NAD C 316BEE vs Marantz HD-AMP1

C 316BEE vs HD-AMP1 comparison chart

Overall
NAD C 316BEE
5.2
Marantz HD-AMP1
6
7
7
10
3

NAD C 316BEE vs Marantz HD-AMP1 review

NAD C 316BEE
vs
Marantz HD-AMP1

NAD C 316BEE vs Marantz HD-AMP1 side-by-side comparison: which integrated amp is better for you considering specs and features? Based on our rating, C 316BEE has a total rating of 5.2 out of 10 vs 6 out of 10 for HD-AMP1.

Advantages NAD C 316BEE over Marantz HD-AMP1

  • Better Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) in stereo: 0.02% vs 0.05%
  • Bass control
  • Treble control
  • Balance control
  • Built-in Phono (MM) stage

Advantages Marantz HD-AMP1 over NAD C 316BEE

  • Supporting speakers impedances: 8, 4Ohm vs only 8Ohm
  • Better signal-to-noise ratio: 105dB vs 95dB
  • Built-in optical digital in/out: 2/0
  • Built-in coaxial digital in/out: 1/0
  • Subwoofer output lets you connect an optional powered sub
  • USB port
  • Integrated amplifier with built-in display
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Rating 5 5
NAD C 316BEE

Feb 28, 2020

The new C 316BEE successfully replaces its predecessor and is perhaps the most affordable high-level integrated amplifier. See this NAD C 316BEE review for all the NAD C 316BEE specs. Article navig...

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Marantz HD-AMP1

Feb 28, 2020

The new amplifier of the Japanese company Marantz was the HD-AMP1 model with a high-level layout and a catchy retro design. More of these Marantz HD-AMP1 specs you’ll find in this Marantz HD-AM...

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Product

NAD C 316BEE
Marantz HD-AMP1

Model

C 316BEE
HD-AMP1

Brand

NAD
Marantz

Reviews

28
34

Amplifier

Channels

2
2

Power output (RMS), W/Ohm

80/8
40/8, 70/4

Power output per channel, W/Ohm

40/8
20/8, 35/4

Output Impedance, Ohm

8
8, 4

Frequency response

20Hz-20KHz
20Hz-50KHz

THD in stereo, %

0.02
0.05

Signal-to-noise ratio, dB

95
105

Audio features

Digital to analog converter (DAC)

ES9010K2M 384 KHz/32-bit

Speaker A/B switching

Pure direct mode

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

Bluetooth

Ethernet (RJ45)

Control

Bass

Treble

Balance

Remote control

Extensive connection

Optical digital input/output

0/0
2/0

Coaxial digital input/output

0/0
1/0

Phono (MM) input

1
0

Subwoofer output

0
1

Headphone outputs

1
1

USB

0
1

Preamplifier outputs (pair)

0
0

Main inputs (pair)

0
0

Line level inputs (pair)

5
2

XLR inputs (pair)

0
0

Record outputs (pair)

0
0

DC trigger output (12V)

0
0

Remote control input/output (IR)

0/0
1/1

RS-232

0
0

Additional features

Auto power off

Built-in display

Power

Power consumption, W

55

Power consumption standby, W

0.3

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, cm/inches

43.5 x 8 x 28.7/17.1 x 3.1 x 11.4
30.4 x 10.6 x 35.3/12 x 4.2 x 13.9

Weight, kg/lbs

5.5/12.1
5.4/10

Other

Release year

2018
2016
NAD C 316BEE
Marantz HD-AMP1
NAD C 316BEE
Marantz HD-AMP1

Integrated amplifiers CHooseratoR comparison rating

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  • 5.2
  • 6
  • 5.2NAD C 316BEE
  • 6Marantz HD-AMP1