Sound Devices MP-1 Preamp

Sound Devices MP-1 Preamp
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Sound Devices MP-1 Preamp

Designed for high-definition field production environments, the studio-quality MP-1 is an ideal line-driver for critical radio, television, and film applications.

The MP-1 is extremely durable and easy to use. With rugged mechanical and electrical construction and high-quality components it will provide years of superb audio performance under the most punishing field conditions.

Key Features

  • Superb audio specifications
  • 66 dB of gain, in eleven discrete steps
  • Transformer-balanced input and output
  • Phantom power - 48 volt or 12 volt
  • High pass filter @  80 Hz or 160 Hz, 6 dB/octave
  • Limiter makes unit virtually "unclippable"
  • High current line output drive
  • Excellent immunity to RF interference.
  • Battery power (two x AA)
  • Durable mechanical construction
 
 

“ Quality product from SoundDevices. 66dB of gain, high pass filter, superb limiter and AA battery power. If you need headphone monitoring choose the MM-1 Preamp. Loses a star for no headphone capability and click stop gain adjustment. ” - Pinknoise Systems.

Specifications

Equivalent Input Noise -126 dBu (-128 dBV) maximum (150 ohm source, flat weighting, 22 - 22 kHz bandwidth, gain control set at 50% or higher, phantom power off)
Output Clipping Level (Line) +22 dBu minimum with 100k ohm load, +20 dBu minimum with 600 ohm load
Dynamic Range 110 dB minimum
THD + Noise 0.05% maximum (from 60 Hz to 22 kHz @ +4 dBu output level, 22 Hz - 22 kHz filter bandwidth, gain control at 50%, phantom off)
Inputs Transformer-balanced, 2k ohm input impedance
Outputs (XLR) s/n < 0507 - impedance-balanced, 120 ohm output impedance, s/n >0507 - active-balanced, 120 ohm output impedance
Outputs (Tape) Unbalanced, tip-left, ring-right, sleeve-ground, 2.4k ohm output impedance
Power (Internal) 2 AA alkaline batteries, 6 hours life typical with +4 dBu signal into 600 ohms, no phantom power
Power LED Green indicates power and good battery. Red indicates power and low battery. LED turns red when approximately 1 hour of battery life remain (with phantom power off). Green with external DC power.
Frequency Response 20 Hz - 30 kHz, +0.1, -0.5 dB; -1 dB at 5 Hz & 50 kHz (relative to 1 kHz with 150 ohm source, gain controls set at 50%)
Input Clipping Level -10 dBu minimum
Output Clipping Level (Tape) +11 dBu (2.75 V RMS) minimum with 100k ohm load
Common Mode Rejection Ratio 100 dB minimum at 80 Hz, 60 dB minimum at 10 kHz
Channel Separation Greater than 80 dB at 1 kHz (gain controls set to 50%)
High-Pass Filters 80 Hz or 160 Hz (switch selectable), 6 dB per octave
Phantom Power 48 V through 6.8k resistors or 15 V through 680 ohm resistors (switch selectable)
Limiter Thresholds adjustable per channel from -10 dBu to +17 dBu, 10:1 limiting ratio, 5 mS attack time, 100 mS release time, Amber/Red LED indicates limiting/clipping, Dual mono or stereo linked
Internal Voltage Rails ±15 V, regulated
Polarity All inputs to all outputs, non-inverting. Pin-2 of XLRs "hot" to unbalanced inputs and outputs.
Metering Seven segment GaN (Gallium Nitride) LED meter with three intensities, peak responding
Operating Temperature Range 0 to 70 degrees C, 32 to 160 degrees F
Dimensions 43 mm x 94 mm x 140 mm (h x w x d), (1.7" x 3.7" x 5.5")
Weight (unit only) 0.8 kg, 2.0 lbs.
Weight (packaged) 1.2 kg, 3.0 lbs.
Certifications Meets FCC Part 15 Class B, eligible to bear CE mark

Delivery Services

At Pinknoise Systems we like to offer our customers a wide choice of delivery options for their orders, and our prices are affordable and competitive. We also use only the best, most reliable couriers and delivery services to get your equipment where it needs to be - quickly and securely. Please find an outline of our services, prices and timescales below.

Service Timescale Price
UK Mainland Royal Mail Small Parcel 2-4 Days £3.99
UK Offshore Royal Mail 2-4 Days £9.99
UK Standard Courier 2-4 Days £6.49
UK Express Courier Next Day £7.99
International Shipping From 1-10 Days (Full Details) From £15.00

Delivery Times

Delivery times are based on when the package(s) leaves our premises. Sometimes, due to stock restrictions or a non-completed order, delivery may take longer as there is a delay with couriers, which is unfortunately out of our hands. If your order is urgent, or details change, please do let us know.
For full details, fees, and time schedules, please see our Delivery Information page.

Returns & Refunds

New items: You can return goods you have ordered from us for any reason, at any time within 30 working days of receipt (14 to initiate the process), for a full refund or for an exchange for a different product from our range. Items must be packed suitably and insured for full loss in the event of a delivery problem. Pinknoise Systems will not be responsible for lost or damaged return goods. Lost or damaged goods may affect the level of refund you receive. For full details of our returns policy, please click here.

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Model:  SD-MP1
Part No.:  MP-1
Manufacturer:  Sound Devices

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