Floorstanding loudspeakers

ACOUSTIQUE QUALITY AQ Passion

ACOUSTIQUE QUALITY AQ Passion

Acoustique Quality has been around since early 90’s. The company’s loudspeakers were always close to what can be characterized a good value for money, with a bit of pre-2000 vibe. Speaker by speaker the guys in Acoustique Quality ...

Recommended resellers

AQ s.r.o., Červenka, tel. +420 585 342 232

Sound
80%
LEGACY AUDIO Whisper XDS

LEGACY AUDIO Whisper XDS

When I reviewed Legacy Audio’s Aeris 3 years ago I had to surrender to the degree of punch, transparency and focus they delivered. It was the kind of unprecedented sonic revelation that leaves a listener with an open mouth and jaw ...

Recommended resellers

SK: Platan Audio, Hlohovec / Bratislava, tel. +421 905 409 802

Sound
90%
PMC twenty5.26

PMC twenty5.26

PMC is a British speaker company that primarily focuses on professional studio monitoring. Their speakers found home at many mastering studios and the fact that the company was awarded an Emmy® for their contribution to recording ...

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Luxusni Elektronika, Zlín, tel. +420 721 123 123

Sound
63%
MARTIN LOGAN ESL13A Expression

MARTIN LOGAN ESL13A Expression

The electrostatic panel that sticks up on a bulky subwoofer module is translucent thanks to a high degree of perforation. Thus the speakers virtually disappear from a listener's view and despite their size can fit into all but the ...

Recommended resellers

Audioego s.r.o., Praha, +420 222 722 425

Sound
65%
RAIDHO D-3.1

RAIDHO D-3.1

The Raidho’s mastermind, Michael Børresen, made very deliberate choices in the D-speakers’ design not to lose the tinniest bit of speed and resolution. That’s why he banned large diaphragms and opted for slim, deep and rigid cabinets ...

Recommended resellers

4CE Distribution, s.r.o., Bratislava, +421 904 99 88 99

Sound
88%
GRADIENT Helsinki 1.5

GRADIENT Helsinki 1.5

There is no cabinet, at least no conventional cabinet. It looks like a ship sailing on a glass plinth from side and it is almost invisible from front. It can be placed virtually anywhere in the room and yet it delivers - after some ...

Recommended resellers

HI-FI studio TYKON, Ostrava, tel. +420 723 449 894

Sound
59%
ESTELON X Diamond

ESTELON X Diamond

In the past 2 years I had an opportunity to audition both the Estelon’s flagship Extreme model and their most affordable (still quite expensive) YB speakers. Both were remarkable. The Extremes defy any categorization and the YBs ...

Recommended resellers

HI-FI studio TYKON, Ostrava, tel. +420 723 449 894

Sound
92%
UBIQ AUDIO Model One

UBIQ AUDIO Model One

Expect ‘a frighteningly dynamic, powerful, precise, transparent and yet extremely involving presentation, with natural colours of voices and instruments, along with the tremendous sense of authority and rock solid 3D stereo image’. ...

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Navrátil Audio, Havířov, tel. +420 737 821 360

Sound
62%
FOCAL Sopra N°2

FOCAL Sopra N°2

The story goes that Focal used Naim’s NAP amplifiers to voice the Sopra range which – according to my experience with Naim – is not a good endorsement. Fortunately the sound of Sopra N°2 is very well balanced as if Focal tried to ...

Recommended resellers

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

CZ: Excelia HiFi, Chrudim, tel. +420 724 00 77 44

Sound
70%
MAGICO S7

MAGICO S7

Consider that you have a lot of money and want to get closer to the real world sound experience - then Magico Q7 is a great option. Your home will become 270kg of aluminum and carbon fibers heavier and your ears will get such a ...

Recommended resellers

DE: Audio Components GmBH, Hamburg

Sound
93%
BOWERS & WILKINS 800 D3

BOWERS & WILKINS 800 D3

At a first glance the new 800 D3 speakers are built around the same principles like their successful predecessors, 800 Diamonds. And in fact they are – only that everything is a bit more extreme here - the cabinet, drivers, materials ...

Recommended resellers

Eurostar Ostrava, Dobřejovice u Prahy, tel. + 420 323 606 877

Jasyko, Brno, 541 210 108

Sound
86%
MONITOR AUDIO GOLD 300

MONITOR AUDIO GOLD 300

Look at what your competitors have and get inspired. Listen to you customers and get inspired. Review your own ideas and implement those that are relevant. Dress up the final product into an Armani suit. And here we have the Gold ...

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Horizon Trading Prague, Praha, +420 222 715 959

222715959

Sound
57%
KAISER KAWERO! Classic

KAISER KAWERO! Classic

The Kawero! Classics exhibit one of the finest workmanships I have ever experience. The way the speakers are built is exquisite and the selection of materials is mouthwatering. Kaiser Acoustics is a small family business so each pair ...

