Loudspeakers

Bryston Mini A Loudspeaker

July 2, 2015
Bryston Mini A Loudspeaker

Philip Beaudette has posted a review of the Bryston Mini A loudspeakers ($1200/pair) at SoundStage! Hi-Fi. His conclusions: “This solidly constructed, well-designed speaker not only sounds neutral and clean, it also can handle being played loudly without obvious dynamic compression or distortion.” You can read the full review here.
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Wilson Audio Sabrina Loudspeaker

July 1, 2015
Wilson Audio Sabrina Loudspeaker

Ken Kessler has posted a review of the Wilson Audio Sabrina loudspeakers ($15,900) at Hi-Fi News and Record Review. His conclusions: “Sometimes, you really don’t have to look a gift horse in the mouth: the Sabrina is the best value Wilson speaker ever – and I’ve heard all of them since the first WATT....
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YG Acoustics Carmel 2 Loudspeaker

June 30, 2015
YG Acoustics Carmel 2 Loudspeaker

Phil Gold has posted a review of the YG Acoustics Carmel 2 loudspeakers ($24,300/pair) at Enjoy the Music. His conclusions: “The Carmel 2 sounds like a bigger brother to the Carmel, but actually it’s slightly slimmer (41″ x 9″ x 13″ versus 41″ x 11″ x 15″). The Carmel 2 is a thorough revision...
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Estelon XB Loudspeaker

June 26, 2015
Estelon XB Loudspeaker

Alan Taffel has posted a review of the Estelon XB loudspeakers ($35,900/pair) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “The Estelon XB is a rare component, capable of connecting you not only to the music but to the minds and hearts of the players and singers behind the music. Thirty-five-thousand, nine hundred dollars is unquestionably...
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SVS Prime Towers Loudspeaker

June 26, 2015
SVS Prime Towers Loudspeaker

Rick LaFaver has posted a review of the SVS Prime Towers loudspeakers ($1000/pair) at Enjoy the Music. His conclusions: “On balance, it would be tough to find a better speaker to pull double duty in this price range, as it demolishes all of the big box offerings at its prices point and is equal...
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Brodmann VC Loudspeaker

June 26, 2015
Brodmann VC Loudspeaker

Paul Messenger has posted a review of the Brodmann VC7 loudspeaker (£13,790/pair) at Enjoy the Music. His conclusions: “For many listeners, especially those primarily into classical material, the VC7′s combination of righteous dynamics, agile coherence and good timing will be fair compensation for its peculiarities. This is certainly not a loudspeaker for purists –...
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Rosso Fiorentino Giglio Loudspeaker

June 25, 2015
Rosso Fiorentino Giglio Loudspeaker

Angelo Jasparro has posted a review of the Rosso Fiorentino Giglio loudspeakers (€1580/pair) at Audio Activity. His conclusions: “In a nutshell, the sound character of these Giglio is smooth and warm but never too soft or out of control. It is a sound that you can listen for a whole day and that will...
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Cantus Leisure 3SE Loudspeaker

June 23, 2015
Cantus Leisure 3SE Loudspeaker

Greg Borrowman has posted a review of the Cantus Leisure 3SE loudspeaker ($2399/pair) at AVHub. His conclusions: “Place the Leisure 3SEs on stands, partner them with a suitably powerful amplifier and be prepared to be impressed.” You can read the full review here.
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DALI Rubicon 2 Loudspeaker

June 21, 2015
DALI Rubicon 2 Loudspeaker

Bailey S. Barnard has posted a review of the DALI Rubicon 2 loudspeakers ($2999/pair) at TONEAudio. His conclusions: “The tone of the Rubicon 2s tends to be a little bright with higher frequencies, though the mid and bass regions do come through with a subtle amount of warmth that lends the speakers really nice...
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Eclipse TD-M1 Powered Digital Desktop Speakers

June 20, 2015
Eclipse TD-M1 Powered Digital Desktop Speakers

Dan Worth has posted a review of the Eclipse TD-M1 powered digital desktop speakers (£999/pair) at Hi-Fi Pig. His conclusions: “There’s so much to enjoy about the ECLIPSE TD-M1’s. Their honesty with compressed material might encourage you to avoid it and yet if you understand their attributes and play to their strengths, they come...
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Russell K Red 50 Loudspeaker

June 19, 2015
Russell K Red 50 Loudspeaker

Alan Sircom has posted a review of the Russell K Red 50 loudspeakers (£975/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “So a good loudspeaker needs to be quickly captivating, capable of drawing you in whether you have the time to play one track or a whole back catalogue. And that’s what the Red 50 does so...
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Dynaudio Xeo 6 Powered Wireless Loudspeaker

June 19, 2015
Dynaudio Xeo 6 Powered Wireless Loudspeaker

Mark Fleischmann has posted a review of the Dynaudio Xeo 6 powered wireless loudspeakers ($4000/pair) at Sound and Vision. His conclusions: “A Dynaudio Xeo system won’t replace all the functionality of an AVR or achieve the near-zero-footprint status of a soundbar. But the Xeo 6 undeniably appeals to a listener who wants a simplified...
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Wavetouch Grand Teton SE Loudspeaker

