Designed to work with High output moving coils, moving magnet and moving iron types, the MMP-3 reminds the listener just how critical the phono stage is. Pairing with SOUNDSMITH high output cartridges, the MMP-3 takes the analog signal to the next level, without altering any of the detail, nuance and musicality for which analog is known.
Preamp type moving magnet
Input Load 47kΩ 100pF
Gain 43dB standard ** or 34dB special order
Noise (unweighted) -93dB down
Features ultra low noise, constructed with very high end audio grade components
** Soundsmith “Fixed Coil” Moving Iron cartridges are best with 42- 44 dB gain preamps; most moving magnet and moving Iron cartridges will work well with our 43dB gain preamps, however, for VERY HIGH output cartridges (4.5mV or higher) we offer a 34dB gain preamps as an option ~ THD measurements 1kHz, ~0.004%