MartinLogan CLX™ Loudspeaker Wins Product of the Year
For Immediate Release
Devin Zell, MartinLogan
Assistant Marketing Manager
Lawrence, KS 66046, USA
Lawrence, Kansas, October 29, 2008 - MartinLogan is proud to announce their flagship full -range electrostatic loudspeaker, the CLX, has been honored by UK magazine HiFi+ with a 2008 Product of the Year Legacy award.
The HiFi+ Product of the Year Legacy award not only recognizes the excellence of an individual product, but also the reputation and proven record of support by the company behind the product.
"It is ultimately the satisfied voice of our customers and industry peers that thoroughly rewards all who pour heart and mind into Martin Logan's proud and passionate pursuit of exemplary performance," said David Allen, MartinLogan Senior Vice President of Design and Product Development.
The CLX full -range electrostatic loudspeaker was introduced this May at the 2008 Munich High End show in Munich, Germany where it unanimously won Best Stereo Performance. It is available in a variety of custom finish options and is priced from $22,000 to $30,000 (US retail) per pair.
MartinLogan, one of the most respected names in audio, is located in Lawrence, Kansas, where 80 employees handcraft the company's ultimate loudspeaker products. The speaker systems, incorporating MartinLogan's patented CLS™ (Curvilinear Line Source) high -resolution electrostatic technology and ATF™ (Advanced Thin Film) transducers, range in price from $299 to $30,000 (US Retail). The subwoofer systems range in price from $649 to $3,495 (US Retail).
HiFi+ is rapidly becoming the most respected English language magazine within the international audio community. With a stance that seeks to understand and explain the products under review, rather than simply dictating which product they think you should buy, it is engendering respect amongst readers and manufacturers alike. System context is important to that process, but so too is the historical context, recognition of which is the motivation behind their creation of the special Legacy award category, recognition of the longevity and serviceability of both a company and the products it produces, guarantee of a long and happy working life for their customers.