Benchmark PRE420 Mic Pre Mixer
Benchmark PRE420 Mic Pre Mixer,AED 10,905,United Arab Emirates Price,Dubai,Abu Dhabi

Benchmark PRE420 Mic Pre Mixer

Benchmark
Following checkout you will receive a Paypal invoice if your Benchmark order is in stock. The Benchmark PRE420 Mic Pre Mixer ships to most United Arab Emirates regions including Dubai , Abu Dhabi , Bahrain , Kuwait , Oman , Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
AED 10,905

Product Description

AudioBuy Reviews
The Benchmark PRE420 is a remarkable four-channel microphone preamplifier with an integrated stereo mix bus and stereo/mono solo bus in a sleek, 1u chassis.  The PRE420 is designed for maximum transparency, wide bandwidth, low-noise, low-distortion, and superior RF immunity.  It is well suited for the most demanding applications in studios and live venues.

Even high-end preamplifiers can mask subtle details because of intermodulation distortion, a symptom of RF interference and non-linear performance at ultra-sonic frequencies.  This non-linearity causes inter-modulation distortion (IMD) components that fold down to audible frequencies.

Unlike harmonic distortion (THD), IMD produces distortion tones that are very un-natural and non-musical.  IMD also masks and alters the subtle details of delicate high-frequency transients such as those produced by bells.  Benchmark MPS series preamps have always had outstanding high-frequency performance as well as freedom from IMD.  The PRE420 takes the Benchmark design one step further, and achieves the lowest IMD that we have ever measured in any microphone preamplifier - the innovative circuitry provides ultra-low distortion over a 500kHz bandwidth while maintaining RF-immunity in the most demanding environments.

The PRE420 is equipped with Benchmark's exclusive CMF1™™ RF-filter
The CMF1™ has been extensively tested and proven in Benchmark's MPS mic-pre series by experienced studio and remote recording engineers in heavy RF fields - such as venues in close proximity to broadcast antennas.  This RF-immunity is coupled with ultra-low distortion performance at high-frequencies beyond the reach of most mic-pres, giving your audio remarkable realism.  With amazingly low THD+N of 0.00024% (see specs), we welcome you to compare the PRE420's performance specifications with any other mic pre available.

MirrorPan™ Minimizes Distortion & Ensures Constant-Power Precision Panning
MirrorPan's™ innovative mirrored-circuitry, from which the name is derived, eliminates the non-linear distortion caused by potentiometer wiper-current.  The result is excellent channel separation and remarkably accurate imaging.  The center-detent position is factory calibrated for precise center-placement.

Elegant & Completely Unique Feature Set
An elegant and completely unique feature set compliments the uncompromised sonic integrity of the PRE420.

A solo section allows monitoring of any channel or combination of channels (with switchable stereo/mono) via control room XLR outputs and the integrated HPA2™ - Benchmark's signature high-current, 0-Ohm headphone amplifier.  The PRE420's main mix bus XLR outputs are monitored via a dual, variable intensity signal level meter and peak-warning indicator*.

Each of the four channels has an independent direct XLR output, a variable intensity signal level meter and peak-warning indicator*, and MirrorPan™ control.  Each channel features a precisely matched 41-position first-stage gain control factory preset to a maximium gain of 60dB (internally adjustable up to 70dB for special applications).

The next evolution of Benchmark's legendary MPS-420 microphone preamplifier.
The PRE420 is the next evolution of Benchmark's legendary MPS-420 microphone preamplifier.  We have improved the performance while adding meters, a mix bus, a solo bus, and an internal power supply.  The added features do not compromise the performance of the classic Benchmark design.  In all respects, the PRE420 meets or exceeds the performance of the MPS series preamps.

RF-Immune Wide Bandwidth Design
The entire PRE420 has a 500 kHz bandwidth - and wide bandwidth demands exceptional RF filtering and shielding.  The multi-layer printed circuit board uses a special construction technique that creates a 3-dimensional shield surrounding all signal traces.

Each microphone input features Benchmark's exclusive CMF1™™ common-mode RF input filter.  This circuit removes common-mode RF interference without affecting the balanced microphone input signal.  The CMF1™™ has always been a key component in Benchmark preamps, and has resulted in a proven track record for exceptional performance in difficult high-RF venues.

Microphone Inputs
Each of the PRE420's four microphone inputs includes switches for +48V Phantom power, a 20dB pad, and a 40Hz high-pass filter.

The PRE420 achieves outstanding performance over a wide range of input levels.  Gain is controlled by matched 41-detent pots and is adjustable over a range of 22dB to 60dB (without pad), or 2dB to 40dB (with pad enabled).  The mix bus can provide an additional gain of up to 6 dB.

High-Current XLR Analog Outputs
The PRE420 has a total of 8 XLR-type analog outputs: four direct outputs, two control room outputs, and two stereo outputs.  All outputs feature low-distortion, high-current drivers that easily handle long cables and other less-than-ideal loads.

Astonishingly low-noise stereo mix
The PRE420 features an astonishingly low-noise stereo mix bus driven by Benchmark's proprietary MirrorPan™ circuitry to achieve precise, distortion-free, constant-power panning.  The mix bus allows pristine direct-to-stereo recording from up to four microphones.  The balanced stereo outputs are equipped with meters and a master level control.

