DBX150 Type 1 Noise Reduction System

The DBX 150X is a professional Type I noise reduction system primarily designed for use with reel-to-reel tape decks operating at 15 inches per second (ips). It is known for its ability to significantly reduce tape hiss and improve the signal-to-noise ratio by up to 40 dB. The unit features fully balanced 2-channel TRS inputs and outputs, making it suitable for professional recording environments.

Key Features:

  • Noise Reduction: The DBX 150X effectively eliminates tape hiss, providing a clear and clean audio output. It uses DBX Type I noise reduction, which is optimized for professional tape decks with high-frequency headroom and flat response extending beyond 20 kHz.
  • Dynamic Range: With a dynamic range of 115 dB, the unit ensures high fidelity and detailed sound reproduction.
  • Frequency Response: It offers a frequency response from 20 Hz to 20 kHz ±1 dB, ensuring that both low and high frequencies are accurately processed.
  • Low Distortion: The total harmonic distortion is kept to a minimal 0.5%, maintaining the integrity of the audio signal.