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S.M.S.L - SH-9

Fully Balanced THX Desktop Amp

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Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 14% ₹ 8,528 ₹ 586
6 14% ₹ 4,338 ₹ 1,031
9 14% ₹ 2,942 ₹ 1,481
12 14% ₹ 2,245 ₹ 1,936
18 14% ₹ 1,548 ₹ 2,862
24 14% ₹ 1,200 ₹ 3,808
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 13% ₹ 8,514 ₹ 544
6 13% ₹ 4,326 ₹ 956
9 14% ₹ 2,942 ₹ 1,481
12 14% ₹ 2,245 ₹ 1,936
18 15% ₹ 1,560 ₹ 3,073
24 15% ₹ 1,212 ₹ 4,092
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 13% ₹ 8,514 ₹ 544
6 13% ₹ 4,326 ₹ 956
9 13% ₹ 2,930 ₹ 1,374
12 13% ₹ 2,233 ₹ 1,795
18 15% ₹ 1,560 ₹ 3,073
24 15% ₹ 1,212 ₹ 4,092
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 13% ₹ 8,514 ₹ 544
6 13% ₹ 4,326 ₹ 956
9 15% ₹ 2,954 ₹ 1,588
12 15% ₹ 2,256 ₹ 2,077
18 15% ₹ 1,560 ₹ 3,073
24 15% ₹ 1,212 ₹ 4,092
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 15% ₹ 8,542 ₹ 628
6 15% ₹ 4,351 ₹ 1,105
9 15% ₹ 2,954 ₹ 1,588
12 15% ₹ 2,256 ₹ 2,077
18 15% ₹ 1,560 ₹ 3,073
24 15% ₹ 1,212 ₹ 4,092
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 12.50% ₹ 8,507 ₹ 523
6 12.50% ₹ 4,320 ₹ 919
9 13.50% ₹ 2,936 ₹ 1,427
12 13.50% ₹ 2,239 ₹ 1,866
18 13.50% ₹ 1,542 ₹ 2,756
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 12.99% ₹ 8,514 ₹ 543
6 13.99% ₹ 4,338 ₹ 1,030
9 13.99% ₹ 2,942 ₹ 1,480
12 13.99% ₹ 2,244 ₹ 1,935
18 14.99% ₹ 1,559 ₹ 3,071
24 14.99% ₹ 1,212 ₹ 4,089
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 13% ₹ 8,514 ₹ 544
6 13% ₹ 4,326 ₹ 956
9 13% ₹ 2,930 ₹ 1,374
12 12% ₹ 2,221 ₹ 1,655
18 12% ₹ 1,524 ₹ 2,442
24 12% ₹ 1,177 ₹ 3,244
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 12% ₹ 8,500 ₹ 502
6 12% ₹ 4,314 ₹ 882
9 14% ₹ 2,942 ₹ 1,481
12 14% ₹ 2,245 ₹ 1,936
18 15% ₹ 1,560 ₹ 3,073
24 15% ₹ 1,212 ₹ 4,092
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 13% ₹ 8,514 ₹ 544
6 14% ₹ 4,338 ₹ 1,031
9 15% ₹ 2,954 ₹ 1,588
12 15% ₹ 2,256 ₹ 2,077
18 15% ₹ 1,560 ₹ 3,073
24 15% ₹ 1,212 ₹ 4,092
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 14% ₹ 8,528 ₹ 586
6 14% ₹ 4,338 ₹ 1,031
9 14% ₹ 2,942 ₹ 1,481
12 14% ₹ 2,245 ₹ 1,936
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 13% ₹ 8,514 ₹ 544
6 13% ₹ 4,326 ₹ 956
9 14% ₹ 2,942 ₹ 1,481
12 14% ₹ 2,245 ₹ 1,936
Tenure Interest% Installment Interest
3 13% ₹ 8,514 ₹ 544
6 13% ₹ 4,326 ₹ 956
9 14% ₹ 2,942 ₹ 1,481
12 14% ₹ 2,245 ₹ 1,936
18 15% ₹ 1,560 ₹ 3,073
24 15% ₹ 1,212 ₹ 4,092
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Ideal for
Audiophiles

Ideal for
Indoor Use

For Studio &
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4-Pin XLR
Balanced Output

