SVS Bookshelf Speakers

Bookshelf speakers are ideal when you want full-range sound and flexible placement options. SVS Prime and Ultra Series bookshelf speakers are accurate and transparent, with stunning dynamics and room-filling low frequency output. As with all SVS speakers, they are designed to deliver crisp, clear, “like-being-there” audio experiences with both stereo and home theater surround sound systems.

SVS Prime and Ultra Series Bookshelf Speakers

Ultra Bookshelf Speakers - $499.99 each

Reference SVS Bookshelf speaker delivers amazingly deep and articulate bass, absolute transparency in the mids and highs, and breathtaking detail resolution for the most discerning listeners.

  • 1-inch Aluminum Dome Tweeter
  • 6.5-inch Glass Fiber Composite Mid-Woofer
  • Frequency Response: 45Hz – 32kHz (+/- 3dB)
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Prime Bookshelf Speakers - $249.99 each

Hailed by critics and owners as the best bookshelf speaker under $500, the SVS Prime Bookshelf features Ultra Series design elements to achieve world class dynamics and sound quality well beyond its price.

  • 1-inch Aluminum Dome Tweeter
  • 6.5-inch Polypropylene Mid-Woofer
  • Frequency Response: 48Hz – 25kHz (+/- 3dB)
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Prime Satellite (Mini-Bookshelf) Speakers - $134.99 each

The SVS Prime Satellite speaker redefines performance in the mini-bookshelf speaker category with astonishing output and refinement from a compact cabinet that can be placed nearly anywhere.

  • 1-inch Aluminum Dome Tweeter
  • 4.5-inch Polypropylene Midrange Driver
  • Frequency Response: 69Hz – 25kHz (+/- 3dB)
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Critical acclaim for SVS bookshelf speakers.

“SVS knocked it out of the park on sound and build quality with the high-value, full-range Ultra Bookshelf speakers.”

“They are more detailed and more "hi-fi" than anything we've heard at this price before."

“SVS Prime Bookshelf speakers are destined to become classics—that's how good they are… I found myself in awe of how transparent these speakers sounded.”

“The perfect anchor for a reasonably priced, high performance audio system. I can’t think of a better pair of $500 speakers to put on your short list. Highly recommended.”

"Produces hearty bass and full sounds unlike any other stereo speakers we heard in this price range. This bookshelf speaker produces sound that rivals that of larger tower speakers.” -Consumer Digest

“Superb clarity, classy looks, a wide soundstage and an unbelievable low end. The SVS Ultra is the Best Bookshelf speaker under $1,000.”

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SVS Prime Series Speakers

Prime Tower Speakers - $499.99 each

Exceptional clarity, flawless tonal balance and room-energizing bass response. Sets the benchmark as best tower speaker under $1,000.

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Prime Center Speaker - $249.99 each

True 3-way center channel speaker, unheard of at the price, delivers crystal clear and natural sounding dialogue and vocals with an expansive soundstage and excellent dispersion characteristics.

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Prime Elevation Speakers - $199.99 each

Prime Elevation speakers easily mount to the wall or ceiling as direct radiating height effects speaker for Dolby Atmos®, DTS:X® and Auro-3D®. Also versatile enough to play as main, center, rear/side surrounds or LCR speakers when ideal room placement isn’t possible.

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SVS Ultra Series Speakers

Ultra Tower Speakers - $999.99 each

Reference floorstanding speakers with dual opposing 8-inch woofers, innovative 3.5-way crossover, innovative driver design and optimized cabinet geometry for performance that competes with the finest tower speakers in the world at a fraction of the price.

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Ultra Center Speaker - $699.99 each

Reference 3-way Ultra Center Speaker with dual woofers and vertically aligned tweeter and midrange deliver pitch perfect dialogue and vocals, an expansive soundstage, pinpoint accuracy and utter transparency.

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Ultra Surround Speakers - $599.99 each

Acoustically optimized dedicated surround speaker is neutral enough to blend with any system while still conveying head-turning sonic impact and dynamics. Plays in bipole, dipole or Duet mode as 2 speakers in one cabinet.

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SVS Speaker Design Philosophy

When designing high performance loudspeakers, even the smallest details have acoustic consequences. Our engineers scrutinize every build material, cabinet angle, engineering process and measurement to achieve a level of audio excellence that is unmistakably SVS.

In this two-part “Understanding Speakers” video series, SVS President Gary Yacoubian explores how an idea becomes an SVS speaker in Part One and offers tips for choosing your perfect speaker in Part Two.

Helpful Speaker Resources

SVS Prime and Ultra Series Speakers: A Comparison

Understanding the differences between the two SVS speaker lines.

Choosing Between Bookshelf and Tower Speakers

Important things to know about sound quality, room set-up, budget and more.

The Art of Speaker Placement

Tips for optimizing speaker placement when setting up a two-channel stereo or surround sound home theater speaker system.

What are the Best Speakers for Turntables

Speaker recommendations and important things to know if you’re getting into vinyl.

Getting Started with Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro-3D

Learn about the emerging audio formats and how height effects speakers can elevate your listening experience.

Jeeves – Speaker and Subwoofer System Builder

Jeeves is your SVS personal speaker and subwoofer system builder. Choose from pre-selected configurations or custom build your own by selecting any combination of SVS speakers and subwoofers.

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