Ultra Bookshelf Speaker
Reference bookshelf speakers with flawless tonal balance, stunning dynamics, unveiled highs and amazing low frequency extension. The Ultra Bookshelf speakers perform in the echelon of the world’s finest audiophile and home theater loudspeakers, yet cost a fraction of the price.
The SVS Ultra Bookshelf speakers are the rare speaker design that deliver effortless full-range sound and an expansive soundstage with pitch-perfect accuracy and pinpoint imaging. A true reference quality speaker, critics and music lovers celebrate the absolute transparency while home theater speaker fans laud the room-energizing dynamics and palpable bass output. It’s an amazingly balanced speaker that radiates acoustic power while rendering the finest details with precision and refinement.
Every design element of the SVS Ultra Bookshelf speakers was scrutinized to achieve cost-no-object audio performance and build quality to create a groundbreaking bookshelf loudspeaker. Countless design innovations and world-class build materials result in reference sound quality and stunning dynamics normally reserved for the world’s most expensive speakers.
Whether handling the warm and engaging sound of vinyl or the demanding, multi-layered soundtrack of an action movie, the Ultra Bookshelf speakers deliver a powerful and convincing audio experience and are among the top audio investments available at any price.
Real black oak veneer, piano gloss black, and gloss white finish options
Dual gold-plated 5-way binding posts
1.7” wide-flared rear-firing port
Cloth grille with pin/cup retention system
Elastomer stick-on bumper feet (adds 3mm to height)
Cabinet Dimensions: 15” (H) x 8.5” (W) x 10.6” (D) (without grille)
Overall Dimensions: 15” (H) x 8.5” W x 10.9” (D) (with grille)
Shipped Dimensions: 24" (H) x 20" (W) x 14" (D)
1” Aluminum Dome Tweeter:
FEA-optimized diffuser for airy and unveiled presentation
Aluminum dome delivers exceptional transient response and exceptional stiffness/mass ratio
6.5” Midrange Drivers:
Composite glass-fiber cone with excellent stiffness/mass ratio for high sensitivity and pistonic behavior beyond pass band.
Aluminum shorting rings to reduce gap inductance and lower distortion
Long stroke motor and suspension for high output
Vented voice coil formers to minimize air compression artifacts at high drive levels
Crossover & Cabinet Specs:
2-way crossover with premium-grade capacitors, air-core inductors and heavy-trace printed circuit boards
Crossover frequency and slopes optimized for excellent off-axis polar response, outstanding phase coherency, and total radiated sound power
Tweeter-to-woofer crossover: 2 kHz
Acoustically transparent and FEA optimized grilles, wedge-shaped front baffle and flush-mounted drivers all contribute to reduced edge diffraction and improved on-axis high frequency response
FEA-optimized bracing reduces cabinet resonances