Dynaudio Excite X14A Active Bookshelf Speakers
The Excite models combine real high-end sound quality with an elegant, slim-line design. The Excite models can be driven quite effortlessly by almost any amplifier due to their amp-friendly design and efficient driver technology.
New magnetically-attached front grilles add to the clean appearance while adjustable outrigger spike/damper feet allow the speakers to be perfectly leveled on any flooring surface.
Four attractive finishes are available in the Excite range, allowing ideal integration into any room decor. The Rosewood, Walnut and Satin Black Excite models are supplied with a Black fabric grille, while the Excite in Satin White features a light Grey grille. White grilles are available optionally.
* Elegant slim-line design
* Amp-friendly driver technology
* Long-throw woofer design
* Coated soft dome tweeters
* Height-adjustable spike feet
The Dynaudio Excite X14A is an active high-end compact loudspeaker. Integrating powerful digital amplifiers, proprietary Dynaudio drivers, advanced digital sound processing and featuring user-adjustable settings to finely tune the sound according to room acoustics or listening preferences, the Excite X14A is the ideal active loudspeaker for smart, modern audio systems. all one needs is to connect a volume-controlled audio source ot it.
Based on Dynaudio's vast knowledge and experience in crafting state-of-the-art active studio monitors and revered compact home hi-fi loudspeakers, the Excite X14A drive units are tailored to match the amplifier electronics and the amplifier otpimsed to match the drivers. This creates the ultimate compact audio system. An excellent active loudspeaker driven by a perfectly=matched power amplifier and based on the award-winning Excite X14 passive model. The Excite X14A utilises a bi-amped configuration to achive the result: one 50 watt digital amplifier powers the bass/midrange driver while a second 50 watt digital amplifier powers the tweeter. An Excite X14A two-channel setup yields a highly capable 2 x 100 watt stereo system. Dynaudi has integrated the most advanced digital power amp modules and DSP design to complement the high quality soft dome tweeter and MSP (magnesium silicate polymer) long-throw woofer. A rear-ported bass-reflex design further improves bass performance.
the musical quality will be immediately apparent upon first listen: clean and open, yet perfectly balanced and refined, wiht an impressively deep and tight bass performance for a loudspeaker this size. Sound staging and imaging between the two speakers is excellent, thanks to the meticulous DSP fine tuning and optimization of the digital amplification.
The Dynaudio Excite 14A features three equaliser switches that allow one to fine-tune the sonic performance even further, for example when placing the speaker near a wall, corner, or free standing. The bass, midrange and treble can each be individually adjusted in three levels. The high-pass filter (60 or 80Hz) allows one to optionally combine the Excite X14A with a subwoofer. With the high pass filter engaged, lower bass frequencies will be filtered out to be covered by a dedicated sub such as the Dynaudio sub 250II.
The reat panel of the Excite X14A features two analogue inputs to choose from, one RCA and on eXLR. The input sensitivity can be individually adjusted in three levels. The Excite X14A can be set to either switch-on from standby after sensing a music signal (auto on, auto off) or may be left permanently switched on.
Amplifier Power Tweeter: 50 watts
Amplifier Power Woofer: 50 watts
Frequency Response: 45Hz-23kHz
Power consumption Standby: 0.3 watts
Power consumption idle: 5.8 watts
Power consumption Max: 94 watts
Input: 1 x RCA, 1 x XLR
Settings: Input sensitivity selector, HF, MF and LF trim selector, High pass frequency selector Flat / 60Hz / 80Hz, Auto standby / On selector
Internal Cabinet Volume: 6.9 litres
Bass Principle: Bass reflex, reatr ported
Dimensions: 170mm W x 282mm H x 262mm D
Finishes: Satin Black, Satin White, Rosewood and Walnut