The Bose 901 speakers are a Direct/Reflecting Speaker System, They are the flagship speakers of the Bose line, Bose claims that the 901's create a mix of direct and reflected sound present in a live performance which brings out the emotion of the music. The speakers come in two colors, black and walnut, with optional pedestals. They are engineered with nine full-range drivers which provide greater power handling than conventional home audio speakers, The 901's were instant hits back in the 1960's and the latest release, Series VI, are re-engineered causing reviewers to write things like "those who haven't heard the 901's owe it to themselves to give them a listen." The price is steep but you're paying for audiophile quality.
- Flagship Bose® speaker delivers legendary performance from stereo components
- Direct/Reflecting® speaker technology reproduces much of the impact of a live performance
- Nine full-range drivers provide greater power handling than conventional home audio speakers
- Optional floorstanding speaker pedestals available
- Colors: black or walnut
- Active equalizer balances the output of all frequencies for natural tonal balance and clarity
- Acoustic Matrix™ enclosure dramatically reduces speaker chamber noise.
- Stereo Everywhere® speaker performance produces balanced stereo sound over a wide area.
- Helically wound aluminum voice coils designed for higher durability, greater efficiency and superior power handling.
- Speaker Dimensions - 12.75"H x 21.13"W x 12.75"D ( 32.4 cm x 53.3 cm x 32.4 cm )
- Equalizer Dimensions - 2.5"H x 13"W x 5"D ( 6.4 cm x 33 cm x 12.6 cm )
- Weight: Each speaker 35 lbs (16 kg)
- Weight: Equalizer 3.4 lbs (1.5 kg)