The Arenas are talented floorstanders, but are they good enough to trouble the class-leaders?
A little pair of floorstanders with plenty of energy.
Builds on the brand’s strengths to deliver a wonderfully inviting sound
Good build and striking design can’t make up for performance flaws
Talented, hugely entertaining floorstanders. These will be hard to beat
A competitive performer, but not special enough to trouble the very best
They’re not perfect, but - for the price - these Polks are a pleasant surprise
These are fine stand-mounters but they need honing to challenge the best
For all the detail at the D1’s disposal, they’re simply found wanting in too many areas to justify their price
The Response D30Rs reinforce ProAc’s excellent reputation for producing high-quality speakers. They’re a great buy.