Audio Physic :: no loss of fine detail

Maturity is a particular type of strength - the CLASSIC 12 presents itself as a loudspeaker that excels in its class through technical innovations, intelligent detail solutions and elegant styling, while sonically achieving an impressive degree of maturity. The results you will find highly convincing.

With their front panels made from high-gloss glass, the speakers look both elegant and timeless at the same time. The enclosure is made out of MDF, laminated with high-quality real wood veneer. Thanks to this remarkably smart construction, the CLASSIC 12 easily accesses deep lows and creates the authenticity that makes music emotionally perceptible.






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Technical data

Height 1005 mm / 39.6"
Width 170 mm / 6.7"
Depth 240 mm / 9.5"
Required Space Width x Depth 210x300 mm / 8.3x11.8"
Weight ~ 15 kg
Recommended amplifier power 20-120 W
Impedance 4 Ohm
Freqency range 38 Hz - 30 kHz
Sensivity 89 dB


Our listening tip

Dream Theater | Awake

When the academic musicians of Dream Theater start playing, insanely jumping dynamics, violent bass tirades and dirty guitar riffs often show speakers their limitations. But, the CLASSIC 12 superbly copes with this task. In the deepest sonic boscage of Space Dye Vest, they always stay on top of things, staggering the musical event so tidy that it sends pleasant shivers down your spine. In the ballad The Silent Man, the speakers diversify the event in the most sensitive and spacious way. The voices of the metal musicians sound corporeal, the acoustic guitars are rich at clarity, brilliance and brightness. The CLASSIC 12 masters the balancing act between extremes, and thus substantiates its claim to a top position in its class.



Technical data

Our listening tip


The two and a half-way system operates on a ventilated volume. The reflex port radiates into the space between enclosure and plinth, allowing for a uniform coupling to the room. The set-up therefore is uncomplicated.

The CLASSIC 12’s technological maturity expresses itself through its driver technology. For the first time, the world’s unique AUDIO PHYSIC dual basket design is being used also in the CLASSIC series. This groundbreaking design drastically reduces the mechanical transmission of micro-vibrations between drivers and enclosure.

Woofer and mid-woofer are both equipped with cones made of glass fibre fabrics. However, surround, motor and voice coil are optimized for their respective frequency spectrum in order to achieve clear playback fidelity. The midrange driver has got a fixed phase plug to improve the ventilation of the oscillating system. The so important midrange clearly benefits from these efforts, because within this particular frequency range the human ear is especially sensitive and immediately detects tonal discolourations. The CLASSIC 12 are capable in reproducing tonal colours and human voices as natural and concise as previously only known from higher priced speakers.

The oscillating system of the CLASSIC 12’s tweeter is elaborately ventilated as well, so that the soft dome made by a German specialist company always finds ideal operating conditions even under heavy load. Thanks to the powerful motor and the low self-resonance, the tweeter achieves exemplary signal integrity far beyond the audible range. A small horn-shaped sound guide surrounds the actual dome and ensures a seamless transition between mid and high frequencies. So even outside of the so-called sweet spot you will be able to enjoy a relaxed musical experience.

And of course, the CLASSIC 12 can also optionally be equipped with the modern VCF II Magnetic M8 feet. These feet guarantee perfect decoupling from the floor and protect sensitive surfaces as well.

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