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Konzert AV502a (500watts per channel) + Konzert 600 watts speakers Will I not have problem with this setup? I heard that my amp should have higher wattage than my speakers.. Pls advise..

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Your listening habits should not have you pushing the volume level so high that the amplifier will distort, as it is DIRTY wattage that kills speakers. A more powerful amp will distort less if pushed to a given loudness.

BTW: the specs for the amp and speakers are not really what they claim. Since the same company made them the numbers are probably equally wrong. Don't sweat it and don't turn it up so loud that it distorts.

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