The Prommercial SM516 is as versatile a loudspeaker as its name clearly suggests it, fit for both professional and commercial use. Even more, this unit can be used equally satisfactory in both indoor and outdoor applications and even in marine ones as well. Public address and paging in airports, hotels, boardrooms, cruise ships, casinos, covention centers, restaurants, offices, houses of worship or retail stores, you name it and the Sonance Prommercial SM516 will do it.
Especially when it comes to outdoor sound, new restrictions have to be taken into consideration: inclement weather and large temperature variations, dust and wind and so on; Sonance did this and have come with a wonderful outdoor loudspeaker in the body of the Prommercial SM516 – one unit that is invulnerable to the harsh outdoor conditions while keeping on delivering you a great acoustic response.
The cabinet is weather-resistant and sports terminal protection further shielding the loudspeakers connectors against moisture and other inclement weather conditions. On the inside, the Sonance Prommercial SM516 sports a 2-way architecture, with a 5.25” woofer and a slightly-recessed 19mm tweeter, loaded in a small waveguide. While the bass/midrange drivers run with a polypropylene cone with rubber surround, the tweeter has a cloth dome: this driver complement delivers audio from 55Hz to 20kHz for a neat frequency range suiting most multimedia.
The Sonance Prommercial SM516 sports an almost unlimited placing versatility: it can be loaded in both horizontal or vertical positions and comes with an included C-bracket. It can blast as much as 100W RMS peak, with 50W continuous power rating and works in 8 Ohms with a 89dB sensitivity. The Sonance Prommercial SM516 comes with perforated aluminum grilles, in white or black finish.