Nobsound® MS-10D Hybrid Tube Amplifier Power Amplifier Review 0

The Nobsound® MS-10D Hybrid Tube Amplifier Power Amplifier is currently among the most in-demand tube amplifier on the market. The amplifier is actually regarded as Nobsound’s flagship product but its attractive appearance, durability and ability to produce fantastic sound quality give it higher ratings from hi-fidelity sound fanatics and stereo sound enthusiasts.

In addition, it is also admired for its budget-friendly price that enables hi-fi people with limited budgets to afford it. Finally, this tube amplifier is quite durable and does not damage easily. Thus, it is viewed as one of the most cost-effective in its class.

Features

  • Dimensions 1.3×1.1×0.6 inches
  • Weighs about 10 pounds
  • Features an elegant and upscale exterior appearance
  • Flaunts a straightforward yet functional design
  • Equipped with 2-piece 6N1 and 2-piece 6P1 Beijing tubes
  • Output power of 25W+25W
  • Input power of 100W
  • Input sensitivity of 300mV and input impedance of 47kohm
  • Features an output impedance of 4-16ohm
  • Voltage requirement of 100V-240V
  • Comes with 2 channels and a single headphone slot
  • Fitted with knobs to adjust the bass and treble
  • Has RCA audio input jacks
  • Equipped with high and low regulation knobs
  • Equipped with gold-plated type terminal

Pros

The Nobsound® MS-10D Hybrid Tube Amplifier Power Amplifier is a bestselling option for many stereo sound enthusiasts and those who love to listen to Hi-Fi sounds since it comes with a decent, simple yet functional exterior design. It is also popular among consumers since it is portable, comes with user-friendly controls along with the independent high and low regulation knobs.

In addition, the Nobsound® MS-10D Hybrid Tube Amplifier Power Amplifier is admired for its high-grade components responsible for boosting its level of durability. Its delicately-assembled design makes the device resilient to elements that might damage it.

Thus, it is not damaged and is known as one of the most cost-effective amplifier in its class. On top of that, the product is sold at a very budget-friendly price.

Cons

The Nobsound® MS-10D Hybird Tube Amplifier Power Amplifier has a number of downsides. First, it is relatively heavy compared to other similarly-priced rivals. Second, it lacks some advanced features that some of its closest competitors provide.

Third, it is not available in some parts of the US. Finally, it is not sold with an applicable warranty.

Verdict

The Nobsound® MS-10D Hybird Tube Amplifier Power Amplifier despite of its downsides still remains a favorite for those who love good music and excellent sound quality since it is equipped with user-friendly control knobs that allow users to tune audio files to desired quality. In addition, the amplifier is made of durable and high-grade materials that protect it from damage.

On top of that, it comes at a reasonable price and can be procured even by those with limited budgets.

Comparison

Although the Nobsound® MS-10D Hybird Tube Amplifier Power Amplifier is regarded as one of the bestselling tube amplifiers on the market many, many also consider the APPJ PA0901A 6N4+6P14 Mini tube Amplifier Silver and the Gemtune APPJ PA1502A 6N4+6P6P tube headphone amplifier as top tube amplifier alternatives. Many usually go for either of the two since both are proven reliable and durable and made of high-quality materials.

The APPJ PA0901A 6N4+6P14 Mini tube Amplifier Silver is sold with dimensions 9×8.3×8.2 inches and weighs about 4.6 pounds. It is marketed as a minimalist integrated amplifier which is equipped with a pair of RCA inputs along with the passive voice control.

It is also fitted with a 6N4 twin triode responsible for feeding a single 6P14 per channel. It is also equipped with an advanced power supply system delivering an output of 3.5 watts per channel.

The Gemtune APPJ PA1502A 6N4+6P6P tube headphone amplifier on the other hand is offered as a Class A tube amplifier with single-ended triode along with 100% tube amplification. It comes with dimensions 9.1x8x7.9 inches and a weight of about 5.5 pounds.

It is equipped with 6P6P power amplification and 6N4 voltage amplification. The amplifier is actually designed for expansive soundstage presentations, lush tonal quality and for the resolution of finer musical details.

By taking a quick look at the features of the tube amplifiers discussed above, it is quite clear that out of the three the Nobsound® MS-10D Hybird Tube Amplifier Power Amplifier is the best option. This is because the product comes with a long list of useful features that the other two amplifiers have but sold at a lower price.

The APPJ PA0901A 6N4+6P14 Mini tube Amplifier Silver can considered be the second best choice as it comes with almost similar sets of features that the Nobsound® product provides but at a much higher price. The Gemtune APPJ PA1502A 6N4+6P6P tube headphone amplifier gets the third best spot because it is equipped with all the features provided by the other two products along with a few additional ones but at a much higher price.