Crown XLS-1502 DriveCore 2 Series

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Product Ref: 66452

  • Higher DSP Capacity for Increased Control
  • 1.4Vrms and .775Vrms Selectable Input Sensitivity
  • Weighs Under 5 Kilograms
  • Remote Control for User Friendliness
  • Large LCD Screen for Updated Accessibility

Crown XLS-1502 DriveCore 2 Series

The Crown XLS-1502 DriveCore 2 is a two channel power amplifier designed to send a clean, balanced sound straight to your speakers. This is an update of the original DriveCore Series, with new LCD screen which is three times larger, making it more user-friendly. There’s also more DSP, so you can have a higher number of signals transferred and a higher quality of audio processed to your speakers.

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The DriveCore range by Crown has been greatly popular among those who want good live audio quality that is easy to access. The DriveCore 2 extends these principles to create an industry standard amplifier that will deliver high quality audio without taking long to set up. There's now a bandpass filter installed on each channel to allow better EQ capacity, and a .775Vrms sensitivity input, widening its space for usage, and allowing a good tone to remain even at maximum volume.

The remote control on the DriveCore 2 is a useful tool to allow ease of use at both live events and in the studio. Crown have also equipped it with a sleep mode, a security lock and a backlight dimmer so that the XLS-1502 is never distracting the audience or the engineers at a gig.

Crown are fully aware that any amplifier in a studio or live venue must be able to deal with a variety of impedance. The XLS-1502 can handle a 2, 4, and 8 Ohm Dual, or a 4 and 8 Ohm Bridged impedance, making it usable with just about all instruments. Peakx limiters protect the speakers at maximum output, and the robust exterior shell to make the DriveCore 2 1502 a long lasting companion to any musical environment.


  • Dimensions:
    • Height: 8.9 cm
    • Width: 48.3 cm
    • Depth: 19.6 cm
  • Weight: 3.9 KG
  • Sensitivity: 1.4Vrms or .775Vrms
  • Frequency Response: +0dB, -1dB
  • Signal to Noise: >103dB (at .775Vrms, 6dB Lower)
  • Intermodulation Distortion: Less than 0.3
  • Damping Factor: >200
  • THD: Less than 0.5
  • Crosstalk:
    • At 1kHz: > 85dB
    • AT 20kHz: > 55dB