Parasound Products was founded in 1981, in San Francisco, by Richard Schram, whose mission was to provide value for the money to his customers. Location: New Jersey. Parasound 2125v2. joecoulson Posts: 4,978. Halo is our premier line with a reputation for going head-to-head with the most expensive equipment on the market, while costing a fraction of the price. The sound has been superb. So I am looking to drive the 705’s with a little cleaner juice. 2x160watt i 8ohm 19 990.-A31. BUT, as a pre, it gives greater flexibility for potential future changes and leaves the door open for a non-Parasound power amp that may or may not out-perform the Halo A23+ power amp which, on paper is the natural pairing for the P6. Parasound's NewClassic Model 2250 v2 gives you plenty of power for better than movie house sound quality. Every part in the audio chain has an impact on the reproduction. Parasound 2125v2 150 Watt Stereo Power Amplifier 4.3 out of 5 stars 19. Roksan (not available in US?) Discussion in 'Audio Hardware' started by mikedifr0923, Apr 28, 2019. mikedifr0923 Forum Resident Thread Starter. Parasound may have been thinking along these lines when they engaged the well-known amplifier designer John Curl to create their new five-channel amp, the Halo A 52+ ($2,995). Marantz MM7025, Peachtree 220 Power amp, or Parasound Halo A23? Regular Price: $795.00 $ 599.00. And the THX Ultra2 certification means that it meets the highest performance standards for convincing reproduction of movie soundtracks. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 . The first amp started making hideous noises within an hour of listening but getting another one from my dealer calling Parasound was not a problem at all. I’m not going to kid you: In spite of family resemblances, the Parasound Halo A 21 is not as “good” as either of the two ten-to-twenty-times-moreexpensive Class AB super-amps. 2x Parasound A23 Parasound P5 Cambridge Audio DACMagic Plus Sony PS3 x4 @3foot runs of 10ga Belden speaker wire. Again, there is a standby mechanism (unlike the Vidar), channel status and heat indicators. I assumed that the 250 watts through my bass speakers would be a good match with the Denon pumping 110 watts through the upper end speakers. The Parasound 2250 is rated at 250 watts into 8 ohms. As Parasound defines it, value begins to decline when additional cost provides only marginal and diminishing returns, and increases when a product is reliably functional over decades. I think I will end up buying a used amp around $500-600. At $750, I don't know of any power amp that touches it. . Unauthorized dealers lack the capability to make repairs or arrange for repairs of Parasound equipment. It fills the hole that was left in 2012 when Parasound discontinued the $2,500 A 52. The company's new NewClassic 200 Integrated is, as you might well guess, an integrated amplifier, with a high-quality onboard digital-to-analog converter section. Easily done with a Parasound A23 and P5 or the integrated, as you pointed out. July 2018 in Electronics. $599.00. I purchased the Parasound A23 amd with the P3 preamp and the T3 tuner with a pair of Paridigm 60/v2 speakers. 10 990.-NC275 v2. Next. $2,299.99. Parasound, a Bay Area maker with a half-century of success walking the parapet between high end audiophilia and value-engineering design, apparently concurs. Parasound A23+ 160 watt per channel amplifier. As I said at the beginning of this review, now is a good time to be an audiophile. You Save: $196.00 (25%) Temporarily Out of Stock. Usually Ships in 3-7 Business Days. I know - doesn't seem like a fair comparison right? Parasound 2125v2 ($600) Either not sold here or out of budget range. The same technology that wowed us in the new 400w JC5 amp has transformed the A23 so this is clearly the best, new $1500 amp with XLR & RCA inputs. Parasound New Classic 2250 v.2 Two Channel Power Amplifier. 7 years ago. What the A 21 is is a very fine amplifier at an exceptionally fair price—more lifelike, I think, than much of … Memories. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Parasound NewClassic 200 Integrated . The new amp will be paired with Jolida 5T; Jm Labs Daline 3.1; Moon 100 D; Apple Airport Express. Parasound Halo, ZoneMaster, Z Custom, and NewClassic are four distinct product families. San Francisco-based Parasound was founded in 1981 by Richard Schram, with the mission of creating high-quality, audiophile-approved audio components without the stratospheric price tags typically found in the high-end, which is a raison d'être that I have a big soft spot for in my heart. (250wpc into 4 ohms). A list of Authorized Parasound Dealers and detailed warranty information is available at or you can call 415-397-7100 between 8:30 am and 4 pm Pacific time. I do not have a huge budget and don’t really need more than 150w pc of clean power based on the rest of my system. Parasound bills New Classic as delivering “maximum bang for the buck performance and ease of integration for custom installations”. GRADO SR80e on-ear headphones iMac as music server (2009) Panamax 5510 w/) ISO transformer LG 65" B6 OLED display. Audio. Regretfully, it's always a matter of "matching". Parasound - 2250 250-Watt THX Ultra2 Two-Channel Amplifier 4.0 out of 5 stars 8. Looking for a powerhouse two-channel power amp that's near-perfect and affordable? Parasound New Classic 275v2. The Parasound NewClassic NewClassic 2250 v.2 is a THX Ultra2 certified high power two channel amplifier. All, looking to get a relatively inexpensive power amp used. Leaning towards these. $1,595: $1,595: NEW. Produces 150 watts per channel into an 8 ohms. But, at a mere $1800, the Parasounds are a steal. Parasound A23 or Marantz MM-7025 I need to replace an Adcom GFA 545II. This bridges to a 500 watt monoblock. 2x90watt i 8ohm.