crossover network


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crossover network

[′krȯs‚ō·vər ‚net‚wərk]
(engineering acoustics)
A selective network used to divide the audio-frequency output of an amplifier into two or more bands of frequencies. Also known as dividing network; loudspeaker dividing network.
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Key to their sophisticated sound is an advanced topology crossover network with polypropylene and low-DF electrolytic capacitors, custom wound inductors, and thermal and current protection.
Optimization may also reduce the sensitivity of the crossover network to component variations but it is much, much more likely to make things worse.
2-1/2-way crossover network improves the transition between midrange and high-frequency drivers for more natural sound
Computer-optimized drivers and crossover network integration deliver a lifelike, three-dimensional soundstage backed by deep, powerful bass.
The name, Phase Technology, is derived from the properties of its crossover network.
The use of a two-way crossover network and flat-panel driver technology allows the HKTS 60 to deliver distortion-free output and enhanced imaging characteristics to music and movie fans who truly appreciate a world-class sound experience with easy setup.
Handsomely styled with a swept back profile and striking edge treatments, the Ultra Bookshelf draws design cues from the flagship Ultra Tower speaker with sonic-enhancing wedge-shaped front baffle and flush-mounted drivers, proprietary SVS drivers and the intelligent SoundMatch Crossover Network.
The signal is steered to each driver by the crossover network.
One of the most commonly compromised items is the speaker's internal crossover network.
The separate drivers for high and low frequencies, a 15mm woofer and a 7mm tweeter, work together over a precision tuned passive crossover network to ensure that every note is showcased with total transparency and accurate sound imaging.
The tone is sent to the crossover network and it routes the abrupt beginning to the satellites --and sends the steady-state, lower frequencies to the subwoofer.