Ascendo - System Z-5

This gorgeous loudspeaker in classic Bauhaus design convinces with its very natural, homogeneous and truthful music reproduction. Thus it is able to render music in an emotionally captivating and dynamically gripping way. The System Z5 reproduces real low bass in a most undistorted way and thus opens up the music stages of this world. Fitted with the fantastic magnetostatic tweeter, perfected elaborately to meet the demands of an ideal speaker, the speaker´s silky and yet extremely discriminating treble response is in a class of its own.

Its fully separated and decoupled units for the treble and bass / midrange sections allow for the pathbreaking resolution across the whole frequency range and the perfect timing of this dream of a speaker.

The ASCENDO System Z5 is an excellent performer even in smaller rooms.

Numerous international awards and excellent test results worldwide underline the superior sound characteristics of System Z5.

  • Authentic, live-like reproduction of music
  • Minutest musical resolution from the lowest octave upwards
  • Elaborate modular construction
  • Perfect decoupling from room
  • Amplifier- and room-adjustment to a defined degree
  • Selected and matched components of the highest quality
  • Real piano lacquer
  • Individual finishes, matching your home environment
  • Development and production in Ansbach, Germany
  • Comprehensive warranty – can vary depending on country.

System Z5 offers a choice of various upgrade stages: from System Z5, also with integrated TOS unit (new from 2016) to the SE version or the custom-made Ultra-High-End solution with hard-wired crossovers and extreme interior wiring. Your competent ASCENDO dealer will be happy to provide you with detailed information.

You are a proud owner of an excellent, but somewhat dated, System ZF and want to enjoy daily at your home the unique overall performance of the current Z5 – make use of our Update-Service! A complete upgrade of your speaker is possible. More information is to be had at your authorized ASCENDO dealer´s.

Technical specification:
Principle: three way SASB-technology (dynamic-current-damped woofer and semisymmetrical Bandpass)
Cabinet: Low-Magnetic Stainless-Steel sandwich construction of Bitumen and MDF
Max power: 500W
Impedance: 5Ω
Sensitivity: 89,5dB/1W/1m
Drivers – high-frequency – ribbon-tweeter, woofers: 1 – 210mm, paper diaphragm with copper phase plug, 1 – 210mm, Kevlar diaphragm
Dimensions: 270 x 1180 x 43mm
Weight (1 piece): 53kg (with stand)