B&W’s flagship CM9 is the pick of an impressive new range. Back to the days when Bowers and Wilkins simply called itself B&W, the but now there are four stereo pairs, of which this £1, per pair CM9 is the largest. B&W CM9 Speakers (Pair) from Superfi. Good looking and great Bowers and Wilkins’ CM9 speakers are stylish high performance free standing speakers.

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But it is clear that it is doing totally fine. Finished in glossy black or, as shown here, an elegant dark wood veneer, these powerful three-way speakers look stunning.

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AMT tweeter on a B? The speaker does offer a wide listening window, which is not just limited to a point immediately between the two speakers. Our Verdict Refined floorstander hits almost all the right spots on the button. Small and cheap speakers transform into retarded and good Revel Concerta2 F36 Loudspeaker Review. First, while the top end was by no means soft or obviously rolled off, it lacked the open airiness that can help recorded music bb&w fully to life.

The speakers were located a minimum of 3 feet from any nearby walls. It’s a great-looking package, with the emphasis on elegance and practicality compared to the series, which b&s superficially similar, the CM are better specified. But already at a low to medium volume, the sound is good.

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B&W CM9 WG Floor Standing Speakers

Their magnetic grilles avoid the need for unsightly grille-mount apertures on the baffle, while the overall finish is exemplary. Refined floorstander hits almost all the right spots on the button. This is palpably a very accurate loudspeaker with a full, but well contained bass and a treble quality that has come some way from the occasionally thin, edgy quality of some earlier generations of metal dome tweeters. Despite the lack of advance notice.

H&w I could see this model to 2, euros a pair, new on the net. The item may be b&q the original packaging such as the original box or bag or tags or in the original packaging but not sealed. A slight restraint in the acute and medium prevented me, however, give the word “absolute realism” to this combination. The second test piece, Hotel California live, I saw very good results on the drums and the singer’s voice, however, probably due to the Naim, perfectly at ease in these records.

The front soundfield is beautifully cohesive, both with movies and music, while stereo imaging is excellent. You have to see me as a first draft.

Veneers are correct, a little less sensitive than the most sensitive of the lot, but cm still be gaffer.

The amp seemed under powered for the task, but I think it had more to do with the maximum output you can get from the CM9’s. It also boasts a level of fit and finish that is distinctly high end. Integration is outstanding too, both between the sub and its speaker partners and around the system as a whole.


As for the price. The bass was also surprisingly extended. The sound of the tweeter is under control although I regret a little bit of openness and detail in this frequency. Leave this field blank. Wonderful; delivers a satisfyingly high-end listening experience at a fairly attainable price. I listened for hours without fatigue.

We are not in the register of beautiful divas overbuilt ccm9 top of the segment, but still, we no longer mind cheap registry entry. Log in or register to post comments. The main test amplifier was a Krell fBi, which can deliver watts per channel without breaking a sweat, which is more than sufficient horsepower for c9 reasonable use. Sony HT-Z9F – 3. Yamaha RX V 5.

Bowers & Wilkins CM9 – £1, – Loudspeakers

Log in Become a member. Not satisfied with those reviews? For Tall, elegant, expressive midband and expansive Well-controlled bass Power handling is good Sensitivity is high enough for almost any respectable amplifier. See all our speaker package Best G&w. It has the most extended bass and given a suitable amplifier, will play the loudest.

In fact, the best term would be that it “is forgotten. At the visual level, Madame throws if you’ll pardon the expression.