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The Bose® F1 Model 812 Flexible Array Loudspeaker

The Bose F1 is the first powered portable loudspeaker that lets you control its vertical coverage pattern. Simply push or pull the array into position to create “Straight”, “C”, “J” or “Reverse J” coverage patterns. And once set, the system automatically changes the EQ to maintain optimum tonal balance for each coverage pattern. So whether you're playing at floor level, on a stage, or facing raked seats or bleachers, you can now adapt your PA to match the room.

Engineered with an array of eight high-output mid/high drivers, a high-powered 12" woofer and a lower crossover point, the loudspeaker delivers high SPL performance while maintaining vocal and midrange clarity that's dramatically better than conventional loudspeakers.

For extended bass response, the Bose F1 Subwoofer packs all the power of a larger bass box into a more compact design that's easier to carry and fits in a car. A mounting stand for the loudspeaker is integrated right into the body of the subwoofer, so you always know where it is, making setup fast and easy. The stand even includes cable channels to neatly hide the wires.

The loudspeaker and subwoofer each have 1,000 watts of power, so you can fill nearly any venue with sound.

And now getting there is easier, too. The loudspeaker and subwoofer feature strategically placed handles for easy transportation and highly durable enclosures to ensure easy transport and years of reliability.

For the first time, the F1 Model 812 Loudspeaker allows you to focus sound where it's needed. So no matter where you perform, your PA has you covered.

Bose F1 Flexible Array Loudspeaker System
Bose F1 Flexible Array Loudspeaker System
Bose F1 Flexible Array Loudspeaker Easy Set-up
Bose F1 Flexible Array Loudspeaker Easy Set-up
Bose F1 Flexible Array Loudspeaker System - See it From All Sides
Bose F1 Flexible Array Loudspeaker System - See it From All Sides
FOH Engineers Talk About the Bose F1 System
FOH Engineers Talk About the Bose F1 System

How it Works

The Bose® F1 Model 812 Flexible Array Loudspeaker is the first powered portable loudspeaker that lets you control its vertical coverage pattern. Simply push or pull the array into position to create “Straight”, “C”, “J” or “Reverse J” coverage patterns. And once set, the system automatically changes the EQ to maintain optimum tonal balance for each coverage pattern. So whether you're playing at floor level, on a stage, or facing raked seats or bleachers, you can now adapt your PA to match the room.

Straight
Straight
J position
J position
Reverse J
Reverse J
C position
C position
F1 Model 812 Flexible Array Loudspeaker

F1 Model 812 Flexible Array Loudspeaker

FLEX array: Bose® exclusive flexible baffle can be configured into four unique shapes, allowing you to choose the best possible coverage pattern for the application

Eight-driver mid/high line array: Eight vertically mounted drivers, each mounted on a custom waveguide, help deliver wide, consistent coverage

12-inch LF driver: High-performance woofer provides strong low-frequency output

2-channel integrated mixer: 2 inputs with independent level controls accommodate XLR, 0.25-inch and RCA connectors

F1 Subwoofer

F1 Subwoofer

High performance compact subwoofer: All the performance of a larger bass box in a more compact design that's lighter and easier to carry than conventional subwoofers

High-excursion 10-inch drivers: 2 woofers provide deep impactful bass

Integrated mounting stand: Built-in stand is stored in the rear of the subwoofer making set up fast and easy-includes cable channels to neatly hide wires

Line output EQ: Output can be set to THRU (full range) or HPF (high pass filter) allowing for easy crossover selection when used with a main loudspeaker