Professional Amplifier

M-Series

The POPE Professional® introduces new class D amplifier technology offering

smooth and responsive handling with massive power output while maintaining POPE Professional's famous sonic integrity. The POPE Professional M Series M-1.0, M-1.5 and M-2.5 are using SMPS technology, the resulting high power, lightweight units designed for professional applications.

The POPE Professional® M Series is a range of 4 channel, high output power amplifiers. The M Series has been designed to provide that, Powerful Pure Sonic Performance which is now so synonymous with the POPE Professional brand name. With the introduction of the M Series POPE Professional aim to deliver simple, pure and reliable power for applications where cost and ease of use are paramount without lose of integrity.

 

Features

• Very high power and channel density
• Class - D Technology
• Power Factor Correction (PFC)
• Four-channel flexibility
• XLR input and output connectors
• Self protection design
• Efficient cooling system
• Comprehensive protection
• Quint independent power supply

Application

• Stadium
• Places of worship
• Touring events
• Clubs and Discos
• Concerts and live performances
• Theatre and Auditorium

Specifications

Ratings (RMS @ 1% THD @ 230VAC)

Model M-1.0 M-1.5 M-2.5
Article No. #10008 #10009 #10010
Number of channels 4 4 4
Total output all channels driven 4000 W @ 4 ohms 6400 W @ 4 ohms 10000 W @ 4 ohms
Max. Output Power 4 ohms 8 ohms 4 ohms 8 ohms 4 ohms 8 ohms
Per channel watts 1000 W 600 W 1600 W 1100 W 2500 W 1500 W
THD+N (typical) < 0.05 % (20 Hz - 20 kHz, 8 Ω load, 3 dB below rated power)
Signal To Noise-Ratio > 120 dB (A-weighted, 20 Hz - 20 kHz, 8 Ω load)
Frequency Response

20 Hz - 20 kHz ± 0.25 dB / 20 Hz - 20 kHz ± 0.15 dB (8 Ω load, 1 dB below rated power)

   
Output Circuitry Class D - full bandwith PWM modulator with ultra low distortion
Input impedance 15 kΩ balanced
Damping Factor > 2000 (8 Ω load, 1 kHz and below)
Gain and Level  
Amplifier gain selectable (Sensitivity) 0.7 / 1.0 / 1.44 Volt
Level adjustment (per ch.) Front-panel potentiometer
Connectors and Switches  
Input connectors (per ch.) Neutrik® 3-pin XLR, electronically balanced
Output connectors (per ch) Neutrik® 3-pin XLR, electronically balanced and Neutrik® 4 Pin Speakon
Power on/off on front-panel switch
Cooling Four fans, front-to-rear airflow Two fans, front-to-rear airflow
Front-panel indicators  
Per channel Power / Output signal / Limit / Protect
Parallel 1 & 2, 3 & 4 Channels
Safety  
Protection Circuits Input limiter, short circuit protection, DC protection of output, under & over voltage protection, SOA protection, intelligent mains fuse protection, power stage overload protection, temperature protection of transformers and heat-sinks
Power
Type Universal & regulated switch mode power supply with Power Factor Correction (PFC)
Independent power supply Each channel
Fans & operating
Operating voltage Universal Mains, 85-265V AC
Mains Power Cord / Neutrik® powerCON
Dimensions (H x W x D) 88 mm x 483 mm x 560 mm 133 mm x 483 mm x 560 mm
Net Weight 14.3 kg (31.5 lbs.) 20.0 kg (44.0 lbs.) 21.2 kg (46.7 lbs.)
Gross Weight 18.1 kg (39.9 lbs.) 24.1 kg (53.1 lbs.) 25.2 kg (55.5 lbs.)
Finish Black painted steel chassis with aluminum front panel

Note:
1) All specifications are typical values
2) The amplifier will be fully operational at 2 ohm loads, but due to physical constraints in the construction, this mode of operation is not recommended.
3) Power rating on typical loudspeaker load enabled by the XPCTM (Excessive Power Control) circuitry