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  • Wilson Audio: Sasha Series-2
    alignment of the leading edge of transients emanating from the individual drivers in a multi way loudspeaker results in natural harmonic expression transient speed and a sense of listening ease The obsessive attention to proper correction of the time domain errors caused by multi driver systems is in large part why Wilson loudspeakers sound like live music The Sasha Series 2 features an exponential increase in the number of time domain adjustment settings available making correct alignment possible for a much greater range of listening distances and ear heights Proprietary Cabinet Materials The material to which a driver is mounted provides the launch pad for cone excursions Years of empirical listening trials and materials testing most recently with Wilson s Laser Vibrometer have shown that different materials provide optimum baffles for different drivers Wilson s proprietary X Material is the ideal launch pad for woofers and tweeters The research surrounding the original Sasha led to the development of S Material which was ideally suited to Sasha s midrange driver Given that model s continuous slope baffle however the practical choice of baffle material became an either or proposition Now with Series 2 s angled front the tweeter gets X Material and the midrange is mounted on its optimum launch pad S Material Custom Version of the Convergent Synergy Tweeter The magic of Wilson s midrange driver is in no small part due to its ability to cover almost the entire mid band without interruption of the crossover including in the male vocal region The Wilson mid is unsurpassed for its harmonic coherence and dynamic alacrity But it also means that the driver is large and therefore limited in its upper frequency range The previous Sasha featured an inverted titanium dome tweeter that proved a successful and coherent match to Wilson

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  • Wilson Audio: Sasha Series-2
    live music The Sasha Series 2 features an exponential increase in the number of time domain adjustment settings available making correct alignment possible for a much greater range of listening distances and ear heights Proprietary Cabinet Materials The material to which a driver is mounted provides the launch pad for cone excursions Years of empirical listening trials and materials testing most recently with Wilson s Laser Vibrometer have shown that different materials provide optimum baffles for different drivers Wilson s proprietary X Material is the ideal launch pad for woofers and tweeters The research surrounding the original Sasha led to the development of S Material which was ideally suited to Sasha s midrange driver Given that model s continuous slope baffle however the practical choice of baffle material became an either or proposition Now with Series 2 s angled front the tweeter gets X Material and the midrange is mounted on its optimum launch pad S Material Custom Version of the Convergent Synergy Tweeter The magic of Wilson s midrange driver is in no small part due to its ability to cover almost the entire mid band without interruption of the crossover including in the male vocal region The Wilson mid is unsurpassed for its harmonic coherence and dynamic alacrity But it also means that the driver is large and therefore limited in its upper frequency range The previous Sasha featured an inverted titanium dome tweeter that proved a successful and coherent match to Wilson s midrange driver During its decade long development it evolved such that it uniquely excelled in the areas of low distortion resolution of micro and macro dynamics and harmonic expression It was developed to play down to the one kilohertz region with low distortion and high power handling ability Four years ago the Wilson design

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  • Wilson Audio: Sasha Series-2
    obsessive attention to proper correction of the time domain errors caused by multi driver systems is in large part why Wilson loudspeakers sound like live music The Sasha Series 2 features an exponential increase in the number of time domain adjustment settings available making correct alignment possible for a much greater range of listening distances and ear heights Proprietary Cabinet Materials The material to which a driver is mounted provides the launch pad for cone excursions Years of empirical listening trials and materials testing most recently with Wilson s Laser Vibrometer have shown that different materials provide optimum baffles for different drivers Wilson s proprietary X Material is the ideal launch pad for woofers and tweeters The research surrounding the original Sasha led to the development of S Material which was ideally suited to Sasha s midrange driver Given that model s continuous slope baffle however the practical choice of baffle material became an either or proposition Now with Series 2 s angled front the tweeter gets X Material and the midrange is mounted on its optimum launch pad S Material Custom Version of the Convergent Synergy Tweeter The magic of Wilson s midrange driver is in no small part due to its ability to cover almost the entire mid band without interruption of the crossover including in the male vocal region The Wilson mid is unsurpassed for its harmonic coherence and dynamic alacrity But it also means that the driver is large and therefore limited in its upper frequency range The previous Sasha featured an inverted titanium dome tweeter that proved a successful and coherent match to Wilson s midrange driver During its decade long development it evolved such that it uniquely excelled in the areas of low distortion resolution of micro and macro dynamics and harmonic expression It

    Original URL path: http://www.wilsonaudio.com/products/sasha-series-2/features/feature=award (2016-04-24)
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  • Wilson Audio: Sasha Series-2
    a compact and simple loudspeaker that could provide a degree of musical enjoyment rivaling and even surpas sing much larger systems This seemingly simple idea redefined how the au dio community viewed high end loudspeakers Twenty five years later as we begin shipping Wilson Audio s latest iteration of the successor to the classic WATT PUPPY we thought it might be a good time to review how far we ve come In this video Dave and Daryl Wilson outline the d Sasha Series 2 Technology and Sasha Series 2 The Legacy Con Announcing Wilson Audio s Newe Sasha Series 2 Videos Images News Awards Introduction Features Specifications Technical Specs Drivers Tweeter Size 1 inch Dome 2 54 cm Enclosure Type Rear Ported X Material Midrange Size 7 inches 17 78 cm Enclosure Type Rear Ported X Material Woofers Sizes 8 inch 20 32 cm 8 inch 20 32 cm Enclosure Type Rear Ported X Material Measurements Nominal Impedance 4 ohms minimum 2 17 ohms 90 Hz Sensitivity 92 dB 1W 1m 1k Frequency Response 20 Hz 27 kHz 3 dB room average response Minimum Amplified Power 20 Watts per channel Dimensions Height 45 1 8 inches 114 61 cm without

