NAMM 2014: Cerwin Vega XD Desktop Speakers

At this year's NAMM show, Cerwin Vega has announced new additions to their desktop speaker lineup that would fit nicely into a compact studio or DJ setup. The Cerwin Vega XD Desktop speakers are all internally powered which are now offered in a new four-inch XD4 full-range, five-inch XD5 full range, and eight-inch XD8 powered subwoofer to add to the existing XD3 speaker offering. These speakers are nice and compact but still sport the same high-quality sound and bass characteristics that CV is known for.
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At this year's NAMM show, Cerwin Vega has announced new additions to their desktop speaker lineup that would fit nicely into a compact studio or DJ setup. The Cerwin Vega XD Desktop speakers are all internally powered which are now offered in a new four-inch XD4 full-range, five-inch XD5 full range, and eight-inch XD8 powered subwoofer to add to the existing XD3 speaker offering. These speakers are nice and compact but still sport the same high-quality sound and bass characteristics that CV is known for.

The XD Lineup are truly rugged as they have a wooden MDF construction and they all have a host of inputs including an 1/8-inch TRS, RCA pair, and 1/4-inch TRS pair, as well as a front mounted 1/8-inch TRS headphone jack for convenience. The XD8 Subwoofer comes with a remote for volume control over an entire system. More information to follow shortly, and we'll be sure to get a set in the DJbooth.net Lab as soon as they are released. Stay tuned for more from the NAMM showroom floor.

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