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Review in “Stereo” (Germany), October 2007
Wavecor custom 5” midrange receives fabulous critic in review of Virgo V, the latest creation from German High-Ender Audio Physic.
“.........Two of my favourite loudspeakers in this class, the B&W 804 S with the famous yellow driver, a design by the British manufacturer, which is not supported in place by a surround, as well as Dynaudio's Contour S 3.4 also walk the extra mile when it comes to the midrange unit. As a two-and-a half way design, the Dynaudio does not feature a specific midrange driver chassis, and yet each time I hear it I am impressed by its definition and neutrality. Fierce enemies the both of them, and so the Virgo was facing a hard battle loudspeaker. However, the loudspeaker fought back in the midrange unit and won on points. Blessed with tonal sonority and a wonderfully seamless transition to the woofer, the HHCM came out winner in the categories of resolution, precision and transparency. Even B&W’s yellow masterpiece could not hold a candle to the HHCM: it sounded slightly lumpy which was enough to make it seem heavier and less resolving of the musical texture. How on earth Dynaudio manages to achieve such a wonderfully airy and uninhibited sound reproduction despite the absence of a specific midrange design will remain the Danes’ secret. However, even the Contour had to step back in line when the Virgo turned on its charm sounding smooth, sweet and colourful.......” READ THE COMPLETE REVIEW HERE.