Stereo Preamplifier

P5 Series 2

Discover the pinnacle of performance with the Michi P5 Series 2 Preamplifier featuring dual 8-Channel ESS SABRE DACs rendering music that envelopes you with every note. Input connections support your favorite audio sources including Analog, Digital, PC-USB with MQA, aptX™ HD Bluetooth and Moving Magnet and Moving Coil Phono Stage. 

Roon TestedCertified Roon Tested 

MQA SupportedSupports MQA and MQA Studio

TurntableMoving Coil and Moving
Magnet phono stage input

BluetoothBluetooth with aptX™HD and AAC

ICESS premium 32-bit 8-Channel Digital to Analog Converter

Engineered with care.

Dimensions (W × H × D)
485 × 150 × 452mm
19" × 6" × 17.75"
Front Panel Height
132mm (5.25")
Power Requirements
120V, 60Hz
Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Normal: <0.5W
Network Wakeup: <2W
Net Weight
22.9kg (50.5lbs.)
BTU Rating (4Ω, 1/8th power)
87 BTU/h


Total Harmonic Distortion (THD)
(20Hz–20kHz) <0.002%
Frequency Response
Line Level Inputs: 10Hz - 100kHz (±0.3dB)
Digital Inputs: 20Hz - 20kHz (±0.3dB)
Phono Input: 20Hz - 20kHz (±0.3dB)
S/N Ratio (IHF "A" Weighted)
Line Level Inputs: 116dB
Digital Inputs: 100dB
Phono Input: 80dB
Product Description 

Immerse yourself in performance with the Michi P5 Series 2 Preamplifier rendering digital audio with dual 8-channel high precision ESS SABRE ES9028PRO Digital to Analog converters specially configured in MONO mode. Redundant processing by 8 DAC circuits per channel extracts rich details from the music with an ultra-quiet noise floor on an exceptionally wide sound stage. 

The P5 Series 2 supports your favorite music sources including Analog, Digital, PC-USB with MQA and DSD, aptX™ HD Bluetooth, and a Moving Magnet and Moving Coil Phono Stage making it the perfect choice to take your music listening experience to the next level.

Michi, expectations amplified.

More Specifications 
Intermodulation Distortion (60Hz:7kHz, 4:1)
Input Sensitivity
Line Level Inputs (RCA): 160mV
Line Level Inputs (XLR): 250mV
Phono Input (MM): 2.5mV
Phono Input (MC): 250uV
Digital Inputs: 0dBFs
Input Impedance
Line Level Inputs (RCA): 47kΩ
Line Level Inputs (XLR): 100kΩ
Phono Input (MM): 47kΩ
Phono Input (MC): 100Ω
Digital Inputs: 75Ω
Input Overload
Line Level Inputs (RCA): 12V
Line Level Inputs (XLR): 12V
Phono Input (MM): 199mV
Phono Input (MC): 22mV
Output Level
Unbalanced (RCA): 1V
Balanced (XLR): 2V
Output Impedance
Unbalanced (RCA): 470Ω
Balanced (XLR): 100Ω
Channel Separation
Line Level Inputs: >85dB
Phono Input: >55dB
Tone Controls
±10dB at 100Hz / 10kHz
Coax/Optical Digital Input Signals
LPCM (Up to 24-bit/192kHz)
USB Audio Class 1 (up to 24-bit/96kHz)
USB Audio Class 2 (up to 32-bit/384kHz)*
*Driver Installation Required
DSD and DoP Support
MQA and MQA Studio Support
Roon Tested
Product Reviews 



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