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Marantz PM-KI Pearl LITE

Marantz PM-KI Pearl LITE
alaScore 81

11 reviews

Dec, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 11 reviews of Marantz PM-KI Pearl LITE. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Marantz PM-KI Pearl LITE is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (

Marantz PM-KI Pearl Lite review


Marantz's Pearl Lite is an amplifier with potential. It's not the last word in sonic ability, but it's affordable, stylish and controlled

Excellent build and finish ; a muscular and refined sound ; impressive stereo imaging

Lacks a little agility and subtlety

The Lite delivers a decent slice of Pearl performance at a more affordable price

Dec, 2010

Expert review by : Greg Borrowman (

Marantz PM-KI-Pearl-Lite Amplifier Review and Test


I can almost hear the gasps of dismay when audiophiles take their first look at the Marantz PM-KI-Pearl-Lite. They’ll look at those tone controls on the front panel and say: ‘Tone controls? On an audiophile amplifier? Ken just has to be...

Consumer review (



Tri controls, build quality and very stylish.

Needs a loudness control.

May, 2012

Consumer review (



Tri controls, build quality and very stylish

Needs a loudness control

Product Specifications


Audio output channels:2.0
Damping factor:100
Frequency range:5 - 100000
Input impedance:20000 / 47000
Input sensitivity:2 / 200
Peak power per channel:100
RMS power output per channel (4 Ohm):100
RMS power output per channel (8 Ohm):70
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (SNR):106
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.0002


Built-in display: No

Energy Management

Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):200

Packaging Content

Manual: Yes
User guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

AC (power) in: Yes
Audio (L,R) in:6
Audio (L,R) out:2
Headphone outputs:1
Pre out port: Yes
Speakers connectivity type:RCA


Power consumption (standby):0.3
Power consumption (typical):200

Technical Details

Bass adjustment: Yes
Cables included:AC
Color of product:Black / Gold, Silver
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Handheld remote control: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes
Treble adjustment: Yes
Volume Control:Rotary
Wireless technologies:Wired

Weight & Dimensions