RoHS compliant version available
X1's front panel - Click to enlarge picture ^
XD's front panel - Click to enlarge picture ^
X3's front panel - Click to enlarge picture ^
.X5's front panel - Click to enlarge picture ^
.X8's front panel - Click to enlarge picture ^
NEW: 13.200 watts EIA* (11.000 watts IEC)
.X12's front panel - Click to enlarge picture ^
Controls maximum power output,
Controls maximum distortion,
Self-adjusts according to AC variations,
Class AB, AB variable and H:
X1 and XD - High polarization Class AB.
- Reference amplifier quality,
- THD 10x lower than usual,
- Extremelly low noise ratios.
X3 and X5 - Class AB variable
- Suitable for high or low frequencies,
- Suitable for any loudspeaker,
- Very low distortion from 20Hz to 20kHz.
X8 and X12- Class H MOSFET:
- High-precision switching,
- Low distortion,
- Optimized for low frequencies.
Low impedances handling (1.3 Ohm):
Perfect for use with up to 8 speakers,
Designed for high or low impedance speakers.
Oversized power supply:
Constant work, even on highly variable AC.
Full protection system:
Ensures amplifier's integrity, avoiding:
Overheat, short-circuit, incorrect loads, etc.
Magnetic activation circuit breaker:
Eliminates the need for line fuses.
DS Point sensitivity (Digital Setup):
Selectable input sensitivity,
Proper adjustment for digital processors.
3 year warranty:
Individually tested with 4 cicles burn-in,
(Valid for products sold in Brazil.
Check with your dealer for local warranty).
X8: 16Kg (35lbs) - 88x483x370mm
X12: 17,5Kg (38,5lbs) - 88x483x440mm
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Rear panel: Click to enlarge picture v
..(*) The EIA values were measured using the same EIAJ methods used by many famous digital amplifier brands. They are usefull for comparison purposes. The regular specifications uses the traditional IEC standarts and measuring methods.
|Specifications - X1, X3, X5, X8 and X12:|
X1-XD: Class AB (high polarization current)
X3 and X5: Class AB variable.
X8 and X12: High-precision Class H MOSFET.
T.H.D. (1KHz@1/2 rated powerl):
X1: 0,015%-2 Ohm, 0,008%,-4 Ohm, 0,005%-8 Ohm.
XD: 0,02%-2 Ohm, 0,015%,-4 Ohm, 0,008%-8 Ohm.
X3 - X5: 0.06%-2 Ohm, 0.03%,-4 Ohm, 0.01%-8 Ohm.
X8 - X12: 0.1%-2 Ohm, 0.08%,-4 Ohm, 0.06%-8 Ohm.
20 Hz to 20 KHz, +/- 0.5 dB
Damping factor (8 Ohm):
> 2000:1 @ 30 Hz. - 300 Hz, >400:1 @ 1 kHz
and better than 1000 up to 10kHz for X1
and better than 800 up to 10kHz for XD
Hum and Noise:
-105 dB "A" weighted referenced to rated power @ 8 Ohm.
XD to X12:
-100 dB "A" weighted referenced to rated power @ 8 Ohm
X1-XD: >-80dB@1kHz-CMRR better than -85dB@1kHz.
XD to X12: > -72 dB @ 1 kHz at rated power @ 8 Ohm
X1: > 25 V/us.
XD: >35 V/us
X3 and X5: > 16 V/us.
X8 and X12: > 20 V/us.
Input sensitivity (selectable) - Regular Version:
X1: - 1 V +/- 2% for 1 kHz 2 Ohm rated power.
- 2 V +/- 3% for 1 kHz 2 Ohm rated power (DS Point).
XD to X8: - (x96) 0.775 V +/- 2% for 1 kHz 2 Ohm rated power.
- (x48) 1.55 V +/- 3% for 1 kHz 2 Ohm rated power (DS Point).
X12: - (x58) 0.9 V +/- 2% for 1 kHz 2 Ohm rated power.
- (x116) 1.8 V +/- 3% for 1 kHz 2 Ohm rated power (DS Point).
Input sensitivity (selectable) - Euro Version:
- 26dB / 20x (DS Point)
- 32dB / 40x (10 Position)
Valid for all models.
10 K Ohm balanced.
Four 80mm high output DC fans.
Controls (rear panel):
Two gain control with Digital Setup point, one mode switch
and one power switch.
power: 1 blue LED.
signal: 2 green LEDS.
processing: 2 blue LEDS.
Soft-Start, thermal, turn-on bursts, subsonic
magnetic circuit breaker, incorrect loads, DC.
220 V AC and 120 V AC versions
(consult for alternative voltages)
X1-XD:1.55 times the output power used.
X3 and X5: 1.35 times the output power used.
X8 and X12:1.3 times the output power used.
X1 to X8: 88,9 mm x 483 mm x 325 mm
X12: 88,9 mm x 483 mm x 440 mm
(+45mm for rear support ears and connectors)
Net weight / Gross weight (export):
X1 to X5: 15,5 kg / 21 kg (34 lbs / 47 lbs)
X8: 16 kg / 21.5 kg (35 lbs / 47.4 lbs)
X12: 17,5 kg / 23 kg (38,5 lbs / 50.5 lbs)
Rated power (IEC) and max. consumption:
X1 - 1200 W, 220 V, 10 A (3,3A EIA)
XD - 3600 W, 220 V, 22 A (10,8A EIA)
X3 - 3600 W, 220 V, 21 A (7A EIA)
X5 - 5600 W, 220 V, 32 A (10,6A EIA)
X8 - 8000 W, 220 V, 50 A (16,7A EIA)
X12 - 11000 W, 220 V, 68 A (19,3A EIA)
(consult for alternative voltages)
Now with Speakon connectors + binding posts!
For specifications using EIA "33/66", click here.