Reviews state that Texas Star CB linear amplifiers provide clear sound quality and a preamp that boosts quiet signals quite well. Some models may also also draw more power than similar CB amplifiers. Thin metal tops on some models seem slightly less durable than on other CB amplifiers.
Texas Star CB linear amplifiers draw more amperage than other amplifiers, but do not emit a good deal of heat. A preamp offers an extra touch not found on some other CB linear amplifiers, according to a review by CB Radio Magazine.
Consumers reviewing various linear amplifiers offered by Texas Star are generally pleased with their purchases and with the sound clarity and performance of the amplifier, according to reviews on JokermanElectronics.com.