DJKIT @ NAMM REPORT – PART 3 – New PA Products

Huge amount of new PA products were showcased at Namm 2012, amongst them speakers featuring Wireless technology, iPad compatability, some great portable PA’s , plenty a thumping soundsystem and we even managed to meet Kieth Shocklee, a founding member of Hiphop Legends, Public Enemy during the JBL product demo’s ! read on . .

Wharfedale Pro Delta Series Passive Speaker, Titan Active Speakers and S 2500 Power Amplifiers

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The Wharfedale S series are high power amplifiers, designed with a very impressive degree of quality. The s2500 is rated at 770 watts per channel, yet due its flexible modes of operation, it is capable of powering up to 2500 watts rms (in bridge mode) or up to 1250 watts rms (at 2 0hms) is stereo mode. The front panel of the amplifier provides simple, real-time status conditions with led indicators for Power, Protect, Bridge, Peak and Signal Present, for accurate, visual, performance indication. Simple mode switches provide extra functionality options, such as signal limiting, a low cut filter engagement and frequency selection. Stereo and mono input mode selection and output bridging options make it easy to achieve the level of performance you require. Xlr and ¼” balanced input jacks are provided for the best input signal quality, with speakon and binding post outputs provided for versatile speaker connections. An important factor in the The S2500′s reliability is its internal fan-cooling with a cage-protected, rear panel mounted fan that provides air-flow to internal components, this and the ac circuit breaker, ensure your sound system runs smoothly all night, every night.

Peavey PVX Speakers,Triflex II 1200w Portable PA System and IPR Power Amplifiers

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The Peavey TriFlex II is a complete sound system providing 1,200 watts of power through a three-speaker setup—one 15″ Peavey subwoofer plus two satellite speakers with 10″ premium woofers and Peavey RX14™ 1.4″ titanium compression drivers on patented Peavey Quadratic Throat Waveguide™ horns.The Peavey TriFlex 2 is engineered for balanced sound and crisp presentation regardless of the application, with clear sound at high output levels and plenty of punchy bass.The TriFlex II chassis is housed in the subwoofer enclosure and includes all of the system electronics—two-channel preamp, electronic crossover and subsonic filter—as well as the three power amps. For easy transport, the TriFlex subwoofer can be turned onto its built-in 3″ casters, with the satellite speakers secured in the sub’s grille cavity. A cover with pockets to store your microphones and cables is also provided.The powerful Peavey TriFlex II also sets up in seconds. Once in position, simply remove the two satellite speakers and turn the subwoofer onto its rubber feet so the preamp controls, inputs and outputs are conveniently positioned at the top rear of the subwoofer enclosure. The satellite loudspeakers feature pole mounts for placing on speaker stands to disperse the sound to the audience. These speakers also have a 45-degree back angle so they can be used as floor monitors when placed on the appropriate side.The TriFlex II enclosures are constructed of sturdy 18 mm MDF with internal bracing and coated with a tough black acrylic paint finish, and feature a 16-gauge perforated metal grille for the ultimate in road-worthy durability.

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The Peavey IPR 1600 530 Watt Power Amplifier utilizes an advanced design that reduces weight dramatically while increasing output power, reliability and thermal efficiency.The Peavey IPR 1600 530 Watt Power Amplifier are designed with a resonant switch-mode power supply and a high-speed class D topology that yields the highest audio resolution and efficiency available.The Peavey IPR 1600 features two channels with independent, 100 Hz crossovers and a variable-speed fan housed in a lightweight aluminum chassis. Peavey’s exclusive DDT™ speaker protection with multi-point clip sampling leads a protection-circuitry suite that also includes DC, Temp, Signal and Active safeguards, all referenced on the front panel with LED indicators.

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The Peavey IPR DSP 1600 530 Watt Power Amplifier utilizes an advanced design that dramatically reduces weight while increasing output power, reliability and thermal efficiency.The Peavey IPR DSP 1600 530 Watt Power Amplifier are designed with a resonant switch-mode power supply and a high-speed class D topology that yields the highest audio resolution and efficiency available.The Peavey IPR DSP 1600 features two channels with independent, 100 Hz crossovers and a variable-speed fan housed in a lightweight aluminum chassis. Peavey’s exclusive DDT™ speaker protection with multi-point clip sampling leads a protection-circuitry suite that also includes DC, Temp, Signal and Active safeguards, all referenced on the front panel with LED indicators.In addition the Peavey IPR DSP 1600 feature built-in 32-bit, floating-point digital signal processing. With program-specific EQ presets that make common sound-reinforcement EQ treatments easy to perform, as well as delays, crossover and stereo/mono operation with lockable security settings. A front-panel LCD screen allows users to quickly identify and assign presets.

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The Peavey IPR DSP 3000 1000 Watt Power Amplifier utilizes an advanced design that reduces weight dramatically while increasing output power, reliability and thermal efficiency.The Peavey IPR DSP 3000 1000 Watt Power Amplifier are designed with a resonant switch-mode power supply and a high-speed class D topology that yields the highest audio resolution and efficiency available.The Peavey IPR DSP 3000 features two channels with independent, 100 Hz crossovers and a variable-speed fan housed in a lightweight aluminum chassis.

Alto iPA 400W Powered Speaker for iPad

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The Alto iPA 400 Watt Powered Speaker For iPad is a portable PA system that is lightweight and designed to offer high-power vocal/instrument amplification and integration with audio from your iPad.Based around a powerful 400 Watt two-way speaker, the iPA 400 offers a fully integrated portable PA music system with a host of features designed to make it easy to take high-quality personal amplification on the go, with the ability to combine external instruments or vocals with any iPad app you have.The Alto iPA 400 comes with the ADM10 dynamic mic included, a 10″ cable and a mic holder neatly attached to the side of the iPA for a complete ‘ready-to-go’ system. The rear of the unit also features a mixer alongside the Combo port, which will take either 1/4″ TRS or XLR connections and Aux inputs for a CD player or other devices with a Apple Dock Connector.

