A timeless classic...
Featuring a cool, 1960s retro design, the C22 has been updated to modern standards to deliver a performance on par with any other McIntosh preamp. Electromagnetic input switching provides reliable, noiseless and distortion free operation. Low distortion levels of all types are less than 0.08%, allowing music to be presented with total transparency and accuracy.
Perfect combination with a pair of McIntosh MC75's
While featuring a retro look, timeless McIntosh design cues such as a partial black glass front panel, knobs and brushed aluminum end caps allows the C22 to seamlessly blend in with other McIntosh components to create one cohesive system.
Key Design Highlights
Wide array of Balanced and Unbalanced Inputs
Adjustable Loading Phono (MM & MC) Inputs
High Quality Analogue Bass & Treble Control
Stunning Build and Sound Quality
Low Noise, extended frequency range design
The C22 has been reviewed very positively:
Enjoy the music:
"This combination of C22 preamplifier and MC75 amplifiers was a joy to have in my home. Not only did they sound marvelous but their throw-back look took me back to a time of my youth that was wonderful to remember"
For more detailed information, have a read of the brochure: McIntosh C22 Pre-Amp, (.pdf Format; 2103Kb)