Best Bookshelf Speakers Under $1000

SVS Ultra Bookshelf Speakers - Pair (Piano Gloss Black)
  • TOP PICK OF THE YEAR! Sound & Vision Magazine ~ "These speakers do everything well, and the more time I spent with them, the more I appreciated the way they could get the best out of any content in my library-free of gross flaws, too-obvious subjectivity, or little niggling quirks that grow tiresome in the long term...." Mark Fleischmann / Sound & Vision
  • SoundMatch Crossover Network - Intelligently Designed for Your Listening Room The SoundMatch 2-way crossover features premium-grade capacitors, air-core inductors and heavy-trace printed circuit boards to ensure pure signal transmission. Careful selection of the crossover frequency and slopes results in a smooth off-axis polar response, outstanding phase coherency and enhanced radiation of total sound power with a generous sweet spot and stable sound stage.
  • Ultra Bookshelf: Precise Imaging, Coherent Soundstage, Rich Tonal Balance and Dynamic Bass Reference-grade bookshelf monitor with 2-way crossover, 1" dome tweeter and 6.5" woofer. Top Features UltraSonic drivers utilize the finest materials and design. Swept back profile and striking edge treatments. 1" aluminum dome tweeter and 6.5" woofer.
  • "...was mightily impressed with their sound... the Ultra Bookshelfs' clarity and poise under pressure that made the strongest positive impression..."" - Steve Guttenberg, CNet
  • UltraSonic Drivers - Extreme Performance and Uncompromised Fidelity The SVS UltraSonic drivers utilize the finest materials and design features to ensure the highest sound quality and performance. The Ultra Bookshelf driver array features a 1" aluminum dome tweeter and a 6.5" woofer. The 1" aluminum dome tweeter utilizes an FEA-optimized diffuser which delivers a very open 'airy' presentation and extremely unveiled highs. The 6.5" woofer delivers scintillating midrange detail combined with remarkable bass response: A composite glass-fiber cone with excellent stiffness/mass ratio which improves sensitivity and maintains pistonic behavior well beyond the pass-band of the driver. A vented voice coil former to minimize air compression artifacts at high drive levels. An aluminum shorting ring to reduce gap inductance, lower distortion, and improve high frequency response. A cast aluminum basket to ensure precise alignment of critical components and enhance heat-sinking capacity.

SVS Ultra Bookshelf Speakers - Pair (Black Oak Veneer)
  • TOP PICK OF THE YEAR! Sound & Vision Magazine ~ "These speakers do everything well, and the more time I spent with them, the more I appreciated the way they could get the best out of any content in my library-free of gross flaws, too-obvious subjectivity, or little niggling quirks that grow tiresome in the long term...." Mark Fleischmann / Sound & Vision
  • SoundMatch Crossover Network - Intelligently Designed for Your Listening Room The SoundMatch 2-way crossover features premium-grade capacitors, air-core inductors and heavy-trace printed circuit boards to ensure pure signal transmission. Careful selection of the crossover frequency and slopes results in a smooth off-axis polar response, outstanding phase coherency and enhanced radiation of total sound power with a generous sweet spot and stable sound stage.
  • Ultra Bookshelf: Precise Imaging, Coherent Soundstage, Rich Tonal Balance and Dynamic Bass Reference-grade bookshelf monitor with 2-way crossover, 1" dome tweeter and 6.5" woofer.
  • Top Features UltraSonic drivers utilize the finest materials and design. Swept back profile and striking edge treatments. 1" aluminum dome tweeter and 6.5" woofer.
  • UltraSonic Drivers - Extreme Performance and Uncompromised Fidelity The SVS UltraSonic drivers utilize the finest materials and design features to ensure the highest sound quality and performance. The Ultra Bookshelf driver array features a 1" aluminum dome tweeter and a 6.5" woofer. The 1" aluminum dome tweeter utilizes an FEA-optimized diffuser which delivers a very open 'airy' presentation and extremely unveiled highs. The 6.5" woofer delivers scintillating midrange detail combined with remarkable bass response: A composite glass-fiber cone with excellent stiffness/mass ratio which improves sensitivity and maintains pistonic behavior well beyond the pass-band of the driver. A vented voice coil former to minimize air compression artifacts at high drive levels. An aluminum shorting ring to reduce gap inductance, lower distortion, and improve high frequency response. A cast aluminum basket to ensure precise alignment of critical components and enhance heat-sinking capacity.

