BG Radia R-800 In-Wall Speakers At A Glance & Ratings

At A Glance: BG Radia R-800 In-wall Speakers

Number of Channels: 2
Power Rating (watts per channel): 500
Frequency Response: 20 Hz–20kHz
Dimensions (H x W x D, inches): 3.95 x 16.9 x 14.7
Weight (pounds): 17.5
Price: Included with speaker pair

Inputs: Line-level RCA (2)
Outputs: Line-level RCA (2), high-level speaker
outputs with five-way binding posts (2 pair)

Speaker: Radia R-800
Type: Three-way in-wall
Tweeter (size in inches, type): 3 x 2.5, Neo3PDR planar-ribbon panels (16)
Midrange (size in inches, type): 10 x 5, Neo10 planar-ribbon panels (6)
Woofer (size in inches, type): 8, long throw (2)
Nominal Impedance (ohms): 4
Recommended Amp Power (watts): 100
Available Finishes: White
Dimensions (H x W x D, inches): 81.5 x 11.58 x 3.7
Weight (pounds): 68
Price: $12,000 per pair including BGA-2500 amplifier

Ratings: BG Radia R-800 In-Wall Speakers

Build Quality: 96
Well built with a steel frame and machined aluminum baffle

Value: 96
One of the most expensive in-walls, but well worth it for a no-holds-barred media room/home theater

Features: 95
Separate bass amp reduces demand on main amp or receiver

Performance: 98
Excellent transparency, detail, and definition, especially with vocals

Ergonomics: 93
This is not a speaker for the do-it-yourselfer. Have them professionally installed with extra wall and cavity bracing

Overall Rating: 96
These huge BG in-walls employ planar-ribbon drivers to remarkably transparent ends. They can be both subtle and powerful.

General Information
Radia R-800 In-Wall Speakers, $12,000/pair
BG Corp.
(775) 884-1900
Dealer Locator Code BGR

(775) 884-1900