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Stereophile 2012 Speaker of the Year Award – Vivid Audio Oval K1

Vivid K1 stereophile POTY 2012

Loudspeaker of the Year Vivid Audio Oval K1 ($24,990/pair; reviewed by John Marks, Vol.35 No.10 Review) “This race was tight. Of the 11 worthy contenders in our “Loudspeakers” category, seven—from the overachieving Joseph Audio Pulsar to the otherworldly MBL Radialstrahler 101E Mk.II—garnered first-place votes. But no loudspeaker impressed our writers more than Vivid Audio’s Oval K1, an […]

Stereophile Review Of Vivid K1

By John Marks • Posted: Oct 10, 2012 I’ve had Vivid Audio’s Oval K1 loudspeaker here for several months. Over many years, the only other speaker brands I’ve written about as much as I have Vivid have been Wilson Benesch and Shahinian Acoustics, whose speakers I still revere and can recommend without reservation—to the right […]