SA-500.1 ES Solid-State Monoblock Power Amplifier (pair)

Introducing the SA-500.1 ES: a powerhouse Class AB solid-state mono-block power amplifier delivering an impressive 500 watts of pure audio excellence per channel. Cary Audio's continuing venture into solid-state technology with the SA-500.1 ES showcases innovation without bounds, promising natural sound reproduction and unmatched clarity.

Envelope yourself in a sonic experience defined by sure-footed, visceral sound, where smooth vocals and extended upper-end clarity reign supreme – a signature of Cary Audio's legendary profile. Crafted with precision and attention to detail, the SA-500.1 ES epitomizes unparalleled build quality, elevating your audio journey with sophistication and unrivaled purity. Discover the difference Cary Audio excellence will make in your listening experience.

In stock

Retail $10,990.00

Factory Direct $8,242.00

Sale $6,594.00

The following section describes the SA-500.1 ES basic specifications. The specifications are subject to change without notice or obligation.

Circuit Type Solid State, Class A/B
Power Output 1 x 500 watts @ 8 Ohms from 20Hz to 20KHz
1 x 1000 watts @ 4 Ohms from 20Hz to 20KHz
Frequency Response 10Hz – 50KHz +/- 0.1 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio >100dB, “A” Weighted
Input Impedance 30K Ohms RCA-unbalanced
30K Ohms – Balanced (XLR)
Voltage Gain 28 dB
AC Power Requirements 117/234 Volts AC @ 50/60 Hz
Break-In Time 100 hours of playing time
Audio Input 1 RCA, 1 XLR
Audio Output 1 pair Heavy-duty, gold-plated binding posts
THD Less than 0.05% at rated output
Damping Factor Greater than 400 from 10Hz to 400Hz
Remote Trigger 3.3-24v DC at 5mA or greater
Finish Black powder coated matte chassis with silver or black aluminum faceplate
Weight 65 lbs
Dimensions 7.75” H x 17.7”W x 19.5 ”D