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TC Electronic Announces New BG250 Series Combo Amps

TC Electronic BG250 Series Combo Bass Amps

TC Electronic has expanded their BG250 combo from a single 1×15 model to an entire series of bass amps featuring three new speaker configurations: 2×10, 1×12, and 2×8. Each of the 250-watt combos features dual TonePrint onboard effects, intelligent Tone Shaping controls, a built-in tuner, a direct output, and rehearsal inputs.
The effect on each of the TonePrint controls can be changed to any of the available TC effects via USB or by using a free smartphone app. An optional 3-switch footswitch allows for activating the effects or the mute function.The EQ section is tailored to cut and boost at different frequencies. Its bass control cuts at 70Hz while boosting at 90Hz, the mid control cuts at 500Hz while boosting at 800Hz, and the treble control cuts at 1.8kHz while boosting at 2.24kHz.

BG250-210

The BG250-210 contains two 10″ speakers and a custom 1″ piezo tweeter for a sound that the company describes as focused with a fast response.

TC Electronic BG250-210 Demo:

TC Electronic BG250-210 Details:

TC Electronic BG250-210 Bass Combo Amp

  • Power: 250 Watts
  • Weight: 44.6 lbs
  • Dimensions: 18″ x 14.7″ x 24.4″
  • Drivers: 2×10″ drivers, 1″ piezo tweeter
  • Built-in 6-string Tuner
  • Intelligent EQ Section
  • Rehearsal Input
  • Balanced DI out
  • Headphone output
  • Street Price: $549

BG250-115

The BG250-115 is similar to the original BG250 combo, but replaces the TubeDrive with a second TonePrint effect.

TC Electronic BG250-115 Demo:

TC Electronic BG250-115 Details:

TC Electronic BG250-115 Bass Combo Amp

  • Power: 250 Watts
  • Weight: 39 lbs
  • Dimensions: 18.2″ x 24.4″ x 15″
  • Drivers: 1×15″ driver, 1″ piezo tweeter
  • Built-in 6-string Tuner
  • Intelligent EQ Section
  • Rehearsal Input
  • Balanced DI out
  • Headphone output
  • Street Price: $399

BG250-112

The BG250-112 is fitted with a 1×12″ driver and a 1″ piezo tweeter for a tight sound with powerful mids. In the U.S., it is available exclusively from Guitar Center.

TC Electronic BG250-112 Demo:

TC Electronic BG250-112 Details:

TC Electronic BG250-112 Bass Combo Amp

  • Power: 250 Watts
  • Weight: 35.6 lbs
  • Dimensions: 18″ x 14.8″ x 21.3″
  • Drivers: 1×12″ driver, 1″ piezo tweeter
  • Built-in 6-string Tuner
  • Intelligent EQ Section
  • Rehearsal Input
  • Balanced DI out
  • Headphone output
  • Street Price: $349

BG250-208

Finally, the BG250-208 contains two 8″ drivers and has a smaller setup than the rest of the lineup. The EQ section cut and boost frequencies are tweaked for the configuration with the bass control cutting at 80Hz and boosting at 100Hz, the mid control cutting at 500Hz while boosting at 800Hz, and the treble control cutting at 1.4kHz while boosting at 2.5kHz.

TC Electronic BG250-208 Demo:

TC Electronic BG250-208 Details:

TC Electronic BG250-208 Bass Combo Amp

  • Power: 250 Watts
  • Weight: 25.9 lbs
  • Dimensions: 11.5″ x 12.6″ x 18.3″
  • Drivers: 2×8″ drivers
  • Built-in 6-string Tuner
  • Intelligent EQ Section
  • Rehearsal Input
  • Balanced DI out
  • Headphone output
  • Speaker Output
  • Street Price: $499

For more info, check out the TC Electronic website.

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