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Beovision 6000

BeoVision

Production: 1974 - 03/1977

Designer: Henning Moldenhawer David Lewis

Beovision 6000 was a luxurious and beautiful-looking piece of furniture containing a 26″ colour TV receiver.  Finished in rich, natural wooden veneers, the user slid a front-facing door along its tracks to gain access to the TV. The set came with its own ultrasonic remote control handset, the first in the Bang & Olufsen colour TV range to do so. The Beosystem 6000 music centre, headed by its quadraphonic sound receiver, Beomaster 6000 was on sale at the same time which too came with its own ultrasonic remote control facility.

The TV set’s remote control permitted the user to store eight pre-selected channels and summon them immediately upon pressing one of the tactile buttons.  Likewise volume, colour intensity and brightness could also be changed. A stand-by button was also incorporated on the handset.

Beovision 6000 technical specifications

Types: 
3910 (1974 - Feb 1977) 
AUS 3940 (1974 - Dec 1975) 
GB 3912 (1974 - Oct 1976) 

Picture size: 66cm 
Cabinet table model with tambour doors 
Features cordless Commander remote control 
Automatic cut off 
Tuner AFC 

Speaker: forward-facing pressure chamber 
Deflection angle: 110° 
Aerial impedance: 75 ohms coaxial common VHF-UHF 
Sound section: 
Power output: RMS 1000 Hz 6.5 W 
Distortion at specified: < 2 % 
Frequency response: 
Amplifier: +/- 1.5 dB 60 - 20,000 Hz 
Acoustical: +/- 10 dB 60 - 20,000 Hz 
Bass control: +/- 5 dB/100 Hz 
Treble control: +/- 10 dB/ 10,000 Hz 

Power supply: 220 - 265 V 
Power consumption: 190 W 
Dimensions W x H x D: 77 x 48 x 48cm 
Weight: 42.5 kg