Paradigm Reference Active/20 loudspeaker Specifications

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Description: Two-way, reflex-loaded, stand-mounted, powered loudspeaker. Inputs: one unbalanced line-level (RCA), one balanced line-level (XLR). Controls: Speaker Level, High-Frequency Contour, Low-Frequency Contour, switchable High-Pass Filter for use with a subwoofer. Supplied accessories: two 12' AC cables, two 23' RCA-terminated, unbalanced interconnects. Drive-units: 1" (25mm) aluminum-dome tweeter; 6" (150mm) mica polypropylene-cone woofer. Crossover frequency: 1.5kHz. Crossover slopes: third-order, 18dB/octave. Frequency response: 35Hz-22kHz, ±3dB (±1dB over most of the audio band). Amplifier power: 110W (woofer), 50W (tweeter).
Dimensions: 14" (356mm) H by 8.25" (210mm) W by 12" (300mm) D (including heatsink fins and AC connector). Weight: 27 lbs/pair (12.3 kg/pair).
Finishes available: gloss cherry or black ash laminate.
Serial numbers of units reviewed: 10059/60.
Price: $1600/pair (matching 25" AudioStream J-60 stands cost $179/pair). Approximate number of dealers: 250.
Manufacturer: Paradigm Electronics Inc., 101 Hanlan Road, Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada L4L 3P5. Tel: (905) 850-2889. Fax: (905) 850-2960. US distributor: AudioStream, Div. of Bavan Corp., M.P.O. Box 2410, Niagara Falls, NY 14302. Tel: (905) 632-0180. Fax: (905) 632-0183. Web:

101 Hanlan Road
Woodbridge, Ontario
Canada L4L 3P5
(905) 632-0180