Model Q-8 Loudspeaker

Offering high sensitivity & power handling capabilities:

• Restaurants
• Bars & Nightclubs
• Hotel Lobbies & Atriums
• Factories
• Courtrooms
• Gymnasiums
• Educational Facilities
• Churches
• Retail Stores
• Shopping Centers
• Airports
• And applications where clear voice announcements and high-fidelity music are required.

The Model Q-8 is more robust than our compact Soundsphere loudspeakers models, offering greater sensitivity and power-handling capability. The Q-8 was designed to provide clear voice announcements and high-fidelity foreground and background music for applications such as restaurants, courtrooms, churches, shopping centers and airports.

The Q-8 offers Soundsphere’s trademark hemispherical coverage pattern and is distinguished by its high sensitivity (94dB 1W/1m) and high power handling capability (100 watts RMS).The Q-8 is available for either surface or hanging mounts, in gloss black or textured white.

Specifications: Q-8Mounting hardware included
Nominal Impedance8 ohms
Power Handling100W
Sensitivity dB @ 2.83V/1M93 dB
Sensitivity dB @ 1W/1M (2)93 dB
Frequency Response (± 3 dB)200 Hz - 17 kHz
Frequency Response (±10 dB)80 Hz - 20 kHz
Max. Program Power200 W
Max. Continuous Power RMS100 W
Max. Power SPL @ 1 M113 dB
Max. Power SPL @ 4M101 dB
70.7 Volt Transformer Taps100 / 113.0
100 Volt Transformer Taps (dB)100 / 113.0
25 Volt Transformer Taps (dB)25 / 107.0
Transformer insertion loss (dB)<=1
Low Frequency Voice Coil50.8 mm / 2"
Coverage AnglesVertical / 180
Coverage Angle (-6 dB @ 2 kHz) raw135
Enclosure alignmentSealed
Enclosure - materialFiberglass with gelcoat finish; rust-resistant hardware
Enclosure - descriptionGloss black or textured white
InputsHard-wire leads
Height (SM = Height)483 mm / 19"
Diameter (SM = Width)Sphere: 406 mm / Sphere: 16"
Weight10 kg / 22 lbs
Shipping Weight13.6 kg / 30 lbs
Accessories OptionalLine Transformer (TX100), Hanging Kit (HK), Hanging Kit Extension (HKEXT), Mounting Bracket (MBM), Universal Beam Clamp (BCM), Driver Protection Screen (SM), Driver Protection Screen (SWFM)
PackagingOne per box
Regulatory - CEapproved
Regulatory - RoHSapproved