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Epos Epic 5 vs Elac BS 142 Comparison

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Brand and Model Specifications

Information about the brand, model release date.

ModelEpic 5BS 142
Release Date20122014
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Technical Specs

Technical characteristics of the speakers.

Amplification TypePassivePassive
Crossover Type2½-way2-Way
Enclosure typeBass ReflexBass Reflex
Frequency Range (+/-3 dB)[Hz]45 - 2500048 - 50000
Frequency Range (-6dB)[Hz]--
Maximum SPL [dB]--
Sensitivity (2,83 V/1 m)[dB]9288
Nominal Impedance (Ohms)44
THD (Total Harmonic Distortion)--
Recommended Amplifier Power [W]20-20020-120
Crossover Frequency [Hz]-2600
Bass Reflex Tuning Frequency [Hz]--
Driver Units

Tweeter: Epos 25mm soft dome with high-temperature voice coil
Mid/Bass Drivers: Epos mid bass 179mm

Tweeter: 1 × JET III
Mid/Bass Drivers: 1 × 135 mm AS cone

InputsSingle WireSingle Wire
Magnetic ShieldingNoNo

Placements and Distances

Where and how to put them.

Form FactorFloorShelf, Stand
Distance from Wall [cm]1515

Dimensions and Weight

Physical characteristics of the speakers (without stands).

Length~8.3 in
~210.82 mm
~21.08 cm
~6.2 in
~157.48 mm
~15.75 cm
Width~12.6 in
~320.04 mm
~32 cm
~10.2 in
~259.08 mm
~25.91 cm
Height~36 in
~914.4 mm
~91.44 cm
~10.3 in
~261.62 mm
~26.16 cm
Weight (Single Speaker)~43.4 lb
~19685.91 g
~19.69 kg
~9.9 lb
~4490.56 g
~4.49 kg
Shipping Weight~86.8 lb
~39371.82 g
~39.37 kg
~9.9 lb
~4490.56 g
~4.49 kg

Colors and Accessories

List of available colors and optional accessories.

  • Cherry
  • Black Ash vinyl
  • Black Ash

Detachable GrillesYesNo

Price and Warranty

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Warranty5 Years3 Years
Amazon Price


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