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CES: Earthquake Sound Couch Potato CP-8 Shakes Your Booty
We all know that subwoofers provide that low-end, and in many cases the added benefit of a tactile experience, yet time and time again the darn things are shoved off to the side or stashed in the corner. Earthquake Sound Corp. has introduced a solution that will allow users to get the full-on low-end experience with a sleek woofer that can be stashed under a sofa, behind it or even under the bed.
The CP-8, which is winner of a 2010 CES Innovation Award, is a self-powered 8-inch subwoofer that is equipped with an RCA input, high level input with crossed high level output. It is designed to match typical satellite or bookshelf speakers. It features a durable pressed paper cone, and the CP-8 has a power output of 300 Watts, 20Hz-180Hz, crossover frequency from 40Hz -130Hz and crossover slope of 12db per octave.
For those with a bit more room, and don't mind showing off their subs, Earthquake rocks out the room with the front firing, front-ported FF12 Subwoofer, which features a 400-watt built-in amplifier. This unit features the company's TCT (Turbine Cooled Transducer) Technology to increase efficiency and eliminate distortion. It offers a 12-inch deep bumped woofer, with a frequency response of 20Hz-125Hz.
- Couch Potato CP-8 MSRP: $399.00
- FF12 MSRP: $699.00
- 12" Black Ash MKVI MSRP: $2,399.00
- 12" Piano Black MKVI MSRP: $2,899.00
- 15" Black Ash MKVI MSRP: $2,899.00
- 15" Piano Black MKVI MSRP: $3,399.00
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