Adding to its product line, including its selection of subwoofer amps, OSD Audio has introduced its new SAM500 Subwoofer Amplifier.
Available from the company’s OSD Black brand, the new sub amplifier is said to able to deliver peak output levels of 1,000 watts. The new SAM500 Subwoofer Amplifier is rated to produce 500 watts of RMS power into 4-ohm loads, and the company states the amp is designed to accommodate subwoofers placed larger home spaces.
OSD Black points out that integrators can also use its new amplifier to drive 8-ohm passive subwoofers, and the amp provides 10 preprogrammed presets to help with the installation process and specific, optimized performance with speakers, soundbars or TVs.
According to the company, the SAM500 Subwoofer Amplifier is able to deliver frequency extension as far down as 10Hz, and through its low-frequency extension capabilities, the amp in tandem with a passive subwoofer can recreate the deepest movie and music content. OSD Black notes the 1.75-inch high subwoofer amplifier is rack mountable and it utilizes fan cooling to help the product to run efficiently.
OSD Black adds the SAM500 Subwoofer Amplifier internally features a toroidal transformer and Class D output stages, and its rear panel offers integrators a choice of RCA and XLR line inputs. The front panel offers access to a setup menu that includes subsonic frequency selection, a choice of multiple slopes, phase controls, and trigger options.