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Technical Details

Brand: Philips


Category:Mid High Fidelity


Electronics:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Netherlands

Release dates:1977 - 1982

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB+1/2PB

Speeds: 1 7/8, 3 3/4, 7 1/2

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 3

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

Voltage(s): 220-240v

Frequency Response:( 3dB): 7½ ips: 35Hz - 25 kHz 3¾ ips: 35Hz - 19 kHz 1 ips: 35Hz - 11 kHz

Wow and Flutter:(less than) 0.1% at 7½ . 0.15% at 3¾ and 0.3% at 1 ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:(better than) 60dB at 7½ ips. 60dB at 3¾ ips and 58dB at 1 ips

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10

Additional Details


This recorder was almost
identical to the N4422 featured elsewhere on this CD-ROM with two notable
This recorder had no audio output stage or speakers. It did, however,
retain the bass-treble-volume-balance controls because it was intended
to driving a pair of active speakers (specifically Philips MFB or Motional
Feed-back speakers). These four controls are in the same position as their
N4422 counterparts but were of the rotary variety instead of sliders.
Otherwise the two models are identical.
For a more detailed description, see the page on the N4422.
Additional images for this recorder are supplied on the Get Reel Contemporary
Classics CD-ROM.

Additional Info

Rewind speed: variable / Inputs: microphone, line, phono, tuner / Dimensions: 22″ x 8″ x17″ (557 x 210 x 437 mm) / quarter-track stereo


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