The 211s is a remodeled 211 with a 5AR4 rectifier tube featuring a face mounted bias meter for easier monitoring. The 211s also has a new outlook, a flat black finish. Our new 845 has the same look as the new 211s featuring the same biasing meter on the front and the same beautiful flat black finish but of course with the 845 tube. Both of these pure class A single ended triode mono blocks, which have a zero feedback design, are based upon our original 211 mono blocks, which received high praise in the audiophile community.
My life has been filled with more than its fair share of audiophile exotica. Some days i thrive on the high value, low cost product that brings about countless hours of musical bliss. Other days i find myself saying, "Price be damned, i only want thevery best!" The hard part is what is referred to as audiophile middle ground.
Wow! That sums up the staggering amount of correspondence i have received concerning last month's Consonance Cyber 211 review . Have been feverishly answering many e-mails and felt that it was best to post a follow-up article so that everyone may see the common questions and answers. This is my, perhaps futile, attempt to reduce the onslaught of e-mail reaching my inbox. Also of note is that since the review Consonance has sent me a pair of Full Music Deluxe Edition 211 output tubes
Technical specification for 845 output tube version: