KRK Rokit RP8 G3 active studio monitor (single)
Continuing the legacy of performance ROKITs have become known for, the RP8 ROKIT Generation 3 is ideal if you are you're just starting out in desktop recording, or you've already laid down a few thousand tracks. Give a listen to the ROKIT Generation 3 line of monitors and experience a standard in performance and accuracy that raises the bar once again.
- Brand new Bi-amped, class A/B amplifier offering large headroom and low distortion
- Proprietary waveguide optimised for superior imaging
- 1 inch Soft-Dome tweeter provides pristine clarity and extended response up to 35kHz
- High-frequency adjustment tailors the system to personal taste
- Lightweight, glass-Aramid composite woofer delivers clear midrange and tight bass
- Low-frequency adjustment tailors the monitors to taste and adjusts for room acoustics
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KRK Systems is one of the worlds most respected manufacturers of studio reference monitors. In their state of the art design facility, KRK engineers create products that deliver natural and balanced spectral responses with low distortion and superior imaging. KRK Studio Monitors have been the professional's choice of recording engineers and artists for mixing and mastering hit records around the globe, as they need to hear every nuance of the audio being reproduced. KRK ROKIT Generation 3 monitors continue in this design philosophy, so regardless of your musical style, genre, or particular mixing needs, KRK Rokits deliver.
KRK's Rokit 8 G3 (Generation 3) powered studio monitors offer professional performance and accuracy for recording, mixing, mastering and playback. The RP8 G3 consists of a 1 inch soft dome tweeter and 8 inch glass-Aramid composite woofer. It delivers high frequencies up to 35kHz, vocal clarity and extended bass response. The proprietary bi-amped, class A/B amplifier grants SPL up to 109dB. The Rokit waveguide is designed to ensure detailed imaging in the listening position. The front-firing bass port reduces boundary coupling to allow flexible positioning in the room while the engineered surface reduces diffraction distortion. Multiple input connections ensure the Rokit RP8 G3 will easily integrate in any system configuration. For large recording rooms and high SPL monitor needs, the KRK Rokit 8 G3 will deliver any detail of performance through its large headroom.
Vocal clarity with extended bass response
Many manufacturers compromise the midrange frequencies in order to deliver lots of bass. KRK ROKIT Generation 3s sonic response gives you both: vocal clarity and low-frequency extension. Take your favourite vocal piece that includes a bass guitar. Notice how the KRK ROKIT presents, in detail, all the vocals and midrange audio, as well as the notes of the bass guitar.
Clean, tight bass reproduction
Everyone loves clean, tight bass reproduction. This is achieved with the proper tuning of the woofer, cabinet and port, otherwise you'll experience muddy bass. Grab a kick drum demo and notice how the KRK ROKIT's bass is tight and well defined.
High sound pressure levels — without distortion
Some monitors play loud, but distort at higher SPL's. At KRK, they believe if it isn't clean, it isn't true at any volume level. That's why you'll find precision limiters, matched to the amplifiers in every ROKIT, designed to maintain distortion free sound and balanced response. So turn up a ROKIT and hear not
just loud, but hear clean.
Precise imaging from defined sweet spot
Place yourself in the sweet spot and listen to any demo selection: now notice the crisp defined image and depth that the ROKIT provides. See how you can hear each vocal and instrument where the recording engineer placed them. Even if you move your head off axis you will notice the sound character remains consistent and you don't lose either side of your mix.
Clean high-frequency extension
Some monitors boost high-frequencies or use gimmicky tweeters to achieve what appears to be superior high-frequency reproduction. The result often is a harsh high-end that quickly becomes fatiguing particularly at high volumes. Listen to the ROKIT at any SPL and note the high-frequencies are crisp, clean and don't overwhelm the rest of the audio range.
KRK RP8 G3 Rokit Active Studio Monitor Specifications
System type: Active Monitor
HF Transducer: 1 inch silk dome tweeter
LF Transducer: 8 inch Aramid glass composite woofer
Frequency Range: (-10dB) 35Hz – 35kHz
Crossover Freq.: 2.0kHz
Total Power: 100 Watts
HF Power: 25 Watts
LF Power: 75 Watts
Peak SPL: 109 dB
Auto-Standby: 30 minutes
Cabinet Material: MDF
Connectors: Unbalanced RCA, Balanced TRS and XLR
Controls: HF Level Adjust, LF Level Adjust, System Volume
Dimensions: (D x W x H): 315 x 275 x 396 mm / 12.4 x 10.8 x 15.6 inches
Weight: 11.2 Kgs / 24.6 Lbs.