Canton reviews

Canton AS 22 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Canton AS 22

AS 22 is a relatively small but very heavy subwoofer, which is installed on little legs, providing the desired isolation from vibrations. The body's walls are made of MDF. The speaker and bass-reflex port are located on the faceplate, being closed by metal grill - a useful thing if there is a potential...
Canton AS 40 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Canton AS 40

A big 310-mm speaker and located from below on the same vertical axis with it large bass-reflex port look promising. SC (Soft Clipping) scheme works in the amplification path of AS 40, which discharging the speaker from low bass allows reducing the level of nonlinearity. A magnetic shielding of the...
Canton AS 50 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Canton AS 50

Active Subwoofer 50 is well-equipped and the most powerful among low-frequency Canton devices. There are linear and high-amplitude inputs/outputs (RCA are closed by plugs), controls of band, level and signal phase on the service panel. The terminals are shorted by pairs - LCF is missing everywhere. The...
Canton CD50 Center Speaker review
Center Speaker Canton CD50

The series of CD speaker systems from Canton is developed extremely well, among which there are even wireless active speaker systems and three full 5.1 sets. CD50 takes middle position. They are made by 2,5-way scheme. Polished metal was used as material, but not without plastic - upper and lower ends...
Canton Chrono 503.2 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Chrono 503.2

Model Chrono 503.2 can be attributed to mid-sized monitor designed for indoor small area. They have a two-way bass reflex design, the air port is submitted to a rear wall. Traditionally, the system collected on proprietary drivers that implement a number of patented technologies. Tweeter equipped inch...
Canton Chrono 507.2 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Chrono 507.2

Chrono 507.2 made simple design style that animates lacquered front panel. In fact, this 2.5-way bass-reflex system, which launched the port down. Exiting air stream is further dissipated decorative base, which, in addition, serves as an effective decoupling from the floor. System equipped with two...
Canton Chrono 509 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Chrono 509 DC

Series calculated by the company as a universal - can be easily assembled cinema (everything you need is provided), and you can stay on a stereo pair. By the way, served as the basis for the highly successful line of Ergo. The company claims that the new series took over from his predecessor's proprietary...
Canton Chrono 509.2 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Chrono 509.2 DC

Chrono 509.2 DC is the older floor standing model from Chrono line and has three-way architecture with four emitters of the branded development. They are installed on the lacquered front panel and framed by metal rings. The diffusers of two 180-mm LF-drivers are made of aluminum alloy and there is a...
Canton Chrono CL555.2 Centre Speaker review
Centre Speaker Canton Chrono CL555.2

The model is assembled on branded drivers designed specifically for this line. As woofers used tandem of six-inch heads with cones made of aluminum alloy driven by a powerful magnet. Tweeter design is also at altitude. Its dome is made of an alloy of aluminum and magnesium, allowing to minimize weight...
Canton Chrono SL 530 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Chrono SL 530

Bookshelf Speakers Canton stand strict lacquered body with a minimum of frills - all strictly and clearly in German. Yes, it is in German, because the rear walls of the speaker emblazoned inscription "made in Germany". The company has traditionally applied to metal emitters membranes - the 180-mm woofer...
Canton Chrono SL 590.2 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Chrono SL 590.2

Three-way model Chrono SL 590.2 - one of the two senior floorstanding speakers in the lineup. In a vented system acoustic design, the air port is located at the bottom, between the base body and the massive base plate. The bass range is assigned to the two dynamic heads proprietary design. Low-frequency...
Canton DM 9 Soundbar review
Soundbar Canton DM 9

Model Canton DM 9 can hardly be considered a simple soundbar - it is an active speaker, which is positioned as a manufacturer of 2.1-channel system with virtual surround sound. Since it is hard to disagree, at least as the design is non-trivial. On the front panel there is an impressive array of emitters...
Canton ERGO 202 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton ERGO 202

Other products Canton Elektronik - known German manufacturer of acoustic systems - divided by class and appointment of seven model lines. Top-class speakers - it audiophile quality speakers series Karat. Just a step below it is ranked Ergo, which has successfully produced and performed has been for many...
Canton Ergo 605 CM Centre Speaker review
Centre Speaker Canton Ergo 605 CM

605 CM body is designed in a classical form, only slightly sharp corners smoothed designers, but no special advantages it gives. But the speaker immediately stands out among his fellow high-quality veneer finish light. Behind metal bars (which is hard enough to remove) hidden front panel, covered with...
Canton Ergo 620 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Ergo 620

