JBL Arena 55IW 2x5.25" In-Wall Loudspeaker - Each

Model: ARENA55IW UPC: 050036328227 Item: 166337


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JBL Arena 55IW 2 x 5.25" In-Wall Loudspeaker Overview

The JBL Arena 55IW 2 x 5.25” In-Wall Loudspeaker characterizes the highest quality in in-wall speakers. It's crafted to complement any surround sound system by adding two powerful speakers to the walls of your media room. The speaker’s pivoting tweeter lets you target audio directly to the desired location and delivers fine-tune tweeter frequencies to compensate for any acoustical configuration. An on-board High Definition Imaging (HDI) waveguide provides incredible sound that fills any room any location – even high elevations or off-axis listening spots. Uniquely designed to blend into any living space, the audio speaker features an almost invisible, paintable bezel-free profile that effortlessly merges with any setting and décor. With its sturdy and reliable design, the Arena 55IW loudspeaker is easy to install in any wall or ceiling up to 2 inches thick. The on-wall speaker is designed to match JBL’s award-winning component loudspeakers, and is ready to enhance your home theater setup.

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Product highlights

  • Nearly invisible zero-bezel magnetic grill is paintable for a customizable look
  • Full-dispersion audio speaker with two 5.25" speakers, engineered with wide-ranging audio in mind
  • Pivoting tweeters allow for fully customizable sound to compensate for room size and design
  • Fine-tune tweeter frequencies for enhanced audio quality when paired with surround sound system
  • High Definition Imaging (HDI) technology ensures accurate sound levels at various angles and distance for comfortable sound quality in any room
  • Frequency Response: 40 Hz to 20 kHz
  • Impedance: 8 Ohms nominal 
  • 120W maximum recommended power
  • Sensitivity: 88 dB 2.83 at 1m
  • In-wall speaker features a durable and reliable design with XL-2 bracket for easy installation in walls up to 2" thick
  • Computer optimized driver positioning and network integration offers real-life sound
  • Cutout dimensions: 14.12" H x 6.40" W
  • Grille finished dimensions: 15.12" H x 7.40" W
  • Warranty: 5 Year - World Wide Stereo is an authorized dealer for every brand we sell
  • World Wide Stereo 60-day guarantee and expert product support

Immersive Sound

This on-wall speaker offers an impressive mix of style and sound. JBL engineered the Arena 55IW audio speakers with two powerful speakers to deliver a full sound that easily fills a room from any position. Exclusive HDI waveguide provides cinema-level, immersive sound from anywhere you place the speaker, even high elevated areas or off-axis listening positions.

Uniquely crafted with a concealed zero-bezel, fully paintable magnetic grill, this in-wall surround speaker looks great in nearly any area of your home. Not only does the speaker enhance the sound of your home theater, the customizable design also lets you tailor it to complement your living space.

Subtle Design

The Arena 55IW loudspeaker is nearly invisible so as to seamlessly blend into any wall or ceiling design. The loudspeaker’s sound and aesthetic is extremely attractive to both audiophiles and interior designers as it can be fully painted and then integrated into any home audio system. JBL designed the Arena 55IW 2 x 5.25" In-Wall Loudspeaker as an entire-room seamless audio and visual design experience.

Advanced Technology

The loudspeaker’s innovative High Definition Imaging (HDI) waveguide technology is inspired by the well-known JBL M2 Master Reference Monitor. An integrated computer-optimized driver and network result in remarkable performance and highly accurate soundstage imaging that fills the entire room no matter where you position it. This unmatched acoustic performance is a result of meticulous testing and real-world usage.

Versatile Integration

Designed for integration into your home entertainment setup, the Arena 55IW in-wall speaker is a durable and reliable choice complete with a XL-2 bracket for easy mounting to any wall or ceiling up to 2-inch thick. Strong mechanical grips are designed to eliminate vibration regardless of how you install it. This loudspeaker will change how you think about on ceiling speakers, and impress upon you the question of how such incredible sound seems to come out of nowhere.

Easily Adjustable and Ready to Install Anywhere

The Arena 55IW also features pivoting tweeters, allowing you to focus audio directly to your preferred listening area. Position the loudspeaker anywhere you’d like – even in high walls or ceilings. You can easily adjust it if desired. 

Ultra-Fine Tuning 

Easily and precisely fine-tune high-frequency highs and lows up to 3 dB to suit specific room conditions and to customize the loudspeaker to your own unique taste. The Arena 55IW 2 x 5.25" In-Wall Loudspeaker makes entire-room audio immersion better than ever by letting you fine tune it to any acoustical configuration.


JBL Arena 55IW Speaker Features:

  • Impedance: 8 ohms
  • Recommended Amplifier Power: 120W
  • Frequency Response: 40Hz - 20kHz
  • Loudspeaker Sensitivity: 88dB 2.83V @ 1m
  • Low Frequency Driver Size and Material: Dual 5.25" Polycellulose Woofers
  • High Frequency Driver Size and Material: 1" Silk-Dome Tweeter
  • Cutout Dimensions: 14-1/8" x 6-13/32" H x W
  • Grille Finished Dimensions: 15-1/8" x 7-13/32" H x W
  • Mounting Depth: 3"
  • Compatible Wall Material Thickness: 0.5" - 2.0"
  • Shipping Units of Measure: Each
  • Warranty: 5 Years



Customer Reviews for JBL Arena 55IW 2x5.25" In-Wall Loudspeaker - Each

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Nice it is a wonderful product and very ver dependable
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May 7, 2017
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Good speaker, great acoustics and well designed
I used these to replace some HT155,s for a lounge. So far they have been really great. I love the magnetic covers. So far everyone has been very happy with the sound.
December 2, 2016
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