Peachtree Audio nova150 vs Yamaha A-S801

nova150 vs A-S801 comparison chart

Overall
Peachtree Audio nova150
6.6
Yamaha A-S801
9.5
10
10
0
10

Peachtree Audio nova150 vs Yamaha A-S801 review

Peachtree Audio nova150
vs
Yamaha A-S801

What are the main differences between the Peachtree Audio nova150 vs Yamaha A-S801 and which integrated amp is better? Based on our rating, nova150 has a total rating of 6.6 out of 10 vs 9.5 out of 10 for A-S801.

Advantages Peachtree Audio nova150 over Yamaha A-S801

  • Better Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) in stereo: 0.008% vs 0.01%
  • Better signal-to-noise ratio: 111dB vs 99dB

Advantages Yamaha A-S801 over Peachtree Audio nova150

  • Has speaker A and speaker B switch
  • Can be pure amplifier without any sound processing with Pure direct mode
  • Bass control
  • Treble control
  • Balance control
  • Subwoofer output lets you connect an optional powered sub
  • USB port

Common strengths

  • Optical digital inputs
  • Coaxial digital inputs
  • Moving Magnet (MM) Phono stage
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5
Yamaha A-S801

Feb 28, 2020

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Common

Product

Peachtree Audio nova150
Yamaha A-S801

Model

nova150
A-S801

Brand

Peachtree Audio
Yamaha

Reviews

7
378

Amplifier

Channels

2
2

Power output (RMS), W/Ohm

300/8, 500/4
200/8, 240/6

Power output per channel, W/Ohm

150/8, 250/4
100/8, 120/6

Output Impedance, Ohm

8, 4
8, 6

Frequency response

20Hz-20KHz
10Hz-100KHz

THD in stereo, %

0.008
0.01

Signal-to-noise ratio, dB

111
99

Audio features

Digital to analog converter (DAC)

ES9018K2M 384 KHz/32-bit
ES9010K2M 384 KHz/32-bit

Speaker A/B switching

Pure direct mode

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

optional

Bluetooth

optional
optional

Ethernet (RJ45)

Control

Bass

Treble

Balance

Remote control

Extensive connection

Optical digital input/output

1/0
1/0

Coaxial digital input/output

1/0
1/0

Phono (MM) input

1
1

Subwoofer output

0
1

Headphone outputs

1
1

USB

0
1

Preamplifier outputs (pair)

1
0

Main inputs (pair)

0
0

Line level inputs (pair)

3
8

XLR inputs (pair)

0
0

Record outputs (pair)

0
2

DC trigger output (12V)

1
0

Remote control input/output (IR)

1/0
0/0

RS-232

0
0

Additional features

Auto power off

Built-in display

Power

Power consumption, W

270

Power consumption standby, W

0.5
0.5

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Size W x H x D, cm/inches

35.5 x 10.9 x 36/14 x 4.3 x 14.2
43.5 x 15 x 38.7/17.1 x 6 x 15.2

Weight, kg/lbs

6.8/15
12.1/26.7
Peachtree Audio nova150
Yamaha A-S801
Peachtree Audio nova150
Yamaha A-S801

Integrated amplifiers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 6.6
  • 9.5
  • 6.6Peachtree Audio nova150
  • 9.5Yamaha A-S801

The Yamaha A-S801 is better integrated amplifier in this comparison - check Yamaha A-S801 price.