SVS SB16-Ultra 16" 1500W Subwoofer (Black Oak Veneer)

SVS SB16-Ultra 16" 1500W Subwoofer (Black Oak Veneer)

SVS SB16-Ultra 16" 1500W Subwoofer (Black Oak Veneer)

SVS SB16-Ultra 16" 1500W Subwoofer (Black Oak Veneer)

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  • 16" Woofer
  • 1500W RMS Power
  • Class D Amplifier
  • 16 to 460 Hz Frequency Response
  • Front-Firing Configuration
  • Bluetooth Control via App
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Color: Black Oak Veneer

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  • 1Description

Add powerful bass to nearly any home or professional installation with the black oak veneer SVS SB16-Ultra 16" 1500W Subwoofer. It features a 16" front-firing woofer with 1500W of RMS power and 5000W of peak power for ground-shaking performance nearly anywhere. With a frequency response of 16 to 460 Hz, the SB16-Ultra is equipped to handle virtually all types of listening material. It can be controlled wirelessly via the included IR remote, the front-panel display, or an iOS- and Android-compatible smartphone app via Bluetooth.

Smartphone App for Subwoofer DSP and Control
Compatible with Apple and Android platforms, the SB16-Ultra smartphone app controls all DSP functions and stores custom presets. For added convenience, 2-way feedback shows updates in real time on both the app and subwoofer interface, and Bluetooth connectivity allows adjustments to be made even when the subwoofer is not in sight. Control is also available via the included IR remote and a front-panel display.
Acoustically Inert Cabinet
The SB16-Ultra is built with a double-thick MDF front baffle and internal bracing to support the drive unit and to help ensure an acoustically inert environment. The reinforced internal design helps eliminate coloration or resonance from the cabinet, even when the deepest low frequencies are played at reference sound pressure levels.
Subwoofer Specs
  • Protective non-resonant steel mesh grille
  • Front-firing 16" driver
  • Rear-mounted amplifier
  • Screw-in rubber feet
  • Medium-density fiberboard (MDF) cabinet construction
Driver Specs
  • SVS 16" Ultra-series driver
  • Powder-coated cast aluminum basket
  • Four ferrite magnets
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)-optimized motor structure
  • Dual shorting rings help reduce gap induction and lower distortion
  • Extended pole piece helps improve heat sink and thermal management properties
  • 8" diameter, edge-wound voice coil
  • 3.1" (78mm) peak to peak Xmech excursion; 2.6" (65mm) Xmax
  • Nomex spider for enhanced linearity and driver control at high drive levels
  • Dual 24-strand copper and Nomex composite high-temperature leads provide an augmented electrical connection from the amplifier to the voice coil
  • Glass fiber-laminated dustcap and reinforced composite cone sub-structure helps provide a light, ridged, and neutral radiating surface
  • Low-creep rubber long-throw surround for enhanced durability and longevity
Amp Specs
  • Sledge STA-1500D DSP amplifier
  • 1500W RMS continuous, 5000W peak dynamic power
  • Class D topology designed to run cool
  • High-resolution 50 MHz Analog Devices Audio DSP with double-precision 56-bit filtering
  • Active PFC (Power Factor Correction) provides a 1500W output
  • XLR and RCA stereo input/output with wide input voltage for consumer and professional audio applications
  • Front-mounted display with subwoofer controls and 8-digit LED display
  • Subwoofer Control and Bass Management Smartphone App for Apple and Android devices
  • IR remote control
  • Three user-adjustable parametric EQs
  • Continuously variable volume/gain control
  • Continuously variable (0 to 180°) phase control
  • Continuously variable (30 to 200 Hz) 6, 12, 18, or 24 dB/octave low-pass filter frequency with disable/LFE setting
  • Main power rocker switch
  • Auto-On / On / Trigger controls
  • 3 to 12V trigger with 1/8" TRS mini-jack input
  • Green standby mode with <0.5 watts consumption
  • Input impedance of 22 kOhm RCA/XLR
  • RoHS compliant, lead-free construction, and world-wide safety certifications
  • Detachable power cord
UPC: 850071005592
In the Box
SVS SB16-Ultra 16" 1500W Subwoofer (Black Oak Veneer)
  • IR Remote Control
  • Screw-In Rubber Feet
  • Power Cord
  • Limited 5-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description


    Amplifier Type Class D
    Driver 16" (40.6 cm), front-firing
    Voice Coil 8" (20.3 cm) diameter, edge-wound
    Output Power RMS: 1500 W
    Peak: 5000 W
    Frequency Response ± 3dB 16 to 460 Hz
    Inputs/Outputs 1x RCA line level / LFE input pair
    1x RCA line level output pair
    1 x XLR (balanced) output pair
    1 x XLR (balanced) input pair
    1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) 3 to 12 V trigger input
    Input Impedance XLR, RCA: 22 kOhms
    Construction Material MDF (medium-density fiberboard)
    Standby Power Consumption <0.5 W
    Power Requirements 100 to 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 1500 W
    Dimensions (W x H x D) Without Grille: 19.5 x 20 x 20.1" (49.5 x 50.8 x 51.1 cm)
    With Grille: 19.5 x 20 x 22.9" (49.5 x 50.8 x 58.2 cm)
    Weight 122 lb (55.3 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 145.8 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 31.5 x 26.3 x 26.0"

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