av news
This Month's Featured Equipment Reviews
ZenWave Cables and SurgeX ZenWave Edition Review
REDGUM BLACK RGi35ENR Integrated Amplifier Review
Linear Tube Audio MicroZOTL 2.0 Headphone Amp & Preamp Review
iFi Micro iUSB 3.0 & Gemini USB Cable Reviews
Marantz M-CR611 Network CD Receiver Review
Latest AV News
Power Amplifier Forum Topics:
Classic Power Amplifier Reviews
Krell Announces New Space Conscious S-Series Power Amps Print E-mail
Monday, 05 October 2009
ImageA pair of S-Series power amps, the S-275 and S-150M, has been introduced by Krell.  These amps were designed with one goal in mind: to bring high end performance to users in a very small package.  Krell’s S-275 is, not surprisingly, a 275 watt stereo amplifier.  Via a switch on the back, the S-275 is able to be placed into mono mode where it boasts a 550 watt output.  With a half sized footprint, the S-275 is able to be placed side by side with another amplifier. The S-150M on the other hand is strictly mono, and much smaller.  Only 3.4” wide, five S-150M amps are able to sit side by side in the space usually taken up by a single power amp.  Featuring an output of 150 watts into 8 ohms, or 300 watts into 4 ohms, Krell calls the S-150M “the ideal choice for high performance systems in space limited loca­tions.”

“With technology sourced from our flagship Evolution amplifiers but in a footprint and price that is significantly smaller,” says Bill McKiegan “the S-275 and S-150m amplifiers deliver Krell performance in installations where a lesser product would normally have been selected.”  McKiegan, the VP of sales and marketing for Krell, also stated that much of the technology found in these small framed amps was developed in the Krell Evolution series.

Both amps feature Differential Current Mode circuitry and high performance linear power supplies.  The gain stages use Krell Differential Current Mode, and very low negative feedback. Krell’s will retail the S-275 for $5,500 and the S-150M for $2,500.

Like this article? Bookmark and share with any of the sites below.
Digg!Reddit!Del.icio.us!Google!StumbleUpon!Yahoo!Free social bookmarking plugins and extensions for Joomla! websites!

  home theater news  |  equipment reviews 
  blu-ray reviews  |  dvd  |  theatrical reviews  
  music download reviews  |  music disc reviews
  contact  |  about-us  |  careers   |  brands 
  RSS   |  AVRev Forums
  front page  |  virtual tours  |  dealer locator
  how to features  |   lifestyle & design articles
  Want Your Home Theater Featured on MHT?
   CE Partners: HDD  |  HDF  |  VGT  |  SD  |  DVD
  Advertise with Us | Specs | Disclaimer | Sponsors
  privacy policy | cookie policy | terms of use
  909 N. Sepulveda Blvd. El Segundo, CA 90245
  Ads: 310.280.4476 | Contact Us
  Content: 310.280.4575 | Mike Flacy