Monitor Audio reviews

Monitor Audio Apex 10 Speaker pair review
Speaker pair Monitor Audio Apex 10

Small speakers Apex 10 in the current lineup of the British company occupy an intermediate position between the traditional hi-fi series Gold/Silver/Bronze and elegant design acoustics Radius. Submitted "Apexes" in high-tech style, available in black or white. Workmanship and finish should recognize...
Monitor Audio ASW100 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Monitor Audio ASW100

ASW-100 is a compact and light subwoofer. There are a 250mm head and two bass-reflex ports on the back panel - quite a typical feature of Monitor Audio systems. Controls and terminals are closely grouped on the service panel. Linear inputs (no outputs), high-amplitude inputs and outputs with correction...
Monitor Audio Bronze B Centre Centre Speaker review
Centre Speaker Monitor Audio Bronze B Centre

Soundly, for serious "adult" heads in hard massive body acoustics. All diffusers composite emitters: in woofers - of MMP (Metal Matrix Polymer) new modification (Mk2), applied to the membrane tweeter corporate composite C-CAM. These technologies are applied in order to achieve reciprocating mode radiation....
Monitor Audio Bronze B1 Speaker pair review
Speaker pair Monitor Audio Bronze B1

B1 - the most compact model of the modified line Bronze from Monitor Audio. Look very expensive high-tech drivers. Favorable impression reinforces good damped enclosure, neatly lined with vinyl film - solidly made thing. Material woofer/midrange heads Bronze - the latest version of the composite corporate...
Monitor Audio Bronze B2 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Monitor Audio Bronze B2

Bronze B2 looks recognizably. The flange of characteristic form and metallic grill, under which the tweeter's dome goldenly gleams, aluminum (in view) woofer and even four branded nameplates in the form of crown "M" letter - the system of Monitor Audio can't be mistaken for something else. In fact, the...
Monitor Audio Bronze B4 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Monitor Audio Bronze B4

The second from the top model of budget line of Monitor Audio is Bronze B4. The quality of acoustic design makes a very good impression: a hard case made of MDF is reinforced by partitions; despite of small sizes the speaker system weigh 18 kg. The membranes of emitters are made of well-proven branded...
Monitor Audio Bronze BR1 Speaker pair review
Speaker pair Monitor Audio Bronze BR1

His "bronze" series of respected British company Monitor Audio unashamedly calls the entry-level Hi-Fi. But although the speakers look quite traditional and finished only film workmanship and sophisticated design speaks for itself. Small size body model BR1 carefully fortified, protected by a metal grille...
Monitor Audio Bronze BR6 Speaker pair review
Speaker pair Monitor Audio Bronze BR6

"Bronze" series - the youngest in the range premiumnyh acoustics of this famous British manufacturer. Nevertheless, it uses the most modern technology, materials and design methods. 2.5-way system, ie one 140-mm woofer driver only plays bass, and the second, exactly the same and some mid-range to...
Monitor Audio Bronze BX5 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Monitor Audio Bronze BX5

In the famous Bronze series BX5 floor speaker systems are given the role of systems for small and medium-sized rooms. Like the most modern models, the systems are equipped with a bass-reflex, and for optimal air distribution the ports are installed on both front and rear walls of the body. The construction...
Monitor Audio BRW10 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Monitor Audio BRW10

Relatively compact subwoofer BRW-10 belongs to the latest series of Bronze Reference, at first glance gives the impression of a rather modest in its capabilities bass machine. However, technical indicators, it in no way inferior competitors. Model is equipped with 10-inch driver with a diffuser from...
Monitor Audio BXW10 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Monitor Audio BXW10

The BXW10 model represents the last generation of a budget line the Bronze. Unlike the previous versions this subwoofer is realized in closed acoustic design that improves accuracy of playback of low frequencies. The diffuser of a 10-inch head is made by the C-CAM patented technology used in almost all...
Monitor Audio Climate CL60 Outdoor speakers review
Outdoor speakers Monitor Audio Climate CL60

English Monitor Audio Climate CL60 speaker systems nicely differ not only by the highest build quality, by also by distinctive design. The bodies are cast from polypropylene resistant to aggressive environments and UV radiation. Protective grill is made of perforated aluminum and almost not prone to...
Monitor Audio Gold GX-FX Surround Speakers review
Surround Speakers Monitor Audio Gold GX-FX