Recommended resellers

Exaudio, Praha,  tel. +420 773 193 933

Sound
81%
KEF Blade Two

KEF Blade Two

It was just a question of time when the big Blades will get a sibling. Here it is, named Blade Two. Like the big Blades the newcomers also have the thin and flat (visually, not sonically) polyurethane enclosures that are stabilized by ...

Recommended resellers

Perfect Sound Group, Praha, tel. +420 722 960 690

Sound
61%
VIENNA ACOUSTICS Imperial Liszt

VIENNA ACOUSTICS Imperial Liszt

The Imperial Liszt is a 3-way loudspeaker. It features the brand new version of Vienna Acoustics' proprietary Flat-Spider-Cone coincidental driver that is derived directly from The Music, the company's flagship model. The tweeter and ...

Recommended resellers

Kohut Audio, Košice, tel. +421 905 642 156

Sound
64%
BURMESTER BA31

BURMESTER BA31

The BA31 loudspeakers are part of Burmester's Ambience range that has been premiered just few months ago. Personally, I cannot clearly see who is the target group for this new range - the speakers look less luxurious than we are used ...

Recommended resellers

Perfect Sound Group, Praha, tel. +420 722 960 690

Sound
69%
AUDIO PHYSIC Cardeas Plus+

AUDIO PHYSIC Cardeas Plus+

Audio Physic's original Cardeas was like an album of a respected band that was recorded just because  it had to be recorded due to a contract. Not like the album that was recorded because the band wanted to. I sighed with relief that ...

Recommended resellers

CZ: High-End Audio Studio, Praha, tel. +420 224 256 844

SK: Platan Audio, Hlohovec / Bratislava, tel. +421 905 409 802

Sound
81%
AURUM CANTUS V6F

AURUM CANTUS V6F

The Aurum Cantus V6Fs have the ability to dissapear from your ear-view - they move an orchestra to your living room instead and let you bathe in an expanding and transparent soundstage. After listening to the V6Fs you'll find ...

Recommended resellers

Hifi studio MeLissa, Brno, tel. +420 777 04 1313

Sound
55%
GAMUT The Superior RS7

GAMUT The Superior RS7

The speaker slim and sharp edged cabinets represent a perfect example of Scandinavian “eco” school – they are both economically built and ecologically friendly. Do not mistaken eco for compromise – the speakers are exquisitely ...

Recommended resellers

Iryson, Kvetoslavov, tel. +421 903 418 345

Sound
79%
DUEVEL Bella Luna Diamante

DUEVEL Bella Luna Diamante

The Bella Luna Diamantes are unique with their high frequencies radiator, the unusual design of midrange and bass units, and the way they interact with listening environment. What does it mean for a listener? Speed, neutral balance ...

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AudioRanny, Praha, tel. +420 777 003 134

Sound
64%
BOWERS & WILKINS 683 S2

BOWERS & WILKINS 683 S2

Mainstream floorstanders are the subject of this review. They can be had at 1-2 monthly salaries and as such they can be yours if you skip family vacations this year. Unlike suntan these speakers will make you happy also in ...

Recommended resellers

Eurostar Ostrava, Dobřejovice u Prahy, tel. + 420 323 606 877

Jasyko, Brno, 541 210 108

Sound
41%
AVANTGARDE ACOUSTIC Uno Fino

AVANTGARDE ACOUSTIC Uno Fino

Should your priority is to blend the speakers with your interior and make them visually disappear, the Avantgarde Acoustic Uno Fino is not for you. I am not in favor of color lacquers on speakers and prefer natural veneers where ...

Recommended resellers

HI-FI studio TYKON, Ostrava, tel. +420 723 449 894

Sound
60%
YG ACOUSTICS Sonja 1.2

YG ACOUSTICS Sonja 1.2

Unlike working with MDF boards machining and milling aluminum into highly precise parts is a breeze - provided that one owns state-of-the-art CNC machines and has unlimited source of aluminum billets and plates. A good part of Sonja ...

Recommended resellers

D: PIA Hifi, Německo

Sound
83%
FOCAL JMlab Aria 936

FOCAL JMlab Aria 936

In the past Focal changed the material for its drivers several times, from paper and different polymers to Kevlar. Now the company has decided to go even more organic - the all new Aria 936s use flax fiber in their drivers. And, boy, ...

Recommended resellers

CZ: Horn Distribution, Praha, +420 272 656 485

Sound
54%
LEGACY AUDIO Aeris

LEGACY AUDIO Aeris

All of us know the defining moments when we think that we have precised the sound of our systems to a perfection when, without a warning, we experience such a sonic progress through a new component or a cable that we cannot sleep at ...

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SK: Platan Audio, Hlohovec / Bratislava, tel. +421 905 409 802

Sound
89%
TAD Evolution One

TAD Evolution One

With the TAD Evolution One be prepared for a performance that cannot be heard anywhere else. Perhaps due to the professional heritage of the Reference One the Evolution Ones are less high-end and more studio-like in their ...

