The best stereo phono preamp is actually two mono phono preamps. With
a stack of two mono phono preamps, all the most subtle space and dimensionality cues are preserved.

The MCX is just such a mono phono preamp.

  • Load Settings: 47.5k for 475 Ohm loading 30k for 300 Ohm loading 20k for 200 Ohm loading 10k for 100 Ohm loading 5k for 50 Ohm loading
  • Gain Settings: 221 Ohms for 60 dB gain 110 Ohms for 66 dB gain 56 Ohms for 72 dB gain
  • Size: 17” wide 12” deep 2.5” high