WRS RDM 8 Reference Desktop Monitor
WRS RDM 8 Reference Desktop Monitor

WRS RDM 8 Reference Desktop Monitor

WRS RDM 8 for Reference Desktop Listening

WRS RDM 8 Reference-level desktop or bookshelf monitor is a high-performance loudspeaker for the most demanding desktop listening. Decked out with a 5” wide-range bass driver, large enclosure, and Reference AMT (Air Motion Transducer) tweeter, the WRS RDM 8 provides an amazing spectrum of beautiful music for rich sound, astonishing detail, and excellent imaging and soundstage. The vocals are precise and absolutely transparent. Superb measured performance is within 48-25,000 Hz +- 3 dB.

But that’s only the beginning of this music lover’s dream. The WRS RDM 8 conceives its vibrant sound from well integrated drivers and fine tuned and crafted enclosure finished in natural Oak and Walnut or Black Ash and White Super Mat lacquers. Point to point crossover with premium internal wiring. Proprietary Q Base with spike set is included.

Recommended amplifier: Sonneteer Alabaster or Sonneteer Orton

Price per pair


  • Stylish, understated aesthetic that belies its big sound
  • 5” high-performance, wide-range bass driver provides exceptional midrange for ultimate listening experience
  • Air Motion Tweeter for detail, clarity and transparency
  • 7 elements crossover network with high-grade components and point-to-point wiring (crossover measured and optimized by industry guru Jeff Bagby)
  • Natural Oak, Walnut or Super Mat Black Ash or White lacquer finish
  • Premium internal wiring
  • Proprietary Q Base decouples speakers from surfaces to reduce the bass energy transfer and achieve ideal listening height and angle
  • Ported enclosure for deeper bass
  • High-quality, gold-plated, 5-way binding posts


  • Break in time: 100 hours
  • Power handling: 55 watts RMS, 110 watts max
  • Impedance: 8 ohms
  • Frequency range: 48-25,000 Hz +- 3 dB
  • Crossover frequency: 4,500 Hz
  • SPL: 86 dB 1W/1m
  • Dimensions: 11 1/2" (14" with base) H x 6" W x 12" D
  • Weight: 30 lbs