Monitor Audio - Super Slim WSS430 - In-Wall Speaker
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Monitor Audio Super Slim WSS430 In-Wall Speaker
Introducing Monitor Audio's Super Slim WSS430 In-Wall Speaker: the flagship of in-wall audio refinement. For those with an unquenchable thirst for sonically-rich, cinematic-grade sound, the WSS430 delivers performance that goes head-to-head with the cream of high-end box speakers, all while showcasing an ultra slim design and superior aesthetics.
Incorporating prestigious principles and advanced technology derived from our eminent Platinum II speaker models, this stunning in-wall device humbly boasts a super-slim depth of just 50mm (2"). This sleek profile is cleverly engineered to fit even in 2" stud walls, or breathe life into spaces where room is at an absolute premium.
The elegantly conceived body, sized at 385 x 140mm, can be installed either portrait or landscape style fitting effortlessly between standard 14" stud bays. But it's what's on the inside that counts - the WSS430 houses three, 3" bass/mid-range drivers alongside a 25mm C-CAM Gold Dome tweeter for a sound profile that leaves nothing to be desired. With high-quality crossover components, gold plated sprung push terminals for reliable connections, a paintable 'trim-less' grille to match any decor, and so much more, the feature-rich WSS430 encapsulates unyielding commitment to sound excellence. This speaker is a top-tier testament to Monitor Audio's relentless pursuit for audio perfection, all encompassed in a super slim design that seamlessly fits not just in your wall, but also the refined ambience of your living space. The ultimate in aesthetics, functionality, and sound fidelity, the WSS430 is indeed the bottled essence of poetic harmony.
Feature and Benefit Analysis:
Super-Slim Depth: At just 50mm (2"), the WSS430 boasts a sleek profile, specially engineered to fit even in narrow spaces such as 2" stud walls. This presents a solution for those who desire quality sound in tighter spaces.
Flexible Installation: With the ability to be installed either portrait or landscape style, these speakers can be easily integrated into a variety of spaces, with compatibility for standard 14" stud bays. This offers you more options for installation, ensuring a perfect fit in your home.
Premier Sound Technology: Housing three, 3" bass/mid-range drivers and a 25mm C-CAM Gold Dome tweeter, the WSS430 delivers sonically rich, cinematic-grade audio. This premium technology ensures a surround sound experience of unparalleled quality.
High-Quality Connectivity: Gold-plated sprung push terminals offer secure, reliable connections for lasting sound quality. This means you can trust that your sound system will consistently perform at its highest potential.
Aesthetically Pleasing Design: Featuring a 'trim-less' grille that can be painted to match any room decor, the WSS430 blends seamlessly with your home's aesthetic. With this feature, you can customize your audio system to match your style preferences.
Advanced Crossover Components: The speakers come with high-quality crossover components that are selected and voiced for amazing sonic performance. These ensure a smooth transition between frequencies for a balanced, detailed sound.
'Trim-Less' Grille: The WSS430 offers a magnetically attached, trim-less grille that is discreet, reliable, and easy to service. This ensures that maintaining your audio system remains a hassle-free task.
Cutting-Edge MPD High-Frequency Transducer: Nominated from Monitor Audio’s flagship Platinum II designs, this feature offers incredibly low distortion, providing clear high frequencies reaching over 50kHz. This guarantees an immersive, crystal-clear audio experience in every listening session.
Rotating Tweeter: The WSS430 is designed with a tweeter that can be rotated, ensuring optimum dispersion of sound when installed in landscape orientation. This clever feature elevates your audio experience to another level by providing a well-distributed, room-filling sound.
Robust and Easy Installation: With the Tri-Grip Dog leg fixings, the WSS430 is not only reliable and robust but also quick and easy to install. This provides an effortless setup process, saving you time and effort.
