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LEA Professional Connect Series Model 168 Amplifier Dantetrue true
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Gold Coverage Includes:
- Unexpected and unintentional spills, drops and cracks
- Normal wear and tear
- Power surges
- Dust, internal heat and humidity
Other plan features include:
- For products over $200, No Lemon Policy applies. If it fails for the same defect 3 times, it is replaced on the 4th breakdown. (Does not apply to failures due to drops, spills, and cracks)
- For products under $200 experiencing the above failures, a Musician's Friend gift card will be issued for the full price of the product + tax.
- Shipping fees covered if required for repair or replacement
- Plans are transferable in the event merchandise is sold
- Plans are renewable on new gear
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Connect with Bluetooth.
The Network and Dante Connect Series is the first professional amplifier family to feature Cloud connectivity. Harness the power of the Cloud for remote control, monitoring, notifications and more from any of your personal devices. Just connect your amp to a network and start commanding your systems.
The Dante Connect Series also features analog and Dante inputs and external I/O control for remote on/off and fault monitoring.
The LEA Professional Connect Network and Dante 168 are a 8 Channel x 160 watt @ 4Ω, 8Ω, 70V and 100V per channel amplifier. Internal DSP w/ Crossovers, IoT Device with built in WiFi Hotspot, WIFI or fast ethernet connectivity and Highly Efficient Power Supply with Class D Output Stage. For those that need extra flexibility and Dante compatibility, choose the 168 Dante.
- Web Browser-based UI – works on any device with no software to download
- Direct LoZ and HiZ (70V or 100V) selectable per channel
- Proprietary Smart Power Bridge allows user to bridge a channel to achieve double the power of that channel without sacrificing an amplifier channel
- 3 ways to connect—built in WiFi Access Point—connects to existing WiFi network—local area network ethernet connection
- 96khz analog devices DSP with input routing, multiple 48db/oct crossover filters, 8 Parametric EQ filters, user configurable speaker limiters, and real time load monitoring
- Universal switch mode power supply with PFC, operation from 100vac– 240vac+/-15%
- analog fully routable inputs
- External I/O port for remote On/Off and fault monitoring
- Highly efficient Class D Output Stage for low AC current draw
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Connect Series Model 168 Amplifier Specifications:
- Audio Spec:
- Inputs Analog: Balanced Inputs with user selectable 26 dB and 34 dB input sensitivity (2CH = 2 inputs, 4CH = 4 inputs, 8CH = 8
- DANTE Only: 8 x 8 Dante at 96kHz or 48kHz, Multicast or Unicast
- DANTE Only: AES 67: Configurable via the Dante Controller Software
- THD+N 0.1% (20Hz to 20kHz)
- Frequency Response: 20Hz to 20kHz, +/- 0.5 dB @ 4Ω, 8Ω, 70V, 100V,-2.5dB @ 20kHz at 2Ω
- Signal to Noise Level: 105dB (20Hz to 20kHz referenced to 8Ω)
- Crosstalk: 70dB (20Hz to 20kHz)
- Amplifier Output Classification: Class D with Proprietary Smart Power Bridge Technology allowing bridged output functionality without sacrificing an amplifier channel
- DSP: DSP Architecture Analog Devices Sigma 96kHz DSP Processor with 32-bit Core with Sample Rate Converters
- Input Matrix: Routable matrix; any input to any output with primary and secondary input priority
- Crossovers: Up to 48 dB/Octave IIR Filters (Linkwitz Riley and Butterworth)
- Parametric EQ: 8 Band Parametric EQ per channel
- Output Delay: 100ms per channel
- Output Protection: DC, VHF, and AC Mains Protection, Overtemp and Current Limiter, fan fault detection
- User Adjustable Limiting: Peak Voltage and RMS Voltage
- Load Monitoring: Realtime Load Monitoring and Pilot Tone Detection from Internal or External Sources
- Control, Monitoring, Network:
- User Interface Web Browser, User Interface, 3rd Party API control, or CLOUD control
- External I/O External: I/O In: Toggles Remote On/Off
- External I/O Out: Indicates Amplifier Health
- AC Mains 100VAC- 240VAC+/- 15% 50Hz or 60Hz
- Power Supply Universal Switch Mode Power Supply with Power Factor Correction (No PFC in 84, 164, 88, & 168)
- DANTE Only: Power Supply Universal Switch Mode Power Supply with Power Factor Correction (No PFC in 84D, 164D, 88D, & 168D)
- Physical Spec:
- Dimensions (L x W x H) Product: 14.25” x 19” x 1U (362mm x 482mm x 1U) x 1U (362mm x 482mm x 1U)
- Shipping: 20” x 22.75” x 3.75” (508mm x 578mm x 95.25mm)
- Weight 168: 13.55lbs / 6.15kg | Shipping: 17.95lbs / 8.14kg
- Cooling Front to Rear Variable Fan Speed Cooling
- Fan Noise at idle is 50dB @ 1m
- Fan Noise at 50% is 57dB @1m
- Fan Noise at full speed is 63dB @ 1m
- Free Standard Ground shipping (48 contiguous states, some overweight and Used/Vintage items excluded).
- Orders placed before 3 p.m. ET usually ship the same business day.
Every guitar or bass you purchase from Musician's Friend (electric or acoustic, New or Open Box) includes two years of protection from manufacturer defects.
Our Gear Advisers are available to guide you through your entire shopping experience. Call or Chat for expert advice and to hear the latest deals.