These sturdy looking speakers is the active reference speakers from Pioneers. Dubbed as S-DJ08 and S-DJ05, it’s a Bi-amp 2-way powered speakers that have 2.5cm soft dome twetter.
Both Pioneers S-DJ08 and Pioneers S-DJ05 are made for DJ-ing and music production, and both has been equipped with 10cm high-force magnets for better subwoofers controlling.
Pioneers S-DJ08 and S-DJ05 have the difference in both frequency response and woofer size. On S-DJ08, the woofer is larger at 8-inch, and it’s frequency characteristic is 43 Hz to 26 kHz (-10 dB). Meanwhile, Pioneers S-DJ05 has a smaller woofer at 5-inch only, and the frequency is on 50 Hz to 25 kHz (-10 dB).
Both speakers offering XLR, TRS and two sets of RCA inputs. Which mean you can hook the Active Reference speakers on a multiple device at once.
Pioneer S-DJ08 and S-DJ05 will be shipped in January 2011 for $1,199/pair and $899/pair, respectively.