By the standards of German developers, Canton Ergo 620 refers to shelf speaker systems for small rooms. However, monitors are quite large and heavy - each weighs over 7 kg (15.4 lb). Here is a two-way scheme with the bass-reflex's port on the back wall. The branded head with 180-mm (7") diffuser made...
Canton Ergo 670 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Ergo 670 DC

Canton Ergo 670 DC - 2.5-way system based on the known principle D'Appolito with symmetrical arrangement of dynamic heads. This solution allows you to bring speakers to the nature of the emission point source of sound, which, in turn, ensures the most accurate construction of the space. Diffusers 180-millimeter...
Canton Ergo 695 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Ergo 695 DC

Huge even by modern standards floorstanding speakers Ergo 695 DC series of the same name led by the eminent German manufacturer with more than thirty years' experience of manufacture speakers. These three-way more than a meter tall giants and weight in the third quintal made in classic style - traditional...
Canton Ergo 700DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Ergo 700DC

Shiny layer of synthetic lacquer panels Ergo 700 DC is similar to the one that cover expensive cars. System - a classic Canton. Familiar smooth transitions housing, bezel paved with black velvet, and of course - protective and decorative metal lattice. Note To remove the last pre-need to do the same...
Canton Ergo 702DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Ergo 702DC

702 DC - another novelty in the modified model range Ergo. Appearance - classic style Canton: characteristic rounded edges, velvet facade fell, metal grill... Speakers are arranged in an asymmetric (in the frequency sense) scheme d'Appolito: upper head works on both the bass and midrange, lower voices...
Canton Ergo 72 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Ergo 72 DC

Harmonious, calm, noble appearance of the German Ergo 72 DC with a black velvet coated faceplate, which is shaded by silver glitter dome high frequency driver, has immediately inspires confidence. Metal decorative gratings perform here a very important function of protecting the membrane speakers are...
Canton Ergo 81 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Ergo 81 DC

Canton Ergo 81 DC - German three-way speaker system reflex. On each speaker mounted three drivers: a tweeter with a hard inch dome and two 160-mm head with polypropylene conical diffusers. One of them placed on the tweeter is in the range from 300 Hz to 3.5 kHz, respectively, the second takes the remnants...
Canton Ergo AS 650 SC Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Canton Ergo AS 650 SC

Ergo line of German company Canton made for quite some time and was largely determined by the quality standards for its price range. The latest incarnation of this popular series includes a full range of speakers to build any sound system - from stereo to multi-channel. We now see whether it supports...
Canton Ergo CM 400 DC Centre Speaker review
Centre Speaker Canton Ergo CM 400 DC

Rounded edges, black velvet front panel, metal protective decorative grilles - German Canton in his repertoire. Switching unit is located on the edge of the rear panel. At the entrance - filter riding dynamics from harmful for them too deep bass. All membranes are made from a metal composite. Measurement...
Canton Ergo RC-K Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Ergo RC-K

Black velvet strewn faceplate Ergo RC-K, veneer lined the rest of the surface. Through perforations black metal protective grille shine titanium dome tweeter and corporate black polymer cone woofer - reliably solid. The way for greater reliability (not without acoustic sense, apparently) diaphragm high...
Canton Ergo SC-S Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Ergo SC-S

A floor three-way acoustics of the bass-reflex type - Canton Ergo SC-S - looks great due to the use of oak veneer and details of natural wood in the finish. The case is made with care, which is called German. In this case we mean not the decor but the construction itself, which has high rigidity, perfect...
Canton Ergo Sub 650 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Canton Ergo Sub 650

The construction Canton Ergo Sub 650 is based firm laid emitter 310 mm, equipped with lightweight and durable aluminum alloy cone. Ported subwoofer works in design, with the bell air port displayed on the floor (which improves the impact at the bottom of the operating band). Built-in amplifier has sufficient,...
Canton Fonum 301 DC Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Fonum 301 DC

Canton Fonum 301 DC - two-way speaker system reflex. Its overall dimensions - 235x360x220 mm. Removable metal grille, giving an extra solidity appearance hides reflex port, and two speakers: woofer diameter of 20 cm and a diameter dome HF 2.5 cm RMS power amplifier - 60 watts on music programs - up to...
Canton Fonum 330 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Fonum 330

Reflex port model Fonum 330 traditional product company located on the front panel. Woofer diameter - 180 mm diameter dome tweeter - 25 mm. Nominal power - 60 watts, music can reach 100 watts. Under the description of the sensitivity is 87 dB. Dimensions: 205x375x272 mm. Design a traditional, quiet,...
Canton Fonum 401 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Fonum 401

