BRAND: McIntosh

SERIES: MC8207 Power Amplifier

TYPE: Power Amplifier

The McIntosh MX121 Control Center, MVP891 Universal Player, MR88 AM/FM/XM/HD Tuner, MPC1500 Power Controller, LCR80 Center Channel Loudspeaker and the XR100 Loudspeakers are logical companions for the MC8207 Power Amplifier. Your authorized dealer can provide additional information.


  • With 1400 total Watts of power, the seven-channel MC8207 is ready to deliver the explosive dynamics that home theater systems demand.
  • Unlike other high current amplifiers, McIntosh’s exclusive Dynamic Power Manager® (DPM) circuit delivers the same 200 Watts per channel into either 4-Ohm or 8-Ohm speakers, ensuring that you get all the power you paid for.
  • The MC8207 debuts new Active LED Meters indicating how much power is being delivered to the front three speakers at a glance.
  • The seven channels can be assigned in a variety of ways. All seven channels can be used in larger theater rooms, or five channels can power your theater with the remaining two channels powering a second zone.
  • Massively powerful, the MC8207 retains the smooth, low distortion sound quality that is a hallmark of McIntosh amplifiers.



Power Output
200 watts per channel, into 4 or 8 ohm loads, all channels operating, from 20Hz to 20kHz.

Dynamic Headroom
1.7 dB

Total Harmonic Distortion
0.005% maximum THD from 250 milliwatts to full power level, 20Hz to 20kHz.

Frequency Response
+0, 0.25dB from 20Hz to 20kHz +0, -3dB from 10Hz to 100kHz.

Single-to-Noise Ratio (A-Weighted)
112dB below rated output.

Intermodulation Distortion
Less than 0.005% all channels operating with any combination of frequencies between 20Hz and 20kHz if instantaneous peak does not exceed twice rated output or less.

Input Sensitivity
2.8 volts 8 ohms, balanced and 2 volts 4 ohms, balanced

83 pounds (37.6 kg) net, 116 pounds (52.6 kg) in shipping carton

Overall Dimensions
Width is 17-1/2 inches (44.45cm) Height is 9-7/16 inches (23.97) including feet Depth is 21 inches (53.3cm) including the front panel and cables.