Loudspeakers

Rogersound Labs CG4 5.1 Loudspeaker System

December 22, 2014
Rogersound Labs CG4 5.1 Loudspeaker System

Brent Butterworth has posted a review of the Rogersound Labs CG4 5.1 loudspeaker system ($2075) at HomeTheaterReview. His conclusions: “I’m amazed and thrilled that someone can offer such a good home theater speaker system for just a little more than $2,000. The CG4 sounds very natural, plays very loud, and presents no weird quirks...
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Totem Acoustic Dreamcatcher Loudspeaker

December 22, 2014
Totem Acoustic Dreamcatcher Loudspeaker

Mark Marcantonio has posted a review of the Totem Acoustic Dreamcatcher loudspeakers ($575/pair) at Small Spaces Audio. His conclusions: “The sheer amount of of sonic information coming from these small cabinets still leaves me in awe. In either our small office or main cave (both 9×12), the Dreamcatchers completely fill the room including true...
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Meridian Audio DSP7200SE Digital Active Loudspeakers

December 22, 2014
Meridian Audio DSP7200SE Digital Active Loudspeakers

Jason Kennedy has posted a review of the Meridian Audio DSP7200SE digital active loudspeakers (£23,995/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “The Meridian DSP7200SE may not sound like a conventionally transparent system in terms of balance, but that could well be because it achieves a level of neutrality denied to the majority. When it comes to...
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Zugspitz Klang Seligkeit Loudspeaker

December 22, 2014
Zugspitz Klang Seligkeit Loudspeaker

Srajan Ebean has posted a review of the Zugspitz Klang Seligkeit loudspeakers (€28,000/pair) at 6moons. His conclusions: “All our committed audiophile talk of transparency—see-thru-ity in pidgin English—plays directly to phantoms. It doesn’t create flesh-and-blood bodies which take up space and block the light. If the Seligkeit appears to be less transparent and separated out...
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Audioengine A2+ Powered Desktop Loudspeaker

December 22, 2014
Audioengine A2+ Powered Desktop Loudspeaker

Mark Marcantonio has posted a review of the Audioengine A2+ powered desktop loudspeakers ($249/pair) at Small Spaces Audio. His conclusions: “t’s exceedingly rare that I come across an audio product that truly exceeds all my expectations. The A2+ is just such a product. Speakers this small have no business performing at this level, yet...
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Benchmark SMS1 Loudspeaker

December 21, 2014
Benchmark SMS1 Loudspeaker

John Gatski has posted a review of the Benchmark SMS1 loudspeakers ($3195/pair) at Everything Audio Network. His conclusions: “The compact Benchmark SMS1 is an impressive, two-way crossover speaker with Benchmark’s typical attention to quality. Its compact size makes it easy to place, and it is suitable for many kinds of listening environments. Standout characteristics...
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Monitor Audio Silver 10 Loudspeaker

December 20, 2014
Monitor Audio Silver 10 Loudspeaker

Spencer Holbert has posted a review of the Monitor Audio Silver 10 loudspeakers ($2500/pair) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “Overall, the Silver 10s are a lot better than their “typical box” look would suggest: great voicing, solid bass when properly distanced from the rear walls, an engaging soundstage, and an ability to sound...
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Estelon Extreme Loudspeaker

December 20, 2014
Estelon Extreme Loudspeaker

Chris Thomas has posted a review of the Estelon Extreme loudspeakers (£140,000/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “But, for me, the Extremes are not really about bandwidth or the sheer imposing power of their sound. They are actually all about subtlety, musicianship and the art of recording. They are about communication, involvement, emotion, and about...
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DALI Rubicon 8 Loudspeaker

December 20, 2014
DALI Rubicon 8 Loudspeaker

Rene van Es has posted a review of the DALI Rubicon 8 loudspeakers (€4798/pair) at The Ear. His conclusions: “fter hearing the DALI Rubicon 8 at the factory I wanted a pair at home for a review and was not disappointed by the results. It produces sound effects from movies just as easily as...
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Bowers and Wilkins 685 S2 Loudspeaker

December 20, 2014
Bowers and Wilkins 685 S2 Loudspeaker

Greg Bowwerman has posted a review of the Bowers and Wilkins 685 S2 loudspeakers ($/pair)at AVHub. His conclusions: “The original B&W 685 was such a high- quality loudspeaker—a design that picked up awards right around the world, including a prestigious EISA award—that whoever at B&W it was who was in charge of the team...
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Trenner&Friedl Isis Loudspeaker

