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The Perfect Power Amp for Smaller Rooms
Thanks to Parasound, anybody can afford to get onboard its New Classic series of amplifiers. With an advanced and extremely efficient low-heat design, this superb new product line of power amps runs cooler than previous Parasound Classic series models, making these amps ideal for rack or cabinet mounting. The newly designed power supplies deliver all the voltage you need for transient peaks in musical programs and stunning special effects.
The Model 275 is the perfect amplifier for smaller rooms with its 75-watt-per-channel output at 8 ohms and 125 watts at 4 ohms. It will also deliver 200 watts into 8 ohms or 4 ohms in bridged mono mode. And it boasts 30 amps of peak current per channel for superior resolution of demanding musical peaks. The sound quality is pure Parasound pleasure, of course. Looking for lots of capability in a slim silhouette chassis? The Model 275 is half the size of its predecessor HCA-750A.
Fully Discrete Circuitry
Fully discrete circuitry with a large toroidal transformer keeps the noise floor exceptionally low and the musical signal pure. The 'Class AB' circuitry provides efficient operation with less heat output than pure 'Class A' for the highest degree of reliability with DC servo and relay protection circuitry. Standby, channel status, and high temperature indicators keep you informed of the operation status.
Ideal for Custom Installations
The New Classic amplifiers have several features that make them ideal for custom installation. These include automatic switch on and off when the amplifier detects the presence or absence of an audio signal. It can also switch on and off via its DC trigger with looping output. The soft touch power buttons glow in standby mode.
The Model 275 can drive and select two speaker pairs (or two mono bridged speakers) with two pairs of speaker terminals and speaker select buttons with relay switching.
Other features include handy rear-panel gain controls, a ground lift switch for helping eliminate system-induced hum problems, gold-plated RCA input jacks and loop output jacks, and heavy-duty 24K gold-plated five-way speaker terminals.
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|Best 75w 2 channel amp you can buy for the money|
Just bought two of these to run 3 sets of speakers - one amp is driving a pair of KEF Q series floor speakers , and the other amp is driving two pairs of in ceiling speakers that are part of a whole house system. Work great. The amp drives the KEFs with ease which are only rated at 89 db sens. Using both the A and B speaker outs on one amp to drive two sets of smaller speakers also works great. Very versitle amps - you can configure them in a number of ways. Highly recommended if you are looking for power in this range.
|- Ed S, AK|
|great amp for the money...smooth, clear and compact|
Great amp for the money. Just purchased this amp for my workout room to drive a pair of NHT C3s, does an excellent job bringing out the best in these speakers. Nice to be able to afford the para-sound!! If you need a 2 channel amp for a smaller room this is the one...its a parasound...need i say more?
|- mark w, CA|
|bi-amping made easy...and affordable|
this deceptivley thin 4 ohm rated 75w power amp delivers. quiet,fast,with followthru...nice. i use it with my B&W cm1 bookshelf speakers for the mid-range.BUT heres the thing, at $499 and 21 lbs it has no peers...at 3x the price, hmm.
|- burt b, VA|