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Crown XLS1000 Pro XLS PA Power Amplifier

Crown XLS1000 Pro XLS PA Power Amplifier
Crown XLS1000 Pro XLS PA Power Amplifier
Crown XLS1000 Pro XLS PA Power Amplifier

Crown XLS1000 Pro XLS PA Power Amplifier

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Crown XLS1000 Power Amplifier

Crown's XLS Series amplifiers define the standard for portable PA systems with unmatched performance, technology and affordability. Its advantageous flexibility includes multiple inputs so you can plug in anything and play anywhere, along with several system setup configurations. The integrated crossovers and switch-mode power supply produce superior sound, and Peakx™ limiters protect your speakers. Weighing less than 12 pounds, compared to 40 pounds for its competitors, it's much easier to set up and move from show to show. Simply put, the XLS is most reliable, versatile, efficient amp available today.

XLS Features

  • XLS High Performance, Lightweight Class D amp weighs less than 11 lbs.
  • Integrated PureBand™ Crossover System for better performance and control
  • Peakx™ Limiters provide maximum output while protecting your speakers
  • XLR, 1/4", RCA inputs provide outstanding flexibility
  • Efficient forced-air fans prevent excessive thermal buildup
  • Electronically balanced XLR inputs; touchproof binding post and Speakon® outputs
  • Precision detented level controls, power switch, power LED, and six LEDs which indicate signal, clip and fault for each channel
  • Three-Year, No-Fault, Fully Transferable Warranty completely protects your investment and guarantees its specifications

XLS1000 Wattage:
  • Stereo, 2 ohms (per ch.) - 550w
  • Stereo, 4 ohms (per ch.) - 350w
  • Stereo, 8 ohms (per ch.) - 215w
  • Bridge-Mono, 8 ohms - 700w
  • Bridge-Mono, 4 ohms - 1100w

XLS Series with Integrated DriveCore™ Technology

The XLS Series of power amplifiers from Crown define the standard for live sound systems with unmatched performance, technology, and affordability.

This high-performance line consists of four models each providing enormous power and flexibility thanks to the integrated DriveCore™ Technology, PureBand™ Crossover System and Peakx™ limiters. And weighing in at only 10 lbs or less, they provide the ultimate in lightweight portability.

Generating chest-thumping lows and crystal clear highs, the four models in the series – the XLS1000, XLS1500, XLS2000, and XLS2500 – are engineered to meet any demanding audio requirements – reliably and within budget.

Every XLS Series amplifier is backed by Crown's unequaled Three-Year, No-Fault, Fully Transferable Warranty that covers everything.

With over five decades of experience designing and building rock-solid products, Crown is the standard in amplifier technology. So check out the Crown XLS Series. They are a powerful argument for performance, flexibility, and value!

Integrated DriveCore™ Technology

Class D amplifiers are notable for extraordinarily high efficiency and being well suited for driving difficult reactive loads such as subwoofers. However, their performance can suffer impaired performance on marginal and unstable AC line supplies.

To overcome this obstacle, Crown engineers developed DriveCore™ Technology – a proprietary hybrid analog-digital integrated circuit (IC) developed with Texas Instruments that drives the "front end" of the Class D output stage. Over 60 years of Crown's design knowledge and experience went into the development of this technology resulting in truly remarkable benefits.

DriveCore™ Technology provides an extremely wide-tolerance with regards to sagging or "dirty" AC line conditions providing consistent performance without affecting audio quality. This means that your performance will not be compromised by fluctuating generator power or overloading by lighting rigs, backline gear, etc.

In addition, DriveCore™ Technology's patented feedback and PWM modulation circuits enable fast recovery on peak transients, accurate reproduction of low-level detail, and precise tracking of low-frequencies at high power levels for maximum subwoofer output.

Advanced Switched-Mode Power Supply

This advanced power supply is highly efficient and optimized for maximum power transfer from the AC line through the Class D output stage to the loudspeakers. A benefit to this is substantial weight reduction when compared to older 60Hz transformer-based power supplies. All four models in the line weigh 10 pounds or less with no compromise in performance. This makes the XLS Series the benchmark for high performance lightweight portability.

