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3-Series 5.1 Review: HiFiTest (Germany)

3-Series 5.1 Review: HiFiTest (Germany)

German website, HiFitest.de have recently reviewed the 3-Series 5.1 home cinema package. You can read the full review here, but here are a few choice snippets… “The Bass-Reflex Floorstanding Speaker (AE 305) assert themselves in our large test room, on their own, with a very balanced and nimble sound. In conjunction with the centre and rears and the active subwoofer the 3 test system for surround is enormously potent, the area is easily filled with film and music sounds.” “The subwoofer plays down tremendously deep and reserves even at very high levels, the full control of the signals supplied to it.” “The 5.1 system produces a lot of sensitivity and its enormous resolving power is convincing even the finest detailsRead More…

3-Series Review: Heimkino (Germany)

3-Series Review: Heimkino (Germany)

It’s not just in the UK that the 3-Series has been wowing the press! We’ve just received this review that features in the January 2014 issue of Heimkino Magazine. Here are a few translated quotes from the review… “Everybody who is able to call the Acoustic Energy speakers his own will be delight about the outstanding finishing quality of the pretty classical designed 5.1 speaker set. Visually, the system may address the more traditional among us but the straightforward form leaves the Acoustic Energy system appear timelessly elegant.” “The 5.1 system convinced with a lot of sensitivity and its enormous transparency, that even the finest details of sound convinced in the listening room. Additionally, the spaciousness and smooth playback ofRead More…

301 Review: Audio Video (Poland)

301 Review: Audio Video (Poland)

The December issue of the Polish Audio Video magazine have published their review of the 301. We’ve translated the most important bit for you below, but the conclusion was a 97% rating with a group test win and Editors Choice! “Great musicality, consistency, lack of distortion, sharpness, coloration or any problems with the bass. Finally, very good dynamics and excellent space – it’s all very convincing. Fully deserving of the editorial selection and appointment in our poll.” More Information 3-Series Where to Buy

Press and review round up

Press and review round up

We’ve been getting some attention in the hi-fi press recently. So, here’s a roundup of some of our press activity and reviews Hi-Fi News – Yearbook 2013 Hi-Fi News have given the Radiance 2 the “Outstanding Product” accolade in their 2013 yearbook. Verdict: “Everything the Radiance 2 speakers play is an absolute joy to hear. With their superb build quality and impressive weight they show just what a high level of sonic satisfaction can be achieved for a £1000 outlay.” You can get your copy from any good local newsagent or online from the Hi-Fi News website. Hi-Fi Choice – December 2013 In the December issue of Hi-Fi Choice the 305 floorstanders feature in a group test against four otherRead More…

301 Review: HiFi World

301 Review: HiFi World

The November issue of HiFi World magazine features yet another impeccable review on the 301. To read the full review you’ll have to pick up a copy of the magazine at your local newsagents, but again we can bring you a choice snippet… “Put together it means the 301s sound especially dynamic and authoritative with an overall performance that some more expensive loudspeakers would struggle to match. Put them with a decent amplifier and you have the makings of a very competent system.” and the verdict… “OUTSTANDING – amongst the best.” More Information 3-Series Where to Buy HiFi World

305 First Review: HiFiWigwam

305 First Review: HiFiWigwam

HiFiWigwam have published the first, exclusive review of our 305 floorstanding loudspeakers. Did they like them? What do you think? Here’s a small teaser then head over to their website to read the full review and don’t forget to leave your opinions on their forum. “Once accustomed I found them to be a real joy. There are no fireworks here, no whiz bang tom foolery. Just the music, detailed, even handed and with a revealing layered and textured bass that works so well in my room it was actually grinning.” More Information 3-Series Where to Buy HiFiWigwam

3-Series 5.1 Review: Trusted Reviews

3-Series 5.1 Review: Trusted Reviews

The Trusted Reviews website is the latest to release a review on the 3-Series. This is their verdict, but head over to their website to read the full review by clicking here. “The 3-Series is a highly impressive speaker system for the money. Its price tag certainly isn’t peanuts, but it’s much less than you’d normally expect to pay for a system of this calibre. Its build quality and styling are simply stunning, but it’s the outstanding audio performance that really seals the deal.” More Information 3-Series Where to Buy Trusted Reviews

301 Review: What Hi-Fi? Sound & Vision

301 Review: What Hi-Fi? Sound & Vision

Just like buses all our reviews tend to come along at once! So, to brighten up your Friday morning here’s the latest review on the 301. The June issue of What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision is now available and we are pleased to say that the 301 has retained its 5 Star Review status in a group test review against some stiff competition from previous 5 star reviewed products and award-winners! To read the full review and see who we were up against go and grab yourself a copy from your friendly local newsagent, but to keep you entertained here are a couple of our favourite quotes… “The Acoustic Energy 301s are talented, good-looking speakers with a natural sound andRead More…

3-Series 5.1 Review: Home Cinema Choice

3-Series 5.1 Review: Home Cinema Choice

The May 2013 issue of Home Cinema Choice features another glowing review for the 3-Series. Here are a few ‘choice’ quotes… “Overall, the package is one of the best pieces of industrial design that Acoustic Energy has come up with in yonks.” “With the cheery violence of Dredd 3D on Blu-ray, the Acoustic Energy array reproduces the onscreen brutality with a deftness and assurance that is deeply entertaining.” “The 301 is a bit of a star in two-channel terms.” “Acoustic Energy has often produced designs that perform well at real world prices and made very attractive speakers. In the 3-Series it’s done it again. Fantastic looks, well bolted together and enjoyable to listen to.” Not that we’re keeping count, butRead More…