30 YEARS OF GOLD SOUNDS
4ow a breakthrough in metal alloy research led to a re"olution in sound for your li"ing room
onitor Audio has been at the heart of the British hi-fi industry for over 40 years. It’s built a reputation for excellence in myriad areas and at every price.
It does budget bookshelf speakers hand-crafted, floorstanding behemoths tiny, wall-mountable surround speakers even wireless all-in-one systems that play everything the internet (or your smartphone) can throw at them.
The range is diverse, but you can always tell a .onitor Audio product. Each one has an effortless, timeless classiness to its design – and there’s a family sound, painstakingly honed through fanatical attention to detail.
That dedication runs through every part of the company’s R D process. It resulted in the discovery that the ultra-strong, ultra-light C-CA. material could be used for its drivers – and therefore consign the delicate, prone-to-distort, and heavy, leaden-sounding drivers of the time to the sonic dustbin.
Turns out, .onitor Audio was really on to something, and the company’s sonic signature, which it continues to perfect and refine to this day, was born. Read on to find out how.