McIntosh Power Amplifiers
Power amplifiers are the driving force behind any great system. McIntosh amplifiers blend eye-catching aesthetics, power and sonic integrity in a way that has been capturing the imagination of music lovers and home theater enthusiasts for decades. Whether your desires run towards solid state or tubes, in stereo, monoblock or multi-channel configurations, McIntosh has your audio amplifier solution.
MCINTOSH MC601 Power AmplifierRRP $13,995 Contact us for advice
Enhanced front panel design with a larger true power wattmeter is framed with attractive brushed aluminum side panels. MC601 design is classic McIntosh yet timelessly handsome. New McIntosh designed binding posts allow the most secure connection to all speaker lead types. Remote meter light control is available when used with contemporary McIntosh preamplifier Control centers. With MC601 you will definitely receive sound which fulfill your musical need. MC601 1 channel amplifier uses new McIntosh faceplate design which features larger easier to read power wattmeter which is framed with attractive aluminium side handles.
MCINTOSH MC452 – 2 Channel Power AmplifierRRP $16,995 Contact us for advice
MC452 is the most powerful McIntosh stereo amplifier utilizing the latest advancements in circuit and cosmetic design. The new Faceplate design features larger easier to read watt meters framed with attractive aluminum side handles. New McIntosh Engineered speaker binding posts allow the most secure cable connections. In MC452 the latest circuit components are deployed in the classic McIntosh Quad Balanced design for impeccable audio performance. Bring this 2 channel amplifier for desired sound.This 2 channel amplifier with 450 watts per channel high current output will drive any pair of high quality loudspeakers.
MCINTOSH MC302 – 2 channel Power AmplifierRRP $12,995 Contact us for advice
MC302 features classic McIntosh amplifier styling combined with advanced audio performance. Larger easier to read Watt Meters, New Style Mcintosh engineered binding posts and the latest advancements in circuit design combine to make MC302 the Value McIntosh amplifier. The MC302 Power amplifier has continuous average power output rating of 300 watts per channel, with a peak output current of 60 amperes.
MCINTOSH MC303 – 3 channel Power AmplifierRRP $21,995 Contact us for advice
At 300 watts per channel the new McIntosh MC303 3 channel power amplifier with Autoformers is our most powerful multi-channel amplifier offering to date. Premium cosmetics featuring a ½” thick glass faceplate, custom machined and anodized aluminum handles, and a mirror polished stainless steel chassis are standard equipment on the MC303. Power Guard, is a McIntosh circuit innovation, to maximize sound quality at high power levels while our Sentry Monitor feature provides continuous short circuit protection of the amplifier and connected loudspeakers. A triple bank of Peak Reading Watt Meters provides instant recognition of power output and may be switched off for theater use. This 3 channel amplifier has collection of technologies that enhances its performance and reliability while protecting the amplifier and loudspeakers.
MCINTOSH MC205 – 5 channel Power Amplifier
Dynamic Power Manager® (DPM), an exclusive McIntosh technology, insures top performance at 8 and 4 ohms, enabling the MC205 to deliver 200 watts per channel into a wide variety of loudspeakers. The MC205 offers outstanding versatility, and can be used as a 5 channel amplifier or as home theater amplifier, as well as a two zone amplifier with three channels in one zone and the remaining two channels assigned to a second zone.With a total of 1000 watts of power, the MC205 delivers all the explosive dynamics that high-performance home theater systems require. This 5 channel amplifier delivers full power into a wide variety of loudspeaker types.This 5 channel home theater amplifier has noise level vanishingly low.
MCINTOSH MC207 – 7 channel Power AmplifierRRP $15,995 Contact us for advice
The MC207 is the most flexible McIntosh multi-channel amplifier. With seven 200 watt channels available the MC207 is the perfect choice 7.1 home theaters or 5.1 theaters with the remaining 2 channels utilized for a second stereo zone. The first amplifier to employ the Dynamic Power Manager® (DPM) circuit design, the MC207 delivers a full 200 watts x 7 channels into either 4 or 8-Ohm loudspeakers for maximum performance.
