Power and class, these are the first two things that come in mind as you set your eyes on the Electra SW 1000 Be subwoofer from Focal. In case you think your Focal (or any other brand) stereo array hasn't got anymore the LF response you crave for and you want to reinforce your sound with a huge amount of bass... or even if you think about how your custom-built home cinema system should look and sound like, the sub from Focal's Electra series is one answer that simply cannot pas unnoticed.
The Focal Electra SW 1000 Be comes in a neat cabinet made of 2” thick wood panels breathing noblesse and high class. The internal reinforcements and strutting ensure a resistance against vibrations and unwanted resonance that is close to perfection; despite the size and the power it features, this subwoofer's sound is not affected by cavity coloration some other units are trying to either fight or conceal.
On the inside, the Focal Electra SW 1000 Be runs with top-notch components that sport extreme performance but retain the audiophile characteristics despite their ruggedness. We're talking a massive 13” woofer with enormous magnet motor structure for fast and authoritative bass deployment; this giant structures are helped in the precise movement by a rubber surround , extending the throw of the diaphragm; even more, the cone is concave for even more efficiency.
This most serious woofer is driven by a brutal BASH amplifier that can deliver 600 thundering Watts RMS, allowing you to experience extreme explosive bass with any kind of audio multimedia. The BASH architecture combines the fidelity of the A Class with the raw power of the D Class, offering to the listener both a tremendous response and the high definition of audiophile bass, while the 24-bit digital processor helps you customize the sonic wave for optimal listening in any room.
The Focal Electra SW 1000 Be runs from insane 18 to 160Hz and its bass reflex port outputs no venting noise. This bass unit sports enhanced processing and tweaking options including an adjustable subsonic filter, adjustable phase, Boost mode, Night mode, 3 user memories, LFe/Stereo/Digital enter. It can go in your room for around $4,000.