Definition of woofer
: a loudspeaker usually larger than a tweeter, responsive only to the lower acoustic frequencies, and used for reproducing sounds of low pitch — compare tweeter
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The Echo supports 360-degree omni-directional audio and includes a separate woofer and tweeter, meaning it's capable of filling a room with decent-quality sound.
Theft from auto, Maplewood Road: A man reported June 17 a radio, amplifier, two sub-woofers and sunglasses were stolen from his unlocked vehicle overnight while it was parked outside his apartment.
Tunes come from a Premium Dimension audio system with eight speakers and external amp and sub-woofer.
While some round ones get by with as few as one or two speaker drivers cleverly baffled to disperse the sound, HomePod will blast in all directions through seven tweeters, plus an upward-firing woofer, each digitally amplified.
On average there are about 40 speakers in each theater that have been upgraded to Dolby ATMOS immersive surround sound with three sub-woofer speakers located behind the screen for complete 360-degree audio.
Halfway down the cylinder, a two-and-a-half-inch low-frequency speaker, or woofer, sits above a two-inch high-frequency speaker, or tweeter.
This particular model combines the technological elements of tower speakers, surround sound, and a sub-woofer in one.
In reality, this chair is made to rock for gamers with its luminous, dual 8-watt speakers built-in on either side of the headrest, paired with a 4-inch throbbing sub woofer hidden on the underside of the oh-so-soft seat cushion.
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Definition of woofer for English Language Learners
: a loudspeaker (such as one connected to a stereo) that produces sounds of low pitch
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