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Old 01-27-2007, 03:44 PM
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Which amp is better?

Hi guys, I was just debating about these two amps. 1. orion hcca-d1200 or
2. Hifonics Brutus Bxi 606...

Both can run 600wrms @ 1 ohm which is what I need because I have 1 kaption spl 1200 dual 2 ohm and it is rated at 600wrms...I just need some professional advice because I'm not familiar with these amps...thanks!
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Old 01-27-2007, 03:53 PM
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Orion is the better one IMO
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Old 01-27-2007, 04:08 PM
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Here is another option and in my opinion a better option. The new Pioneer Premiere PRSD2000T, a 2 channel amp that makes 600w rms into 4 ohm. With a dual 2 ohm sub, this is also viable option as you can wire the sub in series to make a 4 ohm load. This load is going to draw less current from your alternator as compared to the 1 ohm load, end result is the same amount of power but less of a chance of the electrical system being drained and manifesting it's problems as the lights dimming with every beat.
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orion is probably a better amp quailty wise, but the hifonics will give you good bang for the buck.
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Depending on the price I would pipck the orion, even both amps are rated the same the orion will have more output. Orion underrates their amps, while Hifonics overrates. The older series of (like a 605) would only put out about 500 watts
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