This new Pro-Ject Phono Box USB DC phono preamplifier uses all the ingredients that have made its predecessor so successful.
Pro-Ject Phono Box USB DC: features
The production quality is superb and the design utilises only the highest quality hi-fi components.
It is compatible with (practically) all MM and MC cartridges on the market. The output level is perfectly compatible with the high output inputs of the built-in amps and preamps on the market.
Important, this Pro-Ject Phono Box USB DC is delivered without an interconnect cable.
Pro-Ject Phono Box USB DC: use
Not to mention, its simplicity is astounding: all you need to do is download a free program to your computer (see below), plug in the USB cable, and hit ‘Record’!
Pro-Ject Phono Box USB DC: listening and review
With its new 18V DC power supply, its performance is improved in terms of dynamic, transparency and signal-to-noise ratio.
The sound of this Pro-Ject phono preamp is precise and punchy with great dynamic range.
It is an excellent phono preamplifier and produces equally high quality digital conversion. It is an ideal addition to your turntable, both for converting your precious records into digital format and for listening to your vinyls through your hi-fi system.
Link to Audacity (free digitisation software):
- For MAC
- For PC
- For Linux Franck
MM input impedance: 47 KOhms/120 pF
MC input impedance: 100 KOhms/120 pF
MM gain: 40 dB
MC gain: 60 dB
Noise level: MM = 86 dB/MC = 68
RIAA accuracy: 0.5 dB from 20 Hz to 20 Khz
Converter: 16-Bit Delta Sigma
Frequencies: 32, 44.1, 48 Khz
USB output: Data 1.1
Software: Windows et MacOS
Power supply: 18V DC
Dimensions: 103 x 36 x 109 mm
Weight: 550 g