JBL Arena 8IW 8" Premium In-Wall Loudspeaker - Each

Model: ARENA8IW UPC: 050036328210 Item: 166336


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JBL Arena 8IW 8" Premium In-Wall Loudspeaker Overview

The JBL Arena 8IW 8" Premium In-Wall Loudspeaker characterizes the highest quality in in-wall speakers. The loudspeaker’s pivoting tweeter lets you target audio directly to the desired location, and it 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 in your home – even from high elevations or off-axis listening spots. Specially designed to blend into any home environment, the versatile audio speaker features an almost invisible, paintable bezel-free profile that meshes with any setting and décor. The sturdy, reliable speaker is designed for easy installation in any wall or ceiling up to 2 inches thick. Crafted for a complete audio experience, the on-wall speaker is designed to match JBL’s award-winning component loudspeakers and is ready to enhance your home theater setup.

Product Information

Product highlights

  • Nearly invisible zero-bezel magnetic grill is paintable for a customizable look
  • Full-dispersion audio speaker engineered with wide-ranging audio in mind
  • Pivoting tweeter allows 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: 30 Hz to 20 kHz
  • Impedance: 8 Ohms nominal 
  • 100W 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: 11.93" H x 8.93" W
  • Grille finished dimensions: 13" H x 10" 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

Discover Incredible Audio

This on-wall speaker offers a balanced mix of style and sound. JBL engineered the Arena 8IW audio speaker to provide 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 look great in any area of your home. Not only does the speaker enhance the sound of your home theater but the customizable design lets you tailor it to complement your living space.

Seamlessly Stylish Design

Nearly invisible, the Arena 8IW loudspeaker blends seamlessly into any wall or ceiling design. The loudspeaker’s sound and style is extremely attractive to audiophiles and interior designers alike as it can be fully painted and then integrated into any home audio system. JBL designed the Arena 8IW 8” Premium Stereo In-Wall Loudspeaker as an entire-room seamless audio and visual design experience.

Innovative 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.

Unmatched Integration

Designed for integration into your home entertainment setup, the easy-to-install Arena 8IW 8” Premium In-Wall Loudspeaker has a durable and reliable design that features a XL-2 bracket for mounting on any wall or ceiling up to 2 inches 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 leave you to wonder how such an incredible sound seems to come out of nowhere.

Simple to Install Anywhere

The Arena 8IW loudspeaker also features a pivoting tweeter that allows 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 needed.

In-Depth 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 8IW 8” Premium In-Wall Loudspeaker makes entire-room audio immersion better than ever by letting you fine tune it to any acoustical configuration.


JBL Arena 8IW Speaker Features:

  • Impedance: 8 ohms
  • Recommended Amplifier Power: 100W
  • Frequency Response: 30 Hz - 20 kHz
  • Loudspeaker Sensitivity: 88dB 2.83V @ 1m
  • Low Frequency Driver Size and Material: 8" Polycellulose Woofer
  • High Frequency Driver Size and Material: 1" Silk-Dome Tweeter
  • Cutout Dimensions: 11-15/16" x 8-15/16" H x W
  • Grille Finished Dimensions: 13" x 10"
  • Mounting Depth: 3-13/16"
  • Compatible Wall Material Thickness: 0.5" - 2.0" 
  • Shipping Units of Measure: Each
  • Warranty: 5 Years



Customer Reviews for JBL Arena 8IW 8" Premium In-Wall Loudspeaker - Each

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Great value
Product arrived on time. Easy install. Great sound.
February 5, 2017
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In absolute LOVEEEE with the sound system! Quality is very high and it's definitely a must buy!
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May 26, 2017
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I would buy again!
Excellent speakers with great balance and high output when desired!
April 27, 2018
2 months ago


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