The CONNECTSERIES 88 and 168 are 8-channel amplifiers with 80 to 160 watts per channel. As part of the Dante CONNECTSERIES, the world’s first Internet of Things- (IoT) enabled professional-grade amplifiers, it is perfectly suited for small to medium-scale installations. The 88 features direct HiZ (70V or 100V) or LoZ selectable by channel. With three ways to connect, you can engage the built-in Wi-Fi access point, connect to the venue’s Wi-Fi, or use the FAST Ethernet to connect to any local area network via Cat5 or Cat6 cable.
Web Browser-based UI works on any device with no software to download
Direct LoZ and HiZ (70V or 100V) selectable per channe
Proprietary Smart Power Bridge double the output power of any single channel without sacrificing other channels on the amplifier
3 Ways to Connect to the amplifier 1.) Built in WiFi Access Point t 2.) Connects to existing WiFi network 3.) Local Area Network Ethernet connection
3rd Party API support for most of the industry leading system processors on the market
96kHz Analog Devices DSP with Input Routing, multiple 48dB/Oct crossover filters, 8 Parametric EQ filters, user configurable speaker limiters, and real time load monitoring
Universal Switch Mode Power Supply with PFC. Operation from 100VAC – 240VAC +/-10%
Analog fully routable inputs with backup capabilities
External I/O Port for Remote On/Off and fault monitoring
Highly Efficient Class D Output Stage for low AC Current draw
8 x 80 WRMS @ 4Ω, 8Ω, 70V, 100V (40W at 2Ω, 80W at 25V)
Analog:Analog: Balanced Inputs with user selectable 26 dB and 34 dB input sensitivity
14.25" x 19" x 1.75"
Front to Rear Variable Fan Speed Cooling
Universal Switch Mode Power Supply with Power Factor Correction (No PFC in Connect Series 84D, Connect Series 164D, Connect Series 88D, & Connect Series 168D)