DALI Spektor 1 is a 2-way Passive Bass Reflex Bookshelf speaker by DALI. It features a 0.8" Soft-Dome Tweeter and 1 x 4.5" Wood Fiber Woofer. The speaker has a frequency range of 59-26k Hz and a sensitivity of 83 dB.
What size of room is the DALI Spektor 1 speaker good for?
The size of the room that you are planning to use the DALI Spektor 1 is an important decision factor. Here we have evaluated its suitability to various size of environments considering its size and max power parameters:
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What are the speakers in DALI's Spektor Series?
DALI Spektor 1 is a member of DALI's Spektor series of Passive speakers. Below you can see the main specs of these speakers.
DALI Spektor Series Speakers
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What is the Frequency Response of the DALI Spektor 1 speaker?
DALI Spektor 1 has a Frequency response range of 59-26k Hz at ±3dB and Power Range of 40-100 watts. At a minimum frequency of 59 Hz, DALI Spektor 1 will provide an average bass depth so depending on your use case, you may consider supplementing your system with a subwoofer.
Visit our Powered Subwoofers section to find out more about the available subwoofer options.
Here we have a comparison of how DALI Spektor 1's Low and High frequency values compare with the average, max and min Low and High frequency values in its class.
What is the Crossover frequency of DALI Spektor 1?
Crossover frequency of the DALI Spektor 1 is set to 2100Hz. This is the threshold frequency where the higher frequency signals over this level are sent to the tweeter and the lower frequency signals are sent to the woofer by the crossover component.
What is the Impedance and Sensitivity of the DALI Spektor 1? Is it an easy to drive speaker?
DALI Spektor 1's nominal impedance level is 6 ohms
and has a sensitivity of 83 dB
Nominal Impedance of 6 Ohms makes the DALI Spektor 1 a relatively difficult to drive speaker compares to more frequently found 8 ohms speakers from nominal Impedance perspective.
With a sensitivity level of only 83 dB, DALI Spektor 1 is a difficult to drive speaker from Sensitivity perspective, make sure to choose an amplifier with high output if you like listening your music at high volume levels. You may especially have hard time using Tube amplifiers which are traditionally very low power compared to Class A/B or Class D speakers.
Check our Integrated Amplifiers page to find an amplifier to pair with the DALI Spektor 1.
DALI Spektor 1 features Binding post type connectors. Bi-amping and Bi-wiring is not possible.
DALI Spektor 1 External Dimensions and Weight
DALI Spektor 1 has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) 9.3 x 5.5 x 7.7inch (237.0 x 140.0 x 195.0mm ).
Base Surface Area
Base surface area of a loudspeaker may become a determining factor when the space in your room or desk is limited.
The base area of DALI Spektor 1 is approximately 273.0cm2 / 42.3inch2.
The DALI Spektor 1 weighs 2.60kg / 5.7lbs (per piece). Here is a comparison of how DALI Spektor 1's weight compared with the average, max and min weights in its class.
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Cabinet type and Materials
DALI Spektor 1 has a Bass Reflex
type cabinet and MDF/Wood-grain vinyl finish. Bass Reflex type loudspeakers (aka Ported, Vented or Reflex Port) have enclosures that uses a port, hole or vent cut into the cabinet. Ported designs are generally more efficient than the Sealed designs.
DALI Spektor 1 comes with 4 Rubber feet
which you can use to secure your loudspeaker on the surface that you are putting on. It is always recommended to use some kind of feet under all types of speakers. Besides limiting the movement of the speakers, it also compensates for non-flat surfaces and limits the contact surface area of the speaker. Rubber based feet also help isolating the vibrations within certain frequency ranges.
DALI Spektor 1 is a rear-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.
DALI Spektor 1 is available in Black Ash, Walnut and White.
DALI Spektor 1 has Keyhole mounting bracket that makes it possible to mount on walls and similar surfaces easily.
Does the DALI Spektor 1 come with a Grille?
DALI Spektor 1 comes with grilles. The purpose of the grille is to protect the delicate driver elements from external impacts while still allowing the sound pass as clearly as possible.
What's in the Box of DALI Spektor 1?
Here are the items that are included inside the box of DALI Spektor 1:
2 Bookshelf loudspeakers GrilleRubber FeetMounting BracketManual
For more information about how to setup, use and maintain the DALI Spektor 1, use the direct link below to download the official manual document:
Download User Manual for DALI Spektor 1
Here is a link to download the official brochure for the DALI Spektor 1 speaker:
Official Brochure for DALI Spektor 1
Official Product Page
Official manufacturer's product page for the DALI Spektor 1 speaker can be found below:
Official Product Page for DALI Spektor 1
5 Years of parts warranty and 5 Years of labor warranty is generally provided by the manufacturer.