Hard to much that hasn´t already been covered in the reviews, read them! What most surprised me after I invested more and more money into vinyl playback was the jump in dynamic capability. Junior Member; 1025 posts; Share; Posted December 17, 2016. The Parasound Halo JC 1 monoblock was designed by John Curl and since then has garnered an amazing amount of popularity and notoriety as a benchmark for amplifier performance and value. This is a review and detailed measurements of the Parasound JC2 Preamp. Too bad. While I agree about "rolling your own", … Very clean. Sticker shock, and a lot of good reviews online and from friends with their amps, led me to Emotiva. One A23+ for example. Halo has earned honors and awards that are unmatched. The JC2 was purchased used at a dealer which has a few scuff marks on the lid, which will not be visible once in the rack. Purchased new from an authorized dealer. Hi-Fi Forums. Parasound INT is a jack-of-all-trades integrated that has every single feature you could think (phono input, bass management crossover, DAC, etc.). everest rocks!! It was kindly sent to me by a member. On to separates! The new Parasound Halo JC 5 combines high power and ultra-high bias Class A/AB sonic quality at roughly two-thirds the price of a pair of JC 1s. While such ratings aren't everything, it does mean that over 12 years since the product was introduced, their editors still think it's one of the best out there. Noticed on their product line that they skipped JC 4. Conservative 8. The sound stage was a little lower than the Acurus which is a minor difference to many people. Comes with the original packaging and power cord. One of the best system I've heard had Gryphon amplifiers and the other had Absolare mono-amps. I've replace this with a JC5, so it's ready for a new home. The amplifier is in great condition. Paradigm Studio 100 V.4. However, this problem was totally eliminated with a product called Hum X by Ebtech (another highly recommended product). I noticed that Stereophile lists the Parasound Halo JC-1 in their most recent Recommended Products list in the "A" group for solid state power amps. Parasound JC5 thoughts Since I had paired Parasound and KEF in previous systems with much success (JC1’s and Reference 3), I jumped at the chance to hear the new JC5 and the Blade 2’s together. However, I have found another - as new - AQ Diamond 1.5 M ethernet, which is for sale at $397 (retail is $1599.95), insured shipping paid to anywhere in the... Really? Its in perfect condition -- absolutely no blemishes -- and has the NEW FACEPLATE! General Forum ; Breaking time Parasound P5 HALO Preamp IGNORED Breaking time Parasound P5 HALO Preamp. (Tap a star to rate) 5 4 3 2 1 ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ OUT OF 5. Top. Very clean. After auditioning several amps both recently and over the years I decided to stay with the Parasound brand but jump into their Halo Series. Tons of the folks there are using the Halo amplifiers to power their Maggies. Designed using the "essence" of the JC 1 monoblock, but with two channels squeezed into a single chassis, the JC5 has high bias Class A/AB topography capable of delivering 400 watts per channel. While such ratings aren't everything, it does mean that over 12 years since the product was introduced, their editors still think it's one of the best out there. Even has his autograph on it: Looks incredible. Re: PARASOUND. Discussion Forums; Brands; Home > Brands > Parasound. Had just about made my mind up on the Halo A21 till this new JC5 business came up. I've replace this with a JC5, so it's ready for a new home. Price listed includes a pair of Isotek 1.5m Premier power cables and a pair of 1.5m Bill's wonderful XLR cables. The only disappointment I have with the Halo A line is the binding posts and that the XLR inputs are not locking. Now let's all begin the speculation as to why there is no Windows 9, Type this into Google: "the number four in chinese culture", America's Biggest Small Town (a.k.a. Greetings, I'm new after a 40-year break from hi-fi in the 70s. Hi - I´m selling my Parasound