ELAC Vela BS-404 Bookshelf Speakers


The Vela BS404 is a full-size bookshelf speaker featuring all the great technological innovations and design implementations found through out the highly successful Vela series.

The angled cabinet in combination with the new wave-guide of the JET tweeter, improves the definition of stereo and multi-channel audio while blending perfectly with modern home décor. However there are more than the obvious changes. For example the optimized drivers are able to reproduce high-energy transients more precisely.


JET5 Tweeter – As always within the VELA line the JET5 tweeter completes the driver setup with its ease in performing and the capability to present superior air-band.

Modern Hybrid Design – VELA BS 404 features a 2-way concept in a vented cabinet with a 180 mm AS-XR woofer and a JET5 tweeter and down-firing.

AS-XR Technology – The woofer is equipped with powerful magnet system. This allows breathtaking performance in the low frequency range while the integrated AS-XR technology ensures highest accuracy in mid frequency range reproduction.

  • Type:  2-Way, bass reflex
  •  Woofer:  1 x 180 mm Ø, AS XR cone
  •  Tweeter:  JET 5
  •  Magnetic Shielding:  No
  •  Crossover Frequency:  2400 Hz
  •  Frequency Range (IEC 268-5):  38 – 50000 Hz
  •  Sensitivity:  87 dB at 2,83 V/m
  •  Suitable for Amplifiers from… to:  4 – 8 Ω
  •  Recommended Amplifier Power:  40 – 200 W/channel
  •  Nominal | Peak Power Handling:  80 W | 120 W
  •  Nominal | Minimum Impedance:  4 Ω | 3.2 Ω at 240 Hz
  •  Finishes:  Black High Gloss, Walnut High Gloss
  •  Optional Accessory:  Speaker grilles
Additional Information
Weight 9.7 kg
Dimensions (DxWxH) 332 × 276 × 412 mm

Walnut Gloss, Black Gloss