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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 C47 and MC302 are very flexible and good at big movements, rich and unrestrained on expression of emotion. In both the voice and musical instruments, they are full of determination without even the slightest hesitation. This determination could make an appeal to the audiences fascinated by their superb performance.” - HiFi Review
Many noted McIntosh technologies are incorporated into the MC302. Power Guard® prevents over-driving of the amplifier and the resulting harsh sounding clipping that could damage your speakers. Sentry Monitor™ is our fuse-less short-circuit protection circuit that disengages the output stage before current exceeds safe operating levels and then resets automatically when operating conditions return to normal. McIntosh patented speaker binding posts ensure the best connection to all types of speaker wire terminations for worry free operation. The captivating blue watt meter is not only a great conversation starter but also provides a fast and accurate reading of the amplifier’s power output. Inputs for balanced and unbalanced cables are available to provide flexibility in connecting to the rest of your audio system.
Visually, the MC302 shares the same timeless design cues as our other products. The polished stainless steel chassis, classic black glass front panel, knobs and brushed aluminum end caps all compliment any room or furniture style. Contact your local dealer to learn more.
300W @ 2, 4 or 8 Ohms
20Hz to 20kHz
+0, -0.25dB from 20Hz to 20,000Hz
+0, -3.0dB from 10Hz to 100,000Hz
LED Fiber Optic
Open Stainless Steel
Yes, New Style McIntosh
17-1/2" (44.45cm) x 9-7/16" (23.97cm) (including feet) x 22" (55.88cm) (including front panel, knobs and cables)
98 lbs (44.45 kg)
131 lbs (59.42 kg)
MC302 Power Amplifier Brochure (2.38 MB) (11/15/2013)
MC302 Power Amplifier Owner's Manual (7.92 MB) (3/22/2013)
MC302 Power Amplifier Connection Diagram (1.32 MB) (6/13/2012)
MC302 Review Suono Magazine (Italy) September 2012 (0.67 MB) Download
C47 and MC302 HiFi Review March 2016 No 357 (1.57 MB) Download
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