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price
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$799 to $3695
pre-owned
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pre-owned
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deals
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deals
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built-in preamp
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built-in preamp
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top loader
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top loader
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front loader
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front loader
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sacd
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sacd
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formats played
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formats played
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  • SACD
  • CD
  • DVD-Audio
  • DVD-Video
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • Flac
  • Ogg
  • AIFF
  • WMA
balanced
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balanced
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grounding post
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grounding post
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number of boxes
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number of boxes
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chipset
chipset
  • Burr-Brown PCM1704
  • Analog Devices AD1865
  • custom
  • Burr-Brown PCM1792
  • AKM AK4392
  • AKM AK4397
  • AKM AK4399
  • Cirrus Logic CS4398
  • TI PCM1794A
mechanism
mechanism
  • Philips CDPRO2
  • Philips L1210
  • Sanyo
headphone jacks
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headphone jacks
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  • 5
  • 6
balanced
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balanced
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channels
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channels
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  • monoblock
  • stereo
  • 3 channel
  • 4 channel
  • 5 channel
  • 7 channel
architecture
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architecture
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  • class A
  • class B
  • class AB
  • class D
  • unknown
tuner
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tuner
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cd player
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cd player
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iPod inputs
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iPod inputs
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  • 5
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popularity
likes
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likes
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0 to 0
watchers
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watchers
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0 to 0
wants
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wants
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0 to 0
owners
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owners
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0 to 0
liquidity
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liquidity
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0 to 0
reviews
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reviews
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0 to 0
brand
company size
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company size
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1 to 1
company products
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company products
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9 to 12
company age
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company age
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1 to 1 year
company likes
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company likes
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0 to 0
company watchers
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company watchers
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0 to 0
tubes
tube cd player
tube cd player
tube complement
tube complement
tube preamps
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tube preamps
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tube preamps
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tube preamps
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tube amplifier
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tube amplifier
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SET amplifier
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SET amplifier
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hybrid amplifier
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hybrid amplifier
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biasing
biasing
  • auto
  • manual
power tube
power tube
  • 6C33C
  • 211
  • 2A3
  • KT88
  • KT120
  • 300B
  • 845
  • EL34/6CA7
  • EL84
  • EL88
  • GM-70
  • 6L6
  • 6550
tube complement
tube complement
max output voltage
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max output voltage
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1 to 100 volts
output impedance
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output impedance
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1 to 10000000 ohms
gain
gain
0 to 50 dB
gain
gain
0 to 50 dB
output impedance
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output impedance
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1 to 10000000 ohms
max output voltage
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max output voltage
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1 to 100 volts
measurements
power
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power
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power into 4 ohms
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power into 4 ohms
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power into 2 ohms
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power into 2 ohms
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power into 1 ohm
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power into 1 ohm
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THD
THD
0 to 0 %
gain
gain
1 to 50 dB
low gain
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low gain
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input impedance
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input impedance
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1 to 10000000 ohms
weight
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weight
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1 to 200 lbs
physical specs
weight
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weight
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1 to 200 lbs
weight
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weight
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1 to 200 lbs
weight
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weight
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1 to 500 lbs
width
width
8 to 18 in
height
height
2 to 3 in
depth
depth
8 to 15 in
shipping weight
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shipping weight
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1 to 5000 lbs
XLR tape outputs
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XLR tape outputs
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  • 0
  • 1
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RCA tape outputs
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RCA tape outputs
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  • 0
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XLR outputs
XLR outputs
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  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
RCA outputs
RCA outputs
  • 0
  • 1
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  • 5
  • 6
USB inputs
USB inputs
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  • 5
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AESEBU inputs
AESEBU inputs
  • 0
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BNC inputs
BNC inputs
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  • 1
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RCA phono inputs
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RCA phono inputs
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  • 0
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XLR phono inputs
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XLR phono inputs
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  • 0
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XLR inputs
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XLR inputs
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  • 0
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RCA inputs
RCA inputs
  • 0
  • 1
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  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
mc adjustable gain
mc adjustable gain
mm adjustable loading
mm adjustable loading
mm phono
mm phono
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  • 1
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  • 3
mc phono
mc phono
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
inputs & outputs
RCA analog inputs
RCA analog inputs
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  • 1
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  • 5
  • 6
XLR analog inputs
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XLR analog inputs
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  • 0
