The Audio Store • 

2457 Berlin Turnpike, Newington, CT 06111 • 

Hours by appointment only Tues-Fri: 11am to 6pm, Sat: 11am to 4pm • 

Phone: 860.666.5006 • 

The Audio Store

2457 Berlin Turnpike, Newington, CT 06111

Hours: (by appt. only) Tues-Fri: 11am to 6pm, Sat: 11am to 4pm

Phone: 860.666.5006

Bel Canto

Fine Audio Electronics.

Bel Canto Design

High-quality components, set to the highest standards.

Bel Canto Design, Ltd was founded in 1991 by John Stronczer in Minneapolis, Minnesota. John’s expertise in integrated mix signal design and passion for live music has steered him towards creating the most enagaing musical playback experience today.

Every Bel Canto product begins with a high level idea that goes through extensive development and proof of concept. This leads to an optimized design that improves ergonomics and performance, allowing for more features and flexibility than ever before.



Bel Canto E1X Integrated Amplifier

The Bel Canto E1X Integrated amplifier marks entry into our Advanced Integrated Platform that combines our high-resolution DAC, streamer, and phono stage designed with a powerful 200W Stereo amplifier in a single chassis. The E1X Integrated delivers unprecedented bass detail and natural timbre at all power levels that brings your speakers to life. E1X is designed for music lovers who want an uncomplicated, uncompromised, and exhilarating home audio experience that emphasizes realistic and compelling musical expression.

Bel Canto E1X Integrated - $8,500
bel canto e1x DAC integrated amp

Bel Canto C6i

The Bel Canto C6i integrated amplifier features 125W continous power with 5 inputs, (RCA,TOS, 24/96 USB2), Analog Input, Phono MM input, Line Level and Head phone output, Remote. The refined integration of the Bel Canto C6i DAC Integrated Amplifier has features that enhance both operation and performance, designed with REF power filtration for a more musical and detailed sound.

Bel Canto C6i - $3,195
bel canto c6i integrated amplifier

Bel Canto REF601M Monoblock Amplifier

The REF601M monoblock provides serious power, delivering the pure treble of Class A, the slam of the best Class D architectures, and the mid band presence that brings your music to life.

  • Max Power Output: 600W 4 ohms, 300W 8 ohms per channel
  • Peak Output Current: 27 Amps
  • Balanced Input Impedance: 200 Kohms
  • Selectable gain option: 27dB or 33dB
  • Power Trigger

Bel Canto REF601M - $2,795/ea

bel canto REF600M mono amp

Bel Canto Pre5 Analog Preamplifier

The Bel Canto e.One Pre5 is a highly dynamic fully balanced analog preamplifier. The precise circuitry and compact balanced architecture deliver a pure signal to your amplifier revealing the detail and natural tone of the finest recordings.

  • Fully Balanced Internal Architecture for Lowest Noise and Distortion
  • XLR and 4 High Quality RCA Inputs
  • Independently Buffered XLR and RCA Outputs
  • Remote Control
  • Available in Silver or Black Faceplate
Bel Canto Pre5 - $2,495
bel canto pre5 preamplifier

Bel Canto REF501S Stereo Amplifier

The REF501S stereo amplifier, solidly built all-aluminum compact chassis, delivers dynamic, accurate hi resolution sound at 250 Watts with incredible speed and control.

  • Max Power Output 250W @1% THD per Channel
  • Minimum Load: 2 ohms per Channel
  • Peak Output Current: 17.5 Amps per Channel
  • Balanced Input Impedance: 95 Kohms
  • Voltage Gain 27dB
Bel Canto REF501S - $2,495
bel canto REF 501S mono amplifier

Bel Canto e.One Stream2 Network Bridge

The e.One Stream2 is a powerful interface between network and your audio system, delivering pristine digital content to your DAC or Analog with fully rendered MQA to your preamplifier or directly to your amplifier. The compact Stream gives you the option to access the immense musical diversity of TIDAL, Qobuz, Vtuner and your personal NAS library managing content and volume with your iOS device.

  • UPnP / DLNA controller
  • Bel Canto SEEK iOS app
  • SEEK Volume Control
  • Roon End Point
  • Resolution up to 24/192
  • Ultra-low Phase noise master clocks
  • USB-A slot for music store on a hard drive
  • Available in Silver or Black Faceplate
Bel Canto Stream2 - $1,995
bel canto eone stream

Bel Canto DAC 2.8 Control Preamp

Incredible audio performance, features, and flexibility, the DAC2.8 is musically open, detailed, and natural sounding.

  • Class Leading 124dB Dynamic Range
  • 24 Bit Volume Control
  • 24/192 Asynchronous USB2.0
  • Analog Input
  • 5 Asynchronous Digital Inputs
  • High Current Headphone Output Driver
  • Remote Control
  • Available in Black or Silver Faceplate
  • MAC USB 2.0 compatibility and custom Windows USB 2.0 driver
Bel Canto DAC 2.8 - $2,895
bel canto DAC 28 digital to analog converter

Bel Canto CD3t Transport

The CD3t CD transport provides the most direct digital path to your Digital to Analog converter with a convenient slot load drive.

  • Front Panel Control
  • Easy to Read 4 Character Display
  • 2 Digital Outputs: SPDIF and AES/EBU
  • Remote Control
  • Available in Silver or Black Faceplate
Bel Canto CD3t - $1,995
bel canto cd3t cd transport

Bel Canto e.One PHONO

The Bel Canto PHONO Preamp will unleash tremendous dynamics and resolution to your listening experience.

  • Optimized two stage architecture
  • Low noise 40dB input stage
  • Custom discrete output stage with adjustable gain
  • Precision RIAA network
  • High drive output buffer
  • Low noise multi-stage channel independent power supply
  • Ground optimized PCB layout
Bel Canto PHONO - $1,695
bel canto eone phono preamp

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2457 Berlin Turnpike
Newington, CT 06111


By Appointment ONLY

Tuesday–Friday: 11am - 6pm
Saturday: 11am - 4pm
Sunday & Monday: Closed