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.

AVSForum - Recommended 2021 Award
The Master Switch - Editor's Choice Award
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

User Reviews

Jeremy B. Reviews the 3000 Micro Subwoofer

"I have a high end 2 channel system and it was just lacking a little "low end". To say I'm blown away is an understatement. You have built an absolutely incr...

EEWdad reviews the 3000 Micro Subwoofer

"if you are looking for terrific bass performance in a small form factor, this is it. Great-looking, too."- EEWdad.

Ross K. Reviews the 3000 Micro Subwoofer

"This is a fantastic subwoofer. I'm using it for a desktop system primarily focused on music."- Ross K.

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

Stereophile Reviews the 3000 Micro Subwoofer

“Music had significantly more air, space, reverb, trails, timbre, nuance, and emotion. I was deeply impressed. Highly Recommended!”

Speaker Ninja Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

"Delivers exceptional performance. Whether you have an upgraded home theater system or a simple hi-fi setup, this subwoofer enhances your sound enigmaticall...

YouTuber ‘TwoGuyzTech’ Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

"This subwoofer produces tactile bass that is tight, impactful and really pressurizes a room. Great for music and movies, definitely the best subwoofer I’ve...

YouTuber ‘Joe N Tell’ Reviews the 3000 Micro Subwoofer

"You get the best bang for your buck with this micro subwoofer as it will definitely fill your room with low end bass output that you wont expect, with auth...

YouTuber ‘Youthman’ Reviews the 3000 Micro Subwoofer

"A beauty for a micro subwoofer and perfect for small to medium size rooms. Great output with incredible app control, just blown away by its performance. De...

HT Guys Podcast Reviews the 3000 Micro Subwoofer

"Hard to believe a small subwoofer like this could produce sound so big. It performs like subwoofers twice its size. You’ve heard the term 'punches above it...

TED Publications Reviews the 3000 Micro with SoundPath Wireless Audio Adapter

"It is amazing how the sonic assault of a subwoofer this small made me smile. Added depth with enough rumble and kick to boot. Very naturalistic tone. Highl...

Home Theater HiFi Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

"The SVS SB-3000 is a great subwoofer, period. I like many things about this subwoofer: its compact size, its handsome look, its great build quality, its gri...

YouTuber “Zero Fidelity” Reviews 3000 Micro and SB-1000 Pro Subwoofer

"You definitely get your moneys worth with either of these subwoofers. For under $1,000, the 3000 Micro is great for music and home theater, and gives you na...

3000 Micro Subwoofer Receives Home Cinema Choice's "Best Buy" Award

“Slam, depth, and output all beguile. I was feeling battered and bruised by the performance of this cute cube. Its upper-range bass performance felt spot-on ...

HomeTheaterReview.com Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

"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...

Audioholics Honors PB-3000 Subwoofer in “Best Powered Subwoofers under $1,500 for 2021”

"A competent deep bass digger with strong output to below 20Hz. PB-3000 may be our favorite subwoofer that SVS has yet produced. Another great well-rounded ...

The Master Switch Honors SB-3000 Subwoofer with “Favorite Gear Reviewed 2020”

"Truly impressed us. The audio quality felt so clean and natural, delivering excellent raw power while never compromising on detail and clarity. We couldn’t...

3000 Micro Subwoofer Receives SoundStage Reviewer's Choice Award

“The 3000 Micro performed remarkably well for its size—and looks great. And SVS’s app is very useful. I was wowed by the bass extension, slam, and low-freque...

Home Media Entertainment Reviews the SB-3000 Subwoofer

“It was not only amazing the kind of power such a small sealed cabinet could produce, and it could produce a lot. It was also the kind of control it had ove...

SB-3000 Subwoofer Receives The Master Switch's "Editors Choice" Award

“What SVS have done with their DSP here is nothing short of miraculous. Quite simply, it leaves its competitors in the dust. Audio quality was meaty and mus...

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...

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3000 Micro
Chest-pounding, musical bass with accuracy and depth from a shockingly compact 10-inch cabinet that fits anywhere. The miniature yet mighty SVS 3000 Micro subwoofer seamlessly blends into any room and speaker system, energizing the space with astonishingly rich, effortless, and detailed bass that’s all the more impressive given its micro-sized enclosure. Features fully active dual opposing 8-inch drivers, 800 watt RMS, 2,500 watt Peak Power Sledge STA-800D2 amplifier with discreet MOSFET output, and the SVS subwoofer control smartphone app for advanced tuning of the DSP.

$ 799.99

  • Driver | Active Dual Opposing 8-inch
  • Amplifier | 800 watts RMS (2500+ watts peak)
  • Freq. Response | 23-240 Hz ±3 dB
  • Dimensions | 10.9” (H) 11.7” (W) 10.7” (D)

$ 799.99

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

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

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.

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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.