It sounds like "live": that's what demanding listeners with concert experience expect from music reproduction at their homes - and that's what the Ascendo Live 15 comes up with to promise: this extraordinary active three-way loudspeaker has already caused open mouths at the High End in Munich, and now the Live 15 is ready to conquer also our living rooms, equipped with a puissant coaxial tweeter/midrange driver, a massive 15-inch woofer, an opulent amplifier power of 3,300 watts and an integrated sound and room calibration software - as well as to celebrate its test premiere in the listening spaces of the lite magazine.
These carefully selected systems were considered for the Best of Show. And the ones I revisited the most. It was a very difficult decision as these world-class systems all have their own special qualities. This is the type of sound that is emotionally involving – and naturally convincing. But what they all have in common – is superiority in the reproduction of music.
If you look at the brand-new floor-standing speaker D6 Active, you might think that the
youngest scion of Stefan Köpf appears to be a bit too plain and a bit too simple. But the
straight-lined beauty originating from the house of Ascendo is much more than just a simple