Pocket huge savings on excellent speakers, and a great subwoofer with this Black Friday deal from JBL & Infinity.

You've seen these speakers on sale before, but for Black Friday the prices are truly rock-bottom. Now is the time to assemble a surround system capable of creating a sense of awe. Deals expire 12/04/2020 at 11:59 PM PT.

1. JBL Studio 570 for $189.99

Normally priced at $699.95, this speaker is offered at 73% savings for black Friday.

The Studio 570 is a 2-way tower with dual 5.25” woofer and a horn-loaded compression driver tweeter. It is able to handle up to 150 W of power and has a rated frequency response of 45 Hz to 40 kHz (-6 dB). The nominal impedances six ohms, so you’ll get a bit of extra juice out of your amplifier or AVR (as compared to 8-ohm speakers). Match these speakers with a good subwoofer like the JBL Sub 550P also featured here, and you will experience high fidelity, full range sound whether you're putting together a 2.1 stereo rig, or installing an AVR-based surround-sound system for home theater.


Horn-loaded compression driver tweeters are a proven design that provides high output with low distortion and controlled dispersion. They are commonly used in professional speaker systems, like those you’ll find in movie theaters and concert venues.

2. JBL Studio 580 for $295.99

Normally priced at $799.95, this speaker is discounted by over $500 for Black Friday.


This tower speaker features a larger enclosure and larger drivers than the Studio 570, but not that much higher a price. The dual 6.5" woofers and the horn compression tweeter together handle up to 200 watts of power. Thats good for a response of 40 Hz to 40 kHz (-6 dB). This is likely the "Goldilocks" speaker of the lineup for many applications.

3. JBL Studio 590 for $449.99

Usually $999.95, you save 55% this Black Friday.


This is a hard-hitting "tower of power". You won't want for capability with this dual 8" woofer tower that has high power handling (250 W) that is complemented by good sensitivity, rated at 92dB ([email protected]). This superb tower speaker has a rated frequency response of 35Hz-40kHz. It's all the speaker most people will ever need.

4. JBL Studio 530 Bookshelf (Pair) for $289.99

This bookshelf speaker normally sells for $599.95/pair.

Sometimes what you need is a bookshelf system. Maybe for putting on an actual bookshelf, or because you are building out a sub/satellite system and you have bass covered with your subs. Or perhaps you want a highly capable surround speaker. Whatever the purpose, the Studio 530 is a compelling option.


This bookshelf model handles up to 125 watts. It features a 5.25" woofer and the horn/compression tweeter that defines the 500 Series line. It offers 45 Hz to 40 kHz frequency response (-6 dB).

5. JBL Studio 520C Center Channel Only $132.99

Save big on this center channel, normally $349.95.

If you are putting together a surroundsound system using studios series speakers, you'll want a proper center channel that is matched to the rest. That's where the Studio 520C comes in handy, it's designed for a horizontal placement and is timbre-matched to the rest of the studio 500 series speakers. Maximum recommended power: 150 W, frequency response: 60Hz-40 kHz.


Get a proper center channel that matches the rest of your 500 Series speakers.

6. JBL Sub 550P 10” subwoofer for $189.99

The regular MSRP for the subwoofer is $599.95, so with this Black Friday special you get a discount of 68%.


Subwoofers go to places the realm of bass that regular speakers struggle to explore. They plumb the depths of the audio spectrum, an audio realm that requires power and mechanical force to properly express. With this special, you can score a 10 inch, 500 watt ported subwoofer from JBL, discounted to $189.99, that is over $400 in savings and you’ll be very hard-pressed to find a better deal on a quality subwoofer than this.

7. JBL Cinema 610 5.1 Surround-Sound Speaker System for $169.99 (57% savings)

Just because you have a super tight budget does not mean that you have to give up on implementing a proper 5.1 speaker system. Sure, soundbars are an option, but at this price you can instead get separate speakers and a decent AVR, which when set up properly will provide a better listening experience.


This system includes four satellite speakers, one center channel (all five speakers are voice-matched for consistent sound)… and an 8” powered subwoofer. It may be modest compared to the full-size Studio 570 speaker and 550P sub featured in the above deals, but it’s still a lot of speaker system for the money.

8. Infinity Reference 152 for $129.99/pair

If you are putting together a surround system, or you just want compact stereo speakers and not towers, the Reference 152 bookshelf is an excellent choice at the shockingly low price of $129.99 a pair, they normally sell for $349.95/pair.


This is a two-way bookshelf speaker that handles up to 125 W of power and has a frequency response of 60 Hz to 22 kHz with 87 dB sensitivity.

9. Infinity Reference RS152 - $129.99/pair

It's a massive discount for these purpose-designed surround-sound speakers, normally $449.95/pair.

If you're looking for dedicated surround speakers, these wall-mountable surround-sound speakers handle up to 125 W of power and have a rated frequency response of 62 Hz to 22 kHz with 90 dB sensitivity.



10. Infinity Reference RC252 - $109.99

Absurdly huge savings on this fine center channel speaker. Usually it sells for $349.95.

For a complete surround-sound system, you'll want a center channel to go with the rest. You can save a lot on this 2.5-way model that has a 1" tweeter, dual 5.25" woofers, and handles 150 watts of power with 87 dB sensitivity.



11. Infinity Reference RC263 for $149.99

Among the very best deals on a center channel. A true bargain. This is a proper 3-way design, was $499.95 but with this sale, $149.99. Wow.

This high performance center channel speaker features a 1" tweeter, a 4" 'flat-piston' CMMD midrange (located in a dedicated sub enclosure) and dual 6.5" woofers. According to Infinity, the Reference R263 handles up to 200 watts of power and has a frequency response of 52 Hz to 22 kHz with 89 dB sensitivity, while nominal impedance is 6 ohms.


Infinity says that the flat-piston midrange driver offers intrinsic resistance to diffraction versus cone-shaped midrange drivers, allowing it to integrate better with the tweeter.

12. Infinity Reference 253 - $159.99 each

Black Friday-level savings on a great 3-way tower speaker that normally costs $399.95 each.

This floorstanding speaker handles up to 200 Watts of power and has a nominal impedance of 6 ohms. The rated frequency response is 41 Hz to 22 kHz, with 88 dB sensitivity. The three-way design utilizes a 1-inch dome tweeter and a 5.25" flat-piston driver for the midrange (which is mounted in its own sub enclosure) as well as dual 5.25" woofers for the bass, all housed in a ported cabinet.



13. Infinity Reference 263 - $199.99 each

Normally selling for $499.95 each, this is a killer deal on a super speaker.

The next step up is the powerful Reference 263 tower speaker. This speaker has dual 6.5" woofers and a frequency response of 38 Hz to 22 kHz with 89 dB sensitivity.



14. Infinity Reference Sub R12 for $169.99

This discount is so extreme, it's almost 3 subs for the price of one. Normally the Sub R12 sells for $499.95.

Whatever system you assemble from the Infinity Reference Series options, you'll want to anchor it with great bass response. This 300 W model (600 peak) is a ported design with a 12" driver that offers a frequency response of 29 Hz to 150 Hz.



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