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BEHRINGER has introduced its POWERPLAY PRO HA4600 professional headphone amplifier ($125.00 MSRP). Based on innovations derived from the very successful HA4400, the new HA4600 features some flexible switching possibilities.
Developed for the most demanding broadcast, digital production and professional recording applications, the HA4600 can be used as a reference unit to assess the quality of a final mix, and as a distribution amplifier for the addition of playbacks in studio use. The POWERPLAY PRO HA4600 four independent high-power stereo amplifiers each with a stereo aux input, mono/stereo and left/right mute switches, balance and volume controls and more, plus numerous master features, in a single rack space.
The unit features three headphone outputs for each channel with one on the front and two on the rear panel, thus offering connections for up to 12 headphone sets. Ultra musical 2-band equalizers per channel enable users to effectively adapt the sound to their requirements. Independent input/aux sections provide up to four stereo mixes. Stereo aux inputs for each channel permit the inclusion of additional instruments or sound sources.
An adjustable direct in on the front panel provides connection of any additional stereo signal source. Furthermore, paralleled main outputs allow cascading of several headphone amplifiers. Accurate 8-digit LED output meters for each channel enable precise level control.
Tthe rugged POWERPLAY PRO HA4600 also utilizes ultra low-noise JRC4580 operational amplifiers , and a shielded toroidal power transformer guarantees a minimum of noise interference. High quality detented ALPS potentiometers and illuminated switches throughout help keep operation easy. Servo-balanced, gold-plated XLR and 1/4" TRS in- and outputs ensure clean signals.