EAW Launches KF810P Installation Line Array

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Eastern Acoustic Works has launched the new KF810P installation line array, the latest model in the company’s KF800 series. As with other KF-series loudspeakers, the KF810P is a three-way system with broadband pattern control. Designed specifically for installed applications, it incorporates aesthetics offered in black or white, invisible wiring and concealed three-point rigging. A weather-rated […]

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Alcons Audio Ships the LR18B Line-Array Bass

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Alcons just started shipping the LR18B, a dedicated low-frequency extension to the LR18 compact mid-sized pro-ribbon line-array system. It can also be combined with any other Alcons pro-ribbon system, as subwoofer in both permanent and portable applications. The front-loaded system delivers a super accurate bass and sub response with highest output under lowest distortion. The […]

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EAW Adds New Line Array and Subwoofer to RADIUS Series Of Loudspeakers

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Eastern Acoustics Works (EAW) just announced the addition of the RSX212L line array module and RSX18F subwoofer to the RADIUS Series. The two new RADIUS products are aimed at both touring and permanent install applications. Similar to the other products in the RADIUS Series, the RSX212L and RSX18F utilize EAW’s proprietary Focusing and Dyno technologies to improve impulse response […]

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dBTechnologies Adds New Line Array, the VIO L208

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dBTechnologies just released a new member of the VIO family, VIO L208. The companys says the VIO L208 is a powerful and compact stand-alone line array system as well as a fully compatible down-fill for VIO L210 and VIO L208 hybrid systems, completed by VIO S Active subwoofers. VIO L208 is a two-way active line array system equipped with […]

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D.A.S. Audio Explains Line Array Line

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D.A.S. Audio has expanded the Event series of line arrays and bass systems with two new powered models, the Event-212A line array and the Event-121A subwoofer. The new products are aimed at providing Event Series users with the tools needed to handle an even a wider range of applications. The D.A.S. Event-212A is a powered, three-way line […]

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Fulcrum Acoustic Unveils New CCX Subcardioid Coaxial Loudspeaker

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Fulcrum Acoustic has announced the CCX1295 12-Inch Subcardioid Coaxial Loudspeaker. The CCX1295 marks Passive Cardioid Technology’s first application in Fulcrum’s TQ Install line of installation loudspeakers. Combining the benefits of this technology with Temporal Equalization (TQ), the single-amplified CCX1295 delivers LF directional control, improved intelligibility, sonic accuracy, and the output capability and, they claim, a pattern control of normal premium 2-way systems in a considerably lighter and more compact […]

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Meyer Sound Demos LINA Line Array and New Self-Powered, In-Ceiling Speakers

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Meyer Sound will feature the InfoComm of its new LINA compact linear line array loudspeaker and companion 750-LFC compact low-frequency control element. Previewed earlier this year at ISE, LINA marks the entry of Meyer Sound’s LEO Family of line arrays into a much broader market. With its diminutive dimensions (20.27”/515 millimeters wide) and minimal weight (43 pounds./ 19.5 kilograms), […]

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Alcons Launches LR28/110 Wide Dispersion Larger Format Line Array

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Alcons has launched the LR28/110 Wide Dispersion Larger Format Line Array — a three-way, line-source sound system for use as vertical array with extended horizontal coverage in up to the largest applications. Originally introduced in 2015, the LR28/80 features an 80º horizontal dispersion pattern, but is identical to the new, wide-dispersion LR28/110 in all other aspects. Both models […]

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Harman JBL Intros EON ONE PRO Rechargeable Portable PA

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HARMAN Professional Solutions today unveiled the JBL EON ONE PRO rechargeable portable personal linear-array PA. The EON ONE Pro combines the sound quality of a professional system with the convenience and portability of a self-contained, battery-powered solution. Featuring Bluetooth audio, a seven-channel mixer and a rechargeable lithium battery that lasts six hours, EON ONE Pro is designed for portable and rental applications […]

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Meyer Sound’s LEO Family Grows with LINA and 750-LFC

