Martin Audio Blackline X8 Passive Point Source Loudspeaker

Ultra-Compact Passive Two-way System - Symmetrical Multi-angle Plywood Enclosure - User-rotatable 90° x 50° Horn

No reviews yet. Leave a review

What's in the box:

  • Martin Audio's Blackline X8 (MAU-X8)
  • Screw-free Steel Grille
  • 5-year Limited Warranty

Get More Value with CCI Solutions

UPS logo   Free UPS Shipping
Worry-Free Guarantee
FREE Certified Tech Support
Best Available Price
Retail Price
Save 20%
CCI Price
*Due to the global microchip shortage and related shipping issues, many items are experiencing fulfillment delays. Please contact us for up-to-date availability.
Call 800-562-6006 for Availability
Item Number 
Vendor Part

Signature Sound for Portable and Installation

The Martin Audio Blackline X8 is an ultra-compact passive/unpowered loudspeaker two-way system with an 8” (200mm)/2” (50mm) voice coil LF driver and a 1” (25mm) HF driver. It features comprehensive mounting options that include wall bracket, eyebolt suspension, and pole-mounting. ergonomic handles at the rear maintain the enclosure's clean design lines and offer easy handling/portability. These professional loudspeakers deliver a warm, nuanced sonic clarity with outstanding overall performance at an accessible price point. As a stand-alone passive loudspeaker, the Blackline X8 offers versatility with uses including distributed sound reinforcement, front fill, and as a micro stage monitor. When paired with a BlacklineX subwoofer, this unobtrusive sound system delivers pristine sound for short/medium throw distances. This X8's enclosure is constructed from durable plywood, finished with a hard-wearing textured coating paint, and is fitted with a screw-free steel grille.


  • Ultra-Compact Passive Two-way System
  • Symmetrical Multi-angle Plywood Enclosure
  • User-rotatable 90° x 50° Horn
  • Vertical and Horizontal Orientation
  • Screw-free, Cloth-backed Perforated Steel Grille

Specifications for the Martin Audio Blackline X8

{ "TYPE" : "Ultra-Compact, passive two-way system", "FREQUENCY RESPONSE (Measured on-axis in open (4pi) space at 2 metres, then referred to 1 metre.)" : "70Hz-20kHz ± 3dB, -10dB @ 60Hz", "DRIVER" : "LF: 8” (200mm)/2” (50mm) voice coil, ferrite motor system
HF: 1” (25mm) exit/1” (25mm) voice coil, polyimide dome compression driver ", "RATED POWER (AES Standard ANSI S4.26-1984.)" : "200W AES, 800W peak", "SENSITIVITY (Measured in open (4pi) space at 2 metres with 2.83V input, using band limited pink noise, then referred to 1 metre.)" : "92dB", "MAXIMUM SPL (Calculated at 1 metre.)" : "115dB continuous, 121dB peak", "NOMINAL IMPEDANCE" : "8Ω", "DISPERSION (-6dB)" : "90° H x 50° V (user-rotatable)", "CROSSOVER" : "2.9kHz passive", "ENCLOSURE" : "Multi-angle birch/poplar ply", "FINISH" : "Black textured paint", "PROTECTIVE GRILLE" : "Black perforated steel with scrim cloth backing", "CONNECTORS" : "2 x NL4 type", "PIN CONNECTIONS (INPUT)" : "1+/1-", "PIN CONNECTIONS (LINK)" : "1+/- to 1+/-", "FITTINGS" : "13 x M8, 6 x M6 inserts, pole-mount socket, 1 x pocket handle", "DIMENSIONS" : "(W) 257mm x (H) 422mm x (D) 243mm
(W) 10.1ins x (H) 16.6ins x (D) 9.6ins ", "WEIGHT" : "8kg (17.6lbs)", "ACCESSORIES" : "Wall bracket, eyebolts" }

Research Materials for Martin Audio's Blackline X8 (MAU-X8)

We've added technical materials to help with your buying decision. Even if you're technically inclined, you may want to consider talking to our sales techs to make sure this item is the right fit for your particular use. 800.562.6006

Blackline X8 (MAU-X8) Brochure

Blackline X8 (MAU-X8) User Guide

Blackline X8 (MAU-X8) Drawing

Blackline Series Brochure

Blackline Series User Guide

Martin Audio House of Worship Case Studies

Read 0 reviews for the Blackline X8 Passive Point Source Loudspeaker

Overall Rating:
Leave a review