Rotel RA-1592MKII Integrated Amplifier

£2,295.00

Brand Rotel

 

 

Rotel has just announced acoustic and performance upgrades to three of their award-winning integrated amplifier models in the 14 and 15 Series product lines. The upgrades include circuit design innovations and component level changes in key circuit locations, leveraging the design elements from the acclaimed Michi Series. 

Availible to order now.. delivery in August 2021 

The Rotel RA-1592MKII comes with the acoustic upgrades and sonic improvements taken from the Michi engineering efforts that were 3 years in the making. The 1592MKII comes complete with source inputs including aptX and AAC high quality wireless Bluetooth streaming, MQA decoding and rendering via PC-USB, PCM PC-USB audio up to 32-bit/384kHz, Moving Magnet Phono Stage, Analog, Digital, XLR Balanced and front panel USB for iOS devices. As a Roon Tested product the RA-1592MKII ensures the best experience using Roon software so you can just enjoy the music.

Key features: 

  • Certified Roon Tested
  • Supports MQA and MQA Studio
  • 2 x 350 Watts of robust Class AB power, 4 Ohms
  • Moving Magnet Phono input for turntable connection
  • Wireless aptX™ and AAC Bluetooth
  • Premium 32-bit/384kHz Digital to Analog Converter

The RA-1592MKII Integrated Amplifier includes circuit design innovations, optimization of audio signal paths and updates to critical power supply components delivering a breathtaking performance with dynamic rhythm and timing. 

Utilizing Rotel’s best-in-class preamplifier topology and awardwinning power amplifier technology, the RA-1592MKII is a nocompromise, size-efficient, all-in-one integrated audio product. The RA-1592MKII delivers 200 Watts per channel into 8 ohms powered by Rotel’s in-house manufactured toroidal transformer feeding an array of slit-foil capacitors for rich, deep, controlled, bass energy.

The RA-1592MKII supports your favorite sources including Analog, XLR, Digital, aptX™ and AAC wireless Bluetooth, PC-USB supporting MQA and 32-bit/384kHz PCM, and Moving Magnet Phono stage. Digital to Analog conversion utilizes a Texas Instruments premium DAC with precisely tuned output filter circuits delivering unprecedented acoustic detail, wide sound stage and exacting positioning. 

The RA-1592KII is certified Roon Tested delivering the best experience using Roon software so you can just enjoy the music.

Selectable A-B speaker outputs, RS232, Ethernet and 12V triggers ensure seamless integration with control systems. 

Specifications 

MAXIMUM POWER OUTPUT
350W/Ch (4Ω)
 
CONTINUOUS POWER OUTPUT
200W/Ch (8Ω)
 
TOTAL HARMONIC DISTORTION
 (THD)
<0.008%
 
FREQUENCY RESPONSE
Line Level Inputs:
10Hz - 100kHz, ±0.5dB
Digital Inputs:
10Hz - 90kHz, ±2dB
Phono Input:
20Hz - 20kHz, ±0.5dB
 
S/N RATIO (IHF "A" Weighted)
Line Level Inputs: 103dB
Digital Inputs: 102dB
Phono Input: 80dB
DIMENSIONS (W × H × D)
431 × 144 × 425mm
17" × 5.7" × 16"
 
FRONT PANEL HEIGHT
3U / 132.6mm (5.25")
 
POWER REQUIREMENTS
230V, 50Hz
 
POWER CONSUMPTION
500W
 
STANDBY POWER CONSUMPTION
<0.5W
 
NET WEIGHT
17.63kg (38.87lbs.)
 
BTU RATING
1239 BTU/h
INTERMODULATION DISTORTION 
(60Hz:7kHz, 4:1)
<0.03%
 
DAMPING FACTOR
600
 
INPUT SENSITIVITY
Line Level Inputs (RCA): 340mV
Line Level Inputs (XLR): 540mV
Digital Inputs: 0 dBfs
Phono Input (MM): 5.2mV
INPUT IMPEDANCE
Line Level Inputs (RCA): 100kΩ
Line Level Inputs (XLR): 100kΩ
Digital Inputs: 75Ω
Phono Input (MM): 47kΩ
 
INPUT OVERLOAD
Line Level Inputs (RCA): 3.5V
Line Level Inputs (XLR): 5.5V
Phono Input: 52mV
 
PREOUT LEVEL
1.9V
OUTPUT IMPEDANCE
100Ω
 
COAX/OPTICAL DIGITAL INPUT SIGNALS
LPCM (Up to 24-bit/192kHz)
 
PC-USB
USB Audio Class 1 (up to 24-bit/192kHz)
USB Audio Class 2 (up to 32-bit/384kHz)
*Driver installation required
MQA and MQA Studio (up to 24-bit/384kHz )
Roon Tested