In Barn: Linear Tube Audio Z10 Integrated Amplifier

Linear Tube Audio Z10 Integrated Amplifier ($4900.00 + $500 for optional MM/MC Phono Preamp).

A single component solution, the Z10 Integrated amplifier incorporates the acclaimed ZOTL10 power amplifier, a Berning designed preamplifier, LTA’s digital control system, and an optional phono preamp – all beautifully packaged in a Fern & Roby designed case.

photo credit: LTA


Inputs: 4 single-ended Cardas RCA stereo, 1 true balanced stereo input using two 3-pin XLRs

Speaker Output: 4 WBT copper speaker binding posts, banana or spade

Headphone Output: Low: Approx. 1 watt per channel at 8 ohms, High: Approx. 3 watts per channel at 8 ohms

Tape Monitor: 1 stereo tape monitor out, 1 stereo tape monitor in – both Cardas RCA

Front Panel Controls: 7 brass touch switches (power, input, tape monitor, up, down, menu/select, back), volume control, and headphone speaker switch

Remote Control: All front panel functions using paired Apple TV Remote (power on programmable)

Volume Control: 100 stepped attenuator (smallest step 1/1000th of total value) using Vishay Dale 1% precision resistors

Output impedance: 1.2 ohms

Input impedance: 47k

115VAC or 220VAC configured at factory – 50/60Hz – IEC receptacle

Hum and noise: 94dB below full output (measured at 20Hz-20kHz) • Carrier: -50dB (460kHz)

Power output with 4-ohm load: 12W, 0.5% THD

Power output with 8-ohm load: 10W, 0.5% THD

Frequency response (8-ohm load): 6Hz to 60kHz, +0, -.5dB

Amplifier class: Push-pull Class AB

Voltage gain (8-ohm load): 18dB

Size: 16 inches wide, 5 1/8 inches tall, 16 inches deep (including connectors)

Net weight: Amplifier: 18 lbs./8.2 kg

Finish: Aluminum case

Tube complement: premium NOS two 12AT7s, four 12AU7s, and four EL-84s or equivalents

Home Theater Function can select any input for fixed volume

Display: 16 Levels of brightness and programmable 7-second time out

Optional Phono Preamp: 54 dB gain for moving magnet cartridges. Moving coil cartridges supported with configurable daughter card.