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  • This speaker has been magnetically shielded to ensure that it doesn't interfere with any sensitive components nearby. This is particularly important if you're still using a CRT television.
  • To ensure smooth, reliable and safe operation, make sure the resistance of your speaker, measured in ohms, is above the minimum quoted by your amplifier.
This speaker has been magnetically shielded to ensure that it doesn't interfere with any sensitive components nearby. This is particularly important if you're still using a CRT television.
To ensure smooth, reliable and safe operation, make sure the resistance of your speaker, measured in ohms, is above the minimum quoted by your amplifier.

(For more features refer to the specification table below.)



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Full parts and labour cover
If your unit goes wrong we'll fix it. No quibbles and no fuss. (Excludes projector bulbs)

Like for like machine replacement if unit is unrepairable
If, for any reason, we are unable to repair your unit, we'll replace it. Naturally, models do change so, while we can't guarantee that it will be the same model, we do guarantee that it will have equivalent specifications.


LOWEST PRICES GUARANTEED!We'll beat any genuine advertised price,
even from the web & give you up to £100!

We're confident that our prices are amongst the very keenest out there, so we've made it as easy as pie to qualify for our Price Beat. Richer Sounds also guarantees to beat web prices, and Price Beat is even valid for 7 days after purchase, so if you've seen a cheaper price, let us know, and we'll happily beat that price by up to £100!

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Speaker legends don't get much bigger than the Wharfedale Diamond 9.0.

It's hard to believe that the original Wharfedale Diamond is now past its thirtieth birthday. All those decades ago, it was the Diamond speaker that proved, for the first time, that excellent quality sound could be achieved from a small, budget speaker. Since then there have been dozens of imitators, but the Diamonds remain amongst the best available.

The cabinet isn't just compact, it's also very solid. This combination gives the Diamonds an extremely accurate sound quality as the cabinet doesn't flex or vibrate like larger, less well made speakers. Equally impressive are the drive units. A soft dome tweeter gives the clarity and smoothness of sound you'd expect from a much more expensive speaker whilst the woofer cone uses a carbon fibre type weave to offer extremely taut and responsive bass. With a front port, these bass reflex speakers are punchier than you might expect and in no way could they ever be described as tinny. Over all, they may be small but the sound is grown-up, with excellent staging, realism and surprisingly powerful.

It's not just the major aspects of the design that Wharfedale have got right, it's the details, too. Proper 4mm banana sockets will accept thick cable and offer the best type of connection. Threaded sockets at the rear make for secure and easy bracket attachment.

At £100 these speakers were clearly market leaders. Now we're offering them at this bargain price, the Diamond 9.0 speakers are a gem of a deal!

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Connection Features
Are they bi-wirable? Separate earthing for bass and treble - when used with bi-wirable cable gives a more precise sound
General Features
Magnetically Shielded
Are they magnetically shielded? Allows speaker to be placed near a CRT TV/Monitor or sensitive magnetically stored data without the risk of damage.
Sensitivity (dB)
The higher the figure the easier it is to drive - meaning that a less powerful amp may be used
Impedance (ohms)
Resistance. A standard figure is 8 ohm. Figure halves when doubling the number of speakers
Power Rating (Watts)
Maximum power output long term/short term (RMS)
Size of speaker cabinet excluding any feet or binding posts (H x W x D) mm.
236 x 145 x 165
Weight of each speaker in KG.
Does this speaker come in a black finish?
Does this speaker come in a wood or wood style finish?
Other Colours
Does the speaker have another coloured finish?
Freq Response (Hz)
The lower the first figure the deeper the bass should be
60 - 24,000
Speaker Enclosure Type
Type of speaker enclosure. Infinite baffle cabinets are sealed and so are often less fussy about placement. Usually they do require a little more power to drive, though. Bass reflex speakers are usually more efficient than infinite baffle designs but may require more care in terms of placement. Rear port designs, in particular, usually need at least 15-30cm (6 - 12 inches) between them and the wall behind, for a balanced bass response.
Bass reflex - front port
Rated 4.8 out of 5áby 109 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5áby Great Value & Strong Performer All For A Bargain Price Forget the price for a moment, and just examine the superb build quality, and over all finish of these great sounding speakers. They may be manufactured in China, but at this bargain price, where else would you expect them to be made. The speakers have a substantial weighty feel to them, and the speaker cone themselves are made from Kevlar. Some speakers costing hundreds more, cannot boast the use of such high grade materials, let's put it this way, I have a phone lead on my high grade HiFi, that costs more than these speakers. These speakers are an ideal choice for a budget or mid range Midi HiFi, and at just under ú30 each, they are a remarkable bargain. 30 September 2015
Rated 4 out of 5áby Good product for money Good value, well made and a good sound for the price. 23 September 2015
Rated 5 out of 5áby Good value, great sound quality Great speaker that is small enough to fit in a book shelf but still delivers a big sound. Bass is not that deep but can still give a pretty big sound. Pity I missed them for ú39! Highly recommend as a starter speaker or where space is limited. 14 September 2015
Rated 5 out of 5áby Waharfdale Spearkers They are a very good speaker and do the job that I wanted them to do and that being to listen to my music on my Mac and my TV. 11 September 2015
Rated 5 out of 5áby Small speaker big sound. Great little speakers. Replaced some bigger speakers to tidy up the room but didn't notice any drop in sound quality and only ú40. 07 September 2015
Rated 5 out of 5áby impressive sound from budget speakers I purchased the Wharfedale Diamond 9.0 as a replacement for the front speakers on my surround system and it has transformed the system, for ú49.00 from Richer Sounds Liverpool it's a no brainer!! 18 August 2015
Rated 5 out of 5áby A well made speaker I wanted a pair of small speakers for hi-fi in a small room. Looked at reviews on the internet, and finally decided that these would fit the bill. And the actual bill was great, being quite a bit less than other sources. Sound quality is very good, considering the dimensions of the speaker. Very pleased with this product.. Service from your Hull shopwas great. Friendly staff, and prompt attention to my needs. 15 August 2015
Rated 5 out of 5áby Excellent speakers for a bargain price Bought these from the Watford store, to kit out a PC setup. Not being happy with most powered pc speakers I've tried, I went for a tiny amp from Amazon designed for boats, caravans etc cost about ú20. This and the very compact diamonds made a simple sound system for listening to music on the PC. Watching movies on my 23" monitor is also very satisfying Altogether, for a total of about ú60-70 I have a PC sound system that beats any typical normal audio setup for sound quality and volume. Highly recommended I'd be happy to have these little gems in a normal audio system If size and/or price is a factor, get these while they're available Also very good service and help from the Watford staff 14 August 2015
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TSP = Typical Selling Price. TSPs are based on information supplied by What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision magazine, manufacturers, Hi-Fi Choice, Home Cinema Choice & Pricerunner. Further information is available on request.