Vintage Sansui 9090DB Receiver (1976)

Posted by Frank de Jong on


The Sansui 9090DB is one of the great classic receivers from the golden age of 2 channel audio.   

It features a  healthy 125 watts per channel, direct readout power meters, an sensitive AM/FM analogue tuner, Dolby noise reduction circuit, Bass, Midrange and Treble controls , two tape loops and a Moving Magnet Phono stage.


Tuning range: AM, FM

Power output: 125 watts per channel at 8 ohms.

Frequency response: 10Hz to 30kHz

Total harmonic distortion: 0.1%

Damping factor: 30

Input sensitivity: 4mV (mic), 2.5mV (MM), 150mV (DIN), 150mV (line)

Signal to noise ratio: 70dB (MM), 80dB (DIN), 80dB (line)

Channel separation: 50dB (MM), 50dB (line)

Output: 150mV (line), 30mV (DIN), 0.775V (Pre out)

Dimensions: 540 x 182 x 397mm

Weight: 23.6kg

Year: 1976

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