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Cambridge Audio CP2 (Phono Preamp) Review

Posted on November 25, 2017 at 1:05 PM Comments comments (1)

When a friend of mine started complaining about the sound he was getting out of the built-in phono stage of his hi-end multichannel receiver, I told him it was time to start looking for a quality external phono preamp.

As a matter of fact, most phono stages included on integrated amplifiers and receivers are an extra feature to attract more buyers, they are not d...

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Pro-Ject Phono Box S Review

Posted on April 4, 2017 at 7:05 PM Comments comments (0)

The Pro-Ject Phono Box S is designed to fulfill the amplification needs of budget minded vinyl lover, without sacrificing adjustability and compatibility. But do this likeminded phono pre-amp compromises performance to meet its $199.99 price point.




The Phono Box S is confined in a small case, allowing for...

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#2 Vincent Audio PHO-8 (Phono Pre-amplificador)

Posted on September 7, 2016 at 12:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Existe una no tan cierta creencia de que el equipo que hace muchas funciones a la vez es mejor. En la práctica un equipo que se especializa en realizar una función tiende a ser más efectivo en su ejecución. Algunos “Receivers” o “Pre-Amps” incluyen como parte de su diseño un phono pre-amplificador integrado al equipo. Esto no significa necesariamente que el mismo sea...

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#3 Ortofon ST-7 (Step-up Transformer)

Posted on July 20, 2016 at 8:10 PM Comments comments (0)


Luego de elegir el Ortofon Quintet Black como mi nuevo cartucho comencé a estudiar todo lo relacionado a los phono pre-amplificadores (phono-pre). Con la intención de elegir uno de mayor calidad, que pudiese sustituir el que se encuentra integrado en mi amplificador integrado Marantz PM-15s2.

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