Harbeth SHL5 XD Oak
Harbeth SHL5plus XD
Harbeth SHL5plus XD
Harbeth SHL5plus XD
Harbeth SHL5plus XD

SHL5plus XD Stand Mount Speakers

The most popular of the Harbeth range, the Super HL5 Plus has no been taken that extra step with the new XD range.

3 Years


The definitive Harbeth loudspeaker delivers the ultimate high-end audio experience.

This model is the latest iteration of the legendary Harbeth HL-Monitor Mk1 from 1977 that launched the Harbeth company. In continuous production through several design generations since its inception. The SHL5plus XD gets the very best from the Harbeth-made 200mm RADIAL2™ bass/mid driver in a cabinet that is skilfully designed according to the pioneering research undertaken by the BBC.

There are music experiences in life so epic that you wish they never end, with the SHL5plus XD you can relive that moment again, and again

Technical Features
3-way vented:
200mm Harbeth RADIAL2™ bass/mid;
25mm ferrofluid-cooled tweeter;
20mm dome SuperTweeter.

Frequency response
40Hz – 20kHz, ±3dB free-space, grille on, smooth off-axis response

6 ohms, easy to drive

86dB/2.83V/1m axial

Amplifier suggestion
Works with a wide range of amplifiers – suggested from 25W/channel

Power handling
150W programme

635 x 322 x 300 mm (+12mm for grille and binding posts)

Two 4mm Harbeth branded binding posts

15.8kg each (without packing)

Space needs
Overall response optimised for use away from walls.

Optimally to bring ears level with tweeters. (Tweeter: 475mm up from cabinet base)

Single speaker per protective carton

Grille colour