Premium feel, unrivalled power and weight, but overcooked bass
These pint-size standmounters are possibly the most engaging and enjoyable speakers we've seen from B&W for years
Best traditional package £3500+, Awards 2013. A satisfyingly high-end listening experience at a fairly attainable price.
The Bowers & Wilkins CM8s midrange performance is spectacular but at a price...
Fantastic sound and stunning streaming functions – with the Air, B&W has radically improved its iconic iPod dock
These B&W standmounters are indeed things of beauty, but we feel that for all their pros, they're much easier to admire than really love
Best Premium desktop speakers, Awards 2011, but more exciting options are now available
Beautiful to look at, and, in the main, listen to as well, these B&W P5s are a sound investment for your iPod or MP3 player
Best iPod Dock £150–£300, Awards 2010. You won't find a more attractive and musically talented iPod Dock anywhere amongst the competition
Speaker package Product of the Year, Awards 2010. Top-notch, compact package that produces effortlessly exciting results