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Parasound ZPhono XRM Phono Preamplifier

UPC: 791084501223
$595.00

SKU ZPhonoXRM

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Parasound ZPhono XRM Phono Preamplifier


  • Dual inputs for two turntables (1 MM & 1 MC)
  • Front panel input select switch
  • Front panel mono/stereo mode switch
  • Front panel rumble filter switch
  • Balanced and unbalanced outputs
  • Variable MC impedance adjustment of 50-1050 ohms
  • MM Gain options of 40 dB or 50 dB unbalanced (46 dB/56 dB balanced)
  • MC Gain options of 50 dB or 60 dB unbalanced (56 dB/66 dB balanced)
  • RIAA accurate to within 0.2 dB
  • Ultra-low distortion (<0.02% THD)
  • Ultra high-speed, low-noise opamps
  • Audiophile grade resistors and capacitors
  • Gold-plated RCA input and output jacks
  • Unique half-rack width chassis; 1 rack space high
  • Specs
    Frequency Response
    20-20 kHz, +/- 0.2 dB

    Total Harmonic Distortion
    0.02% at 1 kHz

    Signal to Noise Ratio, MM 40 dB Setting
    > 94 dB, input shorted, IHF A-weighted
    > 90 dB, input shorted, unweighted

    Signal to Noise Ratio, MM 50 dB Setting
    > 94 dB, input shorted, IHF A-weighted
    > 90 dB, input shorted, unweighted

    Signal to Noise Ratio, MC 50 dB Setting
    > 92 dB, input shorted, IHF A-weighted
    > 88 dB, input shorted, unweighted

    Signal to Noise Ratio, MC 60 dB Setting
    > 82 dB, input shorted, IHF A-weighted
    > 80 dB, input shorted, unweighted

    Inter-channel Crosstalk
    > 80 dB at 1 kHz

    Input Impedance
    MM: 47k Ω
    MC: 50-1050 Ω

    Output Impedance
    Unbalanced: 150 Ω
    Balanced: 150 Ω per leg

    Input Sensitivity at 1 kHz, 4mV Input
    40 dB: 5 mV for 500mV output
    50 dB: 5 mV for 1.5 Volts output
    60 dB: 5 mV for 3 Volts output

    Input Sensitivity at 1 kHz, 1V Output
    40 dB: 10 mV for 1.0 Volt output
    50 dB: 3.5 mV for 1.0 Volt output
    60 dB: 1.8 mV for 1.0 Volt output

    Total Gain
    40 dB / 50 dB / 60 dB (unbalanced output)
    46 dB / 56 dB / 66 dB (balanced output)

    Rumble Filter
    40 Hz high pass, 18 dB /oct.

    AC Power Requirement
    Standby: 0 watts
    Power On: 7 watts
    115 VAC or 230 VAC 50 - 60 Hz
    (Selected on bottom)

    Dimensions
    Width: 8.5" (220 mm)
    Depth: 10" (254 mm)
    Depth: 12" (305 mm) - cables connected
    Height, with feet: 2" (51 mm)
    Height, without feet: 1.75" (45 mm), 1U

    Weight
    Net: 3.9 lbs. (1.8kg)
    Shipping: 6.8 lbs. (3.1 kg)

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