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  • The quiet signal that comes off the needle of a record player needs the extra boost of a phono stage to be heard. This unit has one built-in, though an external unit may well offer better quality.
  • This unit has two sets of speaker outputs, so you can power two pairs of speakers. These could be in two different rooms or at either end of a large room, for example.
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The quiet signal that comes off the needle of a record player needs the extra boost of a phono stage to be heard. This unit has one built-in, though an external unit may well offer better quality.
This unit has two sets of speaker outputs, so you can power two pairs of speakers. These could be in two different rooms or at either end of a large room, for example.

(For more features refer to the specification table below.)



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With a wide range of features and great sound, the Pioneer A10 represents superb value for money.


By using a MOSFET -type design, the Pioneer A10's provides stable, balanced and dynamic amplification. You'll hear a crisp, powerful sound that avoids distortion of sound right up to high volume levels. In addition to this, a symmetrical power amp design ensures perfect balance between the left and right channels. Detail and lack of distortion are further enhanced by the Clean Ground construction and isolated power supply. In short, when it comes to sound quality, the Pioneer is amongst the most detailed and dynamic in its class with clarity and precision that are rare at this price.


Matching the broad spread of sound is an equally wide range of features. In addition to four line level inputs and a recording loop, you'll also find an MM phono stage for connecting up a turntable. Two pairs of speaker terminals are included for adding speakers in another room, as is a headphone socket. A source direct switch bypasses the tone controls for even more detail, or you can make use of the loudness switch at low volumes to boost the dynamic range.

Ideal as a first amplifier or the basis of a second system, the Pioneer A-10-K is everything a starter amp should be.

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Connection Features
Analogue RCA Inputs
Number of line level inputs, including front inputs, excluding phono stage input.
Phono Input
Does it have a phono stage? Essential if connecting a turntable. Can be either MM (standard quality) or MC (higher quality).
Yes - MM
MP3 Front Input
Does it have a front MP3 input? Usually a 3.5mm socket designed for MP3 player or other portable device.
Coaxial Digital Inputs
Number of coaxial digital inputs (digital amps only)
Optical Digital Inputs
Number of optical digital inputs (digital amps only)
USB Input
Does it have a USB input? Designed for sound from your computer.
XLR Inputs
Number of XLR Balanced inputs. Ultra high quality connection.
Power Amp In
Does it have a power amp in connection? Designed for when using the amp connected to an AV receiver. It powers the front speakers.
Dock Input
Does it have an iPod dock or port included?
Microphone Input
Does it have an input for a microphone? This is usually mounted on the front of the unit.
Audio Outputs
Number of recording output(s). This is in addition to the line inputs.
Pre Output
Does it have a pre output? This allows the output of a pre-amp signal, via phono sockets, to a larger power amplifier.
Sub Output
Does it have an active (RCA) subwoofer output?
Headphone Output
Does it have a headphone socket?
Speaker Sets
Number of pairs of speakers the amp will run
Green Credentials
Eco Friendly Features
Power Consumption - Standby
This is the power used in watts when the unit is switched off but still powered at the mains and ready to be turned back on.
Power Consumption - Normal Use
This is the power used in watts when the unit is on, using standard settings. Note, different manufacturers use different methods to arrive at this figure. In some cases only the maximum power consumption is quoted.
General Features
Power Output
Maximum power output per channel - RMS into 8 ohms
30 x 2
Frequency Response
Frequency response quoted by manufacturer
20 - 20,000Hz
Tone Controls
Does it have tone controls? Bass & Treble controls to alter the brightness and warmth of sound. Can be a single tone control or seperate controls.
Loudness Control
Does it have a Loudness control? This boosts the bass and treble at low volumes for a fuller sound
Tuner Radio
Type of radio built-in. DAB is Digital Audio Broadcasting
Remote Control
Is an Infra-red remote included?
Dimensions of unit (W x D x H) mm
435 x 360 x 128
Weight of unit, unboxed, in KG
Rated 4.8 out of 5†by 18 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5†by Easy to use Streamlined & simple. A perfect replacement for my old Pioneer which lasted for years. No longer need a splitter box as it supports 4 speakers. 30 July 2015
Rated 5 out of 5†by Good, simple and excellent sound quality Use this with a set of Tannoy Mercury V1 speakers and a Marantz T5005 turntable. The setup is affordable but has a great sound quality. The pioneer A10 is a solid construction, has just enough controls to really get the sound you want regardless of the music genre. Bass and Treble adjustments work great. Also got a 3.5mm to RCA so that I can play my iPhone at hifi quality, which is also great. 20 July 2015
Rated 5 out of 5†by Pioneer A10 Amplifier Just bought this amp and only had it a week. I am absolutely delighted with it. I needed an amp to use in my study connected to AE Linear One speakers, cassette deck, CD player and FM tuner, and computer. Great value amp with a decent spec. Looks good too. Certainly exceeded expectations. 09 July 2015
Rated 5 out of 5 Looks Good, Sounds Better! I bought this to work alongside a Pioneer SACD Player and SONY Turntable. It looks as good as high end Pioneer products, it gives a very clean balanced sound - high notes are very clear, the bass is very tight, it doesn't "boom", it sounds very natural, especially when using the "source direct" function, It is very easy to set up and just as easy to use 30 June 2015
Rated 4 out of 5†by Cannot get better spec for this price range... Cannot get better spec for this price range... The built in phono stage for my turntable, coupled with the level of spec is unbeliavable, highly reccomend this to anyone looking to enter into the world of turntables etc. 22 May 2015
Rated 5 out of 5†by Excellent value - speedy service Although I got to the Exeter store a little before their official opening time, I was greeted, looked after and enabled to make the purchase I wanted without any fuss. Great service! 22 May 2015
Rated 5 out of 5†by very good for the money Bought this Amp ,as i sold my old Marantz Amp a while ago. Build and sound quality are really good. for this price point . This model has an impressive feature list.,two pairs of speaker's can be connected ,has tone and bass & loudness controls .and a turntable phono stage too. And the amazing thing is that the pioneer A10 is the base model in the A series amps , You know with some other makers ,you can spend twice the money, and still not get the same features as the pioneer. The only thing missing is a remote control, but come on you can not expect everything at this price. the next model up the A20 does have a remote ..if you are like me ,you already have to many remotes from other equipment ,so this is one less to bother about..for a combination of sound quality ,features,& style .the pioneer is hard to beat costing just £130 . 09 May 2015
Rated 5 out of 5†by Fine amp for the price Bought this partly as I have a Pioneer SA-5500 II that is 37 years young and still going strong. Of the other items bought at the same time one speaker of the pair died recently and the cassette player went long ago but the Sony tuner is still going fine. If I get a fraction of that out of this nice looking amp I'll be very happy. So far very happy with performance and features for the price. Excellent service buying online. Thanks for that. 22 April 2015
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