A well designed built-in speaker should excite the senses and immerse the viewer with any music or movie. That’s a sure thing from Definitive Technology, renowned for building superior performing, high value bookshelf and floor standing speakers. The DT range uses the same technologies and engineering talent with every part developed from scratch to assure the listener's enduring satisfaction, because 'good enough' isn’t acceptable. The DT8R is simply the most reliable, easy to install, best sounding 8" ceiling speaker anywhere near it's price. They are ideal for multi-room applications or mixed and matched with DI or DT Series In-walls for high performance disappearing home theaters.
Installation and setup is quick and simple. Rotating cam installation method is easy, speedy and reliable. Swivel tweeter offers improved dispersion and off-axis response for the best sound regardless of location. Perfect-fit template included. The 'disappearing' grille really disappears. 0.6mm micro perf grilles are wafer thin with slim bezels, instantly locking in place with powerful neodymium magnets, and are paintable for the ultimate in invisibility. Accessories extend the utility with optional square grilles, ensuring a match with any ceiling lighting style. Mix and match with the DI series, the same cutout size and grille design as DI Series equivalents allow a uniform look for whole house and home theater installations.
Premium materials optimized for its intended use, the exclusive 8" composite mineral filled polypropylene driver cones with rubber surround offer superior transparency and longevity. Acoustically optimized annealed aluminum 1" tweeter dome provides the optimum balance of rigidity and lightness for great transients and smooth response. High definition crossover network with mylar capacitors for the purest high frequencies. Gold plated heavy duty push terminals accept up to 12AWG cables.