Model Five
Floorstanding Speaker

The KLH Model Five is the new shape of sound. This legendary, sought-after speaker is our best floorstanding speaker, entirely dedicated to acoustic performance. Our new, iconic version of this late 1960s original roots directly from the heart of KLH, honoring the acoustic suspension design principles made famous by KLH founder Henry Kloss. Our evolved Model Five gives music lovers the luxury of filling their living space with the sound and aesthetic they’ve been searching for. Standing strong on a 5-degree slant riser base, the speaker’s upward angular stance ensures the sound is always directed accurately toward the listener.

The Model Five’s “Old-World Linen” textured grille cloth complements the rich finish of the genuine mahogany veneer, giving this loudspeaker a mid-century modern look that stops you in your tracks. Our other grille option, the “Stone Wash Linen” grille, magnifies the rich finish of the English Walnut Model Five. We give you the option to buy the color you’re without for $199.99/pair. Not only is this remarkable floorstanding loudspeaker made with sustainable materials and packaging, it never fails to leave a jaw-dropping impact with its high-fidelity sound. This speaker will wake up your listening space and articulate high-quality sound from anywhere in the room! Welcome to a new era of sound, audiophiles!

Stereophile Recommended 2021 Component Logo

The KLH M5s are intoxication kings, urging me to hear my most beloved vinyl via its big personality and well-scaled dimensionality.”

“Mostly, the speaker played with a detailed, sparkling upper/mid/treble chutzpah that favored and seemed to amplify texture and viscosity. Notes had realistic weight and body. These Model Fives are attention-getters of the first order, delivering a big soundstage and big, juicy dynamics.”

Ken Micallef – Stereophile

I find the clarity of this loudspeaker so incredibly addictive Nuance and control is the name of the game here. The Model Five’s coherence top to bottom is fantastic. The soundstage is fantastic, this speaker can image with the best of them- bordering on holographic at times. Soundstage width is epic, the detail out along the edges is so impressive. This is not a loudspeaker you have to pull out from the wall in order to enjoy good soundstage depth. The dispersion in center imaging of this speaker is so good in fact that even in stereo the Model Five proved to be one of the finer home theater solutions that we have ever had in this house and on this channel. I really don’t have anything negative to say about the KLH’s sound.   

Andrew Robinson

“When I first sat down to listen to the Model Five I started listening at around 8 pm and I couldn’t stop listening until 2 am. I couldn’t stop! I wanted to break away and do other things but I was just like one more album, one more album… I was having a ball.”

“On one hand it’s so refreshing to come across something that I feel is so musically engaging that it reconnects me to why I became an audiophile to begin with. And yet… when you find that as a reviewer it makes it very difficult to want to review anything else… I know that most of them [other speakers] probably are not going to connect me with the music the way that the Model Five has. That is why they are my favorite speakers in their price class. Given the competition, I think KLH has the most well-rounded option for someone who wants that kind of retro look but more of a well-rounded listening experience.”  

Sean Fowler – Zero Fidelity

Floorstanding Speaker

Standing face-to-face with the best floorstanding tower speakers in the world, the Kendall’s distortion-free sound, pinpoint accuracy, and transparent bass response undoubtedly makes it the best floorstanding speaker for music out there. The Kendall’s effortless execution of an artist’s soundtrack can’t help but make you feel like you are front row at your favorite concert venue.

In addition to incredible musicality, the Kendall also excels in home theater applications, adding true directional bass to your soundstage. The speaker features woven Kevlar drivers with powder-coated die-cast aluminum baskets, braided tinsel leads, custom-designed crossovers, an anodized aluminum tweeter with linear response faceplate, and much more. These features are dressed in genuine wood veneers and come in two finishes, allowing the Kendall to harmonize in any home. The astonishing beauty and sophistication of our flagship electrodynamic 3-way bass-reflex loudspeaker is one of its kind.

These speakers will play really, really, really loud, and not distort. This is where they pull ahead of other towers I’ve heard in this price range, when you crank the volume you get more intensity, more aural excitement. There’s no hint of fatigue, no dynamic compression, no detectable distortion. If you want to turn your home into a club, whether that’s a dance club or a jazz club, a pair of Kendall towers plus a powerful amp are the ticket. 

Mark Henninger- AVS Forum [Top Choice 2019]

Floorstanding Speaker

The Concord has all the qualities of the best floorstanding speakers on the market, at the most affordable price. Music lovers and movie lovers alike will rave over the articulate, deep, burly bass this 2.5-way bass-reflex design delivers with beautiful sonic detail. It is outstanding how effortlessly these stunning, floorstanding tower speakers use cinematic dynamics to bring thrilling and immersive sound within everyone’s reach.

The Concord features woven Kevlar drivers, braided tinsel leads, custom-designed crossovers, an anodized aluminum tweeter with a linear response faceplate, and comes in two finishes: European Walnut and Black Oak. It is truly a rare combination of beauty and brawn. The Concord, named after Concord Avenue in Boston (the birthplace of KLH), lives up to the audiophile standards of KLH- at an unbeatable price point.

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