NAMM 2018: Samson Launches Expedition XP108w: An All-In-One, Rechargeable, Portable PA Speaker

Portability in music received a boon from Samson, who has just launched the Expedition XP108w speaker at CES 2018, an all-in-one, rechargeable portable PA…



Ideal for large rooms and/or outdoor situations, the XP108w packs 200 watts into its lightweight frame with up to 20 hours of battery life. Additionally, you’ll find a 4-channel mixer with 2-band master EQ with independent volume controls on each channel, Bluetooth audio that can playback wirelessly from a smartphone, tablet or laptop and a wireless microphone.

Expedition XP108w key features

  • All-in-one portable PA system that weighs just under 24lb
  • Internal rechargeable battery for up to 20 hours of continuous use
  • Bluetooth connectivity (with transport controls) to connect wireless music sources
    Includes built-in wireless system with handheld dynamic microphone (200′ operating range)
  • 2-way speaker enclosure with 8” woofer
  • 1” high frequency driver
  • Class D amplifier produces 200 watts of Peak power
  • 4-channel mixer with 2-band (Bass and Treble) EQ
  • Independent volume control on each channel
  • XLR-1/4” combo input for microphones and line level devices
  • 1/8” (3.5mm) Aux input for stereo line level devices (MP3 players, keyboards, etc.)
  • Line output to daisy-chain multiple systems together
  • Voiceover control with priority ducking
  • USB wireless port for use with Samson XPD Series USB Digital Wireless Systems (sold separately) and phone charging
  • Battery level, Charging and Power LED indicators
  • Telescopic handle and wheels for easy transport
  • 1 3/8” speaker stand mount

Pricing and Availability:
The XP108w is available in March 2018, priced at $399. For further information head to the product page.