Kef LS50 - Reviews, Prices, Specs and Alternatives

Kef LS50

Kef LS50
$2199.99 View deals
Price updated 20 hours ago

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Key features
  • Dual-band Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Bluetooth 4.0
  • Asynchronous USB Connection
  • Digital input
  • RCA analog input
  • 5.25" Uni-Q driver
  • Built-in 192Khz/24bit DAC
  • 230W amplifier
  • LS50 wireless app
  • 22 lbs

Kef LS50 are a very popular and one of the most expensive options. They're in the top 3 bestselling speakers and have a couple of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Elac BS312 .

Kef LS50 were released in 2012. There are a lot of newer speakers on the market. Show newer Speakers

Kef LS50 are $2022.95 more expensive than average speakers ($177.40).

Brand
KEF
Details
  • Connect wirelessly via dual-band Wi-Fi connectivity or Bluetooth 4.0, as well as wired via an asynchronous USB Connection, digital (to slink) input, or an RCA analog input.
  • The LS50W uses a 5.25" Uni-Q driver capable of reaching down to 40Hz, combined with a built-in 192Khz/24bit DAC and 230W amplifier.
  • Wirelessly control the LS50W with the accompanying iOS or Android app.
  • If you're after additional bass, the LS50W can output to a connected subwoofer. Output to the connected subwoofer is controlled by the LS50W app.
  • Choose from titanium grey/red, gloss Black/blue, or gloss white/copper for your LS50W.
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Number of Speakers How many bookshelf speakers are included?
2
Speaker Design Number of drivers in the speaker
Two-Way
Physical Features
Dimensions
12 x 7.9 x 11 inches
Weight

16 lbs
 
Color Mouse over a color for a picture
White / Copper
Gloss Black/Blue (Pair)
Titanium Gray/Red (Pair)
Indoor or Outdoor Use Can the speaker be used outdoors?
Indoor
Cabinet
Cabinet Material What material is the speaker made of?
Other
Baffle shaping and port design
Enclosure Type Is the cabinet designed for bass accuracy or bass loudness?
Bass Reflex
Sound Quality and Power
Sensitivity Measured in decibels (dBs) - The higher the dB, the louder the speaker.
106 dB
Frequency Response Range The lowest to highest frequencies the speaker can play.
79Hz - 28kHz
Magnetically Shielded Reduce damage from magnetic interferance.
No
Peak Power Maximum amount of power the speaker can handle without damage
100 Watts
Powered Speaker Does the speaker contain a built-in amplifier?
No
Impedance Level of resistance to the flow of sound (lower means less resistance)
8 Ohms
High Resolution Audio Does the speaker support high-res audio?
Yes
Tweeters
Number of Tweeters
1
Tweeter Type The shape/style of the tweeter.
Dome
Tweeter size Diameter of the tweeter
1 inches
Tweeter Material The material that makes up the tweeter
Vented aluminum dome
Midranges
Number of Midranges
0
Woofers
Number of Woofers
1
Woofer size Diameter of the woofer
5.1 inches
Woofer Material What material is the woofer made of?
Magnesium/aluminium alloy
Controls
Remote Control Does the box include a remote?
Yes
Button Controls Control the speaker with buttons on the device.
Power button
App/Smartphone Control Can you control the speakers from an app and/or on your smartphone?
No
Connections
Wi-Fi Enabled Can the speaker connect to your Wi-Fi network?
No
Bluetooth Enabled Can you connect to the speakers via Bluetooth?
Yes
Wireless connections Do the speakers require speaker wire to connect to each other and the receiver?
Yes
Speaker Wire Included Does the speaker come with a wire to connect to other speakers and/or the receiver?
Yes
Other Connections What other inputs or outputs are included on the speaker?
  • 2 m Powe Cord
  • 3 m Cat-6 Inter-Speaker Cable
  • 2 m USB Cable
  • 1 m LAN Cable
ENERGY STAR Certified
No
Additional Features Any other features available.
  • Plug and Play
  • Remote Control included
Release Date
2012
Popularity 0-100 scale indicating how frequently people buy the product online. Recalculated daily.
87 / 100
Warranty
5 years warranty on passive speakers 1 to 2 years warranty on active speakers
Model Numbers Mouse over a model for a picture
Customer Reviews Reviews from real customers who bought the product on Amazon

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