3000 Series Subwoofers

3000 Series Subwoofers

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Reference Subwoofer Performance Hits New Lows

Breathtaking output and extreme low frequency extension with accuracy and control, the 3000 Series combine the most sophisticated SVS subwoofer technology with trailblazing innovations to take reference subwoofer performance to new lows. All-new 13-inch high-excursion SVS driver with 25 lb. dual toroidal magnet motor generates massive output to energize a room while delivering at the lowest frequencies with authority and control. 800 watts RMS, 2,500+ watts peak power Sledge STA-800D2 amplifier with fully discrete MOSFET output delivers ample current to effortlessly power the driver to max excursion levels and fill a room with pulse-racing bass, while remaining distortion-free.

SVS President Gary Yacoubian discusses 3000 Series subwoofer technology.

Stereophile
AVTech Media Awards 2019/2020 - Best Subwoofer
Consumer Technology Association - 2020 Smart Home Division Mark of Excellence Winner
Sound & Vision - Top Pick 2019 Award
Audioholics - Product of the Year Award - 2019
Stereophile - Product of the Year: Editors Choice
SoundStage Network - Product of the Year Award
CES - 2020 Innovation Award
HiFi Test TV HiFi - 2019  Reference Class Award
HiFi Test TV HiFi - 2019 Highlight Award
EISA - SB-3000 Award
AVForums - Highly Recommended Award 2019
Hemmabio - Test Winner
Hemmabio - Top Class Award
AVS Forum - Recommended 2019 Award
Video Magazine - Preis/Leistung: uberragend
Video Magazine - KAUFTIPP
Hi-Fi Choice - Recommended Award
Home Cinema Choice - Best Buy Award

User Reviews

Michael B. Reviews the PB-3000

"Everything I was expecting and more!! SVS has hit the jackpot with this sub..."- Michael B.

Jim D. Reviews the SB-3000

"This sub has made all the difference! Amazing change that gave me the chest thump I was looking for even at low volumes."

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Press Reviews

Positive Feedback Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

“There was really no comparison to the sound with the stock footers. I heard a cleaner, clearer presentation with better leading-edge definition, the transi...

SVS PB-3000 Sounds “Utterly Huge” According to Leading UK Audio Magazine.

"Sounded utterly huge. It felt as if low frequencies were pervading every part of the room. I could sense its presence in almost every scene. Performance th...

Audioholics Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

"Packs a massive punch. Its 800-watt power plant and special driver allow it a long throw with very linear excursion so it can move an unexpectedly large amo...

HiFi (Netherlands) Gives the SB-3000 Subwoofer Five Stars!

"This sub has an enormous amount of power and knows how to implement that power perfectly. All the bass tones that the SB-3000 performs sound tight, fast, d...

SB-3000 Subwoofer Receives CE Pro "CES/CTA Mark of Excellence" Award

"SVS SB-3000 goes where no subwoofer of its size or price has gone before. The sub produces output and deep bass extension below 20Hz enhanced by an advance...

SB-3000 Receives Soundstage "2019 Products of the Year" Award

"The bass I heard from this small box, unassuming yet nice to look at, bordered on the difficult to believe -- very fast, very tight, very deep, with more th...

HFC.com (Poland) Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

"Massive deep bass with pinpoint control. In both multi-channel and stereo music, the SB-3000 showed that, in addition to the inexhaustible energy and range ...

SB-3000 Subwoofer Receives HomeTheaterReview's "Best of 2019" Award

“For those looking for a right-priced yet highly powerful sealed box subwoofer, the SVS SB-3000 is a perfect choice for so many music and home theater enthus...

AV Forums (UK) Editors Choice Award Given to the SB-3000 Subwoofer

“It’s remarkable how deep and powerful the SB-3000 is considering its relatively small cabinet. However, it never loses its sense of timing and precision, de...

The SB-3000 Subwoofer Receives Sterophile's Editor's Choice Award

"The sub-$1000 SB-3000 wins because it incorporates the technology of SVS's flagship SB16-Ultra, is user-friendly, produces highly musical, pitch-perfect, fl...

SalonAV (Russia) Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

“Bass from the SB-3000 comes across with a natural attack and without extraneous overtones. With action movies, it demonstrated the rate of fire in the liter...

Stereophile Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

The SB-3000's pitch-perfect room-pressurizing bass, small size, low weight, rugged construction, and reliable smartphone app make it an outstanding choice. I...

SVS PB-3000 Subwoofer Receives Soundstage Access's Reviewer's Choice Award

"The PB-3000 proved so capable of massive output with very-low-frequency effects from this blockbuster that it could move my room with apparent ease. Once yo...

Positive Feedback Reviews Dual SB-3000 Subwoofers

"Changed my expectation of what can be accomplished in a $1K subwoofer and was the perfect complement to my system. Once you hear the expanded soundstage, an...

SB-3000 Subwoofer Receives the EISA Best Product Award for Home Theater Subwoofers

"For its SB-3000 subwoofer, SVS takes the performance-first ethos of its higher-end models and brings it to a new, lower price point. Featuring a freshly des...

ResTechToday Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

“The SB-3000 made me feel like the first time I saw true HD content after watching 4:3 my whole life. Just as Tidal music streaming is a rejection of compres...

Stereonet (Australia) Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

“Clean and effortless sound. Performance was not only tuneful but tactile, with instruments not only heard but felt. If you're looking for couch-rumbling bas...

AVForums Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

“It’s remarkable how deep and powerful the SB-3000 is considering its relatively small cabinet. However, it never loses its sense of timing and precision, d...

