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NAD C 268 Stereo Power Amplifier

  • 80W x 2 Continuous Power into 8 ohms 0r 4 ohms
  • Balanced Line Inputs
  • Auto Turn-on with Selectable Threshold
  • Stereo Dynamic Power 120/200/250 at 8/4/2 ohms

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NAD C 268 Stereo Power Amplifier

Amazing Flexibility

NAD C 268 as with every amp in the NAD Classic Series, has been carefully thought through with all the possible use cases and strategically chosen for the most essential of features. With selectable balanced inputs, the NAD C 268 is a perfect pair for high-end preamps and processors. These inputs include a trim control useful for matching with other components, or for use in bi-amping speakers. A line out to allow further addition of power on the same channel for extra speakers or subwoofers. On top of all this connectivity is a bridge switch that turns the C 268 into an amazingly powerful Monobloc amplifier.

You can also pair the NAD C 268 with the NAD C 368 Hybrid Digital DAC Amplifier, and with both units bridged for mono, 300 watts per channel of distortion-free sound become available for your listening pleasure. The NAD C 268’s auto-sense feature with selectable threshold is perfect for automating complex systems or for hiding the amp out of sight in a cabinet. Included with the C 268 is a ground lug that is very useful for eliminating ground loops and noise in complex multi-unit systems.

Getting the Basics Right

As a member of NAD’s Classic Series, the NAD C 268 delivers a richly satisfying sonic performance thanks to its “music-first” features. Accurate channel balance, proper input and output impedance characteristics, and low noise circuits all come together within this one stereo power amplifier. Additionally the C 268’s line inputs, both balanced and single-ended, can accommodate all kinds of analogue source components by offering ideal input impedance traits with linear ultra-low-noise buffer amplifiers to prevent any sonic degradation caused by unfitting loading of the source device.

Sophisticated Power

The overall design of the NAD C 268 is very linear over a wide bandwidth, providing dramatic advances over previous models with consistent performance into all speaker loads.

The power supply of the NAD C 268 is capable of nearly 200 watts continuously and over 500 watts instantaneously, allowing for short term musical transients. NAD’s innovative asymmetrical PowerDrive fully utilizes every last watt available with its vast reserves of dynamic power available to accurately reproduce the most demanding music without distortion or compression. It can also operate with any AC mains voltage from 100V to 240V, and provides pure DC power to all the various stages of the NAD C 268. This highly efficient supply also provides near perfect regulation of voltage across a wide range of conditions and provides a solid noise-free foundation for the amplifying stages.

The NAD C 268 uses a customized version of the proven Hypex UcD output stage. This allows for massive power with nearly immeasurable distortion and noise in the audible range. Every detail of this design has been carefully crafted and perfectly executed to wring out ever last drop of performance.

Amplifier Channels

RMS Power

Specifications

Amplifier
– Continuous output power into 8 and 4 Ohms(Stereo mode) : 80W (ref. 20 Hz-20 kHz at rated THD, both channels driven)
– Continuous output power into 8 Ohms (Bridge mode) : 300W (ref. 20 Hz – 20 kHz at THD 0.03%)
– THD (20 Hz – 20 kHz) : <0.03 % (250 mW to 80 W, 8 Ohms and 4 Ohms)
– IHF dynamic power (Stereo mode, at 1 kHz 1 % THD) 8 Ohms : 120W
– 4 Ohms : 200W
– 2 Ohms : 250W
– Damping Factor : >100 (ref. 8 ohms 20 Hz – 20 kHz)
– Input Sensitivity (for 80 W in 8 Ohms) : 750mV/50kohms
– Frequency Response : ±0.3 dB (20 Hz – 20 kHz)
– Standby Power : <0.5W

Dimensions

– Width 435 mm ( 17 1/8" )
– Height 100 mm ( 3 15/16" )
– Depth 390 mm ( 15 3/8" )

Weight

– 7.3 kg ( 16.1 lbs )

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NAD C 268 Stereo Power Amplifier

Amazing Flexibility

NAD C 268 as with every amp in the NAD Classic Series, has been carefully thought through with all the possible use cases and strategically chosen for the most essential of features. With selectable balanced inputs, the NAD C 268 is a perfect pair for high-end preamps and processors. These inputs include a trim control useful for matching with other components, or for use in bi-amping speakers. A line out to allow further addition of power on the same channel for extra speakers or subwoofers. On top of all this connectivity is a bridge switch that turns the C 268 into an amazingly powerful Monobloc amplifier.

