Bowers & Wilkins DB1 subwoofer Specifications
Description: Powered subwoofer in sealed enclosure. Drive-units: two 12" long-throw Rohacell-cone woofers, each with 3.66" voice-coil and 11-lb magnet. Frequency response: 17145Hz, ±3dB. Passband of automatic room compensation: not stated. Low-pass filter: 40120Hz (adjustable), slope, phase. High-pass filter: no option. Total harmonic distortion: not specified. Amplifier: 1000W RMS. Rated power consumption: 300W. Input impedance: 15k ohms. Signal/noise ratio: >100dB. Inputs per channel: stereo, unbalanced (RCA); mono LFE, unbalanced (RCA), and mono balanced (XLR). Controls: 5 presets, input sensitivity, gain, graphic equalization, low-pass frequency, slope, phase, room compensation, auto on/standby, trigger on/standby, trigger preset switching, RS-232 automation control. Included: detachable IEC power cord; 4 spiked feet, 4 rubber feet; owner's manual; USB-connected soundcard to be inserted in first USB port in owner's computer; interconnect cable from second USB port in owner's computer to DB1 input panel (serial RS232 connector); calibration microphone (XLR jack); cable from microphone (XLR) to soundcard (minijack); line-level interconnect from soundcard output (minijack) to DB1 input panel (RCA).
Dimensions: 19.3" (490mm) H by 18.1" (460mm) W by 16.2" (410) D. Weight: 97 lbs (44kg).
Finishes: Piano Black Gloss, Cherrywood, Rosenut.
Serial Number Of Unit Reviewed: 0000635. System v.22.214.171.124.0, DSP v.126.96.36.1995.
Price: $4500. Approximate number of dealers: 250. Warranties, parts & labor: 5 years drive-units, 2 years electronics.
Manufacturer: Bowers & Wilkins Group, Ltd., Dale Road, Worthing, West Sussex BN11 2BH, England, UK. Tel: (44) 01903-221500. Fax: (44) 01903-221501. Web: www.bowers-wilkins.co.uk. US distributor: B&W Group North America, 54 Concord Street, North Reading, MA 01864-2699. Tel: (978) 664-2870. Fax: (978) 664-4109. Web: www.bowers-wilkins.com.