Awards 2013

Our annual Awards are known as the Oscars of the hi-fi and AV industry, and are recognised all over the world. Each year we pick the best of the best in every category so you can buy with absolute confidence.


Stereo speakers - Product of the year

Best stereo speaker £200-£400

Q Acoustics Concept 20

"These speakers wowed us from the moment we first heard them"
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Stereo speakers - Best Buys

Best stereo speaker up to £200

Q Acoustics 2020i

"An exceptional budget speaker which is something of a star"
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Best standmounter £400-£800


"A brilliant achievement – the LS50s look and sound gorgeous"
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Best standmounter £800-£1500


"ATC has revamped the SCM11s and the results are remarkable"
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Best standmounter £1500+

PMC Twenty 22

"Hugely impressive scale and authority for their size"
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Best desktop speaker

Ruark MR1

"These desktop speakers are stylish, well featured and deliver high-quality sound"
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Best floorstander £400-£800

Q Acoustics 2050i

"Great value for money, with excellent refinement and great dynamic ability"
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Best floorstander £800-£1500

Tannoy Revolution DC6T SE

"These Special Edition speakers are very special indeed"
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Best floorstander £1500+

PMC Twenty 23

"Brilliantly balanced and undemanding, but they sound terrific"
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