REFERENCE 3 Floorstanding Speaker

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Colour
Silver Satin Walnut
Copper Black Aluminium
Blue Ice White
Piano Black High Gloss
Satin American Walnut
Luxury Gloss Rosewood

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      Mid-sized three-way floorstander

      Reference 3 has the uncanny ability to generate an intricate, emotionally compelling three-dimensional soundstage that places you right at the heart of the original performance.

      *This product may take 12-14 weeks for delivery.

      Hand-built in Maidstone, UK.


      SOUND

      REFERENCE 3

      Two 165mm (6.5 inch) bass drivers positioned above and below KEF's latest 125mm (5 inch) MF/HF Uni-Q driver array means that fidelity across the midrange and treble is outstanding. Everyone in the room can enjoy the same rich, spatially precise imagery and it puts them right at the heart of the original performance.

      SPECIFICATIONS

      The Details

      Specifications

      Cabinet Finish

      Silver satin walnut, Copper black aluminium, Blue ice white, Deep piano black, Satin American walnut, Luxury gloss rosewood

       

      WEIGHT

      51.3kg (113.1lbs)
       
       

      DIMENSION (H X W X D)

      H x W x D with grille and terminal :
      1155 x 205 x 470 mm (44.5 x 8.1 x 18.5 in.)

      H x W x D with grille, terminal & plinth :
      1202 x 349 x 470 mm (47.3 x 13.7 x 18.5 in.)
       
       

      DESIGN

      Three-way bass reflex

       

      impedance

      8 Ohms (min.3.2 Ohms)

       

      Unit measurement

      Pair

       

      FREQUENCY RANGE

      Typical in room bass response: 28Hz (-6dB)
      Free Field - Short port: 38Hz - 45kHz (-6dB)
      Free Field - Long port: 35Hz - 45kHz (-6dB)

      crossover frequencies

      350Hz, 2.8kHz


      FREQUENCY RESPONSE

      43Hz - 35kHz (±3dB)
       
       

      HARMONIC DISTORTION

      2nd & 3rd harmonics (90dB, 1m)
      <0.5% 40Hz – 100kHz
      <0.2% 200Hz – 10kHz
       
       

      MAXIMUM OUTPUT

      113.5 dB (peak sound pressure level at 1m with pink noise)
       
       

      AMPLIFIER class

      50-300W
       
       

      NOMINAL IMPEDANCE

      8Ohms (min.3.2Ohms)
       
       

      sensitivity

      87.5dB (2.83V/1m)
       

      DRIVE UNITS

      Uni-Q driver array:
      HF: 25mm (1in.) vented aluminium dome
      MF: 125mm (5in.) aluminium
      Bass units:
      LF: 2 x165mm (6.5in.) aluminium
       
       

      CROSSOVER FREQUENCIES

      400Hz, 2.9kHz

       

      downloads

      THE REFERENCE Brochure
      THE REFERENCE Manual
      THE REFERENCE 8b Manual
      THE REFERENCE White Paper
      THE REFERENCE Information Sheet

       

      KEF reserves the right, in line with continuing research and development, to amend or change specifications. E&OE. * Measurement per unit

      Awards & Reviews

      Home Cinema Choice Reference Status, High End Hero

      "This system is British surround high-fidelity at the utter state-of-the-art. And it’s easily worthy of its Reference name." — 2016

       

      Full Review

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