BEO.ZONE

BeoLab 7.1

BeoLab Loudspeaker

Production: 2004 - present

Designer: David Lewis

Designed to be used with BeoVision 4-37, BeoVision 4-42 and BeoVision 7-32, the active BeoLab 7-1 loudspeaker was one of the most advanced and powerful loudspeakers built for use with a television home cinema set-up. It comprised six individual driver units, all powered by their own digital ICEpower amplifier. The beam-shaped loudspeaker sat below the television screen and gave good acoustic performance, rivalling many hi-fi systems.  Alternatively there was a special table-top stand to mount it.

Manufactured from a single piece of aluminium the cabinet was coated in a resilient black soft-touch lacquer. The perforated aluminium front grille came anodised in five different colours: Black, dark and light grey, blue and red.

A special three-way bass reflex construction incorporated six individual units – two each for treble, mid-range and bass. Each driver was powered by a unique built-in ICEpower amplifier, delivering a combined effect of 750 watts. In addition, BeoLab 7-1 and its larger companion BeoLab 7-2 were equipped with thermal protection circuits and Adaptive Bass Linearisation (ABL), which ensured maximum performance without distortion, even at very high volume.

Colour finish for the BeoLab 7.1:

BeoLab 7.1 technical specifications

 

Market Type Intro. year-month Last sold
EU 6210 2004-11  
US 6212 2004-11  

 

Dimensions:

Dimensions CTV: W x H x D 100 x 11 x 21 cm
Weight Approx. 10 kg

 

Details:

Cabinet finish Aluminium cabinet coated with hardwearing black soft-touch lacquerSpeaker grill in anodised aluminium
Power consumption IEC65: 36 W
  Typical: 20 W
Stand-by: 0.2 W
Power amplifiers (per channel) 3 x 125 W, Class D, ICEpower®
Long-term maximum output power  
per amplifier Bass: 120 W /8 ohm
Midrange: 120 W /8 ohm
  Treble: 120 W /8 ohm
Effective Frequency range 37 - 20.000 Hz
Crossover frequencies 250 Hz and 4.000 Hz
Cabinet principle Bass: Bass reflex
Midrange/Treble: Closed box
Net volume, bass 4.2 litres (per side)
Net volume, midrange 0.8 litres (per side)
Magnetically shielded No
Woofer 101,6 mm
Midrange 76,2 mm
Tweeter 19 mm
Bass equalization ABL (Adaptive Bass Linearization)
Input sensitivity (Power Link) 88dB @ 125 mV SPL
Indicator (for service use only) 1 tri-colour LED. Green for On, Red for Off, Orange for Protection mode
Operation Free or Wall position
Protection Thermal protection

 

Connections:

Power Link 1 (use Semi-Balanced PL cable type mkIII, or fully mounted PL cable)
Mains 1 input, 1 output (not US version)

 

Market specifications:

Type Market Voltage
6210 Australia, Austria, Bahrain, Belgium, China
Croatia, Czech Repub., Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany,Greece, Holland, Hong Kong,Hungary, Indonesia, Israel, Italy, Kuwait

 

Lebanon, Malaysia, Marocco, Norway, Oman, Poland, Portugal, Qatar,

Russia, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovak Rep., Slovenia, South Africa,

Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, United Kingdom

220-240V
6212 USA, Canada, Mexico, Taiwan 100-120 V

Accessories:

Bracket for BeoLab7-1 Type 2182 (1218266)
Wall bracket (Black) Type 2172 (1217266)
Table Stand (Aluminium) Type 2176 (1217611)