McIntosh MHT 200 – High End Stereo Equipment We Buy

McIntosh is one of the most dependable brand names when it comes to high-end audio systems. For years the brand has been recognized by audiophiles throughout the world as equipment that delivers clear and consistent quality in music. McIntosh is probably best known for its amplifiers and preamps, but the company produces many other components and parts for stereo and home theatre.

What are the specs for the McIntosh MHT 200?

Playback Speeds:
33-1/3, 45 and 78 rpm
Motor Type:
DC Motor with Stainless Steel Brushes
Speed Control:
Servo System
Silicon Acrylic
Platter Bearing:
Magnetic Suspended Ceramic
Signal To Noise Ratio:
36dB - 41dB
Wow & Flutter:
0.15% - 0.20% Dimensions (W x H x D), 17-1/2"" (44.45cm) x 7"" (17.8cm) (7-1/2"" (19.0cm) with dust cover) x 19"" (48.26cm), Note: Tone Arm Height will vary depending on the type of Cartridge installed.
31.5 lbs (14.3 kg)

What else to know about the McIntosh MHT 200?

McIntosh Laboratory has introduced the MHT200 A/V System Controller. The MHT200 features an eight-channel built-in amplifier (140 watts per channel), with six channels used to power a home theatre and the remaining two channels for second-zone use. Inputs and outputs include component, S-video, and composite video switching; and eight analog and six digital audio inputs. The MHT200 includes 24-bit DSP processing for DolbyÆ Digital, Dolby Pro Logic II, and DTSÆ, plus 6.1 processing for expansion modes. A 24-bit stereo A/D converter is applied to the analog input, and four 24-bit stereo D/A converters are used at the DSP module output. The MHT200 has internal sequential switching of a noise generator for system calibration. Calibration can be performed manually, or the MHT200 will automatically calibrate the room's speaker levels and delay times with the supplied microphone. A tuner expansion slot is provided for a McIntosh TM-1 AM/FM tuner module. The MHT200 is available now at a manufacturer's suggested retail price of $6,100. The MHT200 was introduced at the Home Entertainment 2003 show in San Francisco. For more information about McIntosh, visit

Brief History of McIntosh

Long mapped-to Binghamton New York – the current headquarters and manufacturing center for McIntosh Labs – not many people know the brand was originally launched outside of the Nation’s Capital in Silver Spring Maryland, in 1949. In 1956, the brand built their original facility in New York, according to the official brand website.

Other McIntosh Products We Often Buy

Typically, StereoBuyers purchases mostly used amplifiers, especially the vintage amps and high-end McIntosh models such as the MC202 or MC252, and the C220 preamp, for example. We have also purchased many pre-owned tuners from McIntosh over the recent years, including the MR67 and MR78 models, for example.

StereoBuyers has purchased tens of thousands worth McIntosh brand equipment since 2014, with individual buys ranging from $100 to well over $50,000. If you are moving, ready to upgrade, or have McIntosh equipment you do not or will not be using, why not contact us today to find out if it is worth good money?

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The following images show actual McIntosh equipment purchased by StereoBuyers.