JC2 BP preamp as I´m having to consolidate to an integrated amp. Recommended Posts. Parasound, based out of San Francisco, was founded by a former audio retailer Richard Schram. There is a reason, after all, that KEF has often partnered with Parasound to highlight their speakers at audio shows throughout the world! Parasound's mission is to put great sound into stunning packages, priced magnitudes lower than any competitor. I agree it looks like a great proposition. Prev; 1; 2; 3; Next ; Page 2 of 3 . The results have been clear: Parasound products have won best-in-class awards in the most popular audiophile publications year after year. I have used this along with their JC5 amp and it has been an amazing system. Purchased new from Audio Video Therapy in Nashua, NH four years ago. Also had a problem with ground loop hum (which my a/v tech told me was a problem he had noticed with a lot of Parasound amps he had installed). For sale is my trusty Parasound A21 amplifier. Watch Report This Ad. New Luxman MQ88-uSE Problems - KT88 is arcing and popping - Any ideas on what caused this. The JC2 is replaced with JC2 BP. Roon ROCK Server w/LPS, Schiit Yggdrasil A2, Denafrips Gaia, Denafrips Terminator, DIY Preamp, Parasound JC5, DIY FirstWatt F5 Turbo monoblocks, DIY Neurochrome Mod-286 monoblocks, DIY GR Research NX-Otica with dual 3-stack servo subs, PS Audio Power Plant 3, AQ Diamond USB, DH Labs cables (Red Wave PCs, Revelation XLR), GR-Research speaker cable, EtherRegen w/LPS Had just about made my mind up on the Halo A21 till this new JC5 business came up. post-15939666. Sorry BB, I was not patronising the forum members, as I did think it was common knowledge. rodrigaj. 12w class A, 400W AB 8 Ohm, very high current amp. Nice touch with the signature. Search for "Club Halo Parasound" on Google and the first link will be a Parasound forum. I … Meanwhile the JC5's output impedance is a low ~0.02ohm through the audio range and its frequency response an extended 1Hz-48kHz (±1dB). The amplifier is amazingly quiet, tonally balanced with an ability to deliver detail and layering in a price bracket just a notch below some of it’s bigger brothers. Parasound has announced a new £7000 stereo power amplifier, the Halo JC5. eightninesuited . I have never heard that before. Distortion is generally within Parasound's loose 0.05% rating at 0.001%/1W, 0.003%/10W and 0.0075%/100W through bass and midrange, increasing to 0.055%/20kHz at 10W/8ohm [see Graph 2]. Came to market to compete and better the original JC1 monos (stereophile class A rated for longest time) performance in 1 box. Is this the power amp your seeking to upgrade your system? to some owners; Very high value for the money. Help your community and rate it. PM I have two amps, and each amp is on a dedicated 20 amp line. Thanks, Bob! Own this? The design is … There is a reason, after all, that KEF has often partnered with Parasound to highlight their speakers at audio shows throughout the world! Details; Discussions; Posts; This discussion; Message User ; 7 posts. post #5916 of 6596 Old 04-09-2018, 06:58 AM. I just purchased a new amp for 3 times its MSRP price to better it. Audioshark Forum LLC, a Florida Corporation, Acoustic Treatments & Digital Room Correction. Item: Parasound JC2 in silver. This is a review and detailed measurements of the Parasound JC2 Preamp. to some owners; Very high value for the money. Parasound JC1 for sale. The AQ Diamond 3M ethernet is sold. eightninesuited is offline Quote. 2250 McKinnon Avenue San Francisco, CA 94124 This is one heavy preamplifier which weighs as much as some power amps! FORUMS. The Parasound Halo JC 3+ Phono Preamplifier In Use. To sum up my listening sessions the Parasound A 21 amp was very close in sound to the Acurus A250. no limits and i find it better than from the wall. But wait, that is for the unbalanced listening. 