Contriva G3 Introduced by TIDAL Audio | Announcements

contriva g3

At Part-Time Audiophile, we’re gearing up for our 2023 High End Munich coverage, which starts next week. Editor-in-Chief Marc Phillips is scheduled to cover the debut of many new products from TIDAL Audio including the Bugatti by TIDAL products, and of course the new TIDAL Audio Contriva G3 loudspeakers:

Here is the press release for the Contriva G3:

Hürth, Germany, May 2023 – Effective Immediately, TIDAL-Audio GmbH is proud to announce the TIDAL Contriva G3.

The all new TIDAL Contriva G3 loudspeaker continues the story of its predecessor after a decade in production with worldwide praise and awards. This loudspeaker has new exclusive drivers (diaphragms of diamond black ceramic and carbon-fiber aluminum) and a cabinet made of TIDAL’s TIRALIT cabinet technology. Not a single part has been untouched to elevate our quality and take the sonic performance to a new level.

TIDAL masterpieces development and evolution means you experience even more emotions, even higher quality, and even more breathtaking details – without anything missed from the predecessor. The Contriva G3 is the embodiment of everything TIDAL stands for: ultimate masterpieces with the highest complexity hidden behind sophisticated simplicity.

The new Contriva G3 — Excellence!

• TIDAL Contriva G3 – (third Generation), Dynamic 3-way loudspeaker
• multi chamber cabinet made of TIDAL’s proprietary cabinet material TIRALIT cabinet material
• 1 x exclusive 30mm Gen3 diamond tweeter with neodymium under-hang motor
• 1 x exclusive 173mm Gen4 black ceramic midrange with neodymium under-hang motor
• 2 x exclusive 220mm carbon-fiber aluminum woofers with neodymium long excursion under-hang motor
• TIDAL uno-pulse crossover with lowest tolerance components, micro phonically and hermetically isolated in separated
• Gen-3 TIDAL isolators with 8 x trigger-bars, made of stainless-steel high gloss polished
• cabinet finish: original TIDAL piano lacquer in midnight black and hand selected veneers in TIDAL’s original transparent
piano lacquer
• nominal power handling: 150 / 300 VA, nominal impedance: 4 Ohm, recommended power amplifier: > 30 watt.
• 2 x 114 Kg weight (without packaging)
• speaker dimensions: 130 cm x 27,5 cm x 48 cm
• US Retail Price TIDAL Audio Contriva G3: $79,000 Midnight Black Gloss / $84,000 in veneer – Available to order now.

About TIDAL Audio:
Established in 1999, by Jörn Janczak, TIDAL-Audio GmbH has but one goal – to build the finest audio systems in the world defined as unique masterpieces with timeless sophisticated design and benchmark performance to reproduce music no less than lifelike. Jörn Janczak leads a flagship team of fellow expert engineers, designers, craftsmen, and production staff to assure every detail, every
single part, and every step involved in making a TIDAL masterpiece exists free from the bounds of cost optimization and budgetary limitations. TIDAL masterpieces are known worldwide for meticulous attention to detail, sound quality, and design excellence, culminating 2021 into an exclusive multi-year partnership with Bugatti.

Contact: Jörn Janczak
TIDAL Audio GmbH
Immendorfer Str.1
50354 Hürth GERMANY
Phone: + 49 (2233) 966 9225 / Email:

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