Bowers & Wilkins

Bowers & Wilkins - 705 S2 - Bookshelf Speakers

The Bowers & Wilkins 705 S2 standmount speakers, which is an uncompromising two-way speaker that reveals the subtle nuances in music others miss. It’s high performance features include a continuum driver and a solid body tweeter-on-top design borrowed from the 800 series. The 700 series is inspired by recording studios and made for living rooms.

Black Gloss
Satin white

2-way vented-box system
Decoupled Carbon Dome tweeter
Solid Body Tweeter-on-Top
Continuum™ cone bass / midrange 
Drive units
1x ø25mm (1 in) Decoupled Carbon Dome high-frequency
1x ø165mm (6.5 in) Continuum cone bass / midrange
Frequency range
-6dB at 45Hz and 33kHz
Frequency response
50Hz - 28kHz ±3dB
88dB spl (2.83Vrms, 1m)
Harmonic distortion
2nd and 3rd harmonics (90dB, 1m)
<1% 100Hz - 22kHz
<0.5% 150Hz - 20kHz
Nominal impedance
8Ω (minimum 3.7Ω)
Recommended amplifier power
30W - 120W into 8Ω on unclipped programme
Height: 340mm (13.4 in) cabinet only 407mm (16 in) including tweeter
Width: 200mm (7.8 in) 
Depth: 285mm (11.2 in) cabinet only
301mm (11.9 in) including grille and terminals
Net weight
9.3kg (20.5 lb)
Cabinet finishes:
Gloss Black
Satin White
Grille finishes:
Grey (Satin White only)