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Pioneer Pro Audio expands speaker offering

Pioneer Pro Audio expands speaker offering
Adam Savage


19 January 2016: By Adam Savage

New XPRS range comprises the XPRS15 and XPRS12 two-way full range models, as well as the XPRS215S subwoofer.

Pioneer Pro Audio has unveiled the XPRS Series of high-powered active speakers.

The compact, portable, wooden-enclosure XPRS Series combines Pioneer Pro Audio sound engineering with the 'reliable, energy-efficient power' of Powersoft Class D amps, featuring Power Factor Correction (PFC), to give the user a versatile plug-and-play system that 'fills the room with a natural sound.'

The XPRS Series comprises the XPRS15 and XPRS12 two-way full range speakers, along with the XPRS215S dual 15in subwoofer. All three feature 15mm birch plywood enclosures for a 'dynamic sound that works across all musical genres', as well as auto-ranging power supplies.

The XPRS15/12 have a 15/12in ferrite LF driver, a 1.75in titanium diaphragm compression driver and Pioneer Pro Audio’s ‘AFAST technology’, which helps to provide a 'clear, clean sound with a deep bass range.' Users can also enhance their sound using the four EQ modes with built-in DSP.

The wedge-shaped XPRS15/12 can be placed on the floor and used as a foldback monitor for stage performances, or pole-mounted and tilted between zero and seven degrees to suit the application.

The XPRS Series is available from May 2016, at SRPs of €1,299 for the XPRS12, €1,399 for the XPRS15 and €1,699 for the XPRS215S.

Key Features

XPRS15 and XPRS12

•    15/12in ferrite LF driver
•    1.75in titanium diaphragm compression driver
•    AFAST[i] acoustic tube for stronger low-mid frequencies
•    Four EQ modes: Flat, Neutral, Speech and Wedge
•    Rotatable horn
•    Wedge shape and polemount socket with tilt


•    Two 15in ferrite LF drivers
•    Crossover switch (80 Hz, 100 Hz, 120 Hz or 150 Hz)
•    Phase switch