A special edition of Little Dot’s flagship single-ended headphone amp/preamp, the MK IV SE features the original MK IV’s solidly built aluminum chassis, internal jumper, and double gain switches—plus a few striking improvements. This version boasts a Neutrik headphone jack upgrade, premium RCA connectors, and premium circuit component upgrades in key signal path locations. The SE also replaces its predecessor’s vacuum tubes with M8100/CV4010 driver tubes and 6H30PI gold-pin power tubes.
Note: At checkout, you’ll have your choice between the 110V and 220V models.
The MK IV SE is equipped with a SEPP OTL in class-A circuit design, gold damping rings around all four tubes, and an ALPS-27 potentiometer on the thick front panel. The internal jumper allows for a wider range of tube-rolling fun with equivalents, derivatives, and direct replacements to the existing tubes. As for the sound, this amp/preamp delivers a wide soundstage with extended bass and precise 3D imaging, performing effortlessly with any headphone impedance. After a few hundred hours of burn-in, you’ll experience a markedly smoother sound.
All orders will be shipped by Massdrop.
Estimated ship date is Apr 15, 2016 PT.
After the drop ends, payment will be collected. To deliver the best value to the group the request will then be submitted to the vendor up front, making all sales final. Be sure to check the discussion page for updates.