Canton Fonum 401 is two-way speaker system; bass reflex port is placed on the faceplate. Mid-,low-frequency head with the diameter of the conical diffuser 220 mm, soft dome tweeter of 25 mm look promising. Rated power is 70 W, allowable peak - 110 W. Not big and not small (265x420x250 mm) speaker system...
Canton Fonum 601 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Fonum 601 DC

Canton Fonum 601 DC is a bass-reflex three-way speaker system; the bass-reflex port is on the front panel. The speaker systems are high and slim (900x240x270 mm), well-made, of big weight. Metallic decorative grills are quite practical, give the importance and look quite appropriately. The reflectors...
Canton Fonum 630 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Fonum 630 DC

Canton Fonum 630 DC is a three-way speaker system of the bass-reflex type, the port of bass reflex is placed on the faceplate. Medium and lower sub-bands are controlled by two speakers with the diameter of 200 mm each. The profiles of their conical paper diffusers are optimized with a help of a special...
Canton GLE 430 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton GLE 430

The respected German manufacturer of speaker systems introduced a budget GLE line in the market several years ago. Despite of the budget price, the work on the series was very serious, with the involvement of modern developments. A lot of attention was paid to appearance too. On one hand, a firm metallic...
Canton GLE 436 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton GLE 436

Canton GLE 436 is a classical two-way monitor with bass-reflex, the port of which is put on the back wall. Each weighty case has a pair of original emitters of own design. High-frequency area of working band is sounded by an inch tweeter with soft fabric dome, placed into small horn. Despite of budget...
Canton GLE 470 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton GLE 470

Canton designers issued a challenge to the classical black design of speaker systems. The whole GLE series shines by snow-white front panel and the same protective grill, made of metal. 7 variants of finish are available for the rest of the body's walls. Such design looks at least unusual. The body rests...
Canton GLE 476 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton GLE 476

Canton GLE 476 is 2.5-way speaker system with the bass reflex. Two 180-mm drivers with diffusers from aluminum alloy, made by own technology, sound bass area and lower middle. They are mounted on flexible sinusoidal rubber suspension (Wave Surround technology), with the help of which a significant shift...
Canton GLE 496 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton GLE 496

The German pair refers to the generation of budget GLE line and is its flagship. Canton GLE 496 is completely redesigned, only a three-way construction was saved. An internal damping of the body is reinforced for reducing resonances, the configuration of bass-reflex has been changed, and crossover filter...
Canton Karat 300 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Karat 300

The Canton Karat 300 is a three-way bookshelf system whose 10-inch long-throw woofer crosses over to a 1-1/2-inch dome midrange driver at 800 Hz. At 4,000 Hz there is a second crossover, to a 1-inch dome tweeter. The sealed wooden cabinet is available in walnut, black, or white, and the removable perforated-metal...
Canton Karat 790.2 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Karat 790.2 DC

Canton Karat 790.2 DC speaker systems differ not only by considerable weight, but also impressive construction. The bodies have increased depth and LF-head with a 10-inch diffuser is installed on the side edge. It is pressed from the cellulose and reinforced with the fibers of graphite to increase rigidity....
Canton Karat CM 7 DC Centre Speaker review
Centre Speaker Canton Karat CM 7 DC

CM 7 DC - one of the centers of the two top-end series Karat. There are four variants of exterior finishes, three of which - a natural wood veneer (ash, cherry, beech). At our disposal was a copy, silver-coated gloss varnish - in tone aluminum-manganese woofer/midrange drivers. At the entrance - a nonpolar...
Canton Karat M30DC Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Karat M30DC

Canton Karat M30DC - three-way speaker system. Finished in natural wood veneer and not small, on a shelving standards, the speakers on the mass and stiffness resembles a stack of bricks. Indoor removable decorative grille ten inches woofer, of course, on the side (at the right and left speakers woofer...
Canton LE 102 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton LE 102

LE series contains five classic speaker systems, six subwoofers, central channel, "box" theatrical sets, built-in speaker systems. LE 102 looks like a typical Canton product: a metallic protective and decorative grill, familiar body proportions, typical heads, terminals. Bass, middle and the tops -...
Canton LE 107 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton LE 107

LE- series from Canton, consisting of six different-sized systems. LE107 - floor standing made in the traditional manner of the German company, as evidenced by the proportion of housing characteristic rounded edges and, of course, constant metal grate. Two heads c polypropylene cone with dust inserts...
Canton LE 190 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton LE 190

