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ELAC - Alchemy Preamplifier - Black

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Model: AS-DDP2-BK     UPC: 858552007486

MQA capable; XLR, RCA, USB, coaxial, optical, AES/EBU, and I2S (Alchemy and HDMI); Ethernet, Bluetooth, WiFi streaming; iOS and Android app configuration; Discovery, Spotify Connect, AirPlay, Roon Ready endpoint


Three-in-one design Combines high-quality digital-to-analog converter, preamp and digital streamer in one piece.
1U rack-mountable housing Allows use in an industrial environment.
Supports variety of services Include PCM, DSD, DoP, ROON endpoint, Spotify Connect, Discovery and AirPlay for a flexible use.
MQA capable Offers excellent sound reproduction.
Digital inputs Include USB, two Coaxial, two Optical, AES/EBU, and two I2S (Alchemy and HDMI) inputs to offer flexible connectivity.
Analog inputs Include XLR Balanced and two RCA unbalanced outputs to connect more devices.
Analog outputs Include XLR balanced, one RCA unbalanced fixed gain and one RCA unbalanced variable for a flexible connectivity options.
Ethernet port Allow to perform software updates, command and control operations.
Toroidal transformer and linear power supply For analog stages.
iOS and Android app configuration Along with IR control and learning allow for flexible control and configuration.
OLED display Provide clear user information.
Number of Outputs
  • 3
App-Controlled
  • Yes
Product Depth
  • 15 inches
IP Control
  • Yes
Output(s)
  • RCA
  • XLR
Streaming Services
  • Spotify
Preamp/Processor Design
  • Solid State
Color Category
  • Black
Number of Channels
  • 2.1
Number of Coaxial Digital Audio Inputs
  • 2
Input(s)
  • Coaxial
  • Ethernet
  • HDMI
  • Optical
  • RCA
  • USB
  • XLR
Manufacturer's Warranty - Labor
  • 1 year
Number Of Inputs
  • 11
Number Of USB Inputs
  • 1
Number of HDMI Inputs
  • 1
Ethernet Port(s)
  • Yes
Manufacturer's Warranty - Parts
  • 1 year
Product Weight
  • 14 pounds
Model Number
  • AS-DDP2-BK
Number of Analog Audio Inputs
  • 3
Number of HDMI Outputs
  • 0
Color
  • Black
Bluetooth Enabled
  • Yes
Rack Size
  • 1U
Wi-Fi Built-in
  • Yes
Product Height
  • 2 inches
Product Name
  • Alchemy Preamplifier
Brand
  • ELAC
Surround Sound Supported
  • Not Applicable
Video Up Conversion
  • No
Effect Type(s)
  • None
Product Width
  • 17.5 inches

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What’s included

  • ELAC Alchemy Preamplifier
  • Power cords
  • Owner's manual

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Number of Outputs
  • 18
Product Depth
  • 13.9 inches
3D-Ready
  • No
Output(s)
  • 3.5mm audio
  • Other
  • RCA
  • Toslink optical
  • XLR
Preamp/Processor Design
  • Solid State
Color Category
  • Black
Headphone Jack
  • Yes
Number of Channels
  • 1
Remote Control Included
  • Yes
Input(s)
  • Ethernet
  • Optical digital audio
  • RCA
  • RS 232
  • USB
  • XLR
Manufacturer's Warranty - Labor
  • 5 years
Number Of Inputs
  • 19
Number Of USB Inputs
  • 2
Number of HDMI Inputs
  • 0
Wireless Multi-Room Audio
  • No
Manufacturer's Warranty - Parts
  • 5 years
Product Weight
  • 20 pounds
Model Number
  • RC-1590 BLACK
Number of HDMI Outputs
  • 0
Color
  • Black
Rack Size
  • 3U
Product Height
  • 5.7 inches
Product Name
  • Stereo Preamplifier RC-1590
Number of Subwoofer Pre Outs
  • 2
Brand
  • Rotel
Phantom Power
  • No
Phase Invert
  • No
Surround Sound Supported
  • Not Applicable
Video Up Conversion
  • No
Effect Type(s)
  • Other
Product Width
  • 17 inches
HD Radio Tuner
  • No


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