The Bowers & Wilkins CT8LR is probably the most technologically advanced custom installation home theatre speaker the world has ever seen, or heard. At the heart of this slim, 3-way front channel speaker is technology borrowed directly from the flagship 800 Series; twin Rohacell bass drivers, a woven Kevlar FST midrange driver and a metal dome high frequency driver. Integration of the drivers is semi-active via the CT8 XO active crossover/equaliser.
The CT8 LR midrange and high-frequency drivers are held in a super-rigid spherical pod that incorporates Nautilus-derived tube loading, cleverly curled-up for compactness. The pod orientation is even adjustable for perfect alignment with the listening area. The main enclosure housing the bass drivers is Matrix-braced to provide a solid system foundation, and plays accurate, dynamic bass down to 23Hz - well into sub
What's included in the box
- 3-way closed-box system
- Frequency range -6dB at 23Hz and 40kHz
- Sensitivity 93dB spl (2.83V, 1m) (mf/hf)
- Nominal impedance 8Ω (minimum 4Ω)
- Recommended 50W – 1000W into 8Ω