By Robert Grossman
Introduction to the Genesis 5.3

The system and listening session

Reviewer evaluations and conclusions

Meet the designer-  Gary Koh of Genesis


Genesis 5.3 Loudspeaker $28,000


654 South Lucile Street
Seattle, WA 98108

Tel: (206) 762-8383
Fax: (206) 762-8389


213 Henderson Road
Singapore 159553


The Genesis 5.3 loudspeaker is a state-of-the-art design that fills your room with music.  It is one of the most coherent speakers ever made and is revealing of the most delicate of musical detail.

The "Gen 5.3" is  indeed a visually stunning design that will complement any listening environment.

Technical Specs:

Dimensions: H 46” x W 13 ¼” x D 23 ¼”
Weight: 145 lbs (66kg) per side
Frequency Response: 18Hz to 40kHz, +/- 3dB

Controls: Low-pass, bass gain, LFE gain
Rear Tweeter (+/- 1 dB)
Midrange (+/- 1.5 dB)
Inputs: Speaker Level
Line Level (RCA & XLR)
LFE Line Level (RCA & XLR)
Outputs: LFE Buffered Daisy Chain (RCA &
Nominal Impedance: 4 ohms (speakers)
Sensitivity: 90 dB 1 watt 1 meter
Power Rating: 500 watts each

Finish: High Gloss Black
High Gloss Titanium
High Gloss Arctic Silver