Free UK DeliveryFinance at checkout30 Day ReturnsWorldwide DeliveryAudio Affair Facebook

Spring Bargains

Acoustic Energy AE520 Speakers (Pair)

 

. 0 Reviews . Write a Review

Enquiry/price check? Click here SKU: AE520
Ex VAT: £3,040.83
£3,649.00
Flagship model in Acoustic Energy's slimline AE500 range sitting above the AE500 and AE509 models with imposing size and multi-driver design.

Available - please select an option below

Condition: Brand new in original retail packaging

* Required Fields

£3,649.00

Earn 7298 loyalty points when you order this item.

You can earn loyalty points on every order you place on this website. If you select to create an account at checkout, your loyalty points will be saved and you can use these to discount future orders online. 

 

Each product page shows you how many loyalty points you can earn when you order that item. Essentially, for each £1 you spend, you earn 1 loyalty point and for every 1 point earned, 1p will be added to your loyalty point balance (this is the same as some of the UK's biggest loyalty point cards). So for example, if you spend £500, you'll earn 500 loyalty points which can be used to discount a future order by £5.00. 

 

Special offer - earn double loyalty points on orders placed between 8pm 23/05/24 and 9am 28/05/24. PLUS any loyalty points already earned in your account are also worth double discount at checkout.

 

Read more

Get a trade in quote

To reduce the price of this item, we may be able to accept your old equipment as a trade in (part exchange).

Please send us your details along with details of the item(s) you'd like to trade in and we'll come back to you within 2 working days (but usually a little sooner) with a quote.

Send us a message now

Do you have any questions on this item you'd like us to answer? Or have you seen it cheaper elsewhere and would like us to see if we can beat it? Send us the details below and we'll come back to you quickly (usually within 24hrs, sooner during opening hours)

Features

Warranty length 3 Years (5 Years on registration)
Brand Acoustic Energy

Tech Specs

- Drive Unit: 125mm carbon fibre cones
- Tweeter: 25mm carbon fibre dome
- Freq Range: 30Hz – 28kHz (+/-6dB)
- Sensitivity: 90dB
- Peak SPL: 113dB
- Power Handling: 300w
- Crossover Frequency: 373Hz/2.8kHz
- Impedance: 6ohms
- Design: 3 way
- Grilles: Slim, cloth magnetic fit
- Dimensions (HWD): 1130 x 185 x 320mm
- Weight: 30kg (each)

Product Description

Acoustic Energy AE520 is a powerful, slimline, floorstanding loudspeaker which builds on the AE500 and AE509 models to firmly establish itself as the brand’s new flagship, featuring multi-driver design, imposing size and performance.

Acoustic Energy AE520

The AE520 features two dedicated 125mm midrange drivers, three low frequency drivers and a 25mm tweeter – all fashioned from carbon fibre to provide perfect tonal matching across the frequency range. The two dedicated 125mm carbon fibre mid-drivers include new oversized 35mm voice coils for low thermal compression and optimum motor force factor. Both are mounted within their own dedicated sealed enclosure whilst the three dedicated low frequency drivers are reflex loaded by a large rear facing rectangular port.

Aluminium Drivers

Designed to match the pistonic power and accuracy of the legendary ceramic aluminium drivers, these new units offer much improved self-damping for a smoother, more transparent sound. Vertical directivity has been optimised to provide excellent vertical coverage whilst reducing the energy otherwise wasted on ceiling and floor reflections when compared to traditional designs. Solid Aluminium bars are supplied to ensure rigid floor-coupling and maximum stability, whilst the stiffness of the metal structure reduces the room to speaker interaction.

500 Series Tweeter

The 500 Series tweeter features a brand new 25mm carbon fibre dome. Carbon fibre is much lighter and better damped than other typical hard dome materials and provides a lightning fast, natural sound which will surprise the listener with its neutrality. The new cast aluminium WDT waveguide on the high frequency driver is positioned close to the mid/bass driver for optimum dispersion and is extremely stiff to reduce vibration being passed to the tweeter, ensuring sweet, clear and natural highs.

125mm Drivers

The 125mm mid/bass driver includes a new oversized 35mm voice coils for low thermal compression and very high motor force factor, to provide a highly dynamic yet controlled bass response. The woofer has an optimised motor and suspension system for maximum linearity and lowest distortion ensuring mid-range definition, whilst the lightweight nature of the carbon fibre cone material increases transient speed and clarity.

Crossover

The crossovers use high voltage polypropylene film wound capacitors and air core inductors at critical locations for optimum dispersion through a smaller acoustic source size within the crossover region. The AE509 is a Mid Tweeter Mid/Bass (MTM) driver layout and both models use a 2 way crossover, whilst the AE520 utilises a 3 way design.

Cabinet

These unique drivers are housed in our new 18mm Resonance Suppression Composite (RSC) cabinets, evolved from the prestigious Reference Series and featuring the same constrained layer composite to greatly reduce cabinet acoustic radiation, which would otherwise colour the sound.

Write Your Own Review

Write a Review

  • 1 star 2 stars 3 stars 4 stars 5 stars
    1 Star 2 Star 3 Star 4 Star 5 Star

 
 
 
 
 

Contact Details

Customer Services Landline
0121 224 7350/7351

Sales Landline
0121 224 7300/7401

Sales WhatsApp
07706 203859

As Featured/Seen In

The Telegraph
Gadget Show
BBC Midlands Today
Birmingham Mail
Hi-Fi Choice Magazine

Mobile Site

Copyright © Audio Affair (Alexander Michael LTD) 2006-2024. Vat No. 913183835. All rights reserved.