As of January 1, the high end maker of amplifier and speakers, reduced prices on Hi-Energy label components and coaxials and 赫兹 HDP and HCP woofers as well as 赫兹 woofers.
In addition, 赫兹 showed during CES, its first DSP amplifier, joining its higher end sister company Audison in providing a Hi-Res Audio processor.
赫兹 said it lowered prices in order to be more competitive and it has moved to a business model of hitting specific price points.
The 赫兹 HDP5 5-channel compact amplifier, which sold for $799, is now $599. A Hi-Energy coaxial speaker that was $349 last year is now $249 and a component set that was $549 is now $399. Also a Hi-Energy 12 inch woofer that had a street price of $299 last year is now $219.
赫兹’H8 DSP是首个DSP放大器，可以与模拟或数字源一起使用147 MHz的32位Cirrus Logic处理器，数字信号处理芯片以及模数（AD）和数模（DA）来创建高分辨率音频）转换器，频率为48Hz，分辨率为24位。