ELAC Adante AS-61 Monitor Speaker shocks the reviewers
Now at True Audiophile.
Price is per pair. Stands sold separately
Its rare any modern speaker has generated such universal acclaim and anticipation as the new AS-61 by ELAC designed by renowned Andrew Jones. This is simply the finest speaker in the world at its price. Or multiple of its price. The speaker comes in three finishes. Black, White and Rosewood. -- TA
NOTE: NO shipping charge for customers in Portland, Oregon.
A new reference monitor.
Designed with the identical drivers as its floorstanding sibling, the AS-61 Stand Mount delivers reference-standard Adante sound with just a fraction less bass extension and output. The ideal solution for a two-channel music system or the basis for a surround-sound installation, don’t call it a bookshelf: this is a no-compromise monitor designed for serious listeners. Dedicated stands are available and recommended.
Speaker type: 3-way, interport-coupled cavity
Tweeter: 1 x 1-inch soft dome, concentrically mounted
Midrange: 1 x 5.25-inch aluminum cone
Woofer: 1 x 6.5-inch aluminum cone, internally mounted
Passive radiator: 1 x 8-inch aluminum cone
Crossover frequency: 200Hz / 2,000 Hz
Frequency range: 41 to 35,000 Hz
Sensitivity: 85dB at 2.83 v/1m
Recommended amplifier power: 50 to 160 wpc
Peak power handling: 160 wpc
Nominal Impedance: 4 Ohms
Binding posts: Dual pair 5-way metal
Magnetic shielding: No
Cabinet finishes: Gloss black, gloss white, rosewood veneer
Accessories included: Binding post straps, manual, gloves
Height: 19.06 in / 484 mm
Width: 9.6 in / 243.7 mm
Depth: 15.81 in / 401.7 mm (with grille)
Weight: 35.3 lbs. / 16 Kg