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Alice 503 Original price was: €345.Current price is: €330.

Alice 501T

Lunchbox Mic Pre with transformers.


SKU: 108168

Original price was: €345.Current price is: €330.


The Alice 501 Mic Amp is a remarkable piece of audio equipment designed to match a variety of studio microphones to mixers or digital workstations with uncompromised sound quality. Here are the key features and details that make the Alice 501 stand out:

Key Features:

  1. Transformer Input:
    • Features a proper transformer input, providing superior matching to studio microphones.
    • Transformers act as a voltage barrier and offer out-of-band signal protection.
  2. Discrete Mic Amplifier:
    • The mic amplifier is a discrete design created by Alice, ensuring stability and an excellent gain range.
    • Virtually impossible to overload, eliminating the need for an overload indicator.
  3. Gain Control:
    • The gain control provides a wide range to accommodate all types of microphones, from ribbon mics to studio condenser types.
  4. Transformer Output:
    • The output passes through another transformer to ensure an isolated balanced output and perfect matching to any line-level input.
  5. Front Panel Controls:
    • Phantom power switch for condenser microphones.
    • Rotary gain control for precise level adjustments.
    • Phase switch for changing the polarity of the audio.
    • HPF (High Pass Filter) switch to reduce low-frequency content and minimize floor rumble.
    • LED output level metering for accurate peak indication.
  6. Sound Quality:
    • Smooth, clean, and easy-to-listen-to sound character.
    • Designed to deliver a lovely mic amplification experience.

Technical Specifications:

  • 500 Series Module Standard:
    • Follows the 500 series module standard for compatibility with various systems.
  • Performance:
    • Frequency Response Linearity: +0, -0.4dB from 10Hz to 20KHz.
    • Minimum Gain: 32dB.
    • Maximum Gain: 78dB.
    • Maximum Output: +24dBu floating transformer balanced.
    • Noise Level: 126.8dB below input (measured at 60dB gain) from 20Hz to 20KHz.
    • Harmonic Distortion: 2nd order at 0.005%, 3rd order at 0.03% (at 0dB output, 1KHz).
    • High Pass Filter: 6dB/octave, 3dB down at 75Hz.
  • Additional Features:
    • Switchable Phantom Power.
    • 100% Made in the UK.

The Alice 501 Mic Amp is characterized by its meticulous design, high-quality components, and attention to detail, making it a top-notch choice for matching studio microphones with mixers or digital workstations.