AE320 is a 3-way Passive Bass Reflex Floor-standing speaker by Acoustic Energy. It features a 1.1" dome with waveguide Tweeter, 1 x 5.2" Midrange and 2 x 5.2" ceramic aluminium sandwich Woofer. The speaker has a frequency range of 35Hz - 30kHz and a sensitivity of 90 dB.
AE320 is a member of Acoustic Energy's AE300 series of Passive speakers. Below you can see the main specs of these speakers.
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AE320 has a Frequency response range of 35Hz - 30kHz at ±3dB and Power Range of up to 200 watts. At a minimum frequency of 35 Hz, AE320 will provide a deep bass that will probably satisfy majority of listeners, especially for music. Movie lovers and music listeners who likes to experience a full range response will still benefit from use of a subwooofer though.
Visit our Powered Subwoofers section to find a subwoofer to find out more about the available options.
Here we have a comparison of how AE320's Low and High frequency values compare with the average, max and min Low and High frequency values in its class.
What is the Crossover frequency of AE320?
AE320 is a 3-way speaker and its crossover frequency between the woofer and the midrange set to 380Hz and the Crossover frequency between the midrange and the tweeter is set to 3400Hz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
AE320's nominal impedance level is 8 ohms and has a sensitivity of 90 dB.
Is the Acoustic Energy AE320 an easy to drive speaker?
8 Ohms is pretty much the standard impedance amongst stereo speakers and amplifiers so Acoustic Energy AE320 is not considered a difficult to drive speaker from nominal Impedance perspective.
90dB of Acoustic Energy AE320 is an average sensitivity for stereo speaker so it is neither easy nor difficult to drive from Sensitivity perspective.
AE320 features type connectors. Bi-amping and Bi-wiring is not possible.
AE320 Speaker Size: Weight and Dimensions
AE320 has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) 39.4 x 6.9 x 10.2inch (1000.0 x 175.0 x 260.0mm ). Each speaker weighs 26.00kg / 57.2lbs.
Base Surface Area and Volume
Base surface area of a loudspeaker may become a determining factor when the space in your room or desk is limited.
The base area of AE320 is approximately 455.0cm2 / 70.5inch2.
Here we have a comparison of how AE320's weight compared with the average, max and min weights in its class.
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Cabinet type and Materials
AE320 has a Bass Reflex
type cabinet and high density MDF finish. Bass Reflex type loudspeakers (aka Ported, Vented or Reflex Port) have enclosures that uses a port, hole or vent cut into the cabinet. Ported designs are generally more efficient than the Sealed designs.
AE320 is a rear-firing port speaker so you have to make sure you leave enough space between the back of the speaker and wall or bookshelf so that it has room to breathe.
AE320 is available in Piano Gloss White, Piano Gloss Black, Real Walnut wood veneer.
AE320 comes with magnetic grilles. The purpose of the grille is to protect the delicate driver elements from external impacts while still allowing the sound pass as clearly as possible.Since the included grille of the AE320 magnetic type, it is very easy to put it on and off.
For more information about how to setup, use and maintain the Acoustic Energy AE320, use the direct link below to download the official manual document:
Download User Manual for AE320
Here is a link to download the official brochure for the Acoustic Energy AE320 speaker:
Official Brochure for AE320
Official Product Page
Official manufacturer's product page for the Acoustic Energy AE320 speaker can be found below:
Official Product Page for AE320