Phono Stages

Brands

Accustic Arts

AA 26 PS REFPHON
NZ$ 19,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
Magazine AUDIO tested the TUBE PHONO II - ACCUSTIC ARTS® TUBE PHONO II received the “Sound recommendation”. Audio-employee Lothar Brandt came to the following conclusion: “The puristic...
Audiophile reference phono preamplifier with a so called “tube hybrid” concept Advantages of this “...
EXTENDED REVIEW: Accustic Arts has long since established itself among the top German manufacturers...

Audia Flight

AF 11 PH FL PHON
NZ$ 7,500.00 ea (incl. GST)
Power supplyAs to have good performance as required a very well made power supply. On our phono preamp the power supplier is separate from the preamp chassis. A 50VA toroidal transformer supply the...
EXTENDED REVIEW: I first spotted Audia Flight's exquisite-looking two-box phono preamplifier ($6100...

Ayon Audio

AY 30 PS SPHERIS
NZ$ 45,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
"State of the art"
2 Chassis full-featured Class A – triode single-ended & balanced vacuum- tube stereo phono-...

Brinkmann

BR 03 EDISON
NZ$ 15,995.01 ea (incl. GST)
The »Edison« offers three separate phono inputs, each of which’s loading & gain can be adjusted by the remote control (the settings can be stored in memory), followed by switchable 1:1 input...
EXTENDED FEVIEW: It’s rare enough to hear news from Helmut Brinkmann. He rejects the notion that...

Cambridge Audio

CA 17 PS CP1
NZ$ 249.00 ea (incl. GST)
Enjoy the unique warmth of vinyl and all the depths of fine analogue detail on offer with this high quality moving magnet phono preamp DESIGNED FOR PURITY
Phono pre-amplifier with moving magnet (MM) input stage Single-ended ‘Class A’ gain stage with...
CA 18 PS CP2
NZ$ 365.00 ea (incl. GST)
Make the most of any turntable, including the most high-end audiophile models with this Moving Magnet & Moving Coil phono preamplifier. DESIGNED FOR PURITY
Phono pre-amplifier with moving magnet (MM) and moving coil (MC) input stagesBalance control for...

Clearaudio

CL 40 PS NANO
NZ$ 525.00 ea (incl. GST)
Sixmoons: "The Nano is a fantastic value; offering great versatility in a tiny package for a tiny price," ns.
The Nano V2 its meticulously selected SMD components are assembled by hand in Erlangen and tested...
CL 41 PS SMART
NZ$ 825.00 ea (incl. GST)
The Smart V2 phono is supplied with a high quality external power supply to further enhance performance,  Beautifully machined casework with first-rate connectors and of course that lucid,...
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CL 42 PS BASIC
NZ$ 1,250.00 ea (incl. GST)
Behind the multiple award-winning Basic +, which outclasses many much more expensive competitors, there are over 30 years of research and experience, along with in-depth knowledge of the...
Mode:   MM / MC  mplification @ 1 kHz: 60dB (MC) 40dB (MM) Input impedance...
Clearaudio Basic Plus phono stage with Accu + battery Power Supply
CL 43 PS BALANCE
NZ$ 3,250.00 ea (incl. GST)
"BREATHTAKING POWER AND PASSION, WITHOUT THE NEED TO TURN THE VOLUME PARTICULARLY HIGH" ..... HIFI WORLD The Balanace Plus offers True symmetrical layout, balanced (XLR) and single ended (RCA)...
CL 44 PS ACCU
NZ$ 2,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
Through innovative battery technology the Clearaudio ACCU+ Power Supply elevates the Clearaudio "+" phonostages to a new level of excellence. Cutting-edge high-tech selected and formatted NiMH-High...
Any audiophile worth their salt has heard of Clearaudio. Fantastic turntables, up to and including...
CL 45 PS ABSOLUT
NZ$ 16,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
Clearaudio are proud to announce our new product "Absolute Phono":    The Absolute Phono is suitable for all Clearaudio tonearms and will be installed by Clearaudio in our factory in...
CL 46 PS STATE
NZ$ 44,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
The Statement Phono is at home at the absolute top – where the air is thin, but the sound quality reaches its maximum density. From the deepest bass to the highest treble, from the additional bass...
CL 47 PS AZIMUTH
NZ$ 5,595.00 ea (incl. GST)
Is your Vinyl Playback Optimised? Clearaudio Azimuth Optimizer.  an article by HiFi Unlimited posted by Big E The Clearaudio Azimuth Optimizer unit can also function as a phono stage and head...

EAT Tubes

EAT 01 PS EGLOS
NZ$ 4,250.00 ea (incl. GST)
EAT is the most recent scion EAT E-Glo S Phono Stage as elegant high-end tube phono preamp, the showcase in the ultra-thin design, and puts on a hybrid tube circuit with ECC83 double triodes. A...
 Hybrid tube design with ECC83 twin triode  MM & MC capability  Precise RIAA...
EAT 02 PS EGLO
NZ$ 9,250.00 ea (incl. GST)
WINNER of PRESTIGIOUS HiFi WORLD 5-GLOBES AwardVerdict - "OUTSTANDING AMONGST THE BEST""May be expensive but offering truly 1st Class performance, this valve powered 2 box phonostage is worth every...
See review: http://www.bm.rs/EAT/EAT%20E-Glo%20-%20HiFi%20World%20July%202014.pdf

Misc

SPEC Corp

SC 02 PS REQ S1
NZ$ 16,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
REAL-SOUND” BRINGS THE TRUE RICHNESS OF MUSIC - You will rediscover an analog LP as the fascination of “Ultimate High-Resolution Sound”.                ...
A phono equaliser with extremely simple circuit configuration making full use of the latent ability...
 EXTENDED REVIEW: story began over a year ago when I prepared materials for our seventh...
CONCLUSION: Listening to music through the Japanese phono stage is like having a bath in essential...

VAC

VA05 PH REN PHON
NZ$ 17,495.00 ea (incl. GST)
NEW RELEASE - FULL DETAILS FOLLOWING SHORTLYVAC's Kevin Hayes introduced the new Renaissance phono preamplifier at CES 2016 that costs one-fifth as much as the top-of-the-line STATEMENT, which made...
VA09 PS STATE
NZ$ 129,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
Mechanical Design The chassis is machined at VAC from high-grade, non-ferrous aluminum and processed through a series of plating steps. The resulting AICuNiCr chassis possesses superior RF rejection...

Vitus Audio

VS 05 PS RP102
NZ$ 18,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
VS 05 PS RP102
NZ$ 18,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
The RP-102, is our one of our latest additions to the Reference Series (Aug 2016 release). In 2004 Roy Gregory at HiFi+ reviewed the RP and RL-100. He was more than thrilled with the performance of...
EXTENDED REVIEW: The down-side of hitting a grand slam the first time at bat is that fans expect it...
VS 14 PS SP 103
Price on application
Starting from scratch! - The SP-102 replacement has arrived. After spending a very long time developing the new two chassis MP-P201 extreme phonostage, it was clear that a serious look at a...
VS 32 PS MP P201
Price on application
The Masterpiece Series has in fact been on our internal road map for some years, but was not supposed to be introduced until 2011. However as the number of requests from the market increased, we...
EXTENDED REVIEW:  massive, two-box beauty from Denmark costs US$60,000 (excl sales tax...