JBL 4305P is a 2-way Powered Bass Reflex Bookshelf speaker by JBL. 4305P's built-in amplifier provides 300-watt RMS. The built-in power amplifier saves space & eliminates the need to connect JBL 4305P to a stereo receiver or external power amp. It features a 1" Horn-Loaded Tweeter and 1 x 5.25" Pulp Woofer. The speaker has a frequency range of 45-25k Hz. JBL 4305P has an MSRP of 2200$ per pair.
What are the speakers in JBL's Studio Monitor Series?
4305P is a member of JBL's Studio Monitor series of Powered speakers. Below you can see the main specs of these speakers.
JBL Studio Monitor Series Speakers
||Watts RMS||Max Depth / Sample Rate ||Woofer
||600-watt||24-bit/192kHzΩ ||1 x 8"
||300-watt||24-bit/192kHzΩ ||1 x 5.25"
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What is the Frequency Response of the JBL 4305P speaker?
JBL 4305P has a Frequency response range of 45-25k Hz. At a minimum frequency of 45 Hz, 4305P will provide an average bass depth so depending on your use case, you may consider supplementing your system with a subwoofer.
To focus on the subwoofers that are in a similar price range with JBL 4305P, check out the Powered Subwoofers under $3000. Alternatively, find the Full list of Powered Subwoofers regardless of the price.
Here we have a comparison of how 4305P'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 JBL 4305P?
The Crossover frequency of the 4305P is set to 1750 Hz. 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.
JBL 4305P comes with a handheld remote which is obviously very useful to control your powered speakers from a distance.
JBL 4305P employs Built-in 5.1 Bluetooth for wireless music streaming from your Bluetooth-enabled devices such as Apple iPod/iPhone/iPad, Android smartphone/tablet, Windows PC, Mac computers/laptops. 4305P can playback up to 24-bit / 192kHz with compatible devices.
Supported Wireless Streaming System
JBL 4305P supports the following wireless streaming methods:
- AirPlay 2
JBL 4305P can be controlled wirelessly via MusicLife application available on Apple iOS and Android.
Inputs and Outputs
- 3.5mm Minijack Input
- USB Port: USB-B
- mono-RCA Subwoofer Output
- Digital Input: Optical
- Ethernet Port
JBL 4305P External Dimensions and Weight
JBL 4305P has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) 13.3125inch x 8.3125inch x 11.3125inch (336mm x 210mm x 223.3mm ).
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 JBL 4305P is approximately 468.0cm2 / 72.5inch2.
To get a better perspective on the real life size of JBL 4305P, let's compare it with a standard size Compact Disc which has a diameter of 4.7inch (120mm).
Here we place the JBL 4305P virtually next to a standard width amplifier and turntable on a BDI Octave Media Cabinet to get a better idea about the size.
The JBL 4305P weighs 6.60kg / 14.5lbs per piece. Here is a comparison of how 4305P's weight compares with the average, max and min weights in its class.
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How does the JBL 4305P compare to the JBL 4329P?
One of the natural alternative to the JBL 4305P is the 4329P which is located one step higher in JBL's Powered Bookshelf selection.
Here is a scaled size comparison of these two speakers to give you an idea how their external dimensions compare:
Check the Detailed Comparison of JBL 4305P vs 4329P for more details.
Cabinet type and Materials
JBL 4305P has a Bass Reflex
type cabinet and a 3/4-inch MDF with real wood veneer 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.
JBL 4305P is available in Satin Walnut and Black Walnut.
4305P doesn't sport any built-in mounting bracket, so you need an external structure to mount it on walls.
Does the JBL 4305P come with a Grille?
4305P comes with removable grilles in Dark Blue (with Walnut Cabinet), Black (with Black Cabinet) color choices. The purpose of the grille is to protect the delicate driver elements from external impacts while still allowing the sound to pass as clearly as possible.
What's in the Box of JBL 4305P?
Here are the items that are included inside the box of 4305P:
2 Powered speakers2 GrillesTwo 69-inch AC power cords10-feet CAT5e cableRemote control2 AAA batteries8 Self-adhesive feetOwner-feets ManualImportant Safety Instructions
Here is a list of accessories that we think you may need for the JBL 4305P.
- Vibration Isolators: IsoAcoustics isolatorsmore affordable options too.
- Acoustic Panels and Treatments: Your room is as important as your stereo equipment so acoustic treatments goes a long way in improving the overall performance.
- Speaker Stands: Stands bring your bookshelf speakers to ideal height (rule of thumb is to have the tweeter level with your ear in your listening position), helps stability and acoustical isolation.
For more information about how to setup, use and maintain the JBL 4305P, use the direct link below to download the official manual document:
Download User Manual for JBL 4305P
Here is a link to download the official brochure for the JBL 4305P speaker:
Official Brochure for JBL 4305P
Official Product Page
Official manufacturer's product page for the JBL 4305P speaker can be found below:
Official Product Page for JBL 4305P
5yr drivers/2 yr amp of parts warranty and 5yr drivers/2 yr amp of labor warranty is generally provided by the manufacturer.