8" 2‑way powered full‑range loudspeaker

  • Integrated 800 watt power amplifier
  • Bi-amplified design with transducer protection
  • EV8L 8” high-output LF transducer
  • DH2005 1” exit true compression driver
  • 90° x 50° coverage pattern
  • Rotatable horn design
  • 126 dB maximum SPL
  • Selectable high-pass filter for use with subwoofers
  • Line and microphone inputs
  • Integral monitor angle on enclosure
  • Built-in pole mount
  • Lightweight (< 20 lbs) with integral handle for easy carrying

Electro-Voice engineers have raised the bar for portable sound once again, adding to the award-winning ZX loudspeaker family with the new ZXA1 – the self-powered version of the best-selling ZX1 compact two-way loudspeaker. ZXA1 is powered by an 800 watt amplifier module derived from EV’s world-tour-class Tour Grade series – amplifiers with audio quality and reliability proven at the very highest levels.


Freq. Response (-3dB) 60Hz-20kHz¹
Freq. Range (-10dB) 48Hz-20kHz¹
Max. Measured SPL 126dB¹, ³

Coverage (Horiz. x Vert.) 90° x 50°
Power Rating 800W
LF Transducer (1) EV-8L, 204mm (8") Woofer
HF Transducer DH-2005, 25mm (1") Exit Compression Driver
Crossover Frequency 1.8kHz
Connectors (1) XLR Mic Input with Gain Control, (1) XLR/TRS Combo Jack, (1) XLR Link Output
Enclosure Material ABS
Grille 18GA Steel with Black Powdercoat
Mains Requirements 100V: 80V-110V, 0.7A⁴, 50-60Hz
120V: 95V-132V, 0.6A⁴, 50-60Hz
230V: 190V-264V, 0.4A⁴, 50-60Hz
Dimensions (H x W x D) 457mm x 282mm x 264mm (17.99" x 11.10" x 10.39")
Net Weight 8.6kg (19.0lbs)
Shipping Weight 10.3kg (22.7lbs)



Name Language Size Date
ZXA1 & ZXA1-Sub Folleto ES 418KB 09.27.2012
ProSound Loudspeakers and Electronics Catalog EN 15.43MB 04.02.2019
Portable speakers catalog 2020 EMEA EN 9.22MB 01.21.2020
Portable speakers catalog 2020 NA EN 10.63MB 05.22.2020
ZXA1-Sub Overview EN 945KB 05.07.2012
Name Size Date
Environmental Compliance Document 148KB 10.03.2017
Etl, Zxa1-Sub, Authorization To Mark (Atm), Report No. 131217024Szn-001 Certificate 816KB 12.18.2019
ZXA1_D8A_NRTL_U8V-09-03-10591-050 UL Certificate of Compliance 640KB 12.18.2019
Zxa1-Sub Series, EC Declaration of Conformity 504KB 12.19.2020
Zxa1-Sub, Emc, Neutron Engineering, Certificate of Compliance, Verification 866KB 12.18.2019
Zxa1, EC Declaration of Conformity 918KB 12.18.2019
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ZxA1-90 Engineering Data Sheet EN 410KB 03.21.2012
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ZxA1 Series Loudspeaker Owners' Manual EN 3.97MB 03.06.2014

ZXA1 left-trans

ZXA1 rear panel-trans

ZXA1 rear-trans


ZXA1SUB Comboan

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ZXA1SUB Combole

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Name Language Size Date
Allgemeine Lieferbedingungen DE 184KB 11.30.2016
General Terms & Conditions of Deliver for Export Business EN 57KB 11.26.2014
Name Language Size Date
Audio 101 - Basic Audio Terminology EN 2.74MB 12.13.2012
Audio 101 - Loudspeaker Basics EN 3.02MB 12.13.2012
PA Bible 11: Portable Sound Systems for the Small Club EN 470KB 12.26.2007
The EV PA Bible EN 1.14MB 12.26.2007
The PA Bible Chapter Zero EN 1.14MB 06.11.2018
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