Originally Posted By: JohnK
Misti, amplifiers simply don't work that way; they have no capability of performing a miracle by making speakers "come alive sooner" at lower volume level. Volume is volume.

Actually John, such an observation could be perceived if the amp has a higher gain to signal ratio than another although that is an observation of SPL and not sound quality per se.
"Those who preach the myths of audio are ignorant of truth."