Rotel

Rotel A14MKII Integrated Amplifier

£1,195
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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.  

The new Rotel A14 MKII Integrated Amplifier delivers 80 Watts per channel of Class AB amplification from your favorite sources including analog, digital, PC-USB with MQA, wireless aptXTM and AAC Bluetooth and Moving Magnet Phono stage. Critically tuned power supply, DAC and amplifier circuits ensure the A14MKII will deliver countless hours of entertainment.

Key features: 

  • Certified Roon Tested
  • Supports MQA and MQA Studio
  • 2 x 150 Watts of robust Class AB power, 4 Ohms
  • Moving Magnet Phono input for turntable connection
  • Wireless aptX™ and AAC Bluetooth
  • Texas Instruments premium 32-bit/384kHz Digital to Analog Converter

A fully redesigned Digital to Analog circuit topology utilizes a Texas Instruments 32-bit/384kHz DAC with exhaustive tuning and hand selection of all critical components delivering a fuller, richer and more balanced presentation of the music. Improvements to the power supply and amplifier gain stages further refine the audio whether you are listening to a big band orchestra or a solo vocalist.

Tone controls provide treble and bass adjustments in 1dB steps up to +/- 10dB personalizing your experience for all music genres, moods and settings with a BYPASS mode eliminating unwanted noise and distortion.

The A14MKII supports your favorite sources including analog, digital, PC-USB with MQA, high-quality wireless aptX™ and AAC Bluetooth streaming and even a Moving Magnet Phono stage for vinyl fans.

The A14MKII is certified Roon Tested delivering the best experience using Roon software so you can just enjoy the music. Control system integration is available utilizing Ethernet, RS232, 12V-Trigger and remote IR connections.

Dual 5-way speaker binding posts allow Zone 2 installations with relay-controlled selection of the A-B speaker outputs. The front panel graphic display includes a large volume indication and audio stream information.

Specifications

MAXIMUM POWER OUTPUT
150W/Ch (4Ω)
 
CONTINUOUS POWER OUTPUT
80W/Ch (8Ω)
 
TOTAL HARMONIC DISTORTION
(THD)
<0.018%
 
FREQUENCY RESPONSE
Line Level Inputs:
10Hz - 100kHz, ±0.5dB
Digital Inputs:
10Hz - 90kHz, ±2.0dB, Max
Phono Input:
20Hz - 15kHz, ±0.5dB
 
S/N RATIO (IHF "A" Weighted)
Line Level Inputs: 100dB
Digital Inputs: 103dB
Phono Input: 90dB
DIMENSIONS (W × H × D)
430 × 93 × 345mm
17" × 3.6" × 13.5"
 
FRONT PANEL HEIGHT
80mm (3.15")
 
POWER REQUIREMENTS
230V, 50Hz
 
POWER CONSUMPTION
280W
 
STANDBY POWER CONSUMPTION
<0.5W
 
NET WEIGHT
8.94kg (19.71lbs.)
 
BTU RATING (4Ω, 1/8th power)
632 BTU/h
INTERMODULATION DISTORTION 
(60Hz:7kHz, 4:1)
<0.03%
 
DAMPING FACTOR
220
  
INPUT SENSITIVITY
Line Level Inputs: 230mV
Digital Inputs: 0dBfs
Phono Input (MM): 3.4mV
INPUT IMPEDANCE
Line Level Inputs: 24kΩ
Digital Inputs: 75Ω
Phono Input (MM): 47kΩ
 
INPUT OVERLOAD
Line Level Inputs: 4V
Phono Input: 50mV
 
PREOUT LEVEL
1.2V
 
OUTPUT IMPEDANCE
470Ω
TONE CONTROLS
±10dB at 100Hz / 10kHz
 
COAX/OPTICAL DIGITAL INPUT SIGNALS
SPDIF LPCM (Up to 24-bit/192kHz)
 
PC-USB
USB Audio Class 1 (up to 24-bit/96kHz)
USB Audio Class 2 (up to 32-bit/384kHz)
*Driver installation required
MQA and MQA Studio (up to 24-bit/384kHz )
Roon Tested

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