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CREEK EVOLUTION 50A integrated amplifier

Creek’s new entry level model is a class A/B design claimed to deliver 55Wpc into 8ohms.It offers four single-ended and one balanced input,one of which can accommodate one of three MM or MC plug-in phono boards.The clean front panel has input-selector and volume knobs.Balance and tone controls,and a large display.The Creek produced an uncolored midrange,impressive bass impact,and air,said BJR.”an involving,flexible,and good-sounding piece of electronics,”he concluded,adding that it ”sounds more poweful than its rating would imply”.Considering its affordable price,Creek’s Evolution 50 A measures fundamentally well,said JA,though he points out that its output stage is underbiased.                                                  now: 895 €

(Stereophile vol 36 nr.8 WWW)