The KEF R700 speakers are very powerful performers, with astonishing beauty in both sound and finish, limited only by the absence of the very deepest bass.
Typical price: $5,299.00
The MartinLogan ElectroMotion ESL loudspeakers use very different operating principles to produce an extraordinary sound.
Typical price: $3,695.00
The JBL Model 4429 Studio Monitor stereo loudspeakers offer mighty sound levels with extreme accuracy, but can be a bit unforgiving of the source.
Typical price: $6,900.00
At the lower end of the high-end price range, the PSB Imagine T2 stereo loudspeakers deliver high-quality sound, limited only at the very highest of volume levels.
Typical price: $3,499.00
Offering exceptional power and an immaculate finish, the Tannoy Definition DC10T speakers have very few limitations.
Typical price: $9,999.00
The Pioneer Series 8s are a superbly cohesive set of loudspeakers with excellent sound and a wonderful build, but could be too analytical for some.
Typical price: $11,999.00
Bose has always taken great pride in its technical innovations and the quality of its products. But new CEO Bob Maresca is betting on a new approach to get Bose to the next level: telling people what this secretive company is all about.
A team from Cornell University has managed to 3D-print an entire speaker -- coils, magnets, and all.
Using an array of loudspeakers, researchers have created swirling vortices of sound that were used to manipulate microscopic particles.
Vibration speakers can convert windows, floors, and car roofs into loudspeakers. A range of the fist-sized devices are on display at CeBIT.