Harbeth SHL5plus XD Loudspeaker

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The ultimate British domestic monitor

A LOUDSPEAKER THAT IS BOTH EXPLICIT AND TRUTHFULLY BEAUTIFUL

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/midrange 
25mm ferro-cooled soft dome tweeter
20mm dome Super Tweeter

Frequency response
(without packing)40HZ – 20kHZ ±3dB free-space, grille on, smooth off-axis response

Impedance
6 ohms, easy to drive

Sensitivity
86 dB/2.7v/1m axial

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

Power handling
150W programming 

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
Ideally > 0.30m from rear wall

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

Packing
Single speaker per protective carton 

Grille colour
Black

Finishes

Our cabinets are handmade and feature the finest veneers. Please note that veneers vary in both colour, shade and grain structure, particularly our Tamo Ash veneer.

CHERRY

ROSEWOOD

WALNUT