Sonance DAB1 Distributed Audio System At A Glance & Ratings

At A Glance: Sonance DAB1 Distributed Audio System


Video: None
Audio: Stereo analog (4)
Video: None
Audio: Speaker level (6), line level (6)
Additional: 12-volt trigger (3), RS-232 (1), 14 IR outputs: 6 zone specific, 4
common, 4 programmable

Processing Modes: None
THX Certification: No
Audio D/A Converter: No Dimensions (H x W x D, inches): 6 x 16.75 x 15
Weight (pounds): 33 Price: $2,500

These listings are based on the manufacturer's stated specs; the HT Labs Measures results indicates the gear's performance on our test bench.

Ratings: Sonance DAB1 Distributed Audio System

Build Quality: 94
Solid construction

Value: 94
Great choice for a six-zone audio system

Features: 93
You can expand to 24 zones with additional DAB1 components and custom program it with a PC

Performance: 94
30-watt amplifiers are more than adequate for typical distributed-audio applications

Ergonomics: 92
• Easy to use after initial familiarization
• Requires professional installation and setup

Overall Rating: 94
No two homes are alike, nor are two homeowners. The DAB1 offers wholehouse music in a way that allows you to tailor the operation to your liking. And the option of playing different music in different rooms is a an additional boon.

General Information
DAB1 Distributed Audio System, $2,500
(800) 582-7777
Dealer Locator Code SON

(800) 582-7777