6 years old. Halo is our premier line with a reputation for going head-to-head with the most expensive equipment on the market, while costing a fraction of the price. This is evident with the release of the new Parasound A 21+ stereo power amp ($3150), the successor to the A 21, which was originally launched in 2003. Forum Veteran; Regulars; 1396 1994 posts; Posted August 12, 2019. Mint condition. Top contenders are thus far Pass and Parasound amps. I retired - we sold our house and bought a smaller house (an old house built in 1925). (Still have JBL L100s though). The JC5 was purchased in May 19 from authorised dealer and the JC2 was purchased used at a dealer 3 years ago which has a few scuff marks on the top on the top lid from previous owner. Nový zesilovač Parasound JC5 si nyní můžete poslechnout v pražském studiu VOIX. Best to yours, too!! Top contenders are thus far Pass and Parasound amps. Parasound has established close and long-term relationships, some spanning more … parasound’s halo jc5 amplifier is bold and powerful Parasound built the new Halo JC5 because its customers wanted an affordable version of the John Curl designed JC1 monobloc amplifier. Saying it’s a great value is a bit of a disservice. The Monolith (built by ATI I believe) may also be a good alternative to Emotiva. Discussion in 'Audio Hardware' started by Spitfire, Apr 14, 2018. Own this? The Halo JC5 can deliver 600W per channel into 4 Ohms and can be bridged to mono for 1,200W into 8 ohms. Very clean. slickmachine. Parasound was founded in 1981 by Richard Schram, and the company has been offering audio products under their own name as well as for OEM sales since then. The unit is in terrific shape except for the two small marks shown in the photos. Always appreciate your attention to this thread. Le Parasound Halo JC1 dispose également d'une entrée trigger et d'un mode de déclenchement automatique à la réception d'un signal audio, avec réglage de la sensibilité du signal reçu. Good luck. It cost US $4,000 when it first came out (2009). Mint condition Parasound JC5 Stereo Amplifier in Black finish. I've replace this with a JC5, so it's ready for a … Not night and day, but noticeable, important differences for sure. Thanks! The JC5 comes with all factory accessories and double boxes and the JC2 comes with a very nice factory remote control and a box suitable box for shipping. GENERAL AUDIO; SPEAKERS; AMPS AND PRE-AMPS; PORTABLES ; RAVE RECORDINGS; Parasound Halo A51 Amplifiers ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ 5 /5. It cost US $4,000 when it first came out (2009). Every year for 15 years, either someone from the review team or I would drag … Parasound was founded in 1981 by Richard Schram, and the company has been offering audio products under their own name as well as for OEM sales since then. Saw this today. The JC2 is know for a combination of its dead quiet "black" background, detail retrieval, and … The JC2 is replaced with JC2 BP. Parasound has nothing to hide here as these are real numbers supported by A21+'s capability of delivering 60 amperes of current per channel, the ability to deliver this power through the amplifier's full band-width, and a low <0.1% Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) when driving the full audio band (20Hz - 20kHz) at rated power. SoundStyle Posts: 17 Joined: Thu 11. Neat looking binding posts on the JC5. 05-06-2020 … This wasn’t, by any means, inexpensive and given their history of building high performance-to-price equipment – we were very intrigued. About Seller: Follow user. Would love to have one. Frankly, I doubt that is the explanation. Manufacturer . Hi - I´m selling my Parasound JC2 BP preamp as I´m having to consolidate to an integrated amp. On to separates! For sale is my Schiit Yggdrasil. Parasound could market a JC4 model with a different name in China if they were concerned about Chinese sales. The Parasound had tighter bass which is probably attributed to a better damping factor. not sure how much that calculation matters though. Delivering a remarkable 400 watts per channel, the Parasound Halo JC 5 distills the essence of two top-of-the-line Halo JC 1 monoblock power amplifiers into a single chassis that is the same size as one JC 1. Briefly, what did that arrangement bring vs amps plugged into the wall. Date Posted: Jun 23, 20 4:10pm (PST) Edited: Jun 23, 20 4:10pm* Updated! Thread starter Cold blooded; Start date Oct 28, 2018; Cold blooded Active Member. Asking Price: CAD $ 6100.00. Parasound Halo, ZoneMaster, Z Custom, and NewClassic are four distinct product families. The Parasound Halo JC 5 certainly lives up to the buzz. Truly an excellent amp! Forums. Parasound Halo JC-5 for sale. Enjoy the music! I'm not negative towards Parasound. Nov 2018 14:02:50 Zde majitel firmy Parasound (Richard Schram) osobně představil nové modely Parasound v Praze ve studiu VOIX. Retail Price: CAD $8500.00: Payment method: Cash, Money Wire: Condition: 9 - Excellent (?) The JC 1 took up residence in Class A in Recommended Components in the April 2003 issue and remained there through the October 2018 issue. Mint condition . For sale is Parasound JC2 Preamp and JC5 power amp in excellent working condition. Share Followers 0. I noticed that Stereophile lists the Parasound Halo JC-1 in their most recent Recommended Products list in the "A" group for solid state power amps. Purchased new from Audio Video Therapy in Nashua, NH four years ago. On to separates! Roon ROCK Server w/LPS, Schiit Yggdrasil A2, Denafrips Gaia, Denafrips Terminator, DIY Preamp, Parasound JC5, DIY FirstWatt F5 Turbo monoblocks, DIY Neurochrome Mod-286 monoblocks, DIY GR Research NX-Otica with dual 3-stack servo subs, PS Audio Power Plant 3, AQ Diamond USB, DH Labs cables (Red Wave PCs, Revelation XLR), GR-Research speaker cable, EtherRegen w/LPS (I bought it through Audiogon after the first owner changed his mind in the first week of delivery). This amp is great sounding and has been 100% reliable -- a testament to Parasound's build quality. The design is … Parasound's Halo JC5 conforms to some of these stereotypes, but there's more to it than just slam. This is because Four is pronounced Si in Chinese, the same as the word for death. Quote; Share … The most striking thing was simply more attack. Location: Toronto, Republic of Canuckistan. © Parasound Products, Inc. All right reserved. Aug 2016 13:38:18. Parasound has established close and long-term relationships, some spanning more than three decades, with contract manufacturers in Taiwan, which are responsible for the manufacturing. We were recently approached by Parasound regarding their new $5,995 Halo JC 5 stereo amplifier. It is fully up to date with the Analog 2 boards and the Unison USB board. That's A LOT of coin! I tento model navrhoval legendární John Curl. I tested it to make sure it worked and sounded good (it does) and boxed it up again for our move. Seems like in general Emotiva doesn't get the praise on forums it did years ago. Halo has earned honors and awards that are unmatched. Item #649630770. Richard Schram from Parasound talks to me about new models, JC 5, P 6, HINT 6, and the ZoneMaster 2350. Silver color. I purchased this amp new from Safe and Sound HQ (an authorized dealer) for my large listening room. Parasound has a great rep and is as you say "old school". I don't want to sound like I'm locked into Parasound, I'm not it's just that it's looking like a viable option at not too outrageous of a price. Came to market to compete and better the original JC1 monos (stereophile class A rated for longest time) performance in 1 box. Hi-Fi Stereo Systems & Separates. Parasound JC5 thoughts Since I had paired Parasound and KEF in previous systems with much success (JC1’s and Reference 3), I jumped at the chance to hear the new JC5 and the Blade 2’s together. I recently had the opportunity to hear LP (vinyl album) and master tape … Did you ever... yes, 2 powerful monos powered from it. For sale is my trusty Parasound A21 amplifier. This amp is great sounding and has been 100% reliable -- a testament to Parasound's build quality. Parasound : Distributors. I’m in the market for separates again. Posts: 5,194 Mentioned: 5 Post(s) Tagged: 0 Thread(s) Quoted: 325 Post(s) Liked: 333. I have used this along with their JC5 amp and it has been an amazing system. Website: www.parasound.com. Truly an excellent amp! Putting a new system together. View Classified Parasound JC2 BP Preamplifier - NEW Model For sale is my like new (only four months old), fabulous sounding Parasound JC2 BP preamplifier. Parasound has introduced its Halo JC 5 stereo amplifier that was designed by audio legend John Curl. … Why would “we all know” this? The JC5 comes with all factory accessories and double boxes and the JC2 comes with a very nice factory remote control and a box suitable box for shipping. There's nothing terribly unusual about a big, hefty US-made power amp: after all, it's almost an archetype of what we think the US high-end is all about. At first the amps were directly connected to the wall socket. I would say that this is most definitely not common knowledge. Halo is our premier line with a reputation for going head-to-head with the most expensive equipment on the market, while costing a fraction of the price. Its in perfect condition -- absolutely no blemishes -- and has the NEW FACEPLATE! Obviously, there are a lot of pieces to consider; but I'l focus on the amp/pre-amp selection. ), Forum Policies, Rules, and Terms of Service. Purchased new from Audio Video Therapy in Nashua, NH four years ago. Parasound JC5 1 message • Page 1 sur 1 Modérateurs: Staff Haute-Fidélité , Staff Univers Casques , Staff Juridique • Utilisateurs parcourant ce forum: Bing [Bot] , domin , … Both are in excellent working condition, the JC5 was purchased new from authorised dealer in May last year. Myron Ho says that the Parasound JC5, like its big brother the original JC 1 is a stunning performer with great musicality and none of the sterility of more analytical amps. Posted December 17, 2016. rodrigaj. Info: Parasound JC5 silver. Was seriously looking at Pass INT/30 or INT/60 till I found out they don’t have tape loops or a rec out feature. Parasound Halo, ZoneMaster, Z Custom, and NewClassic are four distinct product families. John Curl designed. AVS Forum Special Member . See all Halo products. Integra Pre-Pro + Parasound THX Ultra Amplification system. Designed by John Curl, the Halo JC5 combines two Halo JC 1 monoblock power amplifiers into a single chassis running via Class A/AB topography High bias class A/AB provides 12W per channel pure class A power and class AB to its 400W 8 ohm rating. I purchased this amp new from Safe and Sound HQ (an authorized dealer) for my large listening room. Maybe it is a product that is still in development. Within a particular price range I think Parasound is great. Too bad. I think we all know why there is no JC4 and there will never be a JC4. Price Range: up to 3k Item Condition: New or Used Pm me if you have something. Too bad. AudioShark - The Best High End Audio Discussion forum. I just purchased a new amp for 3 times its MSRP price to better it. WANTED: Parasound A21+ or JC5: Solid State Amplifiers: ON Dec 21, 2020 - 11 : DEALER AD: Parasound Halo A23+ Amplifier Combo, Open Box, Only $1899: Solid State Amplifiers: $1899.00: ON Dec 14, 2020: 12 : DEALER AD: Parasound Halo Hint 6 Integrated Amplifier - Open Box, Only $3499.00: Solid State Integrated Amplifiers: $3499.00: ON For sale is Parasound JC2 Preamp and JC5 power amp in excellent working condition. Parasound 415-397-7100-Phil leaves by 3PM -Richard is in and out. I can't find a dealer nearby so that I can listen to that pairing yet. 30a x 240v = 7200watts Pair of JC1 in excellent condition. main rig: parasound jc2bp > parasound jc5 > kef reference 3 Share This Post Reactions: JoeDoe, f97zhh and wormsdriver. It is Class A/AB, with a Class A bias somewhere in the 5-8 watt range. Consider Parasound's Halo JC 1 monoblock power amplifier, designed by legendary engineer John Curl and originally reviewed by Michael Fremer in February 2003. A Parasound NewClassic 2250 2 channel and a Parasound NewClassic 5250 5 channel were replaced with a Parasound Halo A21 and Parasound A52+ respectively. Quick question for you all. I’m in the market for separates again. Apologies for any downtime or slow forum loading now or within the next week or so. You could have bought a new pre amp for that much! ... You can then report back to the forum with your answer. I've heard the JC5 and thought it