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KAS Audio, Praha, tel. +420 602 406 436

Sound
83%
SONUS FABER Olympica II

SONUS FABER Olympica II

I was stunned by the ultimate craftsmanship – to me the Olympica represents the essence of beauty in modern cabinetmaking. They always knew in Sonus Faber how to appeal to emotions and every Sonus Faber speaker does have certain ...

Recommended resellers

HI-FI studio TYKON, Ostrava, tel. +420 723 449 894

Navrátil Audio, Havířov, tel. +420 737 821 360

Excelia HiFi, Chrudim, tel. +420 724 00 77 44

Sound
61%
PIO SOUND Eagle

PIO SOUND Eagle

The mids are perfect, beguilingly tonally rich and very neutral if I may say so. The speakers were not pushing the sound to me, rather they were inviting me through an open door to take a part in the performance. For the Eagles it ...

Recommended resellers

High-End Audio Studio, Praha, tel. +420 224 256 844

Sound
60%
INDIANA LINE Tesi 560

INDIANA LINE Tesi 560

It does not happen too often that I start thinking about purchasing the reviewed component. And it never happens that such thoughts are motivated by a desire to own the component for pure joy. The Indiana Line Tesi 560s triggered ...

Recommended resellers

HiFi Sound, Brno, tel. 605250923

Sound
25%
AUDIO PHYSIC Avantera

AUDIO PHYSIC Avantera

The Audio Physic’s HHCM midrange drivers are fantastic. The realism of both male and female vocals through the Avanteras is nothing short of magic. The Avanteras skillfully blend a cocktail full of colors, sonority, textures, ...

Recommended resellers

CZ: High-End Audio Studio, Praha, tel. +420 224 256 844

SK: Platan Audio, Hlohovec / Bratislava, tel. +421 905 409 802

Sound
64%
SONY SS-AR1

SONY SS-AR1

Sony helped to create an audio tape. They gave birth to walkman. They revolutionarized red-book format and digitalized tape recording into the MiniDisc. They had started the battle for a higher resolution and won it with the SACD ...

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Sony Czech, Praha

Sound
64%
BOWERS & WILKINS 800 Diamond

BOWERS & WILKINS 800 Diamond

I tried to intimidate the speakers with playing loud music louder than life and expected the woofers’ membranes to hit their stops or hear the cabinets rattling. I tried to demolish the speakers with cannons from Tchaikovsky's ...

Recommended resellers

Eurostar Ostrava, Dobřejovice u Prahy, tel. + 420 323 606 877

Jasyko, Brno, 541 210 108

Profimedia, Opava, 553 759 017

Sound
78%
BOWERS & WILKINS 802 Diamond

BOWERS & WILKINS 802 Diamond

The 802 Diamond appeared to be the most placement sensitive speakers I had ever had to place. This is not to say that I could not enjoy the great sound immediately after the speakers replaced my then resident speakers, but to ...

Recommended resellers

Eurostar Ostrava, Dobřejovice u Prahy, tel. + 420 323 606 877

Jasyko, Brno, 541 210 108

Profimedia, Opava, 553 759 017

Sound
75%
WILSON AUDIO Sasha W/P

WILSON AUDIO Sasha W/P

It is senseless to discuss the Sasha’s dynamics that are great in the typical Wilson Audio fashion. More importantly, the Sasha is capable of capturing the soul of the music and this happens also with not-so-perfect recordings, like ...

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Finale Audio, Praha, tel. +420 221 014 604

Sound
78%
FOCAL JMlab Scala Utopia

FOCAL JMlab Scala Utopia

What the Scalas are superb at is their tonal fidelity and top-to-bottom seamlessness. It is very rare to meet a loudspeaker that does not show off yet it is apparently correct in what it does. Today everyone tries to make an ...

Recommended resellers

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

CZ: Excelia HiFi, Chrudim, tel. +420 724 00 77 44

Sound
74%
GAMUT M'inenT M5

GAMUT M'inenT M5

The M5's stunned me with their breathtaking dynamics and open and transparent sound. Which is something I love and also something I enjoyed with many other superb speakers. However, what I was not prepared for was the fact that some ...

Recommended resellers

Iryson, Kvetoslavov, tel. +421 903 418 345

Sound
62%
PATHOS Frontiers Prime

PATHOS Frontiers Prime

To sum it up, the Pathos Frontiers Prime features 6 transducers radiating in 3 non-parallel planes, which is a sort of a unique solution. Pathos calls it SST, which stands for Sound Set Technology, with the simple goal: to eliminate ...

Recommended resellers

High-End Audio Studio, Belgická 4, Praha, tel. +420 224 256 844

Sound
74%
CHARIO Constellation Cygnus

CHARIO Constellation Cygnus

When I set my eyes on the Constellation Cygnus for the first time I wanted to exclaim 'what a beautiful walnut veneer!'. Only later I learnt that the use of veneer would degrade the work of art of Chario: the panels of the Cygnus are ...

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High-End Audio Studio, Belgická 4, Praha, tel. +420 224 256 844

Sound
38%
DYNAUDIO Evidence Master

DYNAUDIO Evidence Master

The ancient jangara cymbal sound is not unlike honing a samurai sword’s blade - the steeliness sends shivers down your spine. The surrealistic sounds like this immediately let you know that this is the real cream of speakers and not ...

