What Hi-Fi? recently hosted their annual awards at the fabulous Hilton Hotel on London’s Park Lane. The highly contested Stereo Speaker Product of the Year category was won by Bowers and Wilkins as well as numerous other accolades for the brand highlighted below.
2014 Stereo Speaker – Product of the Year
Possibly the most important category to Bowers & Wilkins, the 685 S2 received the award for best standmounter priced between £400-£800.
What Hi-Fi? describes the 685 S2s as,
“A superb pair of speakers that are hugely thrilling. These are the speakers we’d put on to get our friends into hi-fi.”
Best floorstander speakers (£600-£1200)
The 683 S2s were also recognised as a best floorstanding speaker priced between £600-£1200.
What Hi-Fi? describes the 683 S2s as,
“Another winner for B&W, these speakers are tremendously talented. We’re impressed by their power, scale and delicacy – they’re wonderfully versatile.”
Best style speaker packages
Dominating in the speaker package category was both the MT-50 (5 x M1’s and an ASW608 subwoofer) in the best style package priced between £1000-£1400 and the MT-60D (5 x M1’s and a PV1D subwoofer) in the best style package priced £1800+.
What Hi-Fi? describes the MT-50 as,
“A small, flexible and hugely impressive sounding package with excellent build quality and stylish looks.”
What Hi-Fi? explains that the MT-60D
“Ticks all our performance boxes: a true all-rounder, confident in multichannel and stereo, beautifully built and versatile.
These awards are highly regarded within the industry and we are very proud to be associated with Bowers & Wilkins in our stores. Give us a call or visit us at either branch to experience the award winning Bowers & Wilkins products for yourself.