EV engineering and innovation working together for maximum sonic impact.
The EKX series is the newest member of the Electro‑Voice portable loudspeaker family, and combines legendary EV sound quality and reliability with the latest technology — all in a compact package suitable for a wide range of sound reinforcement scenarios, including musicians/DJs and live/club/installed sound applications.
The EKX series features eight models (four powered and four passive), including 12" and 15" two-way models and 15" and 18" subwoofers. EKX is positioned above the ZLX and ELX series and below the ETX series.
Signal Synchronized Transducers™ (SST)
EV‑patented Signal Synchronized Transducers™ (SST) waveguide design on full‑range models provides precise and consistent coverage.
Ideal for portable and installed applications
Lightweight, compact 15‑mm wood enclosures with internal bracing, durable EVCoat finish, eight M10 threaded mounting points (full‑range models), aluminum pole‑mounts, and all‑metal handles. Subs feature large slot ports for low distortion and excellent bass extension, and are equipped with a metal grille reinforcement bar.
- 1600 W (peak), 133 dB peak SPL on the EKX-15S utilizing highsensitivity transducers designed and engineered by EV.
- Lightweight, compact 15-mm wood enclosure with internal bracing, and durable EVCoat finish.
- Large slot ports for low distortion and excellent bass extension.
- Metal grille reinforcement bar (two bars on the EKX-18S).
- M20 threaded pole mount plate.
- Axial Sensitivity (SPL, 1 W @ 1 m) 95 dB
- Maximum SPL 133 dB Maximum SPL is measured at 1 m using broadband pink noise at rated peak power rating
- Nominal Impedance 8 Ω
- Power Handling (Continuous / Peak) 400 W/1600 W
- Frequency Response (-3 dB) 60 Hz - 100 Hz Half Space Measurement
- Frequency Response (-10 dB) 40 Hz - 300 Hz Half Space Measurement
- Recommended High-Pass Frequency 35 Hz
- LF Transducer EVS-15C 381 mm (15 in)
- Minimum Impedance 7.5 Ω
- Connector Type Dual NL4
- Enclosure Material 15 mm, plywood with EVCoat
- Grill 18 AWG steel with powdercoat
- Height 455 mm (17.91")
- Width 530 mm (20.87")
- Depth 551 mm (21.69")
- Weight Net 24.9 kg (54.9 lbs)
- Shipping Weight 31.3 kg (69 lbs)