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There's a lingering sentiment in the hi-fi community that subwoofers are only for home theater and the benefits to music playback are suspect or even negative.

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It's true that lesser subwoofers are not designed to optimally handle the speed, detail and nuance of certain music, but it's certainly not a steadfast rule.

A great subwoofer elevates the listening experience in a way no other audio component can, into the tactile realm. Below is a list of six reasons why a properly engineered and tuned subwoofer is important to music playback.

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• 12" Front firing subwoofer with small


• 400-Watt class “A/B” high efficiency

  power amplifier

• Line through RCA & High level audio


• Low Level (RCA) & High Level audio


• Automatic signal detection circuitry

• Front mounted volume control with

  blue LED

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• 12" Long-Throw Spun copper

   Cerametallic Woofers

• 300W RMS (600W peak) Class-D 


• Premium scratch resistant ebony


• Inputs: Dual RCA/LFE Line In,

  Wireless WA-2 port

• Front-firing slot port with exclusive

  internal flare technology

• Shock-absorbing rubber feet, steel

  grille posts and a woven cloth grille

  for a premium look and feel

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• Two 14" x 3" Reinforced polymer

  cones, 1" Voice coils Woofer

• 300 Watts RMS sustained Ultra-Class

  D power amplifier

• Corrugated Santoprene® surrounds

• Variable 35 Hz – 150 Hz Bypass


• Line-Level inputs, USB port for PBK


• Built-In wireless receiver, Auto-on,

  Soft clipping, Thermal monitoring

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• 10" Front-Firing treated paper cone


• 10" Down-Firing Passive Radiator

• Class-D 200 Watts Amplifier power

• 28 Hz - 200 Hz Frequency response

• Features: Auto/on/off, 5V USB

• WSK200 wireless subwoofer kit


• Volume, Crossover Frequency &

  Phase Controls

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• 12" Dynamic Balance composite

  cone driver

• 20 -160Hz Total frequency response

• 400W Continuous power, Downward

  firing slot port

• Inputs: LFE, Line & Speaker level.

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  • Compact, stylish cabinet; high-value subwoofer

  • 6.5" active and 8" passive andonized aluminum woofers

  • High quality, long throw drivers

  • 2" copper-wound voice coil for exceptional reliability

  • Down-firing bass radiator for more output, less distortion

  • “Green” MDP amp rated at 300 watts Dynamic power

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