The latest generation of Gold line includes several models of speakers for various purposes, some of whom are specialized systems GX-FX for scoring rear. They command respect not only first-class finishing (five options are available), but the quality factor and performance in general. In the massive...
Monitor Audio Gold GX100 Speaker pair review
Speaker pair Monitor Audio Gold GX100

Diffuser Midwoofer at Monitor Audio Gold GX100 is made of aluminum-magnesium alloy with ceramic coating (material came from the aerospace industry) and has a radial notch for increased rigidity. Even to look at the membrane is clearly very thin and light, much thinner than that of other manufacturers....
Monitor Audio Gold GXW15 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Monitor Audio Gold GXW15

Subwoofer Gold GXW15 belongs to the second line from the top speaker of the British company Monitor Audio, positioned just above the model Platinum PLW15. In both machines use dynamic head with a diffuser diameter of 15 inches, made of firm material C-CAM. Long stroke cone, its large diameter and a massive...
Monitor Audio Gold Reference 20 Speaker pair review
Speaker pair Monitor Audio Gold Reference 20

Would you say that these models are manufactured without change for almost six years? While many of the speakers sought to decentralize development and production, Monitor Audio has taken the most cost-plus ways - completely abandoning the OEM parts, began to design and manufacture all of their own,...
Monitor Audio MRW10 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Monitor Audio MRW10

The active MRW10 subwoofer effectually combines the traditional design and the innovative technical decisions. The main piece of hardware is the 10-inch driver specially developed with the MMP (Metal Matrix Polymer) composite diffuser. During its production the polypropylene base is reinforced with thin...
Monitor Audio Radius 390 Subwoofer review
Subwoofer Monitor Audio Radius 390

Active model 390 belongs to the newly updated and significantly expanded line of Radius. Hard case is almost perfect cube, on the side walls of which a pair of branded emitters. Diffuser 10-inch active driver is made on the proprietary C-CAM - a metal substrate is sprayed ceramic coating. Passive membrane...
Monitor Audio Silver 5i Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Monitor Audio Silver 5i

Absolutely adorable are the representatives of the Monitor Audio "Silver Series". All in wood, on neat foundations, they fascinate with the glow of the golden domes which stand out on the silver-matte background of the ceramic diffusers. In all the series' systems the Coated Ceramic Aluminium Magnesium...
Monitor Audio Silver RS5 Speaker pair review
Speaker pair Monitor Audio Silver RS5

Handcrafted and perfectly finished with natural veneer (by the way, you can choose from five options), Silver RS5 looks the living embodiment of modern British acoustic school. Construction - almost a monitor: a relatively small internal volume, bass, two bands. In compact speakers these low floor speakers...
Monitor Audio Silver RS8 Floor standing speakers review
Floor standing speakers Monitor Audio Silver RS8

Silver RS8 is the most powerful speaker system in Silver RS series. Sharp corners are eliminated in the design, all the edges are neatly rounded. The protective mesh also has rounded corners. A 25-mm tweeter with gilt C-CAM dome, located behind metallic protective grill, is based on the best tweeter...
Monitor Audio Silver S2 Bookshelf speakers review
Bookshelf speakers Monitor Audio Silver S2

Monitor Audio is the British company with thirty years of experience, which has its own division for the development of cases, and also has the laboratory where speakers are constructed. Monitor Audio also contributed much to the formation of Hi-Fi, starting to experiment with aluminum as the material...
Monitor Audio Silver S6 Speaker pair review
Speaker pair Monitor Audio Silver S6

Appearance pleasant in all respects - for their money Silver S6 definitely looks. The system is the latest series from Silver Monitor Audio, which is especially valuable, given the rather long break in our overall stable contacts with renowned production company. Deeply stained mahogany veneer in contrast...
Monitor Audio Studio 6 Speaker pair review
Speaker pair Monitor Audio Studio 6

British Beauty Studio 6 of its appearance clearly demonstrates that in front of you is really not a cheap thing. Speakers look stylish and rich, even when emitting membrane half-hidden veil grille. Class speakers no doubt diffusers - business combination of lightweight aluminum, magnesium and solid ceramics....