SVS SB-1000 vs Kanto sub8

SVS SB-1000
vs
Kanto sub8

Comparing SVS SB-1000 vs Kanto sub8? Our experts can help you find the best subwoofer. SB-1000 has a total rating of 7.6 out of 10 vs 5.6 out of 10 for sub8.

Advantages SVS SB-1000 over Kanto sub8

  • Loudspeaker grill is removable
  • Has more nominal output power: 300W vs 125W (RMS)
  • Maximum peak power: 720W vs 250W (RMS)
  • Better low limit of frequency response: 24Hz vs 35Hz
  • Better high limit of frequency response: 260Hz vs 175Hz
  • Larger driver size: 12" vs 8"

Common strengths

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

Subwoofers comparison chart

Overall
SVS SB-1000
7.6
Kanto sub8
5.6
8
8
SVS SB-1000

SVS SB-1000 review

May 12, 2020

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Common

Product

SVS SB-1000
Kanto sub8

Model

SB-1000
sub8

Brand

SVS
Kanto

Reviews

147
83

General

Amplification type

active
active

Wireless

Detachable grilles

Enclosure type

sealed
sealed

Power

Nominal output power (RMS), W

300
125

Maximal output power (RMS), W

720
250

Audio performance

Sensitivity, dB

100

Impedance, Ohm

8

Frequency response, Hz

24-260
35-175

Crossover frequency, Hz

50-160
40-120

Driver

Driver quantity

1
1

Driver size, in

12
8

Driver placement

front panel
front panel

Port placement

without
without

Connectivity

Wi-Fi

Bluetooth

Extensive connection

RCA LFE inputs

1
0

RCA stereo line level inputs (pair)

2
1

RCA outputs

2
0

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
pressed long-fibre paper

Colors

black
black, white, gray

User manual

Manual

Dimensions

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

28 x 30.8 x 33/13 x 14 x 13.5
28 x 28 x 30/11 x 11 x 11.9

Weight, kg/pounds

12/27
9.3/20.5
SVS SB-1000
Kanto sub8
SVS SB-1000
Kanto sub8

Subwoofers CHooseratoR comparison rating

  • better
  • worse
  • 7.6
  • 5.6
  • 7.6SVS SB-1000
  • 5.6Kanto sub8

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