Parasound Model Zamp v.3 Half-Width Power Amplifier

Parasound‘s mission is to put great sound into stunning packages, priced magnitudes lower than any competitor. The results have been clear: Parasound products have won best-in-class awards in the most popular audiophile publications year after year.

Z Custom is their line of ultra-compact components that delivers true high-end performance where space is tight. Equally comfortable on a desk or in a cabinet, the Z Custom series can fit wherever good sound is needed.


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Parasound Model Zamp v.3  Stereo Power Amplifier – 1/2 Width – 9.5” Wide

Parasound Z Series is THE line of ultra-compact components with unique features to solve many of your custom installation problems. They provide true high-end performance where space is tight and are a favorite for desktop systems in your home and office listening.

The design is outstanding and so are the quality of parts and specifications. It is only 9.5” wide and 2” high w/feet but has amazing sonic performance that is hard to resist in it’s 7 lb. amazingly built package. The specs are really wonderful and would be desirable in a full-size power amp at 2-3 times the price.


Features & Specifications:

•  One pair of speaker outputs

•  Gold-plated 5-way binding post

•  Gold-plated RCA input jacks and looping line output jacks

•  Rear-mounted left and right gain controls

•  Headphone jack

•  Efficient, low heat design

•  Fully discrete circuitry with toroid transformer

•  Auto On/Off by 9-12V DC trigger or audio signal

•  Bridging switch for stereo or mono operation

•  Indicators for channel operating status and AC power present

•  Continuous Power Output:

•     2 x 45 Watts RMS, all channels driven, 8 Ohms

•     2 x 60 Watts RMS, all channels driven, 4 Ohms

•     1 x 90 Watts RMS, in bridged mono, 8 Ohms,

•  Current Capacity:  12 Amperes peak per channel

•  Dynamic Headroom:  1.5 dB

•  S/N Ratio:  116 dB, input shorted, IHF A-weighted (Very quiet)

•  Switchable Voltage for 110-120V or 220-240V; 50 / 60 Hz

•  9.5” Wide • 10.0” Deep • 2.0” High  (1.75” 1U High w/o feet)

•  Shipping weight:  10 lbs., Net weight:   7 lbs.

•  Available in Black and Silver

•  Retail In-Store Sales Only  •  No Mail-Order Sales

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