High-Performance Low-Profile Bi-Directional Design will appeal to the audiophile eager for an affordable high-end 5.1 music and home theatre experience that includes Paradigm’s sought-after “surrounded-by-sound” experience in a dedicated high — performance surround speaker of compact dimensions. The low-profile is application-friendly: perfectly suited for today’s multi-purpose listening spaces.
Anyone eager for an affordable, high-end surround speaker will want to hear Paradigm Surround 3. These speakers add size and dimension to the musical soundstage, which envelopes you in non-localised sound. Their design ensures maximum placement flexibility – even in rooms where dimensions and configuration are not ideal.
Patented† Perforated Phase-Aligning (PPA™) Tweeter Lens Technology
Paradigm’s patent pending Phase Aligning (PPA™) Lens Distinctive perforated lens in front of the tweeter and midrange drivers increase and smooth output without colouring the sound, while also protecting the drivers from getting damaged.
† US patent: 10,003,869.
Polypropylene film or bipolar electrolytic capacitors, air core and laminated core inductors, high-power resistors. Crossover topologies are first and second-order with corresponding acoustic slopes of second and third-order providing optimal bandwidth and seamless integration as drivers cross over.
X-PAL™ Satin-Anodized Pure Aluminium Mid-Bass Cones: Provide high stiffness-to-mass ratio and outstanding internal damping. The result? Remarkable midrange clarity, super extended bass response and freedom from unwanted resonances and distortions.
|DESIGN||4-driver, 2-way bi-directional surround/rear|
|CROSSOVER||2nd-order electro-acoustic at 2.3 kHz|
|FREQUENCY RESPONSE ON-AXIS||±2dB from 90 Hz – 20 kHz|
|HIGH FREQUENCY DRIVER||Two 1” (25mm) X-PAL™ dome, ferro-fluid damped / cooled, Perforated Phase-Aligning Tweeter (PPA™) Lens|
|MID/BASS FREQUENCY DRIVER||Two 5-1/2″ (140mm) X-PAL™ cones, 1″ (25mm) voice-coils, oversize ceramic / ferrite magnets, GRIP™ chassis|
|LOW FREQUENCY EXTENSION||45 Hz (DIN)|
|SENSITIVITY ROOM / ANECHOIC||90 dB / 87 dB|
|FREQUENCY RESPONSE 30° OFF-AXIS||(bi-directional soundfield)|
|SUITABLE AMPLIFIER POWER RANGE||15 – 175 watts|
|MAXIMUM INPUT POWER||120 watts|
|IMPEDANCE||Compatible with 8 ohms|
|DIMENSIONS HXWXD||10.625″ × 13″ × 5.62″ (27cm × 33cm × 14.3cm)|
|WEIGHT||13.95 lbs. (6.32 kg)|