Ultra Bookshelf Surround System

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Ultra Bookshelf Surround System

Rated 4.93333333333333 out of 5 stars and 210 reviews
Unleash immersive surround sound for the ultimate home theater experience.

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Ultra Bookshelf Surround System

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$ 2,999.99

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Ultra Bookshelf Surround System

The Ultra Bookshelf Surround System brings movies to life with stunning realism, delivering a rush of excitement when the lights go down and the soundtrack starts! Pair this superb system with an SVS Plus or Ultra subwoofer for extreme full-range performance that will make your home theater the envy of the neighborhood!

To add an SVS subwoofer to your Ultra Bookshelf Surround System, please visit our subwoofer page to browse models, consult with MERLIN our speaker/subwoofer matching wizard, or CONTACT OUR CUSTOMER SERVICE TEAM for expert advice and recommendations for your specific application.

Contact our customer service team for special pricing on additional pairs of the Ultra Surround or Ultra Bookshelf for a 7 or 9 channel surround sound application.

AVForums - Best Buy Award
Sound & Vision - Top Pick of the Year Award
Sound & Vision - Top Pick Award
AVForums - Best Buy Award
Digital Trends - Editors Choice Award

Ultra Bookshelf Specs:

  • Bookshelf Loudspeaker
  • Cabinet Dimensions: 15” (H) x 8.5” (W) x 10.6” (D) (without grille)
  • Overall Dimensions: 15” (H) x 8.5” W x 10.9” (D) (with grille)
  • Weight: 19 pounds
  • Real black oak veneer and piano gloss black finish options
  • Dual gold-plated 5-way binding posts
  • 1.7” wide-flared rear-firing port
  • Cloth grille with pin/cup retention system
  • Elastomer stick-on bumper feet
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Ultra Surround Specs:

  • Dual Baffle Surround Loudspeaker.
  • Cabinet Dimensions: 14” (H) x 12.3” (W) x 6.9” (D)).
  • Overall Dimensions: 14” (H) x 12.3” (W) x 7” (D) (with bracket).
  • Weight: 18 pounds.
  • Real black oak veneer and piano gloss black finish options.
  • Dual independent gold-plated 5-way binding posts.
  • Cloth grille with pin/cup retention system.
  • Aluminum wall mounting bracket with safety catch feature to help prevent inadvertent removal.
  • Elastomer stick-on bumper feet.
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Ultra Center Specs:

  • Center Channel Loudspeaker.
  • Cabinet Dimensions: 8.2” (H) x 22" (W) x 10.6” (D) (without grille).
  • Overall Dimensions: 8.2” (H) x 22” (W) x 10.9” (D) (with grille).
  • Weight: 31 pounds.
  • Real black oak veneer and piano gloss black finish options.
  • Dual gold-plated 5-way binding posts.
  • Dual 1.7" wide-flared rear-firing ports.
  • Cloth grille with pin/cup retention system.
  • Elastomer stick-on bumper feet.
  • Learn More
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Ultra Bookshelf: Designed For The Discriminating Audiophile.

Ultra Bookshelf: Designed For The Discriminating Audiophile

Handsomely styled with a swept back profile and striking edge treatments, the Ultra Bookshelf draws design cues from the magnificent flagship Ultra Tower. Available in premium-grade piano gloss black and real black oak veneer finishes, the Ultra bookshelf looks stunning and will complement any upscale décor. Reference-grade bookshelf monitors have always held a warm spot in the heart of any serious audiophile, and the Ultra Bookshelf lives up to that esteemed legacy. This emotionally involving monitor delivers precise imaging, an amazingly coherent and deep soundstage, a wonderfully rich and compelling tonal balance and surprisingly deep and dynamic bass. Sure to thrill serious music aficionados everywhere, the Ultra Bookshelf immediately takes a place amongst the most highly-regarded 2-way monitors on the market. Learn More

Ultra Center - The Foundation For High-end Home Theaters.

Ultra Center - The Foundation For High-end Home Theaters

The Ultra Center anchors the front stage and immerses the listener in the cinema experience, effortlessly handling the most complex and dialogue-intensive scenes with stunning realism, room-filling presence and outstanding vocal reproduction and dialogue intelligibility. Available in premium-grade piano gloss black and real black oak veneer finishes and handsomely styled with a swept back profile and striking edge treatments, the Ultra Center will complement any high-end home theater. Learn More

Ultra Surround: Immersive Surround Sound Experience.

