SWR 550x and SM-500

Discussion in 'Amps and Cabs [BG]' started by Coleman, Jun 14, 2003.

  1. Coleman


    Oct 13, 2001
    Hong Kong
    1)what the different from thsi two amp fo SWR?
    2)please give some details!
    3)and which one u think better?
  2. Tightanic

    Tightanic Supporting Member

    Oct 26, 2000



    IMHO the sm-500 is much better, same power (mono), but capable of running stereo, much more flexible EQ.

    Johannes :D :D :D :eek:
  3. Stachio

    Stachio Supporting Member

    Jan 29, 2002
    I'll second Tightanic. The SM series have a much more versatile EQ. This can be a good or bad thing depending on how you like to play with sliders and knobs.
    The possibilities for hooking cabs is a definite plus.
    Some people claim that they can get pretty hot but I haven't experienced that at all after running it hard for about 3 to 4 hours.
    Of course, if you can get your hands on a SM400S...then we're talking.
  4. iplaybass

    iplaybass Guest

    Feb 13, 2000
    Germantown, TN

    I'll never sell mine. Find one somewhere else. :D