XTZ Divine Delta Review

Xtz Divine Delta Review

XTZ Divine Delta standmount loudspeaker by Alan Sircom Let’s start in the middle here. No matter how you slice it, irrespective of how good or bad you think the XTZ Divine Delta is in sonic terms, as a value-for-money proposition, it’s outstanding. All other considerations aside, this D’Appolito design, intended for home cinema use as … Read more

AMAZON ECHO SUB Review: Echo bass boost

Amazon Echo Sub Review

Amazon’s wireless subwoofer may ape the styling of its Echo speakers but isn’t the chatty type. It does like to throw its weight around, though, says Steve May. Read our AMAZON ECHO SUB Review. 6in wireless subwoofer for Alexa systems Amazon’s first Alexa-compatible Echo subwoofer PEERS: Apple Homepod; Yamaha MusicCast SUB 100 IF YOU’VE BEEN hankering after … Read more

FOCAL 300 ICW 8 Review

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FOCAL 300 ICW 8 Focal has Flax appeal Richard Stevenson finds these in-ceiling speakers easy to fit and loveLy to listen to Coaxial in-ceiling speaker with 8in midbass driver Largest in-ceiling 300 Series model PEERS: KEF Ci200RR-THX; GoldenEar Invisia 650 For the ultimate home cinema install, an in-ceiling speaker is appealing. And if you thought … Read more

Acoustic Energy AE1 Review

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Acoustic Energy AE1 Active loudspeaker by Alan Sircom The Acoustic Energy AE1 is a long-standing fixture in the British audio firmament. The standmount loudspeaker has been around in some guise or another since 1987. We tested the AE1 Classic way back in Issue 51, and it had already been around for decades then. It’s been … Read more


Dynaudio Music 7 Review

Before you can say Great Danes…. DYNAUDIO MUSIC 7 Review – Dynaudio enters the multiroom speaker arena with its super-stylish Music range. Martin Dew gives the flagship HDMI-equipped model a run for its money Table of ContentsDYNAUDIO MUSIC 7 Review: AV INFODYNAUDIO MUSIC 7 Review: Blow it wide openDYNAUDIO MUSIC 7 Review: An exceptional hybridDYNAUDIO … Read more

CREATIVE Muvo 2c Review

Creative Muvo 2c Review

CREATIVE Muvo 2c Review – CHEAP, PORTABLE BLUETOOTH speakers usually suffer from one or more of the following: weak sound, poor build quality or a dearth of features. It would be understandable, then, to approach Creative’s Muvo 2c with a degree of trepidation. It’s certainly cheap, and measuring 93x38x67mm, it’s not like there’s much room … Read more

Elipson Prestige Facet 8B Review

Elipson Prestige Facet 8b Review

This is the French company’s price point best-game offering with an update of a more conventional design Elipson Prestige Facet 8B – A significant bump up in size and bulk for our nominal outlay, the Elipson offering comes with an optional screw-in plinth that increases its already substantial footprint size, but not the sound quality if … Read more

Dynaudio Emit M10 Review

Dynaudio Emit M10 Review

Dynaudio Emit M10 – As the entry model to its range, Dynaudio understands the importance of making a good first impression [wpsm_toplist] Having largely ditched its wilfully wacko designs, Dynaudio’s Emit MIO is a smart, well-finished box with nicely chamfered edges at the front that’s only slightly larger than the DALI, though once you’ve pulled away … Read more

DALI Opticon 1 Review

Dali Opticon 1 Review

DALI Opticon 1 Review – The smallest speaker often starts off as the underdog, but small can be good, especially if it’s made by DALI Almost lovably petite, the Opticon 1 is the smallest speaker in the group by a dear margin, which means it will fit almost anywhere. For the purposes of coaxing out its … Read more

Airpulse A200 Review

Airpulse Audio A200 Review

These speakers’ premium build and ribbon tweeters have Steve May grinning all over Airpulse A200 Review – WHILE THE BRAND may not be familiar, the designer behind Airpulse Audio might be. Phil Jones helped found British hi-fi outfit Acoustic Energy, and was responsible for a run of high-performing designs. These studio-style active monitor speakers are … Read more

SVS SB-4000 Review: Bass to believe in

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SVS SB-4000 Review – SVS’s heavy-duty SB-4000 subwoofer partners a large driver and 1.200W amp with intelligent operation. Ed Selley tries his hardest to ruffle its feathers Table of ContentsSVS SB-4000 Review: AV InfoProductPositionPeersSVS SB-4000 Review: Cruising for a bruisingSVS SB-4000 Review: Essential auditionSVS SB-4000 Review: VERDICTSVS SB-4000 Review: SPECIFICATIONSSVS SB-4000 Review: FEATURESSVS SB-4000 Review: PARTNER … Read more

Q ACOUSTICS 7000i 5.1 SLIM review

Q Acoustics 7000i 5 1 Slim Review

Q Acoustics has tweaked its 7000 Series, adding its slimmest subwoofer yet. Ed Selley weighs it up Cinema on a diet Q ACOUSTICS 7000i 5.1 SLIM review – Having arrived in the affordable speaker market and issued a swift kicking to the established order, things have calmed down a little at Q Acoustics. Its ranges of speakers … Read more