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iridium: 400W monoblock amplifier

two Iridiums form the heart of a serious 2-channel setup

 

The ultimate in amplification from Aragon, the Iridium is our flagship Differential Monoblock Amplifier.  A natural evolution from its revered predecessor, the Palladium, two Iridiums form the heart of a serious 2-channel setup.

Inside and out, every detail has been precisely engineered to consistently deliver the ultimate in audio reproduction, year after year.  The Iridium is a natural choice to ensure you can hear the best performance a high-quality loudspeaker can deliver. While media standards may change every six months or so, Aragon owners can simply sit back, relax and enjoy years of trouble-free service from these highly coveted products. 

  • successor to the venerable Aragon Palladium monoblock
  • modern version of the classic "Aragon V" chassis design
  • ultra high-power, low-distortion, highest-performance amplifier
  • drives the most demanding loudspeaker loads with ease
  • left- and right-handed models
  • ethernet-based control and status monitoring
  • readily interfaces with popular home control solutions
  • software upgradable
  • solid American engineering and construction

specifications

Specification Primary Measurement Secondary Measurement
power output 400W into 8 ohms, mono 600W into 4 ohms, mono
THD <0.02% <0.03%
frequency response 5Hz to 20kHz +0/-0.1dB  
tim/dim distortion 0.010%  
s/n 112dB,A-weighted  
damping factor 200, 8 @ 50Hz  
input sensitivity 1W: 60mV (SE & Balanced) 400W: 1.2V (SE & Balanced)
input impedance 15kohms (SE), 45k (bal)  
ethernet/RS-232 status & control of standby/on  
12V standby/on control  
inputs gold-plated, panel-mounted RCA jacks XLR balanced jack
outputs 2 sets gold-plated, insulated speaker binding posts  
power consumption standby: 1W idle: 120W max: 1500W
physical 6.75''(17.1cm) x 19''(48.3cm) x 15''(38.1cm) 64lbs (29.2kg)
colors black or silver with satin anodized finish laser-etched logo
shipping carton 12'' (30.5cm) x 22''(55.9cm) x 24''(61cm) 68lbs (30.8kg)

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