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XLR digital inputs
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XLR digital inputs
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  • 0
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Coaxial/RCA digital inputs
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Coaxial/RCA digital inputs
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  • 0
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AESEBU/XLR digital inputs
AESEBU/XLR digital inputs
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BNC digital inputs
BNC digital inputs
  • 0
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USB inputs
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USB inputs
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USB96 inputs
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USB96 inputs
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USB48 inputs
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USB48 inputs
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USB DoP inputs
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USB DoP inputs
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RCA analog outputs
RCA analog outputs
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XLR analog outputs
XLR analog outputs
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Coaxial/RCA digital outputs
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Coaxial/RCA digital outputs
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  • 0
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BNC digital outputs
BNC digital outputs
  • 0
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AESEBU/XLR digital outputs
AESEBU/XLR digital outputs
  • 0
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mc phono
mc phono
  • 0
  • 1
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  • 3
mm phono
mm phono
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
mm adjustable loading
mm adjustable loading
mc adjustable gain
mc adjustable gain
RCA inputs
RCA inputs
  • 0
  • 1
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  • 4
  • 5
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XLR inputs
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XLR inputs
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  • 0
  • 1
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XLR phono inputs
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XLR phono inputs
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  • 0
  • 1
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RCA phono inputs
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RCA phono inputs
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  • 0
  • 1
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  • 4
  • 5
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BNC inputs
BNC inputs
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
AESEBU inputs
AESEBU inputs
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
USB inputs
USB inputs
  • 0
  • 1
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RCA outputs
RCA outputs
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XLR outputs
XLR outputs
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RCA tape outputs
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RCA tape outputs
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  • 0
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XLR tape outputs
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XLR tape outputs
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  • 0
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binding posts
binding posts
  • bananas
  • spades
RCA inputs
RCA inputs
  • 0
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  • 7
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XLR inputs
XLR inputs
  • 0
  • 1
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  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
binding post pairs
binding post pairs
  • 0
  • 1
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grounding post
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grounding post
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integrateds
integrated amplifier
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integrated amplifier
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HT pass-through
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HT pass-through
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headphone jacks
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headphone jacks
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processor loops
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processor loops
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remote control
remote control
XLR tape outputs
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XLR tape outputs
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RCA tape outputs
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RCA tape outputs
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  • 0
  • 1
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RCA phono inputs
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RCA phono inputs
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  • 0
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XLR phono inputs
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XLR phono inputs
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  • 0
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XLR outputs
XLR outputs
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RCA outputs
RCA outputs
  • 0
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  • 5
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iPod inputs
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iPod inputs
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  • 0
  • 1
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  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
USB inputs
USB inputs
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
mm phono
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mm phono
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  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
mc phono
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mc phono
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  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
mains power
separate power supply
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separate power supply
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standby consumption
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standby consumption
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1 to 10000 watts
idle consumption
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idle consumption
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1 to 10000 watts
power cord
power cord
  • 15amp
  • 20amp
  • custom
transformer
transformer
  • small
  • medium
  • large
  • OTL
voltage switchability
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voltage switchability
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  • factory
  • dealer
  • not switchable
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This has a built-in preamp (i.e. volume controls). There may or may not be a way to connect other source devices to this
Maximum output voltage for single-ended output. Double this for balanced output.
Output impedance for single-ended output. Double this for balanced output
Also known as a tape in/out loop. A combination output and input that allows a processor, like an equalizer, to processes the signal between the source, like a CD player, and the volume control.
Also known as Unity Gain or processor bypass. Input allows home theater preamp to send front 2 channel signal through audio preamp, bypassing the audio preamp volume control, to the main speakers. This way only the HT volume control controls the volume of the entire HT system as well as preserving the quality of the HT signal by not having it have to go through the audio preamp's gain stage
Total weight of all boxes required to make a stereo preamplifier
Switchable or permanent low gain. Useful for horn speaker systems, for example. Normal gain preamps make these systems very loud even when the volume is turned to 1.
Has a built-in DAC (digital to analog converter)
Wall power consumed when playing at rated output
number of headphone jacks of any kind
Output allows recording or equalization of source before it gets to the volumn control
Output allows recording or equalization of source before it gets to the volumn control
number of phono RCA inputs of any kind (mm or mc)
number of phono XLR inputs of any kind (mm or mc)
Note that some inputs may be either RCA or XLR, not both, so the total count of inputs is often less than just adding the RCA inputs to the number of XLR inputs
Number of seperate chassis to form a stereo 2-channel preamp
A post to connect grounding wire to, often helpful for troublesome turntable setups
Balanced architecture internally
Whether or not phase is inverted. Just swap speaker leads black for red if permanently inverted
Amplifier power output uses vacuum tube
CD transport tray is on top
CD transport tray slides out from front panel
Plays SACD discs
Formats like ordinary redbook CD, SACD etc. played by this CD Player
Balanced architecture internally
A post to connect grounding wire to, often helpful for troublesome turntable setups
Number of seperate chassis to form a stereo 2-channel cd player
Note that some inputs may be either RCA or XLR, not both, so the total count of inputs is often less than just adding the RCA inputs to the number of XLR inputs
Note that some inputs may be either RCA or XLR, not both, so the total count of inputs is often less than just adding the RCA inputs to the number of XLR inputs
Number of RCA coaxial inputs.