- Performance Level: Good, better, best
- Depth: Super-slim 50mm (2")
- Installation Orientation: Portrait or Landscape
- Dimensions (Profile): 385 x 140 mm
- Driver Components: Three, 3" bass/mid-range drivers, 25mm C-CAM Gold Dome tweeter
- Transducer: MPD high frequency transducer
- Crossover components: High quality, selected for superior sonic performance
- Grille: Magnetically attached, paintable, 'trim-less' design
- Fixings: Tri-Grip Dog leg
- Terminals: Gold plated sprung push
- Flagship Features: Dished C-CAM cones, high strength Neo magnets, larger voice coils, rotating tweeter
- Frequency Response (-6 dB): 70 Hz – 50 kHz
- Sensitivity (1W@1M): 87 dB
- Nominal Impedance: 8 ohms
- Maximum SPL: 106.5 dBA
- Power Handling (RMS): 75 W Full range (120W with crossover set to 100 Hz @ 12 dB/Octave)
- Amplifier Requirements: 10 – 120 W
- Drive Unit Complement: 3 x 3" dished C-CAM cone bass-mid drivers, 1 x MPD High frequency transducer
- Crossover Recommendation: 100 Hz at a minimum of 12 dB/Octave (24 dB/Octave optimum)
- Overall Depth (Including Grille): 54.25 mm (21/8")
- Cut-Out Dimensions: 346 x 101 mm (131/2 x 4")
- Mounting Depth: 50 mm (2")
- Connection: Gold Plated Sprung push terminals – For bare wire connection up to 3 mm2
- Fixing Type: 6 position Tri-Grip dog leg fixings
- Weight: 1.1 kg (2 lb 6 oz)
- Construction Material: Mineral filled ABS Plastic, RoHS2 Compliant. Painted steel grille
- Pre-Construction Bracket: WB3 Pre-Construction Bracket (Dark Blue)
In conclusion, the Monitor Audio Super Slim WSS430 In-Wall Speaker offers every feature for the most critical audiophile seeking aesthetics, functionality, and sound fidelity all in one. With Monitor Audio, your search for the perfect balance of poetic harmony within your living space is finally over.
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|Performance Level||Good, better, best|
|Depth||Super-slim 50mm (2")|
|Installation Orientation||Portrait or Landscape|
|Dimensions (Profile)||385 x 140 mm|
|Driver Components||Three, 3" bass/mid-range drivers, 25mm C-CAM Gold Dome tweeter|
|Transducer||MPD high frequency transducer|
|Crossover components||High quality, selected for superior sonic performance|
|Grille||Magnetically attached, paintable, 'trim-less' design|
|Fixings||Tri-Grip Dog leg|
|Terminals||Gold plated sprung push|
|Flagship Features||Dished C-CAM cones, high strength Neo magnets, larger voice coils, rotating tweeter|
|Frequency Response (-6 dB)||70 Hz – 50 kHz|
|Sensitivity (1W@1M)||87 dB|
|Nominal Impedance||8 ohms|
|Maximum SPL||106.5 dBA|
|Power Handling (RMS)||75 W Full range (120W with crossover set to 100 Hz @ 12 dB/Octave)|
|Amplifier Requirements||10 – 120 W|
|Drive Unit Complement||3 x 3" dished C-CAM cone bass-mid drivers, 1 x MPD High frequency transducer|
|Crossover Recommendation||100 Hz at a minimum of 12 dB/Octave (24 dB/Octave optimum)|
|Overall Depth (Including Grille)||54.25 mm (21/8")|
|Cut-Out Dimensions||346 x 101 mm (131/2 x 4")|
|Mounting Depth||50 mm (2")|
|Connection||Gold Plated Sprung push terminals – For bare wire connection up to 3 mm2|
|Fixing Type||6 position Tri-Grip dog leg fixings|
|Weight||1.1 kg (2 lb 6 oz)|
|Construction Material||Mineral filled ABS Plastic, RoHS2 Compliant. Painted steel grille|
|Pre-Construction Bracket||WB3 Pre-Construction Bracket (Dark Blue)|