Ayre KX-R line preamplifier Specifications

Sidebar 1: Specifications

Description: Solid-state, line-level preamplifier with remote control. Inputs: 4 single-ended (RCA), 4 balanced (XLR). Outputs: 2 balanced (XLR), 2 balanced tape. Input impedance: 2M ohms balanced (1M ohm/signal phase), 1M ohm single-ended. Gain: variable. Frequency range: DC–250kHz. Output impedance: 300 ohms balanced, 150 ohms single-ended. Power consumption: 36W, 65W maximum (when volume control operating).
Dimensions: 17.25" (438mm) W by 3.75" (95mm) H by 11.75" (29.2mm) D. Weight: 40 lbs (18.2kg).
Finishes: Silver; add $250 for black.
Serial Number of Unit Reviewed: 16A0152.
Price: $18,500. Approximate number of dealers: 30. Warranty: 5 years, transferable.
Manufacturer: Ayre Acoustics, Inc., 2300-B Central Avenue, Boulder, CO 80301. Tel: (303) 442-7300. Fax: (303) 442-7301. Web: www.ayre.com.

Ayre Acoustics
2300-B Central Avenue
Boulder, CO 80301
(303) 442-7300

tmsorosk's picture


   I've owned the KX-R for two years now and still thinks it's the closest thing to live I've heard .