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McIntosh MX121

Preamplifier/Processor

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McIntosh MX121 Details

McIntosh MX121 Preamplifier/Processor/Controller: Command central for your high-performance home theater

  • Ultra low distortion (DSP BYPASS): 0.005%
  • Dolby processing: True HD/Digital Plus&EX/Pro Logic IIz, IIx
  • DTS processing: HD Master & High Res. Audio/ES/96/24, Discrete & Matrix6.1/Neo:6/Express/Neural
  • DSP room correction: Audyssey MultEQ XT, Dynamic EQ / Dynamic Volume, DSX
  • Microphone and stand included

The McIntosh MX121 is the control hub of the finest home theater systems, as it provides control, processing and operation for all current and legacy audio and video sources. An extensive and flexible feature set allows MX121-based systems to be configured to match your exact needs. Home network Ethernet communication is supported so you can stream audio and photos directly from your computer and the Internet. The MX121 has the ability to automatically switch power On/Off to McIntosh Power Amplifiers via the Power Control/Trigger connections. Apple AirPlay® allows wireless streaming from the iTunes library on any device as well as a rear panel USB input for digital iPod®, iPad®, or iPhone® connection.

In order to insure the highest level of customer satisfaction, New McIntosh Products may only be purchased over-the-counter at an Authorized McIntosh Dealer, and may not be sold by mail, telephone, or via the Internet. McINTOSH PRODUCTS WHICH ARE PURCHASED BY MAIL, TELEPHONE, OR OVER THE INTERNET, ARE PRESUMED TO BE USED AND ARE NOT COVERED BY ANY McINTOSH WARRANTY. If you are unable to visit our store in person, please telephone McIntosh at (888) 979-3737 to learn the name and location of a nearby Authorized McIntosh Dealer, or visit the McIntosh website at www.mcintoshlabs.com.

Additional Information

Name McIntosh MX121
Sub Title Preamplifier/Processor
Manufacturer McIntosh
Manufacturer Part# No
Shipping Offer AUTHORIZED DEALER - FULL WARRANTY - IN STORE ONLY

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CONNECTIVITY
Inputs Balanced: 1 set-Stereo
Outputs Balanced: 7.1 + Second Subwoofer, or Height or Width
Inputs Unbalanced: 7 Stereo + Moving Magnet Phono, 7.1 Input
Outputs Unbalanced: 7.1 + SW, or H-2, or W-2, + VCR-2, + CDR-2
Digital Inputs: 3-optical, 2-coax
Digital Outputs: 1-optical
HDMI Inputs: 6 - with 3D video pass-through, ARC, CEC, Deep Color, x.v.Color, Auto Lip Sync, Advanced HD audio
HDMI Outputs: One - Zone A, with or without ARC, 3D Video Pass-Through, CEC, Deep Color, x.v.Color, Auto Lip-sync
Component Inputs: 4
Component Outputs: 2
Composite Inputs: 5
Composite Outputs: 3
S-Video Inputs: 0
S-Video Outputs: 0
Additional Zone Outputs: Two Stereo: Zone 2- Analog audio/video, Zone 3-Analog audio
Maximum Number of Audio Channels in Zone A: 8
Advanced Connections: Ethernet Web interface, Update, IP-based control + Web Data Streaming

PROCESSING
ULTRA LOW DISTORTION (DSP BYPASS): 0.005%
DOLBY PROCESSING: True HD/Digital Plus&EX/Pro Logic IIz, IIx
DTS PROCESSING: HD Master & High Res. Audio/ES/96/24, Discrete & Matrix6.1/Neo:6/Express/Neural
PURE STEREO DSP BYPASS MODE: Yes
VIDEO SCALING: Yes, up to 1080P HDMI

CONTROL
THIRD PARTY CONTROL: RS232, Web IP, Serial Data input, IR input port
TONE CONTROLS: Nine Band Equalizer, Bass and Treble
OSD OVERLAY ON HDMI OUTPUT: Yes
INPUT-OUTPUT FORMAT INDICATORS: 9 in and 9 out
CONTROL OF MCINTOSH SOURCES: Yes, by handheld MX121 remote, 1 Data Out, 2 Power Control Trigger jacks

GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS
CHANNEL FORMATS: Stereo, 5.1, 7.1, Two Mono Subwoofers
DSP ROOM CORRECTION: Audyssey MultEQ XT, Dynamic EQ / Dynamic Volume, DSX
MICROPHONE AND STAND INCLUDED: Yes
NETWORK FEATURES: DLNA 1.5 Certified, Pandora, Internet Radio, Flickr
UNIQUE X-OVER FREQUENCY, EACH SPEAKER: Yes
SPECIAL FEATURES: Rear Panel USB-Apple Dock, HDMI in standby, Apple AirPlay

WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS
DIMENSIONS (W X H X D): 17-1/2" (44.45cm) x 7-5/8" (19.37cm) (including feet) x 19-1/2" (49.53cm) (including front panel, knobs, rear panel connections and USB drive)
WEIGHT: 30 lbs (13.6 kg)