SVS SB-1000


Budget Pick

in Subwoofer

SVS SB-1000

Based on 133 reviews

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Great value for the price
Compact size
Deep bass and musicality
Excellent customer service and five-year unconditional warranty
Easy setup
Not as impactful with streaming or compressed format content
Performance may not match well with certain speakers
One reviewer was disappointed with its performance


Overall, the SVS SB-1000 receives mostly positive reviews for its compact size, deep bass, and musicality. Many reviewers appreciate the five-year unconditional warranty and excellent customer service provided by SVS. However, some reviewers have found the subwoofer to be subdued with streaming or compressed format content, and one reviewer was disappointed with its performance. The subwoofer is often recommended for music lovers and pairs well with other speakers, such as the KEF iQ9 and Magnepans. The price vs performance is considered outstanding by many reviewers. Setup is generally easy, and the SVS site provides helpful settings for the subwoofer according to your speakers. Overall, the SVS SB-1000 is a well-made and good-sounding subwoofer that adds an extra component of low-frequency information smoothly and without sounding overdone.


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