Loudspeakers

Ascendo C6 Loudspeakers

March 1, 2015
Ascendo C6 Loudspeakers

Sid Vootla has posted a review of the Ascendo C6 loudspeakers ($3990/pair) at SoundStage! Ultra. His conclusions: “Ultimately, the Ascendo C6 proved that pleasing appearance, placement flexibility, and great sound need not be mutually exclusive. If you’re looking for a loudspeaker for your family or living room, and need great sound without worrying too...
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Devialet Ensemble Audio System

March 1, 2015
Devialet Ensemble Audio System

S. Andrea Sundaram has posted a review of the Devialet Ensemble audio system ($9995) at SoundStage! Hi-Fi. His conclusions: “The beauty of Devialet’s Ensemble system is that you can have truly excellent sound in a small, décor-friendly package for under $10,000 and with no effort. That’s a unique value proposition that I believe will...
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RMB Model 40/4 Loudspeakers

March 1, 2015
RMB Model 40/4 Loudspeakers

Mike Cox has posted a review of the RMB Model 40/2 loudspeakers (£2850 + VAT) at TNT Audio. His conclusions: “Given the right setup, and accompanying amplifier the 40/4 really deliver the music. I expect given the best amplification possible, and the right room, the 40/4 would challenge most speakers up to £10K, this...
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Magnepan .7 Loudspeakers

February 26, 2015
Magnepan .7 Loudspeakers

Julie Mullins has posted a review of the Magnepan .7 loudspeakers ($1395/pair) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “At a tough-to-beat price point that would make even the thriftiest loudspeaker lovers open their wallets, the .7s become even more attractive when you consider that Magnepan is also offering a 30-day in-home trial and a...
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Bastanis Wildhorn Loudspeaker

February 26, 2015
Bastanis Wildhorn Loudspeaker

Steve Marsh has posted a review of the Bastanis Wildhorn loudspeaker ($14,000/pair) at 6moons. His conclusions: “Sound wise, the Wildhorns easily play in the top league so for customers looking for high-efficiency speakers, the Wildhorn package is still a bargain. Beside assembled speakers, Bill or Mark can still sell DIY kits when they like....
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Alta Audio Solo Loudspeakers

February 26, 2015
Alta Audio Solo Loudspeakers

Karl Sigman has psoted a review of the Alta Audio Solo loudspeakers ($1500/pair) at Audiophilia. His conclusions: “These bookshelf speakers are very special. As one of my friends commented, ‘They paint a lovely picture’. I couldn’t agree more. They impressed particularly because of their bass performance (no subwoofer needed) but they also yielded a...
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KEF X300A Wireless Loudspeakers

February 26, 2015
KEF X300A Wireless Loudspeakers

J Loh has posted a review of the KEF X300A Wireless loudspeakers ($999/pair) at audiofi.net. His conclusions: “The KEF X300A Wireless speakers are squarely aimed at the digital generation and geared more towards desktop use. If lack of a volume control is not an issue, it will out-perform any soundbar or home theatre system...
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Goldmund Mimesis 16.5 Preamplifier, Goldmund Eidos 17 CD Player, and Goldmund Prologos+ Loudspeakers

February 25, 2015
Goldmund Mimesis 16.5 Preamplifier, Goldmund Eidos 17 CD Player, and Goldmund Prologos+ Loudspeakers

Domenico Pizzamiglio has posted a review of the Goldmund Mimesis 16.5 preamplifier (CHF 15,000), Goldmund Eidos 17 CD player (CHF 10,300), and Goldmund Prologos+ loudspeakers (CHF 60,000) at Audio Activity. His conclusions: “Well, it is expensive but how many times we spend even more to have less? In Goldmund is not just a matter...
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Alacrity Audio Dundee6 Loudspeakers

February 25, 2015
Alacrity Audio Dundee6 Loudspeakers

Nick Whetstone has posted a review of the Alacrity Audio Dundee6 loudspeakers (£4499/pair) at TNT Audio. His conclusions: “The Dundees are very likeable speakers, offering a great deal of clarity and realism, PRaT to make any foot tap until it is tired, and bass to put a smile on the face of even the...
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Bryston Mini A Loudspeaker

February 25, 2015
Bryston Mini A Loudspeaker

Andre Marc has posted a review of the Bryston Mini A loudspeakers ($1200/pair) at Audio Video Revolution. His conclusions: “The Bryston Mini A, at $1200 a pair, is a class leader. Bryston has clearly avoided fads and trendiness in the design and decided to just make an excellent speaker. Just a few obvious points...
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Wilson Benesch Endeavour Loudspeakers

February 24, 2015
Wilson Benesch Endeavour Loudspeakers

Roy Gregory has posted a review of the Wilson Benesch Endeavour loudspeakers ($49,500) at The Audio Beat. His conclusions: “elf-effacing to a fault, this is in many ways one of the least obviously impressive loudspeakers I’ve heard — that is until you start listening in earnest and ringing the changes. The way and degree...
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MartinLogan Motion 35XT Loudspeaker

February 23, 2015
MartinLogan Motion 35XT Loudspeaker

Neil Gader has posted a review of the MartinLogan Motion 35XT loudspeakers ($1299/pair) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “All told, the Motion 35XT offers some stiff competition to battle-hardened rivals like the Sonus faber Venere 1.5 with its espresso midrange, or the Focal Aria 906 with its punchy bass response and all-around dynamism....
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Eclipse TD-M1 Active Loudspeakers with DAC

