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  • [NAMM] PreSonus introduces ULT Series
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    [NAMM] PreSonus introduces ULT Series

    01/21/16 in PreSonus ULT

    PreSonus introduces ULT, a new series of active loudspeakers with three models including a subwoofer.

  • Speaker specifications explained - Part 5
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    Speaker specifications explained - Part 5

    01/12/16 in PA Speaker Cabinets

    Knowing how much power a speaker can handle doesn't tell you anything about how much SPL it can deliver.

  • Speaker specifications explained - Part 4
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    Speaker specifications explained - Part 4

    01/05/16 in PA Speaker Cabinets

    The notion of power is always highlighted by manufacturers and users alike. It seems to have a sort of exceptional seduction power, to the point that its actual importance gets diluted in the mental image that the general public has of it. So it's only wise to be cautious in this regard, especially considering that test conditions among manufactur…

  • Speaker specifications explained - Part 3
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    Speaker specifications explained - Part 3

    12/22/15 in PA Speaker Cabinets

    There's no way to get around impedance when looking at speaker specs. Its rating is important to avoid frying up your amp, but also because the small details of an impedance curve reveal a lot about the performance of a speaker.

  • Speaker specifications explained - Part 2
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    Speaker specifications explained - Part 2

    12/15/15 in PA Speaker Cabinets

    The directivity of a speaker is an important characteristic when defining the size of the listening zone, and it determines how the frequencies will balance, depending on the position of the listener.

  • Peavey releases Dark Matter speaker enclosures
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    Peavey releases Dark Matter speaker enclosures

    12/10/15 in Peavey Dark Matter

    Peavey Electronics has released its new Dark Matter speaker enclosures, featuring Peavey's new DSP-equipped power section.

  • Speaker specifications explained - Part 1
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    Speaker specifications explained - Part 1

    12/08/15 in PA Speaker Cabinets

    Throughout the relatively short lifetime of PA systems, both manufacturers and users have thought about ways to evaluate the performance of a system as objectively as possible.

  • Review and keep Sennheiser's D1
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    Review and keep Sennheiser's D1

    11/05/15 in Sennheiser SKM D1

    Sennheiser is calling on bands and artists to trial and review its D1 wireless digital microphone systems.

  • [AES] DPA d:screet Slim
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    [AES] DPA d:screet Slim

    10/30/15 in DPA Microphones Slim

    DPA Microphone introduces the new omnidirectional d:screet Slim microphone.

  • [AES] Shure's QLX-D gets 900 MHz version
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    [AES] Shure's QLX-D gets 900 MHz version

    10/29/15 in Shure QLXD2/SM58

    Shure announced that its QLX-D Digital Wireless Systems will be available in the 900 MHz ISM frequency band.