MCINTOSH MC8207 – 7 channel Power Amplifier
MC8207 is a 7 channel amplifier designed to power the finest home theater systems. Seven channels may be used in larger rooms or five channels for the theater plus two stereo channels for powering a set of speakers in another area of the home. Immensely powerful, the high current MC8207 delivers 200 watts per channel into either 4 or 8 ohm speaker types using the McIntosh Dynamic Power Manager®. You will always have all the power you need when using MC8207.
MC1.25KW – 1 channel Solid State AmplifierRRP $25, 495 Contact us for advice
The MC1.25KW Quad Balanced Power Amplifier is our newest and one of our most advanced amplifiers. Redesigned from top to bottom, it replaces the venerable MC1.2KW as our most powerful single chassis monoblock amplifier. A simple glance at this 71.7 kg amp is enough to convey its power and performance capabilities, but when you hear it – then you’ll truly understand what it can do.
The MC1.25KW outputs 1,200 Watts of pure power into a single channel with a nearly imperceptible total harmonic distortion of 0.005%. This astonishing amount of power is fully available to 2, 4 or 8 Ohm speakers via our Autoformer™ technology. A pair of these amps can anchor a home audio system that can rival nearly any stereo system in the world.
MC611 – 1 channel Solid State AmplifierRRP $14, 995 Contact us for advice
The monoblock MC611 Quad Balanced Power Amplifier produces 600 Watts of power – enough to satisfy nearly any loudspeaker. A pair of MC611s can easily drive an impressive home stereo system, or add more of them to power a home theater. Thanks to our unique output Autoformer™ technology, your speakers will receive the full 600 Watts regardless if they have 2, 4 or 8 Ohm impedance, allowing you the ability to use the MC611 to its full potential.
The MC611 has received numerous updates and improvements compared to our previous 600 Watt monoblock model. Chief among them is that filter capacity has been doubled which has resulted in a dramatic 55% increase in dynamic headroom from 1.8dB to 2.8dB. This twofold increase in filter capacity also helps improve the performance of low end bass frequencies.
MC301 – 1 channel Solid State AmplifierRRP $9, 995 Contact us for advice
The McIntosh MC301 monoblock amplifier delivers 300 watts of power into a single channel at 2, 4 or 8 ohms. Both balanced and unbalanced inputs are included for connecting your preamplifier, along with balanced and unbalanced outputs for ease of connecting bi-amp configurations. Its monoblock design is the ultimate in system configuration as each speaker has its own dedicated amp, guaranteeing maximum channel separation and audio fidelity.
MC302 – 2 channel Solid State AmplifierRRP $13, 995 Contact us for advice
The MC302 stereo amplifier is designed to deliver decades of legendary musical enjoyment thanks to its outstanding build quality and advanced technical performance. It produces 300 Watts of amplification per channel, and as a result of our unique Autoformer™, all this power can be delivered into 2, 4 or 8 Ohm speakers. The MC302 is the perfect choice for a music lover’s dedicated stereo system. Or combine it with other McIntosh amplifiers for use in multi-channel home theater systems to drive either main or surround channels.
The captivating blue watt meters are not only a great conversation starter but also provide a fast and accurate reading of the amplifier’s power output. Inputs for balanced cables and unbalanced cables are available to provide flexibility in connecting to the rest of your audio system.
MC152 – 2 channel Solid State AmplifierRRP $8, 995 Contact us for advice
The McIntosh MC152 stereo amplifier delivers 150 Watts of power into two channels at 2, 4 or 8 Ohms. Both balanced and unbalanced inputs are included for connecting your preamplifier. Our smallest current model solid state stereo amplifier in terms of power output, the MC152 is perfect for modest sized systems where higher power output levels are not needed or in home theaters to power surround channels.
