I’m a sucker for a celebration and England’s Naim seems to share these sentiments with their new (old looking) Nait 50 Limited Edition Integrated Amplifier. Yum.
The edition is limited to 1,973 pieces, the company was founded in. . .1973, and the design pays tribute to the Nait 1, the first Nait from Naim, released in 1983. I happen love the looks of the new Nait with its nod to the company’s classic designs of yore.
Here’s the complete press release from Naim:
High End Munich | May 18, 2023 – 1973/2023: Naim celebrates its 50th anniversary. To mark the occasion, the leading English brand in hi-fi electronics unveils NAIT 50, a remaster of the very first NAIT amplifier released in 1983. Made in Salisbury, UK, this exclusive product is limited to only 1,973 pieces.
NAIM KNOW-HOW AND SOUND EXCELLENCE
The NAIT 50 is born from the legacy of NAIT 1, released in 1983. With technically improved circuits thanks to the enriched, unique know-how gathered over the years by Naim’s engineers, NAIT 50 offers exceptional amplification performance in its price category. It reproduces the most exacting dynamics with all the confidence and authority we have come to expect from a Naim integrated amplifier. Linking with all types of loudspeaker, it can also be combined with a streamer to make the ultimate hi-fi system. New features on this anniversary edition include a headphone output, making it an ever more versatile and convenient product, dedicated to sound and to the listener, too.
LIMITED EDITION AND CHROME FINISH
Handcrafted in Naim’s workshops, NAIT 50 boasts uncompromising design quality. Alongside its performance, it also presents a smart, sophisticated aesthetic with its aluminum construction providing the legendary chrome-bumper look. Its front panel combines tradition and modernity, with a nod to the iconic design codes of NAIT 1. NAIT 50 will be available in a limited edition of only 1,973 pieces, in tribute to the 50th anniversary and the year the brand was created by Julian Vereker.
The price for the limited-edition Nait 50 is $3,599 and will be available July 2023.
Company Website: Naim