The Zamp v.3 - Fully Discrete 45W x 2 Amplifier exempifies Parasound's proven Class AB amplifier design to give you a compact powerhouse with stellar sound and reliability in a very compact chassis. This amplifier is bound to exceed your expectations.
Effective March 20, 2015 the front panel of the black version will no longer have rack mounting holes.
Fully discrete circuitry with Toroid power transformer
Low heat design
Indicators for AC present and channel operating status
Automatic on/off by 9 - 12 V trigger
Automatic on/off by audio signal with adjustable sensitivity
Level controls for each channel; ground lift switch
Gold-plated RCA input jacks and looping line output jacks
5-way speaker terminals
Unique half-rack width chassis; 1 rack space high
Fastening hardware available for rack mounting
Parasound 2 year parts, 2 years labor warranty (For USA and Canada purchases only)
Continuous power output:
45 watts RMS x 2, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 8 Ω, both channels driven
60 watts RMS x 2, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 4 Ω, both channels driven
90 watts RMS x 1, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 8 Ω, minimum impedance
12 amperes peak per channel
5 Hz - 100 kHz, +0/-3 dB
Total harmonic distortion:
< 0.07 % full power
< 0.02 % typical levels
IM distortion :
< 0.05 %
Dynamic headroom :
Inter-channel crosstalk :
80 dB at 1 kHz; 60 dB at 20 kHz
Input Impedance :
33 k Ω
600 mV; 1.5 V for full output
116 dB, input shorted, IHF A weighted
9-1/2 w x 1-3/4 h x 10 d, 2 h with feet
Net weight: 7 lbs.
UK HiFi Choice Magazine (October, 2014) "The Parasound system delivers a full sound that is clear and easy on the ears. ...on the whole, the system gives a very convincing performance across the spectrum."
"The components of the Parasound Z Custom Series are really well made and have got the styling just right so they will fit in well in both domestic and business environments."