Loudspeakers

Devore Fidelity Orangutan O/93 Loudspeaker

October 24, 2014
Devore Fidelity Orangutan O/93 Loudspeaker

Ken Micallef has posted a review of the Devore Fidelity Orangutan O/93 loudspeakers ($8400/pair) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “I toss around a lot of adjectives in trying to adequately describe my listening experience with the DeVore Fidelity O/93s. A special speaker, one with richness, punch, finesse and clarity (there I go again); the...
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GoldenEar Triton One Loudspeaker

October 23, 2014
GoldenEar Triton One Loudspeaker

Anthony Cordesman has posted a review of the GoldenEar Triton One loudspeakers ($4995/pair). His conclusions: “The Triton Ones are one of the best buys in speakers I’ve had the chance to hear at anything like their price. They have all— or more—of the features and technology that anyone looking for specsmanship could want, but...
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Grimm LS1 Digital Loudspeaker with LS1s Subwoofer

October 23, 2014
Grimm LS1 Digital Loudspeaker with LS1s Subwoofer

Timothy Roth has posted a review of the Grimm LS1 digital loudspeaker with LS1s subwoofer (together, $39,995) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “The truth is, these are indeed audiophile speakers because they’re true “high fidelity.” And if that means not being a tweaker, I’m fine with that. If it’s really “all about the music”...
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Wilson Audio Alexia Loudspeaker

October 22, 2014
Wilson Audio Alexia Loudspeaker

Hi-Fi News and Record Review has posted a review of the Wilson Audio Alexia (£49,500/pair). Their conclusions: “The Alexia is the compact model Dave Wilson was surely destined to design. Why? Because it is, literally, a scaled-down XLF, the latter embodying the current evolutionary state of his philosophy since the first WAMM. A new...
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Suesskind Puls Loudspeaker

October 19, 2014
Suesskind Puls Loudspeaker

Srajan Ebaen has posted a review of the Suesskind Puls loudspeakers (€6800/pair) at 6moons. His conclusions: “As astute readers will have gathered already, try as I might, I didn’t really hear ear to ear with my loaners. I felt like the wrong man for the job. Had I been pegged as an anachrophile going...
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MartinLogan Montis Loudspeaker

October 17, 2014
MartinLogan Montis Loudspeaker

Alan Sircom has posted a review of the MartinLogan Montis loudspeakers ($10,000/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “This turns the Montis into a kind of gateway for dynamic loudspeaker users. The pace and solidity of the Montis sound thanks to that bass driver will find favour with those weaned on box speakers, and they will...
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PSB Imagine XB Loudspeaker System

October 17, 2014
PSB Imagine XB Loudspeaker System

Mark Fleischmann has posted a review of the PSB Imagine XB loudspeaker system ($1846) at Sound and Visions. His conclusion: “The PSB Imagine X series is a characteristically masterful approach to budget speaker design from a brand with a great pedigree. The Imagine XB and XC would play reasonably loud with a budget receiver,...
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Closer Acoustics EVA Loudspeakers

October 16, 2014
Closer Acoustics EVA Loudspeakers

Wojciech Pacula has posted a review of the Closer Acoustics EVA loudspeakers (~€4000) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “These Closer Acoustics loudspeakers seems to be perfect for cameral music, single instruments, or music with leading vocals. Any compressed recordings, the ones rich with bass notes, electronic music will sound correctly but won’t display Eva’s...
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Sonus Faber Olympica III Loudspeaker

October 14, 2014
Sonus Faber Olympica III Loudspeaker

Ken Kessler has posted a review of the Sonus Faber Olympica II loudspeaker ($13,500/pair) at Hi-Fi News and Record Review. His conclusions: “No doubt about it: Sonus faber has rediscovered its mojo, with the best speaker I’ve heard from it since the Stradivari – a reminder of the era of the founder, the late,...
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Lawrence Audio Double Bass Loudspeaker

October 12, 2014
Lawrence Audio Double Bass Loudspeaker

Joel Chevassus has posted a review of the Lawrence Audio Double Bass loudspeakers ($28,500/pair) at 6moons. His conclusions: “Without doubt the Double Bass is a quite original proposal in the field of high-end loudspeakers. They remind me in a certain way of what was done previously by Legacy Audio with their 4-way Focus SE...
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Bryston Middle T Loudspeakers

