Wharfedale Intros New Line of Home Speakers

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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

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

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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

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

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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

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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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Artcoustic Ships Spitfire Series

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UK-based Artcoustic is now shipping three new Spitfire Subwoofer models including the Control 1, 2 and 3. The Control 1, the smallest and shallowest of the three, has two long throw 10″ bass units. It’s designed for medium and large rooms. Specs include: Operating Range 20 Hz to 120 Hz Sensitivity 95 dB Max. SPL […]

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KEF Updates Blade and Blade Two

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

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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

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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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