Adam Sub8 Active Subwoofer 160w

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Product Ref: 62316

  • 8.5 Inch - 160 Watt Subwoofer
  • Level and Upper Frequency Controls
  • XLR and RCA Connectivity
  • 28 Hz - 150 Hz Frequency Response
  • Includes Remote Control

Adam Sub8 Active Subwoofer 160w

The Adam Sub8 is a powerful active subwoofer designed for studio monitoring that delivers a huge 160 watts of authentic and natural sounding bass response. With a frequency response of 28 to 150 Hz, phase reverse switch, adjustable input and crossover levels and large 8.5 inch woofer the Sub8 is a perfect companion to a range of studio monitors with XLR or RCA connectivity. The Adam Sub8 also incorporates a high pass filter for Dolby® mixing applications and includes a wireless remote control.
  • Product Ref: 62316

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    Compact Size, Huge Sound

    Although small in size the Sub8 packs a powerful punch. With the ability to reproduce frequencies of down to 28Hz the Sub8 delivers low rumbling tones and is designed for small room (20 square meters) applications. Housing a single 8.5 inch woofer with a 1.5 inch voice coil the Sub8 produces an output of up to 160 watts due to the low heat operation ICE power amplifier.

    Advanced Controls

    Located on the front of the Sub8 are two motorized controls which can be used to adjust the input level and crossover frequency to optimize the Sub8 to your required needs and environment. Additionally these controls can also be adjusted with the included wireless remote allowing monitoring optimization from your ideal listing point. The Sub8 also incorporates a 85Hz high pass filter switch and phase reverse switch to provide maximum integration into a range of set ups as the high pass filter optimises the satellite speaker output to meet the Dolby® theatre sound requirements.


    • Speaker Type: Subwoofer
    • Speaker Size: 8.5"
    • Voice Coil: 1.5"
    • Cone Material: Paper
    • Output Power: 160W
    • Input Connections: 2 x XLR, 1x RCA (Stereo)
    • Output Connections: 2 x XLR, 1 x RCA (Stereo)
    • Frequency Response: 28 Hz - 150 Hz
    • THD > 60 Hz: <110 dB
    • SPL (Max): 10 K Ohms
    • Crossover Frequencies: 50 - 150 Hz
    • Input Impedance: 10 K Ohms
    • Includes: Remote Control, Batteries (3 x AAA), Power Chord, Manual
    • Height: 16" / 410 mm
    • Width: 10" / 260 mm
    • Depth: 15" / 380mm
    • Weight: 12 Kg