The discreet IA40-3 is a highly versatile amplifier featuring digital, analogue and Bluetooth® inputs. Designed for easy installation, the bespoke fixings allow it to be positioned in multiple locations: on a wall, cabinet, stand or behind a television.
Ideal for smaller environments, the IA40-3 Installation Amplifier will perfectly power in-ceiling speakers in a kitchen, loft room or bedroom. It also works beautifully when paired with Monitor Audio smaller bookshelf speakers in a bedroom, study or sitting room.
Best of all, if there is a television in the setup, the IA40-3 can be mounted behind the screen – using the supplied bespoke bracket – to drive a Monitor Audio Passive Soundbar. (The customisable brackets can be bent to fit and have flexible break-off sections for maximum installation versatility.)
With 40 W of power over three channels at 4 ohms, or 60 W over two channels, the IA40-3 will drive speakers or passive soundbars to deliver a lively and precise sound.
If extra bass is required, an active subwoofer can be connected to the IA40-3 via the sub/line out. Whatever the audio source, this is an amplifier with all the right connections. The IA40-3 features optical and analogue inputs and the latest Bluetooth® wireless technology, powered by Qualcomm® aptXTM Audio, to allow easy and superior pairing with mobile devices. The IA40-3 has been designed to be discreetly tucked away and its unique heatsink fin allows cooling in the tightest of spaces.
Designed for modern living, the IA40-3 is Monitor Audio’s versatile solution when superior sound is required in custom install projects.
|Number of Output Channels||3|
|Power (W / Channel) | 4 Ohms | 1 kHz||60 W @ 1% THD+N for 2 Channel / 40 W @ 1% THD+N for 3 Channel|
|Power (W / Channel) | 8 Ohms | 1 kHz||50 W @ 1% THD+N for 2 Channel / 30 W @ 1% THD+N for 3 Channel|
|Input Impedance||10k Unbalanced|
|Output Impedance (Sub/Line Out)||1.47k|
|Input Sensitivity||~300 mV - Full Power|
|Maximum Input Voltage||2.3 V|
|Signal to Noise (SN:R)||>84 dB Unweighted|
|Frequency Response (+-0.5 dB) @ 1 W||10 Hz – 20 kHz|
|Total Harmonic Distortion THD+N @ 1 KHz||<0.05%|
|Dimensions (Excluding Mounting Brackets and Antenna (H x W x D))||31.4 x 180 x 110.5 mm (1 1/4 x 7 1/16 x 4 3/8")|
|Dimensions (Including Mounting Brackets (H x W x D))||32.6 x 196 x 182.5 mm (1 5/16 x 7 11/16 x 7 3/16")|
|Mains Operating Voltage||100-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz|
|Fuse Rating||3 A|
|Standby Power Consumption||<0.5 W|
|Weight (Including Amp, RS232 Terminal Block, Speaker Terminal Block and Antenna)||0.484 kg|
|Bluetooth Range with Antenna (Line of Sight)||>20 m|
|Bluetooth Profiles||A2DP, AVRCP|
|Audio Codec||SBC, Apt-X|
|EQ||The EQ DIP Switches Apply a 3 dB Boost at 120 Hz, 1500 Hz, and 8 kHz|
|Sold As||Single Unit|
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