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Audiostudio s.r.o., Olomouc, tel. +420 608 752 475

Sound
87%
ZU Audio Essence

ZU Audio Essence

They look like ordinary rectangular blocks, something you would expect. But wait - what is the strange thing in the middle of the driver? Dva obyčejné kvádry na čtvercové podstavě, ani zezadu nic extra zajímavého, ale počkat… co tam ...

Recommended resellers

Interaudio, Komárno, +421 905 884 677, Slovenská republika

Sound
50%
XAVIAN Giulia

XAVIAN Giulia

The Giulia is a beautiful loudspeaker. It does not feature state-of-the-art technologies. It is not designed by a flamboyant architect. The Giulia is the complete "back to the roots" of loudspeaker building - it features fine ...

Recommended resellers

Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

Sound
56%
BOWERS & WILKINS 804 Diamond

BOWERS & WILKINS 804 Diamond

Unlike the previous generations of B&W’s the new Diamonds are real diamonds. Within its price range they rank amongst the best available loudspeakers and in certain aspects (airy detail, excellent soundstaging, responsiveness and ...

Recommended resellers

Eurostar Ostrava, Dobřejovice u Prahy, tel. + 420 323 606 877

Jasyko, Brno, 541 210 108

Profimedia, Opava, 553 759 017

Sound
58%
USHER CP-8571 Diamond DMD

USHER CP-8571 Diamond DMD

The Usher CP-8571 DMDs are specified from 26Hz, however, subjectively they go far lower than that. In the bass region the difference between the Dancer Mini Ones and the CP-8571’s is like the difference between driving VW Golf and VW ...

Recommended resellers

PP HiFi Studio, Otrokovice, tel. +420 603 581 305

Navrátil Audio, Havířov, tel. +420 737 821 360

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

Sound
63%
ANTE Supersonic One

ANTE Supersonic One

The Supersonics were visually inspired by Lamborghini Countach racer. The functional elegance of the Lamborghini does not come at budget costs and neither the Ante does. The price tag of €160,000 keeps the Supersonics in the company ...

Recommended resellers

Media Control, Bratislava, SK, +421 905 613 928

Sound
84%
DYNAUDIO DM 3/7

DYNAUDIO DM 3/7

Have you ever noticed how much people cough during classical or acoustic jazz concerts? each and every silent section or break is populated by coughing people no matter where the perfromance takes place. The coughing in A Case of You ...

Recommended resellers

Audiostudio s.r.o., Olomouc, tel. +420 608 752 475

Sound
51%
REVEL Ultima Studio2

REVEL Ultima Studio2

The first good thing to put down is that there is a surprisingly wide sweet-spot window. It does not really matter if you move your head left or right – you are always getting the same - that is the best possible - sound. Dispersion ...

Recommended resellers

Excelia HiFi, Chrudim, tel. +420 724 00 77 44

Absolute Audio, Praha, tel. +420 777 739 377

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

Sound
67%
PIONEER S-3EX

PIONEER S-3EX

The Pioneer S-3EXs are beautifully built speakers. They look good on photos but they look even better in reality. The curves of the speakers as if were sculpted by Michelangelo's chissel.

Recommended resellers

Basys CS, Praha tel. +420 234 706 700,

Sound
47%
USHER Dancer Mini One Diamond

USHER Dancer Mini One Diamond

Grieg’s Peer Gynt orchestral suite opens with a magic and moody flute that lures a listener into an early morning landscape. The soothing sound is supported by velvety strings that are joint by the rest of the orchestra with tour de ...

Recommended resellers

PP HiFi Studio, Otrokovice, tel. +420 603 581 305

Navrátil Audio, Havířov, tel. +420 737 821 360

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

Sound
54%
DYNAUDIO Confidence C2 II

DYNAUDIO Confidence C2 II

Dynaudio doubled the midrange driver for the C2 II (which is not exceptional) but it also doubled the tweeter (which is exceptional). All the drivers are arranged in a kind of pseudo-d´Appolito arrangement that is derived from ...

Recommended resellers

Audiostudio s.r.o., Olomouc, tel. +420 608 752 475

Sound
67%
USHER Be-10 Dancer

USHER Be-10 Dancer

Úžasný zvuk, překvapivá hodnota. Tak takhle nějak to stojí ve sloganu taiwanských Usher. Spíše než z dálného východu však vypadají, jako by Be-10 přišly od Armaniho. Navíc pro Usher hraje i fakt, že si většinu komponentů firma vyrábí ...

Recommended resellers

PP HiFi Studio, Otrokovice, tel. +420 603 581 305

Navrátil Audio, Havířov, tel. +420 737 821 360

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

Sound
70%
MISSION 796

MISSION 796

The design of the rather slim Mission 796 speakers is elegantly timeless. Side walls are tapered towards the back in aerodynamic curves, the high gloss finish is spotless and quality of build is luxurious. The Missions are simply one ...

