Want to rock the house? Get BIG speakers
For room-filling sound, tower speakers are hard to beat
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Why I love big speakers
Little speakers are good for some situations. I listen to a portable Bluetooth® speaker while working on projects around the house. But for serious listening, I rely on my big speakers to fill the man cave with music and movie soundtracks. My tower speakers effortlessly fill my 16' x 24' room with life-size, chest-thumping sound. Smaller speakers simply can't compete.
Here I am in the Crutchfield Lab with a pair of MartinLogan Theos. Their curved electrostatic diaphragms reproduce even the most delicate, nuanced sounds with stunning power, clarity, and realism.
Definitive Technology Mythos ST-L Super Tower® Beauty and brawn
Big speakers don't have to mean big, ugly boxes. Take the Definitive ST-L Super Towers, for example. Each of these sleek, brushed-aluminum beauties packs a 1,200-watt powered subwoofer and a trio of advanced midrange and high-frequency drivers into a slender, room-friendly enclosure. You get high-end sonic performance and powerful deep bass for big stereo or home theater sound without the need for a separate sub.
SONUS FABER VENERE 3.0 PRECISION BUILT FOR AMAZING SOUND
The sleek Venere 3.0 tower speaker combines high-end sound quality with a performance-oriented design. Its curved front aligns the woofer and tweeter for a smooth sonic transition between drivers. It also ensures that low and high frequencies reach your ears at the same time. The front-firing port and tapered cabinet reduce interaction between the speaker and the wall. And a tempered-glass top-panel helps eliminate high-frequency vibration. All of these techniques add up to crystal-clear sound and a deep, expansive soundstage. Three distinct finishes are available to match your décor.
Polk LSi M 707 A floor-standing masterpiece
Enjoy smooth, high-end sound that envelops and caresses you with Polk's LSi M 707. This floor-standing model incorporates advanced speaker technology wrapped in an enclosure that's beautifully sculpted and luxuriously finished. You'll hear a wide, deep soundstage with realistic imaging fleshed out in pinpoint detail, and anchored by effortlessly deep bass. It'll faithfully reproduce your most demanding audio sources from top to bottom, without any help from a separate subwoofer. It makes an excellent pair in a stereo music setup or becomes the shining star in a knock-out home theater system.
Monitor Audio Gold 300 Exquisite construction and sound
The Gold 300 is Monitor Audio's top-of-line Gold series speaker. It's carefully engineered to fill the largest listening room or home theater with dynamic, natural sound that will impress even the most critical listener. This level of deep musicality only happens when a company pays fanatical attention to every detail. The Gold 300's acclaimed, ultra low-mass ribbon tweeter effortlessly delivers extended highs out to 60,000 Hz, while its rigid, lightweight 4" midrange and dual 6-1/2" woofers provide outstanding mid/bass speed and accuracy.
PSB Imagine T3 The flagship of PSB speakers
With PSB's reputation for exceptional performance and value, you can bet their flagship Imagine T3 tower has what it takes to turn audiophiles' heads. PSB founder Paul Barton and his design team carefully crafted this floor-standing speaker to deliver incredibly natural, dynamic, and detailed sound with pinpoint imaging and deep, powerful bass. PSB always considers how room acoustics can affect the sound of your speakers, so they also designed the T3 to provide clean, consistent performance in virtually any listening room. Ready to hear what it can do in yours?