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Wharfedale - Diamond 12.1 - Bookshelf Speakers

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Original price $649.00
Original price $649.00 - Original price $649.00
Original price $649.00
Current price $584.00
$584.00 - $584.00
Current price $584.00
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Unveiling the harmonious fusion of compact size, power, and intricate detail - the Wharfedale Diamond 12.1 Bookshelf Speakers. Engineering a crowd-pleaser, these traditional standmount speakers blend seamlessly within any 2-channel hi-fi system or a grand home theatre setup, for a sound performance that truly transcends. Experience remarkable timing and articulate bass with its high-performance 130mm Klarity™ driver, and enjoy wide, uncompressed high frequencies through its 25mm woven polyester dome tweaker. Uniquely constructed with a low-damping surround and a blend of Polypropylene and mica in the cone material, Diamond 12.1 ensures minimal flexing and swift response. With its undeniably robust built, innovative features, and superb sound performance, Wharfedale Diamond 12.1 speakers prove to be the uncompromising choice for audiophiles, defying price, room size, and application limits.

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ℹ Product Information

Wharfedale DIAMOND 12.1 Bookshelf Speakers

Step into the world of premium audio with the Wharfedale DIAMOND 12.1 Bookshelf Speakers, a performance powerhouse that houses an array of cutting-edge technologies within its compact design. Replete with the history and superior performance values of the renowned DIAMOND series, these speakers are an absolute stroke of genius. Crafted for the discerning audio enthusiast who demands the quintessence of sound with no compromises, the DIAMOND 12.1 is a testament to Wharfedale's unwavering commitment to acoustic perfection. Whether you’re a dedicated audiophile looking to fine-tune your 2-channel hi-fi system or seeking an immersive home theatre experience, these speakers deliver with extreme precision and clarity. With a high-performance 130mm Klarity™ driver and a dazzling 25mm woven polyester dome tweeter, every beat and rhythm is brought to life in heart-thumping detail. The DIAMOND 12.1 stands tall with its revolutionary cone material, an exclusive blend of Polypropylene and mica, providing a lightweight cone with high rigidity, enabling lightning-fast response. Every single component, from the optimised magnet system to the high-power epoxy/glass fibre bobbin, works in perfect harmony to obliterate distortion and deliver a deeply immersive, high-definition sound. The cherry on the cake is the advanced LKR 24dB topology crossover network, offering crystal clear sonic output, free from distortion. The meticulously crafted rear-ported enclosure and internal bracing system ensure superior resonance control. Small in size but immense in performance, the Wharfedale DIAMOND 12.1 Bookshelf Speakers is a testament to the power of intelligent design and engineering excellence. It's time to elevate your audio experience to unforgettable heights.

Features

  1. High-Performance 130mm Klarity™ Driver: The speaker’s impressive 5-inch Klarity™ driver delivers an advanced level of timing and refined bass, elevating any audio experience to exceptional levels.

  2. Woven Polyester Dome Tweeter: Equipped with an intricate 1-inch woven polyester dome tweeter that enhances the highs and extends them effortlessly, generating crisp, immaculate sound in every listening experience.

  3. Lightweight Klarity™ Cone Material: A unique blend of Polypropylene and mica enhances stiffness, reducing flexing and ensuring lightning-fast response while minimising colouration and boosting expressive dynamics.

  4. Magnet System with Aluminium Compensation Ring: A technologically advanced magnet system mitigates inductance variations, substantially reducing distortion and intermodulation for unparalleled listening.

  5. High-Power Epoxy/Glass Fibre Bobbin: Unconventional in this price range, it fortifies power handling without creating unnecessary currents, high-strength guarantees minimal distortion.

  6. Advanced LKR 24dB topology crossover network: Brings low distortion air-core inductors into play, presenting clear, clean bass sound and ensuring that your music plays without interference.

  7. Rear-Ported Enclosure: Specifically designed to harmonise with the drive unit system for optimum resonance control and superior acoustics.

  8. Intelligent Spot Bracing for optimal reduction of cabinet resonance: Provides specific form wood braces to connect opposing walls, neutralising echoing or unwanted frequencies.

Benefits

  1. Exceptional Audio Quality: The DIAMOND 12.1’s powerful driver and tweeter invite users into an extraordinarily nuanced audio experience, with remarkable detail and precision.

  2. Excellent Frequency Response: Offers a wide range of sound from 65Hz to 20kHz, ensuring every high and low is heard clearly and accurately.

  3. Compelling Bass: The Klarity™ driver produces a strong, defined bass lineup, making the music lively and compelling.

  4. Crisp Highs: The polyester dome tweeter capitalises on high frequencies for a dynamic, immersive sound.

  5. Flexibility: Whether enhancing a 2-channel hi-fi system or rounding your home theatre’s audio, the DIAMOND 12.1 is adaptably engineered to amplify any setup.

