JBL L228C Studio L-Series 8" 2-Way In-Ceiling Speaker

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JBL L228C 8" In-Ceiling Speaker


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Sit back and enjoy exceptional sound reproduction at an affordable price with JBL's L228C Studio L-Series 8" 2-Way In-Ceiling Speaker. The Studio L- Series was designed for both professional and home entertainment enthusiasts with the capability to deliver a full, clear, and tight sound response. The L228C boasts an impressive 8" aluminum (cone) woofer, 1" titanium-laminate (pivoting) tweeter and 135W of power.

The JBL L228C offers multiple features such as a space-saving flush-mount design, a unique swivel-mount tweeter, and a rubber surround aluminum woofer. The L228C can reproduce a full range of audio frequencies to complement your audio selections. In addition, the JBL L228C can be painted to match any decor.

Frequency Response
With a frequency response of 28Hz - 20kHz, the L228C can reproduce a full sound range from deep bass tones to ultra-high frequencies.
Swivel-Mount Tweeter
The L228C has the ability direct the high frequencies toward your listening position by incorporating a unique swivel-mount tweeter with Elliptical Oblate Spheroidal (EOS) waveguides.
Flexibility and Placement
With its space-saving design of only 4-5/8" mounting depth and weighing only 5.8 lbs, the L228C offers you maximum flexibility of being able to install it anywhere.
Paintable Frame and Grille
Both the frame and grille can be painted to blend into the existing environment.
Ease of Installation
Locate your speaker location, cut the drywall, connect the speaker wires and mount the L228C, it's that simple. The L228C includes a cutting template and integrated dog-ear brackets for retrofit applications. And with rough-in frames available for new construction, installation is just as easy.
Speaker Design In-Ceiling
Power Rating 10 - 135W
Impedance 8 ohm
Frequency Response 28Hz - 20kHz
Sensitivity 90 dB
Crossover 2500Hz; 18 dB/octave
Enclosure Not Specified by Manufacturer
Shielded No
Tweeter 1" Titanium-laminate
Midrange N/A
Woofer 8" Aluminum cone
Connector Type Bare Wire
Configuration 2-Way
Construction Not Specified by Manufacturer
Dimensions 10-7/8" Diameter (276mm)
Cut-Out Size 9-1/2" Diameter (241mm)
Mounting Depth 4-5/8" (117mm)
Weight 5.8 lbs (2.6 kg)
Color Matte white/paintable
Packaging Info
Package Weight 7.5 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 13.2 x 12.9 x 8.5"
JBL L228C Studio L-Series 8" 2-Way In-Ceiling Speaker
  • Cutting-Template Sheet
  • 5-Year Parts and Labor Warranty Card

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    JBLL228C 8" In-Ceiling Speaker

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    Very Pleased!!

    By Double E

    from Texas

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    • Easy to Mount
    • Great Sound Quality


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      • Home Theater

      Comments about JBL L228C 8" In-Ceiling Speaker:

      The speakers were easy to install and exceed my expectations. I installed four of them in my new living room. They sound great, and paired with my JBL L100's the total sound quality is super!

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