MA5200 Amplifier

MA5200 Amplifier


Overview

  • 100 watts x 2 channels into 8 ohms
  • total harmonic distortion: 0.005% (at 20Hz to 20,000Hz)
  • frequency response: 10 -100,000 Hz (+0, -3dB)
  • signal-to-noise ratio: 95dB (line level), 82dB (phono), 110dB (power amp)
  • damping factor: greater than 200
  • built-in McIntosh Digital Engine up-sampling DAC for digital audio sources
  • built-in headphone amplifier
  • large power transformer with multiple filter capacitors and regulated power supply ensures stable noise free operation
  • patented McIntosh Power Guard circuit prevents amplifier clipping to protect speakers
  • Sentry Monitor and Thermal Protection circuits provide long amplifier operating life and protection against overheating
  • Home Theater Pass Through allows amplifier to become part of a multichannel sound system
  • fiber optic illuminated glass front panel for a beautiful appearance and long-term durability
  • illuminated power meters (with illumination on/off settings)
  • adjustable front-panel display brightness settings
Inputs:
  • USB (Type B) input for connection to a computer
    • supported bit depth and sample rates: up to 32-bit/192kHz
    • dedicated McIntosh USB audio driver required for playback on a Windows® PC (free USB driver download available from McIntosh Laboratory's website)
  • 1 optical and 1 coaxial digital audio input
    • supported bit depth and sample rates: up to 32-bit/96kHz
  • 1 set of balanced stereo XLR inputs
  • 4 stereo RCA audio inputs
  • phono input for moving magnet (MM) cartridge, also compatible with high-output moving coil (MC) cartridges
  • IR input for connecting an IR receiver
Outputs:
  • 1 pair custom McIntosh gold-plated binding-post speaker connectors
  • full-size headphone output (20-600 ohms recommended impedance)
  • RCA preamp out/power amp input jacks
Other Info and Specs:
  • asynchronous USB technology for reduced timing jitter and better sound
  • does not offer bass, treble, or tone controls
  • Power Control output provides convenient turn-on/off of McIntosh source components
  • four Data Ports provide remote control of amplifier-connected McIntosh source components
  • RS232-C connector for connection to a computer or other control device
  • remote
  • 17-1/2"W x 6"H x 22"D
  • weight: 38 lbs.
  • If connecting to a TV, please make sure you can select "PCM" output in your TV's audio menu. The built-in DAC cannot decode multi-channel Dolby® Digital signals.
  • warranty: 3 years