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Rotel RA-1520

Rotel RA-1520
alaScore 82

13 reviews

Aug, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews from magazines and websites.

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(Based on 13 reviews)

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Rotel RA-1520 Integrated Amplifier Reviewed

 

Integrated amps are great for those looking to get a little audiophile, without going all tubey. The RA-1520 from Rotel doesn't even have a screen, but has several analog and digital inputs. We test it out....

This integrated amplifier's ability to increase the sound quality of any audio source component it is hooked up with should be applauded by any fan of stellar audio component design ; The modern-looking yet classical structure of the RA-1520's front...

While this amplifier's ability to reproduce the mid-range and high-end audio frequencies of any audio CD or cassette was done extremely well, I was disappointed with the dispersion quality of the low-end on too many occasions ; For the consumer who is...

The Rotel RA-1520 is a sonically dynamic integrated amplifier and the sound quality that this amplifier disperses speaks volumes about Rotel's dedication in designing high-quality audio components year after year. This amplifier breathes new life into...

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Rotel RA-1520

 

Rotel strides into the lion's den and emerges not only in one piece but with a share of the spoils

Good-looking, amply specified device ; spirited, expansive sound with detail to spare

Occasionally unsubtle ; humdrum remote control

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Rotel RA-1520 Amplifier Review and Test

 

When you balance this with the low price and the excellent sonic performance, Rotel's RA-1520 amplifier really is superb value for money.

Thank you for searching out the equipment review of the Rotel RA-1520 Integrated Amplifier that was originally published in Australian Hi-Fi Magazine, May/June 2012 (Volume 43 Number 3).

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ROTEL RA-1520

 

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ROTEL RA-1520

 

the rotel ra-1520 is a great unit all around. it is for my b&w 683

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ROTEL RA-1520

 

I purchased this amp to match up with my LSA1 monitors. The amp does have a few strengths. The background is very silent, and dynamics are fairly decent. It has a fair amount of power for its size. Also, the unit looks fantastic, and everything feels...

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ROTEL RA-1520

 

was looking for an integrated amp to replace my 1980's luxman integrated. the reason was that my luxman's buttons stopped working so i couldn't switch between sources. also, everytime i wanted to change the volume, i had to walk up to the unit....lol....

Product Specifications

Configuration

DLNA certified: No

Connectivity

HDMI: No
HDMI PORT: No
iPod Control: No
USB Interface: No
YUV Interface: No

General Features

Loudspeakers: No

Sound

Dolby / DTS: No
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