JBL Arena 8 Arena Series 8" component subwoofer with 2- or 4-ohm selectable impedance
The voice of experience
For over 70 years JBL has brought its experience and expertise to bear in fields ranging from home entertainment to stadium systems, and car audio is no exception. Their Arena subwoofers' innovative features and proprietary design puts them at the top of their class.
Arena subs feature JBL's patented Selectable Smart Impedance (SSI) technology. You can choose 2-ohm or 4-ohm impedance with the flip of a switch, giving you an easy way to configure the Arena for your changing needs as you expand your system. Its dual 2.5" voice coils are suspended in separate magnetic gaps, allowing them to apply extra force at low and high sound levels. A vented pole piece helps dissipate heat when the sub is working hard.
The cone zone
The Arena uses JBL's proprietary Symmetrical Field Geometry design to ensure accuracy at any volume level. The sub's composite paper cone and nitrile butadiene rubber surround punch out the lows with accuracy and power, while the vented cast-aluminum frame dissipates the heat generated when the sub is rocking. A progressive spider helps the cone bear up under the load and keep things on track.
Plenty of power
And when we say "power," we mean 400 watts RMS (1200 watts peak), so be sure to feed this sub with an amplifier that can drive it to its fullest extent. Its gold-plated terminal binding posts make sure that all the signal gets to the speaker so you get all the output you're sending to the speaker. So crank it up, and enter the Arena for an audio experience like no other.
- 8" component subwoofer
- Selectable Smart Impedance (SSI) lets you switch between 2-ohm and 4-ohm impedance
- composite paper concave cone and dustcap
- nitrile butadiene rubber surround
- vented cast aluminum basket
- dual 2.5" voice coils
- power handling: 400 watts RMS (1200 watts peak)
- frequency range: 50-1500 Hz
- sensitivity (2.83V/1m): 89.3 dB
- top-mount depth: 5.424"
- cutout diameter: 7.257"
- grille not included
- warranty: 1 year
- Our 60-day money-back guarantee
- MFR # JBLSUBAR8AM
What's in the box:
- One 8" Subwoofer
- Screw cover trim ring
- Adhesive-backed foam gasket
- Eight 1-1/8" Screws
- Owner's manual (English/ French/ Spanish/ Russian/ Chinese/ Indonesian)
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We want you to be 100% satisfied with your purchase. Items can be returned or exchanged within 30 days of delivery.