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Some Tips for Finding the Perfect Stereo Amplifier

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There are literally thousands of different types of audio amplifiers on the market. It is not surprising that given the flood of different models it is quite difficult sometimes especially for novice to navigate the maze of different types of products. In the next few sections I will try to outline some of the basic types of audio amplifiers. I will also highlight which type of amplifiers a suitable for which purpose.

Before purchasing an audio amplifier, it is important to figure out what exactly you are trying to accomplish. Different models of audio amplifiers are usually optimized for different purposes. For example, car amplifiers optimized to operate from a limited voltage supply. A car battery, for example, offers 12 volts of power. This voltage is fairly low. Without stepping up the voltage, audio amplifiers would be unable to drive his …