Recommended resellers

Excelia HiFi, Chrudim, tel. +420 724 00 77 44

Sound
45%
WILSON AUDIO Sophia 2

WILSON AUDIO Sophia 2

In Wilson Audio they have been always promoting extremely strict production tolerances. They say they use two types of soldering metal depending on which frequencies should be passed through the join, and also that internal cables ...

Recommended resellers

Finale Audio, Praha, +420 605 419 162

Sound
68%
WHARFEDALE Diamond 9.5

WHARFEDALE Diamond 9.5

The Wharfedale Diamond 9.5s belong to a serious product category. Entry-level speakers do form our opinions on hifi for many years to come. Very often they set a kind of sonic benchmark: we do not like to depart from the sonic ...

Recommended resellers

RP Audio , Ostrava, +420 596 110 872

Sound
23%
YAMAHA Soavo 1

YAMAHA Soavo 1

Yamaha proves once again that it needs to be counted with. The Soavo 1s are - at their price region - seriously designed speakers with good value. They combine full range floorstanders with monitor-like focus, all packed in nicely ...

Recommended resellers

K+B Expert, Praha tel. +420 272 122 259,

Sound
46%

ACOUSTIQUE QUALITY AQ Passion

Acoustique Quality has been around since early 90’s. The company’s loudspeakers were always close to what can be characterized a good value for money, with a bit of pre-2000 vibe. Speaker by speaker the guys in Acoustique Quality ...

Recommended resellers

AQ s.r.o., Červenka, tel. +420 585 342 232

Sound
80%

LEGACY AUDIO Whisper XDS

When I reviewed Legacy Audio’s Aeris 3 years ago I had to surrender to the degree of punch, transparency and focus they delivered. It was the kind of unprecedented sonic revelation that leaves a listener with an open mouth and jaw ...

Recommended resellers

SK: Platan Audio, Hlohovec / Bratislava, tel. +421 905 409 802

Sound
90%

PMC twenty5.26

PMC is a British speaker company that primarily focuses on professional studio monitoring. Their speakers found home at many mastering studios and the fact that the company was awarded an Emmy® for their contribution to recording ...

Recommended resellers

Luxusni Elektronika, Zlín, tel. +420 721 123 123

Sound
63%

MARTIN LOGAN ESL13A Expression

The electrostatic panel that sticks up on a bulky subwoofer module is translucent thanks to a high degree of perforation. Thus the speakers virtually disappear from a listener's view and despite their size can fit into all but the ...

Recommended resellers

Audioego s.r.o., Praha, +420 222 722 425

Sound
65%

RAIDHO D-3.1

The Raidho’s mastermind, Michael Børresen, made very deliberate choices in the D-speakers’ design not to lose the tinniest bit of speed and resolution. That’s why he banned large diaphragms and opted for slim, deep and rigid cabinets ...

Recommended resellers

4CE Distribution, s.r.o., Bratislava, +421 904 99 88 99

Sound
88%

GRADIENT Helsinki 1.5

There is no cabinet, at least no conventional cabinet. It looks like a ship sailing on a glass plinth from side and it is almost invisible from front. It can be placed virtually anywhere in the room and yet it delivers - after some ...

Recommended resellers

HI-FI studio TYKON, Ostrava, tel. +420 723 449 894

Sound
59%

ESTELON X Diamond

In the past 2 years I had an opportunity to audition both the Estelon’s flagship Extreme model and their most affordable (still quite expensive) YB speakers. Both were remarkable. The Extremes defy any categorization and the YBs ...

Recommended resellers

HI-FI studio TYKON, Ostrava, tel. +420 723 449 894

Sound
92%

UBIQ AUDIO Model One

Expect ‘a frighteningly dynamic, powerful, precise, transparent and yet extremely involving presentation, with natural colours of voices and instruments, along with the tremendous sense of authority and rock solid 3D stereo image’. ...

Recommended resellers

Navrátil Audio, Havířov, tel. +420 737 821 360

Sound
62%

FOCAL Sopra N°2

The story goes that Focal used Naim’s NAP amplifiers to voice the Sopra range which – according to my experience with Naim – is not a good endorsement. Fortunately the sound of Sopra N°2 is very well balanced as if Focal tried to ...

Recommended resellers

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

CZ: Excelia HiFi, Chrudim, tel. +420 724 00 77 44

Sound
70%

MAGICO S7

Consider that you have a lot of money and want to get closer to the real world sound experience - then Magico Q7 is a great option. Your home will become 270kg of aluminum and carbon fibers heavier and your ears will get such a ...

Recommended resellers

DE: Audio Components GmBH, Hamburg

Sound
93%

BOWERS & WILKINS 800 D3

At a first glance the new 800 D3 speakers are built around the same principles like their successful predecessors, 800 Diamonds. And in fact they are – only that everything is a bit more extreme here - the cabinet, drivers, materials ...

