Posted by Mark
Amplifier Section
8-ohm FTC rated power/ch 100 W
4-ohm FTC rated power/ch 150 W
2-ohm dynamic power/ch 80 W
Bridged mono power
4/8-ohm FTC rated THD 0.5 %
Rated full power bandwidth 20-20kHz
S/N-IHF A-Weighted,dB 85
Slew Rate 180
Dimensions (HxWxD inches) 4.5x19x13w
Comments Integrated stereo amplifier
PreAmp Section
Frequency response 20-20kHz +- 1dB
Phono sensitivity for 0.5V@1kHz 2.5
MM Phono Overload mV 150
Phono input capacitance pF
MM S/N A-weighted 0.5v ref. 80
MC S/N A-weighted 0.5v ref.
Tone Controls 3-band
Inputs 7 audio
Comments Sonic Holography
Remote control sonic holography integrated amplifier with transfer function modified power section. Silver seven transfer function modified. 100 watts/channel RMS into 8 ohms, 20-20 KHZ with no more than 0.1% THD. Analog power meters. Five audio inputs. Motorized volume control. 3 – band tone controls. Dual tape monitors with dubbing. Pre/main outputs. Remote compatible with Carver tuners and CD players.

[phpbay keywords=”carver cm-1090″ num=”12″ siteid=”1″ category=”293″ exclude=”manual” sortorder=”EndTimeSoonest” templatename=”default”]

Comments on 'CM-1090' (27)

  1. Kevin Yang says:

    Can I get a opperate manul for this CM-1090, I got the amplifier from my uncle, but no manual, don’t know details about fuction. please advise

  2. Gerard says:

    Hi,I have been looking a Carver Amplifier for weeks. Will you be interested to sell it to me.?

    Thank you
    Gerard De Souza

  3. Kevin says:

    Where I can get a remote for my Carver CM-1090?

  4. June says:

    I’m also looking for an owners manual for over a year now….I do have a service manual.

  5. david says:

    wanted carver integrated amplifer cm1090

  6. Scheuerer Ernst says:


    suche für meinn Verstärker CARVER CM 1090 die Fernbedienung.Könnten Sie mir bitten mitteilen wo man diese erwerben kann?

    Herzlichen Dank

    Gruß Scheuerer Ernst

  7. MICKEY 6 says:

    I have a CM-1090 Integrated Amp I am interested in selling. It was $630 US Dollars new – $250 US Dollars OR Best, Reasonable offer.

  8. Rick says:

    Kevin was looking for a remote for his Carver CM-1090. The request was dated June 14, 2010. Are you still looking for one?

  9. Michael says:

    My cm-1090 remote is missing. Do you have one?

  10. Tania says:

    I am looking to sell my CM – 1090 carver Integrated Amp. Remote included. To best reasonable offer.

  11. Rick says:

    To Kevin and Michael. I have a remote for my CM-1090 that I have never used and never will. The first one who responds gets it. Let me know how to contact you.

  12. Tony Solano says:

    I am also selling my CM-1090. best offer takes it.

  13. Tony says:

    Hi!, i am interessed on a CM – 1090 Remote included and i will like to get it for MAX.300 us$ including shipping to switzerland (6648) OYO thank you
    best regards geko

  14. Kevin says:

    I have a Carver Amp CM-1090 for sale. Purchased 20 years ago but only used it occasionally. It’s in great condition and sounds great. I don’t want to sell it, but need the funds for the new home theater receiver.

  15. stan s says:

    Kevin-did you sell that unit yet?
    Thanks, Stan S

  16. Teeradet says:

    I need to buy CM-1090. anyone still need to sell? please

  17. Joe says:

    Anyone still interested in buying a CM-1090?

  18. Mikespkrs says:

    Well in March 2016,i spyed thecm1090 for 199 doleros.The Bob Carver cs5.2 centersystem coming in house soon are 4 ohm load,means spend mo mulain not my fav ways. Guess i’ll sit around gawking at my destined second sound system. All i need is 5-7 ch. 4Ohm Cheap amp big wattage. Very similar process occurs with BOSE. BUY THIS,THAT,SPECIFICALLY. HOPE I DON’t need to rebuild Lightstar sub amp/to boot.Nuff sed.

  19. Danny says:

    Hi there does anyone have a carver cm1090 for sale I’m interested

  20. Jody says:

    Hi Joe, is the 1090 still available? If so how much?

  21. Tony says:

    Hi Carver’s Lover,
    May some body can give suggestion about upgradig a Cm-1090 amplifier,i live in Switzerland,so dont think is a good idea to
    ship it to usa, my intention is to change capacitors a what ever is usualy necesary to restore it well,i will need to change probabily the “balance” pot (not good contact any more),i have all ready changed the vu meter bulb’s,but i will like to connect in pararell allso a rgb Led that may i can choose wich color or swiched to standart bulb’s,any one as experiece doig so ???
    Some of you can tell me where i can find cap’s and the rest,and what will be good to do whit my lovely beast ???
    It is still sound great,but after 20-30 minute it start “humming” (50 hz?),
    Thanks in advances for help &suggestion
    Best regards

  22. Ralph says:

    Need remote bulbs for meters and a eq board i have cm-1090 amp

  23. Craig says:

    I have a brand new (opened but never used) CM-1090 and was wondering what I could sell it for. I bought it new but never got around to setting it up.

  24. mickee2go says:

    Hi, I am looking for knobs/buttons for CARVER CM-1090. Does anyone knows where could get a set of those? Please email me if yourself or you have contact that has it. This is my email – mickee2go @ gmail dot kom

    Many thanks.

  25. Yes I have carver cm1090 for sale great conditions ,2074726045 kenny

  26. mike tapia says:

    I have carver 1090 no remote 400

  27. john knight says:

    Hello, anybody have any experience/info/links on replacing “worn out/stripped?” potentiometers on the CM 1090. ANy info would be appreciated.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *