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Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3

Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3
alaScore 93

6 reviews

Feb, 2020

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3. The average rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. People are impressed by the size. The design also gets good feedback, but many are less positive about the price.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Steve Guttenberg (cnet.com)

Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 review

 

Bowers & Wilkins' co-founder John Bowers once said, "The best loudspeaker isn't the one that produces the most, it's the one that loses the least." Those words rang true when I started listening to the company's flagship 805 D3 monitors; they let the...

The Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 is one of the best standmount speakers you can buy. The speaker combines immaculate build quality and sumptuous good looks. Sound quality is amongst the best of the best with a wide and deep soundstage and excellent...

The 805 D3 is priced like the ultra-high-end speaker it is. Its relative lack of low end won't suit bass heads.

The Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 are the supercharged sportscars of the high-end speaker world, combining whiplash-inducing looks, cutting edge technology and exquisite performance.

Apr, 2016

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Expert review by : Simon Osborne-Walker (trustedreviews.com)

Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3

 

B&W has a rich pedigree in speaker design, and its 800 series is the pinnacle of the British company's impressive lineup. We're talking dome tweeters formed from man-made diamond and housed in their own aluminium enclosures, mid-bass drivers made from...

Beautiful speakers for a small room, with outstanding imaging precision and clarity. But not for bass-heads.

Nov, 2016

Expert review by : Steve Guttenberg (cnet.co.uk)

Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 review

 

Bowers & Wilkins' co-founder John Bowers once said, "The best loudspeaker isn't the one that produces the most, it's the one that loses the least." Those words rang true when I started listening to the company's flagship 805 D3 monitors; they let the...

The Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 is one of the best standmount speakers you can buy. The speaker combines immaculate build quality and sumptuous good looks. Sound quality is amongst the best of the best with a wide and deep soundstage and excellent...

The 805 D3 is priced like the ultra-high-end speaker it is. Its relative lack of low end won't suit bass heads.

The Bowers & Wilkins 805 D3 are the supercharged sportscars of the high-end speaker world, combining whiplash-inducing looks, cutting edge technology and exquisite performance.

Apr, 2016

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