KEF announced the launch of the two models Ci3-80QT and Ci9000ACE new speakers. Both incorporate innovative and user friendly features - both speakers available from December 2005


Models Ci3 -80QT and Ci9000ACE Both Incorporate Innovative and User Friendly Features

KEF has announced the addition of two new speakers to the brand's impressive Custom Installation Series line -up. Models Ci3 -80QT and Ci9000ACE, both available from December 2005, boast individual technical features and user benefits and, in keeping with KEF's enviable reputation in the Custom Installation market, deliver sonic qualities that set them apart from the rest of the field.

The Ci3 -80QT is an exceptionally quiet motorised 3 -way, 4 -driver system, incorporating KEF's 75 mm acclaimed Uni -Q® drive -unit array along with two 75 mm LF units in a sealed enclosure. Finished in white, designed for in -ceiling applications and mounted in a rectangular flush baffle, the Ci3 -80QT represents the finest solution for those wanting unobtrusive, neat and ultra -quiet retractable custom installation speakers. Suggested retail price is expected to be around £250 each.

KEF's new Custom Installation Series flagship model Ci9000ACE brings the company's patented ACE technology to in -wall speaker systems. Utilizing 165 mm MF and 19mm HF drivers mounted in a Uni -Q array and two 165 mm LF units in a sealed enclosure, the Ci9000ACE provides outstanding sound quality, with notably extended frequency response from the LF units, thanks to ACE technology. The proud brushed aluminium front baffle comes supplied with three grille options; white grille assembly overhanging front baffle, black grille assembly inset from front baffle and paint -able white steel grille overhanging front baffle. Suggested retail price is expected to be around £600 each.

More details and specifications:

All prices quoted are UK suggested retail in £ Sterling. They include VAT.

For more information on KEF's Uni -Q Technology visit:

For more information on KEF's ACE Technology visit:

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