Uni-Fi UB5 is a 3-way Passive Bass Reflex Bookshelf speaker by ELAC. It features a 1" Soft-dome Tweeter , 1 x 4" Midrange and 1 x 5.25" Aluminum Woofer.
ELAC Uni-Fi UB5 is a member of ELAC's Uni-Fi series of speakers. Below you can see the main specs of these speakers.
ELAC Uni-Fi Series History
ELAC Uni-Fi UB5 has a Frequency response range of 46-25k Hz at ±3dB and Power Range of 40-140 watts. At a minimum frequency of 46 Hz, Uni-Fi UB5 will provide an average bass depth so depending on your use case, you may consider supplementing your system with a subwoofer.
Crossover frequency for Uni-Fi UB5 is at 270 / 2700Hz.
The Bookshelf model with the lowest Low Frequency level in our database is Wharfedale Elysian 2, with bass extending down to impressive 35 Hz.
On the other hand, model with the highest Frequency is Sony SS-CS5 with its high frequency limit of 50 kHz.
Impedance and Sensitivity
ELAC Uni-Fi UB5's nominal impedance level is 4 ohms and has a sensitivity of 85 dB.
Uni-Fi UB5 features Post type connectors. Bi-amping and Bi-wiring is not possible.
Cabinet type and Materials
ELAC Uni-Fi UB5 has a Bass Reflex type cabinet and MDF/Vinyl finish.
ELAC Uni-Fi UB5 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.
ELAC Uni-Fi UB5 is available in Black.
Weight and Dimensions
ELAC Uni-Fi UB5 has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) 12.7inch x 7.8inch x 10.7inch (324.0mm x 200.0mm x 273.0mm ). Each speaker weighs 16.5lbs (7.48kg ).
To have a better perspective on the real life size of ELAC Uni-Fi UB5, let's compare it with a standard size Compact Disc which has a diameter of 4.7inch (120mm).
Uni-Fi UB5 doesn't sport any built-in mounting bracket so you need an external structure to mount on walls.
What's in the Box?
2 Bookshelf loudspeakers 2 Grilles Operating Instructions
Download User Manual for ELAC Uni-Fi UB5
Official Brochure for ELAC Uni-Fi UB5
Official Product Page
Official Product Page for ELAC Uni-Fi UB5
3 Years of parts warranty and 3 Years of labor warranty is generally provided by the manufacturer.