The ultra-compact Silver 50 introduces a completely new version of Monitor Audio s special 5 -inch C-CAM bass/mid-range drive unit, creating the most diminutive bookshelf model ever to appear in the line-up. Silver 50 may be compact, but it delivers a big sound with impressive scale and dynamics. Prepare to be astounded.
Powerful magnets in the nimble Silver 50 stand-mount loudspeaker drive large, 32 mm voice coils to ensure impressive power handling and incredibly low distortion. Design criteria ensure that the Silver 50 will make the most of smaller living spaces by being placed close to a wall and yet still deliver clean, punchy bass. You will only hear well-balanced, pure mid-range without ever a hint of box coloration.
Strategic cabinet bracing and Monitor Audio s bolt-through technology creates an amazingly solid speaker. Not only can it play louder and cleaner than its size suggests, it delivers an incredibly well balanced, pure mid-range for a gloriously natural sound.
This may be a smaller box but be prepared for a big, fulfilling sound.
New 25 mm C-CAM (Ceramic-Coated Aluminium/Magnesium) tweeter, featuring vented Neo magnet system, optimised for lower distortion and cleaner sounding treble
New 5 -inch bass/mid driver with concave dished C-CAM cone profile for optimal damping and improved mid-range clarity
RST Cone profile for improved diaphragm rigidity and lower distortion
Unique build ring/voice coil-cone coupling mechanism (DCF), optimised to reduce high-frequency cone break-up and increase the critical voice coil circumferential rigidity
Cast polymer driver chassis design for improved rigidity and damping characteristics
HiVe II port technology giving improved transient response and tighter bass, due to smoother airflow
Pureflow silver-plated OFC copper internal cabling to allow the highest-quality transfer through the signal chain
High-quality crossover components including premium grade, bespoke polypropylene film capacitors, air-core and low-loss laminated steel-core inductors allowing maximum signal transfer and zero distortion
Rigid 20 mm MDF construction utilising scientifically-optimised bracing
Single-bolt-through driver technology pioneered by Monitor Audio, providing increased bracing strength, rigidity and driver/baffle de-coupling
Ultra-low-profile grilles featuring invisible magnetic grille fixings mean a clean visual styling
Bespoke, high quality bi-wire terminals
Selected premium-quality wood veneers, high-gloss lacquer or contemporary Satin White finishes
Frequency Response (-6 dB)
52 Hz 35 kHz
4.1 ohms @ 220 Hz
110 dBA (pair)
Power Handling (RMS)
Recommended Amplifier Requirements
40 100 W
Bass reflex. HiVe II port system
Drive Unit Complement
1 x 51/4-inch RST bass/mid driver 1 x 1-inch (25 mm) Gold Dome C-CAM tweeter
Cabinet Dimensions (excluding grille and terminals)
270 x 165 x 240 mm (105/8 x 61/2 x 97/16-inch)
External Dimensions (including grille and terminals)
270 x 165 x 269 mm (105/8 x 61/2 x 109/16-inch)
External Dimensions (including out-rigger plates, feet and spikes)