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Powerful yet affordable: V-Power is back and stronger than ever!
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MONO POWER AMPLIFIER - MRV-M500

Tens of thousands have relied on V-Power amplifiers for dependable, quality power. Now in their fourth generation, V-Power amplifiers carry on this heritage and prove that playing strong never looked our sounded better. Yes, it is possible to improve upon a good thing.

Overview

  • Total Max Power: 1100 W
  • 500W RMS x 1 (2Ω, 14.4V, ≤1% THD+N)
  • 300W RMS x 1 (4Ω, 14.4V, ≤1% THD+N)
  • Same power in a 40% smaller chassis
  • Evolution to Class D digital platform
  • New snap-on terminal covers for easy installation
Technology
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Product information

Proven Power

Each V-Power amplifier comes with its very own birth-sheet. V-Power amplifiers are tested and documented to show their true actual output.

Raising the Bar

The new V-Power products are now Class D digital amplifiers, resulting in a huge efficiency gain versus their predecessors without draining your battery or your pockets. Class-D provides continuous clean power to your speakers, operating at 80% efficiency far greater than conventional Class A or B amplifiers. Translation: Enjoy cleaner bass, even during extreme power demands.

Big Power, Small Package

V-Power amplifiers are known for their compact size, but don’t underestimate their power capacity. Although they have a 40% smaller footprint than their predecessors, they produce the same amount of power as before. Get the power you need, even if you have limited installation space.

Non Shut-Down Design

Even if you pound your music for a long time, these amps won’t shut down. They use a Thermal Management Processor to make sure the heat level never gets too high. No distortion, no interruptions!

Dual Feedback Modulation

Dual internal error correction technology – which had previously only been available in the PDX and X-Power amplifiers, is now integrated in V-Power mono amplifiers. The audio input signal is analysed, compared, and corrected twice dynamically as the signal is processed through the amplifier. The result is amplifiers with the widest frequency response, higher damping factor, and lowest noise in its class.

Exceptionally Simple Sound Upgrade

The V-Power's 4-channel speaker level inputs connect directly to any head unit, without the need for external converters. This makes the V-Power amplifiers ideal for upgrading factory and aftermarket systems. The flush mount controls make for easy installation. The terminal covers conveniently snap-on without the need for additional tools, to protect the wiring connections while creating a clean, finished appearance.

Remote Bass Level Adjustment

The MRV-M500 and MRV-M250 mono models are compatible with the RUX-KNOB remote bass knob (sold separately). Use the RUX-KNOB to conveniently adjust bass levels from your dash.

Features & Specifications

FEATURES

Install

  • Terminal Layout: Two-Sided
  • Screw Mount / Wire Cover: Integrated Wire and Mounting Screw Terminals

General

  • Amplifier Type: Class-D (Digital)
  • Channel Design: 1 Channel (Mono)
  • Power Supply Design: DC-DC PWM Power Supply
  • Power Supply: MOSFET
  • Pre-Amp Stage: Discrete
  • Final Outputs: Power MOSFET
  • Crossover: Variable Lowpass Filter
  • Gain Control: Continuously Adjustable Gain Control
  • Bass EQ: Bass EQ Function
  • Bass Control: Remote Bass Control (RUX-KNOB) Ready
  • Remote Turn On: Remote Sensing Function (for Speaker Level Input)
  • Low-impedance Possibility:
  • Current Protection: Over-Current, Over-Voltage, Under-Voltage and Thermal Protection
  • Board Circuitry: S.T.A.R. Circuit
  • RCA Output: Non-Fading Pre-Amp Output (4 Volts)
  • Speaker-Level Inputs: 4-channel Speaker Level Inputs
  • Power Indicator: Top Mounted Blue LED Power Indicator
  • Thermal Control: Multi-stage Power Limits

SPECIFICATIONS

Max Power Output Ratings

  • Total Max Power: 1100 W

RMS Power Ratings

  • Per channel into 4 Ohms: 300W RMS x 1 (14.4V at <1% THD+N)
  • Per channel into 2 Ohms: 500W RMS x 1 (14.4V at <1% THD+N)

Sound Tuning

  • Crossover Frequency (LPF): 50 - 400 Hz, -24dB/oct.
  • EQ (Equalizer): 0 to +12dB, fc=50Hz

Dimensions

  • Foot Print (WxHxD) mm: 200 x 55 x 200 mm
  • Heat Sink (WxHxD) mm: 165 x 55 x 200 mm

General

  • Power Requirements: 14.4 V.DC (11-16V allowable)
  • Input Sensitivity (RCA Input): 0.15 - 4.0 V
  • Input Sensitivity (Speaker Level Input): 0.4 - 10 V
  • Input Impedance: >10k ohms
  • Frequency Response (+0, -3dB: 1W into 4 Ohms) for Subwoofer: 7 -400 Hz
  • THD+N (10W into 4 Ohms): Ɔ.02 %
  • THD+N (10W into 2 Ohms): Ɔ.03 %
  • THD+N (Rated Power into 4 Ohms): Ɔ.2 %
  • THD+N (Rated Power into 2 Ohms): Ɔ.3 %
  • Damping Factor (10W into 4 Ohms at 100Hz): >750
  • Signal to Noise (1W into 4 Ohms): >85 dB
  • Signal to Noise (Rated Power into 4 Ohms): >105 dB
  • Preamp Output: 4.0V Max.
  • Remote Level: -20 to 0 dB
  • Weight: 1.8 kg
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OM_MRV-M500_EN.pdf