Merrill Audio Advanced Technology Announces the Christine Reference Preamplifier

May 20, 2016

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Merrill Audio Advanced Technology Labs, LLC is proud to announce the gold series Christine Reference Preamplifier. Finally, experience the illusion of space with detail, midrange and a solid holographic image. Hear the speed and bottom end grip with slam on the music. The Christine Reference Preamplifier from Merrill Audio is the finest preamplifier to date that delivers a superb, musically engaging presentation. Fully engaging, never fatiguing. The Christine Reference Preamplifier.

May 20, 2016 / PRZen / BERNARDSVILLE, N.J. — Merrill Audio Advanced Technology Labs, LLC announces the gold series Christine Reference Preamplifier. Experience the illusion of space with detail, midrange and a solid holographic image. Hear the speed and bottom end grip with slam on the music. The Christine Reference Preamplifier is the finest preamplifier to date that delivers a superb, musically engaging presentation. Fully engaging, never fatiguing that will make you sit up in your chair in wonder and realism.

See it at the World Premiere at T.H.E. Show 2016, California, Room 1417.

The Christine Reference Pre-amplifier is built with the finest components and attention to every detail. Hand routed PCB layout, placement and length of traces, multistage power supplies, selection and matching of the finest components, balanced configuration, isolation of power, hand soldered connections, Silver plated pure copper wire with Teflon sleeving are only some of the engineering that make the Christine Reference Pre-amplifier so special. Each unit is hand built and tested from the board level up. External AC/DC Power supply unit ensures very quiet operations. The multistage power supply is so good, that it is impervious to noise on the AC line.

Early critics of the Christine Reference Preamplifier testify, “Excellent micro- and macro-dynamics, and high levels of detail and transparency” and “Because of its speed and ‘punch’, it’s LOTS of fun to listen to; no ‘laid back’ sound here! Lots of rhythm and drive.”

With the award winning Amplifiers like the VERITAS and Thor Monoblocks, the Jens Phono stage called, “The best phono stage I have ever heard”, by Harry Weisfeld, Merrill Audio has been providing one of the highest performance Audio products.

Specifications

Frequency Response: to 800kHz 0.1db, 1.5MHz -3db
S/N: 110db
THD: 0.003%
Volume control: -84db to +26db, 0.5dB steps, -84db attenuation, +26dB gain
Pre-set Gain range: +/- 12db
Input voltage Max: +/- 10 Volts
Output Voltage Max: +/- 12 Volts
4 Balanced inputs
2 Balanced Outputs
External Power Supply
Absolute Polarity switch: 0, 180

Source: Press Release