Ayre K5-XE-MP Pre amplifier [Expired]

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Asking Price: $2,795.00New Retail Price: $3,500.00
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Ships fromCovina, CA, 91724
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    Item Description

    Just Received on Trade.

    We are Sunny Components Inc


    5 series
    Ayre’s K-5xeMP preamplifier combines peerless musical performance with stunning visual design. The exclusive
    fully-balanced, zero-feedback circuitry renders music with vitality and life. Its custom-designed volume control is actuated by a silky smooth optical encoder, using FET switches and precision metal-film resistors to deliver absolute sonic transparency. The massive power transformer effortlessly provides startlingly real musical dynamics. The Ayre K-5xeMP will transport you to a new world of musical enjoyment.

    zero-feedback, fully-balanced discrete circuitry
    66 step volume control, each of 1.0 dB
    Four inputs: two balanced, two single-ended
    Proprietary volume control with FET switches & metal film resistors
    Ayre Conditioner Power-Line RFI Filter
    Control microprocessor is turned off except when executing a command
    Input selector also switches ground connection, so that all source components are completely disconnected except for the one selected
    “Theater” mode for use with surround-sound processor is assignable to any input, allowing use with balanced or single-ended processors


    Input Impedance
    20 kohm (per phase)
    Output Impedance
    55 ohm (per phase)

    Frequency Response
    DC - 200 kHz

    Maximum Gain
    4 dB - unbalanced outputs
    10 dB - balanced outputs

    Maximum Input Level
    4 Vrms - unbalanced inputs
    8 Vrms - balanced inputs

    Power Consumption
    10 watts

    17.25" W x 13.75" D x 4.75" H
    (43.8cm x 35cm x 12cm)

    25 pounds (11.5 kg)

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