Benchmark AHB2 Power Amplifier
The Quietest, Cleanest Audio Amplifier on the Planet
No audio power amplifier offers lower noise or lower distortion than
the Benchmark AHB2. Benchmark has raised the bar by introducing a new
and revolutionary amplifier!
True High-Resolution Performance
The AHB2 is the ideal match to the performance limits of
High-Resolution-Audio (HRA) formats. Benchmark's AHB2 power amplifier
delivers musical details without introducing the masking effects of
amplifier noise and distortion. The dynamic range of the AHB2 is 132 dB,
making it 10 to 30 dB quieter than the typical reference-quality power
amplifier. The frequency response extends beyond 200 kHz. With the AHB2,
you will discover previously overlooked nuances, dynamics, and detail
in your favorite recordings and experience the full potential of the
latest high-resolution 24-bit PCM and 1-bit DSD audio formats.
Experience the Full Potential of High-Resolution Audio
The musical details and emotion captured on today's finest
High-Resolution-Audio recordings can only be fully appreciated when
every component in the signal chain is capable of true high-resolution
performance. The AHB2's extended frequency response, ultra low noise,
and vanishingly low distortion are key parameters contributing
to accurate reproduction of high-resolution musical recordings.
Experience the full emotion and detail captured in your finest
Benchmark brings out nuances of reverb, quick percussive guitar attack
with amazing clarity, but no over the top edginess..."
-130 dB noise/dynamic range just gets us that much closer to the live
music signature that we yearn to hear from our beloved electronics."