Connect With
3-Pin XLR & RCA

3W x 2 @ 32Ω
Power Output

Volume
Controls

DESCRIPTION

THXAAA-888 HEADPHONE AMP POWERED WITH THE THX AAA TECHNOLOGY

Adopting the certified THX-888 module, the SMSL SH-9 delivers exceptional sonic performance empowering you to access high fidelity sound at your convenience. Moreover, the use of patented feed-forward error correction topology reduces colouration and distortion so that you get to experience pure, natural sound. The combination of THX-certified THXAAA-888 circuit, Bipolar linear amplifier circuit with patented feed-forward error correction topology eliminates all kinds of distortion and harmonic intermodulation.
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A PERFECT DESKTOP SYSTEM WITH AN ULTRA-COMPACT ALUMINUM DESIGN

Made out of precise CNC milled Aluminium Alloy, the body of the SMSL SH-9 sports an anodized and chamfered finish that not only adds to the charm but also makes the SH-9 durable. With high precision resistors, the SH-9 takes care of the temperature. You also get a high-quality 256 Bit high precision and low noise 256 level relay volume control with the SMSL SH-9. With S.M.S.L Patented 24W low noise high-efficiency power backup, the SH-9 delivers superb power-efficient performance.
NOTE: In a real case scenario, extra bits are not eliminated to provide more linear volume.

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DISTORTION-FREE SOUND AND HIGH POWER FOR  HIGH-QUALITY PURE SOUND

With THD ≤0.00006 and SNR >137dB, the SMSL SH-9 ensures noise/distortion-free sound for the best possible music listening. This incredible AMP comes with a function knob, display, RCA input, balanced stereo line input and an IR receiver and also supports 6.35mm output and a balanced RCA input and a 3-Pin XLR balanced output. It can produce power of up 6 Watts into 16 Ohm, 3 Watts into 32 Ohm Headphones and comes with 2 positions with switchable gain control. The thermal protection on the amp protects DC, over-voltage, over-current and short-circuit.

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SPECS

AUDIO PART
INPUTS Balanced x1, Unbalanced x1
OUTPUTS Balanced x1, Unbalanced x1
OUTPUT POWER 6W x 2 (16Ω)
3W x 2 (32Ω)
440mW x 2 (300Ω)
220mW x 2 (600Ω)
SNR 137dB, A-Weighted
REMAINING NOISE 1.9uV, A-Weighted
THD+N -123dB, 0.00006% (A-weighted)
THD+N -117dB, 0.00013% (20-20kHz, 32Ω, -3dB)
THD -125, 0.00006% (1kHz, 16Ω, -3dB)
INPUT IMPEDANCE 47kΩ
OUTPUT IMPEDANCE Near 0Ω
FREQUENCY RESPONSE 0.1Hz-500kHz (-3dB)
GAIN Low (+0dB), High (+10dB)
OTHER PARTS
VOLTAGE & FREQUENCY AC100-240V, 50-60 Hz
ENERGY CONSUMPTION 24W
STANDBY POWER <0.1W
DIMENSIONS 187.5x154x40(mm)
PACKAGING DIMENSIONS 282x232x79(mm)
WEIGHT 790g
IN THE BOX
BOX CONTENTS 1. S.M.S.L SH-9 THX AAA-888 Balanced Headphone Amp
2. Remote Control
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    1 Year Warranty

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    The Verge

    "Amazing amplifier. The SH-9 is very well built and it has unique features such as a screen and a remote. It offers killer price to performance ratio when you include the feature set into the equation."

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    Headfonia

    "SH-9 had much better volume control that gives it perfect volume matching down to the lowest setting. The noise floor is excellent on that THX amp with an incredibly smooth yet linear signal."

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    What Hi-Fi

    "SMSL SH-9 carries the highest performing THX-AAA-888 modules, some of the best relay-controlled volume pots, it offers plenty of power even for the most demanding headphones."

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    Inner Fidelity

    "This is another winner in my book from SMSL and I definitely recommend the SH-9! All my headphones performed outstandingly and my sensitive iems didn’t pick up any noise which was fantastic!"

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    Brilliant amp, when it works

    The amp stopped working within 2 weeks of purchase, keeps cutting out at high volumes and I've now had the amp in a state where its not working longer than I did when it was working. Definitely would recommend staying away from purchasing this

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