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Crafted in Canada : All X Series Subwoofers are designed, engineered and manufactured in 225,000 sq. ft. facility in Canada.  


ART™ Surrounds : Made in-house and overmolded directly onto each woofer cone.  This design achieves greater excursion, for a 3dB gain in output and 50% reduction in distortion.  Crafted from injection-molded thermoplastic elastomer, ART surrounds are more durable and more reliable than conventional surrounds, ensuring a lifetime of superior sound.  US patents: D654,4795 and 8,340,340B2 


Massive SPL Output : Defiance X feature more powerful amplifiers, with the X15 producing an impressive 900W RMS (1800W Dynamic Peak). 


Paradigm Defiance X12 Subwoofer

  • Anthem Room Correction (ARC®) :  Shape the bass to fit your listening space using ARC Easy, Intermediate, or Professional.   


    App Controlled :  Make important adjustments, including phase, bandwidth, and more, from your listening position using the free and easy Paradigm subwoofer control app. 


    Down Firing Ports : Tuned ports turn the floor into a tool for enhancing bass response, allowing more flexible placement options with no risk of turbulence or distortion.   



    • 12" Driver with Patented Active Ridge Technology (ART™) Surround 
    • 650W RMS (1300W Dynamic Peak) 
    • App Controlled via Smartphone  
    • Speaker Level Inputs 
    • Anthem Room Correction (ARC®) - microphone included  
    • Wireless Option with Defiance WT (sold separately
    • Class D Amplifier 
    • Satin Black Finish 
    • 18"H x 19-1/2"W x 18-3/4"D 
    • 62 lb



    Specifications are subject to change without notice

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