RIVA Audio Expands WAND's Flexible Ecosystem With Release of RIVA CENTRAL

RIVA CENTRAL allows seamless integration of existing wired audio devices into RIVA WAND's Wireless Multi-Room '+' ecosystem. Stream to legacy speakers, even deliver vinyl music to any room, and more!


RIVA Audio, the lifestyle brand of Audio Design Experts Inc. (ADX™), announced today the release of RIVA CENTRAL, a wireless amplifier system that gives users the ability to connect their existing audio devices into RIVA WAND’s Multi-Room “+” ecosystem. With more inputs than comparable devices, CENTRAL can connect your favorite devices like a turntable, USB memory stick, pair of bookshelf/in-wall speakers or an external amplifier/receiver. CENTRAL offers analog and optical digital inputs and outputs, USB input and an optional 55Wrms/channel into 4 ohms class-D amplifier. Users can also power on external amplifiers with the included 12V trigger and utilize the line level variable subwoofer output for a true 2.1 system.

“We designed CENTRAL to give you full access to the RIVA WAND ecosystem without limitation to which speaker you listen to. Whether in-ceiling, in-wall or your own legendary speakers, this unique device centralizes the control of all your music,” says Rikki Farr, founder and chief creative officer of RIVA Audio.

RIVA Audio’s award-winning RIVA WAND Series is a customizable and easy-to-use multi-room “+” wireless audio system that combines the freedom to deliver high-fidelity audio to every room or outdoor location with the flexibility to play from any networked or local source. RIVA's WAND Series features the compact ARENA and full-range tabletop FESTIVAL speakers. Users can enjoy their favorite music from a multitude of connectivity options including Wi-Fi, Bluetooth®, AirPlay® and DLNA and can stream seemingly unlimited audio content from Spotify® Connect and others. Now, RIVA CENTRAL adds even more to that flexibility, allowing users to truly listen to whatever they want, wherever they want, whenever they want on any and all devices. Listen how you want by personalizing your audio streaming experience with the RIVA WAND app, including DSP adjustments for bass and treble.

RIVA CENTRAL will be shipping in Spring 2018 with a black finish and retails for only $399. For more information about RIVA Audio or to locate an authorized RIVA Audio dealer in your area, please visit www.rivaaudio.com or 844-GET RIVA.


RIVA Audio was born from a simple yet powerful idea: That legendary audio guru Rikki Farr (chairman of ADX™) coupled with passionate designers, patent-awarded engineers, pioneering rock 'n' rollers and leaders from the world of commerce could create a real alternative to much of today's over-processed audio. RIVA designs award-winning audio products by combining the very best components with the true art of audio tuning for people who are passionate about music and are seeking great performance, value and enhancement of their modern lifestyle. RIVA is a philosophy, a bold new standard and a defiant rejection of the idea that people can't afford great audio and therefore must accept the bland experience of today's tin-can wireless speakers. RIVA is headquartered in Southern California where they create and design their RIVA family of products. For more information about RIVA, please visit www.rivaaudio.com or connect with us at www.facebook.com/RIVAAudioUSA , www.twitter.com/rivaaudio, www.instagram.com/rivanation, Google + http://ow.ly/Pzi9k, www.youtube.com/user/RIVAaudio, www.pinterest.com/rivanation/

ADX™ is committed to re-inventing the way people think about high-performance audio. Through ADX’s™ innovative designs, intellectual property, esteemed partners, and years of creative experience, the company is able to develop truly cutting-edge, hardware and software-based audio solutions that fit within a customer’s budget.


Jim Noyd
​Noyd Communications Inc.

Source: RIVA Audio

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