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AE109 Review: Audio Magazine (Germany)

German magazine, Audio, are the latest to review and rate the AE109 floorstanders. We’ve been receiving some fantastic reviews from the German press of late and we’re pleased to say that the latest review from “Audio​” on the AE109 continues that tradition! The AE109s have been awarded a “Recommended” badge. We’ve translated a couple of quotes for you… “The first bars of ours test music showed that the speaker, along with inner harmony, moreover had a clear punch. Although smallRead More…

AE309 Review: Salon AV Russia

AE309 Review: Salon AV Russia

Russian magazine Salon AV have got their hands a pair of the new AE309 floorstanders and compare them to the AE109’s… You can read the full review over on their website (link below, Google Translate may come in handy for those who can’t read Russian!) but we’ve pulled out a few quotes for you… “The photo shows the difference in dimensions between the AE109 and AE309 – the latter have an obviously larger volume and calibre of drivers, and theRead More…

AE1 Active Review: “Groovy” says The Audiophile Man

AE1 Active Review: “Groovy” says The Audiophile Man

The Audiophile Man reviews the AE1 Active’s. The Audiophile Man, also known as Paul Rigby, has recently reviewed the AE1 Active’s. You can read the full review over on The Audiophile Mans website but here are a few quotes… “I spun She’s Got Claws from Gary Numan’s Dance 2LP reissue. I was immediately impressed with the vast amount of air and space, swimming around the upper frequencies that produced a superb sense of instrumental separation. That is, the elbow roomRead More…

AE300 Review: Hi-Fi Choice Recommended

HiFi Choice magazine are the first to get their hands on the new AE300 in this exclusive review… The quotes below, along with the Recommended badge, will give you a good idea of how they faired. “The compact Acoustic Energy does well here too, conjuring up a large soundstage that boldly goes – in my listening room – where few other small loudspeakers can.” “What the AE300 does, it does very well and is always a pleasure to listen toRead More…

AE109 Review: HiFi World ‘5 Globes’

The latest review of the AE109 has arrived, this time courtesy of Jon Myles at Hi-Fi World magazine. To summarise the AE109 have been awarded 5 “Globes”, a “£” for value and a verdict that reads “An affordable floorstander with a refinement that belies its price. Goes loud with ease but remains poised and enjoyable at all times.” Here are a few more quotes from the review. “At their price of £500 these loudspeakers are not just good – theyRead More…

AE1 Active: The Ear – Product of the Year

What a great way to finish the year, the AE1 Active has won a “Product of the Year” award from The Ear. A couple of snippets for you, but head over to The Ear for the full write up and to see the other winners. “This speaker rocks and the impact of drums and other instruments is explosive thanks to its dynamic capabilities.” “Recommended and not only for performance, they are a steal.” More Information AE1 Active Where to BuyRead More…

AE100 Review: HiFi Choice Recommended

AE100 Review: HiFi Choice Recommended

Another week, another review. Today Hi-Fi Choice reveal their findings on the AE100… The quotes below, along with the Recommended badge, will give you a good idea of how they faired. “Other highlights include a pleasing tonal balance, and the ability to throw images into the room far better than you might expect given its dimensions.” “…it’s far more open in the midband than many would expect from an entry-level release.” “The overall effect is great; sounding punchy and articulateRead More…

AE100 Review: HiFi World ‘5 Globes’

AE100 Review: HiFi World ‘5 Globes’

The latest review of the AE100 has arrived, this time courtesy of Jon Myles at Hi-Fi World magazine. To summarise the AE100 have been awarded 5 “Globes”, a “£” for value and a verdict that reads “a potent pair of small speakers with excellent tonality and a big sound from a small box.” Here are a few more quotes from the review. “Big sound from a small box is often bandied around by loudspeaker manufacturers – and Acoustic Energy haveRead More…