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Bowers & Wilkins Rosenut Floorstanding Speaker - CM8S2R

Abt Model: CM8S2R | UPC Code: 714346322497
Bowers & Wilkins - CM8S2R - Floor Standing Speakers
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Sold As Each/ Woven Kevlar/ Flowport/ 3-Way Vented-Box System/ -6dB At 43Hz And 50kHz Frequency Range/ 48Hz - 28kHz ±3dB Frequency Response/ 88dB spl Sensitivity/ 8O Nominal Impedance/ Rosenut Finish
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Bowers & Wilkins Rosenut CM8 S2 Series Floorstanding Speaker, Model CM8S2R (Sold As Each)

True floorstander performance from a seriously slim speaker. CM8 S2 will slip into any room, yet delivers power and precision from three Kevlar drivers and a Decoupled Double Dome tweeter.


  • With a cabinet just 165mm wide, CM8 S2 will fit in any room. And thanks to concealed fixings and a minimalist, magnetic and protective tweeter grille, CM8 S2 combines subtle stylish looks with modern, practical design.
  • Key to its slim profile is the use of two 130mm Kevlar bass drive units combined with a 130mm Kevlar FST midrange. The FST driver uses "surroundless" suspension to improve crossover with the tweeter, give a faster response and improve accuracy through the midrange.
  • Of course, CM8 S2 isn't designed solely to deliver power in a smaller form factor. With an FST midrange and Decoupled Double Dome Tweeter for increased rigidity and isolation from the cabinet, CM8 S2 is also designed for precise audio response.


  • Woven Kevlar: Yes
  • Flowport: Yes
  • Technical features:
    • Nautilus tube loaded Decoupled Double Dome aluminium tweeter
    • Kevlar® brand fibre cone FST midrange Flowport™
  • Description: 3-way vented-box system
  • Drive units:
    • 1x ø25mm (1 in) Decoupled Double Dome aluminium high-frequency
  • 1x ø130mm (5 in) woven Kevlar® cone FST midrange
  • 2x ø130mm (5 in) paper/Kevlar® cone bass
  • Frequency range: -6dB at 43Hz and 50kHz
  • Frequency response: 48Hz - 28kHz ±3dB
  • Dispersion:
    • Within 2dB of reference response
    • Horizontal: over 60º arc
    • Vertical: over 10º arc
  • Sensitivity: 88dB spl (2.83V, 1m)
  • Harmonic distortion:
    • 2nd and 3rd harmonics (90dB, 1m)
    • <1% 100Hz - 22kHz
    • <0.5% 300Hz - 20kHz
  • Nominal impedance: 8O (minimum 3.1O)
  • Crossover frequencies: 350Hz, 4kHz
  • Recommended amplifier power: 30W - 150W into 8V on unclipped programme
  • Max. recommended cable impedance: 0,1 O
  • Finishes Cabinet:
    • Rosenut
    • Gloss Black
    • Satin White
  • Grille:
    • Black
    • Grey (Satin White only)
  • Approximate Dimensions:

    • Height (cabinet only): 36.4"
    • Width (cabinet only): 6.5"
      • 9.9" Including Plinth
    • Depth (cabinet, grille and terminals only): 10.9"
      • 11.7" Including Plinth

    Approximate Weight:

    • Unit: 43 lbs
    • Shipping: 53 lbs
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    ConnectivityBinding Posts
    Frequency Response48Hz - 28kHz +/-3dB
    Enclosure MaterialWood
    Enclosure TypeBass Reflex (Ported)
    Magnetic shieldingNo
    Midrange Size (inches)5
    Power30W - 150W
    Sensitivity88dB spl (2.83V, 1m)
    Speaker Design3-Way
    Speaker TypeFloorstanding
    Tweeter Size (inches)1
    Woofer Size (inches)5
    Height (inches)36.4
    Width (inches)6.5
    Depth (inches)10.9


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