The S2-101AA Stereo Audio Power Amplifier is the latest additional to TV One’s functional S2 Series. It provides for a wide range of audio input connections including RCA jacks, Mini-Combicon Terminal jacks and a 3.5mm single ended jack to accommodate PC audio inputs. The output connectors utilize spring loaded terminals for connection to external speakers. The S2-101AA has a Recommended Retail Price of £335 (€493) and is available now.
The S2-101AA provides 10 watts RMS per channel into a 4 ohm load when signals from a pre-amplified source are provided as inputs. It operates with very low Total Harmonic Distortion (THD+N), very high Signal to Noise Ratio (S/N+N) plus Crosstalk is greatly minimized. Frequency Response is a very wide 20Hz to 24kHz and the inputs can be either balanced or unbalanced. To prevent speaker damage, the unit has Pop Suppression upon turn on. It also features short circuit and over temperature protection.
Mechanical construction uses the same form factor as the companion S2 switcher products and the S2-101AA can be rack mounted using the optional RM-220 single/dual rack mount kit. The unit may be controlled by the front push buttons, the Downloadable Windows RS-232 Controller or through Infra-Red Support. The unit is powered by a +12VDC/4 Amp Power Supply.