Number of USB B inputs suporting streaming from a PC at 24bits at 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96, 176.4, and 192kHz.
Number of USB B inputs suporting streaming from a PC at 24bits at 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96kHz.
Number of USB B inputs suporting streaming from a PC at 24bits at 44.1, 48kHz.
Number of the USB ports that also support DSD streaming over USB (DoP 1.0 specification)
Number of RCA coaxial outputs
number of headphone jacks of any kind
Total weight of all boxes required to make a stereo preamplifier
Amplifier power output uses vacuum tube
Whether or not phase is inverted. Just swap speaker leads black for red if permanently inverted
Balanced architecture internally
A post to connect grounding wire to, often helpful for troublesome turntable setups
Number of seperate chassis to form a stereo 2-channel preamp
Note that some inputs may be either RCA or XLR, not both, so the total count of inputs is often less than just adding the RCA inputs to the number of XLR inputs
number of phono XLR inputs of any kind (mm or mc)
number of phono RCA inputs of any kind (mm or mc)
Output allows recording or equalization of source before it gets to the volumn control
Output allows recording or equalization of source before it gets to the volumn control
number of headphone jacks of any kind
Wall power consumed when playing at rated output
Has a built-in DAC (digital to analog converter)
Switchable or permanent low gain. Useful for horn speaker systems, for example. Normal gain preamps make these systems very loud even when the volume is turned to 1.
Total weight of all boxes required to make a stereo preamplifier
Also known as Unity Gain or processor bypass. Input allows home theater preamp to send front 2 channel signal through audio preamp, bypassing the audio preamp volume control, to the main speakers. This way only the HT volume control controls the volume of the entire HT system as well as preserving the quality of the HT signal by not having it have to go through the audio preamp's gain stage
Also known as a tape in/out loop. A combination output and input that allows a processor, like an equalizer, to processes the signal between the source, like a CD player, and the volume control.
Output impedance for single-ended output. Double this for balanced output
Maximum output voltage for single-ended output. Double this for balanced output.
watts/channel into 8 ohm speaker load
watts/channel into 4 ohm speaker load
watts/channel into 2 ohm speaker load
watts/channel into 1 ohm speaker load
Amplifier power output uses vacuum tube
Single-ended triode tube amplifier. Otherwise, if not SET, tube amps will likely be push-pull.
Input gain stage uses vacuum tube output stage does not
Input gain stage uses vacuum tube output stage does not
Also known as Unity Gain or processor bypass. Input allows home theater preamp to send front 2 channel signal through audio preamp, bypassing the audio preamp volume control, to the main speakers. This way only the HT volume control controls the volume of the entire HT system as well as preserving the quality of the HT signal by not having it have to go through the audio preamp's gain stage
number of headphone jacks of any kind
Also known as a tape in/out loop. A combination output and input that allows a processor, like an equalizer, to processes the signal between the source, like a CD player, and the volume control.
Output allows recording or equalization of source before it gets to the volume control
Output allows recording or equalization of source before it gets to the volume control
number of phono XLR inputs of any kind (mm or mc)
number of phono XLR inputs of any kind (mm or mc)
Number of USB A inputs suporting iPods, iPhones and some memory sticks.
number of mm (moving magnet) phono inputs
number of mc (moving coil) phono inputs
Balanced architecture internally
Power supply for amplifier comes in a seperate chassis (box)
Wall power consumed when on standby
Wall power consumed when on but not playing music
number of channels; i.e. 1 for monoblocks, 2 for stereo and 3 or more for home theater
Switchable or permanent low gain. Useful for horn speaker systems, for example. Normal gain preamps make these systems very loud even when the volume is turned to 1.
Single-ended input impedance. Double this for balanced inputs
Total weight of all boxes required to make a stereo amplifier
the basic design of the circuit. Class A is simplest and runs the hotest. Class D is a relatively new design that is efficient but is only now becoming perfected for audio
Changing the voltage from 110 to 220 and back
A post to connect grounding wire to, often helpful for troublesome turntable setups
FM and AM radio station tuner
Can play CDs
Number of USB A inputs suporting iPods, iPhones and some memory sticks.
Weight of all pieces and packaging
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