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AE1 Active: What Hi-Fi? “Best Active Loudspeaker” 2018 Award

AE1 Active: What Hi-Fi? “Best Active Loudspeaker” 2018 Award

WHAT A WAY TO START THE WEEK! We are extremely excited to announce that the AE1 Active has been announced as the “Best Active Loudspeaker” in the 2018 What Hi-Fi? Awards. This is the review from earlier in the year that earned them this prestigious award. They now go up against the other category winners for the “Product of the Year” award, which will be announced on 7th November. More Information What Hi-Fi? AE1 Active Where to Buy

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…

AE1 Active Review: HiFiCritic ‘Best Buy’

AE1 Active Review: HiFiCritic ‘Best Buy’

The AE1 Active does it again! This time picking up another ‘Best Buy’ honour from Martin Colloms at HiFiCritic Magazine. The full review and test results are available to subscribers only (you can subscribe here, and why wouldn’t you?) But to keep you going before your own copy arrives, here’s a quote from the review: “…it punches well beyond its size and price. It is capable, musical, entertaining and clearly great value, …a Best Buy rating is clearly appropriate.” MoreRead More…

AE1 Active Review: AVForums ‘Best Buy’

AE1 Active Review: AVForums ‘Best Buy’

The latest AE1 Active review comes courtesy of AVForums website. Whilst we won’t publish the whole review here, you can read it in full on the AVForums website, what we will say is that they awarded them 9/10 and a ‘Best Buy’ badge. Click here to read the full review and join the discussion. More Information AVForums Where to Buy AE1 Active

AE1 Active Review: HiFi Choice – Editors Choice

AE1 Active Review: HiFi Choice – Editors Choice

Having created massive interest at Sound & Vision Show in Bristol this weekend, we can reveal that the AE1 Active has received it’s first, exclusive review in the March issue of HiFi Choice magazine. We are extremely happy to announce that, not only did they receive 5 stars all round, they were so well received that they have been awarded the “Editors Choice” badge for this issue. As usual we’ll leave you to visit your local news agent to pickRead More…

AE1 Active to launch at Bristol Show

AE1 Active to launch at Bristol Show

Acoustic Energy is set to launch the AE1 Active at the Bristol Sound & Vision Show 2017. Marking 30 years in the Hi-Fi business for AE and coinciding with the Bristol Show’s 30th anniversary, the AE1 Active is set to be another milestone product in the brand’s illustrious history. Ideal for direct connection to audiophile DAC/Preamps and Hi-Res streamers, the AE1 Active merges three decades of AE1 refinement with Acoustic Energy’s expertise in the active studio monitor sector. Fully bi-ampedRead More…

See us in Amsterdam and Bristol!

See us in Amsterdam and Bristol!

Acoustic Energy are pleased to kick start their 30th Anniversary celebrations at the Bristol Show. Within the last 30 years AE has reinvented the small monitor loudspeaker with the AE1 – recognised by many as an industry classic – introduced the world’s first WIFI/Internet radio (in 2005) and the world’s first Bluetooth system (in 2006) and even made a custom version for phone company Orange. One of our most renowned models is still the much loved AE109 (introduced in 1995),Read More…