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The PowerPro PA920 is Califone’s flagship PA system designed for audiences of 1,000 or more. The PA920 is flexible, easy to use and cost-effective for those who require a high-performance sound reinforcement solution but wish to avoid the effort necessary to operate a typical multi-component sound system. Designed for school venues ranging from auditoriums to assemblies, athletic events and other large groups, the PA920 provides wireless transmission to any number of its powered companion speakers, providing expandability to handle virtually any situation.

The PA920 is a complete, self-contained sound system with two built-in wireless mic receivers, a CD/USB Media Player and Bluetooth compatibility that allows wireless connection to Bluetooth-capable mobile devices. It features 90-watts RMS of power, with a single unit easily covering crowds up to 1,000 people or many more with added wireless PowerPro companion speakers.

In addition to the 300’ range of wireless transmission to an unlimited number of powered companion speakers, the PowerPro also has an active bus circuit that can be used to connect an additional unit in a conventional wired fashion. Simply connect an XLR cord from the Line out jack to the Line in jack on the companion speakers. The first unit in the chain is the master with each unit still retaining independent volume control.

The PA920 master speaker has two combination XLR / 1/4” jacks for use with wired mics and also includes a set of stereo RCA jacks that are ideal for connecting external audio sources. Its fiberglass-reinforced polypropylene enclosure has a rugged powdercoated perforated steel grille and telescoping handle for easy transporting. The PA920 gives added assurances with visual confirmation of power, radio frequency and audio reception for each of its two wireless receivers through a set of LED lights on each receiver. Its 10” high-powered speaker provides optimal audio reproduction with independent bass and treble controls, digital master volume control and battery status indicators plus a universal power supply. It is C-UL and CE approved for use in schools.

  • Powerful 90 Watts RMS with weather-resistant speaker cones
  • Dual 16-channel UHF selectability for two wireless mics.
  • Red display, blue and amber LED lights for each wireless mic receiver for visual confirmation of power, wireless reception and audio signal.
  • 16-channel UHF transmitter for wireless transmission to companion speakers (companion speakers not included)
  • Bluetooth capability for wireless playback from Bluetooth compatible mobile devices.
  • Separate volume, bass, treble controls for quality sound
  • 2 combo XLR/1/4” mic inputs, each with volume control
  • Aux in & Line inputs to connect with other media players.
  • Voice Priority
  • Master volume and Battery status LED indicators
  • Wireless mono/stereo selectable link out
  • Two rechargeable batteries 12V/7 AH
  • Battery ON/OFF switch
  • Switched/un-switched Speaker Out
  • True AC/DC 110/220 universal power supply
  • Rugged steel skid guards for protection & durability
  • 4-position steel handle for easy mobility
  • CE/UL compliant for safe use in schools, churches & public facilities
  • Includes CD remote control & Master remote with volume and mute.

PA920
MSRP $2,590


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PA920 frontview
PA920 Front View
PA920 rearview
PA920 Rear View
PA920 angle rearview
PA920
PA920 angle frontview
PA920 Retractable handle
PA920 Volume Remote
Master Volume Remote
PA920 CD remote
CD Remote
  • PA920
  • PA920 Front View
  • PA920 Rear View
  • PA920
  • PA920 Retractable handle
  • Master Volume Remote
  • CD Remote
Speaker System
SpeakerBass reflex design tuned to 50 Hz
Woofer10” Dia., 2” Dia. Voice coil, 40 once magnet most efficient in its class, moisture resistant cone, 120 Watt Capacity.
Horn Tweeter4.25” square Compression Horn Driver, 12 Oz. Magnet, 1” diameter Voice Coil, 8 Ohm
Amplifier90 Watts RMS
Sound Pressure Level94 dB, 1 Watt @ 1 Meter
Power Sources
BatteriesTwo rechargeable batteries 12V/7AH
Charging TimeFull charge in 8 -10 hours
Operating Time6 hours max power output (normal music on full charge)
Power Supply320W Single Output Switching Power Supply
with cooling fan
DC Output36V/8.8A­­­­
AC Inputvoltage range 85~264VAC­­­
LED indicatorsLed indicators for Battery Status and Master Volume
Power ManagementPower control for each component to maximize working on time on batery mode
Power CordDetached 6’, 3-Wire for safety
Mixer Panel
Mic In #1 and #2 (wired mics)2 Combo XLR-1/4” phone jacks, with volume control
Speech/Music SwitchAdds emphasis in voice frequency range for longer range projections
Line InVia dual white & red RCA jacks, 3.5 mm jack with volume level control
Line OutVia dual white & RCA jacks, XLR jack
Voice Priority SwitchMic override of background music (ducking)
Speaker OutSwitched 1/4” jack disengages main speaker,
unswitched 1/4” jack divides power between main speaker and passive companion speakers
Speaker MuteMutes main speaker and connected speakers (wired speakers only)
Mono/Stereo wireless linkMixed or Stereo wireless transmission
Audio ControlsSeparate Treble & Bass Controls
Digital Master Volume Controlwith LED level indicators
Audio LineLine level capable buss to connect 1 wired unit
Built-in CD Player with USB port
Anti-shock mechanismBuilt-in
Media playerCD/MP3 player with USB port
File/Disc CompatibilityCD, CD-R, CD-RW, MP3
USB16gig
Remote controlIncluded
Wireless System
ReceiversTwo 16-channel UHF wireless 904 ~ 925 MHz, internal antenna, on/off volume control, Audio & Radio Frequency receiving LED, 150’ reception range from mics. (handheld wireless mic or belt pack transmitter with 2 types of hands-free microphones sold separately)­
Receiver Sensitivity-95 dBm
Transmitter16­ channel UHF wireless 904 ~ 925 MHz, PLL diversity, 300’ range.
BluetoothYes
Master Volume RemoteVolume Up, volume down and mute
Mechanical Features
Rear PanelAngled for easier accessbility and viewing
EnclosureFiberglass reinforced polypropylene
Grille1.5mm steel with powder-coated finish
Battery CompartmentFront-accessible with removal of two service screws
Tripod MountRecessed, molded at the optimum center of gravity
Dimensions22” H x 14” W x 14” D
WeightActual 47 lbs, shipping 52 lbs.
Warranty
6 years from date of purchase for amplifier; 1 year on batteries, wireless transmitter/receivers, CD mechanism and BlueTooth receiver.
Compatible PA Products
The PA920 uses the same frequency for its two wireless mics as the rest of the Califone PA Pro line. Additional wireless microphones can be added with wireless Upgrade Package: WS-CK1, Wireless Mic: Q319,M319, WS-T
Updated on: 01/24/17
Blended Learning Wireless Washable Non-Washable
“We purchased the PowerPro system for immediate use at our fundraising auction.

We are located in a ranch/field type of setting and with 400+ people attending this function it was important for everyone to hear announcements, the Director's speech and our auction results.

It was so easy to operate! After spending only a few minutes on the owner’s manual, we understood how it functions and were ready to go! We used it at least six or seven times that day alone. It’s a very good product, is powerful and is very user friendly - even setting up the wireless companion speaker!

When I need to buy more public address systems or speakers, I will buy Califone brand. And I would certainly recommend this product to everyone.”
Woody Rust
New Heights Therapy Center
Folsom, LA


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