4-Way High Power ScreenArray Loudspeakers

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4-Way High Power ScreenArray Loudspeakers

Large format and 3D cinemas require perfect coverage in every seat of the auditorium, wide dynamic range and extended bandwidth, as well as inaudible levels of distortion. Digital soundtracks require sound systems for premier auditoriums that can accurately reproduce the sound exactly as recorded.



  • High power four-way ScreenArray® design for maximum output, optimal coverage, and minimum distortion.
  • 1400 watt midrange featuring four 8" Differential Drive® transducers
  • Large format 4" neodymium, damped titanium diaphragm, high frequency compression driver.
  • 1600 watt low frequency section with two 18" SVG low frequency drivers
  • New molded Optimized Aperture Waveguide technology for ultra low distortion and extremely uniform frequency response.
  • JBL Patented SSC™ Screen spreading Compensation
  • Focused Coverage Technology
  • Flat Front Wave Guide design for easy baffle wall installation
  • Shallow 24" depth for minimum behind screen depth requirements.


  • High power for critical sound reproduction in large format cinemas, studio production and post production applications.


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file type icon 5742 Spec Sheet
updated: Oct 2020
    711 KB Oct 2020
CAD Drawings
file type icon 5742 2D DXF
updated: Oct 2020
    1.2 MB Oct 2020
file type icon 5742 2D PDF
updated: Oct 2020
    29.3 KB Oct 2020
file type icon 5742 3D DXF
updated: Oct 2020
    2.43 MB Oct 2020
file type icon Cinema Sound - 5000 Series Declaration of Conformity
updated: Oct 2019
    150 KB Oct 2019
file type icon Cinema Sound - High Powered ScreenArrays Declaration of Conformity
updated: Oct 2019
    131 KB Oct 2019

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Parts & Service


Frequency Response (±3 dB) 30 Hz - 19 kHz
Frequency Range (-10dB) 25 Hz - 20 kHz
Sensitivity 115 dB, 2.83V @ 1m (3.3 ft)
Maximum SPL (1m) 136 dB @ 1m, 142 dB Peak
System Input Power Rating LF: 1600 WMF: 1400 WHF: 150 W
Horizontal Coverage Angle (-6dB) 90°
Vertical Coverage Angle (-6dB) 20° up, 30° down
Directivity Factor (Q) 10.0
Directivity Index (dB) 10
Crossover Frequencies 220 Hz, 550 Hz, 1.3 kHz
Dimensions (H x W x D) 2763 mm x 762 mm x 610 mm(108.8 in x 30.0 in x 24.0 in)
Net Weight (each) 282 lbs (128.1 kg)
Shipping Weight 333 lbs (151.4 kg)
Low Frequency 2 x 2242HPL, 460 mm (18 in) dia. Super Vented Gap Cooled™ (SVG), 100 mm (4 in) dia. edgewound ribbon voice coils.
Nominal Impedance
Input Power Rating 1600 W (AES), 2000 to 4000 W recommended amplifier
Input Connectors Push terminal binding posts
Mid Frequency 4 x 2169J, 200 mm (8 in) dia. Differential Drive® Neodymium Magnet, 76 mm (3 in) dual coil edgewound ribbon voice coil.
High Frequency 2452H-SL 38 mm (1.5 in) exit compression driver with 100 mm (4 in) diameter voice coil and Neodymium magnet.
Power Handling (2Hr AES Rating) 1600W


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4-Way High Power ScreenArray Loudspeakers