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Custom Designed Bass Drivers:
Audio Aero 9
powered subwoofer employs a 10" front-firing woofer, plus a
10" down-firing ABR (Auxiliary Bass Radiator) configuration. The Aero 9 powered
sub utilizes an ABR instead of typical bass ports to eliminate port air noise at
high levels. The drivers of the Aero 9 have been specifically designed to complement the BMR
drivers used in the rest of the Cambridge Audio Aero speaker
line-up for higher
frequencies, so they can concentrate solely on lower frequencies well
below the 250Hz crossover the BMR drivers use.
500W Digital Amplifier: The Aero 9 powered sub features a
high-efficiency 500W Class D amplifier powering a
front-firing 10" subwoofer driver and a 10" down-firing ABR
(Auxiliary Bass Radiator) for a low bass frequency response
of 21Hz to 200Hz.
Premium Constructed Cabinet: The Aero 9 powered sub's cabinet is designed not only to look classic, discreet and stylish,
but also is constructed using CAD (Computer Aided Design) techniques and
critical bracing to minimize distortion and maximize audio quality. The enclosure is constructed of MDF to help eliminate resonance and distortion.
RCA/LFE Input: The powered sub has gold plated left & right
RCA line-level inputs for use with receivers having a subwoofer or stereo preamp
output that do not contain their own low-pass crossover. There is also a
dedicated LFE input, if your receiver has an LFE output and a
built-in low-pass crossover.
Controls: The Cambridge Audio Aero 9 powered subwoofer features individual
controls to tailor volume, crossover frequency. and phase adjustment.
- Volume Control: The powered sub has a
rear-panel rotary volume control to adjust the volume of the subwoofer
relative to the other speakers in the system.
- Crossover Frequency: The powered subwoofer offers a continuously
variable low-pass filter, adjustable from 40-200 Hz.
- Phase Adjustment: The subwoofer's phase adjustment
allows you to adjust the subwoofer's phase between 0°
or 180°. If the bass sounds muddy or
unclear, adjusting the phase control can sometimes strengthen the bass
Auto On/Off: The Aero 9 powered sub's Auto On/Off feature will switch
the powered subwoofer On and Off automatically by signal detection. The powered
sub will enter "standby" mode when there has been signal activity for 30 minutes
Applications: The Aero 9 powered sub is ideally suited to complement
Cambridge Audio's Aero series speaker line-up and other brands of speakers, adding
deep and rich bass extension to your movies and music soundtracks.
Placement Options: The powered subwoofer can be placed
almost anywhere in the room as bass sound is largely non-directional. For best
results, place the subwoofer on the same side of the room as your front
speakers. Corner placement will increase the powered subwoofer's output.
Mounting Feet: The Cambridge Audio Aero 9 powered subwoofer features
four integrated rubber feet and includes four additional rubber feet and four
spiked feet for added stability on your hardwood, tile, or carpeted floors. The
rubber feet are ideal for hardwood and tile flooring; the additional rubber feet
add approximately 0.375" to the height of the powered sub. The spiked feet are
great for carpeted flooring and are adjustable in case you have uneven floors.
The spiked feet add approximately 1.25" to the height of the powered subwoofer.