MA5200 2-Channel Integrated Amplifier

Winner of Diapason d'Or
2015 Hi-Fi Award

The MA5200 delivers the full McIntosh audio experience in a sleek, compact size. Its 100 watts per channel is perfect for modestly sized listening spaces.

"One of the most singularly lovely sounding amplifiers around" - Hi-Fi+ Magazine​

With 9 inputs, including 1 Moving Magnet phono and 3 digital inputs that will decode your digital music at up to 32 bits and 192kHz, the MA5200 provides you with enough connections and modern technology to begin building your home audio system. The Home Theater Pass Through feature will allow for seamless integration into your existing multi-channel theater system.

"The McIntosh MA5200 is an excellent amplifier, with a quality DAC and a no fuss approach to presenting music" - Hifi Pig

The amplifier delivers 100 Watts per channel into 8 Ohms and utilizes Power Guard® to prevent clipping and keep your speakers safe from damage. Our new High Drive headphone amplifier features increased gain and output power, and is optimized for virtually all headphone types for an enjoyable personal listening experience.
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Electronic Specifications

Power Output per Channel

100 Watts

Number of Channels

2

Speaker Impedance

8 Ohms

Rated Power Band

20Hz to 20kHz

Total Harmonic Distortion

0.005%

Dynamic Headroom

1.8dB

Frequency Response +0,-0.5dB

20Hz to 20kHz

Frequency Response, +0, -3dB

10Hz to 100kHz

Sensitivity Phono (Moving Coil)

N/A

Sensitivity Phono (Moving Magnet)

2.5mV

Sensitivity High Level (Balanced / Unbalanced)

0.5V/0.25V

Sensitivity (Power Amp input)

1V

Signal To Noise Ratio (Moving Coil)

N/A

Signal To Noise Ratio (Moving Magnet)

84dB

Signal To Noise Ratio (High Level)

95dB

Signal To Noise Ratio (Power Amp input)

110dB

Input Impedance (Balanced / Unbalanced)

20K/20K

Damping Factor

>200

Maximum Output (Balanced / Unbalanced)

8V Unbalanced

Connectivity

Balanced Input

1

Unbalanced Input

4

Phono Input Moving Coil

0

Phono Input Moving Magnet

1 (fixed loading)

Upgradeable Digital Audio Module

No

Digital Coaxial Input

1

Digital Optical Input

1

Digital MCT (DIN) Input

0

Digital USB Input

1

Balanced Variable Output

0

Unbalanced Fixed Output

0

Unbalanced Variable Output

1

Headphone Output

1/4" High Drive

Subwoofer Output

0

AM/FM Tuner option

No

Home Theater PassThru

Yes

Unbalanced Analog Connector Type

Standard

Speaker Binding Post Type

Standard

Service Port

0

Digital Audio Specifications

Digital-to-Analog Converter (DAC) Type

2-channel, 32-bit/192kHz PCM/DSD

Digital Coaxial Input Sample Rate

16-bit, 24-bit/32kHz to 96kHz

Digital Optical Input Sample Rate

16-bit, 24-bit/32kHz to 96kHz

Digital MCT (DIN) Input Sample Rate

N/A

Digital USB Input Sample Rate

16-bit, 24-bit, 32-bit/32kHz to 192kHz

Control

Tone Controls

No

Tone Bypass and Input Assign

No

RS232 Control Input

Yes

Power Control Output

1 Main

Rear Panel Data Port

4

Rear Panel IR Sensor Input

Yes

Input Level Match

Yes

General Specifications

Vacuum Tube or Solid State

Solid State

Output Autoformer

No

Output Meters

Yes

Dual Layer Chassis

Yes

Chassis Finish

Black painted steel

McIntosh Monogrammed Heatsinks™

No

Power Requirement

120V 50/60Hz, 2.3A

Standby Power Requirement

<0.25 Watts

Weights & Dimensions

Dimensions (W x H x D)

17-1/2" (44.45cm) x 6" (15.24cm) x 22" (55.88cm)

Weight

38 lbs (17.2 kg)

Shipping Weight

55.5 lbs (25.2 kg)

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