On 10/25/2013 4:28 PM, Ellis Burman wrote:
> But it's funny how manufacturers are still touting the NE5532 op-amp. I
> used them over 25 years ago in my designs for Quad Eight. They're fine (a
> lot of legendary consoles used them - Neve, Quad Eight, SSL, etc) but there
> are many better op-amps available now.
Yes, the good ol' 5532 has been surpassed in many ways by more recent
designs -- but for an excellent balance of low noise and clean
performance *at low price*, it's hard to beat.