totaldac Teaser: The totaldac Amp-1

Vincent Brient is a busy man and with the introduction of his AMP-1 totaldac offers the makings of a complete system from streamer/server to DAC to Amp to Speakers.

Here are the preliminary specifications for the AMP-1:

  • Stereo power amp
  • RCA inputs
  • No global feedback
  • Fully discrete design
  • Triode input and solid state output
  • Class AB (with medium level of class A for moderate heat)
  • Wide frequency bandwidth and low noise
  • Mundorf binding posts
  • Power Output: 2x 150W under 8ohm, 2x 270W under 4ohm, 2x 500W under 2ohm, stable under 1ohm
  • Input Sensitivity: 1.5V
  • Input Impedance: 47Koh
  • Dimensions (H x W x D): 220mm x 500mm x 410mm
  • Weight: 50kg
  • Price: 18000euros incl VAT in Europe, 16500euros excl VAT out of Europe

Munich High End attendees can breeze on over to the Munich Hifideluxe Show in the Marriott, Berliner Strasse 93 for a look and listen.