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B&W A5

B&W A5
alaScore 90

7 reviews

Nov, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other iPod Docking Speakers the B&W A5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 7 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

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British Audio Powerhouse Delivers Another AirPlay Hit

 

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Bowers & Wilkins A5 Review

 

Clean, clear and refined sound quality, Huge, jaw-dropping bass response when boundary-loaded, Enjoyable sound with all kinds of music, Plays loudly with very little distortion, Well-finished, inert cabinet design

Midrange and treble response a bit uneven, Sound quality somewhat sensitive to placement, Can’t handle multiple sources or rooms

At just a whisker under $500, the Bowers and Wilkins A5 may be one of the pricier AirPlay music systems on the market today, but it’s also one of the best. Its refined tonal character puts it a few steps above much of the lower-priced competition, and...

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B&W A5

 

A masterclass in wireless speaker design

Great design ; Easy AirPlay set-up ; Tons of detail that competitors lack

Sound is on the small side ; Treble can be a little bright

B&W A5 review: verdict Put the A5 in a real home environment and it will shine.

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