Monitor Audio Silver W-12 Subwoofer

£1,000.00

The Monitor Audio Silver Series subwoofer delivers seismic bass right down to 22 Hz using a powerful, long throw 12-inch driver.

The Silver W-12’s over-specified driver assembly employs a hugely powerful magnet system and massive voice coil to deliver immense power from the compact sealed cabinet. A heavy-duty diecast basket not only holds the massive system rigidly together, but also assists thermal sinking to keep the driver cool.

For the Silver W-12 subwoofer Monitor Audio specified a 500-watt Class-D amplifier and power-supply module from highly-regarded amplifier specialist Hypex; this provides incredible headroom and utilises advanced switch-mode power conversion techniques. A powerful DSP has been employed to deliver the best performance and filter characteristics, while running the unique APC (Automatic Position Correction) system. The APC is a completely in-house development, designed to automatically correct for room modes. It uses a microphone and test tones to calculate detrimental room modes and correct frequency response, optimising it for the room and position. This is a simple and quick automated process that is a complete revelation to the installer and ensures the user can enjoy the subwoofer quality without positioning restrictions. 

At the heart of the Silver W-12 lies a sophisticated 32-bit micro-controller, monitoring performance thousands of times per second, ensuring the system can deliver the best possible bass. It will never become over-driven or distorted, even at maximum power.

Specifications

Lower Frequency Limit

20 Hz (Typical IEC room)

Upper Frequency Limit

40 – 120 Hz variable

Low Pass Filter Alignment

Active 4th order 24 db/octave

Amplifier Output

500 W continuous

Amplifier Classification

Class-D amplifier with switched-mode power supply (SMPSU)

Bass EQ Profiles

1: Movie
2: Music
3: Impact

Phase Control

0 & 180 degrees

Auto Sensing

Line Level >2 mV

Input Level Requirements

Standby after 20 minutes if no signal sensed

Drive Unit Complement

1 x 12" C-CAM  subwoofer driver featuring triple suspension and 3" long throw voice coil

Trigger Input

5 – 12 V via 3.5 mm mono mini-jack socket

Cabinet Dimensions (Excluding Grille and Terminals (H x W x D))

340 x 340 x 380 mm (133/8" x 133/8" x 1415/16”)

Dimensions (Including Grille, Amp & Feet)

370 x 340 x 410 mm (149/16" x 133/8" x 161/8”)

Mains Input Voltage

110 – 120 Vac /
220 – 240 Vac 50/60 Hz (Electronically Auto selected)

Power Consumption

400 W / 0.5 W in Standby (ErP approved)

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