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I.iPhone/iPod/iPad as a hi-end audio source
Thanks to the excellent DAC design in iPhone/iPod/iPad’s Line out and the digital output circuit, iPod/iPhone/iPad becomes a high-end CD transport to work with Trends Audio products. It provides better sound quality, larger storage capacity and a more user-friendly interface than most standard CD players. Combining our Apple Line Out to RCA Audiophile cable makes the Trends Audio products the perfect way of integrating your iPhone/iPod/iPad into your audio system. Sound quality this good is now available in a size and price that you can afford, and is no longer the exclusive domain of larger "audiophile" systems. It supports:
1) iPhone (2G, 3G, 3GS & 4 Version)
2) iPod 3 Gen.
3) iPod 4 Gen (Color & photo)
4) iPod 5 Gen (5.5 Gen)
5) iPod Classic (6 Gen)
6) iPod Mini (1 & 2 Gen)
7) iPod nano (1, 2, 3 & 4 Gen)
8) iPod Touch (1 & 2 Gen)
9) iPad (1 & 2) Class-T Stereo Audio Amplifier
Using Tripath's proprietary Class-T Digital Power Processing (TM) technology and our special techniques in circuit design and component selection, Trends TA-10 for iPhone/iPod/iPad Class-T Stereo Audio Amplifier achieves the sound quality of high-end Hi-Fi but in a very affordable price for iPhone/iPod users.
Trends TA-10 for iPhone/iPod Class-T Stereo Audio Amplifier performs very like Class-AB amplifiers with high fidelity and warm sound. Yet, its power efficiency and physical size is just like Class-D amplifiers. Even it's maximum output power is only 2x15W, Trends TA-10 for iPhone/iPod/iPad Class-T Stereo Audio Amplifier for iPhone is actually powerful to push even the floor-stand speakers with sufficient and good control of bass sound. It has no problem for normal home use purpose.
There are two products for Trends TA-10 for iPhone/iPod Class-T Stereo Audio Amplifier 1. Trends TA-10.2 for iPhone/iPod Mini Class-T Stereo Amplifier 2. Trends TA-10.2 SE for iPhone/iPod Mini Class-T Stereo Amplifier
With unique PC/iPod input with higher gain (6x) works with low output-voltage sources, making Trends PA-10 Tube Headphone/Pre Amplifier perfect for integrating iPhone/iPod/iPad into your audio system. It provides all functions of headphone amplifier and pre-amplifier and gives you warm and comfortable tube sound.
There are three products for selections of Trends PA-10 for iPhone/iPod Tube Headphone/Pre Amplifier 1.Trends PA-10 for iPhone/iPod Tube Headphone/Pre Amplifier
- (6DJ8/6922 series)
2.Trends PA-10 SE for iPhone/iPod Tube Headphone/Pre Amplifier
- (6DJ8/6922 series) 3.Trends PA-10 GE for iPhone/iPod Tube Headphone/Pre Amplifier
- (12AU7 series)
Just hook up your Apple Line Out to RCA Audiophile cable and connect with unique PC/iPod input (6X with higher gain) in Trends PA-10 Tube Headphone/Preamp and Trends TA-10.2P Class-T Power Amplifier, making Trends iCombo Hi-Fi System perfect for integrating the iPhone/iPod/iPad into the audio system and achieves the tube sound quality of high-end Hi-Fi with affordable price. Great sound, simple but elegant designs, high-quality materials, and truly useful features are what iCombo Hi-Fi System is all about.
Trends iCombo Hi-Fi System includes:
- Trends TA-10.2P Class-T Power Amplifier(body) x 1 pcs
- Trends PA-10 Tube Headphone/Pre Amplifier(body) x 1 pcs
- Trends PW-10 PSU x 1 pcs
- Trends Line Out cable x 1 pcs
- Trends QB-773 Audiophile Audio Cable(1 pair) x 1 pcs
There are three products for iCombo products including: 1. iComo Hi-Fi System(incl. 6N11 Tube) - (6DJ8/6922 series )
2. iCombo SE Hi-Fi System(incl. 6H23n Tube) - (6DJ8/6922 series )
3. iCombo GE Hi-Fi System(incl. 12AU7 GE Tube) - (12AU7 series) II.Smartphone as a hi-end audio source
Just order 3.5mm to RCA Audiophile cable and connect your Smartphone or any 3.5mm headphone to any Trends Audio products including Trends TA-10 Class-T Stereo Audio Amplifier, Trends PA-10 Tube Headphone/Pre-amp or Trends UD-10 USB Audio Converter. Great sound, easy setup, compact design and bring you the very best in audio performance:
- Easy portability that works with all your existing gear.
- Compact music systems that bridge the gap between your Hi-Fi and smartphone or MP3 audio player
- Great for home and office.
Tube Audio Hints & Tips
- Try to have a soft work area in case you drop the tube.
- Use cloth glove or baggie to hold the tubes, wipe off any fingerprints on glass portion of tube with a soft cloth. Fingerprints can lead to premature tube failure
- Try not put excess force on the glass of the tube this can (rarely) cause the seal between the glass and base to leak the vacuum.
- Do not leave Trends PA-10 unattended for long lengths of time during the 22 hour initial burn-in
- The sound of Trends PA-10 will open up after about 5 minutes of warm-up. At least half an hour of warm-up, if you are doing some audiophile listening
- Always wait at least 5 minutes prior to turning Trends PA-10 back on after turning it off.
- SE* = Special Edition. TA-10.2 and TA-10.2 SE use same the body. The TA-10.2 SE applis ALPS Volume Pot and 4A power supply.
- PA-10, PA-10 SE and PA-10 GE use the same body.
- Individual AC adaptor for each product (i.e. TA-10 & PA-10) is not included in Combo package. All Combo Package use one power supply unit PW-10 only.
- Only use supplied power supply or Trends PW-10 Power Supply Unit.