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Floorstanding speakers as a home theater or audiophile category encompasses larger speakers that mainly sit on the floor. Sometime floorstanding speakers are active meaning they have amps inside of them. More often than not, floorstanding speakers are powered by separate power amps. Stereotypically, these amps are placed beside a reference level loudspeaker. To read news about entry level floorstanding speakers to cost-no-object reference grade loudspeakers - please find a full archive of news stories below organized by date. For reviews of the best in audiophile floorstanding speakers check out the HomeTheaterReview.com Floorstanding Speaker Review archive.

Emotiva Adds T2 Tower and C2 Center Channel to Airmotiv Line

Emotiva Adds T2 Tower and C2 Center Channel to Airmotiv Line

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Emotiva has added two new speakers to its Airmotiv lineup. The three-way T2 tower speaker ($999/pair) will sit at the top of the line and features a 25x32mm folded ribbon tweeter, a 5.25-inch woven fabric cone midrange driver, and dual... Read More

 
Monitor Audio Launches Updated Silver Series Lineup

Monitor Audio Launches Updated Silver Series Lineup

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Monitor Audio has introduced a new, completely revised version of its Silver Series speaker lineup. The line includes nine models: three towers, two bookshelf speakers, two center channels, a dipole/bipole surround speaker, and a subwoofer. The press release below details... Read More

 
Magico Announces the M6 Floorstanding Speaker

Magico Announces the M6 Floorstanding Speaker

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Magico has unveiled a new high-end speaker that builds on the design principles first introduced as part of the M Project in 2014. The new M6 is a three-way speaker that uses five drivers: a 28mm diamond-coated beryllium tweeter, a... Read More

 
Revel Shows Off New Performa3 Speakers

Revel Shows Off New Performa3 Speakers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

On display in the Harman suite at CES 2017 were the Revel Performa3 Be concept loudspeakers, including the F208Be three-way tower (shown here, click on the image to view it larger) and the M106Be two-way bookshelf speaker. Both models use... Read More

 
THIEL Introduces 40th Anniversary Speaker Line

THIEL Introduces 40th Anniversary Speaker Line

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

At this week's Consumer Electronics Show, THIEL Audio will show off a variety of new products, including the 40th Anniversary speaker line due out in the first quarter of 2017. More details should be available after the show, but we... Read More

 
Magico Debuts S3 Mk II Floorstanding Speaker

Magico Debuts S3 Mk II Floorstanding Speaker

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

In January, Magico will add a new model to its S-Series Mk II speaker line. The new S3 Mk II, which falls in the middle of the lineup between the S1 and S5 models, combines a one-inch diamond-coated Beryllium tweeter... Read More

 
Polk Introduces Signature Speaker Series

Polk Introduces Signature Speaker Series

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

At last week's CEDIA Expo, Polk Audio introduced a completely new speaker line. The Signature Series features eight affordably priced speakers that pull technologies from the company's higher-end lines like the Monitor and LSiM Series. The lineup includes three tower... Read More

 
RBH Adds AMT Tweeter to Its Signature Reference Speakers

RBH Adds AMT Tweeter to Its Signature Reference Speakers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

RBH Sound has announced an update to its Signature Reference speaker line. Starting at the end of October, all of the speakers in the series will feature an Air Motion Transformer (AMT) tweeter, which was previously only used in the... Read More

 
We Are All Shopping for the Nth Degree

We Are All Shopping for the Nth Degree

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

A recent trip to see Bowers & Wilkins' new flagship Diamond Series speaker, the 800 D3, got Jerry Del Colliano thinking about levels of performance in our AV systems. How much are you willing to pay for the Nth degree of performance? Read More

 
Phase Technology Announces New Versions of dARTS Speaker Systems

Phase Technology Announces New Versions of dARTS Speaker Systems

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Phase Technology has announced updated versions of its dARTS speaker systems. dARTS stands for Digital Audio Referece Theater System, and each system is designed to offer precisely matched speakers and performance that is precisely optimized for your room. A customized... Read More