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Product

Phono-1 MKII

Origin

United Kingdom

Specifications

Dimensions (W x H x D)

210 x 235 x 55mm

Main Phono Circuit

Main Phono Circuit on Separate Gold Plated PCB

Power Supply

Linear

Transformer

On Separate Gold Plated PCB

Gain Settings

45.4dB to 61.4dB In 12 Steps

Input Impedance MM

47kΩ

Input Impedance MC

78Ω to 1.45kΩ

Capacitance for MM

100pF & 470pF

Capacitance for MC

100pF to 1.02uF

Frequency Response

20Hz – 20kHz +/- 0.2dB

Noise

< -78dB – AWD

THD+N

0.03%

About our Phono Preamplfier

How can something so simple be so hard to do? After all, the phono preampliers only job is to take the audio signal from the turntable and pass it to the preamplifier. But, it turns out it isn't that easy and thats why phono preamplifiers are considered one of the most difficult audio products to design and build. It only has one job, but it turns out that job is pretty hard to do right. When playing a record, the turntable creates a complex but very tiny audio signal which needs to be boosted before being sent to the stereo. Doing this requires a very high quality and noise free power supply and circuitry in order to not damage the audio signal while it is adding boosting the gain. To make things even more complex, the audio signal itself must be slightly changed to account for equalization changes made to the music during the recording process. Sounds tough? It is! As our service technician says: "it is amazing vinyl works at all". Analog Audio is well known for its expertise in analog products. We know the difference between a great sounding phono preamplifier and simple marketing hype. Although the finest phone pramplifiers are not inexpensive, price alone does not determine the quality of a phono preamplifier. Whether this is your first turntable, or your crown jewel, we have the phono preamplifier and expertise to take your vinyl experience unforgettable.

Designed and manufactured in England, Vertere has a long history of unique world class turntables and tonearms. Never a follower, Vertere president Touraj Moghaddam has introduced products with unequalled performance and style. Never chasing the spotlight, Vertere Acoustics lets its products do the talking, and audiophiles from around the world are listening.

Contact Us

Our Location

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Phone Number

612-808-0709