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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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Is Wharfedale's New Diamond 12 Series the New Benchmark For Budget Speaker Excellence?

— April 26, 2021 01:40

Is Wharfedale's New Diamond 12 Series the New Benchmark For Budget Speaker Excellence?

Wharfedale introduced its revamped budget friendly Diamond 12 Series of loudspeakers with new drivers, crossovers, and cabinets with improved bracing. Best bang for the buck speaker series? Read on.

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Revel’s New F328Be Versus the Old Ultima Salon2 Which is the Better Speaker?

— April 23, 2021 01:15

Revel’s New F328Be Versus the Old Ultima Salon2 Which is the Better Speaker?

Can Revel's new $16,000/pair F328Be floorstanding speaker actually be better than the brand’s crown jewel, the $22,000/pair Ultima Salon2? Read on to find out.

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Sonus faber Debuts New Budget‑Friendly Lumina Loudspeaker Range

— April 13, 2021 09:00

Sonus faber Debuts New Budget-Friendly Lumina Loudspeaker Range

Sonus faber’s new Lumina loudspeakers brings luxury audio to the masses. The lineup includes the Lumina I bookshelf ($899/pr), 3-way Lumina III floor-stander ($2,199/pr), and Lumina Center I ($688).

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Polk Legend L800 SDA Loudspeaker Review

— April 05, 2021 11:35

Polk Legend L800 SDA Loudspeaker Review

The Polk Audio Legend L800’s w/ SDA Pro reflect the next evolution in Polk's long obsessions with cross-talk cancellation technology. Is this their best effort yet? Check out the review to find out.

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Polk Audio’s Reserve Series Speakers Overview

— March 23, 2021 06:30

Polk Audio’s Reserve Series Speakers Overview

Polk Audio's new Reserve speaker series takes many of the innovations from their Legend series and packs them into a units with MSRPs less than half of that of their Legend counterparts. Read on.

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Perlisten Audio: The THX Dominus Line Has Finally Been Breached!

— March 09, 2021 12:15

Perlisten Audio: The THX Dominus Line Has Finally Been Breached!

THX raised the bar to a height that few thought anyone could clear in their 'Dominus' certification. That has changed with Perlisten Audio's introduction of their Certified Dominus loudspeakers.

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Paradigm’s Founder Series Loudspeakers Mix Signature Design, Cutting‑Edge Science

— March 05, 2021 21:15

Paradigm’s Founder Series Loudspeakers Mix Signature Design, Cutting-Edge Science

Paradigm recently replaced their acclaimed Prestige loudspeaker line with the Founder series. The Founder speakers are packed to the gills with new advances in loudspeaker design. New driver tech, must read!

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Wilson Audio Introduces SabrinaX Loudspeaker: A Mini Floorstander with ‘Flagship DNA’

— February 02, 2021 01:00

Wilson Audio Introduces SabrinaX Loudspeaker: A Mini Floorstander with ‘Flagship DNA’

Wilson Audio’s new SabrinaX Loudspeaker has all new drivers and cabinet. At $18,900, it promises to deliver Wilson’s legendary performance and build quality in a smaller, less expensive package.

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Elac Launches Redesigned Uni‑Fi 2.0 Loudspeaker Range

— December 17, 2020 00:00

Elac Launches Redesigned Uni-Fi 2.0 Loudspeaker Range

Elac’s Andrew Jones has completely redesigned the company’s Uni-Fi range of 3-way loudspeakers. The Uni-Fi 2.0 series is now the brand’s least expensive to offer Jones’s signature concentric drivers.

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JBL’s Retro‑Styled 4349 ‘Studio Monitor’ Loudspeakers Are For Pros & Home Listeners

— December 06, 2020 07:00

JBL’s Retro-Styled 4349 ‘Studio Monitor’ Loudspeakers Are For Pros & Home Listeners

JBL’s newest high-end loudspeaker is the 4349 Studio Monitor ($7,500/pair). The 4349 combines the company’s lauded, horn-loaded D2415K compression driver with a 12-inch woofer

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Revel PerformaBe F226Be Tower & C426Be Center Loudspeakers Review

— December 01, 2020 13:00

Revel PerformaBe F226Be Tower & C426Be Center Loudspeakers Review

We reviewed the Revel Performa F226Be, a three-way floor-standing speaker, and the C426Be, a monster three-way center speaker using four 6.5" bass drivers to see if they live up to the brand reputation.

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Legacy Signature SE Floorstanding Speaker Review

— August 20, 2020 22:00

Legacy Signature SE Floorstanding Speaker Review

Will the 4-way Legacy Audio Signature SE floorstanding speakers allow me to achieve my audiophile realization of my last new speakers? Read our review to find out.

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Dynaudio Introduces Revamped Contour i Series For 2020

— August 04, 2020 00:00

Dynaudio Introduces Revamped Contour i Series For 2020

Dynaudio has totally overhauled its popular Contour series loudspeakers with new internals. All speakers in the new Contour i series employ a new tweeter design and updated woofers and crossovers.

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Wharfedale Delivers New Flagship Elysian Speaker Range

— July 21, 2020 13:00

Wharfedale Delivers New Flagship Elysian Speaker Range

Wharfedale’s new flagship Elysian range is now the brand’s top offering. The Elysian 2 stand-mount speaker comes in at $7,000/pair and the Elysian 4 floor-standers at 10,000/pair. Read on.

