Floorstanding Speaker News (175 Posts)


SVS Announces Prime Pinnacle Loudspeaker

SVS Announces Prime Pinnacle Loudspeaker

SVS has announced the release of its new Prime Pinnacle speaker, which, as you probably guessed from the name, takes its position proudly at the top of the Prime lineup (which also includes the recently reviewed Prime Wireless Speaker System).... 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

Nov 28, 2018

GoldenEar Triton One.R Now Shipping

We get a lot of emails and PMs here at HomeTheaterReview from readers who want us to help them pick... Continue Reading
GoldenEar Triton One.R Now Shipping

Nov 16, 2018

McIntosh Introduces New XRT1.1K Loudspeaker

Smaller and more affordable than the XRT2.1K, the new speaker still packs a massive punch. Continue Reading
McIntosh Introduces New XRT1.1K Loudspeaker

Sep 14, 2018

Focal Fills Out Kanta Line with New Kanta N°1, Kanta N°3, and Kanta Center

The new Kanta N°1, Kanta N°3, and Kanta Center join the Kanta N°2 in completing this vibrant and flexible speaker lineup. Continue Reading
Focal Fills Out Kanta Line with New Kanta N°1, Kanta N°3, and Kanta Center

Sep 06, 2018

KEF Launches Revamped R Series at CEDIA Expo 2018

Featuring a new Uni-Q driver, reworked internals, and reconfigured driver spacing, the new R Series lineup comprises three new towers, a bookshelf, a center, and an Atmos-enabled speaker module. Continue Reading
KEF Launches Revamped R Series at CEDIA Expo 2018

Aug 28, 2018

Bowers & Wilkins Introduces New Affordable 600 Series Speakers

The four new speakers and three new subs in the lineup promise to deliver an incredible mix of performance and value. Continue Reading
Bowers & Wilkins Introduces New Affordable 600 Series Speakers

May 18, 2018

Paradigm's Persona Speakers Now Available In More Custom Colors and Grills

Paradigm's lauded audiophile speakers are known for being true values in the pantheon of speakers competing but costing less than... Continue Reading
Paradigm's Persona Speakers Now Available In More Custom Colors and Grills

May 16, 2018

Sonus faber Announces Their Sonetto Line of More Affordable Speakers

Iconic Italian speaker manufacturer, Sonus faber, has announced that they will have a new line of audiophile and home theater... Continue Reading
Sonus faber Announces Their Sonetto Line of More Affordable Speakers

May 11, 2018

Focal Announces New Utopia EM Evo Speakers

At the High End Munich show this week, Focal announced the top-shelf Grande Utopia EM Evo and Stella Utopia EM... Continue Reading
Focal Announces New Utopia EM Evo Speakers

Apr 25, 2018

Q Acoustics Debuts New 3000i Series Speakers

Q Acoustics has announced the new 3000i Series of affordably priced speakers. Due out in May, the 3000i Series includes... Continue Reading
Q Acoustics Debuts New 3000i Series Speakers

Apr 16, 2018

Gayle Sanders Returns with New Digital Active Speaker System

Gayle Sanders, the cofounder of MartinLogan, has returned to the speaker scene with a new company, Gayle Sanders Eikon, and... Continue Reading
Gayle Sanders Returns with New Digital Active Speaker System

Mar 02, 2018

ELAC Announces Debut 2.0 Speaker Line

ELAC has introduced an updated version of its Debut speaker lineup. The Debut 2.0 line features nine models: two floorstanders,... Continue Reading
ELAC Announces Debut 2.0 Speaker Line

Jan 23, 2018

Bryston Announces New Active Speaker Line

Bryston has announced a trio of active loudspeaker systems, each of which includes a pair of speakers, a DSP-enabled active... Continue Reading
Bryston Announces New Active Speaker Line

Jan 04, 2018

Jamo Updates the Studio 8 Speaker Series

Jamo has announced the availability of its newly updated Studio 8 speaker series. The new Studio 8 line includes a... Continue Reading
Jamo Updates the Studio 8 Speaker Series

Dec 15, 2017

McIntosh Introduces the XRT2.1K Loudspeaker

McIntosh aptly calls its new flagship speaker, the XRT2.1K, a "pillar of sound." It stands seven feet tall and incorporates... Continue Reading
McIntosh Introduces the XRT2.1K Loudspeaker

Dec 06, 2017

Klipsch Introduces the Reference RF-7 III Tower Speaker

Klipsch has added a new passive tower speaker to its Reference Series. The RF-7 III ($1,799 each) features a new... Continue Reading
Klipsch Introduces the Reference RF-7 III Tower Speaker

Oct 19, 2017

Klipsch Adds New Powered Speakers to Its Reference Line

Klipsch has added a new powered tower speaker and bookshelf monitor to its Reference line. The R-28PF tower ($1,199/pair) features... Continue Reading
Klipsch Adds New Powered Speakers to Its Reference Line

Oct 09, 2017

Focal Debuts the Kanta N°2 Loudspeaker at RMAF

Focal took the occasion of Rocky Mountain Audio Fest to debut its newest loudspeaker, the Kanta N°2. Priced at $10,000/pair,... Continue Reading
Focal Debuts the Kanta N°2 Loudspeaker at RMAF

Sep 22, 2017

Bowers & Wilkins Introduces 700 Series Speaker Line

Bowers & Wilkins has introduced a new speaker line, the 700 Series, that incorporates technologies from the flagship 800 Series... Continue Reading
Bowers & Wilkins Introduces 700 Series Speaker Line

Aug 03, 2017

Audio Physic Debuts New Tower and Bookshelf Speakers

Audio Physic has introduced two new speakers: the Step plus bookshelf speaker ($2,595 to $2,795 per pair) and the Tempo... Continue Reading
Audio Physic Debuts New Tower and Bookshelf Speakers

Aug 01, 2017

Klipsch Debuts New Atmos-Enabled Speakers

Klipsch has added two new models to its Reference Atmos-enabled speaker lineup. The R-26FA ($599 each, shown here) is a... Continue Reading
Klipsch Debuts New Atmos-Enabled Speakers

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