Recommended resellers

Eurostar Ostrava, Dobřejovice u Prahy, tel. + 420 323 606 877

Jasyko, Brno, 541 210 108

Sound
86%

MONITOR AUDIO GOLD 300

Look at what your competitors have and get inspired. Listen to you customers and get inspired. Review your own ideas and implement those that are relevant. Dress up the final product into an Armani suit. And here we have the Gold ...

Recommended resellers

Horizon Trading Prague, Praha, +420 222 715 959

222715959

Sound
57%

KAISER KAWERO! Classic

The Kawero! Classics exhibit one of the finest workmanships I have ever experience. The way the speakers are built is exquisite and the selection of materials is mouthwatering. Kaiser Acoustics is a small family business so each pair ...

Recommended resellers

Exaudio, Praha,  tel. +420 773 193 933

Sound
81%

KEF Blade Two

It was just a question of time when the big Blades will get a sibling. Here it is, named Blade Two. Like the big Blades the newcomers also have the thin and flat (visually, not sonically) polyurethane enclosures that are stabilized by ...

Recommended resellers

Perfect Sound Group, Praha, tel. +420 722 960 690

Sound
61%

VIENNA ACOUSTICS Imperial Liszt

The Imperial Liszt is a 3-way loudspeaker. It features the brand new version of Vienna Acoustics' proprietary Flat-Spider-Cone coincidental driver that is derived directly from The Music, the company's flagship model. The tweeter and ...

Recommended resellers

Kohut Audio, Košice, tel. +421 905 642 156

Sound
64%

BURMESTER BA31

The BA31 loudspeakers are part of Burmester's Ambience range that has been premiered just few months ago. Personally, I cannot clearly see who is the target group for this new range - the speakers look less luxurious than we are used ...

Recommended resellers

Perfect Sound Group, Praha, tel. +420 722 960 690

Sound
69%

AUDIO PHYSIC Cardeas Plus+

Audio Physic's original Cardeas was like an album of a respected band that was recorded just because  it had to be recorded due to a contract. Not like the album that was recorded because the band wanted to. I sighed with relief that ...

Recommended resellers

CZ: High-End Audio Studio, Praha, tel. +420 224 256 844

SK: Platan Audio, Hlohovec / Bratislava, tel. +421 905 409 802

Sound
81%

AURUM CANTUS V6F

The Aurum Cantus V6Fs have the ability to dissapear from your ear-view - they move an orchestra to your living room instead and let you bathe in an expanding and transparent soundstage. After listening to the V6Fs you'll find ...

Recommended resellers

Hifi studio MeLissa, Brno, tel. +420 777 04 1313

Sound
55%

GAMUT The Superior RS7

The speaker slim and sharp edged cabinets represent a perfect example of Scandinavian “eco” school – they are both economically built and ecologically friendly. Do not mistaken eco for compromise – the speakers are exquisitely ...

Recommended resellers

Iryson, Kvetoslavov, tel. +421 903 418 345

Sound
79%

DUEVEL Bella Luna Diamante

The Bella Luna Diamantes are unique with their high frequencies radiator, the unusual design of midrange and bass units, and the way they interact with listening environment. What does it mean for a listener? Speed, neutral balance ...

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AudioRanny, Praha, tel. +420 777 003 134

Sound
64%

BOWERS & WILKINS 683 S2

Mainstream floorstanders are the subject of this review. They can be had at 1-2 monthly salaries and as such they can be yours if you skip family vacations this year. Unlike suntan these speakers will make you happy also in ...

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Eurostar Ostrava, Dobřejovice u Prahy, tel. + 420 323 606 877

Jasyko, Brno, 541 210 108

Sound
41%

AVANTGARDE ACOUSTIC Uno Fino

Should your priority is to blend the speakers with your interior and make them visually disappear, the Avantgarde Acoustic Uno Fino is not for you. I am not in favor of color lacquers on speakers and prefer natural veneers where ...

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HI-FI studio TYKON, Ostrava, tel. +420 723 449 894

Sound
60%

YG ACOUSTICS Sonja 1.2

Unlike working with MDF boards machining and milling aluminum into highly precise parts is a breeze - provided that one owns state-of-the-art CNC machines and has unlimited source of aluminum billets and plates. A good part of Sonja ...

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D: PIA Hifi, Německo

Sound
83%

FOCAL JMlab Aria 936

In the past Focal changed the material for its drivers several times, from paper and different polymers to Kevlar. Now the company has decided to go even more organic - the all new Aria 936s use flax fiber in their drivers. And, boy, ...

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CZ: Horn Distribution, Praha, +420 272 656 485

Sound
54%

LEGACY AUDIO Aeris

All of us know the defining moments when we think that we have precised the sound of our systems to a perfection when, without a warning, we experience such a sonic progress through a new component or a cable that we cannot sleep at ...

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SK: Platan Audio, Hlohovec / Bratislava, tel. +421 905 409 802

Sound
89%

TAD Evolution One

With the TAD Evolution One be prepared for a performance that cannot be heard anywhere else. Perhaps due to the professional heritage of the Reference One the Evolution Ones are less high-end and more studio-like in their ...