Alto Truesonic Speaker Range

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The portable, live sound equipment market seems to be on the up these days, and an increasing number of sound-reinforcement products make full use of the latest developments in amplifier design, lightweight speaker technology and digital signal processing.Alto’s Truesonic portable full-range speakers are just such advanced models, and the range includes both 12-inch and 15-inch two-way formats, each of which is available in a choice of three models. The model variants all share a similar (if not identical) external cabinet, offering a choice between passive and active, with two active options: the straightforward self-powered model and the more upmarket ‘Pro’ model, which incorporates on-board Alesis DSP technology.

Alto Truesonic Wireless Speaker Range

The TS112W and TS115W bring you all the premium features you’ve come to expect from Alto Professional: massive wattage, efficient Class D amplification and cutting-edge design. Add to all of this: unprecedented wireless connectivity. Now, you can harness that same massive wattage and clean, crystal clear sound using your iPad, iPhone or other Bluetooth-compatible device such as a laptop computer.The TS112W and TS115W are professional loudspeakers, equipped with all the connections you need to hook up using traditional cables. Whether you use them in a permanent sound reinforcement installation or as portable PAs, you’ll have versatile loudspeaker that can handle every gig, and blast music from your phone at the after party. The TS112W and TS115W provide exceptionally clean, transparent sound from wired or wireless sources.The drivers in the TRUESONIC TS115W are designed to make sure that virtually no energy is wasted. That translates to more of the power from the amplifier actually working to generate sound rather than heat, giving the speaker better real world performance than other speakers with comparable published specifications. The TRUESONIC TS115W offers a 15″ LF driver (2″ voice coil) and a 1″ HF neodymium driver .Every active TRUESONIC speaker benefits from the use of a Class D amplifier integrated into the cabinet. Class D amps are generally lighter than Class A and AB amplifier designs, and offer more than enough power to provide your performance with plenty of punch. The TRUESONIC TS115W delivers with 800 Watts of power and offers a balanced combo jack (XLR/TRS) input with level control. Class D amplifiers are also highly efficient and run cooler than other kinds of amps so the amp doesn’t have to work as hard to deliver your mix.

Yamaha DXR Active Speaker Range

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DXR Series loudspeakers offer superb high-definition sound and class-leading sound pressure levels—yet in a more compact and extremely functional design that provides a level of versatility unmatched by any speaker in its class today.Performance runs in the Yamaha family, and like the acclaimed DSR Series before it, DXR Series loudspeakers offer superb high-definition sound and class-leading sound pressure levels—yet in a more compact and extremely functional design that provides a level of versatility unmatched by any speaker in its class today. The DXR Series is comprised of four full-range models perfectly suited for front-of-house sound, monitors, simple amplification, rigged applications and more. Combining the series with our newly designed DXS subwoofers will further elevate your system’s performance, giving you versatile control of its thunderous bottom end. With the perfect balance of raw power and innovative speaker technologies, you can depend on DXR Series speakers to deliver the full power of your performance to every member of your audience.

JBL PRX 400 Passive Speaker Range

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JBL’s brand new PRX400 passive speakers were designed to provide the sensitivity, frequency response and power handling needed for almost any professional audio environment while still being reasonably priced. Whether you use a powered mixer or an equipment rack full of amps and signal processing, PRX400 passive speakers deliver the sound power and bandwidth necessary to make loud music sound natural and even quiet speech intelligible.Perfect for musicians, DJ’s, House of Worship, public address, or even suspended in a commercial environment like a school or nightclub, PRX400 speakers were crafted to address a multitude of demanding audio environments.The PRX412M and PRX415M can be used as mains or monitors and with the addition of the PRX418 subwoofer you’ll have a sub/sat system capable of generating 135 dB of full-range, high quality audio. The PRX425 dual 15″ two-way is the perfect choice for DJ’s and bands who need low-frequency extension from the convenience of a stand-alone cabinet.
Like all JBL Professional products, the PRX400 Series speakers have survived JBL’s 100 hour power test. JBL submit each component and each system in the PRX400 Series to 100 hours of continuous, high level input. Very few of our competitors survive the brutality, but this test ensures that your JBL speaker will perform perfectly for a lifetime of long, loud nights.

JBL EON 210P Portable PA System

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The JBL EON210P Portable PA System consists of two 10-inch, two-way, powered loudspeakers, one with a detachable powered mixer and the other with a detachable storage compartment, one pair of unshielded speaker cables and a power cord.
Capable of reproducing full bandwidth sound at high levels the 210P is comprised of a 250 mm (10 in) woofer, a 37.5 mm (1.5 in) neodymium high frequency compression driver coupled to a 100° H by 60° V waveguide driven by a 300 watt Crown Class-D power amplifier and integrated mixer.

Voco Pro PA Pro 900 powered amp, Traveller PA , UHF 5805 Wireless Mic System

The VocoPro PA-PRO 900-2 900W Professional PA Mixer is a conveniently integrated yet powerful portable PA system, well suited for public address applications, small performances, rehearsals, house-of-worship sound and more. The system features up to 900 watts of power, a 6 channel mixer, wireless microphone capability and an integrated SD-card recorder.

The PA-PRO 900-2 supports up to 4 simultaneous wireless microphones and includes 4 built-in wireless receiver modules and 4 wireless handheld microphone transmitters. The mixer section features 4 mono inputs with microphone and line level inputs, and 2 stereo inputs with RCA and 1/8″ MP3 device inputs. In addition to all this, the PA-PRO 900-1 features built-in reverb, echo and hiss removing DSP effects.