PreSonus BlueTube DP V2 Mic/Instrument Tube Preamp


  • Our Price
  • $249.95
  • Regular price MSRP: $311.95



Get Your Hands On The Widest Variety Of Tone Shaping Capabilities With The PreSonus BlueTube DP V2 Mic/Instrument Tube Preamp

The Presonus BlueTube DP V2 Mic/Instrument Tube Preamp is a dual-personality preamp with an amazing variety of tones, compact, affordable, and capable of a stunningly wide range of tones. The Preamp offers two independent channels, each with an XMAX Class A solid-state preamp, followed in the signal path by a 12AX7 vacuum-tube stage. A Tube Drive control provides a wide range of sounds: When clicked off, you’re using the solid-state preamp for quiet, transparent amplification; when engaged, your signals flow through the tube preamp, and you can achieve anything from gentle warmth to edgy distortion. Equipped with instrument and mic inputs and built tough for serious gigging, the BlueTube DP V2 is a great choice for guitarists, bassists, singer/songwriters, and more.

The BlueTube DP V2 offers far and away the widest variety of tone-shaping capabilities of any preamp in its class. Housed in a rugged, half-rackspace case that is built to travel, its rear panel sports two combo mic/instrument inputs and unbalanced ¼” and balanced XLR line outputs. With two dual-path channels and this complement of I/O, you can use it as a preamp and as a direct box (DI) for guitars and basses. Singer-songwriters can run their vocal through one channel and their guitar through the other, feeding both to the P.A.-no guitar amp needed. And we didn’t forget the extras: an 80 Hz highpass filter, phantom power, a -20 dB pad to control hot input signals, polarity reverse, and a backlit VU meter. Yet the BlueTube DP V2 is small enough to carry in a gig bag-or screw-mount it to a standard rack tray.



2 INPUT CHANNELS, EACH WITH

  • High-headroom Class A XMAX mic preamplifier with 80 dB gain range
  • 12AX7 vacuum tube gain stage
  • Tube Drive tube-saturation control
  • 48V phantom power
  • 80 Hz high-pass filter
  • -20 dB pad to reduce hot input levels
  • Polarity-reverse switch
  • Illuminated analog VU input-level meter

INPUT/OUTPUT

  • 2 balanced combo mic/unbalanced instrument inputs
  • 2 balanced XLR main (L/R) line outputs
  • 2 unbalanced ¼” main (L/R) line outputs

PHYSICAL

  • Compact 1/2U chassis
  • External 12 VDC, 1A power supply


INPUTS

  • Connector Type Neutrik® Combo
  • XLR Microphone Impedance 1.3 kΩ
  • 1⁄4” Instrument (Hi-Z) Impedance 1 MΩ
  • THD+N (unweighted), solid-state <0.005%
  • THD+N (unweighted), tube stage 0.01% to 30%
  • Signal-to-Noise >95 dB
  • Power-Supply Rejection >98 dB

OUTPUTS

  • Connector Type XLR and ¼” TS
  • Impedance 51Ω

POWER

  • External Adapter Type +12 VDC, 1A, center pin positive

PHYSICAL

  • Dimensions 1/2U rack-mountable (screw-mount to standard rack tray, not included)
  • Height 1.75” (44.45 mm)
  • Depth 5.5” (139.7 mm)
  • Width 9.5” (241.3 mm)
  • Road-rugged construction with all-metal chassis and metal knobs

Manufacturer: Presonus Audio
Model: BLUE TUBE DP V2
Warranty: See manufacturer website for details
SKU: I273908-N-5
UPC: #673454001703
Listing ID: NA78438