Hopedale, MA, Jan 10, 2012 — Sound Import, LLC, exclusive U.S. distributor for the Wharfedale (Venetian 29-226) brand of dynamic loudspeakers, is showing the Wharfedale DX-1 home cinema loudspeaker system at CES 2012. The DX-1 is a compact 5.1-channel satellite/subwoofer system that combines high-quality performance with elegant styling.
The DX-1 includes four wall-mountable satellite speakers, a center channel speaker and a powered 8 “ subwoofer. The system is available in a choice of high-gloss black or high-gloss white finishes to complement any home entertainment system and décor.
The DX-1’s satellite speakers (7.6" H x 4.9" W x 4.9" D) employ a 3-inch woven polypropylene woofer and ¾-inch silk dome tweeter, for smooth and detailed music and movie soundtrack reproduction and clear, articulate dialogue. The center channel speaker (4.9" H x 11.7" W x 4.9" D) has two 3-inch woofers and a ¾-inch tweeter.
The subwoofer (13.4" H x 11.4" W x 12.8" D) utilizes an 8-inch long-throw woofer, driven by a built-in 150-watt Class D amplifier. The subwoofer offers stereo line in, LFE (mono) line in and stereo speaker-level in connections, along with a volume control and phase invert switch.
The DX-1 is designed to provide outstanding clarity, speed, dynamic impact and bass response and is ideally suited to both movie soundtrack and multichannel music reproduction.
The Wharfedale DX-1 home cinema loudspeaker system will be available in the U.S. by the end of Q1 2012.