The Blackstar HT-1R is a compact tube amp that delivers unbelievable sound quality.
Blackstar HT-1R Info
|Amplifier Type:||Tube. 1 x HT-1R|
|Dimensions:||14.9 x 9.5 x 13.9 inches|
Blackstar HT-1R Controls
Gain, Overdrive Select, Volume, ISF, Speaker Emulated Output and Headphones, MP3/Line In, Reverb
Blackstar HT-1R Features
- Two Channels: Clean and Overdrive
Switching between the two channels is done with a push of the Overdrive Select button.
- ISF Control
The ISF control (which stands for Infinite Shape Feature) is a feature that provides a type of tone control. Rather than simply adding or taking away bass or treble tones, rather it is designed to shape the tone in Blackstar’s unique way.
- Digital Reverb
The Digital Reverb does a pretty good job of emulating the reverb effect.
- Speaker Emulated Output
This amp provides an 8 Ohm speaker output.
The crunch and break-up tones sound good even at the lowest volume or through headphones.
- MP3/Line In
The MP3/Line In port lets you practice along to your MP3s or other music.
There is no footswitch input.
We found the average price of the Blackstar HT-1R online to be a mid-priced combo amp with great tone and effects.
The Blackstar HT-1R is a fantastic little 1 watt tube combo amp with an 8-inch speaker.
The tone is excellent even at very low volumes, and it is best suited for home practice sessions.