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Acoustic Energy AE100 vs Elac BS 142 Comparison

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Brand and Model Specifications

Information about the brand, model release date.

Manufacturer Acoustic Energy Elac
Model AE100 BS 142
Release Date 2018 2014
HifiSpecs Rating - -
Amazon Rating - -

Technical Specs

Technical characteristics of the speakers.

Amplification Type Passive Passive
Crossover Type 2-Way 2-Way
Enclosure type Bass Reflex Bass Reflex
Frequency Range (+/-3 dB)[Hz] 45 – 35000 48 - 50000
Frequency Range (-6dB)[Hz] - -
Maximum SPL [dB] - -
Sensitivity (2,83 V/1 m)[dB] 87 88
Nominal Impedance (Ohms) 4 4
THD (Total Harmonic Distortion) - -
Recommended Amplifier Power [W] 75 20-120
Crossover Frequency [Hz] 3,6 2600
Bass Reflex Tuning Frequency [Hz] - -
Driver Units

Tweeter:  1x 25mm dome
Mid/Bass Drivers: 2x 110mm paper cone

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

Connectivity Wired Wired
Inputs Single Wire Single Wire
Outputs - -
Magnetic Shielding No No

Placements and Distances

Where and how to put them.

Form Factor Floor Shelf, Stand
Distance from Wall [cm] 15 15

Dimensions and Weight

Physical characteristics of the speakers (without stands).

Length ~6.29 in
~159.77 mm
~15.98 cm
~6.2 in
~157.48 mm
~15.75 cm
Width ~9.44 in
~239.78 mm
~23.98 cm
~10.2 in
~259.08 mm
~25.91 cm
Height ~10.62 in
~269.75 mm
~26.97 cm
~10.3 in
~261.62 mm
~26.16 cm
Weight (Single Speaker) ~8.81 lb
~3996.15 g
~4 kg
~9.9 lb
~4490.56 g
~4.49 kg
Shipping Weight ~17.63 lb
~7996.83 g
~8 kg
~9.9 lb
~4490.56 g
~4.49 kg

Colors and Accessories

List of available colors and optional accessories.

  • Satin Black
  • Satin White
  • Walnut vinyl veneer
  • Black Ash

Detachable Grilles No No

Price and Warranty

Satisfaction is (not) guaranteed.

Warranty 3 Years 3 Years
Amazon Price

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