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KAS Audio, Praha, tel. +420 602 406 436

Sound
83%

SONUS FABER Olympica II

I was stunned by the ultimate craftsmanship – to me the Olympica represents the essence of beauty in modern cabinetmaking. They always knew in Sonus Faber how to appeal to emotions and every Sonus Faber speaker does have certain ...

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HI-FI studio TYKON, Ostrava, tel. +420 723 449 894

Navrátil Audio, Havířov, tel. +420 737 821 360

Excelia HiFi, Chrudim, tel. +420 724 00 77 44

Sound
61%

PIO SOUND Eagle

The mids are perfect, beguilingly tonally rich and very neutral if I may say so. The speakers were not pushing the sound to me, rather they were inviting me through an open door to take a part in the performance. For the Eagles it ...

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High-End Audio Studio, Praha, tel. +420 224 256 844

Sound
60%

INDIANA LINE Tesi 560

It does not happen too often that I start thinking about purchasing the reviewed component. And it never happens that such thoughts are motivated by a desire to own the component for pure joy. The Indiana Line Tesi 560s triggered ...

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HiFi Sound, Brno, tel. 605250923

Sound
25%

AUDIO PHYSIC Avantera

The Audio Physic’s HHCM midrange drivers are fantastic. The realism of both male and female vocals through the Avanteras is nothing short of magic. The Avanteras skillfully blend a cocktail full of colors, sonority, textures, ...

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CZ: High-End Audio Studio, Praha, tel. +420 224 256 844

SK: Platan Audio, Hlohovec / Bratislava, tel. +421 905 409 802

Sound
64%

SONY SS-AR1

Sony helped to create an audio tape. They gave birth to walkman. They revolutionarized red-book format and digitalized tape recording into the MiniDisc. They had started the battle for a higher resolution and won it with the SACD ...

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Sony Czech, Praha

Sound
64%

BOWERS & WILKINS 800 Diamond

I tried to intimidate the speakers with playing loud music louder than life and expected the woofers’ membranes to hit their stops or hear the cabinets rattling. I tried to demolish the speakers with cannons from Tchaikovsky's ...

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Eurostar Ostrava, Dobřejovice u Prahy, tel. + 420 323 606 877

Jasyko, Brno, 541 210 108

Profimedia, Opava, 553 759 017

Sound
78%

BOWERS & WILKINS 802 Diamond

The 802 Diamond appeared to be the most placement sensitive speakers I had ever had to place. This is not to say that I could not enjoy the great sound immediately after the speakers replaced my then resident speakers, but to ...

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Eurostar Ostrava, Dobřejovice u Prahy, tel. + 420 323 606 877

Jasyko, Brno, 541 210 108

Profimedia, Opava, 553 759 017

Sound
75%

WILSON AUDIO Sasha W/P

It is senseless to discuss the Sasha’s dynamics that are great in the typical Wilson Audio fashion. More importantly, the Sasha is capable of capturing the soul of the music and this happens also with not-so-perfect recordings, like ...

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Finale Audio, Praha, tel. +420 221 014 604

Sound
78%

FOCAL JMlab Scala Utopia

What the Scalas are superb at is their tonal fidelity and top-to-bottom seamlessness. It is very rare to meet a loudspeaker that does not show off yet it is apparently correct in what it does. Today everyone tries to make an ...

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SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

CZ: Excelia HiFi, Chrudim, tel. +420 724 00 77 44

Sound
74%

GAMUT M'inenT M5

The M5's stunned me with their breathtaking dynamics and open and transparent sound. Which is something I love and also something I enjoyed with many other superb speakers. However, what I was not prepared for was the fact that some ...

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Iryson, Kvetoslavov, tel. +421 903 418 345

Sound
62%

PATHOS Frontiers Prime

To sum it up, the Pathos Frontiers Prime features 6 transducers radiating in 3 non-parallel planes, which is a sort of a unique solution. Pathos calls it SST, which stands for Sound Set Technology, with the simple goal: to eliminate ...

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High-End Audio Studio, Belgická 4, Praha, tel. +420 224 256 844

Sound
74%

CHARIO Constellation Cygnus

When I set my eyes on the Constellation Cygnus for the first time I wanted to exclaim 'what a beautiful walnut veneer!'. Only later I learnt that the use of veneer would degrade the work of art of Chario: the panels of the Cygnus are ...

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High-End Audio Studio, Belgická 4, Praha, tel. +420 224 256 844

Sound
38%

DYNAUDIO Evidence Master

The ancient jangara cymbal sound is not unlike honing a samurai sword’s blade - the steeliness sends shivers down your spine. The surrealistic sounds like this immediately let you know that this is the real cream of speakers and not ...

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Audiostudio s.r.o., Olomouc, tel. +420 608 752 475

Sound
87%

ZU Audio Essence

They look like ordinary rectangular blocks, something you would expect. But wait - what is the strange thing in the middle of the driver? Dva obyčejné kvádry na čtvercové podstavě, ani zezadu nic extra zajímavého, ale počkat… co tam ...

