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How we brought the 800 Series Diamond sound to Sound & Vision: The Bristol Show 2016

Bowers & Wilkins decided to do something a little bit special at Sound & Vision: The Bristol Show 2016. We decided that it was time hundreds more people got to… Read more

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Starting at the bottom

A speaker plinth may seem relatively unimportant to the outsider, however it can play a massive part in the performance of a high-end loudspeaker, which is why Bowers & Wilkins… Read more

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Polishing – the fine art of loudspeaker manufacturing

Our 800 Series Diamond loudspeakers are required to look (almost) as good as they sound. And there’s only one way of achieving this – hours and hours of attention by… Read more

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Optimising Matrix

Matrix has been a vital part of the 800 Series since the Matrix 800 was launched. In the new 800 Series Diamond, Bowers & Wilkins engineers have taken the internal… Read more

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Developing the solid – body tweeter

There has been a vast amount of change in the new 800 Series Diamond, yet the Diamond tweeter dome itself is one of the few elements to remain constant. We… Read more

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800 Series Diamond – the art of painting speakers

We go behind the scenes at the Bowers & Wilkins factory in Worthing to look at the intensive work that is vital in producing the new 800 Series Diamond range… Read more

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800 Series Diamond – ten demo tracks

The new 800 Series Diamond was six years in development. As you can imagine, our engineers listened to a lot of music through all those iterations and developments. Andy Kerr,… Read more

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The new 800 Series Diamond – Shooting on location, Switzerland.

Photographer Phil Sills has shot most of Bowers & Wilkins products over the last decade. Here he talks about how along with the very first samples of the new 800… Read more

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The new 800 Series Diamond – Studio Photography

Photographer Phil Sills has shot most of Bowers & Wilkins products over the last decade. Here he talks about the challenge of producing the studio images of the new range,… Read more