$4,000.00

With its superior performance, the balance V2 phonostage would not be out of place in any professional studio.

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Description

Description

How do you balance simplicity with complexity? Clearaudio’s balance plus phono stage managed it with ease and now the new balance V2 advances its technologies while losing none of the equilibrium. On the one hand, its design remains elegantly unfussy and its operation effortlessly intuitive. And yet at the same time, the balance V2 offers an array of options to adjust and fine-tune its performance to your particular system and preferences.

The sleek casing is crafted from precision-milled aluminium, which is also available with an anodized black finish. As well as the usual RCA outputs, the balance V2 features balanced XLR outputs and a 6.3 plug headphone output. All RCA inputs and outputs are gold-plated forsuperior signal transmission.

Besides the manual volume control you can choose between mute and automatic mode by button. A simple switch allows you to choose between moving magnet and moving coil mode. From there, the balance V2 will automatically harmonize with almost any highend phono cartridge without you needing to make any further adjustments.

High precision RIAA equalization achieves an accuracy of within 0.1 dB, while an optional subsonic filter attenuates any unwanted low frequency noise. A separate power supply in its own aluminium casing keeps any potential unwanted interference at bay. With this small yet high-performance package, Clearaudio effectively balances audiophile-quality technology with a simplicity that can be enjoyed by any music enthusiast. Just take a seat and enjoy.

Features:

MODE MM/MC (Subsonic filter switchable)
AMPLIFICATION @ 1 KHZ +46 dB (MM mode)
+66 dB (MC mode)
INPUT IMPEDANCE 47 kOhm / 270 pF / MM mode
500 Ohm / 270 pF / MC mode
MM / MC INPUT switchable (on bottom panel)
RIAA 75 μs / 318 μs / 3180 μs, 2 passive filter
RIAA ACCURACY ± 0.1 dB
THD < 0.001% (IEC A)
SIGNAL TO NOISE RATIO -78 db (MM mode)
-69 dB (MC mode)
CHANNEL SEPARATION > 92 dB (@ 1 kHz)
MAX. OUTPUT VOLTAGE >12 V (@ 1 kHz)
SUBSONIC FILTER 20 Hz (–6 dB / Oct.; switchable on bottom panel, on each channel)
POWER CONSUMPTION Max. consumption: 6.6 watts
Standby mode: <0.3 watts
Off mode: 0.0 watts
OPERATION VOLTAGE ± 18 V DC (+21V DC external power supply; 1.4m cable length)
OUTPUT CONNECTIONS Unbalanced (RCA)
Balanced (XLR)
Headphone output (Jack 6.3mm)
TOTAL WEIGHT Approx. 2.3 kg (Preamp)
Approx. 1.4 kg (power supply)
DIMENSIONS (W/D/H in inches) Preamp: 9.44 × 5.71 (6.22 with RCA) × 2.44
Power Supply: 9.44 × 5.71 × 2.44
DIMENSIONS (W/D/H in mm) Preamp: 240 × 145 (158 with RCA) × 62
Power Supply: 240 × 145 × 62
WARRANTY 3 years*
* Provided the warranty card is fully completed and returned to Clearaudio within 2 weeks of purchase.
Brand

Brand

Clearaudio

Clearaudio’s formula for success is an irresistible mix of high-quality engineering, intelligent use of materials and exceptional sound quality. Clearaudio’s Ovation turntable is an astonishingly well-built turntable that incorporates the technology of Clearaudio’s Innovation series of turntables in a more affordable “lifestyle” design. Combine the Innovation Wood, Universal and DaVinci V2 and you have a world-class turntable package. Overture, nationally recognized as the leader in the field of high end audio, home theater and home electronics, is the the premier analog dealer in America. We are proud to offer Clearaudio’s line of high-performance audio components. If you are interested in purchasing a Clearaudio product, you can trade-in any brand turntable or componet for Clearaudio by filling out Overture’s Trade-In Form.