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Parasound P-6 Preamplifier

Regular price $1,599.00 USD
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P 6

New Features (Changes from the P 5)

    • ESS Sabre32 Reference DAC replaces the original Burr-Brown DAC

    • USB input is now capable of DSD & 384kHz/32-bit PCM (up from 96Khz/24-bit)

    • Burr Brown analog resistor ladder volume control

    • Dimmable front panel volume display

    • Upgraded USB receiver with "plug and play" operation with Windows 10

    • An additional optical input (2 total)

    • Ball bearing supported solid aluminum volume knob

    • Programable default turn on volume setting

    • Favorite volume memory with remote control button

    • Increased phono stage gain for lower output cartridges

    • Improved Left/Right channel separation and balance tracking

    • Sand blasted metal end caps replace plastic end caps on the P 5

    • Updated cosmetics with subtle gold highlights

Preamp and DAC Features

    • ESS Sabre32 Reference DAC (ES9018K2M)

    • Asynchronous USB 2.0 supports PCM up to 384kHz/32-bit

    • USB input decodes Native DSD64, DSD128, DSD256 and DoP DSD

    • Coax and optical inputs accept PCM up to 192kHz/24-bit

    • Analog bass management with high & low pass crossovers

    • Home theater bypass input for surround sound integration

    • Front panel subwoofer level control

    • Dedicated high current headphone amplifier (TI TPA6120)

    • Phono input for MM, MC and MI with 100 Ω or 47k Ω load

    • Front panel Aux input with automatic +12 dB gain stage

    • 5 pairs RCA line level Analog inputs

    • 1 pair XLR balanced Analog input

    • Balanced XLR and RCA left and right preamp outputs

    • 1 balanced XLR and 2 RCA subwoofer outputs

    • Bass & treble controls with relay bypass from remote or front panel

    • Rear panel IR input and IR loop output jacks

    • 12 Volt trigger output

    • Back-lit remote control with discrete buttons

    • 0.5w standby power consumption meets Energy Star & EU specs