Soundstage Praises the SB-3000 Subwoofer with a Reviewer's Choice Award

“Liver-massaging ultra-low bass. I felt I was simultaneously reaping the rewards of large and small woofer cones: slam and pressure, and nimble speed. Dug de...

SVS SB-3000 Subwoofer Reviewed by HomeTheaterReview.com

“A seriously sophisticated audio device, one that can render subtle differences in bass inflection, but with the capacity to slam hard. The power of the sub...

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SB-3000
Chest-thumping output and extreme low frequency extension with stunning refinement and musicality – reference subwoofer performance has never been available at this price from a cabinet of this size, ever. Measuring just over 15-inches cubed, the SB-3000 outperforms much larger subwoofers and takes command of a room sonically without taking over visually.

$ 999.99

  • Driver | 13"
  • Amplifier | 800 watts RMS (2500+ watts peak)
  • Freq. Response | 18-270Hz ±3 dB
  • Dimensions | 15.6" (H) 15.2" (W) 17.8" (D)

$ 999.99

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"I can't believe it produces the amount of low end it does in a 15-inch square cabinet. Long live SVS and their amazing subwoofers!" Residential Tech
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Check our Instagram to see the SB-3000 in real owner systems.

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“This sub has made all the difference! Amazing change that gave me the chest thump I was looking for even at low volumes.”- Jim D.
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PB-3000
Earth-shaking output, subterranean low frequency extension, crisp speed in transients and pinpoint control, the PB-3000 delivers reference subwoofer performance at a breakthrough price. Breathtakingly forceful and refined bass hits new lows.

$ 1,399.99

  • Driver | 13"
  • Amplifier | 800 watts RMS (2500+ watts peak)
  • Freq. Response | 16-260 Hz ±3 dB (standard mode)
    18-260 Hz ±3 dB (sealed mode)
  • Dimensions | 21.9” (H) 18.3” (W) 26” (D)

$ 1,399.99

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"No matter the volume, no matter how punishing the source material, it shrugged off everything. Composed and powerful is a nice combination" AVS Forum
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@SVS_Sound

Check our Instagram to see the PB-3000 in real owner systems.

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“Everything I was expecting and more!! SVS has hit the jackpot with this sub...”- Michael B.
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3000 Series Subwoofer Technology

Inspired Engineering for Immensely Deep and Powerful Bass with Pinpoint Control and Accuracy.

The new SVS 3000 Series technology ecosystem features important breakthroughs from the 16-Ultra Series and 4000 Series, the most awarded subwoofers in existence. This technology joins with exclusive 3000 Series innovations to set a new standard for subwoofer performance value. More people than ever can now enjoy room-shaking bass below the threshold of human hearing with revealing clarity and pinpoint accurate frequency response.

Click the callouts to learn about 3000 Series subwoofer technology.

Formidable All New SVS 13-inch Driver is an Iron Fist Inside a Velvet Glove.

All-new SVS 13-inch driver is the largest and most advanced available in this price range. The new design is packed with innovations to ensure incredible output and low frequency extension with accuracy in frequency response and pinpoint transient speed. A flat edge wound split-wind voice coil maximizes magnetics to ensure visceral, chest-pounding bass without sacrificing refinement or control. You’re always feeling the full intensity of every song or scene with no distortion or limiting at all volume levels.

Basket design and motor technology in the 3000 Series takes performance even further. An all new cast aluminum basket provides rigid housing and superior thermal cooling for the massive 40lb motor assembly. Two massive, dedicated toroidal ferrite magnets within the motor generate unparalleled levels of magnetic force to drive the highest levels of excursion, SPL and start/go power for the deepest and most authoritative bass possible.

Massive Power with Precise Control from 800 Watts RMS, 2,500+ Watts Peak Sledge Amplifier.

Conservatively rated at 800 watts RMS, 2,500 watts peak power Sledge STA-800D2 amplifier maximizes the full potential of the 13-inch driver with effortless power and absolute control. The innovative design combines the efficiency of a Class D amplifier with the ability to move colossal amounts of current through the fully discrete MOSFETs, enabling immense output with surgical precision resulting in outstanding real-world subwoofer performance at all drive levels.

A sophisticated 50Mhz High Resolution Analog Devices Audio DSP is the most advanced digital processor ever used in a subwoofer. The “brains” behind the serious brawn maintains pinpoint accuracy and pristine sound quality through advanced in-room tuning, optimized frequency response curves, powerful DSP controls and more.

Multiple Options for Bass Management and Subwoofer Control.

SVS Subwoofer Smartphone App

The 3000 Series subwoofer app is the most convenient way ever to control volume, access multiple DSP functions and program custom presets for one-touch tuning optimized for music, movies, gaming, and more. Adjust crossover frequencies, a three-band parametric EQ, polarity, room gain and more from your favorite seat.

The SVS subwoofer app also allows advanced customization so you can name your subwoofer for easy preset switching, choose the subwoofer standby mode and reset the subwoofer to factory settings. Bluetooth connectivity allows full control, even when the subwoofer is out of sight and bi-directional feedback shows adjustments in real time on both the app and rear panel subwoofer interface.

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New Rear Panel Intelligent Control Interface (ICI)

Designed specifically for the 3000 Series Subwoofers, the Intelligent Control Interface (ICI) on the rear panel of the 3000 Series cabinets provide control options for the subwoofer’s most critical functions. Adjustments can be made for volume based on listening preferences and content to achieve full and balanced bass response.

Other features of the ICI include a low pass filter to ensure smooth sonic transitions and seamless blending with loudspeakers and phase control to shift timing of subwoofer output to align with main speakers or additional subwoofers.