Tannoy Definition Series

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DC8
DC8

Bringing Definition technology to a stand-mount design, the DC8 offers the latest 8 inch Dual Concentric™ drive unit in a compact, curve wall cabinet constructed from the finest plywood. The WideBand™ tweeter technology offers exceptional high frequency extension, while the powerful bass driver and 19 litre port tuned enclosure offers class leading bass down to almost 40Hz. The high class, high gloss finish on the outside is complemented by extensive use of audiophile grade silver plated copper conductors on the inside and Tannoy’s innovative fifth speaker terminal for driver grounding. Deep Cryogenic treatment of the straight path crossover and extensive use of Tannoy DMT™ technology ensures the DC8 is as articulate as it is potent.

Performance

Recommended amplifier power 
(Watts RMS)

30 – 175

Continuous power handling
(Watts RMS)

87

Peak power handling (Watts)

350

Sensitivity (2.83 Volts @ 1m)

88dB

Nominal Impedance (Ohms) 

8

Frequency response (-6dB)

42Hz – 35kHz

Dispersion (degrees conical)

90

Drive Units

Dual Concentric™ high frequency

25mm (1”) Titanium dome with Tulip WaveGuide™

Dual Concentric™ low frequency

200mm (8”) treated paper pulp cone with rubber surround.
44mm (1.75”) edge wound voice coil

Crossover

Crossover frequency

1.5 kHz

Crossover type

Passive low loss 
2nd order LF, 1st order HF 
Deep Cryogenically Treated

Construction

Enclosure Type

Rear ported

Volume

19L (0.67 cu. ft.)

Dimensions (H x W x D) 
excl grille

470 x 271 x 260mm 
(18.5 x 10.7 x 10.2”)

Weight

10kg (22.05lbs)

Finish

High gloss black
High gloss cherry 
High gloss dark walnut

 

 

DC8T
DC8T

Capable of resolving the finest musical detail or generating the power and dynamics of a full scale orchestra, the Definition DC8T is a commanding floor standing loudspeaker for the discerning listener. The latest 8 inch Dual Concentric™ drive unit with WideBand™ tweeter is augmented with a precision matched 8 inch bass driver in a thoroughly contemporary luxury finished cabinet. The exceptional rigidity of the port tuned plywood enclosure and extensive use of Tannoy DMT™ material achieves bass down to almost 30Hz with outstanding low frequency dynamics. The Deep Cryogenically Treated straight path crossover, silver plated copper conductors and Tannoy’s unique fifth speaker terminal for driver grounding ensures the DC8T’s class leading fidelity and articulation.

Performance

Recommended amplifier power 
(Watts RMS)

30 – 200

Continuous power handling
(Watts RMS)

100

Peak power handling (Watts)

400

Sensitivity (2.83 Volts @ 1m)

89dB

Nominal Impedance (Ohms) 

8

Frequency response (-6dB)

33Hz – 35kHz

Dispersion (degrees conical)

90

Drive Units

Dual Concentric™ high frequency

25mm (1”) Titanium dome with Tulip WaveGuide™

Dual Concentric™ low frequency

200mm (8”) treated paper pulp cone with rubber surround.
44mm (1.75”) edge wound voice coil

Bass Driver

200mm (8”) treated paper pulp cone with rubber surround.
44mm (1.75”) edge wound voice coil

Crossover

Crossover frequency

250Hz, 1.5kHz

Crossover type

Passive low loss 
2nd order LF, 1st order HF 
Deep Cryogenically Treated

Construction

Enclosure Type

Rear ported

Volume

43L (1.52 cu. ft.)

