The Super HL5plus loudspeaker The ultimate British domestic monitor
- The definitive Harbeth speaker
model is the latest and greatest 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, now featuring Harbeth's RADIAL2™ driver and a radically new
approach to the crossover. The HL5plus gets
the very best from the Harbeth-made 200mm RADIAL2™ bass/mid driver in a
cabinet is skillfully designed according to the pioneering research
undertaken by the BBC. The system sound is large, powerful and
transparent with an astonishing freshness. No wonder the SHL5 family is
such a worldwide legend.
The SuperTweeter extends the system response to the upper edge of the audio band and beyond.
Harbeth's Super HL5 Plus loudspeaker produces a huge soundstage of width, depth and weight for a total immersion in the musical performance.
40th Anniversary Edition available in Walnut only.
3-way vented: 200mm
Harbeth RADIAL2™ bass/mid; 25mm ferro-cooled dome tweeter, 20mm dome
- 20kHz ±3dB free-space, grille on, smooth off-axis response
ohms, easy to drive
Works with a wide range of amplifiers, suggested from 25W/channel.
4mm gold-plated binding posts for wires or plugs (biwireable)
322 x 300mm (+12mm for grille and binding posts)
Cherry, tiger ebony, eucalyptus, rosewood.
Overall response optimised for use away from walls.
Optimally to bring ears level with tweeters: typically 16-20 inches.
(Tweeter: 475mm up from cabinet base)
15.8kg each, unpacked
Harbeth SuperHL5 Reviews
• Stereophonic15 September 2016
• Pierre-Yves Maton20 February, 201