Rega Ios Reference MC Phono Stage

Rega Ios Reference MC Phono Stage

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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.



Moving Coil  Dedicated moving coil phono stage
Controls Adjustable gain & load control 
Sockets Gold plated input sockets 
                          Power Supply                          Symmetrical discrete tracking power supply 
Casework Reference range casework 
Cabling Ultra-low capacitance cabling
Mute function / Mono function
Dimensions   W 434mm x D 350mm x H 97mm 

Providing your item is in stock, the order is usually dispatched within 24 hours. Please remember that postage and packing is completely free for orders over £50*. Out of stock items will be dispatched as soon as they become available, out of stock items can take between 4 to 21 days for dispatch.

Deliveries usually take 1-3 working days. The majority of orders are sent via our couriers'; Interlink Express on a next-day-delivery service. Smaller, low value or light-weight items are normally posted using Royal Mail Recorded or Royal Mail Special Delivery.

Once your product has been dispatched, you will be notified via email and sent a unique consignment number, you can use this number at to check the status of your delivery. If you have provided a mobile telephone number, Interlink's Predict service will notify you by text (and email) of a one-hour delivery window. If the window they suggest is inconvenient, you can change the date of delivery to a later one via text or email.

*We ship free of charge to mainland UK addresses, excluding the Scottish Highlands or 'Out-Of-Reach' Scottish locations. Please consult the post-codes below to see if your location falls within this category. If you are still unsure, please contact us on 01432 354921. We also ship to Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Scilly Isles, Scottish Isles and Scottish Highlands, however delivery to these locations will incur a charge and can only be sent via a 2-day service.

Shipping CostsMainland UK (Next-Day)Offshore/Out-of-reach (2-day)Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Scottish Islands, Scilly IslandsRepublic of Ireland (2-day)
Under £50 Orders £7.50 £12.50 £15.00
Over £50 Orders FREE £19.99 £29.99
Surcharge Orders £50.00 £69.99 £79.99
Saturday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A
Sunday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A
Saturday by 12 Delivery £35 N/A N/A


Post codes exempt from the free delivery service include:

Scottish Highlands Post Codes: AB30-38, AB41-42, AB44-56, FK17-99, G83, IV1-28, IV30-39, IV52-54, IV63, KW1-14, PA21-33, PA34-40, PH15-26, PH31-41, PH49-50
Islands Post Codes: HS1-9, IV40-51, IV55-56, KA27-28, KW15-17, PA20, PA41-49, PA60-78, PH42-44, ZE1-3
Northern Ireland: All BT postcodes
Channel Islands Post Codes: JE, GY
Scilly Isles Post Codes: TR21, TR22, TR23, TR24, TR25

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