You can also pair the NAD C 268 with the NAD C 368 Hybrid Digital DAC Amplifier, and with both units bridged for mono, 300 watts per channel of distortion-free sound become available for your listening pleasure. The NAD C 268’s auto-sense feature with selectable threshold is perfect for automating complex systems or for hiding the amp out of sight in a cabinet. Included with the C 268 is a ground lug that is very useful for eliminating ground loops and noise in complex multi-unit systems.

Getting the Basics Right

As a member of NAD’s Classic Series, the NAD C 268 delivers a richly satisfying sonic performance thanks to its “music-first” features. Accurate channel balance, proper input and output impedance characteristics, and low noise circuits all come together within this one stereo power amplifier. Additionally the C 268’s line inputs, both balanced and single-ended, can accommodate all kinds of analogue source components by offering ideal input impedance traits with linear ultra-low-noise buffer amplifiers to prevent any sonic degradation caused by unfitting loading of the source device.

Sophisticated Power

The overall design of the NAD C 268 is very linear over a wide bandwidth, providing dramatic advances over previous models with consistent performance into all speaker loads.

The power supply of the NAD C 268 is capable of nearly 200 watts continuously and over 500 watts instantaneously, allowing for short term musical transients. NAD’s innovative asymmetrical PowerDrive fully utilizes every last watt available with its vast reserves of dynamic power available to accurately reproduce the most demanding music without distortion or compression. It can also operate with any AC mains voltage from 100V to 240V, and provides pure DC power to all the various stages of the NAD C 268. This highly efficient supply also provides near perfect regulation of voltage across a wide range of conditions and provides a solid noise-free foundation for the amplifying stages.

The NAD C 268 uses a customized version of the proven Hypex UcD output stage. This allows for massive power with nearly immeasurable distortion and noise in the audible range. Every detail of this design has been carefully crafted and perfectly executed to wring out ever last drop of performance.

Amplifier Channels

RMS Power

Specifications

Amplifier
– Continuous output power into 8 and 4 Ohms(Stereo mode) : 80W (ref. 20 Hz-20 kHz at rated THD, both channels driven)
– Continuous output power into 8 Ohms (Bridge mode) : 300W (ref. 20 Hz – 20 kHz at THD 0.03%)
– THD (20 Hz – 20 kHz) : <0.03 % (250 mW to 80 W, 8 Ohms and 4 Ohms)
– IHF dynamic power (Stereo mode, at 1 kHz 1 % THD) 8 Ohms : 120W
– 4 Ohms : 200W
– 2 Ohms : 250W
– Damping Factor : >100 (ref. 8 ohms 20 Hz – 20 kHz)
– Input Sensitivity (for 80 W in 8 Ohms) : 750mV/50kohms
– Frequency Response : ±0.3 dB (20 Hz – 20 kHz)
– Standby Power : <0.5W

Dimensions

– Width 435 mm ( 17 1/8" )
– Height 100 mm ( 3 15/16" )
– Depth 390 mm ( 15 3/8" )

Weight

– 7.3 kg ( 16.1 lbs )

Estimated Shipping

When you add an item to your cart the Estimated Shipping* cost will be shown.  This estimated shipping* cost is accurate to most major city locations across Canada.  If the shipping cost is higher than the estimated shipping* then GibbysESM will contact you for approval before we process your order.

To learn more click Shipping Terms & Conditions

NAD Canada 2 Year Limited Manufacturers Warranty

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