- 8" (20-cm) high-excursion shallow subwoofer
- 3 1/8" (7.8-cm) deep, low-resonance sealed aluminum enclosure
- Built-in high-power (160-W peak/75-W RMS) amplifier with low-pass filter
- Line-level and high-level (speaker) inputs
- Supplied wired remote commander for level control
Ultra-sleek, shallow subwoofer
No space for a big subwoofer enclosure? At only 3 1/8" (7.8 cm) deep, the XS-AW8 powered subwoofer fits in tight spaces in your vehicle for powerful bass sound throughout the car.
Optimally designed driver unit and low-resonance cast-aluminum enclosure
To reproduce powerful bass sound from its compact dimensions, the slim enclosure is paired with a unique rigid subwoofer diaphragm. The built-in amplifier also integrates a sturdy heat-sink to protect the driver unit and amp without introducing unwanted vibrations and harmonic distortion.
Supplied wired remote commander
A supplied wired remote commander allows you to adjust the subwoofer volume from the driver's seat.
High level input/Audio line input
What if you're using a factory radio that doesn't have pre-amp outputs? Simply connect the speaker outputs of your receiver to the high-level inputs. When pre-out audio signals are available from the receiver, connect them to the CH1(R) and CH2(L) terminals. Compatibility with up to 5-V pre-outs means you can utilize higher voltage audio input for a clean audio signal and less external noise.
Single-sided controls and terminals
Connections and amplifier controls are together on the same side for easy installation and tuning. The amplifier features a variable low-pass filter for simple connection to full-range sources, including the speaker-level inputs. A switch additionally allows you to customize the subwoofer phase output, to prevent any reduced bass response due to phase cancellation from other speakers in your system.
160-W peak (75-W RMS) output power
Fill your car with 160 W (75 W RMS) of clean, dynamic bass sound with our original power IC. The matched class A/B amp is designed for high power and natural, distortion-free sound even at high output levels.
Designed with the environment in mind
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50 Hz–150 Hz
Low-Pass Filter Slope
Maximum Output Power (14.4 V) At 2 Ohms
Rated Output Power/THD (14.4 V, 20 Hz – 20 kHz) At 2 Ohms
Effective Frequency Range
20 Hz–200 Hz
2 ohms + 2 ohms
Size & Weight
Dimensions (W x H x D)
344 mm x 78 mm x 250 mm
8" (20 cm)