The Reference Phono 3 is a “state of the art” tube phono preamplifier from Audio Research. They have used all their knowledge about building great tube amplifiers, used their most advanced technology, and that has culminated in one of the very best sounding (tube) phono preamps ever build by any manufacturer
The Reference Phono 3 has two inputs, selectable RIAA curves and is fully adjustable.This Reference Phono 3 has been supplied by the official Dutch distributor and was only used by them as demo unit. Therefore it has never been sold to a customer. It has both single-ended and balanced in- and outputs and comes with the original box, manual and metal remote. Newprice (Europe): 16.290 euro (pricelist 2016 available), now for 8.500 euro.
Please note that the following terms and conditions apply for this offering:
For EU buyers these items come with a VAT invoice, the aforementioned price naturally includes 21% VAT.
For non-EU buyers the VAT tax amount included in the aforementioned price can be deducted if the items are physically exported outside the EU, please ask us for additional information.