UK guitar-amp company Laney take battery-powered PA to new heights with this surprisingly potent new system.
Small mains/battery amps of the type that are popular with buskers and gigging musicians have become far more serious affairs over the past few years, and the Laney Audiohub AH4X4 takes things to a new level. Weighing a manageable 6.5kg and with its Class-D amplifier rated at 35 Watts (70 Watts peak), it looks like a mini line-array speaker (540 x 175 x 175 mm) and does indeed host a quartet of four-inch drivers, though the top end is handled by a more conventional soft-dome tweeter, giving an overall frequency response of 70Hz to 20kHz. There’s also an optional tough carry bag that’s well worth getting.
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