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Harman/kardon GLA-55

Harman/kardon GLA-55
alaScore 87

55 reviews

Apr, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 55 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Speakers the Harman/kardon GLA-55 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 55 reviews)

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User Reviews  

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Harman/Kardon GLA-55

 

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A benchmark product!

 

I had been curious about these speakers for quite a while. I found a pretty decent deal on them & decided to bite the bullet. Glad that I did! The first thing that catched you with these speakers is how visually stunning they are. They are true works...

Audiophile quality speakers with looks to match ; Build quality is excellent ; Powerful

Expensive ; Input/Output flexibility is lacking ; No remote

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A benchmark product!

 

I had been curious about these speakers for quite a while. I found a pretty decent deal on them & decided to bite the bullet. Glad that I did! The first thing that catched you with these speakers is how visually stunning they are. They are true works...

Audiophile quality speakers with looks to match ; Build quality is excellent ; Powerful

Expensive ; Input/Output flexibility is lacking ; No remote

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Audiophile sound for your PC & more!

 

I was using a pair of Advent AV570\'s (35wpc, still going strong after all these years!) but fell in love with these speakers. They are very versatile & are much more than just pc speakers. I am currently using them hooked up to an HDTV. They up the...

Excellent Sound Quality","Gorgeous","Powerful

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Absolutely Stunning Sound

 

I'm totally blown away but these speaker, the bass is tight and deep, as strong as having a powered subwoofer. Sound is warm and crisp. I'm wordless to describe this. The best desktop speakers i've heard this far.

Great Sound Quality

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Absolutely Stunning Sound

 

I\'m totally blown away but these speaker, the bass is tight and deep, as strong as having a powered subwoofer. Sound is warm and crisp. I\'m wordless to describe this. The best desktop speakers i\'ve heard this far.

Great Sound Quality

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Harman Kardon GLA-55 desktop speakers

 

Some speakers are destined to blend discreetly into your environment. Not so the Harman Kardon GLA-55, whose multi-faceted-diamond looks are positivel...

Great audio quality, visually appealing design

Expensive

At around $1000, the GLA-55 speakers sit at the high-end for iPod audio. The money buys something of an artwork in the speakers' unique design alone, but there's also some smart acoustic engineering at work here. A combination of powerful...

PC ADVISOR - RECOMMENDED

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Harman Kardon GLA-55 review

 

The Harman Kardon GLA-55 is a striking two-way speaker system featuring transparent cabinets and bi-amped drivers with digital crossovers.

At around £700 the GLA-55 speakers sit at the high-end for iPod audio. The money buys something of an artwork in the speakers’ unique design alone, but there's also some smart acoustic engineering at work here. A combination of powerful amplification,...

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Harman Kardon GLA-55 review

 

Harman Kardon's GLA-55 speakers offer striking looks and a quality sound

Very striking looks, fantastic sound quality

Expensive, sound can be a bit clinical, looks won’t suit everyone

At around £700 the GLA-55 speakers sit at the high-end for iPod audio. The money buys something of an artwork in the speakers’ unique design alone, but there’s also some smart acoustic engineering at work here. A combination of powerful amplification,...

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Harman Kardon GLA-55

 

Harman Kardon's GLA-55 speakers effortlessly blend art with precise engineering to create a truly unique set of speakers

Amazing transparent Crystalline design ; Touch volume control

Ultra-expensive for just desktop speakers

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Product Specifications

The Harman Kardon GLA-55 is a two-piece loudspeaker system. No desktop audio system before it has merged art and science so beautifully and so functionally. Every detail, from the facets of its bass-reflex enclosures to its custom chrome tubing, has been designed to complement its astonishingly high sonic quality. From the powerful bass of the Atlas woofers to the crystal-clear highs of the aluminum tweeters to the touch-sensitive volume controls, the GLA-55 system is audio luxury. It's also extremely versatile, and can be used with your computer, iPod, or virtually any audio device with a 3.5mm output. GLA-55 speakers feature many proprietary technologies to provide the highest quality sound, including astonishing bass and clear, accurate sound in any location.

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:12in
Height:12in
Width:4.9in

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Manufacturer:Harman International Industries
Model:GLA-55
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Harman/kardon

Speaker System

Amplification Type:Active
Audio System Nominal Output Power:112Watt
Connectivity Technology:Wired
Response Bandwidth:35 - 20000Hz
Speaker System Type:PC multimedia speakers
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