Anthem MCA-325

$ 3,999 $ 3,699

3-channel Power Amp

Description

Anthem MCA-325 Power Amplifier

3-channel power amplifier; 225 watts per channel continuous power into 8 ohms.

Anthem introduces the Anthem MCA-325 power amplifier to complement the NEW AVM 60 A/V Processor.  The new MCA amplifier features more robust and efficient power and heavy-duty reliability. The Anthem MCA Series delivers lower THD (total harmonic distortion) for more clean, pure sound and lower noise for a supremely quiet background.

Anthem products allow you to virtually ‘be there’ every time you listen to a favorite piece of recorded music or experience the excitement of surround-sound home theater.

 

Features:

  • 225W in 3-Channels
  • Delivers lower THD (Total Harmonic Distortion) for cleaner, pure sound and lower noise
  • Completely redesigned for improved audio performance and reliability
  • Higher current output for lower distortion
  • Cosmetic match for AVM 60 A/V Preamplifier-Processor
  • Improved Advanced Load Monitoring system
  • 8 bipolar output devices per channel for less stress on each device
  • Less than 2 watts standby power consumption
  • Crafted in Canada

Specifications

 

POWER OUTPUT (PER CHANNEL)

  • (Continuous RMS, 20 Hz – 20 kHz, <1% THD)
  • Impedance 8Ω 4Ω 2Ω
  • 225 W 400 W 600 W

INPUTS / OUTPUTS

  • Inputs Single-Ended, Balanced, Relay Trigger (3.5-mm Mono Jack)
  • Outputs Speaker Binding Posts, Relay Trigger (3.5-mm Mono Jack)

SWITCHES

  • Front Panel Power (On/Off)
  • Rear Panel 3 On/Off Modes (Trigger, Manual, Auto)
  • THD AT 100W
  • at 1 kHz 0.0010%
  • at 20 kHz 0.015%

IMD AT 100 W

  • ITU-R (19 kHz + 20 kHz) 0.0005%
  • SMPTE (60 Hz + 7 kHz) 0.002%

FREQUENCY RESPONSE, 20 HZ TO 20 KHZ

open circuit ± 0.1 dB

  • 8Ω ± 0.1 dB
  • 4Ω ± 0.1 dB
  • 2Ω ± 0.2 dB

OTHER SPECIFICATIONS

  • SNR, IEC-A, ref. 225 W 120 dB
  • Power Bandwidth, -3 dB at 200 W into 8 ohms 90 kHz
  • Slew Rate 30 V/μs
  • Damping Factor, 20 Hz to 1 kHz 300
  • Channel Separation, 100 Hz to 10 kHz >65 dB
  • Input Impedance (RCA / XLR) 10 kΩ / 15 kΩ
  • Input Sensitivity, 225 W into 8 Ω 1.5 Vrms
  • Voltage Gain 29 dB

POWER CONSUMPTION

standby idle typical high output

  • MCA-525 2.0 W 80 W 550 W 1200 W
  • MCA-325 1.4 W 47 W 350 W 750 W
  • MCA-225 1.0 W 35 W 240 W 500 W

DIMENSIONS

  • Height 6-5/8″ (16.9 cm)
  • Height with Rackmount Kit 4U
  • Width 17-1/4″ (43.9 cm)
  • Depth 18-1/8″ (46 cm)

WEIGHT

  • MCA-525  (27.5 kg)
  • MCA-325  (19.5 kg)
  • MCA-225  (18 kg)

POWER REQUIREMENT

  • 220-240 V version: In countries where the line voltage is 220, 230, or 240 V, this product operates from a single phase AC power source that supplies between 198 V and 264 V at a frequency of 50 Hz.