SpeakerCraft TIME Five In-Ceiling Speaker System At A Glance & Ratings

At A Glance: SpeakerCraft TIME Five In-Ceiling Speaker System

Speaker: TIME Five
Type: Two-way, in-ceiling
Tweeter (size in inches, type): 1, aluminum/magnesium dome
Midrange (size in inches, type): N/A
Woofer (size in inches, type): 8, Kevlar cone
Nominal Impedance (ohms): 8, 4, 2 (switchable)
Recommended Amp Power (watts): 5–100
Available Finishes: White (paintable)
Dimensions (Diameter x D, inches): 11.75 x 11
Weight (pounds): 10
Price: $750/each

Ratings: SpeakerCraft TIME Five In-Ceiling Speaker System

Build Quality: 90
• Kevlar cones
• Speaker has heavy-duty RJ-45 plugs and speaker connectors

Value: 92
• Multiple rooms and speaker locations with a single controller
• It's hard to put a price on coolness

Features: 97
• Motorized drop-down and pivot
• Auto turn-on and shut-off
• Controller can operate up to eight total speakers in up to four zones

Performance: 91
• Bass response is good but not astounding
• Handles high volume very well
• Soundstage almost brought down to ear level

Ergonomics: 93
• Fully customizable zones and presets
>• Deep design means they need space above the ceiling
• You can change the pivot and drop-down angles via IR and RS-232

Overall Rating: 92
There is no doubt that these are some of the coolest, most functional in-ceiling speakers on the planet. And they sound great, too.

General Information
TIME Five In-ceiling Speaker, $750/each
TIME Controller, $250
(800) 448-0976
Dealer Locator Code SPE

(800) 448-0976