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I had a somewhat similar mini-amp before in bedroom, connected to homemade 1-way speakers and a Bluetooth receiver. A 21st century tube radio, if you will. This amp probably has similar switched-mode power supply which allows to use a small and cheap power transformer. And after 2 years of heavy use a key semiconductor component in the power supply just broke, and local shop concluded it's not worth reparing.
But I really liked the sound, it was very loud for its watts as tube amps often are, so I joined the drop. This has much larger casing so perhaps it runs cooler. The one that broke was almost too hot to touch after an hour of use. Class A + Tube = warm in every sense of the word.
I like those tube tips you guys gave.
Which one did you have? The gemtune one?
One thing to note is there are limited output tube rolling options with this amp without adapters.
Noted. Good they seem to be abundant on the web. Most adapters don't look too nice though