The German company Canton has been more than 30 years on the market of Hi-Fi speaker systems and has approved itself among audiophiles long ago. Line is designed to bring not only high-class sound to your house, but also a stylish look (four variants of finish are available). The whole series consists...
Canton Movie CD 1 5.1 system review
5.1 system Canton Movie CD 1

Housing miniature center CD20 and CD10 satellites are made of anodized aluminum, plastic end caps. Enclosed metal grilles dynamics in CD10 and CD20 are the same, but unlike satellites at the center - surrounded the pair Tweeter 80mm woofers; 16mm diaphragm tweeter and woofer driver - aluminum. From "rough"...
Canton Movie CD 2.22 5.1 system review
5.1 system Canton Movie CD 2.22

Set with tall front of assembled models series CD. Despite meters high, can hardly be called "weave" floor speakers in the traditional sense of the word ... Rear speakers and center generally fit in "diplomacy". However, the "packed" into the aluminum body is massive enough speakers. Private non-removable...
Canton Nestor 603 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Nestor 603

Canton is one of the companies, which products you recognize from the first glance. A high, wide three-way loudspeaker Nestor 603 is not the exception: familiar body's proportions, a recognizable location of heads, the metal of decorative grilles... On the plastic faceplate there are two luxurious woofers,...
Canton Plus D Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Plus D

Canton Plus D - two-way speaker system with reflex bass reflex output on the front panel. The diameter of the cone subwoofer - 160 mm dome tweeter has a diameter of 25 mm, dimensions 180x275x180 mm. The design and appearance of columns allow a variety of options with matching interior. Removable decorative...
Canton Plus S Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Plus S

Plus S introduces a new range of mini-speakers from well-established Hamburg company (Canton Electronics). Drinking against Plus prefix "mini" is appropriate even against babies who do not suffer unnecessary dimensions. This fact raises questions such as: "Can we seriously compare systems such different...
Canton Pro XL.3 Outdoor speakers review
Outdoor speakers Canton Pro XL.3

Here are the universal speaker systems which can work indoors and outdoors. The design of Pro XL.3 is two-way and has the closed body. The body is made of rubberized plastic and has all necessary protective degrees against moisture and other external influences. 5-inch bass head is made of light aluminum...
Canton Reference 9.2 DC Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Reference 9.2 DC

Loudspeakers are funny things; their design says as much about the designer as it does about anything else. Having tested a loudspeaker I either do, but too often do not, want to meet the designer; he's either a man after my own heart, or a bounder! The person that designed this loudspeaker (or perhaps...
Canton SP 706 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton SP 706

In floor Canton SP 706 uses three dynamic head of its own design, combined 2.5-way design. Midbass diffusers are made of aluminum alloy, and the dome tweeter - impregnated fabric. Slender body equipped with a special bass reflex ports profile derived ago. Side walls are made of solid slabs thickness...
Canton Sub 10 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Canton Sub 10

A perfectly manufactured subwoofer is made in strict style typical for almost all the company's products. A 260-mm driver with pressurized diffuser made of aluminum alloy is hidden behind the removable metallic grill, which closes a significant part of the front panel. It has a specially designed profile...
Canton Sub 12 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Canton Sub 12

In the model's name the manufacturer gives to understand that the subwoofer is equipped with 12-inch head. And in fact, an active driver with aluminum diffuser with the diameter of 310 mm carries the most of load. A passive membrane of the same caliber helps it and such design has all the advantages...
Canton Vento 807 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Vento 807 DC

Before us is the youngest of the top floor model Vento series of Canton. As in other models of the company, the German quality and thoroughness of approach - on the face. The side walls are folded back speaker enclosure. On the front panel there are two midrange/woofer, tweeter between them and below...
Canton Vento 820 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Vento 820

The branded heads with metallic diffusers are installed in the bodies with rounded side faces. Aluminum woofer has a large caliber - 180 mm (7"), due to that the stated lower playback border dropped to 20 Hz. an inch dome of the tweeter, protected by fine mesh, is made of the lightest aluminum-magnesium...
Canton Vento 830.2 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Canton Vento 830.2

Vento models in the hierarchy of Canton are just a step below the top Reference models, being as good as the latest by seriousness of technical solutions. Shelf Vento 830.2 are made by the highest standards of the brand, and you can judge about their solidity by the mass - weight is about 9 kg. To obtain...
Canton Vento 890 DC Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Canton Vento 890 DC

Floor in front of me the classic three-way speaker design, where the bass work from two woofers. Traditional for Canton squeaker with a dome made of aluminum-manganese alloy is loaded on a small horn and covered neat metal mesh. The top of the Vento 890 DC is a mid-range speaker with a diameter of 18...