First Totaldac Amp-1 amplifiers are shipping out

Sneak peek of the first batch of Totaldac amp-1 amplifiers. After the first demo at the Munich show the first batch of amplifiers is ready to be shipped out. A second, larger batch will come this summer.

Current specifications are:

  • stereo power amplifier
  • zero global feedback
  • fully discrete design
  • triode main stage and solid state output
  • class AB with medium level of class A for moderate power consumption and for moderate heat in the room
  • 2500VA, 26kg LIVE-POWER transformer with separate windings for left and right channel
  • designed on Magico M6 and on a 105dB large coax horn system
  • low noise truely tested on very high efficiency speakers
  • RCA inputs (XLR on the monobloc version only)
  • largest Mundorf binding posts
  • 2*160W under 8ohm
  • 2*300W under 4ohm
  • 2*500W under 2ohm
  • stable under 1ohm
  • 28dB gain
  • 1.5V sensitivity
  • input impedance from 0Hz to 20KHz > 3.5Kohm
  • frequency response at -3dB: 0.06Hz to 300KHz
  • distorsion: 0.05% at 20W
  • power consumption when music level is low: 165W
  • 248mm height including feet
  • 483mm width
  • 453mm depth including connectors
  • 54kg weight

A monoblock version will be available as well...

Monoblock version:

-fully balanced from the input to the output
-XLR input instead of RCA
-2 sets of binding posts
-600W under 8ohm
-1000W under 4ohm