Elac BS 244.2 Bookshelf Speakers


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Elac BS 244 Bookshelf speakers

ELAC are a German manufacturer of high quality loudspeakers, renowned for their life-like and natural sound response. This is achieved through a the company's uncompromising design philosophy, a simple yet highly effective effort to every element of the manufacturing process: manual dexterity, ingenuity, an eye for quality, short routes, high levels of vertical manufacturing.

The BS-244.2 is a larger bookshelf model within the company's BS240.2 series, and while larger than its siblings, is still a discrete and compact loudspeaker capable of a full, room-filling sound. Ideal for small-to-medium listening environments, the 180mm cone woofer allows for a dynamic and punchy midrange, as well as a liquid yet controlled bass performance. The Elac-specific JET ribbon tweeter system ensures an unrivalled level of quality at the high-end, as well as an open sound-stage.


 height x width x depth 330 × 200 × 282 mm 
weight  7.4 kg 
type 2-Way, bass reflex 
woofer  1 × 180 mm AS-XR cone
tweeter  1 × JET 5 
crossover frequency  2,500 Hz 
 frequency range (IEC 268-5) 38 ... 50,000 Hz 
 sensitivity 88 dB / 2.83 V / m 
 suitable for amplifiers 4 ... 8 Ω 
 recommended amplifier power 30 - 200 W / channel 
 nominal/peak power handling 80 / 120 W 
nominal impedance 4 Ω
minimum impedance 3.3 Ω / 190 Hz

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