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    Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    B&O's 137Kg, 18-driver speakers designed as sound engineer's "wildest dream".
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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    because obviously they are gonna cost a crapload of money, can we get a cheaper version with no fancy tech in it just for something that look cool and it is just a speaker?

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    As with most of B&O stuff, vast case of form over function. Even if I could afford it I'd rather have a nice set of good electrostatics with a couple of decent subs.

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    These are the about the best example of "If you have to ask the price you can't afford it" I've seen for a while.

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    Daft question time, what do you hook these up to? looks like it has heafty internals so would you still need a reciver?
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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    Place your bets now.

    Without studying the audio market, how does £18000 sound?

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    Hexus competition, no?

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    Quote Originally Posted by miniyazz View Post
    Place your bets now.

    Without studying the audio market, how does £18000 sound?
    Integrated amps and DSPs, $30K-100K could possibly be higher.

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    Quote Originally Posted by miniyazz View Post
    Place your bets now.

    Without studying the audio market, how does £18000 sound?
    spot on.

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    Quote Originally Posted by miniyazz View Post
    Place your bets now.

    Without studying the audio market, how does £18000 sound?
    probably more like 7000-10000 quid or $12000-$18000 USD

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    Id have said, given that its B&O, and that amps are included, that its gonna cost you an arm AND a leg.

    Or £137,569-99.

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    Quote Originally Posted by zaph0d View Post
    These are the about the best example of "If you have to ask the price you can't afford it" I've seen for a while.
    Not really.
    More a case of "If you don't ask the price, you're stupid!".

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    Quote Originally Posted by miniyazz View Post
    Place your bets now.

    Without studying the audio market, how does £18000 sound?
    Quadruple it. The Kef Muon is pretty old now and it's £70k RRP.

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    From What-HiFi :-

    The BeoLab 90, which is due on sale on 17th November (the date of the 90th anniversary) and will cost "£26,995 per unit"
    Jon

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    Re: Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 90 speakers: "the future of sound"

    Wow!

    Who'd have thought that the future of sound was designed by 1970's furniture manufacturers?
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