Definitive Technology ProSub 800 vs SVS SB-1000

Definitive Technology ProSub 800

Definitive Technology ProSub 800 review

Apr 19, 2019

Definitive Technology ProSub 800 would be a fantastic sub for a smaller room, call it up to maybe 16' x 16' with a standard 8' ceiling. No complaints at all about the sound quality or output. And for...

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SVS SB-1000

SVS SB-1000 review

May 20, 2019

The active (with its own built-in amplifier) floor model SB-1000 is the junior device among the closed subwoofers of this brand. This is the world-class device, so it provides the extreme intensity, ...

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Product

Definitive Technology ProSub 800
SVS SB-1000

Model

ProSub 800
SB-1000

Brand

Definitive Technology
SVS

Rating

4.2 of 5
4.5 of 5

Reviews

82
90

General

Amplification type

active
active

Detachable grilles

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

300
300

Maximal output power (RMS), W

750
720

Audio amplifier output power, W

300
300

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

80
100

Impedance, Ohm

8

Frequency response, Hz

20-150
24-260

Crossover frequency, Hz

40-150
50-160

Driver

Driver quantity

1
1

Driver size, in

8
12

Driver placement

front panel
front panel

Port placement

down firing
has not

Connections

RCA LFE inputs

1
1

RCA stereo line level inputs (pair)

2

RCA outputs

2

XLR inputs (pair)

XLR outputs (pair)

Wireless

Bi-amp

Speaker outputs (pair)

2
2

Speaker inputs (pair)

2

Controls

Volume

Subwoofer phase

Low-pass filter

Main power switch

Material

Body material

MDF
MDF

Woofer composition

polymer
polymer

Colors

black, white
black

Enclosure type

vented
sealed

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Dimensions (H x W x D), cm/in

32.5 x 26.1 s 39.8/12.8 x 10.3 x 15.7
30.8 x 28 x 33/14 x 13 x 13.5

Weight, kg/pounds

12.9/28.5
12/27

Subwoofers HelpToChoose comparison rating

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  • 9
  • 13.5
  • 9Definitive Technology ProSub 800
  • 13.5SVS SB-1000

The SVS SB-1000 is better subwoofer in this comparison. Check SVS SB-1000 price