Loudspeakers

Audioengine HD-6 Active Loudspeaker

February 8, 2016
Audioengine HD-6 Active Loudspeaker

Tom Gibbs has posted a review of the Audioengine HD-6 active loudspeaker ($749/pair) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “The HD-6′s, in combination with a good source signal and thoughtful room placement, are as tonally balanced as any small speaker I’ve ever heard, and just might be the last speaker you ever need to buy....
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Vienna Acoustics Liszt Loudspeaker

February 8, 2016
Vienna Acoustics Liszt Loudspeaker

Roy Gregory has posted a review of the Vienna Acoustics Liszt loudspeakers ($14,998/pair) at The Audio Beat. His conclusions: “Of course, there’s more than one way to skin the audio cat, and different folks will be looking for different strokes, but the Liszt’s rounded, well-balanced and impeccably mannered performance deserves to win it a...
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Morel Octave 6 Limited Edition Loudspeaker

February 7, 2016
Morel Octave 6 Limited Edition Loudspeaker

Herb Reichert has posted a review of the Morel Octave 6 Limited Edition loudspeakers ($2799/pair) at Stereophile. His conclusions: “When I asked to review the Morel Octave 6 Limited Edition, I already knew I could bask in their musical intensity. I already knew they would favor the kinds of music I most often listen...
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Naim Mu-so Qb Cube Music Center

February 5, 2016
Naim Mu-so Qb Cube Music Center

Andrew Everard has posted a review of the Naim Mu-so Qb cube music center (£595) at Words and Music. His conclusions: “At £595 this is no less than a steal: as befits more than 40 years of Naim tradition, the Mu-so Qb is quite simply the little box that rocks.” You can read the...
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Tannoy TS2.12 Powered Subwoofer

February 5, 2016
Tannoy TS2.12 Powered Subwoofer

Larry Greenhill has posted a review of the Tannoy TS2.12 powered subwoofer ($921) at Stereophile. His conclusions: “Tannoy’s TS2.12 did a restrained and subtle job of providing low-bass reinforcement for my Quad ESL-989s. Its combination of pitch-perfect output, a weight and size that make it easy to move around the listening room, rugged construction,...
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Muraudio PX1 Omnidirectional Electrostatic Hybrid Loudspeaker

February 5, 2016
Muraudio PX1 Omnidirectional Electrostatic Hybrid Loudspeaker

Robert E. Greene has posted a review of the Muraudio PX1 omnidirectional electrostatic hybrid loudspeakers ($63,000/pair) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “In that context, the PX1 is the only speaker system I’ve heard that costs more than my Quad 2805s that I would consider buying if I had the money.” You can read...
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Art Loudspeakers Alnico 12 Loudspeaker

February 4, 2016
Art Loudspeakers Alnico 12 Loudspeaker

Roy Gregory has posted a review of the Art Loudspeakers Alnico 12 loudspeakers (£25,000/pair) at The Audio Beat. His conclusions: “These are serious beasts, a world away from the budget brilliance of the IIX (a design subsequently sold to AudioNote UK), but, given the performance and sensibilities displayed by the Alnico 12s, they present...
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Harbeth M40.2 Loudspeaker

February 4, 2016
Harbeth M40.2 Loudspeaker

Jan de Jeu has posted a review of the Harbeth M40.2 loudspeakers (£10,595/pair) at The Ear. His conclusions: “Finally, I have played all types of music and the M40.2 made it all work for me. For many true music lovers, the M40.2 might just be the last loudspeaker he or she will ever need.”...
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Q Acoustics 3050 Loudspeaker

February 3, 2016
Q Acoustics 3050 Loudspeaker

Martin Colloms has posted a review of the Q Acoustics 3050 loudspeakers (£500 to £650/pair) at Enjoy the Music. His conclusions: “If there was ever proof of my contention that a combination of high sensitivity with a high impedance loading can make for a better sound, then this is it. Overall this design has...
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Devialet Silver Phantom Loudspeaker

February 3, 2016
Devialet Silver Phantom Loudspeaker

Hans Wetzel has posted a review of the Devialet Silver Phantom loudspeakers ($3980/pair) at SoundStage! Access. His conclusions: “For around $5000, a pair of Silver Phantoms offers more to consumers than any other complete sound system I can think of. It’s not the prettiest thing in the world, and it’s not quite perfect, but...
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Rockport Technologies Cygnus Loudspeaker

February 2, 2016
Rockport Technologies Cygnus Loudspeaker

Jeff Fritz has posted a review of the Rockport Technologies Cygnus loudspeakers ($62,500/pair) at SoundStage! Ultra. His conclusions: “It’ll do 20Hz bass with power and articulation; most speakers, even expensive ones, can’t. Its highs are open, effortless, and revealing, but never grate, unlike many detail-centric speakers. Its midrange is simply there, with no coloration...
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PMC twotwo.6 Active Loudspeaker

February 2, 2016
PMC twotwo.6 Active Loudspeaker

Jason Kennedy has posted a rreview of the PMC twotwo.6 active standmount loudspeakers (£4194/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “t. At the end of the day, this is a very fine loudspeaker, those interested in hearing more precisely how their favourite music was made will find them addictive. Those that just want to be carried...
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Elac Debut B6 Loudspeaker

