Sony India today announced the newest additions to its premium Mobile ES car amplifier line-up, XM-5ES, XM-4ES, and XM-1ES. With high-quality sound and seamless usability, Sony’s latest car audio offerings deliver a superior entertainment experience.
Mobile ES Line-up Overview
1. XM-5ES: Mobile ES 5-channel Power Amplifier
2. XM-4ES: Mobile ES 4-channel Power Amplifier
3. XM-1ES: Mobile ES Mono Power Amplifier
1. High-resolution Audio compatible (XM-5ES/XM-4ES only) to enjoy studio-quality sound
Compatible with High-Resolution Audio, XM-5ES and XM-4ES users can hear the subtle nuances of studio-quality sound in higher than CD quality. These new power amplifiers authentically deliver the true intent of the artists. Developed with various technical updates, the Mobile ES line-up helps customers experience their high-quality music without worrying about the logical control or connection placement. It raises the bar for in-car entertainment and brings a whole new level of innovation to the car audio market.
2. With a variety of speaker configurations, the ES series boosts in-car music with its high-power output
Boost in-car music with a highly efficient Class-D amplifier that provides a variety of speaker configurations, all at 4 ohms: XM-5ES (100Wx4+450W RMS); XM-4ES (100Wx4+450W RMS); XM-1ES (600W RMS).
3. Sony Mobile ES series brings many years of Sony’s digital amplifier engineering expertise
Sony’s many years of digital amplifier engineering expertise made it possible to create a compact and powerful amplifier with uncompromising sound quality. The unrivalled sound engineering is achieved with high power output and high-quality speaker terminal.
4. The Mobile ES series uses premium components to deliver superior sound
A DC converter with a toroidal core transformer is chosen for less electromagnetic interference. The upgraded inductors with OFC wires are selected for lower internal resistance and improved sound character, while the high-capacity electrolytic capacitors contribute to precise and responsive bass.
5. Introducing high-quality speaker terminal with Hex-key screws
The speaker terminal features Hex-key screws, providing a durable method of tightening the wire connections while accepting bare wire or wire ferrules (up to AWG #8) for superior electrical performance, high-quality sound, and safe connection.
6. Experience sturdy build with an aluminium frame and solid bottom plate
The sturdy aluminium frame and solid (1.2mm) bottom plate reduce vibration and wick away heat, resulting in low resonance and a tightly controlled musical performance.
7. Controls are easy to understand and use and allow for intuitive operation
The controls are logically configured and are easy to use and understand. With updated grouping, the controls allow for an intuitive operation, while common connections placed together simplify installation.
8. Get full stereo frequency range with single summing combining pre-filtered audio signals
The new signal summing feature combines pre-filtered audio signals from modern factory car audio systems to accurately amplify the full stereo frequency range available and allow for flexible installation in various types of vehicles and audio system setups.
9. Seamless installation for Pass through and combining channels in either stereo or mono modes
The consolidated line-level signal can be sent to other mono or stereo amps in the chain for seamless installation. Passing through and combining channels in either stereo or mono modes allows for the addition of other amplifiers.
Price and Availability:
The new line-up will be available at select premium car dealers across India.
Model Best Buy (in INR) Availability Date
XS-1ES- 45,990/- 6 th July,2022 onwards
XM-4ES- 45,990/- 6 th July,2022 onwards
XM-5ES- 75,990/- August 2022 onwards