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SVS Ultra Evolution Pinnacle Floorstanding Loudspeaker Review

— June 01, 2024 00:00

SVS Ultra Evolution Pinnacle Floorstanding Loudspeaker Review

Our full review of the flagship of SVS's hotly anticipated new loudspeaker series is here; read our full review of the SVS Ultra Evolution Pinnacle loudspeaker to see if it lives up to the hype!

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The MoFi SourcePoint 888 Tower Speaker Brings the Bass!

— April 23, 2024 00:00

The MoFi SourcePoint 888 Tower Speaker Brings the Bass!

MoFi released their new SourcePoint 888 floorstander ($5K/pair). Designer Andrew Jones engineered new 8-inch woofers to give these 3-way towers deeper extension than their SourcePoint 8 bookshelves.

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RBH Sound 3rd‑Gen Impression Series Speakers ‑ Made in USA!

— April 02, 2024 00:00

RBH Sound 3rd-Gen Impression Series Speakers - Made in USA!

RBH Sound new 3rd-generation Impression Series of loudspeakers are reasonably priced and deliver RBH’s solid engineering and unusually high build quality all while being made in the USA!

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Bowers & Wilkins Launches 700 S3 Signature Series Loudspeakers

— March 27, 2024 13:00

Bowers & Wilkins Launches 700 S3 Signature Series Loudspeakers

Bowers & Wilkins has introduced its new 700 S3 Signature Series. The 702 floorstanders ($9,000/pair), 705 stand-mount($4,500/pair), and HTM71 center-channel($3,300 each) all have new upgrades!

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Focal’s Aria Evo X Loudspeakers: Overview & First Listen

— March 01, 2024 00:00

Focal’s Aria Evo X Loudspeakers: Overview & First Listen

Focal’s new Aria Evo X loudspeakers include five models: N°1, N°2, N°3, N°4, and a center channel. Our demo at FAE 2024 reveled them to have near Kanta level performance at about half the price.

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SVS New Flagship Speaker Line Ultra Evolution Series Tech Overview

— January 13, 2024 00:00

SVS New Flagship Speaker Line Ultra Evolution Series Tech Overview

SVS announced a new flagship speaker series called Ultra Evolution that advances their loudspeaker design by a giant leap. With time-alignment and force-cancelling woofers, it looks more like a revolution.

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Tannoy Bounces Back with New Super Gold Monitor Series

— December 29, 2023 00:00

Tannoy Bounces Back with New Super Gold Monitor Series

Tannoy announced 3 new speakers. The SGM 10 (£5,995/pair), SGM 12 (£6,995/pair), and SGM 15 (£8,495/pair) are available now in the UK. All three models feature dual concentric drivers. Read on.

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MartinLogan XT F100 Floorstanding Speaker Review

— December 22, 2023 00:00

MartinLogan XT F100 Floorstanding Speaker Review

MartinLogan's XT F100 Floorstanding Speakers recently underwent a significant upgrade featuring a new waveguide and revamped drivers. Did the additions pass our rigid tests? Read on to find out.

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Monolith Audition T5 Floor‑Standing Speaker Review

— October 20, 2023 00:00

Monolith Audition T5 Floor-Standing Speaker Review

Monoprice’s Audition T5 speakers are floorstanders for the audiophile on a tight budget, but trade-offs must be made to achieve their $500/pr pricing. On sale at $230/pr, ignore the trade offs and buy them!

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Paradigm Celebrates 41 ‑ New Founder Series Premium Finishes & Power Amplifier

— October 13, 2023 00:05

Paradigm Celebrates 41 - New Founder Series Premium Finishes & Power Amplifier

Paradigm came to CEDIA 2023 with everything from new premium finishes to the brand’s respected Founder Series speakers to the new SVX-1202 Power Amplifier and the updated Decor Series v2 Soundbars.

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Focal Vestia No.3 Floorstanding Speaker Review

— September 25, 2023 10:00

Focal Vestia No.3 Floorstanding Speaker Review

Focal’s Vestia No.3 is a 3-way tower speaker that packs a lot of punch without costing a fortune despite being manufactured in France. Read our review to see if they live up to Focal’s high fidelity standards.

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Bowers & Wilkins Proclaims 600 Series S3 Loudspeakers Is Their Best Yet!

— September 18, 2023 00:00

Bowers & Wilkins Proclaims 600 Series S3 Loudspeakers Is Their Best Yet!

Bowers & Wilkins NEW 600 Series S3 loudspeakers is proclaimed to be their best yet. The new range includes the 603 S3 floorstander, 606 S3 and 607 S3 bookshelf, and the HTM6 S3 center channel. Learn why.

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The Iconic Bowers & Wilkins Nautilus Speaker is Back at $100k/pair!

— August 31, 2023 00:35

The Iconic Bowers & Wilkins Nautilus Speaker is Back at $100k/pair!

The iconic Bowers & Wilkins Nautilus loudspeaker is back but costs $100k/pair! In commemoration of the speaker’s 30th anniversary, Bowers & Wilkins has developed a new Abalone Pearl finish. Read on.

