Floorstanding Speaker News (200 Posts)


Q Acoustics Releases First Active Loudspeakers

Q Acoustics Releases First Active Loudspeakers

The entire Q Active line has Bluetooth for wireless connectivity and features a control hub that can be configured for Google Chromecast or Amazon Alexa interoperability Continue Reading

Floorstanding Speaker News

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.

For new breakthroughs and new products in the floorstanding speak realm, read the news in this section.

Floorstanding Speaker News Archives

Oct 06, 2020

DALI Announces New OBERON C Series

The new line consists of three Bluetooth wireless speakers and a new preamplifier, also with Bluetooth Continue Reading
DALI Announces New OBERON C Series

Sep 25, 2020

Vivid Audio's Smallest Speaker Yet Offers an Innovative Cabinet

The new Kaya S12 is built with Vivid Audio's Omni-Absorber cabinet designed to nip resonances in the bud. Continue Reading
Vivid Audio's Smallest Speaker Yet Offers an Innovative Cabinet

Sep 23, 2020

Savant and Devialet Form Exclusive Partnership

The first product of their new partnership is a powerful, elegant, inconspicuous speaker that will be available from custom installers Continue Reading
Savant and Devialet Form Exclusive Partnership

Sep 22, 2020

Sony Announces Home Audio System Designed to Keep the Party Going

The MHC-V13 has a microphone input that doubles as a guitar jack and can create communal party playlists through an app Continue Reading
Sony Announces Home Audio System Designed to Keep the Party Going

Sep 22, 2020

Sonus faber Announces Limited-Edition Loudspeaker

The II Cremonese ex3me loudspeaker is modeled after the original II Cremonese, with an upgraded tweeter and a redesigned mid-high crossover network Continue Reading
Sonus faber Announces Limited-Edition Loudspeaker

Sep 08, 2020

Sonus faber Lumina Lineup Lights Up Your Speaker Options

The new Lumina collection consists of a bookshelf, floorstanding, and center-channel speaker, all of which incorporate Sonus faber's D.A.D. tweeter and a new 4-inch midwoofer Continue Reading
Sonus faber Lumina Lineup Lights Up Your Speaker Options

Sep 02, 2020

Bowers & Wilkins Celebrates 25 Years of 600 Series with Anniversary Edition

The new Anniversary Edition lineup includes four updated editions of some of B&W's best-selling speakers Continue Reading
Bowers & Wilkins Celebrates 25 Years of 600 Series with Anniversary Edition

Aug 19, 2020

Fluance Updates Its Reference Series Speakers

The updated lineup includes floor-standing tower speakers, bookshelf speakers, a central channel speaker, and bipolar surrounds Continue Reading
Fluance Updates Its Reference Series Speakers

Aug 13, 2020

Audio Physic Releasing Anniversary Editions of Three Classic Speakers

German manufacturer is releasing upgraded models of its most popular classic loudspeakers, all with the company's new crossovers Continue Reading
Audio Physic Releasing Anniversary Editions of Three Classic Speakers

Jul 15, 2020

Magnepan Releases Promotional Video for LRS Speaker

The promotional video, a spoof of the classic 2001: A Space Odyssey, was created by award-winning Director Joe "Mama" Mason. Continue Reading
Magnepan Releases Promotional Video for LRS Speaker

Jun 24, 2020

Bowers & Wilkins Announces 705 Signature & 702 Signature Loudspeakers

You don't see Bowers & Wilkins announcing new Signature Series loudspeakers all that often, so when it happens it's... Continue Reading
Bowers & Wilkins Announces 705 Signature & 702 Signature Loudspeakers

Jun 16, 2020

Magico Announces Flagship M9 Speaker System

Magico announced this week a new flagship loudspeaker system dubbed the M9, which promises, in the company's own words, to... Continue Reading
Magico Announces Flagship M9 Speaker System

Jun 12, 2020

Focal Introduces New Finish Options for Kanta No. 2 Loudspeaker

The new finish options -- Carrara White and Black Lacquer/Walnut -- will extend to the rest of the Kanta speaker lineup in 2021. Continue Reading
Focal Introduces New Finish Options for Kanta No. 2 Loudspeaker

Feb 11, 2020

RBH Sound Announces Anniversary Edition SVTRS Speaker System

At this past weekend's 2020 Florida Audio Expo in Tampa, RBH Sound debuted its new forty-fifth anniversary SVTRS Limited Edition... Continue Reading
RBH Sound Announces Anniversary Edition SVTRS Speaker System

Jan 08, 2020

Definitive Technology Adds Demand Series Tower Speakers and Center Channel

At this week's CES in Las Vegas, Definitive Technology added three new speakers to its Demand Series speaker lineup: the... Continue Reading
Definitive Technology Adds Demand Series Tower Speakers and Center Channel

Jan 03, 2020

GoldenEar Technology Becomes Part of the Quest Group

We make no secret around these parts about the fact that GoldenEar Technology makes some of our favorite loudspeakers. In... Continue Reading
GoldenEar Technology Becomes Part of the Quest Group

Dec 10, 2019

Magico Announces New Flagship A Series A5 Loudspeaker

Leading up to our review of Magico's A3, which will be published next week, we've received news that Magic... Continue Reading
Magico Announces New Flagship A Series A5 Loudspeaker

Oct 10, 2019

SVS Tours Five Cities with "Night of Sonic Thrills" Event Series

SVS has announced five new events in its "Night of Sonic Thrills" tour, with stops in and around the Great... Continue Reading
SVS Tours Five Cities with

Oct 03, 2019

Focal Powered by Naim Store Celebrates Grand Opening in Scottsdale

Focal and Naim have announced the opening of a new Focal Powered by Naim store in Scottsdale, Arizona. The grand... Continue Reading
Focal Powered by Naim Store Celebrates Grand Opening in Scottsdale

Sep 06, 2019

Polk Audio Launches New Legend Series at RMAF

If you're currently in Denver for RMAF, swing by the Polk suite to check out the company's new flagship Legend... Continue Reading
Polk Audio Launches New Legend Series at RMAF

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