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Stereo preamps are known for being the audiophile component that is responsible to raising and lowering volume as well as switching analog inputs. In the old days, many stereo preamps also had phono stages but today's more cutting edge preamps have HDMI switching for video, subwoofer outputs, digital audio inputs and streaming features like Apple's Airplay. To keep up on the latest in stereo preamps enjoy this new archive below on stereo preamps. Click here to read a full archive of audiophile grade stereo preamps from top brands like Krell, Mark Levinson, Benchmark, Audio Research, Pass Labs, Decware, VTL, Lamm and many others. Read the full review archive on this HomeTheaterReview.com page.

NAD Introduces C 510 Direct Digital Preamp/DAC

NAD Introduces C 510 Direct Digital Preamp/DAC

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

This month, NAD will launch a new stereo preamp and DAC, the C 510, that uses the same Direct Digital processing first utilized in NAD's Master Series M2 amplifier. It sports a variety of digital inputs (USB, HDMI, SPDIF) and... Read More

 
Parasound Halo P 5 Preamplifier Now Available

Parasound Halo P 5 Preamplifier Now Available

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Parasound has replaced the company's flagship Halo P 3 preamplifier. Now available from the company is the Halo P 5. The Halo P 5 is Parasound's new flagship preamplifier and it shows. Read More

 
Pass Labs Introduces 
Two-Chassis, Dual-Mono Xs Preamplifier

Pass Labs Introduces 
Two-Chassis, Dual-Mono Xs Preamplifier

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Pass Laboratories is showcasing a new preamplifier at the 2013 CES. This new preamplifier, the Xs Preamp, is designed to complement the company's offerings in the Xs series of amplifiers. Read More

 
Krell Unveils Phantom III Modular Preamplifier

Krell Unveils Phantom III Modular Preamplifier

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Krell has been making preamplifiers for a long time, but with the modular nature of the company's new Phantom III preamplifier, Krell offers its first unit to feature digital options for the consumer to take advantage of. Read More

 
Antelope Audio to Unveil Rubicon - an Atomic Preamp

Antelope Audio to Unveil Rubicon - an Atomic Preamp

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Antelope Audio has taken a technology long associated with the pro audio world and packaged it for consumers to enjoy with the Rubicon preamp, which will use atomic technology to improve audio playback. Read More

 
The Evolution of the Two-Channel Preamp

The Evolution of the Two-Channel Preamp

By Andrew Robinson

 

The two-channel preamp has been due for an overhaul for a while now and it seems that the process is beginning with several of the new products hitting the market from several of the major manufacturers. But why is it happening now? Read More

 
Pass Labs Introduces XP-30 Flagship Preamplifier

Pass Labs Introduces XP-30 Flagship Preamplifier

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Pass Labs has delivered a new stereo preamplifier to rest at the top of the XP line as the new flagship model: the XP-30. Given the features listed by the company, the XP-30 looks to be an impressive component. Read More

 
Parasound Introduces the Halo JC 3 Phono Preamplifier

Parasound Introduces the Halo JC 3 Phono Preamplifier

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Looking for an audiophile bargain? Parasound has a John Curl designed stereo preamp called the Parasound JC-3 phono preamp that will make your records talk to you in subtle tones in ways that other preamps simply can't compete. Read More

 
Lamm's New LL2.1 Preamp To Debut at CES

Lamm's New LL2.1 Preamp To Debut at CES

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

When it comes to high end audiophile tubes there is no brand more mighty than Lamm Audio. Their pricey gear makes audiophiles weep with misguided lust. Their new Lamm Audio Lamm LL2.1 replaces the Read More

 
Einstein Audio's 19 Tube Audiophile Preamp

Einstein Audio's 19 Tube Audiophile Preamp

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Germany's Eniestein Audio might be the most smart audiophile brand known to man but their Tiny Tim audiophile demo at the past Consumer Electronics Show was a frightful sight (or sound) to behold. Their new Mark II preamp... Read More