Parasound Zphono Z Custom Phono Preamplifier

Regular price $249.00
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Works with all line drive preamplifiers
RIAA curve accurate to 0.25 dB
Ultra-low distortion
Switchable gain for moving magnet or moving coil cartridges
Exclusive AC polarity switch to eliminate hum
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
Rack mount kit sold separately (click to view)
Gain at 1 kHz :
MM, 46dB; MC, 61 dB

Input Sensitivity at 1 kHz :
MM, 5 mV in for 1.1 V output
MC, .9 mV in for 1.1 V output

Input Impedance :
MM, 47 k Ω
MC, 100 Ω

Input overload:
MM, 200 mV; MC, 36 mV

Input Capacitance
150 pF

RIAA accuracy:
0.25 dB, 20 Hz - 20 kHz

S/N ratio:
MM, 84 dB
MC, 58 dB

Power requirement:
115 V - 230 V, 60/50 Hz, 5 W

8-1/2 w x 1-3/4 h x 10 d, 2 h with feet

Net weight: 4 lbs.

Dagogo February 2019
"Enter Parasound's Zphono: minus a wall-wart (YAY) and minus hum and RF interference (double YAY) for which I am truly grateful. The ZPhono is quiet as a church mouse with all of the tables I auditioned."