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
200mm Harbeth RADIAL2™ bass/midrange
25mm ferro-cooled soft dome tweeter
20mm dome Super Tweeter
(without packing)40HZ – 20kHZ ±3dB free-space, grille on, smooth off-axis response
6 ohms, easy to drive
86 dB/2.7v/1m axial
Works with a wide range of amplifiers – suggested from 25W/channel
635 x 322 x 300 mm (+12mm for grille and binding posts)
Two 4mm Harbeth branded binding posts
15.8kg each (without packing)
Ideally > 0.30m from rear wall
Optimally to bring ears level with tweeters. (Tweeter: 475mm up from cabinet base)
Single speaker per protective carton
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.