December 18, 2014
Trenner&Friedl Isis Loudspeaker

Wojciech Pacula has posted a review of the Trenner&Friedl Isis loudspeakers (~€24,000) at High Fidelity. His conclusions: “This is one of the best speakers that I have heard at home. In terms of tonal quality and presentation they are reminiscent of the Hansen Audio Prince v2, which are still in my mind despite the...
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Zu Audio Druid V Loudspeaker

December 18, 2014
Zu Audio Druid V Loudspeaker

Danny Kaey has posted a review of the Zu Audio Druid V loudspeakers ($5400/pair) at Positive Feedback. His conclusions: “The Druid and submission combo are special. You get full range sound that doesn’t drain your bank account and leaves plenty for other stuff. 60 day money back guarantee all inclusive. You don’t like the...
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M&K Sound X12 Subwoofer

December 17, 2014
M&K Sound X12 Subwoofer

Bob Barrett has posted a review of the M&K Sound X12 subwoofer ($3200) at HomeTheaterReview. His conclusions: “The M&K Sound X12 subwoofer earns its place among the upper echelon of sealed subwoofers on the market today, with performance that equals or beats other well-known and respected competitors in its price range. If you’re considering...
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Focal Easya Wireless Loudspeaker

December 16, 2014
Focal Easya Wireless Loudspeaker

Malgorzata Filo has posted a review of the Focal Easya wireless loudspeakers (€2250/pair) at StereoLife. Her conclusions: “Easya is a combination of modern design, excellent functionality and audiophile sound. At the start of this review I wondered if these speakers would be more similar to cheaper, passive speakers or perhaps to the full stereo...
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KEF Reference 1 Loudspeaker

December 15, 2014
KEF Reference 1 Loudspeaker

Doug Schneider has posted a review of the KEF Reference 1 loudspeakers ($7499/pair) at SoundStage! Hi-Fi. His conclusions: “KEF’s Reference 1 is the best stand-mounted speaker I’ve ever heard. The bottommost octave excepted, it’s among the very best speakers I’ve heard of any size and price. As its name implies, the Reference 1 can...
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Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2 Loudspeakers

December 13, 2014
Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2 Loudspeakers

Alan Sircom has posted a review of the Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2 loudspeakers (£1,500/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “The Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2 is definitely a speaker where head rules heart. It’s a civilised, cerebral, and focused communicator, and that’s something that comes as a refreshing change when faced with a world...
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Kharma dB9-S Loudspeaker

December 13, 2014
Kharma dB9-S Loudspeaker

Key Kim has posted a review of the Kharma dB9-S loudspeakers ($36,000/pair) at Stereo Times. His conclusions: “The Kharma dB9-S is without question a truly exceptional loudspeaker in its innovative design, exquisitely finished cabinet and its stellar performance. I really enjoyed my time with the Kharma dB9-S loudspeakers. The longer I listened, the more...
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Epos K1 Loudspeaker

December 12, 2014
Epos K1 Loudspeaker

Neil Gader has posted a review of the Epos K1 loudspeakers ($799/pair) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “The Epos K1 is one seriously classy little speaker with genuine sonic integrity. It sports many of the virtues that endear us to the finer, pricier two-way compacts, while minimizing the common shortcomings in its “blue...
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Bryston Mini T Loudspeakers

December 12, 2014
Bryston Mini T Loudspeakers

John Gatski has posted a review of the Bryston Mini T stand-mounted loudspeakers ($3195/pair) at Everything Audio Network. His conclusions: “Whether you are an audiophile, semi-serious home listener, or an uncompromising professional recording engineer who still likes to match his own amp and speakers, the Mini T is a speaker you should consider. (A...
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Crystal Cable Arabesque Minissimo Loudspeaker

December 11, 2014
Crystal Cable Arabesque Minissimo Loudspeaker

Alan Sircom has posted a review of the Crystal Cable Arabesque Minissimo loudspeakers (£9,998/pair with stands) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “Truthfully, I’ve had to write this review•several times, each time toning it down a little more than the last. Regardless, this speaker says many things – all of them good – about what Crystal...
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