S 808 SUB is a Ported type Powered Subwoofer by Jamo with a frequency range of 39-180 Hz. It features 1 x 8" Polyfiber Woofer, and powered by a Class D 50 watts amplifier.
S 808 SUB is a member of Jamo's Studio 8 series of Powered subwoofers. Below you can see the main specs of these subwoofers as well as review and comparison links.
Jamo Studio 8 Series Subwoofers
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Jamo S 808 SUB has a Frequency response range of 39-180 Hz at ±3dB.
Here we have a comparison of how S 808 SUB's Low and High frequency values compare with the average, max and min Low and High frequency values in its class.
Among all subwoofers in our database with a max MSRP price of 300$, these are the 5 Powered Subwoofer models that can reach deeper bass levels than the Jamo S 808 SUB's 39Hz:
Jamo S 808 SUB has a variable Low-pass filter (LFP) which lets you choose a frequency level between 40-120 Hz in order to block any frequencies above that point from reaching the amplifier.
Inputs and Outputs
- PreampLevel Inputs: Mono-RCA/LFE
- SpeakerLevel Inputs: No
- SpeakerLevel Outputs: No
- Wireless: No
Jamo S 808 SUB External Dimensions and Weight
Jamo S 808 SUB has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) 18-1/16 x 7 x 14inch (459.0 x 178.0 x 356.0mm ).
Base Surface Area
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 Jamo S 808 SUB is approximately 633.7cm2 / 98.2inch2.
To get a better perspective on the real life size of Jamo S 808 SUB, let's compare it with a standard size Compact Disc which has a diameter of 4.7inch (120mm).
Here we place the Jamo S 808 SUB virtually next to a standard width amplifier and turntable on a media center to get a better idea about the size.
The Jamo S 808 SUB weighs 8.64kg / 19lbs. Weight of a subwoofer is an important factor when you need to move and reposition the unit often to find the optimal positioning, also known as 'Subwoofer Crawling'. Here is a comparison of how S 808 SUB's weight compares with the average, max and min weights in its class.
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How does the Jamo S 808 SUB compare to the Jamo S 810 SUB?
One of the natural alternative to the Jamo S 808 SUB is the S 810 SUB which is located one step higher in Jamo's Powered Subwoofer selection.
Here is a scaled size comparison of these two speakers to give you an idea how their external dimensions compare:
Check the Detailed Comparison of Jamo S 808 SUB vs S 810 SUB for more details.
Cabinet type and Materials
Jamo S 808 SUB has a Bass Reflex
type cabinet. Ported subwoofers are generally accepted to be more suitable for home theatre systems whereas the sealed designs are preferred for music oriented systems.
Jamo S 808 SUB is a Side-firing port speaker
Does the Jamo S 808 SUB come with a Grille?
S 808 SUB comes with grilles. The purpose of the grille is to protect the delicate driver elements from external impacts while still allowing the sound to pass as clearly as possible.
What's in the Box of Jamo S 808 SUB?
Here are the items that are included inside the box of S 808 SUB:
Powered subwooferGrille5-feet AC power cord6.5-feet Mono-RCA cable4 Rubber feetUser ManualImportant Safety InstructionsWarranty Information
Here is a list of accessories that we think you may need for the Jamo S 808 SUB.
2 Years of parts warranty and 2 Years of labor warranty is generally provided by the manufacturer.