About the Russound TVA2.1
Give your TV's sound a big boost
Give your TV's sound a big boost
As flat-panel TVs have gotten thinner, so has the sound coming from their built-in speakers. In fact, they often sound just downright anemic. If this bugs you as much as it does us, here's an easy way to bypass those dull on-board speakers and upgrade your sound: Russound's TVA2.1 television amplifier.
Mounted discreetly behind your TV, this compact stereo amp delivers 30 watts per channel. It will easily power a pair of bookshelf or in-wall speakers for richer, fuller sound with your movies and TV shows. Versatile analog and digital audio inputs provide compatibility with almost any television. And if you're looking for even more impact, the TVA2.1's subwoofer output lets you add an optional powered sub for deep, room-shaking bass.
To help minimize coffee table clutter, Russound also included IR learning capability that allows your TV or cable box's remote to seamlessly control the amp's volume.
- 30 watts per channel into 8 ohms (1,000 Hz) at 1% THD with 2 channels driven
- 35 watts per channel into 4 ohms
- slim, compact design mounts easily behind a TV or in structured wiring cans
- 4-pole detachable screw-down speaker connector
- optical and coaxial digital audio inputs
- digital inputs support 2-channel PCM audio up to 24-bit/96kHz
- stereo RCA line-level inputs
- line-level RCA subwoofer output
- includes SLM-1 slim surface mount IR receiver
- IR learning capability for use with virtually any remote control
- 9-7/8"W x 6-15/16"H x 1-3/16"D
- weight: 1.8 lbs.
- warranty: 3 years
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # 2800-536304
What's in the box:
- Stereo amplifier
- AC power supply (w/ attached 6' DC cord)
- 6' AC power cord
- Remote Control (CR2025 battery installed)
- 4-Pole speaker connector
- 3M tape
- IR receiver (w/ attached 7" cable terminated by a 3.5mm connector)
- Installation Manual
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Features & specs
|Number of Channels||2|
|Power Output per Channel (8 ohms)||30|
|Power Output per Channel (6 ohms)||---|
|Power Output per Channel (4 ohms)||35|
|Bridged Power per Channel||N/A|
|Parts Warranty||3 Years|
|Labor Warranty||3 Years|
|Inputs & Outputs|
|Number of Inputs||3|
Russound TVA2.1: The Russound TVA2.1 amplifier is designed to enhance the audio quality of a television, plus other digital and analog audio source devices.
Class-D Stereo Amp: The Russound TVA2.1's quality class-D digital amplifier provides 30-watts x 2-channel into 8Ω with 1% THD+N and a signal-to-noise ratio of 80dB, or 35-watts x 2-channel into 4Ω. It has a frequency range of 20Hz to 20KHz (+/- 3dB).
Analog & Digital Inputs: The TVA2.1 provides analog and digital input choices for flexibility. There is one digital coax (RCA) input and one optical (toslink) input, as well as an analog stereo RCA input. The TVA2.1's digital inputs support 2ch PCM, up to 24-bit/96kHz audio.
Speaker & Subwoofer Outputs: The TVA2.1 is fitted with a 4-pole detachable screw-down speaker connector to connect a pair of loudspeakers. The screw connector can support up to 12AWG speaker wire and a minimum of a 4Ω speaker load. There is also a mono-RCA subwoofer output with a fixed 120Hz low-pass filter to connect a powered subwoofer for 2.1ch audio.
Applications: The TVA2.1 can be an excellent addition to many light commercial applications, such as hotel rooms, spas, and restaurants, as well as providing a better audio experience for televisions in the home.
Mounting Options: Its small footprint means the TVA2.1 can be hidden behind the television or mounted in a structured wiring panel for convenience. The amplifier features mounting flanges on either side (mounting screws not included). The amp measures only 9.875" (w) x 6.9375" (h) x 1.1875" (d), and weighs in at 2.0 lbs.
Remote Control: The TVA2.1 volume can be controlled wirelessly from the included IR remote and external IR receiver. The TVA2.1 also has the ability to learn in basic volume functions from any other standard IR remote commonly supplied with your TV.
External Power Supply: The external power supply provides high output power to support full-range of amplifier operation.
- Input: 100-240V ~ 50/60Hz, 1.5A
- Output: 24V - 3750mA, 90W
Protection Circuitry: The TVA2.1 amplifier is designed with special circuitry to safeguard the amplifier under a thermal overload and short-circuit conditions.
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