7 Value-Minded Architectural Speakers

Architectural speakers from companies such as Monitor Audio, SpeakerCraft and Sunfire offer both cost effectiveness and high performance.


Who says that cost effectiveness and performance are mutual exclusive properties? 

If electronics professionals were to poll their clients, they would likely find clients would respond almost unanimously that they desire both value and performance from just about nearly every product they buy, whether it be kitchen appliances, cars and or in this case A/V gear.

Thankfully, there are many manufacturers in the architectural speaker category that have recognized what people want. Highlighting a few of these solutions, here are nine value-minded speakers from some of the industry’s top companies including:

  • Jamo
  • Monitor Audio
  • Niles
  • Noble Fidelity
  • PSB
  • SpeakerCraft
  • Sunfire



About the Author

Robert Archer
Robert Archer:

Bob is an audio enthusiast who has written about consumer electronics for various publications within Massachusetts before joining the staff of CE Pro in 2000. Bob is THX Level I certified, and he's also taken classes from the Imaging Science Foundation (ISF) and Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA). Bob has also served as the technology editor for CE Pro's sister publication Commercial Integrator. In his personal time beyond his family, he's studied guitar and music theory at Sarrin Music Studios in Wakefield, Mass., and he also studies Kyokushin karate at 5 Dragons and Brazilian jiu-jitsu at Binda Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.