Loudspeakers

Aurender X100L Music Server

August 29, 2014
Aurender X100L Music Server

Michael Lavorgna posted a review of the Aurender X100L music server ($3499) at AudioStream. His conclusions: “The Aurender X100L incorporates many of the features and performance of its bigger and more expensive brother the S10. While you don’t get the S10′s last word in resolution and flow, you do get an additional 4TB of...
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Bowers & Wilkins 683 S2 Loudspeaker

August 29, 2014
Bowers & Wilkins 683 S2 Loudspeaker

Rick Jensen has posted a review of the Bowers & Wilkins 683 S2 loudspeakers ($2000/pair) at Enjoy the Music. His conclusion: “They benefit from the technology and research that has made B&W one of the most successful firms in high-end audio for decades. They look good, too. The 683 S2s should be on the...
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Revel Performa3 M106 Loudspeaker

August 28, 2014
Revel Performa3 M106 Loudspeaker

Robert J. Reina has posted a review of the Revel Performa3 M106 loudspeakers ($2000/pair) at Stereophile. His conclusions: “Revel’s Performa3 M106 is an extraordinary bookshelf loudspeaker. Its strengths impressed me across the board, especially for a speaker of its size and price. And the M106′s appearance is elegant and sexy—it exudes quality without taking...
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Revel F208 Loudspeaker

August 28, 2014
Revel F208 Loudspeaker

Stephen Hornbrook has posted a review of the Revel F208 loudspeakers ($5000/pair) at Secrets of Home Theater and High Fidelity. His conclusions: “After my time with the F208′s and seeing their bench test results I can confidently say that, yes, these are the real deal. The fit and finish, versatility via back panel adjustments,...
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X-LS Encore Loudspeaker

August 26, 2014
X-LS Encore Loudspeaker

Sujesh Pavithran has posted a review of the X-LS Encore loudspeakers (RM1290/pair) at audiofi.net. His conclusions: “It didn’t take me too many hours of listening to be convinced that the X-LS Encore was capable of competing well ahead of its price category. If you’re putting together a mid-level system, these are speakers you can...
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Triangle Signature Delta Loudspeaker

August 22, 2014
Triangle Signature Delta Loudspeaker

John Atkinson has posted a review of the Triangle Signature Delta loudspeakers ($/pair) at Stereophile. His conclusions: “A great speaker? With my brain still flooded with endorphins from listening to the Smashing Pumpkins at 100dB, I am indeed tempted to use that word for this $8000/pair design. But there is strong competition in the...
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SVS Ultra Bookshelf Loudspeakers

August 21, 2014
SVS Ultra Bookshelf Loudspeakers

Gene DellaSala has posted a review of the SVS Ultra bookshelf loudspeakers ($999/pair) at Audioholics. His conclusions: “There is so much to like about these speakers and so little to complain about. They offer a very balanced sound, with great dynamic capabilities. They look as good as they sound. No cheap parts were used...
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Linn Akurate Exakt DSM Player and Exakt Akubarik Loudspeaker

August 20, 2014
Linn Akurate Exakt DSM Player and Exakt Akubarik Loudspeaker

Chris Connaker has posted a review of the Linn Akurate Exakt DSM player and Exakt Akubarik loudspeakers (together, ($41,000) at Computer Audiophile. His conclusions: “The Exakt Link protocol is a digital audiophile’s dream in that it keeps the audio data in the digital domain unit the final amplification step at the loudspeaker. This near...
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Fritz Accuton 6 Loudspeaker

August 20, 2014
Fritz Accuton 6 Loudspeaker

Jack Roberts has posted a review of the Fritz Accuton 6 loudspeakers ($3300/pair) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “With the Accuton 6 I feel that Fritz Heiler has done it again and brought us a truly musical speaker at a very reasonably price for what it delivers. Highly Recommended!” You can read the full review...
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Revel Performa M105 Loudspeaker

August 15, 2014
Revel Performa M105 Loudspeaker

Roy Gregory has posted a review of the Revel Performa M105 loudspeakers (£1400/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “A natural partner for moderately powerful integrated amps and perfectly at home with tubes, the M105 is fast becoming a firm favourite in these parts. Versatile, adaptable, and unfailingly musical it’s yet another reminder of just how...
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ATC SCM19 Loudspeaker

