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The REFERENCE 1 pairs KEF's latest 5 inch MF/HF Uni-Q driver array with the sensational new 6.5 inch alloy cone bass driver to create a compellingly realistic sound stage.
Mounted on shelves or stands, Uni-Q's inherently wide, even dispersion also makes it the perfect rear channel speaker in a home theatre system that effortlessly reveals all the subtleties encoded in modern soundtracks.
The REFERENCE 1's cabinets are designed to eliminate coloration and come in your choice of deep piano black, luxury gloss rosewood, or satin american walnut. All our hardwood cabinets are made from real hardwood and built specifically for you.
The crossover networks inside your KEF REFERENCE 1 are nothing but exceptional. Our engineers exhaustively auditioned high grade components to select those with the lowest distortion and smoothest response, giving you the best sound.
Each REFERENCE 1 is built-to-order by our technicians in the UK.
"You get what you pay for," as the old adage goes. The KEF REFERENCE 1 bookshelf loudspeaker isn't made by the hundreds, without so much as a second thought to quality. It all starts in our laboratories in the UK, where our virtuoso engineers meticulously measure, tune, and compare your REFERENCE 1 to an objectively perfectly crafted reference speaker. This means making sure the Uni-Q driver array replicates high and mid frequencies without a single flaw, and the bass driver produces an undistorted, powerful low end. Down to the hardwood finish of your choosing, every aspect of your REFERENCE 1 is handmade and carefully looked after from start to finish. The end result is a speaker which commands a magisterial presence over its competitors, in both sound quality and style. At the heart of the REFERENCE 1 our Uni-Q point source MF/HF driver array. With a state-of-the-art 1 inch vented aluminium dome tweeter at the exact acoustic center of a highly sophisticated 5 inch mid range driver, both act together as a single source that evenly floods the listening space with a flawless natural sound no matter where you sit. The REFERENCE 1 pairs the Uni-Q driver array with the sensational new 6.5 inch alloy cone bass driver to create a compellingly realistic sound stage out of all proportion to its size. Mounted on shelves or stands, Uni-Q’s inherently wide, even dispersion also makes it the perfect rear channel speaker in a home theater system that effortlessly reveals all the subtleties encoded in modern soundtrack.
This product comes with a 5 Year Warranty.
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