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Two-Way High Performance ScreenArray Cinema Loudspeaker


The C222 Two-Way ScreenArray® Cinema Loudspeaker combines JBL’s latest technological advances with a compact footprint and accessible price point, making it easy to upgrade the sonic experience in your small or mid-sized cinema. Featuring patent-pending Dual Dissimilar Arraying and Acoustic Aperture Technology, the C222 provides remarkably uniform coverage and smooth, accurate sound reproduction for every member of your audience. The C222 has a depth of 12”, making it perfect for small and medium multiplexes with space constraints. And since the C222 uses the same driver technology trusted by top movie studios around the world, your audience will enjoy a more captivating, authentic experience from every seat in the house—just like the creators intended.




  • Next-generation two-way ScreenArray® design for maximum output, improved coverage and minimum distortion
  • Patent-pending Dual Dissimilar Arraying Technology creates coverage pattern for raked seating areas, and extends HF output power and pattern control a full octave in both spectrum extremes
  • Patent-pending Acoustic Aperture Technology delivers improved drivers for lower distortion and higher sensitivity, plus enhanced mid-range performance for a smooth crossover transition
  • 14" deep footprint saves space without sacrificing performance
  • Designed to achieve a maximum throw of 35 m (115')
  • C222HP is designed for medium sized cinemas, studios, and dubbing stages. The unique 2-way design that includes the Acoustic Aperture allows for a smooth response through crossover frequencies


  • System  
    Frequency Response (-3 dB) 44Hz - 18kHz
    Frequency Response (-6 dB) 40Hz - 20kHz
    Frequency Response (-10 dB) 36Hz - 20kHz
    Max Continuous SPL 135 dB
    Horizontal Coverage (-6 dB) 100° @ 4kHz
    Vertical Coverage (-6 dB) Asymetrical 600 (+25, -45 @ 4kHz)
    LF Nominal Impedance
    HF Nominal Impedance
    LF Minimum Impedance 3.15Ω @ 140Hz
    HF Minimum Impedance 3.89Ω @ 9kHz
    LF Power Handling (2Hr AES Rating) 1200W
    LF Power Rating (100Hr AES Rating) 720W
    HF Power Handling (2Hr AES Rating) 85W
    LF Power Rating (100Hr AES Rating) 51W
    Free Field Sensitivity  
    LF Sensitivity 103 dB SPL @ 2.83V
    HF Sensitivity 112 dB SPL @ 2.83V
    Low Frequency 2 x 2275H-BK
    High Frequency 2 x 2515XP-J
    Furthest Seat  
    Meters 35
    Feet 115
    Dimensions (H x W x D) - Inches 59 x 33.75 x 14
    Dimensions (H x W x D) - CM 149.8 x 85.73 x 35.56
    Input Connectors Screw Terminal Barrier Strip
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