Warm Audio WA12-500 Tone Beast Mic Pre with DI

£379.00 (including VAT @ 20%)

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Estimated delivery to you: 2nd November 2016
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1 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

1 year warranty and 30 day money back guarantee included

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Product Ref: 63461

  • Custom Designed CineMag Input and Output Transformers
  • Provides up to 71dB of Gain
  • High Voltage 1731 Style Operational Amplifier
  • Includes a 2 Meg Ohm True HI-Z Input
  • Transforms Your Sound with Exciting Tones

Warm Audio WA12-500 Tone Beast Mic Pre with DI


The Warm Audio WA12-500 Microphone Preamp not only boosts your signal, but also adds character to your sound - designed to transform plain instruments and vocals into incredible sounds with exciting tones. This microphone preamp utilises custom designed CineMag input and output transformers whilst delivering a fully discrete signal and providing you with extensive professional features. If your mixes lack depth, struggles to sound alive, or is just missing that professional touch you've always wanted, then give the WA12-500 a try.

Product Ref: 63461

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  • £478.08
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To make it as easy as possible for you to get the gear you want, we offer a range of instant finance options. If you spend £250 or more online, you can choose to pay over 48, 36 or 24 months. The majority of decisions are given instantly, so you could get your new gear sooner than you thought!

Representative Example

To help you understand how our finance options work, the examples below are based on a total order value of £250:

Finance APR Deposit to Pay Payments Total Payable
Classic Credit 48 Months 14.9% 14.9% No Deposit 48 months: £6.83
Final payment: £6.83
No settlement fee
Classic Credit 36 Months 15.9% 15.9% No Deposit 36 months: £8.65
Final payment: £8.65
No settlement fee
Classic Credit 24 Months 18.9% 18.9% No Deposit 24 months: £12.41
Final payment: £12.41
No settlement fee

How to Apply

Applying for finance couldn't be easier - if your order totals £250 or more, simply proceed through the checkout as normal, then select Pay by Finance on the payment page, then click the orange APPLY FOR INSTANT FINANCE button. This will start your application with V12 Retail Finance, our finance partner, and completing this form should take approximately 10 minutes.

You should get an instant answer on whether your application has been successful, though in some rare cases V12 may need to look at the application in more detail.

Please note: This is only available on orders placed via the website and is not available in store or via phone currently.

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  • Provides 71dB of gain
  • Custom designed CineMag input and output transformers
  • Tone button switches the input impedance from 600 ohms to 150 ohms
  • Changes the tone of both the mic and HI-Z inputs
  • Fully discrete signal path
  • High voltage 1731 style operational amplifier
  • 48V phantom power
  • XLR or 1/4'' or TRS balanced mic level input
  • XLR, 1/4'' or TRS balanced outputs
  • 2 MOhm true HI-Z input on front panel - perfect for guitars, bass, keyboards etc
  • 20dB pad
  • Designed for use with standard 500 series racks