June 18, 2015
Wavetouch Grand Teton SE Loudspeaker

Frank Alles has posted a review of the Wavetouch Grand Teton SE loudspeakers ($3500/pair) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “It was a pleasure to audition the new Wavetouch Audio Grand Teton SE speakers. They are truly exceedingly musical, holographic, and well balanced reproducers of sound that don’t require a lot of room real estate...
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NHT Classic Four Loudspeakers

June 18, 2015
NHT Classic Four Loudspeakers

Steve Feinstein has posted a review of the NHT Classic Four loudspeakers ($2698/pair) at Audioholics. His conclusions: “This product has been thought through from start to finish and it’s both rare and pleasurable to experience that. As I mentioned previously, I’ve been intimately involved with the development and manufacture of consumer electronics for quite...
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Cambridge Audio Aeromax 6 Loudspeaker

June 17, 2015
Cambridge Audio Aeromax 6 Loudspeaker

Vince Hanada has posted a review of the Cambridge Audio Aeromax 6 loudspeakers ($1500) at SoundStage! Access. “The cohesiveness of voices and piano through the Aeromax 6 is unmatched in my experience in the price range of $1500-$3000/pair. If you’re looking in that range, and value imaging and soundstaging above all else, look no...
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Focal Aria 948 Loudspeaker

June 17, 2015
Focal Aria 948 Loudspeaker

Julie Mullins has posted a review of the Focal Aria 948 loudspeakers ($4995/pair) at The Absolute Sound. Her conclusions: “Ultimately I found the Aria 948 to be a loudspeaker with few downsides, particularly for its cost-to-quality ratio. However, as I’ve indicated, it’s probably better suited for audiophiles who really like to tinker with setup,...
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Orpheus Aurora 3 Signature Loudspeaker

June 17, 2015
Orpheus Aurora 3 Signature Loudspeaker

Greg Borrowman has posted a review of the Orpheus Aurora 3 Signature loudspeakers ($2500) at AVHub. His conclusions: “The Orpheus Aurora 3 Signatures are excellent loudspeakers, with a gorgeously rich, beautifully detailed and highly musical sound… but exactly the same is true of sound of the standard Aurora 3. I thought that overall, the...
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Unity Audio the Rock Loudspeaker

June 16, 2015
Unity Audio the Rock Loudspeaker

Rene van Es has posted a review of the Unity Audio The Rock loudspeakers (£3540/pair) at The Ear. His conclusions: “The statement that a Unity Audio Rock Hifi is ‘brutally honest’ is true, but don’t let that fool you, they don’t treat music as if it were something technical. Sitting close to the speakers...
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Thiel TT1 Loudspeaker

June 16, 2015
Thiel TT1 Loudspeaker

Brent Butterworth has posted a review of the Thiel TT1 loudspeakers ($5798/pair) at Home Theater Review. His conclusions: “It’s a more versatile speaker than any Jim Thiel designed and probably a better value than anything Jim designed, but it doesn’t have as much of its own sonic character as Jim’s speakers did. That makes...
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Paradigm Prestige 85F Loudspeaker

June 15, 2015
Paradigm Prestige 85F Loudspeaker

Canada Hi-Fi has posted a review of the Paradigm Prestige 85F loudspeakers ($4298/pair). Their conclusions: “If you are in the market for a pair of speakers in the $4,500 range and if aesthetics as well as build quality matter to you as much as sound quality, you would be well advised to give the...
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Spendor Audio Classic SP3/1R² Loudspeaker

June 15, 2015
Spendor Audio Classic SP3/1R² Loudspeaker

Canada Hi-Fi has posted a review of the Spendor Audio Classic SP3/1R² loudspeakkers ($3695/pair). Their conclusions: “As you would expect for a speaker of this size, the bass is ultimately limited in its depth and volume, while the treble is not quite as open as you might find on today’s best Totem or B&W....
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Audience ClairAudient 1+1 Loudspeaker

June 12, 2015
Audience ClairAudient 1+1 Loudspeaker

Jack Roberts has posted a review of the Audience ClairAudient 1+1 loudspeakers ($1795/pair) at Dagogo. His conclusions: “It is very hard to believe that a pair of mini-monitors selling for under $1,800 a pair, weighing less than eight pounds, would be able to compete with and best in many areas with speakers that cost...
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Dynaudio Xeo 4 Wireless Loudspeaker System

June 11, 2015
Dynaudio Xeo 4 Wireless Loudspeaker System

Michael Lavorgna has posted a review of the Dynaudio Xeo 4 wireless loudspeaker system ($2100/pair) at AudioStream. His conclusions: “Dynaudio is now two fer two in terms of providing great sounding active speakers. The Xeo 4s strike me being very well suited, and in a league pretty much all their own, to people looking...
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Magico M Project Loudspeaker

June 8, 2015
Magico M Project Loudspeaker

Jonathan Valin has posted part three of his review of the Magico M Project loudspeakers ($129,000) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “Judging from the sound, top to bottom, it is obvious that Magico’s incredibly expensive new box is a better idea. The phenomenal clarity in the bass and power range that I’ve remarked...
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soundkaos SK16 Loudspeaker

June 7, 2015
soundkaos SK16 Loudspeaker

Srajan Ebaen has posted a review of the soundkaos SK16 loudspeakers (€7085/pair plus for €4152 subwoofer) at 6moons. His conclusions: “The SK16 declares that weightiness, generosity of scale and moisturization—the latter to directly combat that sad desiccation promulgated in the name of precision—ought to be a major part of what’s being resolved or recreated;...
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