Winner of The Absolute Sound's Product of the Year Award: Sonus faber Venere 1.5 Bookshelf Loudspeaker an Archetype of Excellent Sound, Design, Appearance, Concept, and Execution
Extreme Detail, Expansive Soundstaging, Amazing Cohesion, Wonderful Balance, Ample Power: Easy-to-Drive Sonus faber Venere 1.5 Bookshelf Loudspeaker a Stellar High-End Audio Bargain
There's just so much to be said for the Sonus faber Venere 1.5 bookshelf loudspeaker. Fast, involving, invigorating. Balanced, graceful, and yet powerful enough to convey low-end weight and midrange oomph with conviction. Performance that will convince you that you're listening to a larger, multi-driver loudspeaker. Timbral detail, expansive front-to-back soundstaging, remarkable ambience. Remarkable cohesion between the Curv-coned woofer and German-made silk-dome tweeter. Impedance and efficiency levels that make it a cinch to drive. Bewitching looks, sterling build-quality, and amazingly modest cost. These are among the many reasons why Venere 1.5, winner of The Absolute Sound's Product of the Year Award, ranks as one of the best values in audio. Your little Italian goddess awaits.
"The Model 1.5 was so irresistible on a multitude of levels – concept, design, cost, and sound."
– The Absolute Sound, Product of the Year Award
Easy to Place in Any Setup, Fast and Energetic Sound, Superior Stand
The front positioning of the Venere 1.5's reflex conduct makes placement in the environment extremely easy and enhances the potential of the drivers (one mid-woofer with a Curv cone and a 29mm tweeter with silk dome created by DKM), generating sound that is fresh, fast. and always exciting. The sloping front baffle, featuring curved lines, allows for perfect timing and effective dialogue between the drivers, ensuring enthralling listening experiences. Particular attention is paid to the stand whose tempered-glass base and adjustable aluminum feet provide not only uniformity of style with other Venere speakers but also a specific feature: The feet allow for effective coupling to the ground, giving vivid and clean sound. This two-way speaker, as all members of the Venere family, is easy to use and suitable for a variety of two-channel, multi-channel and home-theater setups.
Sonus faber: A Proud Legacy of Award-Winning Loudspeaker Design
Few loudspeakers are as immediately recognizable as those crafted by Sonus faber. For more than three decades, the Italian-based manufacturer has designed speakers whose exacting details, exotic lines, high-performance abilities, and eye-catching architecture mirror the desirable traits of famed Italian sports cars. Sonus faber models have won awards from practically every respected audiophile outlet in every corner of the world. Combining artisan woodcraft, modern metalwork, and traditional and cutting-edge electroacoustic technology, they serve as lavish instruments that play back music with vibrant energy, dynamics, emotionalism, and authority. Music Direct is honored to carry Sonus faber's celebrated loudspeakers.