KEF Reference 3

Mid-sized three-way floorstander

KEF REFERENCE 3's intricate, emotionally compelling three-dimensional soundstage places you right at the heart of the original performance.

With an uncanny ability to generate an intricate, totally natural-sounding 3D soundstage, the REFERENCE 3 is equipped to get you to the heart and soul of your favourite music and movies.

Live Experience

REFERENCE 3

Two 165mm (6.5 inch) bass drivers positioned above and below KEF's latest 125mm (5 inch) MF/HF Uni-Q driver array means that fidelity across the midrange and treble is outstanding. Everyone in the room can enjoy the same rich, spatially precise imagery and it puts them right at the heart of the original performance.

SPECIFICATIONS

WEIGHT

51.3kg (113.1lbs)
 
 
DIMENSION (H X W X D)

H x W x D with grille and terminal : 1155 x 205 x 470 mm (44.5 x 8.1 x 18.5 in.)
H x W x D with grille, terminal & plinth : 1202 x 349 x 470 mm (47.3 x 13.7 x 18.5 in.)
 
 
DESIGN

Three-way bass reflex

 
IMPEDANCE

8 Ohms (min.3.2 Ohms)
FREQUENCY RANGE

Typical in room bass response: 28Hz (-6dB)
Free Field - Short port: 38Hz - 45kHz (-6dB)
Free Field - Long port: 35Hz - 45kHz (-6dB)
 

CROSSOVER FREQUENCIES

350Hz, 2.8kHz
 
 
FREQUENCY RESPONSE

43Hz - 35kHz (±3dB)


MAXIMUM OUTPUT

113.5 dB (peak sound pressure level at 1m with pink noise)
DRIVE UNITS

Uni-Q driver array:
HF: 25mm (1in.) vented aluminium dome
MF: 125mm (5in.) aluminium
Bass units:
LF: 2 x165mm (6.5in.) aluminium
 
 
BASS DRIVER:

LF: 4x 165mm (6.5in.) hybrid aluminium
 
 
CROSSOVER FREQUENCIES

400Hz, 2.9kHz
 
 
AMPLIFIER CLASS

50-300W

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