High-definition movie and multi-channel music soundtracks demand a high-performance surround speaker. The Ultra Surround rises to the challenge, delivering immersive and thrilling surround sound effects rivalling the finest commercial cinemas. Finished in premium-grade piano gloss black and real black oak veneer, and featuring a compact driver array with 45-degree baffles and a shallow cabinet depth, the Ultra Surround integrates seamlessly into any upscale home theater. Learn More

Press Reviews

Erin’s Audio Corner (YouTube) Reviews SVS Ultra Bookshelf Speaker

“The Ultra Bookshelf speaker produces a very smooth in-room response with incredible output and detail. They’re extremely versatile in terms of usage, whether that be in a home theater application,...

YouTuber ‘StarAzure’ Reviews Ultra Center Speaker

“Incredible clarity, output and depth that most center channel speakers cant produce. With such an elegant design and high-end performance to match, three words come to mind when experiencing the...
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AV Nirvana Reviews the Ultra 7.0 Surround System

"Every single Ultra Series speaker has the innate ability to step back and let the audio happen. And when played in unison, the experience is seamless. Sounds simply flowed, seemingly...
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Home Theater HiFi Reviews the Ultra Bookshelf Loudspeakers

“Excellent sound quality and beautiful. SVS – purveyor of big bang-for-the-buck audio products – maintains that title with their Ultra Bookshelf Speakers. I consider them a bargain for what they...
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EDM Sauce Ranks Ultra Bookshelf, Best Bookshelf Speakers

“A great product. The sound quality is good. Set up is quick, and it solves a major problem with cable clutter in your home.”
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AVS Forums Names SVS Prime and Ultra Series to “Best Bookshelf Speakers” for 2021

"SVS Prime and Ultra Bookshelf speakers are destined to become classics—that's how good they are…I found myself in awe of how transparent these speakers sounded. SVS speakers exude nothing but...
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YouTuber “Cheapaudioman” Reviews Ultra Bookshelf

“The Ultra Bookshelfs in a stereo application handle any soundtrack with ease. Very exciting speakers that don’t fatigue, and beg to be turned up to the max. Awesome speakers that...

DMS (YouTube) Reviews the Ultra Bookshelf Speaker

“An insanely detailed set of speakers. Very good at bringing out the truth in my recordings. They speakers excel at disappearing and letting you hear where the singer is and...

The Audio Beatnick Reviews the Ultra Bookshelf Loudspeaker

“An expansive and airy stereo image. The speaker’s ability to start and stop on a dime demonstrated impressive agility and speed. Crisp leading-edge transients and satisfying center-locked vocals round out...
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Z Reviews - Review of the Ultra Bookshelf

"The imaging and depth are astonishing even at high volume. Blows my mind. They have the Wow. Absolutely the best speakers I’ve heard. Period."
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Reference Home Theater - Chris Heinonen Reviews the Ultra Bookshelf

“…the Ultra Bookshelf has no trouble filling a room. For $1,000 a pair it is a very impressive speaker, even when compared to those costing 50% more… Great bass, good...
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Ultra Bookshelf Receives the Audioholics 2014 Product of the Year Award

"If you’re looking for a high performance, attractive bookshelf speaker that can truly deliver on that “better than being there” experience for around $1k/pair, then you owe it to yourself...
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Ultra Bookshelf Receives the BestStuff.com 2014 Editors Choice Award

"Audiophiles take heed: The design, performance, and price make the SVS Ultra Bookshelf the perfect option for the last set of Bookshelf speakers you’ll ever need to purchase."
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Audioholics - Gene DellaSala Reviews the Ultra Bookshelf

"There is so much to like about these speakers and so little to complain about. They offer a very balanced sound, with great dynamic capabilities... the best value in high...
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Malaysian Webzine Audiofi.net Reviews the Ultra Bookshelf

"The SVS Ultra bookshelf speakers are well-built, look slick and most importantly, sound great…The fact that they cost just under a grand a pair is quite amazing… A great effort...
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