AudioControl Savoy G3

Category :
Power amplifiers
Brand :
AudioControl
Article :
8610850/0853
Destination :
Home theater
Color :
Black

Description:

Savoy G3
7 Channel Home Theater Amplifier

Outputs over 200 Watts per Channel – all channels driven. Stable into low impedances. Unparalleled Energy Efficiency. High Definition BiMOS Outputs. Cool Running Class H Operation. LightDrive. Anti-Clipping Protection Circuitry. High Current Gold Output Terminals. Selectable Input Sensitivity. 5-way Binding Posts. Output Status Display. Unbalanced RCA and Balanced XLR Audio Inputs. Bullet-Proof Reliability. Remote 12 volt Trigger. Perfect with AudioControl’s Maestro M9 Preamplfier. Available in Brushed Aluminum or Espresso Black.

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Savoy G3
7 Channel Home Theater Amplifier

AudioControl announces the addition of their most powerful theater amplifier to date, the new seven-channel Savoy G3.  Designed to stimulate enthusiasts both audibly and visually, the Savoy G3 combines AudioControl’s legendary audio performance with its leading contemporary design. The high power levels of the Savoy G3 allow it to be an active participant in even the most demanding theater systems.

The Savoy G3 is a seven-channel amplifier that incorporates a unique and highly efficient AudioControl Class H design.  This allows it to produce over 200 watts into each channel, all channels driven, at an 8-ohm load, or almost 1500 watts total audio output. Designed as a matching companion to AudioControl’s new Maestro M9 theater pre-amp processor, the Savoy G3 changes the experience in the home for all movie lovers.

The Class-H design topology of the Savoy G3 provides increased efficiency and bullet-proof reliability, while reducing heat and unnecessary power dissipation. The Savoy G3 incorporates AudioControl’s LightDrive Anti-Clipping Protection Circuit, which safely eliminates any possibility of speaker-damaging clipping and distortion, even in extreme conditions. Audio enthusiasts can enjoy their audio systems at even the most aggressive levels.

In addition to pristine audio performance, the Savoy G3 sports desirable user features like balanced XLR and unbalanced RCA inputs, Remote Power Control triggers and audiophile grade, five-way binding posts to guarantee the optimum connection of speaker level signals.

Paired together with AudioControl’s Maestro M9 Preamplifier the Savoy G3 is installed across many of the most ‘movie-buff’ homes around the world from leading Directors, Actors and Producers to those that just LOVE their movies whether in their theater or media space…. Test drive the AudioControl Savoy G3 and all its power today, you will not regret it!


features

  • Seven Channel Home Theater Amplifier
  • Outputs over 200 Watts per Channel – all channels driven
  • Stable into low impedances
  • Unparalleled Energy Efficiency
  • High Definition BiMOS Outputs
  • Cool Running Class H Operation
  • LightDrive Anti-Clipping Protection Circuitry
  • High Current Gold Output Terminals
  • Selectable Input Sensitivity
  • 5-way Binding Posts
  • Output Status Display
  • Unbalanced RCA and Balanced XLR Audio Inputs
  • Bullet-Proof Reliability
  • Remote 12 volt Trigger
  • Perfect with AudioControl’s Maestro M9 Preamplfier

Specifications

inputs

  • Inputs: 7 RCA Unbalanced, 5 XLR Balanced
  • Input Sensitivity: 1.42 Vrms for full output
  • Input Impedance: 22kΩ

outputs

  • Amplifier Channels: 7
  • Power Output (8Ω): 203W per channel
  • Minimum Speaker Load: 4Ω

performance

  • Damping Factor: >450
  • Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.08% (203 watts @ 8 ohms 20-20K)
  • Signal to Noise: >110dB, A-wtd ref Full Output
  • Frequency Response: 10Hz-20kHz ±3dB

control

  • Remote Power Trigger: +12 VDC or Dry Contact Closure

general

  • BTU/Hour Heat Dissipation (Standby): 4.1
  • BTU/Hour Heat Dissipation (Idle): 171 (24.4/channel)
  • BTU/Hour Heat Dissipation (normal listening level): 611 (87.3/channel)
  • BTU/Hour Heat Dissipation (loud listening level – 1/8th power sine): 977 (140/channel)
  • BTU/Hour Heat Dissipation (maximum): 2350 (335/channel)
  • Peak AC Power Draw (full output 8Ω): 1430W
  • Typical AC Power Draw (all channels driven): 150-250W
  • Protection: clipping, short circuit, thermal, DC offset

weights & dimensions

  • Dimensions: 17”W x 16.5”D x 7”H (4U)
  • Weight: 55.0lbs (24.9kg)

in the boxSavoy G3, Power Cord, Manual, Warranty


New Seven Channel Theater Amplifier Raises The Bar

Mountlake Terrace, WA — AudioControl, the U.S. based designer and manufacturer of high performance audio components, announces the addition of their most powerful theater amplifier to date, the new seven-channel Savoy G3. Designed to stimulate enthusiasts both audibly and visually, the Savoy G3 combines AudioControl’s legendary audio performance with a highly stylish cosmetic design. The high power levels of the Savoy G3 allows it to be an active participant in even the most demanding theater systems. The Savoy G3 is a seven-channel amplifier that incorporates a unique and highly efficient Class H design. This allows it to produce over 200 watts per into each channel, all channels driven, at an 8-ohm load, or almost 1500 watts total audio output.

Designed as a matching companion to AudioControl’s new Maestro M3 theater pre-amp processor, the Savoy G3 incorporates a simple yet elegant design. Highlighted by refined Rose Gold lettering on a high gloss black display, the sleek front panel is also accentuated by “cool blue” LED indicators that compliment the exquisite cosmetics of the Savoy G3.

“AudioControl theater amplifiers have long had a best- in-class reputation as being highly efficient and offering tremendous sound quality,” commented Chris Kane from AudioControl. “The huge power levels of the new Savoy G3 make it an exciting addition to our line-up of theater amplifiers. Additionally, the cosmetics of Savoy G3 are spectacular”.

The Class-H design topology of the Savoy G3 provides increased efficiency and bullet-proof reliability, while reducing heat and unnecessary power dissipation. This design results in superior energy efficiency and is used in several other award-winning AudioControl amplifiers including recipients of the CES Innovations and the Electronic House Product Of The Year awards. The Savoy G3 incorporates AudioControl’s LightDrive Anti-Clipping Protection Circuit, which safely eliminates any possibility of speaker-damaging clipping and distortion, even in extreme conditions. Audio enthusiasts can enjoy their audio systems at even the most aggressive levels.

In addition to pristine audio performance, the Savoy G3 sports desirable user features like balanced XLR and unbalanced RCA inputs, Remote Power Control triggers and audiophile grade, five-way binding posts to guarantee the optimum connection of speaker level signals.

AudioControl is a U.S. designer and manufacturer of highest quality theater processors, distributed audio amplifiers, signal processors and precise analysis products, celebrating more than 30 years of making good sound better. The company’s headquarters, including research and development, manufacturing, production, and training facilities continue to thrive in Mountlake Terrace, Washington; heart of the rainforest of the Pacific Northwest. AudioControl®, Savoy G3, Maestro M3 and “Making Good Sound Better®” are trademarks of Electronic Engineering and Manufacturing, Inc.


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