HDI-1600 is a 2-way Passive Bass Reflex Bookshelf speaker by JBL. It features a 1" Horn-Loaded Tweeter and 1 x 6.5" Aluminum Woofer.
JBL HDI-1600 is a member of JBL's HDI series of speakers. Below you can see the main specs of these speakers.
JBL HDI-1600 has a Frequency response range of 40-30k Hz at ±3dB and Power Range of 15-200 watts. At a minimum frequency of 40 Hz, HDI-1600 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.
The Bookshelf model with the lowest Low Frequency level in our database is Wharfedale Elysian 2, with bass extending down to impressive 35 Hz.
On the other hand, model with the highest Frequency is Sony SS-CS5 with its high frequency limit of 50 kHz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
JBL HDI-1600's nominal impedance level is 4 ohms and has a sensitivity of 85 dB.
HDI-1600 has 5-way post type connectors and lets bi-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet type and Materials
JBL HDI-1600 has a Bass Reflex type cabinet and MDF/Wood-veneer finish. JBL HDI-1600 is a back-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.
JBL HDI-1600 is available in Walnut.
Weight and Dimensions
JBL HDI-1600 has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) 22-26inch x 9-1/8inch x 11-3/8inch . Each speaker weighs 21.95lbs .
HDI-1600 doesn't sport any built-in mounting bracket so you need an external structure to mount on walls.
HDI-1600 comes with Magnetic removable grilles.
5 Years of parts warranty and 5 Years of labor warranty is generally provided by the manufacturer.