Crown DCi Amplifiers Adopt CAF Format

Crown Audio has adopted the Common Amplifier Format (CAF) for DriveCore Install (DCi) Series Amplifiers.
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Elkhart, IN (July 14, 2015)—Crown Audio has adopted the Common Amplifier Format (CAF) for DriveCore Install (DCi) Series Amplifiers.

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Developed by SynAudCon, the CAF is a report for presenting specifications and measured performance metrics of audio power amplifiers. Effective July 2015, Crown DCi Series amplifier specifications will be available in the CAF.

CAF was designed to provide amplifier performance metrics in a concise format intended to help make direct comparisons between various manufacturers and models.

“We believe adopting the CAF will help alleviate some of the confusion our customers face in making an informed decision about what amplifier is most appropriate for their specific application and environment. Moving to a more universal standard of measurements is an important step for the professional amplifier industry and we are happy to lead by example,” stated Marc Kellom, senior director of Engineering and Marketing, Crown Audio.

“I am pleased to hear that Crown is joining a growing list of audio manufacturers in adopting the common amplifier format: CAF. With the CAF, audio practitioners finally have a meaningful way to deploy and compare audio power amplifiers. Crown’s support of the CAF demonstrates their ongoing commitment to providing meaningful specifications to their customers,” stated Pat Brown, president, SynAudCon.

Common Amplifier Format
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