Highlight 1/2020 The 5.1 system of Arendal delights with ist outstanding musicality and a highly dynamical ability despite of the compact format. We highly recommend the set of five 1723 S THX plus Subwoofer 1. Score Summing it up: + Excellent sound + Strong power handling ability + Extremely powerful subwooer Sound (70% of overall [...]
Powerful sound from Norway! Highly dynamic 5.1 THX certified system with bookshelf loudspeakers! Appearing from nowhere about two years ago, the brand Arendal already created a wave of enthusiasm with their loudspeakers in our editorial office. Now is the time they fulfil the wishes of many fans of this brand: the Norwegians want to make [...]
Recommended! By Steve Withers. "Dunkirk's explosions hit with a visceral LFE impact. The Subwoofer 1 attacks without overstaying its welcome" Verdict "Not as small as its name suggests, this superbly-built 5.1 system can be driven hard to deliver a dynamic and enjoyable performance." Read the full original review here.
REFERENCE! "This subwoofer is a clear reference at its price point, and a measure for quality and quantity!" By Magnus Fredholm, Hemmabio. Read the full review HERE.
BEST PRODUCT - HOME THEATRE SPEAKER SYSTEM 2019-2020 "Offering a powerful performance from easy to accommodate cabinets, Arendal Sound’s THX Ultra-certified multichannel package brings Hollywood to your home theatre. The two-way 1723 Monitor S THX standmounts, with 6.5in midbass drivers and waveguided tweeters, showcase a transparent sound, with excellent dispersion and extreme dynamics. This standard [...]
EXCELLENT! The Norwegian brand Arendal already caused quite a furore with high-performance THX-licensed speaker systems. The Arendal 1723 systems are the first choice for ambitious home cinemas thanks to their dynamics, tight sound, low-distortion and unsurpassed finish. In our current issue, we line up the smallest out of four Arendal Subwoofers for a review as [...]
Excellent value! By Jamie Biesemans. Arendal's speakers are well suited for building a dedicated home theater. People looking for a good price-quality ratio should without a doubt consider the Norwegian brand’s offering. You do need to have the room for larger speakers, as even the 'compact' S versions are still quite large. The speakers are a bit too massive [...]
"Hey - I love it" "I can not recommend these speakers enough" "...gobs of low end bass as they are in the wormhole, the low end just vibrates and rattles everything thats loose in your room..." "...the musical score in chapter 10 sounded amazing with its slow orchestral buildup. The pipe organ here sounds [...]
PRODUCT OF THE YEAR 2018 Read the complete review HERE (Norwegian). Impressive Norwegian sound Arendal really has something to bring to this price range. 1723 Monitor S is maybe not the hifi-purists immediate choice, however if you are looking for a speaker that is dynamic, energetic, alive and really fun to listen to, it is a clear [...]
Arendal Sound 1723 Monitor S THX system 5.1 bookshelf loudspeakers (Monitor S, Center S, Surround S and Subwoofer 1.5) Highlight 6/2018 at HiFi-Test TV+HIFI HiFi-Test Veredict: Reference-grade, Outstanding, 1,0 Arendal offers dynamic Hollywood cinema sound in original quality with the compact 1723 Monitor S THX system. The price of the 1723 Monitor S THX system [...]