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The Entreq Story

Your future listening

Our history probably is a part of your listening experience already.
and we will definitely be in the future. No matter if you know it or not. No matter if you use the original products from Entreq or if you use a copy made of our colleagues, we are involved.

Entreq have introduced a lot of innovations over the past 20 years and many of those have been adopted by other manufacturers. For example Groundboxes, Audio USB cables, Audio Network and Grounding cables. Mutually for all this innovations is the silent background.

Founded in 1999, Entreq is a truly Swedish company. One of very few companies that develop, manufacture, and produce all products in-house in Sweden.
We were pioneers yesterday, we are pioneers and masters today and          
we work hard for be the same tomorrow.

 

                                                      Moments from our yesterday life

1999 We started with Vibbeaters.
Today, 20 years later they still are very popular. And that´s natural.
There are no better way handle vibrations

Arround 2005 we introduce the AC Wraps. Still in production and still the best and cost effective way to improve a Power cord.

2007 Our first Konstantin cables with EEDS. Specially the FW and USB cables become very popular.
Konstantin line, the mother to all our cables. 2009 Konstantin line get Most Wanted Award









2007 also was the year when we start produce our first groundbox Tellus. This photo is from 2009 when Tellus start be popular and we began build in batches.

2012 we get our first award for the Apollo cables. Eartha Apollo is still one of our most popular and most selling cables











2013 we bought our first laser engraver. A big step for us. Today we have 3 of them.











2014 our Silver Tellus get one of the finest awards a company can get.
 











2015. The first audio network cable

2015 also was the year when we introduced Athena. A rack that really make sense.

2017 Our first box with the Infinity technology. OM 10. A big step.

2021 The Tungsten boxes. One of the biggest leap in groundbox technology.

2021 Our new cable lines Argo and Triton. Old tech paired with our EEDS, Infinity and new Tungsten technology 

                                                  Pics from our new demo/test room.

Our main system.
Tidal Assoluta speakers, Tidal Assoluta Power Amp
Tidal Precencio Pre Amp, Tidal Camira DAC, Tidal Arkas Streamer Tidal Camira 2 stack DAC. After Dark 10 Mhz controled switch. Empire switch
Aurender N 30 Streamer, Esoteric GX 1 10 Mhz Master Clock.
Athena rack, Olympus cables,Pluton and Olympus 10 T boxes
Magma Tungsten feets under all units.
This system we use for fine tuning and for the final test of our products.

Our other systems.
VTL  450 Power Amp,s VTL 6.5 Preamp, Pass 250.8 Power Amp, Pass X 12Pre Amp, Audio Research Pre/Power Amps, DCS Scarlatti DAC,
Esoteric Grandioso Mono DAC:s, Mergin Nadac, Nakamichi Dragon, Lumin streamer, Novatron X 50 Pro streamer, Wilsson Alexandria Speakers, Double A speakers, T+A Amps, Exposure Mono Apmps.
Entreq cables Entreq switches, Magma feets and Athena rack.

“That which can be measured is not important, and that which is important cannot be measured" 

There is quite a lot of truth in this statement above, even if it is not completely correct.
I, however, have learnt one very important lesson, on our journey.
Don’t trust measurements, when it comes to impressions and impacts.
If the units make it sounds better, then it is better! And of course the opposite. It is that simple!
I´ll never again will spend time on study measurements when my ears and brain tell me everything I need and want to know. 
I remember back in the 70’s , when everything was judged by the laboratory measurements. At that time it was the DIN  45..500 measurement that told us everything that we needed to know. It was the DIN Watt, IM dist, HM dist etc,etc. And if it didn’t measure correctly, it could be easily solved with the introduction of some negative feedback…perfect.

 

Many times the stuff sounded awful, but of course if the measurement was so good, it must be.
And at that time I was one of them who buy my gears by what the papers tell.
It was a sensation when Matti Otaala from Uleaborg university explained why some amps that only give 20 W with Din 45-500 sounded far better & more powerful than amps that produced 200-300w using the traditional measurement factors.  
 
What I´m saying is that we many times don’t know what to measure and what we do measure only confuse us. The map only tell us how to get lost.
So, trust yourself and your own ears. If it sounds better, it is better.