Dynaudio Xeo 2 Wireless Bookshelf Speakers, Limited Edition - Pair (Blue/White)
  • These Award Winning Speakers were What Hi-Fi's best active speaker of 2016. Stream your favorite music via Bluetooth or use the on-board physical inputs (digital optical,analogue RCA Stereo and analogue 3.5mm minijack.
  • Control them from the supplied remote control, or using the touch-sensitive buttons on top of the cabinet.
  • Hook them up them to a Dynaudio Connect box via the USB and digital coaxial connections and add wireless hi-res streaming up to 24-bit/96kHz, Spotify Connect, iOS control, multiroom and DLNA support.
  • The Xeo 2's 28mm tweeter and 14cm mid/bass driver sit in a solid aluminium baffle and ultra-stable composite housing. It's all designed to minimise unwanted interference - giving the twin 65W amplifiers everything they need to do their work.


B&W (Bowers & Wilkins) bookshelf-type speakers 686S2/MR (2units/Red Cherry)
  • Configuration: 2-way bass reflex type system / drive unit: 1x ø25mm aluminum Tita / 1x ø130mm Woven Kevlar ® cone bass / midrange
  • Reproduction frequency band: 50kHz at -6dB / playback frequency response from 54Hz: 62Hz - 22kHz ± 3dB reference axis / sound pressure level: 85dB (2.83V, 1m) / nominal impedance 8Ω (minimum 5.2Ω) / crossover frequency: 4kHz
  • Recommended amplifier output: 25W - 100W / 8Ω
  • Dimensions: Height: 315mm × width: 160mm × depth: 229mm (cabinet, including grill and Terminal) / mass: 4.6kg (1 unit)
  • Multi-language instruction manual URL (PDF): http://www.bowers-wilkins.jp/Downloads/Product/Manual/685-686-manual-600-Series.pdf


B&W (Bowers & Wilkins) bookshelf-type speakers 686S2/B (2units/Black Ash)
  • Configuration: 2-way bass reflex type system / drive unit: 1x ø25mm aluminum Tita / 1x ø130mm Woven Kevlar ® cone bass / midrange
  • Reproduction frequency band: 50kHz at -6dB / playback frequency response from 54Hz: 62Hz - 22kHz ± 3dB reference axis / sound pressure level: 85dB (2.83V, 1m) / nominal impedance 8Ω (minimum 5.2Ω) / crossover frequency: 4kHz
  • Recommended amplifier output: 25W - 100W / 8Ω
  • Dimensions: Height: 315mm × width: 160mm × depth: 229mm (cabinet, including grill and Terminal) / mass: 4.6kg (1 unit)
  • Multi-language instruction manual URL (PDF): http://www.bowers-wilkins.jp/Downloads/Product/Manual/685-686-manual-600-Series.pdf

Elac BS73 Bookshelf Speakers- Black Satin (Pair)
  • You will receive: Elac BS73-BLK Surround Speaker - Black
  • The BS 73 base model is an excellent and versatile solution for those who regard music not merely as background entertainment, but as a treasured accompaniment to their everyday lives.

Yamaha NX-N500BL Bookshelf Monitor Speaker System (Black)
  • MusicCast CONTROLLER app for Apple iOS and Android devices
  • Wireless music streaming via Bluetooth and Airplay
  • High-grade USB DAC that supports DSD (5.6 MHz) and PCM (384 kHz / 32-bit) for high-resolution audio playback
  • Exceptionally high-performance ESS 32-bit D/A converter
  • Discretely configured analog amplifier (bi-amp) produces music with lively dynamism
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