The PRE1 is brand new for 2014. It replaces the JPL preamplifier and offers very substantial improvements over the JPL.
The PRE1 is a single case stereo line pre-amplifier with a more
advanced circuit design, point-to-point wiring and available in either
balanced or single ended configurations.
The PRE1 is a true monoblock pre-amplifier designed to get the most
of of any Jadis power amplifier, all of which can be configured in
The Pré1 is the brand new line stéreo preamplifier from Jadis. It
is a perfect match with the also brand new PA100 power amplifier. This
preamplifier can come in either fully balanced or single ended version.
The design clearly shows that this unit was developed in the pure Jadis
tradition of building quality and musicality.
The new Jadis Pré1 will bring high musicality to any power
amplifier it is connected, astonishing dynamic, transparency with plenty
of details and remains homogeneous on any kind of music. This
preamplifier will with no doubt allow you to give the best of your
"The listening of these tubes electronics is to be
remembered as one of the best that we were given to listen. Perhaps not
the most refined when compared to direct heating triode single stage
configuration but still really close to it. On the other hand, they
take an uncontested advantage in terms of dynamic and power output. In
the end, this duo is extremely musical and lively with an impressing
tonal accuracy and punch. No need to focus to unscramble the message as
it gets your attention by its communicative realism".
Stereo Prestige et Image N°95 December 2014
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