)
- <0.6% @ 1kHz 50kHz deviation (FM stereo)
In the Box: AXR85 Stereo Receiver, Power Cable, Remote Control, 2 x AAA Batteries, FM antenna, AM antenna