Yamaha Subwoofers Models and Prices of Three Top-Of-The-Line Subwoofers
Yamaha has been producing musical instruments and audio equipment for 150 years. The company has not stopped innovating since Mr. Yamaha first developed the Yamaha organ. Yamaha’s subwoofers are as good as any on the market. There are a variety of subwoofers to choose from. Your choice, obviously, depends on your budget and your needs. Here are three of Yamaha’s top a models with their prices:. Model YST-SW012.
This is Yamaha’s Advanced YST II, Linear Port and front-firing design. It combines an outstanding combination of power, depth and clarity. It features Yamaha Active Servo Technology II that includes:. Yamaha’s Advanced Active Servo Technology is a complementary amplifier\/speaker system utilizing negative impedance feedback in the amp and a Helmholtz resonator in the speaker to provide strong and accurate bass. This subwoofer adds tremendous amounts of character and depth to music, sound effects, movies, and video games and it puts out very high quality sound, especially for the price. The YST-SW012 retails for $129.95. Model YST-SW315.
For music and video, the YST-SW315 is Yamaha’s finest subwoofer. It features Yamaha’s Advanced Active Servo Technology, which is a complementary amplifier\/speaker system utilizing negative impedance feedback in the amp and a Helmholtz resonator in the speaker. Together, they provide strong and accurate bass. It features a 10-inch driver and 250 watt pwm amplifier and YAMAHA’s QD-Bass TECHNOLOGY that utilizes a down-firing driver that radiates the bass output with outstanding efficiency. Sound is radiated in all directions for greater impact. It also has magnetic shielding so it can be placed near a TV monitor or receiver and will not degrade the picture.
Another invaluable feature is the CONTINUOUSLY VARIABLE HIGH-CUT that sets the highest frequency the subwoofer will deliver. You can set it from 40 to 140 Hz. An example of how this works: If the filter is set at 75 Hz, only frequencies 75 Hz, or below, will be delivered by the subwoofer so that the output of the subwoofer will match the other speakers in the system as well as room’s acoustics, emitting a seamless presentation. The volume control permits the perfect matching of the sub’s output to the overall volume of the system. For ease and convenience, the YST-SW315 has a built-in signal sensing circuit.
As the subwoofer detects an audio signal, it turns its power on; if it senses no signal for several minutes, it shuts itself off. The Phase\/Normal Reverse Switch is a feature that makes it easy to phase with other speakers. It has two sets of inputs allowing it to accept either line level, or speaker level input signals. The heavy-duty three-way speaker terminals accept a variety of connectors including the banana plug and speaker wire. It has rigid cabinet construction to reduce vibration and resonance and its black ash finish blends in with room decor.
Its high amplifier power delivers shattering movie theater quality bass effects. The down firing 10-inch long stroke cone driver translates the power into clear bass sound. The PWM digital drive amplifier is extremely efficient and stable with a frequency range of 20 to 160 Hz. Retail Price: $299.95. Model YST-SW215. This is Yamaha’s 150W subwoofer for music and video. It has Yamaha’s Advanced Active Servo Technology with negative impedance feedback in the amp and a Helmholtz resonator in the speaker providing strong and accurate bass.
Its high amplifier power assures outstanding movie level bass. The down-firing 8-inch cone driver translates the power into clear bass sound. It has a frequency range of 30 to 200 Hz. Yamaha’s technology uses a down-firing driver to radiate the bass output more efficiently. Sound is radiated in all directions for greater impact. The Bass Action Selector Switch is designed to tailor the subwoofer’s output at the touch of a switch. Like Yamaha’s other subwoofers, The YST-SW215 is magnetically shielded. Place it near a television monitor or receiver without fear that it will degrade the picture. The user adjustable continuously Variable High-Cut filter sets the highest frequency the subwoofer will deliver. It can be set anywhere from 50 to 150 Hz.
The volume control permits the perfect matching of the sub’s output to the overall volume of the system. For convenience, the YST-SW215 has a signal sensing-circuit. Once the subwoofer detects an audio signal, it will turn the power on. When it senses there’s no signal for several minutes, it shuts itself off. The Phase Normal\/Reverse switch makes it easy to phase the subwoofer with all of your other speakers. The dual inputs allow the versatile subwoofer to accept either line level or speaker level input signals. It has heavy-duty speakers terminals that will accept other connectors including a banana plug and other speaker wires. It has rigid cabinet construction, which increases rigidity and reduces vibration and resonance. Retail Price: $229.95.