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Rolls RS80 - Quartz PLL Synthesized AM/FM Tuner

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Rolls RS80 - Quartz PLL Synthesized AM/FM Tuner

B&H # RORS80 Mfr # RS80
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The Rolls RS80 is a rack-mountable quartz PLL synthesized AM/FM tuner ideal for situations where reliability and sound quality are of the utmost importance. This unit is usable worldwide, thanks to programmable 9-10kHz AM centers switching. It will store up to 40 FM and AM stations, even when the power is off. A large LCD display provides an easy readout.

The RS80 has several buttons for selection of stations, presets, muting, and auto-searching. It has RCA and XLR connectors so you can send the radio signal to the output of your choice. A remote control is included as well.

Single rack space steel construction
Up to 40 AM/FM presets
Large LCD display
Auto search and store function
LED signal strength meter
Headphone, RCA, and XLR outputs
Switchable between 120 and 230 volts
Includes remote control
FM Section
Tuning Range 87.5 - 107.9MHz
3dB Limiting 12dB
Image Rejection 53dB
Usable Sensitivity 9dB
Selectivity (-70KHz : +90KHz)
Signal to Noise Ratio Mono: 52dB
Stereo: 50dB
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) 0.18%
Stereo Separation 28dB
Auto Scan Sensitivity 23dB
AM Suppression Mod. 52dB
Frequency Response 3dB
Antenna Input Impedance 75 Ohms
AM Section
Tuning Range 530 - 1710kHz (10kHz Increments)
522 - 1620kHz (9kHz Increments)
IF Frequency 450kHz
Usable Sensitivity 28dB
Auto Scan Sensitivity 41dB
Signal to Noise Ratio 46dB
6dB Bandwidth 7kHz
Image Rejection 42dB
ACA 46dB
AGC Action 43dB
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) 0.40%
Antenna Input Impedance 300 ohms
Output Connectors 1 x 1/4" (6.3mm) Headphone Jack
2 x RCA Outputs
2 x XLR Male Outputs
Dimensions (WxHxD) 19 x 1.75 x 5" (483 x 45 x 127 mm)
Weight 7.1 lbs (3.2 kg)
Rolls RS80 - Quartz PLL Synthesized AM/FM Tuner
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  • 1 Year Limited Warranty

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    RollsRS80 - Quartz PLL Synthesized AM/FM Tuner

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    Research Proved-Best Tuner on the Market

    By Captain Dave

    from Clinton, NJ

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer


    • Excellent Sound Clarity


    • Needs Led Display

    Best Uses

    • Amateur Recording
    • Anything Audiophile
    • Events
    • Mobile DJ
    • Performances
    • Professional Recording

    Comments about Rolls RS80 - Quartz PLL Synthesized AM/FM Tuner:

    Replaced Dead Sangean in Audiophile Component System, Marked Sound Improvement. Contacted Co. to verify RDS feature. Excellent overall quality unit. LCD display is large enough but LED would be better. Programming is not simple, but OK. This is the third tuner on my system, a solid professional component with excellent sound clarity, amazing improvement in technology.

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    Good Solid FM Tuner

    By Alan

    from Centreville, Virginia

    About Me Novice

    Verified Buyer


    • Clear Sound
    • Compact
    • Easy To Use
    • Versatile


      Best Uses

      • Amateur Recording
      • Home Studio

      Comments about Rolls RS80 - Quartz PLL Synthesized AM/FM Tuner:

      I use this tuner as a rack mounted receiver with my studio mixer for a background audio sound source. The receiver sounds excellent with FM. AM sound quality is good but not at the same level as FM. This receiver is well made with durable controls along with a remote that includes a standby switch. AM and FM antennas are included with the reciever. The FM antenna is particularly good. Very compact unit.

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      By JM

      from CT

      About Me Audiophile, Musically Inclined, Practical, Professional, Tech Savvy

      Verified Buyer


      • Accurate Controls
      • Clear Signal
      • Easy To Set Up
      • Good Sound


        Best Uses

        • Basic Systems

        Comments about Rolls RS80 - Quartz PLL Synthesized AM/FM Tuner:

        Rack mount tuner with lots of bells and whistles, large orange LCD display, XLR or RCA outputs, switchable voltage, presets, RDS display, remote control. Comes with an antenna. No country of origin, but remote says made in China. Looks like the ROLLS label was an afterthought and just silk screened, we assume, after import. We just wanted a reliable air monitor and it's fine for our remote studio.

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