SVS PB-1000 vs SVS PB16-Ultra

SVS PB-1000
vs
SVS PB16-Ultra

For an affordable subwoofer, SVS PB-1000 and SVS PB16-Ultra are two comparable choices. PB-1000 has a total rating of 7.3 out of 10 vs 9.3 out of 10 for PB16-Ultra.

Advantages SVS PB-1000 over SVS PB16-Ultra

  • Loudspeaker grill is removable

Advantages SVS PB16-Ultra over SVS PB-1000

  • Has more nominal output power: 1500W vs 300W (RMS)
  • Maximum peak power: 5000W vs 720W (RMS)
  • Better low limit of frequency response: 14Hz vs 19Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 360Hz vs 270Hz
  • Larger driver size: 16" vs 10"
  • App control

Common strengths

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

Subwoofers comparison chart

Overall
SVS PB-1000
7.3
SVS PB16-Ultra
9.3
8
10
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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SVS PB16-Ultra

SVS PB16-Ultra review

May 15, 2020

The SVS PB16-Ultra is the perfect subwoofer for people who want to shake an entire building with sharp bass. This model is built and engineered using the latest technology that helped achieve clear a...

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Product

SVS PB-1000
SVS PB16-Ultra

Model

PB-1000
PB16-Ultra

Brand

SVS
SVS

Reviews

212
32

General

Amplification type

active
active

Wireless

Detachable grilles

Enclosure type

vented
vented

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

300
1500

Maximal output power (RMS), W

720
5000

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

112

Impedance, Ohm

8

Frequency response, Hz

19-270
14-360

Crossover frequency, Hz

50-160
30-200

Driver

Driver quantity

1
1

Driver size, in

10
16

Driver placement

front panel
front panel

Port placement

front panel
front panel

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

Bluetooth

Extensive connection

RCA LFE inputs

1
1

RCA stereo line level inputs (pair)

1
1

RCA outputs

1
1

XLR inputs (pair)

0
1

XLR outputs (pair)

0
1

Speaker level output (pair)

0
0

Speaker level input (pair)

2
0

Control

Volume

Subwoofer phase

Low-pass filter

Main power switch

App control

Desing

Body material

MDF
MDF

Woofer composition

polymer
fiberglass

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
55.1 x 63 x 76.4/21.7 x 25 x 30.9

Weight, kg/pounds

21/46
79.2/174.6
SVS PB-1000
SVS PB16-Ultra
SVS PB-1000
SVS PB16-Ultra

Subwoofers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.3
  • 9.3
  • 7.3SVS PB-1000
  • 9.3SVS PB16-Ultra

The SVS PB16-Ultra is better subwoofer in this comparison - check SVS PB16-Ultra price.