February 1, 2016
Elac Debut B6 Loudspeaker

Hi-Fi Choice has posted a review of the Elac Debut B6 loudspeakers ($279/pair). Their conclusions: “Yet power the Debut B6 up and it works like a charm, showing itself to have a musically engaging sound that lets you forget about its own limitations, and those of the recording. There are a lot of ‘me...
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Tannoy Revolution XT 8F Loudspeaker

January 31, 2016
Tannoy Revolution XT 8F Loudspeaker

Robert Harley has posted a review of the Tannoy Revolution XT 8F loudspeakers ($2600/pair) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “Given the XT 8F’s superlative sound and stunning value, you can be assured that we’ll be reviewing more models from this venerable British company.” You can read the full review here.
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Falcon LS3/5A Loudspeaker

January 31, 2016
Falcon LS3/5A Loudspeaker

Joseph Ki Cheong Ming has posted a review of the Falcon LS3/5A loudspeakers (£1485/pair) at Enjoy the Music. His conclusions: “One thing is for sure, the Falcon LS3/5A small two-way monitor is capable of the known feats of the beebs in projecting the music in a wholesome and continuous piece, with higher than expected...
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ELAC Debut F5 Loudspeaker

January 30, 2016
ELAC Debut F5 Loudspeaker

Steven R. Rochlin has posted a review of the ELAC F5 loudspeakers ($558/pair) at Enjoy the Music. “”Nope, you don’t want the ELAC F5 floorstanding speakers. You need them! I am sure there is some room in your home, including the garage, which could use a nice stereo rig. Perhaps you’re a music lover...
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Rega RX3 Loudspeaker

January 29, 2016
Rega RX3 Loudspeaker

Jason Kennedy has posted a review of the Rega RX3 loudspeakers (£1298/pair) at Hi-Fi Wigwam. His conclusions: “What really marks it out from the crowd is the ability to put the music first, this is true regardless of recording quality or type. It will show you what the musician was trying to do whether...
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PSB Imagine T3 Loudspeaker

January 29, 2016
PSB Imagine T3 Loudspeaker

Andrew Quint has posted a review of the PSB Imagine T3 loudspeakers ($7498/pair) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “An assumption exists that there’s a steady continuum of improvement as one progresses from a loudspeaker like the Imagine T3 incrementally towards the state-of-the-art, cost-is-no-object designs that we must report on in The Absolute Sound....
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Nola Speakers Boxer 2 Loudspeaker

January 27, 2016
Nola Speakers Boxer 2 Loudspeaker

Matej Isak has posted a review of the Nola Boxer 2 loudspeakers (€1850/pair) at Mono & Stereo. His conclusions: “ola team managed to trickle down quite an aura of the brand’s bigger brothers DNA, all expertly encompassed in an involving, welcoming reproduction of music with a straight musical kick in.” You can read the...
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ELAC Debut B6 and F5 Loudspeakers

January 26, 2016
ELAC Debut B6 and F5 Loudspeakers

Scot Hull has posted a review of the ELAC Debut B6 ($279/pair) and F5 ($559/pair) loudspeakers at Part-Time Audiophile. His conclusions: “These ELAC speakers are the best that I’ve heard at anything like their price, and they are my new default recommendation in the “affordable audio” zone. The sheer quality of the sound, and...
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Legacy V Loudspeaker and Wavelet Processor System

January 26, 2016
Legacy V Loudspeaker and Wavelet Processor System

Anthony Cordesman has posted a review of the Legacy V Loudspeaker and Wavelet Processor System ($49,500) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “The Legacy is, however, one of those rare new approaches to high-end audio that is so good that it almost compels serious audiophiles to audition it. It does have some truly great...
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Sonus Faber Olympica III Loudspeaker

January 25, 2016
Sonus Faber Olympica III Loudspeaker

Edgar Kramer has posted a review of the Sonus Faber Olympica III loudspeakers ($13,500/pair) at AVHub. His conclusions: “But for now, with the Olympica range, the Italian stalwart has a mid-point beacon burning brightly with the triumph of superb bespoke drivers, solid engineering and extraordinary design. Fine sounds indeed. ” You can find the...
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Wharfedale Diamond 220 Loudspeaker

January 25, 2016
Wharfedale Diamond 220 Loudspeaker

Vince Hanada has posted a review of the Wharfedale Diamond 220 loudspeaker ($349/pair) at SoundStage! Hi-Fi. His conclusions: “And for audiophiles, these speakers are so much fun for so little cost that everyone should have a pair, even if they’ll put them in a second system — which is what I’ll do when I...
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Thiel TM3 Loudspeaker

January 25, 2016
Thiel TM3 Loudspeaker

Myron Ho has posted a review of the THiel TM3 loudspeakers ($3498/pair) at HomeTheaterReview. His conclusions: “The Thiel TM3 bookshelf speakers may not be for all tastes, but they very well may be for yours…if you desire a neutral speaker that it doesn’t impart any particular character of its own. These speakers serve up...
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ACA (Angel City Audio) Seraphim Skogrand SE Loudspeaker

January 24, 2016
ACA (Angel City Audio) Seraphim Skogrand SE Loudspeaker

Malcolm Gnomes has posted a review of the ACA Seraphim Skogrand SE loudspeakers ($45,000/pair) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “Here at last, was a 3-way system that had the top to bottom continualness that was surprisingly close to what I thought was the exclusive domain of the best 2-way speakers. This is a tribute...
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