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Cabasse Pearl Akoya Loudspeaker Review

Jay Garrett is roundly impressed by this special spherical speaker...

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Active Bookshelf / Standmount Smart / Bluetooth Applause Awards 2021

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KEF LS50 Meta Loudspeakers Review

Marc Rushton witnesses the metamorphosis of an iconic mini monitor into something newer and better…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2021

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Acoustic Energy AE1 Active Loudspeakers Review

Michael Evans thinks this old school active mini monitor offers timeless value for money…

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Triangle Borea BR03 Bookshelf Speaker Review

Can Triangle bring its signature sound to the budget standmount speaker sector? The new Borea BR03 is “le coup de foudre" for Jay Garrett…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2021

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Wing Acoustics Zerø Standmount Loudspeakers Review

David Price samples a radical and exciting new New Zealand-designed and built miniature monitor…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Technology Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2021

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PSB Speakers Alpha AM5 Powered Bookshelf Speakers Review

Mark Gusew auditions what he thinks to be one of the finest affordable small powered speaker packages around…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Active Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2021

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KEF LS50 Wireless II Review

Matthew Jens reckons this clever new wireless speaker package could be the missing link between serious sound and real convenience...

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Bowers & Wilkins 607 S2 Anniversary Edition Loudspeakers Review

David Price auditions a specially tweaked version of Bowers & Wilkins’ entry-level stand mounter…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2021

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TAD Micro Evolution One Stand Mount Loudspeaker Review

Mark Gusew is beguiled by what's undoubtedly one of the most significant new high-end standmounters around…

Posted in: StereoLUX! Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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Harbeth M30.2 XD Loudspeakers Review

Mark Gusew auditions an exceptionally talented pair of compact standmount loudspeakers…

Posted in: StereoLUX! Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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Monitor Audio Bronze 100 Loudspeaker Review

David Price samples the latest in a long line of high ranking budget standmount speakers…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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M8Audio Tiny Maxwell Loudspeaker Review

Peter Familari spends time with a small but perfectly formed compact stand mounter…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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Q Acoustics 3030i Standmount Loudspeakers Review

Michael Evans chills to the laid-back sounds of this standmounting smoothie…

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Falcon Acoustics IMF100 Loudspeaker Kit Review

Neville Roberts is blown away by the power and poise of this compact standmounting transmission line design…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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Bowers & Wilkins 705 Signature Standmount Loudspeaker Review

Mark Gusew is charmed by a very special edition of B&W’s popular standmount speaker…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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Monitor Audio Bronze 50 Standmount Loudspeakers Review

Stephen Dawson samples the latest sixth generation of this popular budget box...

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Spendor Classic 4/5 Mini Monitor Review

Mark Gusew samples Spendor’s modern re-imagining of the classic BBC LS3/5a mini monitor…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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Neat Acoustics Ministra Bookshelf Loudspeakers Review

This technologically innovative little standmounter is a new rose among small speakers, says David Price…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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ATC SIA2-100 Amplifier / SCM7 Loudspeaker System Review

Jay Garrett auditions a small system from Great Britain with a serious sound…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Amplifiers Integrated Amplifiers Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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Falcon Acoustics LS3/5a Loudspeaker Review

This is one of the most significant versions of the classic BBC mini-monitor for a long time. David Price listens in…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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Eclipse TD510ZMK2 Loudspeaker Review

David Price says this expensive, exotic-looking egg-shaped loudspeaker won't be to everyone's taste – but some will love it…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2020

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Acoustic Energy AE500 Stand-Mount Loudspeaker Review

David Price takes a close look at the smaller of the two loudspeaker models that make up Acoustic Energy's flagship 500 Series, the compact AE500 stand mount.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2019

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Monitor Audio Gold 100 Standmount Loudspeaker Review

With trick drivers and a cabinet finish to die for, there’s a lot to like about Monitor Audio’s new Gold 100 standmounter, says David Price…

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2019

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Sonus faber Sonetto II 2-Way Standmount Speakers Review

Sonus faber's new family of loudspeakers, Sonetto, are handmade in Italy, inspired by the history of Italian literature and made in traditional Sonus faber style. We take a closer look at the Sonetto II, 2-way stand mount loudspeaker.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2019

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JBL L100 Classic Loudspeakers Review

Everything old is new again. Iconic models of hi-fi components are enjoying a rebirth and re-release, and why not? We take a look at JBL's latest take on the L100 Heritage Bookshelf Speakers, now released as the L100 Classic.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Loudspeakers Bookshelf / Standmount Applause Awards 2019