Snell Acoustics XA Reference Tower loudspeaker Specifications
Description: Four-way floorstanding loudspeaker with 7-element "eXpanding Array" line source and rear-firing tweeter. Drive-units: two 1" (25mm) titanium-dome tweeters (one front, one rear), two 4.5" (112mm) midrange drivers, four 8" (205mm) reflex-loaded, black-anodized aluminum-cone woofers. (Alternate ports and port blanking plates are supplied.) Crossover frequencies: 300Hz, 2.4kHz (9kHz for rear tweeter). Crossover slopes: second-order electrical, fourth-order acoustical. Controls: 3-position switches for Lower Mids, Upper Mids, Lower Treble, Upper Treble, Rear Tweeter. Frequency response: 27Hz-24kHz, ±3dB. Impedance: 4 ohms nominal, 3 ohms minimum. Sensitivity: 87dB/W/2.83V/m.
Dimensions: 72¾" (1850mm) H by 17¾" (450mm) W by 21¾" (550mm) D. Weight: 210 lbs (95kg) each.
Finishes: Black Painted Oak, special order veneers cost an additional $5000 and up.
Serial numbers of units reviewed: 12385, 12386.
Price: $25,000/pair. Approximate number of dealers: 150.
Manufacturer: Snell Acoustics, 143 Essex Street, Haverhill, MA 01832. Tel: (978) 373-6114. Fax: (978) 373-6172. Web: www.snellacoustic.com .