KEF Introduces New THX-Certified Architectural Speakers

Posted on 16th November, 2023

KEF Introduces New THX-Certified Architectural Speakers

With the new KEF Ci-R series Ci5160RLM-THX and Ci3160RLM-THX in-wall speakers, KEF is building on the company's Extreme Home Theatre lineup.

KEF's new Ci-R series speakers promise improved performance thanks to incorporating technologies developed for the top-of-the-line series, The Reference.

KEF Ci-R THX Speakers

Using 12th-generation Uni-Q drivers with KEF's signature Metamaterial Absorption Technology (MAT) that absorbs 99% of unwanted noise and reduces distortion, both the Ci5160RLM-THX and Ci3160RLM-THX are also THX Certified Ultra speakers, meaning they have undergone tests in frequency response, output levels, signal-to-noise ratio and distortion to ensure they recreate sound precisely as it was intended.

KEF Ci-R THX Speakers

Both speakers are also incredibly subtle, designed to perform optimally while blending into any home setting thanks to a 5.5mm thick anodised silver aluminium baffle with colour-matched Uni-Q and bass drivers.

KEF Ci-R THX Speakers

There's also an accompanying magnetic metal grille that can be painted to match home interiors, and a black cloth grille is also available as a separate purchase.

KEF Ci-R THX Speakers

Both speakers also get some trickle-down technology from The Reference, with the Ci5160RLM-THX coming equipped with four 6.5-inch hybrid aluminium bass drivers, while the Ci3160RLM-THX comes with two of the same hybrid aluminium bass drivers, all in addition to the Uni-Q MAT driver.

KEF Ci-R THX Speakers

As for pricing, the Ci5160RLM-THX starts at £2,600 per piece, while the Ci3160RLM-THX retails for £1,700 per piece. Both speakers are available now.

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    Cheryl Tan

    After diving down the custom IEMs rabbit hole since she was 18, Cheryl has embarked on a long journey trying out as many audio products as possible ever since. She’s still waiting for the day a company can create a pair of true wireless earbuds that sound just as good as wired earphones.

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