EKX-12

12" passive loudspeaker

  • EKX-12: 1400 W (peak), 131 dB peak SPL utilizing high-sensitivity transducers designed and engineered by EV.
  • EV-patented Signal Synchronized Transducers (SST) waveguide design provides precise and consistent coverage.
  • Lightweight, compact 15-mm wood enclosure with internal bracing, and durable EVCoat finish.
  • Eight M10 threaded mounting points, aluminum pole mounts, and all-metal handles.
  • 90˚ x 60˚ pattern for best coverage on mid-size stages. 40˚ monitor angle with rubber feet.

Specifications

Frequency Range (-10 dB) 55 Hz - 20 kkHz (Full Space Measurement)
Suspension (8) M10 threaded mounting points
Minimum Impedance 7.5Ω

HF Transducer DH-1M 1-inch titanium compression driver
Speaker Type Full-Range, two-way
Woofer Size 12inch
Powered or Passive Passive
Frequency Response (-3 dB)¹ 82 Hz - 18 kHz (Full Space Measurement)
Max. SPL/1m (calc)² 131dB
Coverage (Nominal -6 dB) H 90°
LF Transducer EVS-12M 300 mm (12 in)
Power Rating 1400W
Crossover Frequency 1.6 kHz
Connector Type Dual NL4
Enclosure Material 15 mm, plywood with EVCoat
Grille 18 AWG steel with powdercoat
Height 23.9" (607mm)
Recommended High-Pass Frequency 55Hz
Width 14.76" (375mm)
Depth 14.02" (356mm)
Weight Net 38.36lbs (17.4kg)
Shipping Weight 47.18lbs (21.4kg)
Family EKX
Axial Sensitivity (SPL, 1 W @ 1 m) 95dB
Power Handling (Continuous / Peak) 350 W/1400W
Maximum SPL 131dB (Maximum SPL is measured at 1 m using broadband pink noise at rated peak power rating)
Passive Power Handling 1400W peak
Nominal Impedance

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Downloads

Name Language Size Date
ProSound Loudspeakers and Electronics Catalog EN 15.43MB Apr 2, 2019
Portable speakers catalog 2021 NA EN 6.45MB Feb 20, 2021
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EKX EN60065:2014 + AC:2016 242KB Dec 18, 2019
EKX-12P_EKX-15P_CB-CERT_DK-43601-UL UL Certificate of Compliance 181KB Dec 18, 2019
Ekx-12P, Ekx-15P, Emc, Certificate No. A621-Bc30-E331-488D Certificate 415KB Dec 18, 2019
Ekx-12P, Ekx-15P, Emc, Dongguan Emtek Certificate No. Ed150107037E 269KB Dec 18, 2019
Ekx-12P, Ekx-15P, Low Voltage Directive (Lvd), Dongguan Emtek Certificate No. Ed150107037S 455KB Dec 18, 2019
Ekx-12P, Ekx-15P, Verification of Conformity (Voc), Dongguan Emtek Certificate No. Ed150107036E Certificate 267KB Dec 18, 2019
Environmental Compliance Document 148KB Oct 3, 2017
Etl, Ekx-12P, Ekx-15P, Authorization To Mark (Atm), Intertek Certificate No. 150114024Szn-001 Certificate 115KB Dec 18, 2019
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EKX Simplified Cabinet CAD Drawing ZIP 7.42MB Jun 9, 2015
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All Electrovoice EASE ZIP 598.1MB Mar 24, 2021
EKX EASE Data ZIP 212KB Jan 24, 2018
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EKX-12 Engineering Data Sheet EN 498KB Feb 5, 2015
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EKX Full-Range Loudspeaker Accessories Installation Note EN 2.36MB Jul 1, 2019
EKX Passive Loudspeakers User Manual EN 3.37MB May 27, 2016
Altavoces EKX pasivos Manual ES 3.38MB May 27, 2016
Altifalantes EKX passivos Manual PT 3.36MB Jan 5, 2017
EKX Passive 说明书 ZH 3.97MB May 27, 2016
EKX パッシブスピーカー マニュアル JA 3.54MB May 27, 2016
EKX 패시브형 라우드 스피커 설치 매뉴얼 KO 3.47MB May 27, 2016
EKX-Passivlautsprecher Benutzerhandbuch DE 3.38MB May 27, 2016
Enceintes passives EKX Guide FR 3.38MB May 27, 2016

FrontHero 12P

EV EKXAcc 15 CVR le

EV EKXAcc 15 CVR pocket

EV EKXAcc BRKT12

EV EKXAcc BRKT15Hardware

EV EKXAcc TCA

PoleInsert 12P

SideViewHighlightingHandles 12P

TopThreeQuarterRigging 12P

Name Language Size Date
Warranty conditions for Electro-Voice products in North America EN 160KB Sep 14, 2020
General Terms & Conditions of Deliver for Export Business EN 57KB Nov 26, 2014
Allgemeine Lieferbedingungen DE 184KB Nov 30, 2016
Name Language Size Date
Audio 101 - Basic Audio Terminology EN 2.74MB Dec 13, 2012
Audio 101 - Loudspeaker Basics EN 3.02MB Dec 13, 2012
EASE Data Explanation EN 934KB Nov 17, 2015
PA Bible 02: Power Handling Capacity EN 422KB Dec 26, 2007
PA Bible 11: Portable Sound Systems for the Small Club EN 470KB Dec 26, 2007
The EV PA Bible EN 1.14MB Dec 26, 2007
The PA Bible Chapter Zero EN 1.14MB Jun 11, 2018

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