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NAD - CI 8-150 DSP - Multi-Channel Amplifier

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Experience the ultimate in distributed audio systems with the CI 8-150 DSP Multi-Channel Amplifier from NAD. This eight-channel beast delivers the unmatched performance NAD is renowned for, all wrapped up in a package bursting with user-friendly features. Built to handle demanding audio systems, it offers a beefy 8 x 150 Watts per channel @ 8 Ohms, and is bridgeable to 4 x 280 Watts for the most intensive applications. Add to this an array of connectivity options, Ncore amplifier technology for superior sound quality, and a slim 1U rack space profile for streamlined space management. Whether it's handling long cable runs, challenging speaker loads, or ensuring reliable, efficient power with minimal power consumption, the CI 8-150 is the undeniably smart choice for your audio needs. Step into a new realm of sound with unparalleled power and precision today.

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ℹ Product Information

NAD CI 8-150 DSP Multi-Channel Amplifier

Revel in the unadulterated sounding perfection that only the fanatically engineered NAD CI 8-150-DSP Multi-Channel Amplifier can deliver. Powered by NAD’s unmistakable hallmark performance and bolstered with a suite of highly accessible features for installers, the CI 8-150-DSP is meticulously designed to cater to the discerning audiophile looking to enhance their distributed sound systems.

Key Features

  1. Powerful Output: Provides 8 channels with a potent 150 Watts per channel at 8 Ohms, perfect for driving substantial audio systems. It's bridgeable to an immense 280 Watts per channel at 8 Ohms, across all channels for audio nirvana.

  2. Ncore Amplifier Technology: This technology ensures audiophile-worthy sound quality while handling difficult speaker loads and extensive cable runs with ease.

  3. Space Efficient Design: 2U rack height, maximizing available rack space.

  4. Smart Control Platform: Web application for easy DSP calibration and IP control.

  5. Power Saving Modes: 0.5W Standby Mode and 3W Network Standby for energy efficiency without compromising performance.

  6. Dual Global Inputs/Outputs: Ensures an easy set-up and flexibility with your existing audio system.

  7. Universal AC Power Supply: Compatibility and flexibility across different power sources.

  8. Multiple Inputs: Two coax inputs and two optical inputs providing added flexibility in system design.

  9. Reliability: Based on well-tested amplification platforms, ensuring a stable and reliable performance.

  10. Advanced Specifications: This includes a signal-to-noise ratio of 90dB, THD of 0.02%, and Class D amplifier.

Benefits

  1. Audio Perfection: NAD’s Ncore Amplifier technology delivers supreme audio quality, riveting even the most seasoned listener.

  2. Versatile and Powerful: Can drive most multi-room audio systems, providing an unparalleled cinematic and musical environment.

  3. Space Saving & Efficient: Fits within a 2U rack space for convenience and efficiency.

  4. Eco-friendly Mega Watt: Efficient power usage with Standby Mode and Network Standby, reducing energy consumption.

  5. Easy Setup: Multiple inputs, global Inputs/outputs, and an accessible web app make setup a breeze.

  6. Customization: The advanced web app allows for personalization and tuning, ensuring the sound quality is fine-tuned to your preference.

  7. Reliable and Durable: With a robust and stable build, trust in lasting, supreme performance.

  8. Unmatched Performance: Delivering continuous power irrespective of Ohm reading, enjoy the undistorted fullness of your music and movies.

  9. User-Friendly: Easily integrates into your existing audio setup due to universal AC power supply and dual global Inputs/outputs.

  10. Competitive Edge: Advanced specifications earn the CI 8-150 DSP a top-tier position among amplifiers, guaranteeing an outstanding audio experience every time.

