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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 Collums 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: Audiotechnique Hong Kong

AE1 Active Review: Audiotechnique Hong Kong

The AE1 Active continues it’s run of outstanding reviews, with the latest arriving courtesy of AudioTechnique magazine from Hong Kong. You can read the full, in depth, review on the link below, but here is the conclusion… Conclusion “Acoustic Energy has been famous for its bookshelf loudspeakers and the new generation of AE loudspeakers is still continuing this excellent tradition. This AE1 Active utilizing new materials for a revolutionary change, consistent with the fast transient in sound and the combinationRead More…

AE1 Active Review: Stereoplay Germany

AE1 Active Review: Stereoplay Germany

Stereoplay magazine in Germany are the latest to get their hands on the new AE1 Active. We can’t print the full review here, but we can present a few quotes translated by our German Distributor M.A.D. If you want to have a listen to the AE1 Active in Germany, give M.A.D a call! “Unobtrusive equipped Active Speaker, that audibly does convince, actually excites! Neutral like a monitor, at the same time playful, agile and homogeneous. For this price an absoluteRead More…

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…

Announcing the AE1 Classic Limited Edition

In celebration of the final production run of one of the UK’s most iconic loudspeakers, Acoustic Energy has announced a limited edition final production run of the award winning AE1 Classic loudspeaker. Just 100 numbered pairs of the AE1 Classic Limited Edition speakers will be produced for worldwide distribution, turning this Classic into a classic collector’s item overnight. In addition to the luxurious Piano gloss, each unit will be finished with gold or silver plated bolts and feature a matchingRead More…