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Enjoy Hi-Fi Audiophile Sound with MOON's North Collection 791 Network Player/Preamplifier



The MOON 791 sets a new standard in audio innovation, seamlessly combining a high-end phono stage, a cutting-edge streaming DAC, and a state-of-the-art analog preamplifier. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, MOON leaves no stone unturned in creating an unparalleled musical experience.


Versatility at its Best:

The MOON 791 effortlessly integrates a preamplifier, DAC, and network player, showcasing the brand's commitment to excellence. Boasting the in-house developed MOON MiND software, this device provides a range of functionalities, from analog inputs to an extensive selection of digital inputs.


Streaming Delight:

With support for Spotify Connect, Tidal Connect, Qobuz, Deezer, internet radio, and the ability to stream from your collection via NAS or USB drive, the 791 ensures you're always connected to your preferred audio sources. This device doesn't just meet streaming expectations; it exceeds them.


Impressive Connectivity:

The preamplifier section boasts 3 analog inputs, including balanced XLR, unbalanced RCA, and a flexible phono input catering to both MM and MC elements. The 791 is well-equipped with digital inputs, featuring S/PDIF Optical, S/PDIF Coaxial, AES/EBU, USB, and HDMI ARC – perfect for connecting to various sources, including your TV.


Seamless Integration with HDMI ARC:

The inclusion of HDMI ARC facilitates a seamless connection to your television, allowing for convenient volume control through your TV remote. This integration adds a layer of practicality, making the MOON 791 an excellent choice for home entertainment setups.


Network Player Excellence:

MOON's proprietary MiND 2 software ensures a top-tier streaming experience, supporting internet radio and popular streaming services. Roon enthusiasts will appreciate the certified Roon Endpoint capability, offering both versatility and uncompromised sound quality.

Sophisticated Design:

The MOON 791, part of the new North Collection, features a refined design in two-tone colors: silver and black. The 11 cm front screen displays crucial information, and the signature cooling fins and MOON logo on the top add a touch of elegance. The remote control, now Bluetooth-enabled with an OLED screen, complements the overall aesthetic.

Conclusion:

The MOON 791 is a masterclass in audio engineering, seamlessly blending preamplifier, DAC, and network player functionalities. With its exceptional connectivity options, sleek design, and intuitive controls, the 791 stands as a benchmark for audiophiles seeking a versatile and high-performance audio solution. MOON has once again delivered a product where every detail contributes to an extraordinary musical journey.


Specifications:

  • Analog Input Impedance 22 kΩ

  • Maximum Gain (Line Level) 13.5 dB

  • Phono Input Gain 40 dB / 54 dB / 60 dB / 66 dB

  • Phono Input Capacitance 0 / 100 pF / 470 pF

  • Phono Input Resistance 10 Ω / 100 Ω / 1 kΩ / 47 kΩ

  • Output Impedance 50 Ω

  • Crosstalk –125 dB

  • Frequency Response 2 Hz – 200 kHz (+0 dB / –3 dB)

  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Analog Preamplifier) 120 dB

  • Dynamic Range (Digital Input, Fixed Output) 125 dB

  • Total Harmonic Distortion + Noise 0.0004%

  • Intermodulation Distortion 0.0003%

  • Power Consumption (Idle) 25 W

  • Power Consumption (Full Power Standby) 22 W

  • Power Consumption (Low Power Standby) 5 W

  • Shipping Weight 41 lbs / 19 kg

  • Dimensions (width x height x depth)


Design features:

  • 6 Digital Inputs

  • 1 HDMI with ARC

  • 3 Analog Inputs

  • MM/MC Phono Stage

  • MiND2 Module

  • MDE-2 DAC Technology

  • M-VOL3 Volume Control

  • Fully-Balanced Configuration

  • 4.3” Graphic Colour Display

  • BRM-1 Intelligent Remote Control


In The Box:

The following accessories should be included inside the box with your Network Player / Preamplifier




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