Peakx limiters

Peakx limiters provide the ultimate in performance and protection for your entire system. This advanced algorithm was specifically developed and tuned to work with this amplifier and power-supply to achieve higher SPL will less audible artifacts. This means less distortion, less shutdowns, and maximum safe power delivered to your speakers. The Peakx™ limiters can be easily turned on or off by channel right from the front panel eliminating the need to be digging around in the back of the dark rack.

Crown Pro XLS Series Minimum Guaranteed Power
per channel, both channels driven
  XLS 1000
XLS 1500
XLS 2000
XLS 2500
Stereo, 2 ohms
(per ch.)
550W 775W 1050W 1550W
Stereo, 4 ohms
(per ch.)
350W 525W 650W 775W
Stereo, 8 ohms
(per ch.)
215W 300W 375W 440W
8 ohms
700W 1050W 1300W 1550W
4 ohms
1100W 1550W 2100W 2400W

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how many watts
null on Feb 12, 2010
BEST ANSWER: 2? Dual (per channel) 550W
4? Dual (per channel) 350W
8? Dual (per channel) 215W
8? Bridge 700W
4? Bridge-Mono 1,100W
Which amp would be a perfect for a set of Behringer B215XL speakers, the Crown XLS1000 or XLS15000?
Chris on Oct 1, 2013
BEST ANSWER: The perfect amp for a pair of Behringer B215XL is the Crown XLS-15000.
XLS1500 Wattage: Stereo, 8 ohms (per ch.) - 300w.
I am trying to get the right amp.. I have the behringer 215XL they are 1000 watts each which amp would work???
DJ Rain on Apr 23, 2012
BEST ANSWER: In order to run those speakers properly you will need at least 350w per channel in 8 ohms. I would recommend the XLS2000. The XLS1000 would get sound to come out of the speakers but you will have to be running the amp at near full volume all the time wich is hard on it. Spend the extra money and get an amp that has at least 1.5 times the continuos power rating at the proper ohms rating, it will prolong the life of the amp and sound better. If you have any more questions feel free to give us a call if you have any more questions. 800-945-9300.
how many speakers can i plug into amp?
Former Customer on Nov 30, 2011
BEST ANSWER: It all depends on how many watts the speakers can put out. Please call us at 1800-268-5520 for more information on this amp and others that we carry in stock.
Crown XLS1000 Reviews
4.7 / 5.0
3 Reviews
5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star
Ridiculous power to weight ratio
Pros: Good Power Output,Easy To Set Up,Great Sound Quality

I bought this amp to power a small 150 watt/channel system to DJ small venues, weddings, house parties and when I use my bigger setup, it is used to power my booth monitors. This amp is a powerhouse, along with the whole line of XLS amps. For being only 11 pounds, 13 when you put it in a 2 space amp case, its light as a feather. Compared that to my old Crown Powerbase 2 that is literally like 60-70 pounds.

This amp has never failed me, and in most cases, I would usually have wedding venues asking me to turn down the volume before the amp would even come close to clipping, therefore making the sound quality, not only sharp and crisp, but pretty loud as well.

My only gripe is the built in crossover. It is sometimes difficult to select your highpass and lowpass filters and modes, and sometimes, you aren't sure if the mode is properly engaged. But, in a crossover bypass mode, with a simple speaker setup, its easy plug and play with great sound out of the box with no messing with the EQ.
March 20, 2014
Pros: Accurate Controls,Easy Setup,Great Sound Quality,Good value,Good Power Output,Made in America,Energy Efficient
Cons: None

used mostly in studio and small venues for vocals and to mic lo power guitar, amp real happy so far, time will tell, great warranty I hope I never have to use [...]
May 5, 2010
over 7 years ago
I would buy this again.
Pros: Easy To Set Up,Energy Efficient,Accurate Controls

Use it in my dj business.
February 24, 2014
over 3 years ago
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