Rega are a specialist hifi manufacturer based in Essex, UK and are renowned for developing and constructing some of the most highly regarded turntables (as well as cartridges and tonearms), electronics and loudspeakers available on the hifi market today. Rega were founded in 1973, and have honed their craft over many years of being a leading brand in every category they put a product to. In addition to their vast range of superior turntable models, cartridges and tonearms, Rega design and engineer high quality phono preamps to be used in conjunction with their equipment for the best possible performance.
These award winning boxes can be used in conjunction with any turntable and amplifier and is not specific to Rega equipment, but have been designed and engineered to match the sonic character of the Rega models.
The Ios is a reference level four stage, entirely symmetrical phono preamplifier. Rega designed the Ios to offer a superior performance without compromise, dedicated to to amplifying the delicate signal generated by quality moving coil cartridge models. The ultimate moving cartridge phono stage, the Ios is an excellent match with the Apheta 2 MC cartridge from Rega. The Ios has been visually designed to match the aesthetic of the Isis and Osiris flagship components and has the addition of XLR ultra-low capacitance cabling.