Specifications

Specifications Description
Channels 8 x 150 Watts @ 8 Ohms (Bridgeable to 4 x 280 Watts @ 8 Ohms, all channels driven)
Amplifier Technology Ncore amplifier technology
Rack Height 2U
Control Platform accessed through IP control
Web App Manages DSP calibration, IP control and more
Input/Output Dual global Inputs/Outputs
Standby Modes 0.5W Standby Mode, 3W Network Standby
Other Features 12V Trigger In; IR In/Out; Auto Sense Turn-on; Universal AC Power Supply
Impedance Robust and stable at 4 Ohm
Power Consumption Eco mode setting for minimal power consumption
Continuous Output Power (8 Ohms) 150 W (all channels driven); 180 W (two channels driven)
Continuous Output Power (4 Ohms) 180 W (all channels driven); 300W (two channels driven)
Continuous Output Power (8 Ohms in Bridged mode) 280 W (all channels driven); 500 W (two channels driven)
THD (20 Hz – 20 kHz) 0.02% (1 W to 120 W, 8 ohms and 4 ohms)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 90 dB
Clipping Power 160W(1kHz8ohms 0.1%THD); 200W(1kHz4ohms 0.1%THD)
IHF Dynamic Power Varies (8 Ohms - 180W/200W; 4 Ohms - 280W/360W; Bridged mode 8 Ohms - 520W/600W, 4 Ohms - 670W/800W)
Peak Output Current 26A(1ohm,1ms)
Damping Factor 150 (ref. 8 ohms, 20 Hz to 6.5 kHz)
Frequency Response ±0.5dB(20Hz-20kHz)
Channel Separation 75 dB (1 kHz); 65 dB (10 kHz)
Maximum Undistorted Input Level 3300 mV
Analog Input Audio Sense Threshold 3 ± 0.5 mVrms (ref. 100 Hz – 10 kHz)
Trigger in Level 3-30Vdc
Standby Power 0.5 W
Dimensions 483x90x435mm
Shipping Weight 17.6 kg (38.8 lbs)

In conclusion, the NAD CI 8-150 DSP Multi-Channel Amplifier is more than just a high-performance audio device, it's a consummate fusion of refined engineering and unparalleled sound experience. With its robust power, unrivaled features, and convenience of use, this amplifier is truly a game changer in the realm of multi-room audio systems. It symbolizes the zenith of achieving sound mastery, delivering an exceptional audio journey that will leave even the experienced listeners spellbound. From your quiet nights to your vibrant gatherings, the CI 8-150 encapsulates every moment with the qualitatively supreme sound it promises. Clear in its intention, NAD assures that with the CI 8-150 DSP, you are not just buying an amplifier, you are investing in a revolution that resonates with the language of pure sound. Amplify your world with the NAD CI 8-150 DSP Multi-Channel Amplifier, available exclusively at The Audio Tailor. Dive into the realm where sonic perfection meets unparalleled design, where every note is an experience. Visit our Brisbane store or contact us at 1300 308 711, email us at sales@theaudiotailor.com.au, or drop us a message at our contact page - Contact. Experience greatness, one note at a time.

ℹ Specifications
Specifications Description
Channels 8 x 150 Watts @ 8 Ohms (Bridgeable to 4 x 280 Watts @ 8 Ohms, all channels driven)
Amplifier Technology Ncore amplifier technology
Rack Height 2U
Control Platform accessed through IP control
Web App Manages DSP calibration, IP control and more
Input/Output Dual global Inputs/Outputs
Standby Modes 0.5W Standby Mode, 3W Network Standby
Other Features 12V Trigger In; IR In/Out; Auto Sense Turn-on; Universal AC Power Supply
Impedance Robust and stable at 4 Ohm
Power Consumption Eco mode setting for minimal power consumption
Continuous Output Power (8 Ohms) 150 W (all channels driven); 180 W (two channels driven)
Continuous Output Power (4 Ohms) 180 W (all channels driven); 300W (two channels driven)
Continuous Output Power (8 Ohms in Bridged mode) 280 W (all channels driven); 500 W (two channels driven)
THD (20 Hz – 20 kHz) 0.02% (1 W to 120 W, 8 ohms and 4 ohms)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 90 dB
Clipping Power 160W(1kHz8ohms 0.1%THD); 200W(1kHz4ohms 0.1%THD)
IHF Dynamic Power Varies (8 Ohms - 180W/200W; 4 Ohms - 280W/360W; Bridged mode 8 Ohms - 520W/600W, 4 Ohms - 670W/800W)
Peak Output Current 26A(1ohm,1ms)
Damping Factor 150 (ref. 8 ohms, 20 Hz to 6.5 kHz)
Frequency Response ±0.5dB(20Hz-20kHz)
Channel Separation 75 dB (1 kHz); 65 dB (10 kHz)
Maximum Undistorted Input Level 3300 mV
Analog Input Audio Sense Threshold 3 ± 0.5 mVrms (ref. 100 Hz – 10 kHz)
Trigger in Level 3-30Vdc
Standby Power 0.5 W
Dimensions 483x90x435mm
Shipping Weight 17.6 kg (38.8 lbs)

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