Classé Delta Pre
Classé Audio has been building some of the finest amplifiers and components in the world for over 40 years. The Delta series brings Classé into an entirely new realm of audio excellence. The Delta Pre is the foundation of an exceptional system. The build quality of this preamp is second to none; beautifully machined chassis, classic and sophisticated design, and just the right touch of high technology to set it apart from its predecessors.
The Delta Pre is absolutely a full-featured preamp. It's networkable with a built-in Classé designed DAC that supports a host of bitrates and resolutions including the highest possible DSD formats available: DSD64, DSD28, and DSD256. I host of USB, Coaxial, and Optical inputs allow for additional connectivity to this amazing internal DAC. Also note, the Delta Pre is available with an optional HDMI 2.0b module which is designed to be "plug and play" by the user.
Adding to the unit's digital prowess, the analog side is equally impressive. Featuring assignable balanced and unbalanced inputs for line-level sources, as well as an amazing internal Phono stage with both MM (41.5dB Gain) and MC capabilities (60dB Gain); RIAA equalization; and multiple "Stops" for cartridge loading. The amp also features a selectable HT Bypass function.
Outputs abound, in both balanced and unbalanced fashion, and are also assignable, including a subwoofer output with selectable crossover point.
An absolute beauty.