October 11, 2014
Bryston Middle T Loudspeakers

Canada Hi-Fi has posted a review of the Bryston Middle T loudspeakers ($5995/pair). Their conclusions: “I think Bryston has developed a speaker that aligns with their brand of reliable and transparent audio gear that is long on sound quality and comparatively short on price. I believe that most fans of Bryston electronics will enjoy...
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Dynaudio Excite X14 Loudspeaker System

October 11, 2014
Dynaudio Excite X14 Loudspeaker System

Mark Fleischmann has posted a review of the Dynaudio Excite X14 loudspeaker system ($5100) at Sound and Vision. His conclusions: “Dynaudio’s revised Excite line is everything a high-end compact speaker should be. The gorgeous finish affords an excellent first impression and makes the product easy to live with, even when it’s competing with other...
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Genelec G Four Active Bookshelf Loudspeaker

October 8, 2014
Genelec G Four Active Bookshelf Loudspeaker

Greg Handy has posted a review of the Genelec G Four active loudspeakers ($3398/pair) at HomeTheaterReview. His conclusions: “While many audiophiles love to choose their speakers with the idea of matching and tinkering with amplifiers and cables, there are many people who want electronic crossovers and bi-amplification perfectly matched for the drivers, in a...
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PSB HD8 Subwoofer

October 8, 2014
PSB HD8 Subwoofer

Greg Borrowman has posted a review of the PSB HD8 subwoofer ($1100) at AVHub. His conclusions: “So despite the seemingly high price, the PSB HD8 is actually excellent value for money for anyone who wants a small subwoofer in order to fit into their room inconspicuously, or simply for reasons of décor.” You can...
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Audience ClairAudient 1+1 Personal Reference Speakers

October 7, 2014
Audience ClairAudient 1+1 Personal Reference Speakers

Michael Galvin has posted a review of the Audience ClairAudient 1+1 personal reference speakers ($1999)at Secrets of Home Theater and High Fidelity. His conclusions: “For their size, these speakers can’t be faulted. They are extremely well built, they image extremely well (better than several more expensive speakers I have heard), and they have a...
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Bryston Middle T Loudspeaker

October 7, 2014
Bryston Middle T Loudspeaker

Brent Butterworth has posted a review of the Bryston Middle T loudspeakers ($4500/pair) at HomeTheaterReview. His conclusions: “Since the Middle T is so close to the Revel F208, I keep finding myself thinking about those two as the ones I’d decide between at this price. Honestly, overall I like the Middle T ever so...
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Eclipse TD-M1 Wireless Loudspeaker System

October 7, 2014
Eclipse TD-M1 Wireless Loudspeaker System

Brian Hunter has posted a review of the Eclipse TD-M1 wireless loudspeaker system ($1300) at Computer Audiophile. His conclusions: “The Eclipse TD-M1 is a solid contender within the computer audio desktop market. It’s feature list/bag of tricks includes a very useable Airplay protocol, but those wanting the get the absolute best out of their...
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GoldenEar Aon 2 Loudspeakers

October 7, 2014
GoldenEar Aon 2 Loudspeakers

Sujesh Pavithran has posted a review of the GoldenEar Aon 2 loudspeakers ($798/pair) at audiofi.net. His conclusions: “I found the GoldenEar Aon 2 to be a well-rounded and presented speaker, despite the low-end limitations – it sounds “purer” than its bigger sibling in the context of imaging and balance, and there’s a seamlessness to...
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Sonus Faber Venere 3.0 Loudspeaker

October 4, 2014
Sonus Faber Venere 3.0 Loudspeaker

Ed Momkus has posted a review of the Sonus Faber Venere 3.0 loudspeakers ($3498/pair) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “The Sonus Faber Venere 3.0 is a speaker I can easily recommend to anyone looking for a pair of speakers costing up to $5500/pair. While there is a lot of competition in the $4000-6000 range, at...
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Usher N-6300 Standmount Loudspeaker

October 4, 2014
Usher N-6300 Standmount Loudspeaker

Alan Sircom has posted a review of the Usher N-6300 standmount loudspeakers (£1250/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “The Usher N-6300 makes a sophisticated sound in an unsophisticated world. The ‘now’ sound in audio is often a forward, boomy-tizzy affair with either an imposed sense of a rhythm, or an over-emphasis on soundstaging. Usher dances...
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