Phonos, from SPL, is a powerful preamplifier designed using VOLTAiR technology. This design choice makes Phonos ideal for moving magnet or moving coil cartridges. Its equalization curve works with all post-1954 vinyl records. Additionally, the unit features up to 70dB of gain for moving coil cartridges and 51dB for moving magnet cartridges, making it one of the most capable preamplifiers on the market.
This is the RED version of Phonos.
120 V rail phono preamplifier for record players
RIAA equalization (after Douglas Self)
Suitable for MM (Moving Magnet) and MC (Moving Coil) cartridges
Max. preamplification gain: 51 dB (MM); 70 dB (MC)
Capacitances for MM: Off, 150 pF, 220 pF and 330 pF
Impedances for MC: 100, 220, 470; 2k2, 4k7 and 10 kohms
Styroflex condensers used throughout the RIAA equalizer