August 13, 2014
ATC SCM19 Loudspeaker

Neil Gader has posted a review of the ATC SCM19 loudspeakers ($3695) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “As I hear it, there’s a very short list of rivals that play in the league of the SCM19. And even fewer at this attainable price point. Although this review should speak for itself, let me...
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Genesis G7c Loudspeakers

August 11, 2014
Genesis G7c Loudspeakers

Andre Marc has posted a review of the Genesis G7c loudspeakers ($6000/pair) at Audio Video Revolution. His conclusions: “The Genesis G7c is the first product I have heard in my own system from the Seattle-based company, and it makes me want to hear more. At $6000 they are not entry level, and there are...
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Albedo Aptica Loudspeaker

August 8, 2014
Albedo Aptica Loudspeaker

Wojciech Pacula has posted a review of the Albedo Aptica loudspeakers (~€8250-€10,375) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “The Italian speakers have a somewhat recessed upper midrange. Not even its level as much as its energy, which is damped. The result is that all albums that are similarly withdrawn will sound less vivid, as was...
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Pylon Audio Pearl 25 Loudspeakers

August 7, 2014
Pylon Audio Pearl 25 Loudspeakers

Wojciech Pacula has posted a review of the Pylon Audio Pearl 25 loudspeakers (1499 PLN/pair) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “It is a perfect speaker. Inexpensive, nicely built and finished and big enough for us to know what we have paid for. It is fully manufactured in Poland, backed by flesh-and-blood people, known by...
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Russell K. Red 100 Loudspeaker

August 6, 2014
Russell K. Red 100 Loudspeaker

Rene van Es has posted a review of the (Russell K. Red 100 loudspeaker (€1495-€1995/pair) at The Ear. His conclusions: “To be honest, as I always am in my reviews, I have to mention that getting used to the Russell K. Red 100 took a while. The sound is not directly comparable to what...
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Crystal Cable Minissimo Loudspeaker

August 5, 2014
Crystal Cable Minissimo Loudspeaker

Roy Gregory has posted a review of the Crystal Cable Minissimo loudspeakers ($15,000/pair) at The Audio Beat. His conclusions: “In many respects, Crystal Cable’s Minissimo is the most musically and emotionally satisfying small speaker I’ve used. In taking the unforced fluidity of the Arabesque Mini and extending it further, adding greater neutrality and lower...
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Bowers & Wilkins 684 S2 Loudspeakers

August 4, 2014
Bowers & Wilkins 684 S2 Loudspeakers

Doug Schneider has posted a review of the Bowers & Wilkins 684 S2 loudspeakers ($1150/pair) at SoundStage! Hi-Fi. His conclusions: “With the 684 S2, Bowers & Wilkins has, true to form, shown that they still know how to produce products with excellent build quality, superb styling, and topnotch packaging. Absolutely no complaints there; in...
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Monitor Audio Silver 6 Loudspeaker

August 3, 2014
Monitor Audio Silver 6 Loudspeaker

Philip Beaudette has posted a review of the Monitor Audio Silver 6 loudspeakers ($1500/pair) at SoundStage! Access. His conclusions: “If you’d like to get into hi-fi, but simply want to buy a good system and then just enjoy it, without any nagging desire to get on the upgrade merry-go-round, I recommend that you find...
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Definitive Technology Mythos ST-L Loudspeaker

August 2, 2014
Definitive Technology Mythos ST-L Loudspeaker

Daryl Wilkenson has posted a review of the Definitive Technology Mythos ST-L loudspeaker ($4998/pair) at Sound and Vision. His conclusions: “Although it’s technically the top-of-the-line of the Mythos series of speakers, Definitive Technology’s Mythos ST-L is more—much more—than just a flagship model. One of the aspects I’ve always loved about the Mythos speakers in...
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Triangle Theta Signature Loudspeaker

July 30, 2014
Triangle Theta Signature Loudspeaker

Foo Marn Hing has posted a review of the Triangle Theta Signature loudspeakers ($4200/pair) at audiofi.net. His conclusions: “That the Triangle Theta Signature seems to be friendly towards low-powered tube amps would certainly interest the SET crowd. While the Thetas come with a price tag to go with all its qualities, in the world...
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