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B&W 805 D3 Bookshelf Speaker

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The 805 D3 is the only loudspeaker of its size and type to feature studio-grade technology in the form of a Diamond dome tweeter.

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$ 8,999.00


The exceptional 805 D3 is the only stand mount loudspeaker in the world to feature studio-grade technology in the form of a Diamond dome tweeter. It’s capable of delivering pristine sound from a relatively slight dimensions, allowing even those people with smaller listening rooms to experience True Sound.

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Solid body tweeter
The Diamond dome tweeter is housed in a solid piece of aluminium. This mechanically inert structure provides an incredibly rigid platform from which the tweeter can deliver crystal clear sound.

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Continuum cone
The Continuum cone delivers pristine midrange performance by effectively negating the break-up behaviour that can adversely effect this all-important part of the spectrum.

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Diamond Dome Tweeters
Incredibly light, yet unbelievably rigid, Diamond is the ultimate tweeter material. Delivering the most revealing, natural treble you will ever hear.

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Technical features
Diamond Tweeter
Anti-resonance plug
Flow port
Continuum cone bass mid
Solid body tweeter
Tweeter on top
Optomised Matrix
Description
2-way vented-box system
Drive units
1x ø25mm (1 in) diamond dome high-frequency
1x ø165mm (6.5 in) Continuum® cone bass midrange
Frequency range
34Hz to 35kHz
Frequency response
42Hz to 28kHz (+/-3dB from reference axis)
Sensitivity
88dB SPL (2.83Vrms at 1m)
Harmonic distortion
2nd and 3rd harmonics (90dB, 1m on axis)
<1 % 70Hz - 20kHz
<0.6% 120Hz - 20kHz
Nominal impedance (min)
8Ω (minimum 4.6Ω)
Recommended amplifier power
50W - 120W into 8Ω on unclipped programme
Max. recommended cable impedance
0.1Ω
Height:
424mm
Width:
238mm
Depth:
345mm
Net weight
12.6kg (28lb)
Cabinet
Rosenut
Gloss black
Satin white
Grille
Black
Grey (Satin white only)
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NB: Priced per pair. Please contact store for audition and orders.