“The new PRX500 Series loudspeakers set new benchmarks for portable PA on multiple levels,” said Simon Jones, Director of Portable PA Marketing, JBL Professional. “With class-leading technology from both JBL and Crown we created a product line that represents incredible value, derived from well thought out design, delivering tangible benefits. It’s powerful and light. It’s a high-performance portable PA that’s actually portable!”
With patented lightweight JBL Differential Drive® transducers and engineered high-design enclosures, the PRX500 Series is the lightest portable PA loudspeaker series in its class. Multiple system configurations are available from five models, providing the customer a variety of options and future system scalability. Each loudspeaker is equipped with Crown Class D amplifiers with switch mode power supplies and a DSP-based input module, providing built-in power and flexibility. Each model includes mic and line level input capability, two selectable EQ contours and level control.
The PRX500 Series consists of five models. The PRX512MP is a 12-inch, two-way, multi-purpose speaker system with 70 x 70-degree nominal coverage, and 400- watt low-frequency and 100-watt high-frequency amp channels. The PRX515P is a 15-inch, two-way, trapezoidal speaker system with 70 x 70-degree nominal coverage, and 400-watt low-frequency and 100-watt high-frequency amplifier channels. The PRX535P is a 15-inch, three-way trapezoidal speaker system, with 90 x 50-degree nominal coverage, and 400-watt low-frequency, 150-watt mid- frequency and 100-watt high-frequency amp channels. The PRX525P is a dual 15- inch, two-way, trapezoidal speaker system with 70 x 70-degree nominal coverage, and dual 275-watt low-frequency and 100-watt high-frequency amplifier channels. Rounding out the lineup, the PRX518S is an 18-inch subwoofer system with an integrated 500-watt amp.