Monitor Audio Silver 500 Floorstanding Loudspeakers - PAIR

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  • The incredible Silver 500 floorstander from Monitor Audio features a pair of powerful, long-throw 8-inch C-CAM bass drivers in each cabinet, delivering punchy bass right down to an earth-shaking 30 Hz alongside exquisite treble and captivating mid-range. With this masterpiece, we guarantee you won’t need an extra sub to deliver the most demanding music tracks to the full.

    While assured of incredible scale and breath-taking dynamics from Monitor Audio’s bespoke bass drivers, you are guaranteed clean mid-range, without a hint of distortion, and a delicate, detailed treble thanks to perfect drive unit matching. All bass and mid-range drivers feature the Silver Series’ signature RST Cone profile. 

    High overall sensitivity and easy loading make the new Silver 500 easy to drive and capable of delivering amazing results in your audio system. In fact, a modestly powered high-quality amplifier is all you need to fill a large room with volume levels that approach live music. And, with just 12 inches (30 cm) needed between the speaker and wall, to allow the system to breathe and perform optimally, the Silver 500 is perfect where space is tight.

  • Three-way, four driver configuration (both electrically and acoustically) allows drive units to be optimized to deliver high efficiency and lowest distortion

    New bespoke 25 mm C-CAM, (Ceramic-Coated Aluminum/Magnesium) tweeter featuring vented Neo magnet system optimized for lower distortion and cleaner-sounding highs

    Specially-developed 4-inch mid-range driver with ‘under hung’ voice coil and motor system so the voice coil is always in the magnetic gap ensuring incredibly low distortion

    Dual 8-inch bass drivers with ‘dished’ C-CAM cone profile for better damping and improved mid-range clarity

    RST Cone profile for improved diaphragm rigidity and lower distortion

    Unique-build ring/voice coil-cone coupling mechanism (DCF) optimized to reduce high-frequency cone break-up and increase the critical voice coil circumferential rigidity. Cast polymer driver chassis design - improved rigidity and damping characteristics

    HiVe II port technology means improved transient response and tighter bass, due to smoother airflow

    Pureflow silver-plated OFC copper internal cabling gives highest quality transfer through the signal chain

    High-quality crossovers featuring premium-grade bespoke polypropylene film capacitors, air-core and low-loss laminated steel-core inductors equate to maximum signal transfer and zero distortion

    Rigid 20 mm MDF construction utilizing scientifically optimized cabinet bracing

    Single bolt-through driver technology provides increased bracing strength, rigidity and driver/baffle de-coupling

    Ultra-low profile grilles featuring invisible magnetic grille fixings for clean visual styling when fitted

    Bespoke, high quality bi-wire terminals

    Terminal panel located at floor level for easy termination and neat cable access

    Out-rigger feet (spiked, or rubber for hard flooring) provide attractive appearance while taking up less floor space

    Selected, premium-quality wood veneers, high-gloss lacquer and contemporary Satin White finishes.

  • System Format


    Frequency Response (-6 dB)

    30 Hz – 35 kHz

    Sensitivity (1W@1M)

    90 dB

    Nominal Impedance

    8 ohms

    Minimum Impedance

    3.1 ohms @ 2.45 kHz

    Maximum SPL

    117 dBA (pair)

    Power Handling (RMS)

    250 W

    Recommended Amplifier Requirements

    80 – 250 W

    Bass Alignment

    Bass reflex. HiVe II port system

    Crossover Frequency

    LF/MF: 625 Hz

    MF/HF: 3.1 kHz

    Drive Unit Complement

    2 x 8” RST bass driver 1 x 4” RST mid-range driver

    1 x 1” (25 mm) Gold Dome C-CAM tweeter

    Cabinet Dimensions (excluding grille and terminals)

    1050 x 230 x 300 mm

    (41 5/16" x 9 1/16" x 7 7/8”)

    External Dimensions (including grille and terminals)

    1050 x 230 x 329 mm

    (41 5/16" x 9 1/16" x 12 15/16”)

    External Dimensions (including out-rigger plates, feet and spikes)

    1083 x 297 x 367 mm

    (42 5/8" x 11 11/16" x 14 7/16”)

    Weight (each)

    22.8 kg

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