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Meyer Sound‘s LEO family of linear sound reinforcement systems has been expanded with the addition of the new LINA, a compact linear line array loudspeaker and companion 750-LFC, a compact low frequency control element. The self-powered LINA loudspeaker measures only 20.27 inches (515 mm) wide and weighs in at 43 lbs. (19.5 kg). Also, because LINA shares the […]

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Adamson Expands S-SERIES and Introduces New IS-SERIES Line Arrays

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Adamson Systems Engineering added the S10n line array cabinet to its S-SERIES and has introduced the integration-focused IS-SERIES family of loudspeakers this week. The S10n is a narrow-dispersion version of the S10 two-way, full-range line array cabinet. Having identical specs to the S10, the S10n has an 80° x 10° (H x V) dispersion pattern for applications with tighter horizontal […]

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Intelligibility and Acoustics: A Conflict Resolved?

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It’s the Law The astonishing thing about the laws of physics and the mathematically derived acoustical parameters that govern sound reproduction is that, despite considerable effort by many well meaning or at least well motivated individuals and manufacturers over the last 150+ years, they simply haven’t changed, and, just in case you think there is […]

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Misaligned and Disarrayed

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Suppose for a moment you were a line array loudspeaker product. Genetically speaking, your DNA could have come from more than 150 different manufacturers, which collectively produce over 350 products (including all passive and active systems sold as “line arrays”), based on a survey of the products listed for sale on the half-dozen primary on-line […]

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Anchor Audio’s Bigfoot and Beacon Line Arrays Add AIR Wireless Capability

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Anchor Audio has announced that the Bigfoot and Beacon line array’s now offer the AIR wireless technology, and have complete wireless capability and connectivity between units. The Bigfoot and Beacon AIR’s are not passive companion units, but instead, are main units with either an AIR transmitter or AIR receiver built-in. The units can be used […]

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VUE Audiotechnik Debuts al-12 of Scalable Line Array Systems

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Designed for large-scale applications, the VUE al-12 is designed for higher efficiency, increased power handling and reduced power compression. VUE incorporates unique, proprietary transducer designs in each al-Class acoustic line array element. One of the distinguishing features of the al-12 is its ability to integrate with other al-Class elements thanks to VUE’s Acoustic Linearity principles. […]

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L-Acoustics Launches Ultra-Compact Kiva II Line Array

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L-Acoustics announced the launch of the Kiva II, a new ultra-compact modular line source, adding 6dB of max SPL versus its predecessor, maximized amplifier density with 16 ohm impedance, and a new rugged enclosure material. Despite its ultra-compact format, the Kiva II features L-Acoustics’ Wavefront Sculpture Technology (WST), giving it a long throw capability and […]

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Alcons Introduces Smaller LR18 Pro-Ribbon Line-Array Speaker

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Alcons has debuted its LR18 pro-ribbon line array. The three-way, “compact-mid-size” format line-source sound system implements Alcons’ pro-ribbon technology for mid and high frequencies and a fast impulse response with up-to-90 percent less distortion. This enables the LR18 to offer a fully intuitive linear response, with very high intelligibility and non-compressed identical tonal balance at […]

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Origin Acoustics Intros Seasons LSLA Landscape Line Array for Outdoor Audio Systems

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Origin Acoustics just introduced the Seasons LSLA Landscape Line Array, that features four 3.5” woofers in line-source configuration for heightened listening clarity and output with minimal intrusion to the surround neighbors. In 2015, Origin Acoustics introduced the Seasons Landscape Collection featuring 4” and 6” satellite speakers that camouflage themselves as outdoor lighting with three different […]

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Grund Audio Design Announces New LC Series of SUBs

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Grund Audio Design announced three new subwoofers designed for use with the company’s LC Series column line arrays — completing the company’s offerings in this product class. The LC-2SA, LC-5SA and LC-8SA subwoofers are all powered systems that incorporate a 2.1 amplifier designed to drive both the subwoofers and stereo satellite column array loudspeakers. The […]

