Silver Serpent® AIR Audio Interconnect Cable Overview
Years in the making and our first upgraded RCA Interconnect design in over 10 years. The wait was worth it! The Silver Serpent AIR analog RCA interconnect builds on the success of our hugely popular and well-reviewed Silver Serpent RCA interconnects. The Silver Serpent AIR cables are a substantial step-up in performance. We changed from a stranded-core to solid-core silver-coated copper conductor. We also upgraded our dielectric material from a great foam HDPE dielectric to a fantastic air tube core. Essentially the only thing in contact with the conductor is AIR-the best and most non-destructive dielectric material.
How does this change in construction affect the sound? You will get amazing clarity and detail. You will get improved soundstage. The voices and instruments sound more realistic. There is no harshness in the sound and you will experience no listener fatigue. EVERYTHING IS BETTER!
Silver is the conductivity KING when It comes to audio cables. Gold is good, copper is great, but silver is the best! Silver Serpent AIR RCA Interconnects contain silver in the conductor. Silver, a precious metal, is the ONLY metal with a higher electrical conductivity than copper. Silver Serpent AIR Audio Interconnects use 99.999% pure silver. The electrical conductivity of silver is 106% of that of annealed copper on the IACS scale. Even though the cost of silver is much greater than copper, it's sonic benefits are immediately apparent. We also use ultra-pure copper in our Silver Serpent AIR RCA Interconnects. The addition of copper brings “warmth” to the audio sound-complementing the sonic detail from the silver. The Silver Serpent AIR RCA Interconnects strike a unique balance between outstanding performance and cost.
Silver Serpent AIR Audio Interconnect Cable Technical Information
- Solid-core silver-coated conductors.
- Amazingly low 14.4 pF/ft capacitance.
- Air tube insulation.
- 95% braided shielding.
- Highly flexible.
…a lot of very fine and grain-free frequency extension and insight, a fine midrange with good stereo separation, and a tidy, ordered yet still deep bass…They have some giant-killing properties
Alan Sircom (HiFi+ Magazine - Silver Serpent AIR Audio Interconnects review)
The hybrid construction gives all of the sonic benefits of silver (dynamic high frequencies) and all of the sonic benefits of copper (deep, tight bass response). The combination of silver, low-attenuation, and top-notch quality insulation makes this a world-class audio cable.
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