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KRK Classic 8" Near-Field 2-Way Studio Monitor

KRK Classic 8" Near-Field 2-Way Studio Monitor

Regular price $249.00 USD
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Key Features
  • More Accurate Sound over KRK ROKIT 8
  • Classic KRK Sound via 2 dB Bass Boost
  • 8" Glass-Aramid Fiber Woofer
  • 1" Soft-Dome Textile Tweeter
  • Bi-Amp Class-AB Amplifiers
  • XLR, 1/4" and RCA Input Jacks
  • Volume, Low- and High-Frequency Controls
  • Built-In Safety Limiter

The KRK Classic 8 is a 2-way near-field monitor suitable for critical listening and mixing. The monitor leverages technology from its predecessor in the ROKIT series, but gives you a flat sound geared for achieving more accurate mixes in the common studio or home studio environment.

KRK knows people are fans of the classic KRK sound, so you can can still get that proud, bass-forward feel out of these monitors if you switch on the +2 dB KRK Bass Boost. This setting holds true to the tone professionals over the world have come to love for years and years. The monitor comes with its own isolation pads. Power the monitor with a standard IEC power cable. 

Key Features at a Glance
  • 100 W, 8" active studio monitor
  • Amps matched to drivers, so no external amp hassles
  • Custom bi-amped, class-AB amplifiers provide high headroom and low distortion
  • Durable, heavy-duty enclosure
  • The front-firing port allows placement flexibility without interference from a rear-firing port
  • Dedicated low- and high-frequency level-adjustment controls let you to optimize the monitor's response to better match the room acoustics and personal preferences
  • 8" glass aramid composite woofer, rigid and lightweight for optimal sound quality
  • 1" textile soft-dome tweeter for a smooth high-frequency response with excellent HF extension to 28 kHz
  • Bass extension to 42.5 Hz ensures an excellent low-frequency response for such a compact monitor
  • Universal connectivity with XLR, 1/4" TRS, and RCA inputs
  • Interfaces with just about any mixer and/or audio interface
  • Volume control allows you to fine-tune your overall monitoring level
  • System-optimized auto-limiter prevents unexpected peaks from damaging the speakers and provides consistency as well as clarity at high volumes
  • Foam isolation pads on bottom to protect your desk and provide isolation for improved sonics
  • 106 dB Max/Peak SPL

KRK Rp8G3 Specs

Studio Monitor
Monitor Type Active 2-Way
Enclosure Bass-Reflex
Power Rating 100 W RMS
Drivers Low-Mid Driver: 1 x 8" / 20.3 cm Composite Woofer
HF Driver: 1 x 1" / 2.54 cm Dome
Amplification 1 x Low-Mid Amplifier: Class-AB Rated at 75 W
1 x HF Amplifier: Class-AB Rated at 25 W
Frequency Range 35 Hz to 35 kHz (at -10 dB)
Frequency Response 42.5 Hz to 28 kHz ± 3 dB
Maximum Sound Pressure Level (SPL) 106 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 100 dB
THD+N < 0.1%
Analog Input Sensitivity/Gain +2 dBu / -15 dBV
Dispersion 140 x 120° (Horizontal x Vertical)
Protections and Limiting Limiter
Signal Processing
EQ 1 x LF Shelf: -2 to +2 dB at 200 Hz
1 x HF Shelf: -2 to +2 dB at 2 kHz
Crossover Frequency 2 kHz
Audio I/O 1 x 1/4" TRS Balanced Female Analog Input
1 x XLR Balanced Female Analog Input
1 x RCA Unbalanced Female Analog Input
Power Consumption 184 W (Maximum)
0.5 W (Idle)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 10.8 x 12.4 x 15.6" / 27.5 x 31.5 x 39.6 cm (Each)
Weight 24.6 lb / 11.2 kg (Each)


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10.8 x 12.4 x 15.6"

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