McIntosh is one of the most dependable brand names when it comes to high-end audio systems. For years the brand has been recognized by audiophiles throughout the world as equipment that delivers clear and consistent quality in music. McIntosh is probably best known for its amplifiers and preamps, but the company produces many other components and parts for stereo and home theatre.
What are the specs for the Krell S-1000?
- Frequency response:
- 20Hz to 20kHz
- Signal to noise ratio:
- 94dB (line)
- Digital inputs:
- coaxial, optical
- Video Connections:
- HDMI, component, composite, SVHS
- 438 x 144 x 418mm
- S-1000 remote control
What else to know about the Krell S-1000?
"State-of-the-art digital audio chipsets, operating with upsampled 24-bit precision are utilized.
Digital audio formats include Dolby Digital Surround EX, Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 6.1 ES, DTS 5.1, DTS NEO:6, and Dolby Pro Logic II, in addition to 9 proprietary Krell Music Surround modes.
Krell software provides digitally controlled bass management with user-selectable crossover points, optimizing the systems speaker/subwoofer interface.
Audio decoding is accomplished with 24-bit/192 kHz DACs, for the most accurate analog signal possible.
Krell Current Mode analog circuitry is utilized in the critical preamplifier section, and a fully balanced de-sign delivers the extremely wide bandwidth required for accurate audio reproduction.
An analog preamp mode bypasses all digital circuits, providing the most direct signal path for multi-channel and stereo recordings." - Krell
Brief History of McIntosh
Long mapped-to Binghamton New York – the current headquarters and manufacturing center for Krell Labs – not many people know the brand was originally launched outside of the Nation’s Capital in Silver Spring Maryland, in 1949. In 1956, the brand built their original facility in New York, according to the official brand website.
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