Plinius M14 phono preamplifier Specifications

Sidebar 3: Specifications

Description: Solid-state phono preamplifier. Gain at 1kHz: 60dB (high), 54dB (low). Input sensitivity at 1kHz: 100µV for 100mV output (high), 200µV for 100mV (low). Frequency range: 20Hz–20kHz. RIAA accuracy: ±0.25dB. Hum and noise input: 70dB; 80dB below 0dB. Distortion at 1V output: <0.1%, second harmonic. Rated output: 10V RMS. Output impedance: 50 ohms.
Dimensions: 18 7/8" (485mm) W by 8¾" (225mm) H by 18¾" (480mm) D. Weight: 12kg.
Serial number of unit reviewed: 7501.
Price: $3495 (1997); no longer available (2021). Approximate number of dealers: 17.
Manufacturer: Audible Technologies Limited, PO Box 1836, Palmerston North, New Zealand (1997); Plinius Audio Ltd, 1 Tanner Street, Woolston, PO Box 19531, Christchurch 8241, New Zealand. Tel: (64) 3 982 4766. Fax: (64) 3 982 4764 (2021). US distributor: Fanfare International, Inc., New York, NY 10162 (1997); Plinius USA, 3439 NE Sandy Boulevard #128, Portland, OR 97232. Tel: (503) 662-8210. Fax:(503) 715-04781 (2021). Web:

Plinius Audio Ltd
Plinius USA
3439 NE Sandy Boulevard #128
Portland, OR 97232
(503) 662-8210

tonykaz's picture

Easy to agree !

A fall in demand for phono will trigger a Glut on/in the market suggesting that many will not be sold. ( according to Cambridge Dictionary )

Well Said, Mr.MF phono marketer.

The 10cent word would be surfeit.

Tony in Venice

Glotz's picture

It's a good one though! MF has displayed continued integrity and transparency.

misterc59's picture

Agreed Mr Glotz!