Clarion Debuts All-New Amplifier Product Line for 2008 with Power Levels that Blow You Away

    CYPRESS, Calif., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Clarion Corporation of America
 introduces an all-new product line-up of amplifiers in 2008. The family of
 amplifiers feature similar cosmetics from entry level to high end and
 technologically enhanced features.
 
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     Clarion's new full-line of amplifiers offer overwhelming power packaged
 into a compact body with a smaller footprint for easier installation. Their
 all-new sleek cosmetics are very lavish and they have the technology and
 power to back up those good looks. Clarion amplifiers are G/H and A/B class
 and include three mono amplifiers, three two-channel and two four-channel
 amplifiers. This broad selection makes it easy to design a system at any
 price point.
 
     Clarion's DPX Hybrid series feature Class G/H technology to deliver
 maximum power whenever it is desired. By regulating the power supply
 voltage according to the input signal, this allows for the efficiency of a
 Class D amplifier with the sound quality of an A/B design. The DPX2251
 offers 180 watts of power by 2 channels and the mono amplifiers the DPX1851
 and DPX11551 offer 850 and 1550 watts of power respectively.
 
     Top-of-the-line features in the DPX series include: integrated
 electronic crossovers, speaker level inputs, and gold plated RCA
 connectors. Clarion brings the recording studio to your ride. The DPX
 Hybrid series amplifiers achieve first in class performance and are reduced
 in size, allowing for more flexible installation.
 
     The APX Illuminated series have very luxurious styling with a blue-lit
 Clarion logo and precision machined finish. Clarion's APX amplifiers allow
 for constant stable music playback by flexibly handling multiple speaker
 impedances. The APX series also features an all-new side cooling system,
 variable bass boost and adjustable subsonic filter to provide balanced
 sound, while delivering a powerful acoustic space yet maintaining pure
 sound quality. The APX amplifier products offer, 60 and 90 watts of power
 by 2 channels, 60 and 90 watts by 4 channels and 300 watts by 1 channel.
 
     "Our new amps have cutting edge styling and are feature rich," states
 Augustin Leung, Clarion's Senior Product Planning Manager. "Our all-new
 designs offer more power, more compact housings for easier installation,
 along with many innovative features."
 
     Clarion's amplifiers have awesome efficiency for multiple power levels.
 All Amplifiers will be available in early 2008.
 
 
Products and features include: DPX Series: DPX11551 MSRP $699.99 -- 850 Watts x 1 @ 4 Ohms -- 1550 Watts x 1 @ 2 Ohms -- Variable Bass Boost -- Input Voltage Sensing -- Precise Frequency Selector -- Gold Plated Connectors -- Speaker Level Inputs -- Dimensions: -- 16 3/4" x 10 1/8" x 2 3/8" DPX1851 MSRP $499.99 -- 460 Watts x 1 @ 4 Ohms -- 850 Watts x 1 @ 2 Ohms -- Variable Bass Boost -- Adjustable Low Pass Crossover -- Gold Plated Connectors -- Speaker Level Inputs -- Dimensions: -- 13 5/8" x 10 1/8" x 2 3/8" DPX2251 MSRP $449.99 -- 180 Watts x 2 @ 4 Ohms -- 250 Watts x 2 @ 2 Ohms -- 500 Watts x 1 Bridgeable -- Variable Bass Boost -- Input Voltage Sensing -- Precise Frequency Selector -- Gold Plated Connectors -- Speaker Level Inputs -- Dimensions: -- 12 1/4" x 10 1/8" x 2 3/8" APX Illuminated Series: APX2181 MSRP $349.99 -- 90 Watts x 2 @ 4 Ohms -- 160 Watts x 2 @ 2 Ohms -- 320 Watts x 1 Bridgeable @ 4 Ohms -- Mixed Mode Operation -- Fully Adjustable Crossover -- Variable Bass Boost -- Input Voltage Sensing -- Precise Frequency Selector -- Gold Plated Connectors -- Speaker Level Inputs -- Dimensions: -- 10" x 10 1/8" x 2 3/8" APX4361 MSRP $499.99 -- 90 Watts x 4 @ 4 Ohms -- 160 Watts x 4 @ 2 Ohms -- 320 Watts x 2 Bridgeable @ 4 Ohms -- Mixed Mode Operation -- Fully Adjustable Crossover -- Variable Bass Boost -- Input Voltage Sensing -- Precise Frequency Selector -- Gold Plated Connectors -- Speaker Level Inputs -- Dimensions: -- 12 1/4" x 10 1/8" x 2 3/8" APX Series: APX1301 MSRP $299.99 -- 300 Watts x 1 @ 4 Ohms -- 400 Watts x 1 @ 2 Ohms -- Variable Bass Boost -- Adjustable Low Pass Crossover -- Gold Plated Connectors -- Speaker Level Inputs -- Dimensions: -- 11 7/8" x 11" x 2 1/4" APX2121 MSRP $159.99 -- 60 Watts x 2 @ 4 Ohms -- 90 Watts x 2 @ 2 Ohms -- Variable Bass Boost -- Fully Adjustable Crossover -- Gold Plated Connectors -- Speaker Level Inputs -- Dimensions: -- 7 7/8" x 11" x 2 1/4" APX4241 MSRP $279.99 -- 60 Watts x 4 @ 4 Ohms -- 90 Watts x 4 @ 2 Ohms -- Variable Bass Boost -- Fully Adjustable Crossover -- Gold Plated Connectors -- Speaker Level Inputs -- Dimensions: -- 11 7/8" x 11" x 2 1/4" About Clarion: Clarion Corporation of America, headquartered in Cypress, California, is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Clarion Co. Ltd., which joined the Hitachi-group companies as a consolidated subsidiary in 2006. Clarion Corporation of America ranks among the top 150 North American OEM Suppliers and is recognized by an independent research firm for the highest customer satisfaction for 6CD radios in new vehicle's sold in the U.S. Clarion, an international leader in mobile electronics since 1940, conducts research, development, engineering, design, manufacturing, sales and marketing of vehicle entertainment, navigation, rear vision, communications and security products for the automotive, marine and recreational vehicle environments. Clarion has over 10,000 employees worldwide and 12 factories in 10 countries, with marketing and sales affiliates in Europe, North and South America, Asia and Australia. Clarion is located on the Web at www.clarion.com.

SOURCE Clarion Corporation of America

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