Phono Box USB
MM/MC Phono preamp with line & USB outputs
Phono Box USB: Top specialist for listening & recording of vinyl records!
Phono Box USB is an ideal phono preamplifier for both your hifi system and vinyl recording to PC or Mac. MM and MC cartridges will be welcome. The analogue output of Phono Box USB can easily be connected to a line-input (AUX,…) of your hifi and digitally via USB to your computer. Both outputs can be used simultaneously. Any professional recording software will give best results on Windows and Mac computer systems.
- Preamplifier for MM or MC with switch on rear panel
- Precise RIAA equalisation
- High quality A/D conversion with USB out to PC/Mac
- Compatible with Windows®, MacOS® & Linux
- SMD technology for shortest signal paths
- Output stage with ultra-low impedance
- Gold-plated RCA sockets
- DC power supply (< 1 watt standby power)
- Faceplate available in black and silver
|Load capacitance /impedance||MM: 47 KOhms / 120 pF MC: 100 ohms / 120 pF|
|Gain, MM||40 dB|
|Output voltage typically||300 mV / 1 kHz @ 3 mV /1 kHz (MM input)|
|Gain, MC||60 dB|
|Gain, line level input||11 dB|
|Max. output||9,5 Vrms (1kHz)|
|Noise floor, MM||94 dB (94 dB - A weighted)|
|Noise floor, MC||75 dB (75 dB - A weighted)|
|THD, MM/ MC||0.01% / 0.05%|
|RIAA-equalisation curve accuracy||20 Hz - 20 kHz / max. 0.5 dB|
|Phono Input / line output||1 Paar RCA Buchsen|
|A/D converter||16-Bit Delta Sigma|
|Sampling rates||32, 44,1, 48 kHz|
|USB output||digital serial data protocol USB 1.1|
|Operating systems||Windows®, MacOS® & Linux|
|Standby power consumption||< 1 Watt|
|Dimensions W x H x D (D with sockets)||103 x 36 x 104 (115 mm with sockets)|
The device is fully compatible with Windows 10. It may be necessary to reinstall latest drivers after updating from Windows 7/8/8.1 to Windows 10.
You do not need a driver for Windows-, Mac OSX or Linux-Systems. The driver is already integrated in the operating system.
Turn off your Computer and press at start alt+cmd+p+r until another starting sound appears. With this command the USB bus will be reset and the USB Box will be recognized new.
For playback while recording at the Apple computer, the additional tool "LineIn" is necessary since OS X 10. "LineIn" is for free download available here: <a href="https://www.rogueamoeba.com/freebies/" target="_blank">www.rogueamoeba.com/freebies/</a>