An Ideal Active Wireless Loudspeaker System for Laptops and TV Setups: Versatile, Acclaimed KEF Egg Mini Speakers Also Stream aptX Bluetooth, Feature Built-In Amp, DAC, and Uni-Q Drivers
Taking its name from its fun elliptical shape, the KEF Egg active mini speakers/wireless digital music system is a real all-rounder – pun intended. Stream songs from mobile devices over aptX Bluetooth, hear TV shows and films with captivating audio, and turn your laptop into an incredible source with the plug-and-play Egg. Featuring an integrated amplifier and DAC, as well as a 24-bit/96kHz mini USB input, the flexible Egg delivers sonics that belie its size and product category. Egg blows single-speaker solutions away. It even touts KEF's proprietary Uni-Q driver array and patented tangerine waveguide, yielding wide dispersion, finite detail, and marvelous clarity. For all its greatness as a desktop performer, Egg works the same wonders when used with TVs and boasts a simple, distortion-free optical connection for effortless setup. Once you watch your favorite series with Egg, there's no going back. It lays onboard TV speakers to waste. You could take our word for it or just go on what respected outlets such as What Hi-Fi?, Hi-Fi Choice, Hi-Fi World, Digital Trends, and AVForums have said: Egg stands apart. 100% Music Direct Guaranteed.
"A do-it-all wireless digital music system that allies unusual looks to an impressive sound. One of the best you can buy at the price."
– Hi-Fi World, five-globe review
"Their distinctive design and flexible connectivity make for a great start, they follow through with a stunning performance that is consistently competent across a variety of placements."
– What Hi-Fi?, five-star review
"Involving and lively sound; useful inputs; solid build."
– Hi-Fi Choice, Recommended review
"There is also – by the simple nature of the design – a level of stereo image that is simply not present in rivals..."
"At $500 for the rig, you're paying as much for KEF's audio engineering as you are the Egg's versatility. But if you're one who values premium build and sound, the Egg offer a very nice return on your investment, and you feel that as soon as you pull them from their box."
– DigitalTrends.com, Editors' Choice review
"If you're in the market for a stylish, versatile and great-sounding desktop system, then the KEF EGG deserves a place in your basket."