Turbosound Unveils Modular Column INSPIRE Loudspeaker Series


Turbosound introduced the company’s first modular column loudspeakers and subwoofers called the INSPIRE Series. The iNSPIRE Series consists of three full-range powered column loudspeakers, the 800-watt iP500, 1,000-watt iP1000 and 1,000-watt iP2000 — plus two 1,000-watt powered subwoofers, the 12” iP12B and 15” iP15B with integrated dual-channel 200-Watt amplifiers for satellite speakers. Equipped with an […]

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VUE Intros al-8SB Flyable Subwoofer to Its al-Class Speaker Line


Building on its al-Class high-definition line array systems, VUE Audiotechnik introduces the al-8SB Flyable Subwoofer. Designed for integration with the al-8 Line Array System, the versatile al-8SB delivers powerful and well-defined low-frequency reproduction down below 35 Hz. The compact and easily flyable package features rigging options for suspension above or behind al-8 arrays in a […]

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HARMAN’s JBL Pro Unveils 5628 Cinema Subwoofer


HARMAN’s JBL Professional is introducing the new 5628 dual 18-inch cinema subwoofer, designed to add low frequency sound large-format auditoriums. The so-called high-power and lightweight 5628 is a front-loaded, vented subwoofer enclosure that houses two of JBL’s exclusive 2269H Ultra Long Excursion 18-inch Differential Drive woofers. This woofer features neodymium magnet, dual voice coils and […]

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Martin Audio Debuts PSX Self-Powered Subwoofer


Martin Audio has released its PSX, a self-powered subwoofer for the DD6, XD12 and XD15 loudspeaker systems. Featuring a 15”/4” voice coil and long-excursion driver in a reflex-ported enclosure, it houses two channels of Class D amplification, one channel for itself and one channel to power an XD12, XD15,or up to three DD6s. The PSX’s […]

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Wharfedale Ships Jade Series Subwoofers


Sound Solutions, the exclusive U.S. distributor of Wharfedale loudspeakers, said that the Jade Series subwoofers are shipping. The Jade 10 and Jade 8 subwoofers each feature dual drivers but the Jade 10 has dual 10-inch woofers and a built-in 500-watt amplifier, and the Jade 8 has dual 8-inch woofers and a built-in 350-watt amplifier. The […]

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NEAR Introduces New 10-inch In-ground Outdoor Subwoofer


NEAR today announced the IGS10 outdoor subwoofer, is a 10-inch woofer design that joins the 12-inch IGS12 subwoofer and three full-range models in the IG in-ground series. The IGS10 uses ultra low mass Metal Diaphragm Technology (MDT) woofers for best-in-class sound quality and durability. The woofer is a Magnetic Liquid Suspension (MLS) “spiderless” design resulting […]

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Wharfedale Intros New Line of Home Speakers


British-owned Wharfedale will launch three new product lines at CEDIA: the Jade 3 loudspeakers, the Jade Subwoofers and a value-priced Diamond 10 Series loudspeakers. Wharfedale’s Jade 3 loudspeakers (list at $1,499 – $1,799 per pair depending on finish) combine furniture-grade construction and finishes with the company’s latest acoustic engineering and materials technologies. They’re available in […]

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Procella Audio Adds New Price and Size Categories with P5 Speaker and P12 Active Subwoofer


Procella Audio announced today that initial shipments of two new loudspeakers will take place in September 2014. The P5 is a compact, high-output two-way design that features a pro audio 5.25 inch woofer and a one inch high-frequency pro compression driver mounted on a Procella-designed constant directivity waveguide for high output levels and what they […]

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Triad Speakers Adds InRoom and OnWall Bronze SlimSubs to Lineup


Triad Speakers today announced the addition of both an InRoom and OnWall Bronze to its SlimSub line. Standing upright, the compact InRoom Bronze SlimSub is just 4.3 inches deep, taking up almost no floor space.  When laid down (requiring just 5.1 inches of height clearance), the speaker becomes a down-firing subwoofer that can be hidden […]

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HARMAN’s JBL Professional Adds to Control Contractor 60 Series with Control 60PS/T Pendant Subwoofer


At InfoComm 2014, HARMAN’s JBL Professional introduced the latest addition to its Control Contractor 60 Series pendant loudspeakers with the new Control 60PS/T pendant subwoofer. This pendant subwoofer features built-in passive crossover for up to four satellite loudspeakers. Featuring 150-watt power handling and low distortion, the long-excursion 8-inch low-frequency driver features butyl rubber surround for […]

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Atlas Sound Announces Flyable Line Array


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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Mackie Extends SRM Professional Line with Two New Dual-Woofer Designs


Today Mackie launched two new additions to the SRM family of powered loudspeakers — the SRM750 1600W Dual 15-inch High-Definition Powered Loudspeaker and the SRM2850 1600W Dual 18-inch Powered Subwoofer. Both new models include a 1600-watt amp platform paired with custom transducers housed within professional-grade, internally-braced all-wood cabinets. The new Mackie SRM750 and SRM2850 will […]

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Adamson To Debut E219 Subwoofer At Infocomm


Adamson will debut the new E219 subwoofer at InfoComm as part of the Energia family, which includes the E15, E12 and E218. The E219 is loaded with two lightweight, long excursion 19” SD19 Kevlar Neodymium drivers utilizing Adamson’s so-called Advanced Cone Architecture. The drivers use dual 5″ voice coils for power handling, and are mounted […]

