Faithful to its policy of permanent innovation in order to preserve the extraordinary quality/price ratio that characterizes each and every one of its creations, the renowned Austrian firm Pro-Ject Audio Systems has just added a new premium sound source to its vast catalog: the radio tuner Tuner Box S3 DAB+. Integrated, as its name suggests, in the S3 line, this ultra-compact and attractive product puts in the hands of the music enthusiast thousands of radio stations and podcasts from all over the world both by “air” means, that is, in FM and DAB+, and from the Internet, so that you can incorporate them into the content portfolio of your High Fidelity team.
Executed, in line with the philosophy of the Central European company, with high quality components and protected by an elegant and robust chassis of all-metal construction that minimizes the influence of electromagnetic interference and external mechanical vibrations, the S3 DAB+ Tuner Box also includes a headphone amplifier dedicated (with 6.3 mm plug socket on the front panel), whose output power of 2×75 mW over 32 ohms allows you attack comfortably even headphones considered “difficult”. As far as management is concerned, this very complete radio tuner can be check either from the front panel or from the remote control supplied as standard.
On the other hand, the user can save their favorite stations and access them from said command or correct their tonal curve with the help of a effective equalizer 5-band that multiplies the sound customization options, to which we must add the always practical function of Autoplay of the last station selected when the device starts up. As to connectivity, the Pro-Ject includes a line output with RCA connectors for connection to the amplifier and two digital ones (one coaxial and one optical) in case we want to associate it with an external DAC. Finally, let us point out that the S3 DAB+ Tuner Box is Entirely designed and built in Europe.