The Audion Premier 1.0 linestage Moving magnet phono preamplifier is built with 4 line level inputs and an MM phono stage, switched from the front panel, 2 line outputs and a direct unswitched tape output. Plus Audion's special unity gain, zero gain stage technology Audion Premier 1.0 Line /MM preamplifier features a transformer less design direct cathode coupled with no input, inter stage or output wound components making this pre-amps extremely fast and capable of handling the most intricate and detailed passages of music that can be shown them.
Outstanding performance, lightning quick response curves and terrific transparency The Audion 1.0 line / phono pre-amp uses NOS Russian 6H1N-EB tubes as standard, it also has a ground lift switch at the rear to assist in resolving grounding issues by floating the ground internally above mains ground. We recommend our Proton or Electron cables with this step up.
The Audion Premier 1.0 linestage chassis is black powder coated aluminum as is the transformer cover. The top plate and badge are mirror finished stainless steel. Warranty: 2 Years. Tubes 6 months.
Sensitivity Variable >1.1V Line, 2 mV Phono
Phase - Correct
Distortion @ 1V Noise (CCIR) Frequency Response: 11 – 165KHz ±1 db RIAA
Signal to Noise: >70 db
Inputs: 3 Line Level, 1 x tape, 1 x Phono
Outputs: 2 Main Out, 1 tape
Consumption: 12 Watts
Tubes: 4 x 6H23N or E88CC
Size - 16.5in deep, 9in wide and 7.4in tall - Less tubes Weight 33 lb - Less tubes
Fuses - Power 1A / 120V
Review of the Audion Premier 1.0 Line /MM
"This pre-amplifier performs equally as well as those costing 5 times the price." - Roland Kraft, Hi-Fi exclusive.
"When I am listening to this pre-amplifier I am wondering how solid state could ever be popular." - Olle Lender, Hi-Fi + Music