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Teac AI-2000 Stereo Pre-Main Amplifier

by Teac

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  • Sculpted Aluminum Front panel
  • 180 W/channel into 4 ohms
  • unbalanced and 1 balanced analog input including bypass mode
  • A/B (dual) speaker outs, Headphone out & RIAA equalized Phono in
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Product Specifications

Brand NameTeac
Color NameBLACK

Technical Details

  • Brand Name: Teac
  • Model: AI-2000
  • Color Name: BLACK

Product Details

  • Product Dimensions: 17.1 x 15.9 x 6.1 inches ; 30.9 pounds
  • Shipping Weight: 39 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Shipping: This item is also available for shipping to select countries outside the U.S.
  • Shipping Advisory: This item must be shipped separately from other items in your order. Additional shipping charges will not apply.
  • ASIN: B0085TX460
  • Item model number: AI-2000
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #336,568 in Electronics (See Top 100 in Electronics)
  • Date first available at Amazon.com: June 1, 2012

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TEAC stereo pre-main amplifier

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By richard joseph c dee on December 17, 2013
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Solid, textured bass and sparkling highs atypical of digital amps. Sweet mids. Moderate soundstage width that is expected to open up with break-in. precise 3d placement of voices and instruments. Air and decay are very realistic. Can just sit back and listen to the music.

Source: t+a music player
Speakers: philharmonic Model 1
Cables & interconnects: kimber
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By calaf on July 28, 2014
I decided to take a risk and buy a Teac AI-2000 after reading enthusiastic reviews on a couple of French and German forums. I am really puzzled by the fact the Teac Distinction series is basically unknown in the UK and US: since I bought this online, I was not able to A-B it with any of its better known competitors around the $1K mark (Marantz, Yamaha, Peachtree, Arcam, etc), but I would venture to say the Teac is a notch or two above any integrated I have auditioned in terms of transparency, imaging (not surprising given the dual-mono design) and, above all, speed.

Pros:
1) Speed, toe-tapping speed across the spectrum. In particular the Teac has the fastest, tightest bass I have heard coming out my speakers or headphones (see #5). Listening to a drum or bass solo is exhilarating.
2) Excellent micro- and macro-dynamics: very satisfactory detail retrieving when listening to baroque chamber music at low volumes, and amazing composure when blasting hard-rock at furniture-shaking level (literally)
3) Nice flat response with a touch of midrange bloom and high frequency roll-off. Certainly there is not a hint of harshness even at extremely high volumes, and my speakers have a reputation for having a hot treble.
[EDIT: to judge the spectral response, I compared my DAC line out connected to the Teac preamp input with my DAC preamp out connected to the TEAC bypass input. Overall I prefer the TEAC preamp character, but if one is looking for ultimate flatness and only listens to very well recorded material, using the bypass input further increases the amp transparency]
4) Surprisingly good phono input: the Marantz amp I had before was supposed to have a great phono input, but the Teac has another level of transparency.
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