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Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2

Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2
alaScore 89

9 reviews

Oct, 2020

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, 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 and design.

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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 CM6 S2 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by : Myron Ho (

Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2 Bookshelf Speakers Reviewed


Myron Ho reviews Bowers & Wilkins' new CM6 S2 bookshelf speaker, which retails for $2,000/pair and incorporates technologies from the company's much more expensive speaker lines.

The B&W CM6 S2s have exceptionally accurate imaging, far above their price class ; These speakers have classic B&W neutrality, but with a little more fun ; Their wide dispersion characteristics make for a very big sweet spot

The speaker's moderately low sensitivity combined with a low minimum impedance means you need to carefully select your amplification ; A subwoofer is required to get truly chest-slamming bass

I would put the B&W CM6 S2s in the same class as the very best bookshelf speakers out there. For a lot more money, you can get speakers that sound as good in the midrange and up while giving you more bass detail, more bass output, and more dynamic...

Nov, 2014

Expert review by : What Hi-Fi? (

B&W CM6 S2 review


The CM6 S2s produce a regimented, tightly-controlled sound but lack the freedom of expression of the class-leaders

Excellent sense of spaciousness Open, clear treble Tight, controlled bass Luxurious appearance and finish

Lacking low-level dynamics Not the most communicative sound

The B&W CM6 S2s are good speakers. They’re built to impress and they sound impressive on a number of different levels. They just struggle to communicate dynamics and subtlety, and it’s these missing links that stop us from completely falling for them....

Sep, 2014

EISA AWARD - Best Product 2015-2016

Expert review by : EISA (

Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2


EUROPEAN LOUDSPEAKER 2015-2016 - Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2: The latest addition to the British brand's five-strong CM series, the CM6 S2 is the only standmount in the line-up to feature ‘Tweeter on Top' technology, which sees the 25mm tweeter mounted...

Aug, 2015

Expert review by : Stephen Dawson (

Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2 loudspeakers REVIEW


The Bowers & Wilkins CM6 S2 loudspeakers delivered such a startlingly realistic performance that occasionally we shivered with the sheer excitement of it all.

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