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Sonus faber Launches Il Cremonese Loudspeaker

Sonus faber Launches Il Cremonese Loudspeaker

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Sonus faber's latest creation is Il Cremonese, a high-end 3.5-way floorstanding speaker that employs many of the company's top-shelf technologies and design elements (described below). The five-sided cabinet combines lacquered walnut wood, tempered glass, leather, and brushed black aluminum, and... Read More

 

Meridian Debuts Two New DSP Active Loudspeakers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Meridian's new ".2" series of DSP active loudspeakers includes the DSP5200.2 ($12,000/pair) and the DSP7200.2 ($30,000/pair), along with matching center-channel models. Both floorstanding models are more compact than the flagship DSP8000. The DSP7200.2 uses a 3.5-way acoustic reflex system with... Read More

 
New JBL 4367 Speaker Brings Professional-Grade Audio Performance to the Home

New JBL 4367 Speaker Brings Professional-Grade Audio Performance to the Home

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

JBL has announced a new home-audio speaker, the 4367, that uses drivers and design elements from the company's professional M2 Master Reference monitor. The 4367 uses JBL's patented D2 compression driver that's designed to deliver extended high-frequency response to 40... Read More

 
Bowers & Wilkins Unveils New 800 Series Diamond Speakers

Bowers & Wilkins Unveils New 800 Series Diamond Speakers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Bowers & Wilkins has unveiled the latest iteration of its acclaimed 800 Diamond Series speaker line. As the company describes it, this is not an update but a complete redesign that's been seven years in the making. The lineup features... Read More

 
Polk Introduces New Entry-Level T Series Speakers

Polk Introduces New Entry-Level T Series Speakers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Polk Audio has introduced a new entry-level speaker series, which is available in retailers today. The T Series includes the T50 tower speaker ($129.95 each), the T30 center-channel speaker ($129.95), and the T15 bookshelf speaker ($99.95/pair), all of which come... Read More

 
DIY Speakers Take the Stage at Midwest Audiofest

DIY Speakers Take the Stage at Midwest Audiofest

By Brent Butterworth

 

Brent Butterworth recently paid a visit to Midfest Audiofest and its annual Speaker Design Competition. Check out some of more interesting creations he saw and heard. Read More

 
DALI Introduces the Opticon Speaker Series

DALI Introduces the Opticon Speaker Series

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

DALI has introduced the new Opticon speaker series, which includes seven models: The Opticon 8, 6, and 5 tower speakers; the Opticon 2 and 1 stand-mount models; the on-wall Opticon LCR model; and the Opticon Vokal center channel. Design details... Read More

 
Sonus faber Announces the Venere S Loudspeaker

Sonus faber Announces the Venere S Loudspeaker

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Sonus faber has announced a new flagship member for its Venere Series. The Venere S is a three-way floorstanding speaker that combines three 180mm cone woofers with one 150mm cone midrange driver and 29mm dome tweeter. The speaker has a... Read More

 
Klipsch Debuts Reference Premiere Dolby Atmos-Enabled HT Speakers

Klipsch Debuts Reference Premiere Dolby Atmos-Enabled HT Speakers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Klipsch has announced its first Dolby Atmos-enabled home theater speakers, as part of the company's Reference Premiere line. The RP-280FA tower speaker ($2,400/pair, shown here) includes an integrated height channel that reflects sound off the ceiling to create the Atmos... Read More

 
Focal Debuts New Sopra Series

Focal Debuts New Sopra Series

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Focal has introduced the new Sopra speaker series, which consists of the Sopra N°1 two-way bass-reflex bookshelf speaker and the Sopra N°2 three-way bass-reflex floorstanding speaker. Focal describes these speakers as "offspring of the Grande Utopia" in a more compact... Read More