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Any Samson Owners

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by brohar, Jul 21, 2005.

  1. brohar


    Dec 29, 2004
    I just bought a Samson SX1200 power amp and am pulling my hair out here. Their website,along with vendors selling the amplifier, say it produces 1200 watts at 4ohms . However in the manual it says 1200@ 8 ohms and to not go lower. I would expect the manual is correct but not sure. Anyone own one of these that can clarify?
  2. Petebass


    Dec 22, 2002
    QLD Australia
    The website says:-
    300 Watts per side @ 8 Ohms
    450 Watts per side @ 4 Ohms
    600 Watts per side @ 2 Ohms
    1200 Watts bridged mono @ 4 Ohms

    I suspect the manual has a typo. Power amps that are 2 ohm capable will usually bridge to 4 ohms.

    To be sure, contact Samson (support@samsontech.com) or call them in NY on 516-364-2244.