  6. Reduced Distortion: The innovative magnet system and premium crossover network work in tandem to diminish distortion, offering an unblemished audio experience.

  7. Exceptional Structural Integrity: The cabinet’s carefully crafted design mitigates resonance while its durable materials ensure it withstands time and use without sacrificing sound quality.

  8. Versatile and Compact: Compact design fits effortlessly into any available space, while its versatility allows it to excel in both small and large room settings.

Specifications

Specifications Details
General Description 2-way Bookshelf Speaker
Enclosure Type Bass Reflex
Transducer Complement 2-way
Bass Driver 5" (130mm) Advanced PP Cone
Treble Driver 1" (25mm) Textile Dome
Av Shield No
Sensitivity 2.83V @ 1m-88dB
Recommended Amplifier Power 20-100W
Peak SPL 96dB
Nominal Impedance 8Ω Compatible
Minimum Impedance 4.0Ω
Frequency Response 65Hz ~ 20kHz +/-3dB
Bass Extension 60Hz -6dB
Crossover Frequency 2.6kHz
Cabinet Volume 8.2 Litres
Dimensions H x W x D: 312 x 180mm x (250+28) mm
Net Weight 6.8kg per speaker
Key Features Klarity™ Cone Material, Precise Magnet System, High-power Epoxy/Glass Fibre Bobbin Voice Coil, Superior Crossover Network, Intelligent Spot Bracing, Multi-layered Sandwich Cabinet Design
Sound Attributes Detailed and Smooth High Frequencies, Fast and Clean Bass, Low Colouration, High Rigidity, Lightning-fast Response, Uncompressed Behaviour
Applications Perfect for 2-channel Hi-Fi Systems, Suitable for Immersive Home Theatre
Key Selling Points History and Performance Values of Wharfedale DIAMOND Series, Perfect Balance between Compact Size and Powerful Detail, Superior Acting Both In Small And Large Rooms

Experience the powerful, dynamic, and comprehensive sound of the Wharfedale Diamond 12.1 Bookshelf Speakers, sold exclusively at Australia's #1 Hi-Fi store, The Audio Tailor. Indulge in the outstanding audio quality delivered by specially engineered components, a testament to Wharfedale's over 80 years of expertise in creating unrivalled acoustic experiences. The commitment to quality is palpable, with each element meticulously designed to provide extraordinary resonance control, distortion-free audio, and a soundstage unequalled in clarity. The Diamond 12.1 is beyond just a speaker—it's an innovation designed for those who won't settle for anything less than the best in sound. Discover the difference of the Wharfedale Diamond 12.1 Bookshelf Speakers by visiting us at our Brisbane store at Unit 9/20 Rivergate Place, Murarrie QLD 4172, or reach out via phone at 1300 308 711 or email at sales@theaudiotailor.com.au. To experience audio transcendence, choose the Diamond 12.1. Unforgettable sound is just a click away at https://www.theaudiotailor.com.au/pages/contact. Choose Wharfedale, where audio perfection simply comes as standard.

ℹ Specifications
Specifications Details
General Description 2-way Bookshelf Speaker
Enclosure Type Bass Reflex
Transducer Complement 2-way
Bass Driver 5" (130mm) Advanced PP Cone
Treble Driver 1" (25mm) Textile Dome
Av Shield No
Sensitivity 2.83V @ 1m-88dB
Recommended Amplifier Power 20-100W
Peak SPL 96dB
Nominal Impedance 8Ω Compatible
Minimum Impedance 4.0Ω
Frequency Response 65Hz ~ 20kHz +/-3dB
Bass Extension 60Hz -6dB
Crossover Frequency 2.6kHz
Cabinet Volume 8.2 Litres
Dimensions H x W x D: 312 x 180mm x (250+28) mm
Net Weight 6.8kg per speaker
Key Features Klarity™ Cone Material, Precise Magnet System, High-power Epoxy/Glass Fibre Bobbin Voice Coil, Superior Crossover Network, Intelligent Spot Bracing, Multi-layered Sandwich Cabinet Design
Sound Attributes Detailed and Smooth High Frequencies, Fast and Clean Bass, Low Colouration, High Rigidity, Lightning-fast Response, Uncompressed Behaviour
Applications Perfect for 2-channel Hi-Fi Systems, Suitable for Immersive Home Theatre
Key Selling Points History and Performance Values of Wharfedale DIAMOND Series, Perfect Balance between Compact Size and Powerful Detail, Superior Acting Both In Small And Large Rooms

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