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Bogen to Debut Four New Lines at InfoComm

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Bogen Communications will be introducing several new products at InfoComm 2015 including a line of compact, half-rack width amplifiers; a 500-watt amplifier; a compact line array loudspeaker system; and a digital loudspeaker controller. The CC4062MBT is the latest model in the CC-Series of amplifiers which are 40-watt compact amplifiers with varying inputs and features. The […]

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Anchor Audio to Launch Bigfoot Powerful Portable PA System at InfoComm 2015 in Orlando

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The Bigfoot Line Array is being promoted by Anchor Audio as the most powerful battery-operated, portable PA ever built — and it will debut this June at InfoComm 2015. The Bigfoot outputs 130 dB and 400 watts AC/DC of sound through its five 8” neodymium woofers and one high-efficiency tweeter, all powered by three rechargeable […]

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Adamson S-Series Makes Debut

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Adamson Systems Engineering introduced the S-Series this week — a new sub-compact line array system consisting of the S10 line array enclosure, S119 subwoofer, Blueprint AV and the E-rack, Adamson’s new unified rack solution. The S10 is a two-way, full range, sub-compact line array enclosure ideal for mid-size arenas, theaters, churches and dance clubs, as […]

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Adamson to Launch New S-Series Line Array Family

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Adamson Systems Engineering just launched its new S-Series a sub-compact line array system, which consists of the S10 line array enclosure, S119 subwoofer, Blueprint AV and the E-rack, Adamson’s new unified rack solution. The S10 is a two-way, full range, sub-compact line array enclosure ideal for mid-size arenas, theaters, churches and dance clubs, as well […]

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Atlas Sound Announces Flyable Line Array

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Atlas Sound has announced the release of its Atlas A-Line Acoustics AL123A-B and AL218A-B network configurable, flyable line array speaker and subwoofer. These new speakers are designed to provide high intelligibility and high output sound for large format installations including arenas, theaters, houses of worship and auditoriums. The AL123A-B is a three-way line array speaker […]

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Eighteen Sound Adds XG10 Line Array Waveguide

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Eighteen Sound announced the release of the XG10 line source waveguide with a 1-inch throat entry. The company says that the XG10 has a transmission line acoustic design that minimizes internal reflections and acoustic loss, while the throat shape has been optimized for lowering air distortion. The waveguide has been optimized to provide a 10o […]

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HARMAN’s JBL Unveils VTX F Series for VTX Line Arrays

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The VTX F Series from HARMAN’s JBL group is a line of two-way multi-purpose loudspeakers for JBL’s VTX Series line arrays. The F Series includes three models: the F12 and F15 full-range loudspeakers and the F18S subwoofer. The VTX F12 and F15 loudspeakers feature the large-format JBL D2 dual diaphragm dual driver employed in the […]

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Turbosound Intros TLX Compact Line Arrays

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Turbosound has launched its brand-new TLX Series compact and sub-compact line arrays, which are designed for small and medium scale sound reinforcement use in houses of worship, live music venues, retail and themed environments, theaters and corporate applications. These line arrays feature weather resistant low-frequency drivers and titanium-dome, high-frequency compression drivers. Two bi-amped line array […]

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Meyer Sound Debuts LYON Linear Sound Reinforcement System and Callisto 616

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Meyer Sound’s new self-powered LYON linear sound reinforcement system is the newest addition to the LEO Family of linear loudspeaker systems that are self-powered. LYON will make its debut at the ISE trade show in Amsterdam. LYON linear line array loudspeakers are available in two versions: the LYON-M main line array loudspeaker and the LYON-W […]

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Christie Grows Audio Line

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Christie’s new LA3C line array ceiling surround and Christie LA3S line array surround speakers are part of the Christie Vive Audio cinema sound solution that was announced in July. Featuring the combination of ribbon driver technology and a unique parabolic line array design in a single compact cabinet, Christie says the additional speakers deliver exceptionally […]

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