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 [...]
Highlight 1/2020 The new Arendal Sound 1961 Subwoofer 1V delivers a tight, mighty bass with an impressive power handling within this price range. It can be perfectly integrated in any system or room, optimizing the sound thanks to its 3-band PEQ. Score Summing it up: + 3-band equalizer + extreme dynamics + freely configurable Sound [...]
Southern Earthquake What is it that really is so difficult about subwoofers? Can’t you just get a big hefty driver that plays loud and put in the largest amp you can find? By Håvard Holmedal, Stereo+. Original review in Norwegian can be read HERE. It’s no problem getting expensive subwoofers to play well, the challenge [...]
A good deal of power! Arendal 1961 Subwoofer: A new loudspeaker range The Norwegian loudspeaker specialist Arendal Sound has already taken a lot of credit for their 1723 range. A crisp, powerful sound, as well as a crystal-clear presentation are aspects that make the Arendal Sound setups popular, especially among home cinema fans. Introducing the [...]
BEST VALUE SUBWOOFER 2019/20 Click HERE to read the full award. "ALTHOUGH THE ENTRY-LEVEL model in Arendal’s stable, and priced to appeal to those taking their first steps into serious subwoofer territory, there’s more to the 1961 Subwoofer 1S than just a 12.2in custom driver in a sealed HDF cabinet. This bassmaker also introduces Arendal’s Avalanche [...]
ARENDAL AIMS FOR AN AVALANCHE OF BASS By Mark Craven. Click HERE to read the full review. WE SAY "A great-value, powerful new addition to Arendal's lineup with a control system that, while not the slickest around, introduces fine-tuning potential." FINAL VERDICT BEST BUY!
"the best sounding system I´ve owned...""the 11.1 channel setup is by far the best sounding system I´ve owned...""the amount of chest vibrating bass was crazy...""you end up in a nice perfect bubble sound...""...hugest sound stages I´ve heard thanks in part to those waveguides and soft dome tweeters...""I came form M&K S150 which I´ve had for [...]
NICE BASS! "Prior to this we have tested and enjoyed the Arendal Sound 1723-series. First, they conquered Norway, then Scandinavia and later Europe. Here comes the next series, 1961. We have tested both subwoofers. By: Magnus Fredholm. Arendal Sound have told us that 1961 is going to be cheaper than 1723 and 1961 will also [...]
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.