Rechargeable Portable PA System: Samson's Expedition Express
Rechargeable Portable PA is packed with incredible features, including Bluetooth connectivity and a built-in
3-channel mixer. It also comes complete with a wired handheld dynamic microphone
for delivering impromptu performances and professional presentations in any
environment. Such versatility, combined with clean, crisp audio, makes the
Expedition Express an all-in-one solution for classrooms, conferences, tour
groups, parties, as well as a variety of outdoor applications (not
Two-Way Speaker Design: Ensuring pristine, full-range sound, the
Expedition Express employs a 2-way speaker design with a 6" woofer and a 1" high
frequency driver. Both drivers are powered by the same internal 30-watt
3-Channel Mixer: The unit's 3-channel mixer features multiple input
options with separate level controls. You're able to connect a variety of
devices such as microphone, instrument, and line level devices.
- Mic/Line Input: Use this combo connector (XLR or 1/4") input for
microphone or a line signals.
- Instrument Input: This 1/4" input is used to connect instrument
or line level signals.
- Aux Input: This is a 3.5mm input for connecting an external
line-level audio device, such as your portable audio player.
Note: Each channel (1-3) has its own volume control.
Bluetooth Audio Streaming: In addition to its wired connectivity, the
Samson Expedition Express offers built-in Bluetooth for wireless music
streaming. You'll be able to stream stored music and music apps from your
Bluetooth-enabled Apple iPod/iPhone/iPad, Android smartphone/tablet, Blackberry,
Windows PC, Mac Computer, and more to the portable PA system.
Note: The Bluetooth audio source is recognized as Ch-3 on the Expedition
2-Band EQ: A 2-band EQ (Bass and Treble control) on the master output
allows you to tweak your sound to appropriately match your specific setting and
Line Out: The Expedition Express also has a 1/4" Line Out to cascade
multiple systems together and expand your sound.
Integrated Carry Handle: The Expedition Express is extremely
lightweight (only 10.5lbs) and even offers a convenient integrated top carry
Mounting Options: The Expedition Express provides three different
mounting options for your specific situation.
- Table-Top: For smaller settings, the speaker can be placed
vertically on a table or desk.
- Floor: When using the speaker on the floor, or when the speaker
is below the listener, the Expedition Express features a monitor angle
position to project the sound up, towards the audience.
- Speaker Stand (optional): For maximum sound coverage the
Expedition Express can be used with a standard 1-3/8" speaker stand. The
speaker should be raised above the heads of the listening audience. Take
care when placing the speaker on a stand, to ensure that it is on a level,
steady surface and will not tip over.
Rechargeable Battery: Its internal rechargeable battery offers a
minimum eight hours of continuous use. The Expedition Express can also be powered by the included AC adaptor for continuous audio. The AC power adapter also recharges the system's built-in battery. Charging takes
approximately 4-6 hours.
Dynamic Microphone: Samson's Expedition Express Rechargeable
Portable PA system includes a wired handheld dynamic microphone with a
detachable 11' mic cable. Follow these steps to
minimize the likelihood of feedback between the speaker enclosure and the
- Avoid pointing the microphone directly at the speaker. In general it is
recommended that the microphone be positioned behind the speaker enclosure.
- Keep the microphone as far from the speaker enclosure as possible. This
will help achieve isolation between the speaker and the microphone.
- Position the microphone as close to the sound source as possible. This
will enable the microphone to pick up more direct sound, and allow you to
reduce the microphone input gain control.
- Reduce the overall level of the speaker.
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