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Akai AS-1080DB

Solid State FM/AM/MPX 4-Channel Stereo Receiver (1976-77)

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Akai AS-1080DB


4-channel Dolby recording and playback with an ordinary tape deck for the first time in audio history - this is only one of the many outstanding features of the new AS-1080 DB.

This new 4/2 channel compatible receiver incorporates all the latest engineering techniques and offers performance quality to match anything on the market today.

Yet the cost of this deluxe model is far below what you would expect to pay for such quality.

Robust 3 mm thick aluminium front panel with easy to operate precise controls. Designed for efficient operation of present and future audio capability.


Tuning range: FM, MW

Power output: 80W/ch (stereo), 40W/ch into 8Ω (quadraphonic)

Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz

Total harmonic distortion: 0.2%

Input sensitivity: 3mV (MM), 160mV (line)

Signal to noise ratio: 80dB (MM), 90dB (line)

Channel separation: 50dB (MM)

Dimensions: 520 x 182 x 409mm

Weight: 19.3kg

Accessories: FM dipole antenna, dolby level adjustment tape, 4 channel test record


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