Posted by Bob Curtis on 1/26/2023 to Speakers
Pioneer DJ XPRS2 Active Speaker Series
Chicago, IL USA (Jan 26, 2023) — Pioneer DJ Announces XPRS2 Speaker Series and we at AVMaxx had the honor of taking the First Look! As we all know, Pioneer DJ is a well-known brand in the world of DJ equipment and their New Powered Speakers are no exception! The XPRS2 Speakers deliver an ultra wide dispersion giving your audience what they deserve, Top-Notch Sound. They're packed with features that you will not get from other brands on it's price range.
Key Features of the New XPRS2 Active Speakers by Pioneer DJ
Powerful Class D Amplification
The XPRS2 Series employs Class D Amplification with high output wattage for a powerful and premiere audio experience for performers and listeners alike. The XPRS102 and XPRS122 full-range speakers feature Class D 2000 W amplification, while the XPRS1152S and XPRS1182S subwoofers offer Class D 4000 W amplification.
High Quality, Robust Build
Pioneer DJ’s all-new XPRS2 Series features a sleek all-black, protective plywood cabinet for performance in harsh indoor and outdoor environments. The series models all come with a durable handle to support system portability and handling during setup and take down. The XPRS2 Series also features rubber feet to create separation and shock absorption between surfaces.
XPRS2 Full Range Speakers: XPRS102 and XPRS122
Four DSP Modes
Both of the XPRS2 full-range speakers contain four different DSP preset modes—Live, Music, Speech and Floor Monitor—to address the needs of different listening environments.
XPRS102 Full-Range Speaker Design
The XPRS102 pairs a 10” woofer and 2.5” voice coil with a 1” exit compression driver and 1.75” voice coil to deliver pristine audio performance. Complete with a maximum sound pressure level (SPL) of 129 dB and frequency response of 50 Hz–20 kHz, the XPRS102 full range speakers help ensure music and spoken word reproduction is accurate and performs as intended.
XPRS122 Full-Range Speaker Design
The XPRS122 is the larger full range speaker counterpart in Pioneer DJ’s XPRS2 Series. Featuring a 12” woofer and 3” voice coil with a 1” exit compression driver and 1.75” voice coil, the speakers deliver comprehensive sound coverage across mid to large audiences and venues. Boasting a frequency response of 48 Hz – 20 kHz and a maximum SPL of 131 dB, the versatile full range speaker delivers powerful sound built to thrive in even the harshest of sound environments such as a live DJ set.
XPRS2 Active Subwoofers: XPRS1152S and XPRS1182S
Three DSP Modes
Both of the XPRS2 subwoofers contain three different DSP preset modes—Boost, Extended LF, and Normal—to suit different listening environments.
Accurate Audio Performance
The XPRS1152S employs a 15” ferrite woofer with a 3” voice coil with long excursion while the larger XPRS1182S relies on an 18” ferrite woofer with a 3” voice coil with long excursion to produce low frequencies with paramount accuracy.
As with the XPRS2 full range speakers, the new XPRS2 subwoofers’ performance is apparent through both the frequency response and maximum SPL. With the XPRS1152S providing a frequency response of 45 Hz – 120 Hz and a maximum SPL of 129 dB, while the XPRS1182S offers a 40 Hz – 120 Hz frequency response and 130 dB maximum SPL; the subwoofers pack in the performance of a permanent install subwoofer with the compact mobility required by today’s mobile artists, performers and venues.
Lastly, The New Pioneer XPRS2 powered speakers with wooden enclosures provide a unique look and sound quality that make them stand out from other speakers on the market. They are ideal for DJs, Live sound, Nightclubs or houses of worship that want a premium audio experience in a durable and stylish package.