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Bowers & Wilkins 603 S3 Floor-standing speaker (each)

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Bowers & Wilkins' latest 600-series flagship

Bowers & Wilkins's value-packed 600 series offers killer performance for the price. The 603 S3 is the largest floor-standing speaker in the line. It features a new tweeter design and material, along with the company's proprietary Continuum midrange cone. Its potent drivers provide room-filling sound along with plenty of refined, musical detail.

A new titanium dome tweeter

Previous iterations of the 600 series used aluminum domes for their tweeters. The 603 S3 features a newly designed titanium dome tweeter that's decoupled from the cabinet for immersive, detailed highs. The company also gave the 603 S3 the same acoustically transparent tweeter grille mesh found on their esteemed Signature series for even greater treble clarity.

Bowers & Wilkins 603 S3 titanium dome tweeter

The new titanium dome tweeter features a redesigned mesh grille and a decoupled housing for fantastic high frequency reproduction

Carefully designed drivers for excellent sound

The 603 S3 uses a three-way driver layout. Below the tweeter is a 6" midrange that uses B&W's Continuum™ cone FST™, borrowed from the company's high-end 800 series. This cone's unique composite construction gives the driver exceptional resolution and midrange transparency. Below the midrange are two 6-1/2" paper-cone bass drivers that provide rich, articulate low-end.

Goodbye turbulence, hello bass

The rear of the speaker's bass reflex cabinet has a single Flowport™. This proprietary port has a dimpled and flared opening that allows air to move in and out of the cabinet efficiently, reducing the amount of turbulence (also called "chuffing") that can affect some port designs.

A rich history of excellence

Founded in England in the 1960s, Bowers & Wilkins is known worldwide for their innovative hi-fi speaker designs and their premium headphones. Crutchfield is proud to offer a diverse selection of products from this legendary audio brand.


Product highlights:

  • 3-way design
  • 1" Decoupled Double Dome titanium tweeter
  • 6" Continuum™ cone FST (Fixed Suspension Transducer) midrange
  • dual 6-1/2" paper cone woofers
  • bass-reflex cabinet with rear-firing Flowport™
  • frequency response: 46-28,000 Hz (± 3 dB)
  • sensitivity: 90 dB
  • impedance: 8 ohms
  • recommended amplifier power: 30-200 watts
  • dual binding post speaker terminals allow bi-amping or bi-wiring
  • included plinth and carpet spikes provide added stability
  • acoustically transparent, removable magnetic grille
Dimensions and warranty:
  • 10-1/4"W x 40-1/4"H x 15-7/8"D (with plinth and spikes)
  • weight: 60.6 lbs.
  • warranty: 5 years