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 Pioneer SP-FS52Contestant number one is the Pioneer SP-FS52.

 Cerwin-Vega XLS-28Now we will have look at an alternative, the Cerwin-Vega XLS-28.


Pioneer SP-FS52

Cerwin-Vega XLS-28


+ Triple woofer + tweeter combo.
+ Sophisticated crossover.
+ Curved cabinet design.

+ 3-way class.
+ High fidelity audio with great bass.
+ High performing drivers and cooling methods in place.
+ Advanced circuitry.


We are big fans of Pioneer's accessible audio range, and it's not hard to see why. Pioneer is a trusted brand name. This floor-standing pair feature optimization that really raises the bar as far as we are concerned. They embody some of the best attributes of Pioneers high-end models and benefit from several decades of experience too.

They are a little more accessibly priced and provide a premium listening experience. The bass is impressive but not overbearing, and the crossover is seamless. All areas are covered, giving a nice natural overall sound. This is why it's one of the best tower speakers on our list.

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