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Welcome to the world of power amps. Below and on the additional pages, you will find hundreds of reviews of audiophile grade power amps, including everything from affordable integrated amps to the most expensive tube and solid state amps. You'll absolutely be able to find the right amp for your floorstanding speakers or your bookshelf speakers. These pages of reviews cover every brand you could want: Audio Research, Krell, Mark Levinson, Cello, McIntosh, and dozens more.

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Krell Evolution 2250e Stereo Power Amplifier Reviewed

Krell Evolution 2250e Stereo Power Amplifier Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Krell are makers of high quality amplifiers with large price tags. Or are they? When Andrew Robinson tested out the Krell Evolution 2250e stereo amp, he found the expected quality but not the expected price tag. Read More

 
Musical Fidelity M6 PRX Power Amplifier Reviewed

Musical Fidelity M6 PRX Power Amplifier Reviewed

By Brian Kahn

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Brian Kahn introduced the Musical Fidelity M6 PRX power amplifier into his reference system and was rather impressed with the results. However, he did find a few things to be a problem with the amplifier. Read More

 
Classe Delta Series CA-2300 Two-Channel Amplifier Reviewed

Classe Delta Series CA-2300 Two-Channel Amplifier Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

Once the Classé Delta Series CA-2300 Two-Channel Amplifier was hooked up to Andrew Robinson's system, he put it to the test. He was impressed with what he heard, but still had a problem with a few of the issues concerning the CA-2300 Read More

 
Classe' CT-M600 Monoblock Amplifier Reviewed

Classe' CT-M600 Monoblock Amplifier Reviewed

By Dr. Ken Taraszka

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

The Classe CT-M600s are the mono block amps of your dreams. Designed for audiophile systems as well as to run ice cold in an equipment rack - these amps serve both masters. Dr. Ken Taraszka takes a long listen to these audiophile world-beaters. Read More

 
Krell Evolution 402e Stereo Amplifier Reviewed

Krell Evolution 402e Stereo Amplifier Reviewed

By Andrew Robinson

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

Krell is known for their big power output and stylish metal chassis. The new 402e stereo amp is the new big boy amp. The $18,500 amp has 370 watts for each of its channels, but sips only 2 watts in standby. See why this amp wins all the awards. Read More

 
Home Theater Review's 2010 Best of Home Theater Awards

Home Theater Review's 2010 Best of Home Theater Awards

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
0 Stars
 

The Editors of Home Theater Review have extensively searched, reviewed, and now chosen the best of the best home theater and audio gear, HDTVs and beyond. Click through for the winners in each category from the likes of Vizio, Samsung, Sharp and many others. Read More

 
Krell S-300i Integrated Amplifier Reviewed

Krell S-300i Integrated Amplifier Reviewed

By Jerry Del Colliano

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Krell's S-300i combines a beefy Krell amplifier and a highly functional Krell preamp into one beautiful package. For $2,500, this integrated amp has 150 watts per channel, iPod connectivity, RS232 control and more. Jerry Del Colliano gladly takes it for a spin. Read More

 
Krell Evolution 600 Mono Power Amplifier Reviewed

Krell Evolution 600 Mono Power Amplifier Reviewed

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

If there wasn't a Krell 900 Watt monoblock power amp - the Krell Evolution 600 amps would be the biggest, badest things on the planet. With enough Dan D'agostino designed spank to light up any Focal, Wilson or Magico speaker - these amps are what audiophile dreams are made of. Read the full review here. Read More

 
McIntosh MC-501 Mono Amplifier Reviewed

McIntosh MC-501 Mono Amplifier Reviewed

By Brian Kahn

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Iconic audiophile brand McIntosh has released a new monoblock amp with a whopping 500 watts. The MC-501 has McIntosh's green meters on black and chrome, complete with big knobs. Brian Kahn checks it out. Read More

 
NuForce Reference 9 V3 Special Edition

NuForce Reference 9 V3 Special Edition

By Brian Kahn

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

The new Reference 9 V3 SE from NuForce is a Class D amp with 175 watts for each of its two channels into 8 ohms. Into 4 it's got 335. What's interesting is its compact cabinet and cool operation. Read More