201003_focus_fc9_bPrice: $1999 per pair

Website: www.focusaudio.com

Philip said: . . . the FC 9’s greatest asset is its sound: pure, powerful, and precise, a collection of traits that made for an engrossing listening experience. If you have the space and are in the market for a well-designed, gorgeously crafted pair of floorstanding speakers, you should hear the Classic FC 9.

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The gist: Focus competes with the Paradigms and PSBs of the world.