There's no debate when you choose Crown's XTi 2 Series, you're choosing one of the most powerful and innovative amplifiers on the market today. That's because the all new XTi 2 Series amps continue to set the standard for unmatched performance and value, delivering the goods night after night without breaking a sweat. With such innovations as a universal tracking switch mode power supply and a fully integrated suite of speaker processing tools, these amps are at the top of their class when it comes to thermal efficiency and system flexibility. You also have greatly improved control capabilities. The addition of Peakx PlusTM Limiters gives you full command over threshold, attack and release, and we enhanced the Subharmonic Synth so you can easily manage frequency, gain and filter type, allowing for application specific tuning. Plus, you'll now be able to tailor fan speed for specific applications and have software visibility of the Power Supply Temperature and AC Line Voltage. Combine all of that with integrated cast aluminum rack handles for maximum durability and portability and you have the power to move you and the world. Amazon.com When it comes to power amplification, you gotta hand it to the guys and gals at Crown. They know what's up. And the XTi 1002 is further proof that Crown is a rock-solid, go-to choice for those of you needing power amps. Just take a look at that rugged metal chassis. Very nice. And under the hood, you've got the latest, greatest technology working for you to power it all up safely and dependably. We're talking Peak Plus Limiters with control over threshold, attack, and release. We're talking three fan modes to fine-tune the performance to your needs. We're talking an enhanced Subharmonic Synth section to tune the frequency, gain, and filter type to your system. We're also talking high-tech system monitoring via awesome included HiQnet Band Manager and System Architect control software. There's even a locking power cord clip, so things don't go haywire because someone snags their sleeve on the cable. Smart stuff, Crown. And you'll be smart stuff too if you get the XTi 1002.