Dynaudio Focus 260Price: $4900 per pair

Website: www.dynaudio.com

Aron said: It has proven to be a highly dynamic, emotive model that offers a great deal of innovative technology and quality engineering in a compact package. The combination of uncanny bass control, velvety midrange, and top-end sweetness is as addictive as melted chocolate on a New York cheesecake.

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The gist: Maybe Dynaudio’s greatest strength is in their mid-sized floorstanders.