"It manages to walk a neat balance between allowing high-quality recordings the space they require while flattering less perfect ones.:Rich sound features and build Impressive performance with useful flexibility at a very attractive price - HIFI Choice 4.5/5 Recommended
Audiophile-Grade Valve Phono Stage with 2 Inputs & 2 Outputs
Adjustable for Any Cartridge Gain, Impedence & Capacitance with Plain or Wood Side Cheeks
Suitable for MM and MC cartridges
• Precise RIAA equalisation
• Ultra low noise circuitry
• Selection between 2 phono inputs & 2 line outputs
• Dual mono circuitry for optimized channel separation
• Selectable input impedance (for MC: fix or variable)
• Selectable input capacitance (for MM)
• Selectable subsonic filter
• Gold-plated RCA in & outputs
• Sandwich alu/metal casing protects from vibrations and electromagnetic interference
• Finishes: silver or black, with/without wooden side panels (rosenut, walnut, eucalyptus)
Premium phono preamplifier with tube output and highend sound!
This precision tube phono preamplifier benefits from outstanding circuit technology from Dr. Sykora and uses ultimate components. Compatible with both MM and MC cartridges. It offers connection for two turntables plus two selectable line outputs and a continuously variable selection of input impedance for low output MC cartridges while playing a record! Other features include input capacitance for MM cartridges and switchable subsonic, that prevents your amplifier and speakers of ultra low rumble below 20Hz. All components including tube output and polypropylene capacitors are audiophile-grade and guarantee a breathtaking sound experience. A perfect upgrade for ambitious vinyl lovers!
2x ECC83 (12AX7)
Input impedance variable:
10-1000 Ohms, fix 47 kOhms
100 / 220 / 320 pF
MM / MC 40 / 45 / 50 / 60 / 65 dB
typically 500 mV/1kHz at 5mV/1kHz (at 40dB)
RIAA curve accuracy:
+/- 0,2dB/20Hz - 20kHz
20Hz @ 18dB/octave
Input / Output:
max 490mA DC / < 0,5 watt standby
8.11" x 3.6" x 9.94" WxHxD
(without power supply) 3.64lb
Pro-Ject Box-Design DS2 Line Range of Analogue & Digital Components
Pro-Ject Audio Systems is known for its beautiful range of price-friendly turntables. As the largest turntable manufacturer in the world, the company has helped power the resurgence of vinyl, which is predicted to overtake CD in popularity within a few years. Pro-Ject also manufactures a Wide range of Quality hi-fi components.
Pro-Ject products are the result of an exemplary cooperation within a rapidly uniting Europe. For over fifty years record players have been designed and built at Pro-Ject's manufacturing facility in Litovel, situated to the east of Prague. This plant is one of the most advanced manufacturers of precision mechanics in the country In cooperating with this company Pro-Ject Audio Systems, located in Vienna, found the ideal partner for their plans to produce the goods that they missed from amongst the vast flood of consumer hifi products - simple, uncluttered and utterly functional products.
Pro-Ject Audio Systems is currently one of the world's leading suppliers of record players, with a range of models designed to satisfy all levels of expectation and budget. In many countries of the world customers can rely on competent service and support from Pro-Ject distributors well versed in analogue record reproduction technology. Pro-Ject products exhibit sonic performance beyond all expectations normally associated with their price. they are simple to use, maintanance free and will function reliably a lifetime long. They also offer extraordinary value