JAMO STUDIO S 801 PM ACTIVE BOOKSHELF SPEAKERS
Jamo has announced its new S 801 PM bookshelf speakers that join the stylishly Danish Studio 8 series.
The new Jamo S 801 PM speakers (£289.00 SRP) combine innovative contemporary design and advanced acoustic technologies, says the brand. Additionally, we are told to expect a balanced, natural sound performance with the absolute pinnacle of simplicity in set-up and operation.
The S 801 PM may be small, but it has been designed to provide exceptional output.
Using the Jamo S 801 passive speaker design as its base, it boasts a sturdy MDF construction that features rear-firing reflex ports for effective bass control.
The 1-inch soft-dome tweeters are augmented through WaveGuide technology for better dynamics and sound performance. Additionally,l the aluminised polyfibre woofers look the part and promise deep, accurate bass from a small footprint.
The S 801 PM's array of inputs and outputs make them ideal for those looking for a flexible active speaker but who are tight on space. Also, the new Jamos will likely suit those looking to build a first system or even a second room solution.
Naturally, the S 801 PM can accept wireless Bluetooth streaming, but they are equally happy through wired connections. The rear panel sports Optical, USB and stereo RCA inputs.
The S 801 PM are available in two high-quality matte vinyl finishes and feature wood-grain accents around the tweeter and at the base. For a premium feel, they also have no visible fixings and are supplied with magnetic woven grilles. They even come with a bundled remote control with batteries as well as USB cables.
Price and availability
The Jamo S 801 PM are available now in black with the white finish following in the Autumn. Both colours have an SRP of £289.
- Frequency Response: 76Hz – 26kHz
- Sensitivity: 85dB
- Total System Power: 48W Total Power (96W Peak)
- 24W per-channel continuous @ < 1% THD
- Nominal Impedance: 8 Ohms
- High-Frequency Driver: 1-inch Soft Dome Tweeter
- Low-Frequency Driver: 4-inch Polyfibre Woofer
- Crossover: 1730Hz
- Enclosure Material: MDF
- Enclosure Type: Bass Reflex via Rear Slot Port
- Inputs: Bluetooth
- RCA Line Level analogue (pair) USB (Type B)
- Optical Digital
- Outputs: Subwoofer Output
- Dimensions: 285 (h) x 156 (w) x 163mm (d)
- Weight: Active speaker: 2.95kg
- Passive speaker: 2.7kg
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