• DBX215s



    Exceptional sound and rugged reliability

    When the pros need an EQ, they turn to dbx. With a proven track record that spans four decades, dbx® EQs are the industry standard for touring, studios, and audio installations. With the dbx heritage of revered pro EQs, the 215s meets the needs of the most demanding sound reinforcement environments, while offering the simplicity of straightforward controls.

    The dbx 215s includes two 15-band channels of 2/3-octave equalization, ±12 dB input gain, switchable ±6 dB or ±12 dB boost/cut range, 20mm nonconductive sliders, an intuitive user interface, and output level metering. From its extended 10Hz to 50kHz frequency response and 112 dB dynamic range to the quality componentry and meticulous attention to detail, the 215s offers exceptional sound and rugged reliability that guarantees you will always sound your best.

    Sure to find a home in the studio, on tour and with installed sound venues, the dbx 215s is destined to take its rightful place in the lineage of great dbx signal processors that are the professional's choice in signal processing. With such affordable quality, there's no longer any excuse for compromising your sound.


    • Dual 15-band, 1/3-octave Constant Q frequency bands
    • Switchable boost/cut ranges of ±6 or ±12 dB
    • Front panel bypass switch
    • ±12 dB input gain range
    • 4-segment LED ladders for monitoring output levels
    • XLR and TRS Inpts and Outputs
    • Frequency Response of <10Hz to >50kHz
    • Dynamic range of greater than 108dB



    Input Connectors1/4" TRS, female XLR (pin 2 hot)
    Input TypeElectronically balanced/unbalanced, RF filtered
    Input ImpedanceBalanced 40 kOhm, unbalanced 20 kOhm
    Max Input>+21dBu balanced or unbalanced
    CMRR>40dB, typically >55dB at 1kHz
    Output Connectors1/4" TRS, male XLR (pin 2 hot)
    Output TypeImpedance-balanced/unbalanced, RF filtered
    Output ImpedanceBalanced 100 ohm, unbalanced 50 ohm
    Max Output>+21dBu balanced/unbalanced into 2 kOhm or greater; >+18dBm balanced/unbalanced (into 600 ohm)
    Bandwidth20Hz to 20kHz, +0.5/-1dB
    Frequency Response<10Hz to >50kHz, +0.5/-3dB
    Dynamic RangeTypically >112dB
    Signal to Noise RatioTypically >95dB
    Interchannel Crosstalk<-90db, 20Hz to 20kHz
    Bypass SwitchBypasses the graphic equalizer section in the signal path
    Low cut SwitchActivates the 50Hz 12dB/octave Bessel high-pass filter
    Range SwitchSelects either +/- 6dB or +/- 12dB slider boost/cut range
    Operating Voltage100VAC-240VAC 50/60Hz
    Power Consumption15W
    Power ConnectorIEC receptacle
    Unit Weight4.8 lbs.(2.2 kg)
    Shipping Weight6.2 lbs.(2.8kg)
    Dimensions1.75" (4.4cm) H x 6"(15.24cm) D x 19" (48.26cm) W



    215S FAQS

    • Dynamic range has been improved from 108dB to 112dB
    • Now includes a super quiet and more energy efficient "universal" 100-240VAC switch-mode power supply
    • New circuitry that further reduces induced noise make them even quieter than the previous 2 Series EQ models
    • The new Silver Titanium look make them stand out in an audio rack
    • Incorporates the latest generation of component technology resulting in improved overall sonic integrity, improved levels of control and less energy consumption.