SOULNOTE A-3 - pre plus two monoblocks in one case
SOULNOTE A-3 - pre plus two monoblocks in one case
SOULNOTE A-3 - pre plus two monoblocks in one case

Soulnote unveils the A-3 reference integrated amplifier

The Japanese brand SOULNOTE introduced the SOULNOTE A-3 reference integrated amplifier in Series 3 . In fact, the novelty combined in one case the SOULNOTE -3 preamplifier and two SOULNOTE -3 monoblocks – there are even three power toroidal transformers here – two large ones with a power of 700 VA each for power amplifiers and one smaller one for powering the preamplifier.

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In addition, the ground rails of the right and left channels are isolated from each other here. Moreover, both for power amplifiers and for pre-amplification stages. A similar solution was implemented in the SOULNOTE P-3 preamplifier

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The SOULNOTE A-3 integrated amplifier will be offered in silver and black finishes. The start of sales is scheduled for October 2023. The recommended retail price is not yet known.

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The main technical characteristics of the integrated amplifier SOULNOTE A-3:

  • Rated power: 120W + 120W (4 ohm)
  • Frequency response: 2Hz to 200kHz (+/-3dB, 1W, 8Ω)
  • THD: 0.27% (1 W, 8 ohms)
  • Line input sensitivity: 480 mV
  • Signal to noise ratio: 110 dB
  • Gain: 33dB
  • Analog line inputs: 3 x XLR, 3 x RCA
  • Bypass analog input : 1 x XLR, 1 x RCA (instead of one of the line inputs)
  • Analog output Rec : 1 x XLR, 1 x RCA
  • Maximum power consumption: 180W
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 454 x 184 x 407 mm
  • Weight: 31 kg