Two-Way Driver Design: The JBL Arena 180 floorstanding
loudspeaker utilizes a two-way driver design with a single 1" soft-dome tweeter
7" polycellulose cone woofers, plus a 18db/oct. 2.1kHz crossover. Computer-optimized
driver positioning and a precision crossover network result in ideal
performance and lifelike soundstage imaging. The JBL Arena 180 floorstanding loudspeaker delivers room-filling sound for movies, TV shows, sports, music, and
High Definition Imaging (HDI) Waveguide: The JBL Arena 180
floorstanding loudspeaker's tweeter incorporates a High Definition Imaging (HDI)
Waveguide. This High Definition Imaging (HDI) waveguide technology takes its
cues from the legendary JBL M2 Master Reference Monitor. The HDI waveguide aids
in the tweeter's ability to produce lifelike clarity & accuracy.
Bass Reflex Cabinet: The floorstanding loudspeaker employs a
bass reflex cabinet with a rear-firing port for greater efficiency and bigger
bass response. The contemporary-styled cabinet features angled side panels and top
panels for a sophisticated, modern look. The side panels feature a black
wood-grain laminate, while the top panel features a black textured vinyl finish.
Detachable Grille: The included grille is detachable and features
black cloth with silver plastic trim.
Binding Post Terminals: The JBL Arena 180 floorstanding loudspeaker
is fitted with a set of binding-post terminals which will accept bare-wire (up
to 10AWG), pin-connectors, spade-lugs, and banana plugs (single only). The
binding-post terminals are gold-plated for maximum signal transfer and
resistance to corrosion.
Rubber or Spike Feet: The JBL Arena 180 floorstanding
loudspeaker features four integrated rubber feet for use on hardwood, tile, and
laminate flooring. Four spike feet are also included for rug and carpet
flooring. The spikes screw into the bottom of the rubber feet and add
approximately 0.25" to the overall height of the speaker. The rubber feet are
Placement: A pair of JBL floorstanding loudspeakers should
be placed approximately 6-10' apart and angled between 40-60°
toward the listening position. Generally, bass output will increase as the
speaker is moved closer to a wall or corner. JBL recommends that you place the
speakers at least 20" away from the side walls.
JBL Arena Series: The Arena 180 floorstanding loudspeaker is part of
JBL's Arena series of loudspeakers, which includes
bookshelf speakers, a
center-channel speaker, a
powered sub, as well as
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