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Audioengine introduce A5+ Wireless loudspeaker

By | March 6th, 2018|Categories: DAR|Tags: , , , , , |

Clutter, cabling, complication and cost. Four C’s cut back by putting amplifier inside the loudspeaker cabinet/s for a powered (sometimes active) setup. Powered loudspeaker systems cost less, are easier to setup, demand we only look at two boxes (not three) and expose fewer wires than the equivalent passive + separates configuration.

The entry-leveller seeking out his/her first hi-fi system might be enticed by the US$249 sticker applied by Audioengine to their P4 loudspeaker — but that’s only half the story. These passives require outboard amplification.… Read the full article

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Audioengine Adds Wireless To The A5

By | March 1st, 2018|Categories: Audiohead|Tags: , , , , , |

The A5 active speaker system from Audioengine has always been one of the secret budget favorites of computer audio. Easy to pick up and implement on any desktop, the 5″ version is the biggest of the non-“HD line” and usually produces the biggest sound. The front address volume knob and Apple-inspired simple good looks make for an unusually pro look for less-than-pro costs.

The A5+ Wireless is finally catching up with the higher end options from Audioengine with the addition of Bluetooth connectivity and an upgraded AKM AK4396 DAC chipset.… Read the full article

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