BW 706 S2 is a 2-way Passive Bass Reflex Bookshelf speaker by Bowers & Wilkins. It features a 1" Decoupled Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 6.5" Continuum Woofer.
B&W 706 S2 is a member of Bowers & Wilkins's 700 series of speakers. Below you can see the latest models in this series and how their main specs have changed with each new version.
Bowers & Wilkins 700 Series History
BW 706 S2 has a Frequency response range of 50-28k Hz and Power Range of 30-120 watts.
The Bookshelf model with the lowest Low Frequency level in our database is Polk S20, with bass extending down to impressive 39 Hz.
On the other hand, model with the highest Frequency is Revel M126Be with its high frequency limit of 44 kHz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
B&W 706 S2's impedance level is 8 ohms and has a sensitivity of 88 dB.
BW 706 S2 has Post type connectors and lets bi-amping/bi-wiring.
Cabinet type and Materials
B&W 706 S2 has a Bass Reflex type cabinet and MDF/Wood Veneer finish. B&W 706 S2 is a back-firing port speaker. so you have to make sure you leave enough space between the back of the speaker and wall or bookshelf so that it has room to breathe.
B&W 706 S2 is available in Rosewood (rosenut).
Weight and Dimensions
B&W 706 S2 has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) . Each speaker weighs 17.7lbs .
BW 706 S2 doesn't sport any built-in mounting bracket so you need an external structure to mount on walls.
5 Years of parts warranty and 5 Years of labor warranty is generally provided by the manufacturer.
BW 706 S2 comes with magnetic removable grilles.
What's in the Box?
2 Bookshelf loudspeakers2 Grilles2 Two-piece foam port plugs8 Self-adhesive rubber feet4 Jumper-straps Manual Bowers & Wilkins brochureWarranty Information