Musical Fidelity M8-500S vs. Cambridge Audio Azur 851W + 9

Musical Fidelity M8-500S

Musical Fidelity M8-500S

£3,699.00

Free delivery
Cambridge Audio Azur 851W

Cambridge Audio Azur 851W

£1,299.00

Free delivery
Behringer A800

Behringer A800

£166.00

Unknown delivery cost
Rotel RB-1552 MkII

Rotel RB-1552 MkII

3.5

£844.99

£845.00 Incl. delivery
Cyrus X Power

Cyrus X Power

£1,049.00

Free delivery
Audiolab 8300XP

Audiolab 8300XP

£1,295.00

Free delivery
Onkyo M-5000R

Onkyo M-5000R

4

£2,495.00

Free delivery
Behringer iNUKE NU1000DSP

Behringer iNUKE NU1000DSP

Unknown delivery cost
Behringer NX1000D

Behringer NX1000D

£186.00

£199.00 Incl. delivery
Rotel RMB-1585

Rotel RMB-1585

4.2

£2,245.00

Free delivery
NAD M22 V2

NAD M22 V2

£2,799.00

Free delivery
Bridgeable
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
RMS output power at 4 ohm
195 W
220 W
800 W
RMS output power at 8 ohm
140 W
180 W
400 W
900 W
Number of channels
2 ​
2 ​
2 ​
2 ​
2 ​
2 ​
2 ​
2 ​
5 ​
2 ​
RMS power, 4 ohm, 20Hz-20kHz (all)
400 W
110 W
150 W
200 W
300 W
RMS power, 8 ohm, 20Hz-20kHz (all)
130 W
70 W
80 W
100 W
200 W
300 W
Analogue RCA input (s)
2 ​
2 ​
2 ​
2 ​
5 ​
2 ​
Analogue RCA output (s)
2 ​
0 ​
2 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Balanced input(s) (analogue)
2 ​
2 ​
0 ​
1 ​
2 ​
5 ​
2 ​
Balanced output(s) (analogue)
2 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Euro Block in
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Headphone output
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Speaker connectors (type)
Screw / banana
Screw / banana
Screw / banana
Screw / banana
Manufacturer Specific
Screw / banana
Screw / banana
Speakon out
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
2 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Tele plug 6.3mm input
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Tele plug 6.3mm output (not headphones)
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
0 ​
Available colours
Black, Silver
Black, Silver
Black, Silver
Black, Silver
Black, Silver
Black, Silver
Silver, Grey
Black, Silver
Silver
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
460 mm
340 mm
360 mm
432.5 mm
248 mm
454 mm
379 mm
Height
160 mm
144 mm
73 mm
187.5 mm
89 mm
237 mm
103 mm
Width
440 mm
431 mm
215 mm
435 mm
483 mm
431 mm
435 mm
Product weight
29 kg
19.1 kg
3.2 kg
12.4 kg
5.6 kg
23.5 kg
2.9 kg
36 kg
8.9 kg
Features
Expandable (multiple amplifier modules)
Volume control / Gain
Amplifier class
D
AB
D
D
AB
D
Cache memory
Designed for rack mounting (1U=44mm)
No
3U
No
No
2U
5U
Operational Power Consumption (min-max)
2400 W
400 W
280 W
70 - 150 W
800 W
Power consumption (standby)
0.5 W
0.5 W
Separate power connector (mains)
Large power inlet connector (e.g. IEC C13/C17)
Large power inlet connector (e.g. IEC C13/C17)
Large power inlet connector (e.g. IEC C13/C17)
Large power inlet connector (e.g. IEC C13/C17)
Large power inlet connector (e.g. IEC C13/C17)
Large power inlet connector (e.g. IEC C13/C17)