was very good and offered a lot of bang for the buck. By Jamesroy, December 15, 2016 in General Forum. The Parasound Halo JC 5 Stereo Amplifier will be available from Parasound US dealers and international distributors starting this month with a suggested retail price of $5,995. It was an instant upgrade to my phono stage, my DAC, my CD player and my horns. Mint condition Parasound JC5 Stereo Amplifier in Black finish. In the eyes of the Chinese, 4 is generally disliked by people just as 13 is in the western world. I am impressed. Over the last couple of weeks I've integrated a new P6 and an A23+ into my system. Tight space for speaker cables in rear; tough to get big spades in. Post by SoundStyle » Fri 16. 2 Denali's and 2 Sigmas? The JC2 is know for a combination of its dead quiet "black" background, detail retrieval, and sense of space in the sound. It was kindly sent to me by a member. Posted in: … Parasound JC-5 with only minimal use to make sure it worked. St. Louis,MO), (You must log in or sign up to reply here. You would get tons of information on the EXACT combination of your loudspeaker and Parasound A21 combo. Help your community and rate it. For sale is my trusty Parasound A21 amplifier. Was seriously looking at Pass INT/30 or INT/60 till I found out they don’t have tape loops or a rec out feature. Oct 26, 2020 at 11:21 AM. Parasound has announced a new £7000 stereo power amplifier, the Halo JC5. Join Date: Jun 2006. This product has the type of guts we love to see in a high end amplifier. I agree it looks like a great proposition. We are making some updates and reconfigurations to our server. Designed using the "essence" of the JC 1 monoblock, but with two channels squeezed into a single chassis, the JC5 has high bias Class A/AB topography capable of delivering 400 watts per channel. View Classified Parasound JC2 BP Preamplifier - NEW Model For sale is my like new (only four months old), fabulous sounding Parasound JC2 BP preamplifier. The JC5 … It’s easy to see why this Parasound has its set of loyal followers. I simply go by what I hear/prefer regardless of manufacturer. Parasound JC1 ou A21 ou accuphase A65/A70 4 messages • Page 1 sur 1 Modérateurs: Staff Univers Casques , Staff Haute-Fidélité , Staff Juridique • Utilisateurs parcourant ce forum: Bing … Does anyone have a parasound JC5 amp paired with a JC2 BP pre-amp? Parasound has nothing to hide here as these are real numbers supported by A21+'s capability of delivering 60 amperes of current per channel, the ability to deliver this power through the amplifier's full band-width, and a low <0.1% Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) when driving the full audio band (20Hz - 20kHz) at rated power. Was seriously looking at Pass INT/30 or INT/60 till I found out they don’t have tape loops or a rec out feature. Purchased new from an authorized dealer. Note that Parasound rates the THD at <0.03% at typical listening levels. I went with Emotiva because the equivalent amps I expected to get had increased so much in cost since I last was in the market. Parasound. I guess you won't be changing your career to an exporter of goods to China. On 8/10/2019 at 11:37 AM, ned said: Hi everyone, Thought a quick impression of my new system might be of interest. The reasons for this decision were based on several different factors; Just when I thought I had my system pretty dialed, the JC 3+ took it to another level. Share your thoughts in our related forum thread below. FOR SALE: Parasound JC5 silver. This is one heavy preamplifier which weighs as much as some power amps! The JC5 was purchased in May 19 from authorised dealer and the JC2 was purchased used at a dealer 3 years ago which has a few scuff marks on the top on the top lid from previous owner. Had just about made my mind up on the Halo A21 till this new JC5 business came up. This amp is great sounding and has been 100% reliable -- a testament to Parasound's build quality. Top contenders are thus far Pass and Parasound amps. Parasound JC-5 with only minimal use to make sure it worked. 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