This model is the latest and greatest 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, now featuring Harbeth's RADIAL2™ driver and a radically new approach to the crossover. The HL5plus gets the very best from the Harbeth-made 200mm RADIAL2™ bass/mid driver in a cabinet is skillfully designed according to the pioneering research undertaken by the BBC. The system sound is large, powerful and transparent with an astonishing freshness. No wonder the SHL5 family is such a worldwide legend.

The SuperTweeter extends the system response to the upper edge of the audio band and beyond.

Harbeth's Super HL5plus produces a huge soundstage of width, depth and weight for a total immersion in the musical performance

Harbeth Super HL5 Plus

$7,495.00Price
  • Transducer system
    3-way vented: 200mm Harbeth RADIAL2™ bass/mid; 25mm ferro-cooled done tweeter, 20mm dome SuperTweeter

    Frequency response
    40Hz - 20kHz ±3dB free-space, grille on, smooth off-axis response

    Impedance
    6 ohms, easy to drive

    Sensitivity
    86dB/1W/1m

    Amplifier suggestion
    Works with a wide range of amplifiers, suggested from 25W/channel.

    Power handling
    150W programme

    Connectors
    Four 4mm gold-plated binding posts for wires or plugs (biwireable)

    Dimensions
    635 x 322 x 300mm (+12mm for grille and binding posts)

    Finish
    Cherry, tiger ebony, eucalyptus, rosewood.

    Space needs
    Overall response optimised for use away from walls.

    Stands
    Optimally to bring ears level with tweeters: typically 16-20 inches. (Tweeter: 475mm up from cabinet base)

    Weight
    15.8kg each, unpacked

    Packing
    Single speaker per protective carton