Bowers & Wilkins 201i User Manual

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Product Summary

The 200 series was deemed as the rarity in the mass consumer hi-fimarket – a reasonably priced loudspeaker that provided high sensitivity, extended linear frequency response and pinpoint stereo imaging.

The 201i is a 2-wayvented box loudspeaker system. The speaker comprises of a 1in high frequency unit with polyester dome and one6-inlow/mid frequency composite fibre cone.

The B&W wall bracket accessory permits easy, multi-directionalpositioning on walls.

Technical highlights

The Design incorporates a cabinet profile and wedge shaped grilles on acoustically transparent frames.

The magnetic fluid-cooledvoice coils are a B&W hallmark, wound on glass reinforced Kapton® formers, enabling the drivers to take the heat when reproducing modern digital recordings.

In common with all B&W tweeters, the lightweight units incorporate low viscosity magnetic fluids to offer excellent power handling and linearity.

Drive Units

1 x 25mm high-frequencywith polyester

Power Handling

Suitable for amplifiers up to 100W






1 x 165mm low frequency with


Height: 360mm Width: 225mm


composite short fibre cone


Depth: 181mm

Frequency Response 66Hz – 20kHz ± 3dB on reference axis


Black ash vinyl


90dB spl(2.83V 1m)



Nominal Impedance

4 ohms















B&W Loudspeakers Ltd reserves the right to amend details of the specifications without notice in line with technical developments. E & OE. All trademarks acknowledged.