MA8000 2-CHANNEL INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

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Description

A monumental ​performance. That’s what you can expect from the MA8000 Integrated Amplifier. It combines a powerful 300 watt per channel amplifier with a full functioned preamp into one space saving unit.

“Best Amplifier” 2014 – Hi-Fi World

“High End Stereo Amplifier of the Year” – Lyd & Bilde

The MA8000’s 15 total inputs include 6 unbalanced, 2 balanced, 2 phono and 5 digital inputs – ensuring it has enough connections and modern technology to keep all your music sources connected and sounding great well into the future. The 5 dedicated digital inputs can decode your digital music up to 32 bits and 192kHz for high resolution audio playback. The discrete, analog eight band tone control is assignable by input and allows for precise, manual adjustment that lets your favorite songs sound better than ever.

“It’s just the right piece of equipment to have you dipping into your musical collection for hours on end whether it be on vinyl, CD or in digital download form… It has massive reserves of power making it capable of driving almost any loudspeaker on the planet yet a detail and subtlety to its presentation that is truly beguiling.” – Hi-Fi World

The Moving Magnet and Moving Coil phono sections can be adjusted to completely match your turntable and phono cartridge, allowing your prized record collection to shine like never before. The Home Theater Pass Through feature will allow for seamless integration into your existing multi-channel theater system.

“[An] amplifier with everything one needs… One of the best amplifier purchases for those who want everything in one place.” – Lyd & Bilde

With an impressive 300 watts per channel, the amplifier section has an abundance of power to effortlessly drive virtually any loudspeaker. The included world famous McIntosh Autoformer guarantees your speakers will always receive the full 300 watts regardless of their impedance, while Power Guard® will prevent clipping that could damage your speakers. Our new High Drive headphone amplifier features increased gain and output power, and is optimized for virtually all headphone types for the ultimate personal listening experience.

“The MA8000 Integrated Amplifier is an incredible achievement in engineering, as it is one of the most musically involving amplifiers I have had the pleasure of listening to.” – The Speaker Shack

The entire unit is housed in a beautiful polished stainless steel chassis that not only compliments the classic glass front panel, knobs and brushed aluminum handles, but also your room decor.
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ELECTRONIC SPECIFICATIONS
POWER OUTPUT PER CHANNEL
300 Watts
SPEAKER IMPEDANCE
2, 4, or 8 Ohms
RATED POWER BAND
20Hz to 20kHz
TOTAL HARMONIC DISTORTION
0.005%
DYNAMIC HEADROOM
1.8dB
FREQUENCY RESPONSE +0,-0.5DB
20Hz to 20kHz
FREQUENCY RESPONSE, +0, -3DB
10Hz to 100kHz
SENSITIVITY PHONO (MOVING COIL)
0.30mV
SENSITIVITY PHONO (MOVING MAGNET)
3.0mV
SENSITIVITY HIGH LEVEL (BALANCED / UNBALANCED)
0.6V/0.3V
SENSITIVITY (POWER AMP)
1.7V
SIGNAL TO NOISE RATIO (MOVING COIL)
82dB
SIGNAL TO NOISE RATIO (MOVING MAGNET)
84dB
SIGNAL TO NOISE RATIO (HIGH LEVEL)
98dB
SIGNAL TO NOISE RATIO (POWER AMP)
114dB
INPUT IMPEDANCE (BALANCED / UNBALANCED)
10K/20K
DAMPING FACTOR
>40
MAXIMUM OUTPUT (BALANCED / UNBALANCED)
8V Unbalanced
16V Balanced
CONNECTIVITY
HEADPHONE OUTPUT
Yes, High Drive
HIGH LEVEL INPUTS UNBALANCED
6 Stereo
HIGH LEVEL INPUTS BALANCED
2 Stereo
UNBALANCED VARIABLE OUTPUT
1 Stereo
BALANCED VARIABLE OUTPUT
1 Stereo
DIGITAL USB INPUT
1
DIGITAL COAXIAL INPUT
2
DIGITAL OPTICAL INPUT
2
PHONO INPUT MOVING MAGNET
Yes
PHONO INPUT MOVING COIL
Yes
AM/FM TUNER OPTION
No
HOME THEATER PASS THROUGH
Yes
CONTROL
TONE CONTROLS
8-Band
TONE BYPASS AND INPUT ASSIGN
Yes
RS232 CONTROL INPUT
Yes
POWER CONTROL OUTPUT
Yes
REAR PANEL DATA PORT
Yes
REAR PANEL IR SENSOR INPUT
Yes
INPUT LEVEL MATCH
Yes
GENERAL SPECIFICATIONS
DUAL LAYER CHASSIS
Yes
OUTPUT METERS
Yes
VACUUM TUBE OR SOLID STATE
Solid State
POWER REQUIREMENT
120V, 50/60Hz, 6.6A
STANDBY POWER REQUIREMENT
OUTPUT AUTOFORMER
Yes
WEIGHTS & DIMENSIONS
DIMENSIONS (W X H X D)
17-1/2” (44.5cm) x 9-7/16” (24 cm) x 22” (55.88cm) including knobs, connectors and cables
WEIGHT
100 lbs (45.4kg)
SHIPPING WEIGHT
133 lbs (60.3kg)

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