SVS PB-1000 vs Dayton Audio SUB-1200

SVS PB-1000
vs
Dayton Audio SUB-1200

For an affordable subwoofer, SVS PB-1000 and Dayton Audio SUB-1200 are two comparable choices. Based on our rating, both subwoofers have the same overall rating of 7.3.

Advantages SVS PB-1000 over Dayton Audio SUB-1200

  • Has more nominal output power: 300W vs 120W (RMS)
  • Maximum peak power: 720W vs 120W (RMS)
  • Better low limit of frequency response: 19Hz vs 25Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 270Hz vs 140Hz

Advantages Dayton Audio SUB-1200 over SVS PB-1000

  • Larger driver size: 12" vs 10"

Common strengths

  • Detachable grilles
  • Vented boxes
  • Phase control
  • Low-pass filter
Votes 1 1
Rating 5 5

Subwoofers comparison chart

Overall
SVS PB-1000
7.3
Dayton Audio SUB-1200
7.3
8
8
SVS PB-1000

SVS PB-1000 review

May 12, 2020

SVS appeared on the market in 1998 with the goal of filling the most sought after niche of high-quality, but justifiably cheap subwoofers. The number of models available to the buyer at the moment is ...

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Dayton Audio SUB-1200

Dayton Audio SUB-1200 review

May 13, 2020

Dayton Audio is the "house brand" for the venerable electronics company Parts Express. It is a great solution for many music lovers. For more information check this Dayton Audio SUB-1200 review. Art...

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Product

SVS PB-1000
Dayton Audio SUB-1200

Model

PB-1000
SUB-1200

Brand

SVS
Dayton Audio

Reviews

182
154

General

Amplification type

active
active

Wireless

Detachable grilles

Enclosure type

vented
vented

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

300
120

Maximal output power (RMS), W

720
120

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

85

Impedance, Ohm

8

Frequency response, Hz

19-270
25-140

Crossover frequency, Hz

50-160
40-140

Driver

Driver quantity

1
1

Driver size, in

10
12

Driver placement

front panel
front panel

Port placement

front panel
down firing

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

Bluetooth

Extensive connection

RCA LFE inputs

1
1

RCA stereo line level inputs (pair)

1
1

RCA outputs

1
0

XLR inputs (pair)

0
0

XLR outputs (pair)

0
0

Speaker level output (pair)

0
2

Speaker level input (pair)

2
2

Control

Volume

Subwoofer phase

Low-pass filter

Main power switch

App control

Desing

Body material

MDF
MDF

Woofer composition

polymer
polymer

Colors

black
black

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

Dimensions (W x H x D), cm/in

38.1 x 46.7 x 46.7/15 x 18.4 x 18.4
41.1 x 45.3 x 42.6/ 16.2 x 17.8 x 16.8

Weight, kg/pounds

21/46
20/44.6
SVS PB-1000
Dayton Audio SUB-1200
SVS PB-1000
Dayton Audio SUB-1200

Subwoofers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.3
  • 7.3
  • 7.3SVS PB-1000
  • 7.3Dayton Audio SUB-1200

The SVS PB-1000 is better subwoofer in this comparison. Check SVS PB-1000 price