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Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3

Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3
alaScore 95

6 reviews

Dec, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Speakers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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(Based on 6 reviews)

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Expert review by: Steve Guttenberg (cnet.com)

Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 review

 

Bowers & Wilkins' co-founder John Bowers once said, "The best loudspeaker isn't the one that produces the most, it's the one that loses the least." Those words rang true when I started listening to the company's flagship 805 D3 monitors; they let the...

The Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 is one of the best standmount speakers you can buy. The speaker combines immaculate build quality and sumptuous good looks. Sound quality is amongst the best of the best with a wide and deep soundstage and excellent...

The 805 D3 is priced like the ultra-high-end speaker it is. Its relative lack of low end won't suit bass heads.

The Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 are the supercharged sportscars of the high-end speaker world, combining whiplash-inducing looks, cutting edge technology and exquisite performance.

Apr, 2016

Recommended by TR

Expert review by: Simon Osborne-Walker (trustedreviews.com)

Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3

 

B&W has a rich pedigree in speaker design, and its 800 series is the pinnacle of the British company's impressive lineup. We're talking dome tweeters formed from man-made diamond and housed in their own aluminium enclosures, mid-bass drivers made from...

Beautiful speakers for a small room, with outstanding imaging precision and clarity. But not for bass-heads.

Nov, 2016

Expert review by: Steve Guttenberg (cnet.co.uk)

Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 review

 

Bowers & Wilkins' co-founder John Bowers once said, "The best loudspeaker isn't the one that produces the most, it's the one that loses the least." Those words rang true when I started listening to the company's flagship 805 D3 monitors; they let the...

The Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 is one of the best standmount speakers you can buy. The speaker combines immaculate build quality and sumptuous good looks. Sound quality is amongst the best of the best with a wide and deep soundstage and excellent...

The 805 D3 is priced like the ultra-high-end speaker it is. Its relative lack of low end won't suit bass heads.

The Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 are the supercharged sportscars of the high-end speaker world, combining whiplash-inducing looks, cutting edge technology and exquisite performance.

Apr, 2016

Product Specifications

Amplifier

Recommended amplifier power (max):120
Recommended amplifier power (min):50

Audio

Frequency range:34 - 35000
Impedance:8
Sensitivity:88
Total Harmonic Distortion (THD):0.6

Design

Color of product:Black / Rosewood / White

Loudspeakers

Amplifier: No
Mid-range driver diameter:6.5
Mid-range driver diameter (imperial):6.5
Mid-range driver size:6.5
Number of drivers:2
Number of mid-range drivers:1
Number of tweeter drivers:1
Recommended usage:Speaker set unit
Speaker placement:Floor
Speaker type:2-Way
Suitable for outdoor use:N
Tweeter: Yes
Tweeter diameter:1
Tweeter Size:1
Woofer: No

Packaging Content

Manual: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:13.6
Height:16.7
Weight:27.8
Width:9.37