Introduction and System Overview



Setup and Product Description



The Sound of the Pass Labs XA100.5 Part One

The Sound of the Pass Labs XA100.5 Part Two

 Listening Session and Conclusion

 
 
XA100.5
MSRP $16,500
a pair
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Pass Laboratories
24449 Foresthill Rd.
Foresthill, CA 95631 USA
 
Telephone
530.367.3690  
Facsimile
530.367.2193

XA100.5 / Specifications
Gain (db)26
Power Output /ch (8 ohm)100

Power Output /ch (4 ohm)200

Input Impedance,(Kohms)30 / 20

Leaves Class A @ pk Watts200

Power Consumption (W)300
Dimensions (W x H x D)19 x 9.2 x 21.5
Unit Weight (LBS)87

Ship Weight (LBS)87
Ship Weight (LBS)105


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Associated Equipment

Source: Alienware M11x laptop (musicserver)


DAC: Bel Canto DAC 1.5


Preamp: Pass Laboratories XP-20


Amplifier: Pass Laboratories XA100.5 (review)


Loudspeakers: Magnepan 1.7


Cable (spkr): Transparent MusicWave Ultra speaker cable


Cable (interconnects): Transparent MusicLink Ultra Balanced


Cable (Digital): Wywires LITESPD USB cable


Cable (Power): Transparent Powerlink Premium


Power Conditioner: Transparent PowerIsolator Reference