KLH Concord is a 2-way Passive Bass Reflex Floor-standing speaker by KLH. It features a 1" Tweeter and 2 x 6.5" Kevlar Woofer. The speaker has a frequency range of 28-23k Hz and a sensitivity of 94 dB. KLH Concord has an MSRP of 1000$ per pair.
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What is the Frequency Response of the KLH Concord speaker?
KLH Concord has a Frequency response range of 28-23k Hz at ±3dB and Power Range of up to 225 watts. At a minimum frequency of 28 Hz, Concord will provide a deep bass that will probably satisfy majority of listeners, especially for music. Movie lovers and music listeners who like to experience a full range response will still benefit from the use of a subwooofer though.
To focus on the subwoofers that are in a similar price range with KLH Concord, check out the Powered Subwoofers under $1000. Alternatively, find the Full list of Powered Subwoofers regardless of the price.
Here we have a comparison of how Concord's Low and High frequency values compare with the average, max and min Low and High frequency values in its class.
What are the Impedance and Sensitivity of the KLH Concord? Is it an easy-to-drive speaker?
KLH Concord's nominal impedance level is 8 ohms
and has a sensitivity of 94 dB
8 Ohms is pretty much the standard nominal impedance amongst stereo speakers and amplifiers so KLH Concord is not considered a difficult to drive speaker from nominal Impedance perspective.
94dB of KLH Concord is considered a high sensitivity compared to average stereo speaker which makes Concord an easy to drive from Sensitivity perspective. If you are planning to power your speaker with a Tube amp which are generally very low power, the KLH Concord will be a good choice.
Check the amplifiers that are in a similar price range to the KLH Concord:
Concord features 5-Way post type connectors. Bi-amping and Bi-wiring are not possible.
KLH Concord External Dimensions and Weight
KLH Concord has external dimensions of (Height x Width x Depth) 40-3/8 x 8-5/16 x 14-15/16inch (1026.0 x 212.0 x 380.0mm ).
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 KLH Concord is approximately 805.6cm2 / 124.9inch2.
To get a better perspective on the real life size of KLH Concord, let's compare it with a standard size Compact Disc which has a diameter of 4.7inch (120mm).
Here we place the KLH Concord virtually next to a standard width amplifier and turntable on a media center to get a better idea about the size.
The KLH Concord weighs 20.45kg / 45lbs per piece. Here is a comparison of how Concord's weight compares with the average, max and min weights in its class.
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How does the KLH Concord compare to the KLH Kendall?
One of the natural alternative to the KLH Concord is the Kendall which is located one step higher in KLH's Passive Floor-standing 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 KLH Concord vs Kendall for more details.
Cabinet type and Materials
KLH Concord has a Bass Reflex
type cabinet and a 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.
KLH Concord comes with the parts below which you can use to secure your loudspeaker on the surface that you are putting on: 4 Spike feet (w/ locking nut attached)4 Protective discs4 Rubber feet
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.
KLH Concord is available in Black.
Does the KLH Concord come with a Grille?
Concord comes with grilles. 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 KLH Concord?
Here are the items that are included inside the box of Concord:
Floorstanding loudspeakerGrille4 Spike feet (w/ locking nut attached)4 Protective discs4 Rubber feetPort plugManualATTENTION! note
Here is a list of accessories that we think you may need for the KLH Concord.
10 Years of parts warranty and 10 Years of labor warranty is generally provided by the manufacturer.