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KEF Updates Blade and Blade Two


British loudspeaker manufacturer KEF has announced two additions of its flagship speaker line: the Blade Two and the Reference. At the heart of the Blade Two system is KEF’s signature Uni-Q ‘point source’ driver array — a 25-millimeter vented aluminium dome tweeter placed at the exact acoustic center of a 125-millimeter midrange driver, providing direction-agnostic […]

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Eighteen Sound Announces 18iD High Performance Subwoofer


Italy-based Eighteen Sound this week announced the 18iD extended low frequency neodymium transducer. The new subwoofer is engineered for maximum power transfer when operated with Class D and similar (iPal compatible) amplifiers and is designed for vented and bandpass subwoofer cabinets. It works best with amplifiers capable of delivering 2,600 watts of power (10,000-watt peak). […]

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Mackie Thump Series Gets Huge Power Boost


Mackie this week launched the all-new Thump Series Powered Loudspeakers with over 1000 watts of power per speaker. The Thump Powered Loudspeakers feature precision crossovers, transducer time alignment and a 3-band EQ with a sweepable mid. With flexible mounting options, combo mic/line inputs and a great wedge angle, Thump full-range loudspeakers provide the application flexibility […]

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VUE to Debut New hs-20 Compact Subwoofer


VUE Audiotechnik will use this month’s Prolight+Sound to launch an all-new compact subwoofer called the hs-20, which is integrated with its Active Compliance Management (ACM) technology. Originally developed for the hs-28 and hs-25 systems, VUE’s patent-pending ACM technology combines hybrid transducer alignment with onboard electronics. The company claims this enables the subs to offer more […]

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HARMAN’s JBL Professional Adds LSR310S Powered Studio Sub With XLF to 3 Series Studio Monitor Line


HARMAN’s JBL Pro group today introduced the new LSR310S powered studio subwoofer optimized for use with the JBL 3 Series studio monitors, which are the first studio monitors to incorporate JBL’s new Image Control Waveguide technology. Rounding out the 3 Series line, the new LSR310S subwoofer extends the low-frequency response of the system into the […]

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PreSonus Temblor T10 Subwoofer Offers More User Control


PreSonus is shipping its new Temblor T10 subwoofer that’s designed to complement full-range studio reference monitors, including the PreSonus Eris and Sceptre, without overshadowing them. Presonus says the T10 is intended for serious personal studios and professional music-production environments, offering a tight low end due to fast and accurate transient response and providing user controls […]

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PreSonus Ships StudioLive AI-series PA Loudspeakers


PreSonus is now shipping its new StudioLive AI-series (Active Integration) Loudspeakers — the new line includes the full-range StudioLive 312AI, 315AI, and 328AI and the StudioLive 18sAI subwoofer. StudioLive AI-series speakers incorporate Fulcrum Acoustics’ TQ Temporal Equalization algorithms that supposedly eliminate horn reflections and to correct linear time and amplitude anomalies in coaxial systems. Collaborating […]

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dB Technologies Intros Sigma Series Active Speaker Line


The new Sigma Series of loudspeakers from dB Technologies is a new portable audio system for live sound that the company says can be set up quickly and can be easily tweaked after rigging. The Sigma Series features new custom speaker components designed exclusively for the series by RCF, as well as the latest generation […]

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rAVe Scoop: Crestron Intros AIR Landscape Speakers and In-Ground Sub


Crestron is introducing a new series of AIR Landscape Speakers (LS4T and LS6T) and In-ground Subwoofer (IGS82T). The AIR family is weather- and water-proof, featuring either 4” or 6.5” coaxial drivers with built-in 70/100V transformers. The speakers can be attached to a post or wall, or staked directly into the ground. The Landscape Speakers, sold […]

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Stealth Acoustics to Debut Outdoor Subwoofer at CEDIA


Stealth is integrating its B30 invisible subwoofer speaker platform into an outdoor version in the form of the completely-sealed StingRay SR430 subwoofer. It uses eight 8-inch high power cone woofers firing actively into four independent, 512-square inch, impenetrable panel faces on the sides of the environmentally protected pedestal style box. This device uses four Stealth […]

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JL Audio to Debut E-Series Subs at CEDIA


The JL Audio E-Sub powered subwoofers feature a new switching amplifier with a compact switching power supply. This design allows us to keep the E-Sub’s dimensions compact while delivering what JL says is ample clean power that will fully exercise the drivers’ excursion ranges. There are four versions that range from 1,200 to 1,500 watts […]

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Leon Intros Aesthetically-Pleasing Speakers, Subs for Home or Pro Market


Leon’s Horizon Commercial Series speakers are hand-crafted and built-to-order to match the exact width and finish of any flat-panel display. Combining left, center and right channels all in one cabinet, the Horizon Commercial Series revolutionizes the audio experience for video applications. From the 1.5″ deep Horizon 250-UT to the 120″ wide Horizon OS, the Horizon […]

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Triad Shows Entry-Level Line of Subwoofer Line


Last week, Triad Speakers introduced three “entry-level,” powered, in-room subwoofers. The Mini, Bronze and Silver OmniSubs are what Triad says are “fully-featured,” attractive and compact packages that “deliver high output with deep bass extension.” At $500, $650 and $800 MSRP each, these new solutions represent Triad’s most affordable in-room subwoofers to date.  Like all Triad […]

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