Paradigm Shift A2 Self Powered Speaker Red Gloss OPEN BOX CLEAROUT
Paradigm Shift A2 Self Powered Speaker Storm makes it possible with built-in input jacks for AirPort Express, Bluetooth and other wireless receiving devices, allowing you to connect to third-party wireless audio devices for streaming music exactly where you want it. Play with one speaker, two speakers or multiple speakers. The A2 is made for the way you play. No matter which way you play, you’re about to hear just how good audio can get.
The Paradigm Shift A2 Powered Speaker features a two-way speaker design and a built-in amplifier with digital signal processing. With two analog inputs you can connect your TV, computer, laptop, tablet, or portable MP3 device. The two analog outputs allow you to daisy chain multiple A2 powered speakers for a stereo speaker configuration in one room or a mono speaker configuration in multiple rooms.
Digital Signal Processing (DSP)
Sophisticated mathematical algorithms shape the Paradigm Shift A2’s frequency response so that even when you’re listening at loud levels not only is the bass intense, the overall sound from the A2 is unbelievably accurate, clear, and musical.
Paradigm Shift A2 Self Powered Speaker Red Gloss features a built-in 100 watt (RMS) amplifier. The amplifier sends 50 watts (RMS) to the tweeter and 50 watts (RMS) to the woofer.
Two-Way Speaker Design
The Paradigm Shift A2 Powered Speaker features a two-way driver design for exceptional sound.
A 1″ anodized pure-aluminum dome tweeter provides a high frequency response up to 20,000 Hz.
Woofer: A 5.5″ satin-anodized pure-aluminum cone woofer provides a low frequency response down to 55 Hz.
Acoustic Suspension Cabinet: The Paradigm Shift A2 features an acoustic suspension (sealed) cabinet for tight, accurate bass response.
The powered speaker comes with 4 self-adhesive rubber feet for added stability. The rubber feet add approximately 0.375″ to the height of the speaker.
Optional Stainless Steel Stand
You can add the Paradigm Shift Stainless Steel Stand (819STAND, sold separately) to the A2 powered speakers for a more sophisticated, sculpted look.
The Paradigm Shift A2 Powered Speaker’s main power switch is located on its rear-panel.
The A2 is designed for use with various audio devices. However, audio sources have different output levels. The A2’s rear-panel rotary volume control allows you to adjust the powered speaker’s input level to match the output level of your device. Once you have set the A2’s volume level, you can use your connected source’s volume control to raise and lower the volume of the system.
The Paradigm Shift A2 can be used as a mono speaker, or as a stereo pair when connected to another A2 powered speaker (sold separately). There is a rear-panel switch to designate weather its being used as a mono speaker or a left/right stereo speaker.
The Paradigm Shift A2 Powered Speaker features two rear-panel analog inputs; a stereo RCA input and a stereo minijack (3.5mm) input for connecting your external audio devices.
Paradigm Shift A2 Self Powered Speaker Red Gloss Powered Speaker features two rear-panel analog outputs; a stereo RCA output and a stereo minijack (3.5mm) output. These outputs can be used to connect multiple A2 speakers and/or a powered subwoofer.
Optional Bluetooth Receiver
The optional Paradigm Shift BD1 Bluetooth Receiver (819BD1, sold separately) allows you to wirelessly stream music from your Bluetooth-enabled device to the A2 powered speaker. The BD1 Bluetooth receiver connects to the A2’s rear-panel 3.5mm input.
Auxiliary AC Input
Paradigm Shift A2 Self Powered Speaker Red Gloss is fitted with a rear-panel two-prong AC power input to power an external portable audio source, such as an Apple Airport Express (sold separately).
The Paradigm Shift A2 Powered Speaker operates off of standard household AC current (100-240V~50/60Hz, 1.5W) using the supplied 69″ detachable AC power cord.