    Original URL path: http://www.wilsonaudio.com/products/sasha-series-2/specs/feature=video (2016-04-24)
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  • Wilson Audio: Sasha Series-2
    Rear Ported X Material Midrange Size 7 inches 17 78 cm Enclosure Type Rear Ported X Material Woofers Sizes 8 inch 20 32 cm 8 inch 20 32 cm Enclosure Type Rear Ported X Material Measurements Nominal Impedance 4 ohms minimum 2 17 ohms 90 Hz Sensitivity 92 dB 1W 1m 1k Frequency Response 20 Hz 27 kHz 3 dB room average response Minimum Amplified Power 20 Watts per channel

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  • Wilson Audio: Sasha Series-2
    AVHub Sasha Series 2 Videos Images News Awards Introduction Features Specifications Technical Specs Drivers Tweeter Size 1 inch Dome 2 54 cm Enclosure Type Rear Ported X Material Midrange Size 7 inches 17 78 cm Enclosure Type Rear Ported X Material Woofers Sizes 8 inch 20 32 cm 8 inch 20 32 cm Enclosure Type Rear Ported X Material Measurements Nominal Impedance 4 ohms minimum 2 17 ohms 90 Hz

    Original URL path: http://www.wilsonaudio.com/products/sasha-series-2/specs/feature=award (2016-04-24)
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  • Wilson Audio: Sophia Series-3
    once observed that when the original Sophia was launched in 2001 it was inevitably described in the audio press as Wilson Audio s entry level floor standing loudspeaker While Sophia remains Wilson s most affordable floorstander focusing on price obscures an important fact which was that price was incidental to Sophia s actual design objective What Dave and the Wilson design team set out to create was a loudspeaker that unlike its siblings at the time X 1 GrandSLAMM and WATT Puppy was less demanding of rooms and electronics Sophia was designed to be a product easy to drive easy to own and one that invited its owner to just relax into the enjoyment of music Nevertheless Sophia s true magic is that a speaker designed to sound so good with modest electronics will still reveal the nuance and detail of state of the art gear Impressive sales aside it is Sophia cult status among audiophiles which speaks to the success of the original vision It is not uncommon for Wilson customers who could easily afford the company s more expensive loudspeakers to choose Sophia just because they love the sound Drivers Crossover Since Sophia Series 2 was introduced Wilson Audio has made vast improvements in driver technology The tweeter developed for MAXX Series 3 and subsequently used in Sasha W P features a new topology that reduces the back wave reflections which otherwise propagate through the diaphragm adding noise and distortion to the primary signal By significantly reducing this source of distortion the highs have more dynamics air and resolution free of the grain nearly all other tweeters exhibit This tweeter is now part of Sophia Series 3 The proprietary Wilson midrange driver which transformed the sound of Alexandria X2 Series 2 and was subsequently deployed in MAXX and

    Original URL path: http://www.wilsonaudio.com/products/sophia-series-3/feature=video/video=introducing-sophia-series-3 (2016-04-24)
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  • Wilson Audio: Sophia Series-3
    Loudspeaker Th Dave Wilson talks about new So Sophia Series 3 Videos Images News Awards Introduction Specifications Sophia Series 3 Dave Wilson once observed that when the original Sophia was launched in 2001 it was inevitably described in the audio press as Wilson Audio s entry level floor standing loudspeaker While Sophia remains Wilson s most affordable floorstander focusing on price obscures an important fact which was that price was incidental to Sophia s actual design objective What Dave and the Wilson design team set out to create was a loudspeaker that unlike its siblings at the time X 1 GrandSLAMM and WATT Puppy was less demanding of rooms and electronics Sophia was designed to be a product easy to drive easy to own and one that invited its owner to just relax into the enjoyment of music Nevertheless Sophia s true magic is that a speaker designed to sound so good with modest electronics will still reveal the nuance and detail of state of the art gear Impressive sales aside it is Sophia cult status among audiophiles which speaks to the success of the original vision It is not uncommon for Wilson customers who could easily afford the company s more expensive loudspeakers to choose Sophia just because they love the sound Drivers Crossover Since Sophia Series 2 was introduced Wilson Audio has made vast improvements in driver technology The tweeter developed for MAXX Series 3 and subsequently used in Sasha W P features a new topology that reduces the back wave reflections which otherwise propagate through the diaphragm adding noise and distortion to the primary signal By significantly reducing this source of distortion the highs have more dynamics air and resolution free of the grain nearly all other tweeters exhibit This tweeter is now part of Sophia Series

    Original URL path: http://www.wilsonaudio.com/products/sophia-series-3/feature=video/video=building-a-new-loudspeaker-the-creation-of-sophia-series-3 (2016-04-24)
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