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Vox Amps Announces the VX50 BA Tube Bass Combo Amp

Vox VX50 BA Tube Bass Combo Amp AngleVox Amps has unveiled the VX50 series of amps including the VX50 BA, a compact vacuum tube bass amp. The 50-watt amp is fitted with a new tube called the NuTube.

“By using Nutube, the new vacuum tube, this amp achieves 50W of high output power while being more compact, lightweight, and power-efficient,” Vox writes. “You’ll enjoy the rich overtones and sonic power that you expect from vacuum tubes, as well as output power with a tone that’s clear, yet warm and fat.”

The 9.9-pound amp is also fitted with an original eight-inch speaker and a bass reflex structure for providing “rich low-frequency reproduction.” Other features include a four-band EQ, a built-in compressor, an auxiliary input, a DI jack, and an overdrive switch.

The Vox VX50 BA will be available this month with a street price of $229.99.

Vox VX50 BA Tube Bass Combo Amp Specs:

Output power:Maximum approx. 50W RMS
Speaker:VOX Original 8″ speaker
Input:1/4″ phone jack (unbalanced)
Aux In:1/8″ stereo mini phone jack
Direct Out:TRS phone jack (balanced)
Headphones:1/8″ stereo mini phone jack
Valve:Nutube 6P1
Equalizer:4-band
Power supply:AC adapter (DC 19V)
Current consumption:3.42A
Dimensions (W x D x H):354 mm × 208mm × 313mm / 13.94″ × 8.19″ × 12.32″
Weight:4.5 kg / 9.92 lbs.
Included items:AC adapter (DC 19V), power cord

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