Convenient Flexibility & Un-compromised Performance
The convenient flexibility of these unique features in no way compromises the pristine audio path.  The PRE420's RF-immune, wide-bandwidth circuitry faithfully delivers stunningly high resolution to all direct, stereo, control room, and headphone outputs.

Ugged Yet Elegant Chassis
A ugged 1u enclosure includes an internal power supply that supports all international voltages and has generous margins for over-voltage and under-voltage conditions.  It features a core-banded toroidal transformer in a shielded enclosure.
 
Benchmark PRE420 Mic Pre Mixer Features
  •     Ultra-low noise/distortion: (THD+N @ 22dB Gain 10Hz-20kHz = 0.00027%)
  •     RF-immune, wide bandwidth (500kHz)
  •     Stereo mix bus & isolated stereo/mono solo bus
  •     MirrorPan™ - Benchmark's proprietary zero-distortion, constant-power panning technology
  •     3 direct XLR outputs, 2 control room XLR outputs, & 2 stereo XLR outputs
  •     HPA2™ - Benchmark's signature high-current, 0-Ohm headphone amplifier with convenient, switchable mute control room output on headphone insertion.
  •     Adjustable peak warning indicator & variable intensity signal level meter on each channel & mix bus
  •     Independently switchable +48V phantom power, 40Hz switchable high-pass filter, & -20dB pad.

Pricing

The   includes a 1 Year return to base warranty. This warranty applies to all   equipment which has developed a manufacturer defect during application. Please contact us to confirm the availability and lowest price for any   product. For quotes and price matching requests, contact us and include the competing website address.

 


Brand  
Condition Sealed / New
Price  
Insured Value  
Delivered Price Shown at checkout


Look no further than AudioDubai when buying   gear online in the United Arab Emirates , always at the lowest price with free shipping to all locations serviced by FEDEX UAE. Please contact us for stock availability , price quotes , expedited shipping quotes or to arrange a return of your   (for the full purchase price of  ). You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. AudioDubai are very proud to carry a large selection of   gear. You demand quality, reliability, and innovative design from your gear, and we're here to help you find exactly what you need. We're glad to answer any questions you have and you can always depend on AudioDubai to give you the best possible value on musical instruments and accessories with responsive customer service.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I check for stock levels?

Email "support@audio-buy.online" to enquire about current stock levels for the  . We aim to stock popular items at all times and are able to quickly order in products if they are currently not in stock. In the event of product backorder or product discontinuation your order will be cancelled and a payment request (Paypal) will not be processed.

 

Do we ship   products internationally?

Yes. AudioBuy ship the majority of   products to all international locations serviced by FEDEX. You will be notified during checkout if your   order is unable to be delivered to your region due to manufacturer restrictions and/or other shipping restrictions. All listed prices are inclusive of FEDEX shipping costs. 

 

What is the process after I checkout?

Following checkout your order number will be generated and stock availability confirmed before a Paypal invoice is emailed to your registered email address. If your order is not in stock and cannot be shipped within 10 business days then your order will be cancelled. If your order is in stock or can be ordered from the manufacturer for FEDEX dispatch within 10 business days then we will email a Paypal invoice to complete payment.

 

When do I pay?

You do not pay at checkout. If your order is in stock or readily available from the manufacturer then a Paypal payment request (invoice) will be emailed to you 2-24 hours following checkout. This is to ensure that we do not collect payment for orders which cannot be promptly dispatched and delivered.

 

When will my Paypal invoice arrive?

Following checkout your Paypal invoice will be emailed to you within 24 hours if your entire is in stock or readily available with the manufacturer.

 

When will my order be delivered?

Following Paypal payment your order will be FEDEX dispatched within 1-2 business days if your order is in stock. If your order is only in stock with the manufacturer then we will require up to 10 business days to FEDEX dispatch your order. After your order has been shipped we will email your FEDEX tracking number to the email address you provided during checkout / account sign-up. The average FEDEX transit time is 3-5 business days to most international locations. 

 

Can you price match with another retailer?

Yes. Contact "support@audio-buy.online" with the product name and the competing website's URL. Our total price including FEDEX delivery is currently  . When comparing prices with other retailers be aware that their prices may not include international FEDEX shipping costs.

 

Do we sell used or second hand   products?

No. AudioBuy only sell brand new and sealed   products which are sourced from the respective and legitimate manufacturer (  ).

 

Do I need to have a Paypal account to complete payment?

No. Paypal provide the option of completing payment with your Paypal account if you are already a member , if you do not have a Paypal account you will be prompted to complete payment using a debit or credit card. All Paypal payments are subject to approval and will be promptly refunded if AudioBuy or Paypal review the transaction to be unauthorised.

Antelope Audio United Arab Emirates
Roger Linn Design United Arab Emirates
Dangerous Music United Arab Emirates
Audix Microphones United Arab Emirates
Joemeek United Arab Emirates
JHS Guitar Pedals United Arab Emirates
Ovation Guitars United Arab Emirates
Godin Guitars United Arab Emirates