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B&W MM-1

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Bowers & Wilkins MM-1 Computer Speakers Review

The Gadgeteer
20 October 2010
  • Excerpt: There are a lot of things to like about the new MM1 computer speakers from Bowers & Wilkins , the makers of the famous Zeppelin iPod dock/speaker. And while these don’t have the audacious design philosophy of the Zeppelin or even B&W’s legendary floor standing speakers, the MM1s stand-out on their own merits. They are clean, both in sound and design. And they are fastidiously accurate. The are desk-top speakers designed for what is called “near field” listening.
  • Pros: Perfectly balanced sound for near-field listening., Understated good looks - especially when matched with MacBook or iMac., Impeccable build quality.
  • Cons: If you want volume for volume's sake, look elsewhere., Expensive.
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Overall 8
8.0

Bowers & Wilkins MM-1

PC Magazine
6 October 2010
  • Conclusion: Hardly an overpriced design piece, the Bowers & Wilkins MM-1 is a fantastic pair of high-end PC speakers worth saving up for.
  • Pros: Stellar audio performance with excellent clarity in mid and high frequencies. Laudable bass response without a subwoofer. Pulls audio from USB port for cleaner signal. Remote can control iTunes on your PC.
  • Cons: Expensive. Remote control is awkward to hold. Cables could be longer.
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Bowers & Wilkins MM-1 Review

besttechie.net
3 August 2010
  • Excerpt: When I picked up the Bowers & Wilkins MM-1 speakers, I have to admit I was a bit nervous about shelling out $500 for 2.0 speaker set.  Even after listening to them in the Apple store for a while, it was difficult to tell whether or not these speakers could live up to their steep price tag.  Nonetheless, I bought them for my birthday and I do not regret it.  These are amazing speakers.  They produce crisp and clear sound.  The highs, mids, and lows are excellent.
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Overall 10
10

Bowers & Wilkins MM-1 Review

Maclife
1 July 2010
Overall 10
10

Bowers & Wilkins MM-1 Computer Speakers Review

maximum pc
23 June 2010
  • Excerpt: We’ve reviewed a number of great speakers, but we haven’t been this excited about a set of boom boxes since we laid hands on the eponymous Cambridge SoundsWorks MicroWorks in the very first issue of boot magazine—way back in September 1996. Listening to Peter Gabriel’s new album Scratch My Back on Bowers & Wilkins’ MM-1 computer speakers sent chills down our spines, a sensation rapidly followed by slack-jawed awe.
  • Pros: Exquisite audio reproduction; elegant design.
  • Cons: Very expensive; short-ish, hardwired cable on right speaker cabinet.
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Bowers & Wilkins MM-1 Speakers Review

Zath
30 January 2012
  • Excerpt: If you’ve been reading my posts over the past few years on a regular basis, you’ll know by know that I’m a self confessed audiophile . My iTunes library is full of lossless tracks that I’ve ripped from my growing CD collection (yes, until I can download music losslessly, I will continue to buy CDs and vinyls), but until now I haven’t had a truly great pair of speakers that can do all of those tracks justice.
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Bowers & Wilkins MM-1 USB Speakers Reviewed

Gadgetoid
23 October 2011
  • Conclusion: In conclusion, when you combine their compactness, their stunning sound, their audio-purist friendly USB connectivity and their clean, minimalist and beautiful design I can confidently say that these are the best speakers I’ve tested thus far. Connecting them to a computer with anything other than their USB cable, however, would be an injustice and the remote is certainly something you could leave in the box.
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Bowers and Wilkins MM-1

TechRadar UK
14 February 2011
  • Excerpt: The basic size of the Bowers and Wilkins MM-1 (10cm square by 17cm high) is no great surprise, and the look doesn't give much away.
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Overall 9
9.0

Bowers & Wilkins' MM-1 PC speakers deliver great audio

Good Gear Guide.au
13 January 2011
  • Summary: For a company that also sells audiophile grade music online, we were ready to question the Bowers & Wilkins MM-1's limitation to 16-bit resolution digital audio. As it happens, this speaker system makes something of a silk purse out of CD-quality music. It's bouncy, infectiously rhythmic given half the chance, and incredibly wideband sounding.
  • Pros: Wonderful audio, compact
  • Cons: Expensive for PC speakers
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Overall 9
9.0

Bowers & Wilkins MM-1 review

PC Advisor
29 December 2010
  • Summary: The Bowers & Wilkins MM-1 is a stereo speaker system for the desktop, offering a taste of audiophile sound from the British loudspeaker specialist.
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