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alaScore 83

8 reviews

Apr, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 reviews of B&W CM5. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Speakers for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the B&W CM5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 83/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (

B&W CM5 review


B&W's CM5s look like the Award-winning 685s in a posh frock, but can they cut the mustard?

Can be pushed hard ; powerful bass ; focused sound

Midrange and treble sounds weak ; a slight lack of finesse

The CM5s wow in certain areas, but leave a little to be desired in others – good, but not class-leading

Mar, 2009

Expert review by : Greg Borrowman (

B&W CM5 Loudspeakers Review and Test


B&W's CM5s are quality speakers in every sense of the word. The pedigree is exceptional, the engineering is outstanding, the workmanship impeccable, and the sound quality is everything you could want from a pair of small stand-mount speakers… and more…

Thank you for searching out Australian HI-FI Magazine’s equipment review and laboratory test of the B&W CM5 Loudspeakers originally published in Australian Hi-Fi Magazine, March/April 2011 (Volume 42 Number 2).

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Just wanted to add a new point of view do to direct comper to B&W 805s.

May, 2012

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as flamenco guitar player ( hobby ) that spending time is a recordong studio

Apr, 2012

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very nice compared to focal n lower line b&w , tight bass clean mid n a smooth tweeter

Sep, 2009