Best Portable PA Systems

Learn more about the best Portable PA systems from Performer’s team of experts. Read in-depth reviews on the latest portable PA systems, as well as detailed information about how to set up a PA system, the best way to position on-stage monitors and wedge monitors, as well as how to use a compact mixer for your live gigs and rehearsals.

Portable PA systems provide an excellent solution for artists who regularly perform at non-traditional venues, or who are responsible for their own sound at smaller venues. They offer great, room-filling sound at reasonable prices, and as the name implies, they are typically lightweight and compact enough to make transport safe and easy. Many portable PA system fit in one enclosure (including PA speakers and a mixer) and can fit in the back of almost any tour van.

Some of our most popular articles on portable PA systems and PA speakers include:


Mackie Reach Professional PA: Tour Test Final Review

Mackie FreePlay Portable PA Review With Video

Yamaha DBR12 800-Watt Active PA Speakers Review

Yamaha STAGEPAS 400i Portable PA Review

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