SVS PB-1000 vs Audioengine S8

SVS PB-1000
vs
Audioengine S8

The SVS PB-1000 vs Audioengine S8 comparison proves that these subwoofers have many common features. PB-1000 has a total rating of 7.3 out of 10 vs 7 out of 10 for S8.

Advantages SVS PB-1000 over Audioengine S8

  • Loudspeaker grill is removable
  • Has more nominal output power: 300W vs 150W (RMS)
  • Maximum peak power: 720W vs 250W (RMS)
  • Better low limit of frequency response: 19Hz vs 27Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 270Hz vs 180Hz
  • Larger driver size: 10" vs 8"

Common strengths

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

Subwoofers comparison chart

Overall
SVS PB-1000
7.3
Audioengine S8
7
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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Audioengine S8

Audioengine S8 review

May 14, 2020

Audioengine S8 was created specifically to add true, dense, even bass to your active speaker system! Its design is top-notch and it owns all the necessary connectivity items. Let’s proceed to t...

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Common

Product

SVS PB-1000
Audioengine S8

Model

PB-1000
S8

Brand

SVS
Audioengine

Reviews

201
224

General

Amplification type

active
active

Wireless

Detachable grilles

Enclosure type

vented
vented

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

300
150

Maximal output power (RMS), W

720
250

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

88

Impedance, Ohm

8

Frequency response, Hz

19-270
27-180

Crossover frequency, Hz

50-160
50-130

Driver

Driver quantity

1
1

Driver size, in

10
8

Driver placement

front panel
down firing

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
0

XLR outputs (pair)

0
0

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
polymer

Colors

black
black, white

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
33.2 x 28.1 x 33.2/13.1 x 11.1 x 13.2

Weight, kg/pounds

21/46
12.7/28.1
SVS PB-1000
Audioengine S8
SVS PB-1000
Audioengine S8

Subwoofers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.3
  • 7
  • 7.3SVS PB-1000
  • 7Audioengine S8

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