!! KEF WIN WHAT HIFI PRODUCT OF THE YEAR FOR THE £799 LS50 !!
!! KEF WIN WHAT HIFI PRODUCT OF THE YEAR FOR THE £450 Q300 !!
OBVIOUSLY HISTORY REPEATS ITSELF
Kef are celebrating 50 years of manufacturing fine loudspeakers this year. From the early innovations of founder/designer Raymond Cooke the design firsts just keep on coming. Pure research at the highest level gives the expertise to improve the entire range.
The latest high end revolutions of Muon and Blade develop technology are clearly visible in latest affordable series of T, KHT, Q, and Reference.
Our favourites are the LS50, brilliant little package, The R300, an extra £200 gives a bigger sound and deeper bass, and the R500/700 floorstanders, which are absolute bargains.
Nothing comes close in a speakers at £ 1500-2000
What are all the letters for?
E series for surround systems with 5 small speakers and a subwoofer. Used for tv/movie systems can also be used for stereo music. £899 for a complete 5.1 package.
T series for super-slim surround with 5 speakers and a subwoofer. Also primarily for tv/movies but with enhanced music capability. These are the face of hiigh technology making conventional speakers super-slim and yet actually imporoving the perfromance at the same time. Highly recommended Prices from £ 1200 to £ 1700 for complete 5.1 packages
Q series is a more conventional box loudspeaker design made for faithful full range sound. Also excels in surround with added matching centre, rears, and subwoofer. There is even a special deal when buying as a package. The Q range includes the multi-award winning Q300. Priced in pairs before extra speakers from £ 379 to £ 1200/pair
R series is the getting serious speaker range, but with incredible value for money as the exact technology developed for the mighty Blade at £ 20k trickles down to speakers at £ 599 to £ 2750
Reference Series, famous for sound quality without compromise, these speakers can run stereo and cinema systems of the highest performance with pairs from £ 2999 to £ 9999 and special finishes above that!
Blade is the stunning Kef award winning design concept become reality. Click on the link below, check out the elegant shape showing form following function and click on a few colours to show what £20,000 can do!
Blade now has a baby brother, Blade2, £ 15,000 per pair
Muon is the expression of performance without design limits, wonder at the shape, the ground-breaking performance, and the mouth watering price. This is a limited edition project with only 100 pairs available
Email me for the price. It's into 6 figures!
New V, X and M series announced
V series gives you 3 options for making your tv sound better, 3 versions £599, £ 699, £799
X series is for making your computer sound great, £600/pair
M series are the coolest and best sounding headphones around, £ 150 and £ 250
Here are the models:
New E series home cinema system launched, E 305 5.1 inc subwoofer for £ 899
Successor to the super successful Kef 'eggs' the new E series sound even better and cost slightly less
T series, the beautiful new baby
Cynical hifi professionals (such as me) had to experience these to believe them. A new magnet development has given these super slim surround speakers a brilliant sound from a case slimmer than the slimmest flatscreen.
Full 5.1 systems range from £ 1200 to £ 1700, our favourite is the middle one, T205, a bargain for £ 1500
T105 5.1 £ 1200, T205 £ 1500, T305 £1700
Proper hifi loudspeakers, 2 compact and 3 floorstanders from £ 399 to £ 1200
Q300 is the What Hifi Loudspeaker of the year, and a steal at only £ 450
The biggest sellers in the range, these give fantastic sound and outstanding value. When you want your loudspeakers to look and sound like loudspeakers should, then check these out. Always on demonstration at Lyric.
Q500, great sound and super slim, £ 700, Q700 adds deep bass £999, Q900 to fill any room £ 1200
Now available, R series
R Series is the most exciting development in performance speakers for years.
Technology developed for the mighty Blades has trickled down to give a range which devastates virtually any speaker in the price range
It's that good!
The range starts with the £ 599 R100, super compact, super clear, a bit bass shy cured by going to either LS50 at £ 799 or R300
The R300 at £ 999 gives a wide open spacious sound from a compact box, outperforming many floorstanders. Top recommendation!
R500 at £ 1499 and R700 at £1999 are always on demonstration and are both brilliant
Superslim R 500s are great, R700s even better, especially on deep bass
If you want to invest in the next level up of speakers then you must check these out.
Available in gloss white, gloss black, rosewood and walnut
This shot shows the R100 £599, R300 £999, R500 £1499, R700 £1999
There is also the R900 for large large rooms. Room filling full range bass and the performance is a bargain at £ 2750
The range is completed by a choice of matching centre speakers, dipole rears, and subwoofer
The Reference Series
The latest Reference features one bookshelf, two floorstanders and matching centre/rears.
The engineering excellence of Kef Reference has been around for over 20 years, this latest version is ground-breaking
Blade technology is applied, giving a range with much better clarity and dynamics in compact boxes.
Reference One bookshelf speakers are £ 4499 per pair,
The Three and Fives are tall slim floorstanders at £ 7500 and £ 10,500 per pair
The Threes use a double bass unit system to give a big spread of sound with superb dynamics.
The Fives have 2 extra bass units to go deeper and fill rooms better, SUPERB