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The Crown XLS 1502 low impedance stereo power amplifier is ideal for live sound with superb bass response and clear high frequencies. Offering 2 x 525 watts per channel. Bridgeable for complete flexibiliy with a bridged output of 1550W.

Moving on from the original XLS DriveCore Series, the new XLS 2 series has a sleek new look, three times larger LCD display, and  more DSP with extended functionality.

Like its predecessor, the new XLS1502 is ultra-efficient with Crown’s patented DriveCore technology and can drive 1550W at 4Ω bridged with tons of headroom guaranteeing a clean, undistorted signal straight to your speakers. The XLS DriveCore 2 assures that you will be heard as you deliver powerful, pure sound experiences for any venue.

• Class D amp with Crown's ultra efficient DriveCore technology weighs less than 11 lbs (5 kg)

• Higher DSP capabilities: More control; has band pass filter per channel

• Increased lighting functionality; turn off display or any/all LED indicators except clip and thermal to reduce distraction in dark venues

• Selectable input sensitivity; 1.4Vrms and .775Vrms options so that amp can be driven at full power

• Set display sleep mode after specified time without having to press a button

• Security setting disables menu buttons; menu locked/unlocked by entering button combination

• System reset allows factory settings to be restored

• Remote power trigger

• Peakx™ Limiters provide maximum output while protecting your speakers

• XLR, 1/4", RCA inputs provide flexibility

• Integrated PureBand™ Crossover System for better performance and control

Additional Information


Sensitivity (for full rated power at 4 ohms) .775Vrms or 1.4Vrms
Frequency Response (at 1 watt, 20 Hz - 20 kHz) +0dB, -1dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio Rated as dBr to full rated 8 ohm power output (A-Weighted):
XLS1002 > 97 dB
XLS1502, XLS2002, XLS2502 > 103dB
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD) <0.5%
Intermodulation Distortion (60Hz and 7kHz at 4:1) from full rated output to -30dB <0.3%
Damping Factor (8 ohm): 10 Hz to 400 Hz > 200
Crosstalk (below rated 8Ω power) At 1 kHz: > 85dB
At 20kHz: > 55dB

XLS 1xxx: 19" (48.3 cm) x 3.5" (8.9 cm) x 7.7" (19.6 cm)
XLS 2xxx: 19" (48.3 cm) x 3.5" (8.9 cm) x 10.7" (27.2 cm)

Net Weight, Shipping Weight XLS1002: 8.6 lb (3.9kg), 13.6 lb (6.2 kg)
XLS1502: 8.6 lb (3.9kg), 13.6 lb (6.2 kg)
XLS2002: 10.8 lb (4.9kg), 15.8 lb (7.1 kg)
XLS2502: 10.8 lb (4.9kg), 15.8 lb (7.1 kg)
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