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Pioneer TX-8500

AM/FM Stereo Analogue Tuner (1977-79)

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Pioneer TX-8500


Tuned type AM RF amplifier circuit incorporates a newly developed high sensitivity, low distortion IC and 2-gang variable capacitor.

These contribute to advanced imaging and RF interference rejection capabilities.

Since optimum AGC voltage is supplied to each section, stable reception can be obtained with low spurious interference and distortion even in high field strength areas.


Type: Mono/Stereo Tuner

Tuning Bands: FM, MW

Tuning Scale: Analogue

Sensitivity: 1.8uV (FM), 300uV (MW)

Signal to Noise Ratio: 75dB (FM), 50dB (MW)

Distortion: 0.8% (FM)

Selectivity: 80dB (FM), 30dB (MW)

Frequency response: 20Hz to 15kHz (FM)

Output: 650mV (FM), 200mV (MW)

Dimensions: 420 x 150 x 395mm

Weight: 8.1kg


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