February 23, 2015
Eclipse TD-M1 Active Loudspeakers with DAC

Nicholas Ripley has posted a review of the Eclipse TD-M1 active loudspeakers with DAC (£999/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “Desktop loudspeakers are not for everyone, but conventional loudspeakers in a living room are not for everyone anymore either, and I suspect there are more people out there today for whom the TD-M1 is a...
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Elac Air-X 403 Wireless Loudspeakers

February 22, 2015
Elac Air-X 403 Wireless Loudspeakers

David Price has posted a review of the Elac Air-X 403 wireless loudspeakers (£2848) at Hi-Fi Choice. His conclusions: “An excellent product, your money buys you a very fine loudspeaker with built in preamplifier, DAC, wireless transmission system and power amplifiers for £2,850. You’d struggle to match this in value terms as an all-in...
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Dynaudio XEO 6 Wireless Loudspeakers

February 22, 2015
Dynaudio XEO 6 Wireless Loudspeakers

Andrew Simpson has posted a review of the Dynaudio XEO 6 wireless loudspeakers (£2925/pair) His conclusions: “With a wealth of new real-world features, including better user controls and inputs for music up to 96kHz combined with improved amplification, Dynaudio has clearly done its homework to shake off the lifestyle tag and make these speakers...
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Epos K2 Loudspeakers

February 21, 2015
Epos K2 Loudspeakers

David Price has posted a review of the Epos K2 loudspeakers (£999) at Hi-Fi Choice. His conclusions: “At this price point, you’re expecting a combination of serious power handling, wide frequency range with extended bass and treble, lots of detail, delicacy and good soundstaging. The K2 has all of these, and more – indeed...
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Sonus Faber Venere 2.0 Loudspeaker

February 20, 2015
Sonus Faber Venere 2.0 Loudspeaker

Lam Seng Fatt has posted a review of the Sonus Faber Venere 2.0 loudspeakers (/pair) at AV2DAY. His conclusions: “After listening to the Venere 2.0 speakers, I have changed my opinion about Sonus Faber speakers and would place them quite high up the sonic ladder of sound quality.” You can read the full review...
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Neat Acoustics IOTA Loudspeaker

February 19, 2015
Neat Acoustics IOTA Loudspeaker

Canada Hi-Fi has posted a review of the Neat Acoustics IOTA loudspeakers ($1199 CAD/pair). Their conclusions: “The IOTAs aren’t the last word in bass extension, transparency, or soundstaging, but they are a highly musical loudspeaker. Germane to the design parameters and price point which these micro-monitors were engineered within, Neat have achieved their goal...
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Infinity Primus P363 Loudspeaker

February 18, 2015
Infinity Primus P363 Loudspeaker

Robert E. Greene has posted a review of the Infinity Primus P363 loudspeakers ($$398/pair) at The Absolute Sound. His conclusions: “I do not want to appear to be deliberately provocative, but these things are really something. In many fundamental ways they are in the top echelon of anything out there. Hard to believe, perhaps,...
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MartinLogan Motion 35XT Loudspeaker

February 18, 2015
MartinLogan Motion 35XT Loudspeaker

Jeff Stckton has posted a review of the MartinLogan Mortion 35XT loudspeakers ($1200/pair) at SoundStage! Access. His conclusions: “What I look for in a speaker is one that not only makes the full range of music I listen to sound as good as it can, but that also looks good in my home, occupies...
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Revel Ultima Rhythm2 Subwoofer

February 17, 2015
Revel Ultima Rhythm2 Subwoofer

Larry Greenhill has posted a review of the Revel Ultima Rhythm2 subwoofer ($10,000) at Stereophile. His conclusions: “But when the Ultima Rhythm2 is set up correctly, its musicality, bass power, extension, room lock, speed, pitch definition, clarity, punch, and momentum are amazing. I heard deep-bass notes and felt pressure waves I never knew my...
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Cambridge Audio Aeromax 6 Loudspeakers

February 17, 2015
Cambridge Audio Aeromax 6 Loudspeakers

Jason Kennedy has posted a review of the Cambridge Audio Aeromax 6 loudspeakers (£900/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “The Cambridge Aeromax 6 is both technologically and sonically a remarkable loudspeaker for the price. The incorporation of the latest generation of BMR driver gives it advantages that only the best can compete with, and unless...
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Heretic Audio Huron 3SV Loudspeakers

February 17, 2015
Heretic Audio Huron 3SV Loudspeakers

Nicolas Ripley has posted a review of the Heretic Audio Huron 3SV loudspeakers (£4000/pair) at Hi-Fi+. His conclusions: “The Heretic Audio Huron 3SV is not for everyone, but for those who need a good valve-amp friendly floorstander with excellent bass and truly no-nonsense appeal, you’d be hard pressed to better this loudspeaker. Check it...
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Sonus Faber Olympica I Loudspeaker

February 16, 2015
Sonus Faber Olympica I Loudspeaker

Andrew Everard has posted a review of the Sonus Faber Olympica I loudspeakers (£3998) at Hi-Fi News and Record Review. His conclusions: “This is a small speaker as sumptuous and seductive in its sound as in its looks, with a wonderfully cultured, yet expressive balance sufficient to make you forget your hi-fi system and...
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Spendor D1 Loudspeaker

February 15, 2015
Spendor D1 Loudspeaker

David Price has posted a review of the Spendor D1 loudspeaker (£1795/pair) at Hi-Fi Choice. His conclusions: “The new Spendor D1 does precisely this, and very skillfully too. It sounds remarkably expansive, spacious, detailed and dynamic considering its diminutive dimensions. It’s also far better than the outgoing SA1 than the £300 price differential would...
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