Convergence
Convergence
Convergence

Convergence Phono Stage

The Convergence is the latest new phono stage from Tron. Designed to offer exceptional performance for a very modest price and is available for MM and MC cartridges. The Convergence offers the same unique design and build quality as Tron's top of the range electronics.

Here are some design features:

  • Passive RIAA
  • Very short signal path
  • Choke regulated power supply
  • Valve/Tube complement: 2 x 12AX7, 1 x 12AU7/5814
  • Separate filament supplies
  • High quality film capacitors
  • Precision matched RIAA capacitors
  • Ceramic valve/tube bases
  • High quality custom MC transformers
  • High quality gold RCA connectors
  • CNC machined chassis
  • Hand assembled in England
  • All parts supplied by English companies

 

 

Specification

  • Input:- 1 x RCA (L & R)
  • Input Impedance:- MM 47K (48dB gain), MC 470R (68dB gain)
  • Optional "high gain":- MC 117R (74dB gain)
  • Input Sensitivity:- MM - 2 volts RMS for 5mV input. MC - 2 volts RMS for 0.5mV input
  • Output: Connections:- 1 x RCA (L & R)
  • Output Impedance:- 600 ohms
  • Frequency Response:- 20Hz – 20KHz (+/- 1dB)
  • Power Consumption:- (115v & 230v) - 17watts 
  • Size:- (L x W x H inc feet) 335mm x 170mm x 108mm
  • Weight:- 3.15kgs

The output stage has a low impedance high current output, which enables it to be used with any pre-amp or main amplifier, whether valve or transistor, or even a transformer type volume control (TVC).

The Convergence Phono is also available in a Signature version. The "Signature" version has selected components fitted, plus a few other improvements incorporated that Graham found to improve the audio fidelity even further. 

 

Reviews

Convergence - Charlie Chan (April 2015)

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