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Definitive Technology Demand D15 Tower Speaker Review

— July 13, 2020 07:00

Definitive Technology Demand D15 Tower Speaker Review

Definitive Technology Demand D15 Tower Speaker are beautifully crafted and sound terrific. But, how do they compare to the similarly priced BP-9000 in their product line? Read our review to find out.

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Focal’s Kanta N°2 Audiophile Speakers Looks that Kill

— June 26, 2020 07:00

Focal’s Kanta N°2 Audiophile Speakers Looks that Kill

Focal’s Kanta N°2 floor-standing loudspeakers ($10k/pair) are now available in Carrara White and Black Lacquer/Walnut. The Kanta N°2 combines Focal's flax sandwich cones with its beryllium tweeter.

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JBL HDI‑3800 Floorstanding Speaker Review

— June 02, 2020 17:25

JBL HDI-3800 Floorstanding Speaker Review

The JBL HDI-3800 84lb beast of a floorstanding speaker features triple 8" bass drivers and an advanced compression driver and waveguide. We review it to determine if it lives up to the JBL heritage.

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RBH Sound SVTRS Limited Edition Speaker System Rocks 2020 Florida Expo

— February 18, 2020 01:50

RBH Sound SVTRS Limited Edition Speaker System Rocks 2020 Florida Expo

RBH Sound rocked the 2020 Florida Expo with their new SVTRS active speaker system. It offers unparalleled dynamics and bass extension that has to be heard to be believed. A new Audioholics reference?

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Definitive Technology Adds Demand Series Towers And Center Channel Speakers

— January 25, 2020 09:00

Definitive Technology Adds Demand Series Towers And Center Channel Speakers

Definitive Technology has expanded its popular Demand Series of loudspeakers with the addition of the D15 towers, D17 towers,and the D5C center channel speaker. Read on for more details.

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Yamaha NS‑5000 Loudspeaker: Retro Look, Futuristic Technology

— November 22, 2019 21:00

Yamaha NS-5000 Loudspeaker: Retro Look, Futuristic Technology

Yamaha gives a nod to the past while pushing sound reproduction further into the future with their NS-5000 loudspeaker. At $15k/pair they ain't cheap, but are they worth it? Read on to find out.

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New Speakers From Revel Be And JBL HDI Series Impress at CEDIA 2019

— October 11, 2019 07:00

New Speakers From Revel Be And JBL HDI Series Impress at CEDIA 2019

New speakers from Revel and JBL stole the show at the 2019 CEDIA Expo. Revel added three models to its Performa Beryllium range while JBL announced their new HDI Series. Read on to learn more.

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MartinLogan Ups Its Style Game With Redesigned Motion Series Speakers

— September 20, 2019 11:00

MartinLogan Ups Its Style Game With Redesigned Motion Series Speakers

Martin Logan has updated their Motion Series Speakers. With prices ranging from $800/pair to $3,200/pair, will these redesigned speakers be the more affordable jewel in MartinLogan’s crown?

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Monoprice Expands Monolith THX Speaker Product Line With Towers of Power

— September 10, 2019 23:00

Monoprice Expands Monolith THX Speaker Product Line With Towers of Power

Monoprice is launching a THX tower speaker with four 6.5" bass drivers a 2" silk dome midrange and a 1" silk dome tweeter that includes an optional 5.25" upfiring coaxial driver for Atmos.

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Polk L800 Packs SDA Technology in Legend Series Loudspeakers

— September 07, 2019 02:00

Polk L800 Packs SDA Technology in Legend Series Loudspeakers

Polk Audio has announced an all-new flagship line of speakers called the Legend Series and its packed with SDA technology that made the brand a legend 4 decades ago. We heard them and they are awesome.

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Pro Audio Technology New S and SR Series Speakers BIG on Sound & Custom Features

— July 27, 2019 02:00

Pro Audio Technology New S and SR Series Speakers BIG on Sound & Custom Features

Pro Audio Technology recently introduced 3 new loudspeakers. The S and SR Series all feature unique elliptical horns and wide-bandwidth high-frequency compression drivers with 12" woofers.

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5 Killer Tower Speakers Under $2K/pair Compared for 2019!

— July 20, 2019 01:30

5 Killer Tower Speakers Under $2K/pair Compared for 2019!

Looking for a high quality tower speaker for under $2K/pair? You're in the right place! We compared 5 tower speakers from RBH, Paradigm, B&W, Klipsch and SVS. Read on to see which is best for you.

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SVS Prime Pinnacle Tower Speaker Review

— July 06, 2019 12:00

SVS Prime Pinnacle Tower Speaker Review

SVS launched their new flagship Prime Pinnacle tower speaker. The Prime Pinnacle is a beefy-looking three-way tower speaker, but is it more than just a new version of the Prime tower? Read on.

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Dayton Audio MK442T Transmission Line Tower Speaker Review

— July 02, 2019 01:00

Dayton Audio MK442T Transmission Line Tower Speaker Review

Dayton Audio's new MK442T tower speakers at $228/pair feature a transmission line enclosure for bass. Read our review to see how they managed to produce a quality speaker at a ridiculously low price!