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Ahuja Introduces SMS-450 Series: Smart Stage Monitors

Ahuja introduces a new range of smart stage monitors for theater, auditorium and other stage applications. Available in both passive (SMS-450) and active (SMS-450P) configurations, these elegant and compact 2-Way Loudspeakers are powered with a single 38.1cm (15”) LF Speaker and 2.54cm (1”) throat HF Compression Horn Driver.

With 400W power rating, SMS-450 comes as an optimally angled enclosure for effective floor monitoring in various indoor & outdoor applications. The system is housed in an acoustically treated Bass Reflex enclosure made of 18mm board in durable paint finish.

SMS-450P on the other hand is a professional self-powered Stage Monitor Loudspeaker which has built-in Bi-Amplifier for LF and HF driver separately. Well engineered design with cross-over frequency of 2.5 KHz and best in the segment Filter Slope of 24dB per octave makes it an ideal loud-speaker system for professional sound reinforcement requirements. SMS-450P is equipped with an on-board mixer having 1 x Balanced Mic (XLR) / Line Input selectable through a push switch and 1 x Line Input that can be used for receiving balanced MONO signal through jack or unbalanced STEREO signal source through dual RCA. On output front, SMS-450P has a facility of balanced output (Switchable either as a Loop through output of Input-1 or a mix output of Input-1 and 2) to link another SMS-450P or for recording on a computer, record player.

The smart design allows them to be used as an F-O-H or side-fills speakers also in variety of professional sound applications. Adaptor is also provided at the bottom for stand mount applications. In addition, ergonomically designed handles allow ease of mobility and transportation.

Ultra-modern design powered by the most truthful components and backed by AHUJA reliability, makes SMS-450 and SMS-450P the most suitable options for professional stage monitoring applications.

Key Specifications: SMS-450

Power Rating 400W RMS/800W Program
Configuration 2-Way
Frequency Response 45-18,000Hz
Max. Rated SPL 124 dB
Nominal Impedance 8 ohms
Input Connectors 2 X Speakon

Key Specifications: SMS-450P

Power Rating LF: 350W RMS at 1% THD, HF: 50W RMS at 1% THD
Configuration Bi-amplified
Frequency Response 50-20,000Hz
S/N Ratio 60 dB
Tone Controls Bass: ±5dB at 100Hz, Treble: ±5dB at 10kHz 8 ohms


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