Phonovorstufe PH-10 Test in Stereo 9/2017

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"Goldnote stellt einen sehr flexiblen, hochmusikalischen Phono-Vorverstärker für praktisch sämtliche am Markt befindelichen Tonabnehmer vor. Dank einer großen Auswahl an Verstärkungsfaktoren passt vom lauten MM bis leisen MC alles an den PH-10, der überdies ein bestens organisiertes Klangbild von flirrener Lebendigkeit bietet. Und das tolle Display ist ein Extra-Plus!"


a complete All-In-One source for high-end audio

Imagine a complete High-End stereo system enclosed in a beautiful aluminum chassis carved in bold Italian style: this is IS-1000. With the knowledge and the experience developed in over 20 years of research, we are now able to offer an all-in-one solution powered by the most advanced technologies and components to achieve true audiophile quality sound. IS-1000 is an advanced fully integrated amplifier that redefines the way music playback is experienced to achieve a new pinnacle in High-End audio, seamlessly merging a Preamplifier, a Power Amplifier, a Phono Preamp, a DAC and a Streamer in a unique, complete source The refined technical innovations of IS-1000 come directly from our flagship models, like the preamplifier P-1000 and the power amplifier PA-1175, which inspired us to create a new source that would integrate the analogue components of a high quality amplifier with the digital technologies of a Streamer and a DAC to deliver outstanding performances.


IS-1000 features 6 digital inputs (PCM up to 24bit/192kHz):
- 3 optical (TOS)
- 1 Coaxial (COAX)
- 1 USB type A (DSD 64 native and via DoP)
- 1 Ethernet LAN & Wi-Fi (DSD 64 native and via DoP)

and 3 analogue inputs:

- 1 XLR balanced
- 2 RCA (1 Line & Phono MM/MC and 1 Line & AV-Ind)

To offer the best versatility it also features 2 analogue outputs - 1 RCA variable and 1 RCA fixed - to connect your source to IS-1000 or to match it with your active speakers and even with power amplifiers.

The IS-1000 is a radical, innovative solution dedicated to audio enthusiasts looking for a real high quality All-In-One source.

Technische Daten

Integrated Amplifier: Class A/B High-Current Mosfet design 125/250W per channel @ 8/4Ω
Full Streaming Connectivity: Roon Ready, Tidal & MQA via Tidal, Qobuz, Spotify & Spotify Connect, Deezer, Airplay and V-Tuner for internet radio
App Remote: controlled via iOS and Android App
DAC: high quality BurrBrown chipset (PCM1796 or optionally PCM1792A, interchangeable)
1 NET input LAN & 1 Wi-Fi (DSD 64 native and via DoP)
3 analogue Inputs: 1 balanced XLR, 2 RCA both convertible (1 Line & Phono MM/MC and 1 Line & AV-In)
Phono Stage: directly derived from the awarded PH-10 for MM/MC
5 DIGITAL INPUTS: 3 Optical-TOS, 1 Coax, 1 USB A fort USB stick and HDD (PCM up to 24/192 & DSD 64 native and via DoP)
2 analogue RCA Outputs: 1 Fixed, 1 Variable to use IS-1000 as a source, as a preamp or with active speakers
DSD 64 native files and via DoP
Display & SKF for easy access and control
Dimensions: 430mm L x 130mm H x 375mm D
Weight: 15Kg
  High Mass solid brushed aluminium designed by Arch. Stefano Bonifazi
  100% designed and manufactured in Italy


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