Harbeth Super HL5 Plus XD Series Speakers

£5,195.00

Brand Harbeth

The model line that launched the Harbeth company is universally revered for its big, beautiful sound. The SHL5plus XD loudspeaker version takes the Harbeth tradition of stunning musical involvement to another performance level.

Crafted by one designer to convey the recording not to reinterpret it, there is consistent musicality right across the Harbeth loudspeaker range. The selection of the optimum Harbeth for your system is just a matter of size, power handling, and budget as all excel at believable, natural, realistic, engaging sound.

The fantastic tonality, the selection and use of the finest materials throughout and sourced from the best suppliers around the world all combine to a lifetime of listening satisfaction and pride of ownership. Customers regularly comment that their Harbeths are the best investment money can make.

The definitive Harbeth loudspeaker delivers the ultimate high-end audio experience.

This model is the latest iteration of the legendary Harbeth HL-Monitor Mk1 from 1977 that launched the Harbeth company. In continuous production through several design generations since its inception. The SHL5plus XD gets the very best from the Harbeth-made 200mm RADIAL2™ bass/mid driver in a cabinet that is skillfully designed according to the pioneering research undertaken by the BBC. 

There are music experiences in life so epic that you wish they never end, with the SHL5plus XD you can relive that moment again, and again.

Technical specifications

Technical Features
3-way vented:
200mm Harbeth RADIAL2™ bass/mid; 
25mm ferrofluid-cooled tweeter;
20mm dome SuperTweeter.

Frequency response
40Hz – 20kHz, ±3dB free-space, grille on, smooth off-axis response

Impedance
6 ohms, easy to drive

Sensitivity
86dB/2.83V/1m axial

Amplifier suggestion
Works with a wide range of amplifiers – suggested from 25W/channel

Power handling
150W programme 

Dimensions
635 x 322 x 300 mm (+12mm for grille and binding posts) 

Connectors
Two 4mm Harbeth branded binding posts

Weight
15.8kg each (without packing)

Space needs
Overall response optimised for use away from walls.

Stands
Optimally to bring ears level with tweeters. (Tweeter: 475mm up from cabinet base)

Packing
Single speaker per protective carton 

Grille colour
Black