200 watts is really enough for any speaker with very few exceptions. Room size make a big difference in the amount of power needed.
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Thank you both for the posts. My question is really around understanding if a particular amp makes that big of a difference with a particular line of speaker. Some people say (as an example) that a Levinson Amp will sound good with Revel, but not with B & W. Others say that a classe amp is great with Canton speakers. My question is: is it true that certain amps are better with certain speakers and if so, what does classe best match up with?
Although I've owned a couple older Classe amps(CAP151, DR25& CA-200), I can't tell you every speaker they mate well with. I found their sound relatively laid back and not as open as my current amp. Do amps make a difference? My experience tells me everything makes a difference. Remember you are listening to a system, not one component. The only way to know is to listen to equipment at, slightly below, and slightly above your price range.