Marantz PM8006 vs NAD C338

PM8006 vs C338 comparison chart

Overall
Marantz PM8006
8
NAD C338
7
9
8
10
3

Marantz PM8006 vs NAD C338 review

Marantz PM8006
vs
NAD C338

Here we show you integrated amps comparison of Marantz PM8006 vs NAD C338 based on specifications, reviews and ratings. Based on our rating, PM8006 has a total rating of 8 out of 10 vs 7 out of 10 for C338.

Advantages Marantz PM8006 over NAD C338

  • Better Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) in stereo: 0.02% vs 0.03%
  • Better signal-to-noise ratio: 125dB vs 98dB
  • Has speaker A and speaker B switch
  • Bass control
  • Treble control
  • Balance control

Advantages NAD C338 over Marantz PM8006

  • Bluetooth enabled
  • Built-in optical digital in/out: 2/0
  • Built-in coaxial digital in/out: 2/0
  • Subwoofer output lets you connect an optional powered sub
  • Integrated amplifier with built-in display

Common strengths

  • Moving Magnet (MM) Phono stage
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5
Marantz PM8006

Feb 28, 2020

You have probably heard that the Marantz PM8006 has a distinctive signature sound with smooth mid frequencies, focused and deep bass and beautiful, airy highs. But what are the Marantz PM8006 specs? ...

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Common

Product

Marantz PM8006
NAD C338

Model

PM8006
C338

Brand

Marantz
NAD

Reviews

30
12

Amplifier

Channels

2
2

Power output (RMS), W/Ohm

140/8, 200/4
80/8, 150/4, 210/2

Power output per channel, W/Ohm

70/8, 100/4
50/8

Output Impedance, Ohm

8,4
8,4,2

Frequency response

5Hz-100KHz
20Hz-20KHz

THD in stereo, %

0.02
0.03

Signal-to-noise ratio, dB

125
98

Audio features

Digital to analog converter (DAC)

CS4398 192 KHz/24-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
2/0

Phono (MM) input

1
1

Subwoofer output

0
1

Headphone outputs

1
1

USB

0
0

Preamplifier outputs (pair)

0
0

Main inputs (pair)

0
0

Line level inputs (pair)

7
2

XLR inputs (pair)

0
0

Record outputs (pair)

1
0

DC trigger output (12V)

0
0

Remote control input/output (IR)

1/1
0/0

RS-232

0
0

Additional features

Auto power off

Built-in display

Power

Power consumption, W

220

Power consumption standby, W

0.2
0.5

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, cm/inches

44 x 12.8 x 37.9/17.3 x5 x 15
43.5 x 7 x 28.5/17 x 2.7 x 11

Weight, kg/lbs

12/26.4
4.8/10.7

Other

Release year

2017
2020
Marantz PM8006
NAD C338
Marantz PM8006
NAD C338

Integrated amplifiers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 8
  • 7
  • 8Marantz PM8006
  • 7NAD C338