Definitions for audio amplifier
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an amplifier that increases the amplitude of reproduced sound
Audio power amplifier
An audio power amplifier is an electronic amplifier that amplifies low-power audio signals to a level suitable for driving loudspeakers. It is the final electronic stage in a typical audio playback chain. The preceding stages in such a chain are low power audio amplifiers which perform tasks like pre-amplification, equalization, tone controls, mixing/effects, or audio sources like record players, CD players, and cassette players. Most audio power amplifiers require these low-level inputs to adhere to line levels. While the input signal to an audio power amplifier may measure only a few hundred microwatts, its output may be tens or hundreds of watts for a home system or thousands or tens of thousands of watts for a concert sound reinforcement system.
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