Legendary Acoustics, Seamless Coverage and Plug and Play Portability Create Ideal Solution for Education, Hospitality and Musicians

HARMAN Professional Solutions, the global leader in audio, video, lighting and control technologies, today announced JBL Professional’s introduction of the JBL IRX ONE All-in-One Column PA. Featuring an advanced acoustic package, 3-channel mixer and Bluetooth 5.0 audio streaming; IRX ONE is an incredibly easy-to-use system that’s road-tested and can be carried with one hand.

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IRX ONE incorporates concert line array-inspired directivity control, resulting in a custom-tuned, C-shaped array. Equipped with six 2" high-frequency drivers, the array delivers exceptional clarity, a wide sweet spot, and seamless front-to-back coverage. Additionally, the 8" woofer employs a bass-reflex design, ensuring accurate low-frequency response down to 40 Hz.

Designed to cater to a diverse range of users, IRX ONE includes a convenient 3-channel mixer with support for the most popular connection types as well as integrated iconic dbx automatic feedback suppression (AFS) and Soundcraft-powered audio ducking.

"What truly sets IRX ONE apart is its plug and play simplicity,” said Brandon Knudsen, Product Manager for Portable PA Solutions, HARMAN Professional. “We’ve heard from so many education, hospitality and music professionals looking for a pro-grade system that not only sounds great but is really easy for anyone to use. With IRX ONE, this system does just that. Just plug in your mic, instrument or Bluetooth-streamed audio source and let the music or the presentation do the talking right away without a complicated setup getting in your way".

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Feature Highlights:

Advanced Acoustic Technology and Seamless Coverage

IRX ONE’s concert line array-inspired C-shaped column includes six 2” high-frequency drivers for seamless coverage, rich clarity and a wide sweet spot. IRX ONE features an 8” woofer with a bass-reflex design to ensure low frequency response down to 40 Hz.

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Ergonomically-Optimised Design

Easy to carry with one hand; IRX ONE sets up and tears down in seconds; and the ergonomically-optimised carry handle minimises wrist strain. Additionally, column spacers and the array cabinet conveniently fit into the back of the base unit.

Simple-to-Manage 3-Channel Mixer

IRX ONE features a 3-channel mixer that supports the most popular connections, including ¼” and XLR inputs with included 48V phantom power and ¼” balanced mix-out. dbx automatic feedback suppression (AFS), 5 EQ presets and Soundcraft audio ducking ensure a professional experience from start to finish.

Integrated Bluetooth 5.0 Audio Streaming

Using the latest Bluetooth 5.0 audio streaming chipset, IRX ONE delivers premium audio performance and long-distance streaming.

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Effortless Mobility

Weighing a mere 15.5 kg (34.1 lbs), IRX ONE boasts a road-tough, lightweight cabinet. It’s easy for one person to manage and transport to ensure mobile professionals can create anytime, anywhere performances and presentations.

Built for Durability

IRX ONE is built for long-lasting durability that includes JBL’s rigorous 100-hour stress test, stringent road tests, and a complete three-year warranty.

Pricing and Availability

The JBL IRX ONE will be available from October 2023 priced at £899 RRP inc VAT.

JBL Professional by HARMAN is distributed in the UK and ROI by Sound Technology Ltd. For more information please call 01462 480000 or visit https://www.soundtech.co.uk/music-retail/jbl