Merus Audio

The Snowball: Small form factor, high power, great sound - Ideal for ultra-compact consumer applications.

News   •   Feb 09, 2017 07:20 UTC

The Snowball reference design is a small-sized 40x40mm circuit board demonstrating Merus Audio’s multilevel amplifier devices with peak output power up to 80W per channel. It is optimized for small solution footprint and EMI compliance and is ideal for ultra-compact consumer applications.

The Snowball features the MA12070 or MA12070P eximo® audio amplifiers in an LC filterless implementation.

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Best-in-Class Audio Performance

  • Down to 0.004% distortion!
  • Very low noise

  • Ultra-High Power Efficiency

  • Reduction of power losses by several factors
  • Longer battery life
  • No heatsink required
  • Cool operation even at loud audio levels

  • Low Interference
  • EMC compliant without use of large filter components

  • Low Bill-of-Material

  • Significant reduction of battery size
  • Elimination of LC output filter components
  • No heatsink

  • Merus Audio

    creates audio amplifier ICs that feature unmatched power efficiency and solution compactness. Our ICs utilize our propritary and patented eximo® switching amplifier technology.