Featuring a space saving design with a slim 6” tall chassis, it can fit where larger models can’t. While it may be physically smaller than our other amplifiers, it’s still full of all the technology McIntosh is known for and will perform to the same high standards as any of our amps. The McIntosh output Autoformer™ ensures every speaker receives full power regardless of its impedance while our unique Power Guard® circuitry prevents clipping that could damage your speakers. Our speaker binding posts provide a secure connection to your speaker cables.
MC205 – 5 channel Solid State Amplifier
The MC205 delivers all the explosive dynamics that high-performance home theater systems require by delivering 200 Watts of power to each of the 5 individual channels commonly used in many home theaters. Our exclusive Dynamic Power Manager® (DPM) technology enables it to deliver full power into 4 and 8 Ohm speakers – making the MC205 a perfect choice for a wide variety of home theater speakers. It can also be used as a two zone amplifier with three channels operating one zone and the remaining two channels assigned to a second zone.
The MC205 does not require cooling fans so even the most subtle soundtracks are not masked by fan noise. It features many notable technologies found in our other amplifiers, including Power Guard® which prevents over-driving of the amplifier and harsh sounding clipping that could damage your speakers. Sentry Monitor™ is a fuse-less short-circuit protection circuit that disengages the output stage before current exceeds safe operating levels and resets automatically when operating conditions return to normal. Inputs for balanced and unbalanced cables are available to provide flexibility in connecting the MC205 to your system or home theater processor. A bank of three blue watt meters provides instant recognition of power output of the front channels (the meters may be switched off if they conflict with the television or movie screen).
MC207 – 7 channel Solid State AmplifierRRP $16, 495 Contact us for advice
Similar to the MC205, the MC207 7-channel home theater amplifier produces an amazing movie experience in your home by delivering 200 Watts of power to each speaker channel found in 7.1 home theater systems. It can also be used in 5.1 home theaters with the remaining 2 channels used to power a second zone in stereo. Our exclusive Dynamic Power Manager® (DPM) technology enables the MC207 to deliver its full power into both 4 and 8 Ohm speakers – making it compatible with a wide variety of home theater speakers.
As with the MC205, the MC207 does not need cooling fans so there is no fan noise to interfere with your movie’s soundtrack. It features Power Guard® to prevent potential speaker damage caused by clipping and over-driving of the amplifier. Short-circuit protection is provided by our Sentry Monitor™ technology that disengages the output stage before current exceeds safe operating levels and then resets automatically when operating conditions return to normal. To connect the MC207 to your home theater processor, inputs for both balanced and unbalanced cables are included. Three blue watt meters provide an instant measurement of power output of the front three channels (the meters may be switched off if they conflict with the television or movie screen).
MC8207 – 7 channel Solid State Amplifier
At 200 Watts per channel, the 7-channel MC8207 home theater amplifier is perfectly capable of powering all the speakers in a 7.1 channel home theater to McIntosh’s legendary standards. It features LED power output indicators instead of our traditional blue meters. These indicators will display the amplifier’s power output just as the blue meters do but in a more understated way – making the MC8207 a perfect choice for darkened home theaters where the screen is the focal point. In addition to 7.1 theater systems, it can also be used in 5.1 home theaters with 2 channels used to power a second zone in stereo mode.
The McIntosh exclusive Dynamic Power Manager® (DPM) technology enables the MC8207 to deliver its full power into both 4 and 8 Ohm speakers, meaning it’s compatible with a wide variety of home theater speakers – unlike many other high current amplifiers. Just like our other home theater amplifiers, the MC8207 does not need cooling fans, eliminating fan noise that can interfere with the delicate nuances of a movie’s soundtrack. Power Guard® will prevent potential speaker damage caused by clipping and over-driving of the amplifier. Short-circuit protection is provided by Sentry Monitor™ that disengages the output stage before current exceeds safe operating levels and then resets automatically when operating conditions return to normal.