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MartinLogan’s Motion Foundation Series: High Tech Sound For ‘Emerging Audiophiles’

— August 28, 2023 12:00

MartinLogan’s Motion Foundation Series: High Tech Sound For ‘Emerging Audiophiles’

On the heels of MartinLogan’s Motion Series speakers come the less expensive Motion Foundation Series. The new range comprises 5 models: two floorstanders, two bookshelf models, and a center channel.

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The Sonus faber Stradivari Loudspeaker Makes A Stunning Comeback

— August 21, 2023 00:00

The Sonus faber Stradivari Loudspeaker Makes A Stunning Comeback

Making its debut in Munich, the second-generation Stradivari ($50K/pair) has a new shape and up-to-date tech, but captures the spirit of the original loudspeakers from 20 years ago. Read on.

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Definitive Technology Dymension DM70 Tower & DM20 Center Speakers Review

— August 17, 2023 00:25

Definitive Technology Dymension DM70 Tower & DM20 Center Speakers Review

Definitive Technology’s new Dymension series brings BIG improvements from the DM70 bipolar tower to the DM20 Center channel. Read our review for our listening impressions and full measurement report.

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RBH Sound’s SFTR Speakers: Flagship Performance, More Compact Package

— August 15, 2023 00:00

RBH Sound’s SFTR Speakers: Flagship Performance, More Compact Package

RBH Sound’s new SFTR/AX active speaker system gives you near the performance of their massive SVTRS flagship but in a more compact design. We were able to achieve flat bass extension down to 7Hz!

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Bowers & Wilkins New 801 & 805 D4 Signature Speakers Demo Audible Improvements!

— June 28, 2023 03:05

Bowers & Wilkins New 801 & 805 D4 Signature Speakers Demo Audible Improvements!

We demoed the Bowers & Wilkins NEW 801 & 805 D4 Signature speakers. The new Signature series build on the 801 & 805 D4 but with improvements throughout that were audible in our listening demo.

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Q Acoustics 5000 Series Loudspeakers Packs C3 Tech and Value

— June 26, 2023 00:10

Q Acoustics 5000 Series Loudspeakers Packs C3 Tech and Value

Q Acoustics launched its new 5000 series loudspeakers. They Feature technology from their Concept range and a newly-developed C³ Continuous Curved Cone mid-woofer. Read on to find out more.

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Philharmonic BMR HT Tower Speaker Review

— June 14, 2023 00:20

Philharmonic BMR HT Tower Speaker Review

We reviewed the Philharmonic Audio’s BMR HT Tower to verify if it bring their extreme high-fidelity sound to a wider dynamic range that is more appropriate for heavy-duty home theater applications.

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Perlisten Releases a Supercharged S7t Limited Edition Speaker

— June 01, 2023 01:10

Perlisten Releases a Supercharged S7t Limited Edition Speaker

Perlisten released a $30k/pair S7t Limited Edition speaker. Only 50 pairs worldwide, this exclusive speaker features a new woofer, a revised crossover, and larger cabinet volume for increased output.

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New Focal Theva Speaker Line: Is Affordable & Made in France!

— April 17, 2023 00:15

New Focal Theva Speaker Line: Is Affordable & Made in France!

Focal launched their new Theva speaker lineup to replace the Chora series and they have done so without raising prices or even moving manufacturing to China. Higher performance without higher prices.

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RTJ 410 and RTJ18 Modular Sub/Sat Speaker System Review

— March 28, 2023 00:30

RTJ 410 and RTJ18 Modular Sub/Sat Speaker System Review

Recently, we got a demonstration of the RTJ 410 and RT18Sub Massive modular speaker system at the Audioholics Smart Home. We give our listening impressions and compare to our reference RBH SVTRS system.

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Focal Releases Vestia Line of High Quality More Affordable Speakers

— March 16, 2023 00:00

Focal Releases Vestia Line of High Quality More Affordable Speakers

Focal released details on their Vestia line of speakers including the Vestia N°3 which is based off the Aria K2 936's but at a $3,600 price point! Read on to see the other offerings from Focal.

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Definitive Technology’s New Bipolar Dymension Series Promises Ultimate Home Theater Performance

— March 09, 2023 00:10

Definitive Technology’s New Bipolar Dymension Series Promises Ultimate Home Theater Performance

Definitive Technology’s new Dymension Series includes 4 bipolar towers, three center-channel speakers, a wedge-shaped on-wall, and an Atmos add-on. The towers offer built in subs for true LFE performance.

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Arendal Sound 1961 Tower Speaker Review

— February 15, 2023 00:00

Arendal Sound 1961 Tower Speaker Review

The Arendal 1961s tower loudspeakers are first-rate by any standard and all the more remarkable when one takes into account their reasonable $1,800/pair price and modest size. Read our review.

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MartinLogan Motion XT Speakers 4th Gen Boast BIG Performance Upgrades!

— February 09, 2023 15:00

MartinLogan Motion XT Speakers 4th Gen Boast BIG Performance Upgrades!

MartinLogan released their 4th gen Motion XT Series loudspeakers. All use newly-designed waveguides to improve sensitivity and performance of their AMT tweeters and upgraded drivers for better bass.