Dimensions (H x W x D) 
excl grille

1025 x 271 x 260mm 
(40.4 x 10.7 x 10.2”)

Weight

21kg (46.29lbs)

Finish

High gloss black
High gloss cherry 
High gloss dark walnut

 

 

DC6LCR
DC6LCR

Following the global success of the Definition range, customers worldwide demanded a centre channel loudspeaker to match the dynamic articulation of the series. The DC6 LCR is a powerful yet compact addition to the Definition range. It is capable of delivering all the scale and drama synonymous with the Definition range from a slim and elegant cabinet designed to fit under large screen TVs or projectors screens. Drawing on Definition’s key features, the DC6 LCR features a new 6in Dual Concentric driver, Tannoy’s unique fifth speaker terminal for driver grounding, a fully deep cryogenically treated crossover and a ultra-rigid cabinet crafted from slow-growing beech laminate. To deliver the same seamless power and performance of the larger floor standing models in the Definition range, the DC6 LCR adds twin 6in mid-bass drivers for full home theatre thunder. Hand crafted and hand finished to exceptional standards, the DC6 LCR brings home theatre and multi-channel music to the award winning Definition range.

 

PERFORMANCE

Recommended amplifier power
(Watts RMS)

20 – 175

Continuous power handling
(Watts RMS)

87

Peak power handling (Watts)

350

Sensitivity (2.83 Volts @ 1m)

89dB

Nominal Impedance (Ohms)

8

Frequency response (-6dB)

35Hz - 35kHz

Dispersion (degrees conical)

90

DRIVE UNITS

Dual Concentric™ High Frequency

25mm (1”) Titanium dome with Tulip WaveGuide™

Dual Concentric™ Low 
Frequency

150mm (6”) treated paper pulp cone with rubber surround. 44mm (1.75”) edge wound voice coil

Bass Driver

150mm (6”) treated paper pulp cone with rubber surround. 44mm (1.75”) edge wound voice coil

Passive Radiator

150mm (6”) treated paper pulp cone with Rubber surround.

Magnetic Screening

Yes

CROSSOVER

Crossover frequency

1.7kHz

Crossover type

Passive low loss 2nd order LF, 1st order HF Deep Cryogenically Treated

CONSTRUCTION

Enclosure type

Passive Radiator ported

Volume

19.7L (0.63 cu. ft.)

Dimensions (H x W x D)
exl grille

226 x 600 x 285mm
(8.90 x 23.62 x 8.46”)

Weight

11.9kg (26.2lbs)

Finish

High gloss black
High gloss cherry
High gloss dark walnut

 

 

DC10T
VAC Statement 450s

The flagship of the Definition range, the DC10T rates as Tannoy’s most accurate, revealing and dynamic loudspeaker to date. A powerful combination of Tannoy’s latest 10 inch Dual Concentric™ driver with WideBand™ tweeter, precision matched 10 inch bass driver and an ultra rigid plywood cabinet results in a design of outstanding musical articulation and class leading dynamics. For the audiophile that accepts no compromises in the pursuit of sound quality, the DC10T features a Deep Cryogenically Treated straight path crossover, silver plated copper conductors and Tannoy’s unique fifth speaker terminal for driver grounding. Hand crafted and hand finished to exceptional standards throughout, the Definition DC10T distils, refines and perfects Tannoy’s rich heritage in loudspeaker design and audiophile technology.

 

Performance
Recommended amplifier power 
(Watts RMS)
30 – 250
Continuous power handling
(Watts RMS)
125
Peak power handling (Watts) 500
Sensitivity (2.83 Volts @ 1m) 92dB
Nominal Impedance (Ohms)  8
Frequency response (-6dB) 30Hz – 35kHz
Dispersion (degrees conical) 90
Drive Units
Dual Concentric™ high frequency 25mm (1”) Titanium dome with Tulip WaveGuide™
Dual Concentric™ low frequency 254mm (10”) treated paper pulp cone with twin roll impregnated fabric surround.
44mm (1.75”) edge wound voice coil
Bass Driver 254mm (10”) treated paper pulp cone with twin roll impregnated fabric surround.
44mm (1.75”) edge wound voice coil
Crossover
Crossover frequency 200Hz,1.4kHz
Crossover type Passive low loss 
2nd order LF, 1st order HF 
Deep Cryogenically Treated
Construction
Enclosure Type Rear ported
Volume 76L (2.68 cu. ft.)
Dimensions (H x W x D) 
excl grille
1125 x 339 x 320mm
(44.3 x 13.4 x 12.6”)
Weight 34.5kg (76.06lbs)
Finish High gloss black
High gloss cherry 
High gloss dark walnut