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Yamaha CX-1
5.3 out of 10

Yamaha CX-1

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Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
10

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Norbert a Audio Enthusiast, Audio Review
20 July 2011
  • Summary: Sehr wertige Vorstufe mit sauberem, druckvolem Klangbild ohne Nebengeräusche. Trotz puristischer Ausstattung zahlreiche Anschlussmöglichkeiten (Cd, Tape 1,2,3 Aux, Tuner, Phono MC und MM. Besonders gute Phonosektion. Damals wie heute high end. Es geht naürlich teuerer, aber kaum besser.
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 10
10

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Scytales a Audio Enthusiast, Audio Review
5 August 2008
  • Summary: I look for a functionnal preamplifier which I can paired with a set of separated amplifiers. The purchase was intented to be just an interim. I bought this Yamaha used after intensive thougts about quality/price ratio.
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 6
6.0

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rotelfan a Audio Enthusiast, Audio Review
9 November 2004
  • Summary: I have been using this preamp for the past 5 years now. Recently I purchased a top of the line Yamaha home theater receiver, and used the receiver as the preamp/processor. To my surprise, using the receiver as the preamp, even in stereo mode, gave me better sound compared to using the cx-1 as the...
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Overall 10
10
Value for money 8
8.0

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Joe Bonvie a Audio Enthusiast, Audio Review
13 January 2000
  • Summary: This is a wonderful piece of machinery. I am quite familier with Yamaha mid-priced receivers and although I love their clean sound, the high end can be a little agressive. None of that is evident with this pre-amp.
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Overall 10
10

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Mike Reid a an Audiophile, Audio Review
9 August 1999
  • Summary: I have owned many mid-to-high end components, and I am thriled with the CX-1! Some of the features that I really like about this delightfully simple pre-amp are:- gold-plated inputs/outputs - 4-gang volume control - excellent construction quality - neutral sound quality - ability to bypass internal...
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Overall 10
10

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Ron L a an Audio Enthusiast, Audio Review
2 August 1999
  • Summary: Bought the unit for $350 on clearance. They're getting cheap since surround receivers are dominating the market. I wanted a basic pre-amp that wouldn't alter the music in any way when playing CD's. Basic unit, typical high end 2 channel pre-amp. At 20 lbs you know it's a serious piece.
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