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Interaudio, Komárno, +421 905 884 677, Slovenská republika

Sound
50%

XAVIAN Giulia

The Giulia is a beautiful loudspeaker. It does not feature state-of-the-art technologies. It is not designed by a flamboyant architect. The Giulia is the complete "back to the roots" of loudspeaker building - it features fine ...

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Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

Sound
56%

BOWERS & WILKINS 804 Diamond

Unlike the previous generations of B&W’s the new Diamonds are real diamonds. Within its price range they rank amongst the best available loudspeakers and in certain aspects (airy detail, excellent soundstaging, responsiveness and ...

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Eurostar Ostrava, Dobřejovice u Prahy, tel. + 420 323 606 877

Jasyko, Brno, 541 210 108

Profimedia, Opava, 553 759 017

Sound
58%

USHER CP-8571 Diamond DMD

The Usher CP-8571 DMDs are specified from 26Hz, however, subjectively they go far lower than that. In the bass region the difference between the Dancer Mini Ones and the CP-8571’s is like the difference between driving VW Golf and VW ...

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PP HiFi Studio, Otrokovice, tel. +420 603 581 305

Navrátil Audio, Havířov, tel. +420 737 821 360

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

Sound
63%

ANTE Supersonic One

The Supersonics were visually inspired by Lamborghini Countach racer. The functional elegance of the Lamborghini does not come at budget costs and neither the Ante does. The price tag of €160,000 keeps the Supersonics in the company ...

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Media Control, Bratislava, SK, +421 905 613 928

Sound
84%

DYNAUDIO DM 3/7

Have you ever noticed how much people cough during classical or acoustic jazz concerts? each and every silent section or break is populated by coughing people no matter where the perfromance takes place. The coughing in A Case of You ...

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Audiostudio s.r.o., Olomouc, tel. +420 608 752 475

Sound
51%

REVEL Ultima Studio2

The first good thing to put down is that there is a surprisingly wide sweet-spot window. It does not really matter if you move your head left or right – you are always getting the same - that is the best possible - sound. Dispersion ...

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Excelia HiFi, Chrudim, tel. +420 724 00 77 44

Absolute Audio, Praha, tel. +420 777 739 377

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

Sound
67%

PIONEER S-3EX

The Pioneer S-3EXs are beautifully built speakers. They look good on photos but they look even better in reality. The curves of the speakers as if were sculpted by Michelangelo's chissel.

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Basys CS, Praha tel. +420 234 706 700,

Sound
47%

USHER Dancer Mini One Diamond

Grieg’s Peer Gynt orchestral suite opens with a magic and moody flute that lures a listener into an early morning landscape. The soothing sound is supported by velvety strings that are joint by the rest of the orchestra with tour de ...

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PP HiFi Studio, Otrokovice, tel. +420 603 581 305

Navrátil Audio, Havířov, tel. +420 737 821 360

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

Sound
54%

DYNAUDIO Confidence C2 II

Dynaudio doubled the midrange driver for the C2 II (which is not exceptional) but it also doubled the tweeter (which is exceptional). All the drivers are arranged in a kind of pseudo-d´Appolito arrangement that is derived from ...

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Audiostudio s.r.o., Olomouc, tel. +420 608 752 475

Sound
67%

USHER Be-10 Dancer

Úžasný zvuk, překvapivá hodnota. Tak takhle nějak to stojí ve sloganu taiwanských Usher. Spíše než z dálného východu však vypadají, jako by Be-10 přišly od Armaniho. Navíc pro Usher hraje i fakt, že si většinu komponentů firma vyrábí ...

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PP HiFi Studio, Otrokovice, tel. +420 603 581 305

Navrátil Audio, Havířov, tel. +420 737 821 360

SK: Nisel SK, Bratislava, tel. +421 905 203 078

Sound
70%

MISSION 796

The design of the rather slim Mission 796 speakers is elegantly timeless. Side walls are tapered towards the back in aerodynamic curves, the high gloss finish is spotless and quality of build is luxurious. The Missions are simply one ...

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Excelia HiFi, Chrudim, tel. +420 724 00 77 44

Sound
45%

WILSON AUDIO Sophia 2

In Wilson Audio they have been always promoting extremely strict production tolerances. They say they use two types of soldering metal depending on which frequencies should be passed through the join, and also that internal cables ...

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Finale Audio, Praha, +420 605 419 162

Sound
68%

WHARFEDALE Diamond 9.5

The Wharfedale Diamond 9.5s belong to a serious product category. Entry-level speakers do form our opinions on hifi for many years to come. Very often they set a kind of sonic benchmark: we do not like to depart from the sonic ...

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RP Audio , Ostrava, +420 596 110 872

Sound
23%

YAMAHA Soavo 1

Yamaha proves once again that it needs to be counted with. The Soavo 1s are - at their price region - seriously designed speakers with good value. They combine full range floorstanders with monitor-like focus, all packed in nicely ...

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K+B Expert, Praha tel. +420 272 122 259,

Sound
46%