MC205 Amplifiers

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).

The classic black glass front panel and custom machined end caps allow the MC205 to blend in with any surrounding. Contact your local dealer​ to learn more.

Electronic Specifications

Power Output per Channel

200W @ 4 or 8 Ohms

Number of Channels

5 (can also be used as a 2-zone amplifier with 3 channels in zone A and 2 channels in zone B)

Total Harmonic Distortion

0.005%

S/N below rated output

112dB

Dynamic Headroom

1.7dB

Damping Factor

>140

Rated Power Band

20Hz to 20kHz

Frequency Response

+0, -0.25dB from 20Hz to 20,000Hz
+0, -3dB from 10Hz to 100,000Hz

Control

Remote Power Control

Yes, 5 or 3 + 2 Channel

Multi-Channel DB25 Cable

Yes

General Specifications

Circuit Configuration

Push-Pull Complementary

Circuit Design

Transistor

Mono Bridge

No

Mono Parallel

No

Autoformer

No

Meters

Yes

Meter Light Switch

Yes

Balanced Input

Yes

Front Panel

Glass

Illumination

LED Fiber Optic

Chassis Style

Inverted

Gold Plated Binding Posts

Yes

Weights & Dimensions

Dimensions (W x H x D)

17-1/2" (44.45cm) x 9-7/16" (23.97cm) (including feet) x 21" (53.3cm) (including front panel and cables)

Weight

81 lbs (44.2 kg)

Shipping Weight

114 lbs (51.8 kg)

Product Literature


MC205 Power Amplifier Brochure (2.42 MB) (8/31/2012) Download


User Documents


MC205 Power Amplifier Owner's Manual (7.43 MB) (6/13/2012) Download


MC205 Power Amplifier Connection Diagram (1.33 MB) (6/13/2012) Download


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