The EAW CXT line of ceiling speakers is a cost effective professional set of ceiling speakers that can provide solutions for high quality sound and install friendly features for applications requiring mid-volume music playback and paging.

The EAW CXT800 is a full-range 8” coaxial, ported ceiling speaker that provides premium performance and wide dispersion in a simple blind mount installation package. The coaxial design pairs an 8” LF and 1” soft dome tweeter for a coherent 90-degree conical dispersion, 80Hz-17kHz response, handling 180W and delivering a 118dB Max-SPL. A 70V/100V multi-tap transformer, with a bypass low-impedance mode, provides a solution for installed distributed music and paging application such as cafes, retail, houses of worship, theater common areas, lounges, hotels, schools and more. Included accessories such as tile rails, C-rings, cut-out templates and paint shields provide everything required for installation.

  • 8-in. coated paper cone woofer, vented
  • 1 in. silk dome tweeter on a waveguide providing 90° conical coverage
  • Lightweight, UV/weather resistant ABS bezel
  • Integrated mounting system and hardware included
  • UL/cUL/CE listed



Transducer:  LF: 8 in. coated paper cone woofer; HF: 1 in. silk dome tweeter

Loading:  LF: Vented; HF: Waveguide

Amplifier Channels

Single-amp: LF/HF

Signal Processing: High Pass Filter


Operating Range

Full Range: 58 Hz to 20 kHz (-10dB)

Frequency Response

80 KHz to 17 kHz (+/- 3db)

Nominal Bandwidth

90° Conical

Axial Sensitivity (half space SPL)

LH/HF 92 db

Maximum SPL

Average: 112 db

Peak: 118 db

Nominal Impedance

8Ω (in bypass mode)

Transformer Taps (Watts)

70v: 7.5, 15, 30, 60

100v: 15, 30, 60

Power Handling

Full Range: 180 W continuous program


Input Connector

Removable 4-pin screw terminal with loop thru


Back Can: Zinc-plated steel

Bezel material: ABS

Weights (pounds/kilograms)

Net: 13.86 / 6.3

Dimensions (inches/millimeters)

Diameter: 13 / 329

Front of Ceiling Tile to Back of Can: 11.3 / 288

Cutout Size: 11.7 / 296

Included Accessories


Tile Support Rails

Cut-out Template

Paint Shield

Removable Locking Input Connector