Marantz’s AV8801 is an AV pre-amplifier packed with state-of-the-art technologies, all working together to deliver a spirited home theatre experience. Featuring Audyssey DSX and DTS Neo:X technology, the AV8801 can be configured beyond the customary 5.1 or 7.1 arrangement, right up to an impressive 11.2 channels.
The AV8801 is available now with a RRP of $5,570.
Marantz also released a 7 channel power amplifier capable of 180 watts, the MM8077. The same amplifier technologies used in the company’s reference class amplifiers have been inherited by the MM8077.
The MM8077 is available now with a RRP of $3,590.
A full specification breakdown of both products follows over the page, compliments of Marantz’s official press release.
Main features of the new AV8801 include:
· Current Feedback circuitry with Marantz HDAM
Main features of the new MM8077 include:
· 7x 150W (8 ohm), 7x 180W (6 ohm) RMS power (20Hz-20kHz)