Model: XPA-2
Year: 2008
Price: $799
Class: A/B
Channels: 2
Power 8 Ohm All Channels Driven: 300W
Power 4 Ohm All Channels Driven: 500W
Power Bandwidth: +/-0.05dB
Frequency Response: 5Hz-150kHz(-3dB)
THD: <.007%
SN Ratio 1W: >91dB
SN Ratio Full: >114dB
Damping: NA
Crosstalk: >80
TransformerVA: 1,200
Capacitance: 45,000
Input Sensitivity: NA
Input Impedance Unbal/Bal: 23.5/33
Gain: 32dB
Adjustable Gain: No
Power Requirements: 15A
Connections: XLR/RCA
Trigger: 5-12V/DC
LED Meters: Yes
2 Ohm Capable: NA
Output Devices: 12/ch
Fans: No
Weight: 72.4
Width: 17
Height: 7.75
Depth: 19
Rack Size: 4U
Topology: Fully discrete, dual differential

Massive toroidal power supply, 24 high-current output devices, and an elegant and sophisticated power amp design that delivers 300W into 8 ohms and 500W into 4 ohms with both channels driven. The XPA-2 provides serious headroom, the kind that really wakes up your speakers. Enjoy the tight, controlled bass and effortlessly detailed highs.
It’s a beast. A monster. A gorilla. An abominable snowman on steroids. It's a rock concert in an 80 pound box. And by the way, it's also delicate, graceful, and just plain beautiful.

The XPA-2: Power and Finesse.

  • Modular channel design for greater channel separation.
  • Automatic 120/230 AC voltage detection and switching.
  • Multi segment bar graph output level meters with clip detect.
  • Metering and status LED on/off switches.
  • Advanced microprocessor operating system.
  • Discrete front end, no integrated circuits.
  • Output topology: discrete triple Darlington with On Semi output devices.
  • Input topology: dual differential input.
  • External trigger turn on.
  • Fully protected from all fault conditions.
  • Input: balanced (XLR) and unbalanced (RCA), switchable.
  • Soft touch power switch.
  • 4RU chassis w/ 15mm solid milled aluminum faceplate.
  • IEC power inlet.
  • Display type: digital status indicators